State stats on rise

For the first time in more than 20 years, Alabama was not ranked in the bottom five states for child well-being — a statistic that ... Read more

Ag impact ‘strong’ force

Forests and cotton fields provide a beautiful landscape in Escambia County, but according to information released in an Auburn University and Alabama Cooperative Extension System ... Read more

Supreme Court sides with Shelby County

The Rev. H.K. Matthews said his knee was hurting Tuesday morning. That’s where the civil rights leader was beaten in 1965 as he crossed the ... Read more

Joyner running for Alabama senate seat

Nearly a decade ago, Danny B. Joyner made a run for the senate using tomato stakes and cardboard as political signs around the district in ... Read more

‘Failing’ schools named

Despite early reports that Escambia County High School might be named on the list of schools deemed as “failing” under the new Alabama Accountability Act, ... Read more