Gun bill talks over?

A compromise gun bill agreed upon by Alabama sheriffs and the NRA is “good for everyone,” Escambia County Sheriff Grover Smith said following a public ... Read more

Anti-litter campaign begins Saturday

This year’s “Don’t Drop it on Alabama” anti-litter campaign will kick off Saturday and run through Sunday, April 28 and local officials are asking for ... Read more

Needed skills being taught

Jefferson Davis Community College will continue to prepare students for manufacturing and technical jobs with employers like Airbus, which broke ground Monday on a facility ... Read more

Youth Police Academy accepting applications

Officials with the Youth Police Academy Class # 13 have announced they are now taking applications for the academy, which will be held on June ... Read more

County jobs growing slowly

Escambia County is one of 55 counties in Alabama that added jobs last year through new or expanding manufacturing facilities — but the county added ... Read more