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Blue Devils edge T.R. Miller 44-41 in OT Tuesday

ECHS to play Jackson Friday night; if Blue Devils win, coin toss determines area tournament host Escambia County’s ...

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Cougars beat Wilcox Academy 52-34 on senior night

Escambia Academy’s Charlie Sasser and Ronta Watson finished in double figures to help lead the Cougars to a ...

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Storms to impact area sooner rather than later tonight, tomorrow

The storms slated to sweep through the area tonight and early tomorrow morning will blow through the area ...

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City mulling Air Medcare for employees

The Atmore City Council discussed the prospect of employees having Air Medcare insurance during a workshop Monday at ...

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City adopts proclamation to name Houston Avery Park pool “V.J. Franklin Community Pool”

The Atmore City Council adopted a proclamation Monday honoring the life of Vangela McPherson Franklin during its regular ...

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Atmore man arrested on drug, possession charges

An Atmore man was arrested Jan. 21 on drug possession charges, according to officials. Atmore Police Department Investigations/Public ...

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Atmore man arrested on drug charges

An Atmore man was arrested Jan. 20 on drug charges, according to officials. Atmore Police Department Investigations and ...

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Severe weather to impact Atmore area Tuesday night, Wednesday morning

Severe weather is forecasted to impact the Atmore area Tuesday night into Wednesday morning, according to officials. Escambia ...

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ACH announces Ball as therapy services manager

Atmore Community Hospital (ACH) announced Monday that Russell Ball has been named the ACH therapy services manager for ...

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‘You Do Have a Choice’ National Passenger Safety Week

By Special to the Advance ALEA Joins National Campaign to Empower Passengers to Take Responsibility for Their Own ...

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Chamber holds 77th annual Gala Jan. 20

Individual and business awards were given at the Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce’s 77th annual Gala on Jan. ...

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Escambia County eighth grader finishes 3rd at Girls State Championship Jan. 19

Escambia County’s Keiajana Spencer finished in third place at the Alabama Girls State Championship on Jan. 19 in ...

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EA boys win AISA JV state title

Escambia Academy’s junior varsity boys basketball team won the AISA state championship today. See the Wed., Jan. 25 ...

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County unemployment rate for December 2022 was 3.1%

Escambia County’s unemployment rate for December 2022 was 3.1 percent, according to the Alabama Department of Labor and ...

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Gladys Knight to perform at Wind Creek Wetumpka

By Special to the Advance Seven-time Grammy winner Gladys Knight will take the Wind Creek Casino & Hotel ...

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Delta bass fishing trip yields surprising state record for Dees

By DAVID RAINER Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources While most people were preparing to chow down ...

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PCI chief of police passes away

Poarch Creek Indians’ Tribal Chief of Police Mike Reynolds passed away Wednesday after suffering a heart attack, officials ...

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Ivey awards $2.5M grant for infrastructure needs for Novelis Inc.

Gov. Kay Ivey announced Thursday the awarding of a $2.5 million grant to help an aluminum manufacturing and ...

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Escambia County BOE honors Teachers of Year at meeting

Escambia County teachers work hard every day for their students, and their work was rewarded last week as ...

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Man arrested for discharging firearm into occupied vehicle

A Century, Fla. man was arrested Jan. 14 on assault and discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle ...