Lisa Tindell, Author at The Atmore Advance


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 the top teacher from each school in ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Thursday, January 19, 2023 9:57 am


County commission fires engineer

In a 3-2 vote by Escambia County Commissioners Monday, County Engineer Bill Bridges has been terminated from his position. As the commission convened its regularly ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Tuesday, January 10, 2023 3:23 pm


BOE honors students

Four students in Escambia County’s school system were honored Thursday during the regular meeting of the Escambia County School Board. This year marks the second ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Tuesday, December 20, 2022 2:27 pm


County swears in officers

The Escambia County Commission held a regular meeting on Wednesday with the swearing in of three county commissioners conducted prior to action by the group. ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Thursday, November 24, 2022 12:22 pm


Jackson wins re-election as sheriff of Escambia County, Ala.

Heath Jackson handily won re-election to his position as Sheriff of Escambia County defeating challenger Shaun Golden in Tuesday’s general election. The final count was ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Tuesday, November 8, 2022 9:50 pm


Baker honored by Secretary of State

The main courtroom at the Escambia County Courthouse was abuzz Monday as friends and colleagues gathered to honor Brewton native, Rep. Alan Baker. Baker, who ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Wednesday, November 2, 2022 9:56 am


General Election is Nov. 8 [includes copy of sample ballot]

With some county seats decided during the primary election, one office in the county is still being contested – sheriff of Escambia County. Voters will ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Wednesday, November 2, 2022 9:38 am


District 3 paving moves forward

Following a request by Escambia County Commissioner Scottie Stewart concerning some paving needs in his district (District 3), commissioners agreed to move forward on some ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Wednesday, October 12, 2022 9:26 am


County approves 2022-23 budget

Escambia County Commissioners passed the budget for fiscal year 2023 Monday, but not without some exceptions in the vote. Commissioners Steven Dickey and Karean Reynolds ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Tuesday, September 27, 2022 9:56 am


County commission finalizes project plans

The Escambia County Commission finalized previous plans for improvements across the county during a regularly scheduled meeting on Monday. During the session, commissioners approved an ... Read more

by Lisa Tindell, Wednesday, September 14, 2022 10:04 am

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