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Drexell & Honeybee’s reopens on third anniversary

Lisa McMillan is back where she believes she is meant to be – in the kitchen. Reopening after being shut down through the COVID-19 pandemic, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Lisa Tindell.

ECHCA releases latest results in COVID cases

Officials with the Escambia County Healthcare Authority have released the latest information regarding COVID-19 testing and results for the county. Testing is completed at D.W. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Lisa Tindell.

Chili cook-off set at Coastal Alabama campus

Students and visitors to Brewton’s campus of Coastal Alabama Community College will have a special opportunity for lunch and making a contribution to animal rescue ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Lisa Tindell.

Most weather impacts expected Wednesday, Thursday

For the second week in a row, Escambia County is looking at the possibility of severe weather across the area. Escambia County Emergency Management Director ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Lisa Tindell.

Flash flood watch issued for area until Friday

Escambia County Emergency Management Director David Adams has provided information released from the National Weather Service concerning expected heavy rainfall in our area through Friday ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Lisa Tindell.

New jail site selected

The property that will house the eventual new Escambia County Detention Facility has been purchased. Escambia County Sheriff Heath Jackson said Monday that some two ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrew Garner.

County receives grant for investigation, prosecution of offenders

Georgia-Pacific’s Brewton Containerboard mill has been named a 2020 Energy Star Challenge Achiever for Industry by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a program ... Read more

1 month ago by Lisa Tindell.

Annual calf show and sale set for Saturday in Poarch

As many as 50 students from across the county will participating in the annual Escambia County Calf Show and Sale this weekend near Atmore. Set ... Read more

2 months ago by Lisa Tindell.

Positive COVID test results decline in county

With the introduction of a vaccine to fight COVID-19 over the past few weeks, the number of positive cases being seen in the county is ... Read more

2 months ago by Lisa Tindell.

UPDATED: Escambia County Schools will be CLOSED Tuesday

Officials made the decision late Monday to cancel schools and all related extracurricular activities for Tuesday, Feb. 16. School is expected to return to normal ... Read more

2 months ago by Lisa Tindell.

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