Crime stats mixed

Crime statistics in Escambia County in 2012 were a mixed bag, according to figures released earlier this month — non-violent crimes were down, but certain ... Read more

Commission hears concerns over ‘mistreatment of deceased’

Two Atmore residents — a funeral director and former coroner for the county, and his ex-wife — addressed Escambia County commissioners Monday in reference to ... Read more

Alabama Power customers’ rates may decrease

Alabama Power customers will see a drop in their electric rates beginning in January, according to Alabama Public Service Commission President Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh, but ... Read more

Escambia roads slated for ATRIP funding

Not every project on the wish list of roadwork for Escambia County will get funded, but after commissioners discussed the money available, only two projects ... Read more

Sexton announces candidacy for state Senate

Stephen Sexton, of Bay Minette, has announced his intentions to run for the Alabama State Senate seat in District 22, in the 2014 general election. ... Read more | 1 comment