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Search intensifies for missing teen A Brewton girl with Georgia ties is missing, and the Brewton Police is seeking leads to bring her home. Brooke ... Read more

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Search effort continues for missing Brewton girl

Search crews organized for a second day in Brewton Wednesday as law enforcement continue the hunt for 16-year-old Brooke Lee Bridges. A mobile command unit ... Read more

  1. Hawthorne signs
  2. 4 ‘bombs’ found, removed from JDCC campus
  3. Local drug trade takes hit

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‘Lend a helping hand’

‘Lend a helping hand’

Fundraiser set for Brewton man The community is being asked to lend a helping hand to a Brewton man battling cancer. Tony Tagudar, 49, has ... Read more

BCA show is Thursday

On Thursday, Feb. 11, Brewton Arts Council patrons are invited on a “Closer Walk with Patsy Cline.” This upbeat musical reveals the emotional depth and ... Read more

Search intensifies for local missing teen

Search intensifies for local missing teen

A Brewton girl with Georgia ties is missing, and the Brewton Police is seeking leads to bring her home. Brooke Lee Bridges, 16, was last ... Read more

2 Brewton residents among those arrested in Castleberry drug busts

Two Brewton residents were among the five arrested this weekend on a host of drug charges in Castleberry. Castleberry Police Chief Tracy Hawsey said Monday ... Read more

Online group releases rankings for Brewton, county schools

New rankings released Wednesday gave Brewton and Escambia County’s systems relatively high marks., an online group, ranks a number of public interest items such ... Read more

  1. 2 jailed for camp burglaries
  2. Turning a new page
  3. Working for our future
  4. ‘Patsy Cline’ to arrive in Brewton
  5. Spring is on its way?
  6. Scholarship available for students
  7. Pottery event wows crowd, raises money
  8. 8 jailed in drug, theft sting
  9. Making a house ‘home’
  10. Trustmark announces 2 promotions
  11. Manning’s work to be featured
  12. Unemployment up slightly in Escambia County
  13. New veteran service officer needed
  14. Escambia to get disaster funds
  15. City eyes land use for parks
  16. Locals jailed in arson, burglary case
  17. Brewton movie premiere announced
  18. Manning brings home state DYW win
  19. Citizen of year nods sought
  20. TRM basketball joins in autism awareness
  21. Food stamp benefits changes coming
  22. The late Wayne Frazier to be featured on the NFL Network
  23. City looks at land use for golf course, industrial park
  24. Arson arrest made in Oak Street fire

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Hawthorne signs

Hawthorne signs

W.S. Neal senior Malcolm Hawthorne will soon shed his Eagle blue for Tiger red; University of West Alabama Tiger red that is. On switching from ... Read more

  1. Neal softball in search of identity
  2. Neal baseball to focus on the little things
  3. Update: WSN boys to face UMS Wright Thursday


Helping others see clearly

Helping others see clearly

Pastor of New Life Family Church, wife work together It’s often said that “you can’t go home again,” but maybe you don’t know Fred Billy ... Read more

‘A big part of the community’

‘A big part of the community’

Lisenby is a businessman; set to lead as new Chamber president Clay Lisenby may be one of Brewton’s newest businessmen, but he is fast becoming ... Read more

Tag yourself – Alabama or Auburn?

It seems Escambia County is a “Roll Tide” county – or at least when you compare the number of specialty car tags issued to Alabama ... Read more


Being truly thankful for it all

What would you give up for a coworker? If you’re Steven Dickey, the answer is a kidney. When the world celebrates Thanksgiving Thursday, Keith Miller ... Read more


FBC-Brewton pastor retiring in January

First Baptist Church of Brewton Pastor Jack Fitts is retiring after nearly 20 years of service. ... Read more


A beautiful tradition

For the last 25 years, December has dawned with the darling dancers of the Brewton Dance Studio. Under the direction of Ann Peavey, scores of ... 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