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Blue Devils beat UMS 43-35 in regional semifinal, advance to Elite 8

MONTGOMERY – Escambia County’s Stephen Williams isn’t interested in going home, yet. Williams scored 12 points, and added ...

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APD attempting to ID suspect in reference to several incidents

The Atmore Police Department needs the public’s help to identify a suspect in reference to several incidents, which ...

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Escambia County’s Williams selected to play on Alabama team in Ala.-Miss. All-Star Classic

Escambia County’s Stephen Williams was selected to play on the Alabama boys basketball team in the 34th annual ...

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Fairhope man arrested on drug, DUI charges Feb. 10

A Fairhope man was arrested on drug and driving under the influence charges Feb. 10, according to the ...

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U.S. Marshals Service takes Atmore man in custody for murder

Arrest stems from Jan. 13 shooting that occurred in the area of Martin Luther King Jr. and Bragg ...

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Atmore man dies in two-vehicle crash Feb. 12

An Atmore man died in a two-vehicle crash on Jack Springs Road near Interstate 65 on Feb. 12, ...

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City council approves amended timber contract

The Atmore City Council approved an amended timber sale agreement during its regular meeting Feb. 12. Mayor Jim ...

Opinion

Is Biden unfit to be president of the U.S.?

By Rep. Jerry Carl We have known for years now that Joe Biden is unfit to be President ...

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Mama and the Cat, installment 2

By Lloyd Albritton Columnist This day had started out normally enough for a wash day.  Ossie Lee had ...

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The chapel of love

By Bonnie Bartel Latino Columnist “Are you nervous, Bon?” Daddy tentatively touched the French Alençon lace that trimmed ...

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Atmore News publisher/co-owner booked in jail Feb. 12 on revealing evidence from grand juror, ethics charges

The Atmore News’ co-owner and publisher was booked into the Escambia County Detention Center in Brewton Feb. 12 ...

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Kunkel wins junior tour golf tournament at Hidden Creek in Navarre, Fla.

Northview golf standout Anna Kunkel won a golf tournament on the Emerald Coast Junior Golf Tour last weekend ...

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Blue Devils turn up the pressure, defeat Bullock County 51-42 Feb. 10; advance to south regional

Escambia County’s Cleo Bolar Jr. scored 20 points and Stephen Williams added a double double to help lead ...

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Texas man dies in motorcycle crash Sunday on Interstate 65

A San Antonio, Texas man died in a single-vehicle crash today on Interstate 65 near the 49-mile marker, ...

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EA falls in AISA Class 1A state title game, finishes season runner up

MONTGOMERY – Escambia Academy came up against a quick Banks Academy and fell 58-51 today in the AISA ...

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Atmore man arrested, charged with receiving stolen property, drugs

An Atmore man was arrested and charged on drug and receiving stolen property charges Feb. 8, according to ...

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Blue Devils fall 58-40 to Jackson in area title game Wednesday

JACKSON – Escambia County couldn’t find its rhythm and tempo and fell 58-40 to Jackson Wednesday night in ...

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APD part-time dispatcher arrested on custodial sexual misconduct charge

A part-time Atmore Police Department dispatcher was arrested on a custodial sexual misconduct charge Feb. 8, according to ...

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Cougars rout Trinity 43-18 in Final 4, advance to AISA Class 1A state championship

MONTGOMERY – After a slow start, Escambia Academy started rolling and beat Trinity 43-18 today in the AISA ...

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4 ECHS student athletes sign on National Signing Day

Four Escambia County High School student-athletes signed to play sports at the next level today during a National ...