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I-65 southbound near 67 mile marker blocked due to multi-vehicle crash

UPDATE: Interstate 65 southbound near the 67-mile marker is open, according to ALEA officials. The southbound lanes of ...

Sports

Swimming, diving registration is June 20

Registration for the second session of swimming and diving lessons will be held Mon., June 20, from 5-6 p.m. at ...

Atmore

Strong storms could pass through area tomorrow

Another round of strong to severe storms may move southwestward across the area tomorrow afternoon and evening, according ...

Atmore

BOE approves new hires

The Escambia County Board of Education convened in a special called meeting Monday to address several items throughout ...

Atmore

Renovation commencing at A.C. Moore

Escambia County School System officials have been busy this summer making renovations at A.C. Moore Elementary School. In ...

Atmore

Alabama shrimping season is open

Pursuant to Section 9-12-46, Code of Alabama 1975, the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR), Marine ...

Atmore

ACH releases survey to gather public input for healthcare needs

Atmore Community Hospital officials released a survey June 6 and encouraged the public to provide its input as ...

Sports

Fountain hired as head coach, athletic director at W.S. Neal

Hugh Fountain is W.S. Neal’s next head football coach and athletic director. The Escambia County School System made ...

Atmore

City OKs purchase of police vehicles, tasers

The Atmore City Council adopted resolutions to purchase police vehicles and new tasers during its meeting on Monday. ...

Escambia Academy

Sims declines offer to become EA head football coach, AD

Escambia Academy officials announced on its Facebook page that Mike Sims declined the school’s offer to be its ...

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GECA to present ‘Fools’ June 16-19, 23-26

The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts (GECA) is presenting the Neil Simon comedy, “Fools” on June 16-19 ...

Atmore

ADOC: Inmate escaped from Fountain Correctional Sunday morning

An inmate escaped from Fountain Correctional Facility this morning, according to the Alabama Department of Corrections. According to ...

Columnists

It takes a bunch to beat an incumbent

By Beth Chapman It takes money, moxie and muscle to defeat an incumbent. If you run against one, ...

Columnists

More gun control is not the answer

By Rep. Jerry Carl Like many of you, I grew up around guns and was taught to respect ...

Atmore

2nd annual Battle of Badges is this Saturday at Tom Byrne Park

The second annual Battle of the Badges charity softball game will be held this Sat., June 11, at ...

Atmore

Urgent Care Facility to be complete in August

More than 50 percent of construction of the Atmore Urgent Care is complete, according to Escambia County Health ...

Atmore

Lee named vet of year

The Alabama Veterinary Medical Association (VLMA) named Dr. Hank Lee of Lee Veterinary Clinic the 2022 Veterinarian of ...

Cal Ripken Baseball

8U, 10U district baseball tournaments to be played this weekend

Cal Ripken District 7 8U and 10U Baseball All-Stars are playing in district tournaments this weekend in Atmore ...

Atmore

Leadership Atmore applications now available

Applications for Leadership Atmore for the 2022-23 class are now available, according to officials. LA is a nine-month ...

Atmore

BOE approves hire of new head football coach, athletic director at ECHS

The Escambia County Schools Board of Education approved the hire of Escambia County High School’s new head football ...