County jail officer arrested

An Escambia County Detention Center correctional officer remains in jail after a Friday arrest for allegedly providing cell phones and tobacco to inmates. Chief Deputy ... Read more

Walmart opening 2 weeks away

Walmart opening 2 weeks away

On the inside, Atmore’s new Walmart looks like any other store. There are employees bustling about, stocking shelves and sweeping floors. Colorful merchandise fills the ... Read more

Sheriff’s Office warns of ‘gift card scam’

By Stephanie Nelson For The Advance A “gift card scam” is making its way into Escambia County, and the sheriff’s office is warning residents to ... Read more

Back from Boys, Girls State

Back from Boys, Girls State

Atmore’s American Legion Post 90 and Ladies Auxiliary recently honored 10 local high school juniors, after they returned from their trips to Boys and Girls ... Read more

Strange takes PCI dispute to federal appeals court

The state of Alabama, represented by Attorney General Luther Strange, has taken its case against the Poarch Band of Creek Indians (PCI) Gaming Authority to ... Read more

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