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Castillow reaches ripe old age of 100

There was much celebration in one household in Castleberry last weekend when Pauline Castillow reached the ripe old age of 100 years.  Although she turned ... Read more

1 year ago by Lydia Grimes.


Lambert has spent 39 years in education After 39 years in education, Anne Lambert has decided to retire from Brewton Elementary School, where she has ... Read more

2 years ago by Lydia Grimes.

Blacksher’s haunted legend lives on

Many legends circulate our area and some of the most interesting are the ones that include the stories of unusual occurrences and ghostly sightings. Being ... Read more

3 years ago by Joshua Frye.

Arrest Reports

During the week of Sept. 15, the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office responded to 230 complaints and calls for service and three domestic calls, served 145 ... Read more

3 years ago by Joshua Frye.

Commissioner honored for 24 years of service

Escambia County Commissioner Larry White has been presented with the Tenure in Office Award by the Association of County Commissions of Alabama (ACCA) for his ... Read more

3 years ago by Joshua Frye.

Chase Pittman earns Eagle Scout rank

Chase Pittman is a member of Boy Scout Troop 99, sponsored by the Yorba Linda Sunrise Rotary Club under the leadership of Scoutmaster Shane Adams. ... Read more

3 years ago by Joshua Frye.

WSN Annual Fruit Sale

The annual fruit sale at W.S. Neal High School is under way. Fruits available include red grapefruit, navel oranges, tangerines, Hamlin oranges, red and golden ... Read more

3 years ago by Joshua Frye.

Mason’s seen a lot in her nearly 10 decades

BY LYDIA GRIMES   Those who have lived in Brewton for a long while will know the name of Truby Mason. Mason has lived in ... Read more

3 years ago by Kendra Majors.

WSN begins student newspaper

A mix of talented W.S. Neal High School students is giving a voice to the happenings on their campus by creating a student newspaper. Editor ... Read more

4 years ago by Corey Williams.

Keeping it straight

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Department has a large group of employees working in and around the county jail on St. Nicholas Avenue. Actually there are ... Read more

4 years ago by Lydia Grimes.

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