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Teen tries to burn family

An Appleton teen is behind bars after she allegedly tried to burn her house down with four family members inside. Chief Deputy Mike Lambert with ... Read more

  1. Dubose parole hearing date set
  2. BMC welcomes new faces
  3. Couch to retire after 65 years as chiropractor

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EBPD investigate baby’s death

The East Brewton Police Department is investigating the Saturday death of a four-month-old child. Chief Kenny Brazile said officers were dispatched to a local home ... Read more

TRM, WSN schools ‘best in the nation’

Three local high schools were among the nation’s best high schools as chosen by U.S. News & World Report. T.R. Miller, W.S. Neal and Flomaton ... Read more

TRM’s Manning named DYW Saturday

TRM’s Manning named DYW Saturday

T.R. Miller senior Morgan Manning was chosen as the Escambia County Distinguished Young Woman Saturday. Morgan, along with the six other contestants including first alternate ... Read more

New Habitat family sought

The search will begin soon for Escambia County’s newest Habitat for Humaity family. Executive director Lisa Tindell said a family selection orientation meeting will be ... Read more

Murderer goes on trial for escape

An Atmore man sentenced to die for the shooting death of his girlfriend in 2011 was again inside an Escambia County courtroom – this time ... Read more

  1. 7 vie for DYW
  2. Exterminator finds unique bottle under house
  3. Otts was a great man
  4. Varner: TRM field will be ready
  5. ASU: No site plans
  6. History arrives at our backdoor
  7. Judge: ‘Not worth cost’ to deny
  8. Horse put down
  9. Brewton awarded $340K grant
  10. Brazile works to protect, serve East Brewton
  11. DWM welcomes Moore
  12. New vapor store opens
  13. Wednesday crash injures 3 (with photos)
  14. East Brewton ready for July 4
  15. TRM work done in August
  16. Got shoes? Habitat holding shoe drive
  17. Flomaton man shoots step-son, then self
  18. Judge: ‘We’re holding off’: Same-sex marriage ban lifted; Alabama to appeal
  20. Local same-sex couples: apply today, get marriage license Monday
  21. Supreme Court rules in favor of same-sex marriage
  22. Paving project gets another OK
  23. New downtown business coming?
  24. Confederate flag removed from state captiol


TRM volleyball to host summer play-date Thursday at BMS

While the games will not officially count, the new era of T.R. Miller volleyball under former Lady Tiger and new head coach Terri Lynne Peacock ... Read more

  1. TRM’s Booker commits to play baseball at USA
  2. TRM’s Chardian Johnson plays in North-South all-star basketball game
  3. Born to Ride: Lee enjoys cycling


Grimes’ Looking Back column: So much has changed in last 50 years

Times have certainly changed in the 50 years since 1965. To me it seems as if it was just a few years ago and it ... Read more

Grimes’ column: It was year of flood

Twenty-five years ago the main topic of conversation centered around the flood waters that hit the area on Thursday, March 14. 1990. A series of ... Read more

Bivens’ column: Egg-cersize safety this Easter

Easter is just around the corner! Most “children,” young and old alike, are looking forward to the traditional Easter egg Hunt.  You remember how that goes ... Read more


Church to start movie night

The movies will be rolling every Friday night at Compassion for Brewton Outreach Center, said Pastor Bo Bell this week. “We saw a great need ... Read more


Holy Week services planned this week

With the week of Easter now upon us, local churches will host Holy Week services during ... Read more


Modest Closet to hold grand opening

Janova Johnson is anything but modest when it comes to describing her dream of owning her own business, The Modest Closet. The Brewton resident and ... Read more


Pay it forward teaches lesson

  The boy seemed to have walked straight off a movie set was my first thought as we approached the grocery store checkout line. His ... Read more