British tourists enjoy Atmore’s ‘southern charm’

British tourists enjoy Atmore’s ‘southern charm’

The British might be well known for “tea time,” but on Monday morning a group of 41 British tourists stopped at The Coffee House in ... Read more

Latest news

‘Taste of the South’ is Thursday night

The smell of delicious food will fill the air at Heritage Park on Thursday, Sept. 18, as the Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the ... Read more

  1. 10 years later, Ivan’s memory still endures
  2. BOE receives ‘clean’ audit
  3. School board makes personnel changes

The Latest

Riders remember veterans

Riders remember veterans

Members of the American Legion Riders visited Atmore’s Post 90 on Tuesday morning, to honor those military veterans who were prisoners of war or missing ... Read more

Byrne staff to visit Atmore on Tuesday

Staff from U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne’s office will hold “community office” hours in Atmore next week. Those staff members will be on hand to help ... Read more

Habitat seeks partner families in Atmore

Escambia County Habitat for Humanity has planned two orientation meetings in September, for families in the Atmore area who may wish to own a Habitat ... Read more

Woman charged with murder after May crash in county

A Louisiana woman has been charged with reckless murder, in connection with a May vehicle accident that claimed the life of an Andalusia man. The ... Read more

Sheriff doesn’t like sentencing law

It’s been almost a year since the state of Alabama enacted new sentencing guidelines for most non-violent offenders, and Escambia County Sheriff Grover Smith believes ... Read more

  1. Staff speaks at ‘breakfast’
  2. City of Brewton will handle county’s animal control
  3. ECHS student arrested after bringing weapon to school
  4. Holman Prison placed on lockdown
  5. Deputies make arrests in Escambia Academy thefts
  6. Humane Society shelter shuts doors
  7. City hopes Rivercane will continue to attract business
  8. Students visit ANC for nursing training
  9. Infirmary Health to manage Atmore hospital
  10. City gets $17K grant for Westside Park
  11. State: No interstate closures during Labor Day weekend
  12. School board approves personnel moves
  13. Search underway for new JDCC president
  14. Poarch takes ‘big chill’
  15. Holman inmate found dead
  16. Man faces ‘spice’ charge
  17. Former Miller teacher hit with sex charges
  18. Conference ‘plants seeds of knowledge’
  19. City approves sidewalk project
  20. Bond set for band director; more charges expected
  21. 11 new charges against former band director
  22. Former TRM band director charged, confesses to sex with student
  23. 2 crashes in city Monday
  24. Man gets life in prison for rape

Sports

Volleyball tournament Saturday at JDCC

The 2014 Escambia County volleyball tournament will be held this Saturday, Sept. 20, at Jefferson Davis Community College with Flomaton being the host school. The ... Read more

  1. ECHS falls to 0-4 after loss to B.C. Rain
  2. Cougars ground Eagles, 54-12
  3. EA crushes Knights, 55-18

Lifestyles

British tourists enjoy Atmore’s ‘southern charm’

British tourists enjoy Atmore’s ‘southern charm’

The British might be well known for “tea time,” but on Monday morning a group of 41 British tourists stopped at The Coffee House in ... Read more

Conference ‘plants seeds of knowledge’

Conference ‘plants seeds of knowledge’

The Poarch Band of Creek Indians (PCI) hosted a special conference last weekend, observing the 200th anniversary of the Red Stick War of 1813-14. The ... Read more

Christmas parade theme chosen; ‘Taste’ is next month

Christmas parade theme chosen; ‘Taste’ is next month

The Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that the theme for the 2014 Twilight Christmas Parade will be “The Toys of Christmas.” Participants are ... Read more

Editorial

Support the kids in GECA!

This week will be a special time at the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts (GECA) theater, as more than 100 citizens come together to ... Read more

Columns

Finebaum still important in SEC land

The 2014 football season is in full swing and the Southeastern Conference is once again leading ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Return of Science Olympiad is great for ECHS

Dear Editor: First, please let me apologize that this letter is about 7.5 years late and also apologize for sharing a misconception that many of ... Read more

Schools

BOE receives ‘clean’ audit

It was all about the numbers at Thursday’s Escambia County Board of Education meeting, as board members discussed the new school year budget and most ... Read more

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