What a bunch of rodeo clowns

What a bunch of rodeo clowns

Tanner Wood, Ellie McMillan, Kipton McGougin, Herrington Hobbs and Cole McMillan, along with a score of others, enjoyed themselves Saturday at the Brewton Police Department ... Read more

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Chickasaw man dies in interstate crash

A single-vehicle crash at 6:50 p.m. Friday, May 1, claimed the life of a Chickasaw man.  Reginald LaBarron Chambers, 27, was killed when the 2005 Hummer ... Read more

  1. Wreck injures 2
  2. Oil well fire burns 1
  3. City OKs sales tax holiday

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‘She’s got this covered’: Watson manages DWM nurses, emergencies

If you have had the experience of having to visit the emergency room at D.W. McMillan Hospital, you will most probably remember Regina Watson, the ... Read more

City BOE seat becoming vacant

Some Brewton boards – including the city board of education – may soon feature new faces, while others saw new appointments Monday. Currently, the board ... Read more

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

New business coming to Brewton?

There could be another business coming soon to Brewton. While no official discussion was held as to the type, the city council voted Monday on ... Read more

Brewton Animal Clinic gets new owners

Brewton Animal Clinic gets new owners

It seems that man’s best friend has two new ones in Brewton after Dr. John Bagwell recently sold his practice, Brewton Animal Clinic, to Dr. ... Read more

  1. Deslonde’s closing after 40 years
  2. Interstate crash claims 1 life
  3. Varner named new BCS superintendent
  4. Holman on lock-down after stabbing death
  5. UPDATED: County school bus involved in hit-and-run Wednesday at lunch; suspect caught
  6. It’s earth day
  7. BPD jails 4; others still at large
  8. City: We’re not in hotel business
  9. Super search goes far
  10. Brewton in top running for its blooms – again
  11. Faulty wood closes Jennings Park boardwalk, bridge
  12. Super to be named next week
  13. Man hits, cuts wife; gets 20 years
  14. County to AG: We need revenue
  15. City hires firm to do hotel market study
  16. Airport awarded $150K grant
  17. Aldrich interviews Monday for BCS superintendent job
  18. Clean Sweep: 11 arrested in BPD round; others wanted – with mug shots
  19. Contraband found in jail; arrest made
  20. City super finalists named
  21. Let’s ‘Kick it’
  22. Crash critically injures 1
  23. Library a ‘Likely’ subject
  24. New seafood market in East Brewton


WSN football holds banquet; schedule released for 2015 and other items of note

The W.S. Neal Eagle football team and cheerleaders held their banquet Tues., April 28, at the school’s auditorium. Receiving special awards for the football team ... Read more

  1. Satsuma uses big second inning to down WSN softball in area tourney Tuesday in Mobile
  2. Youth sports recaps
  3. TRM track teams sweep sectionals, now head to state


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