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Turning a new page

Turning a new page

BES students get Chromebooks Students at Brewton Elementary School have traded their book pages for something new – homepages, as they get acclimated to using ... Read more

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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

  1. 2 Brewton residents among those arrested in Castleberry drug busts
  2. Online group releases rankings for Brewton, county schools
  3. 2 jailed for camp burglaries

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Working for our future

Working for our future

Community leaders and education advocates gathered Thursday as part of a statewide “Minding Our Futures” forum. The event, which is designed to invest in healthy ... Read more

‘Patsy Cline’ to arrive in Brewton

This month begins the big finish of the 2015-2106 Brewton Council of the Arts’ season. Next Thursday, Feb. 11, patrons are invited on a “Closer ... Read more

Spring is on its way?

Spring is on its way?

Spring is on its way – or at least according to the famous rodent Punxsutawney Phil. Phil, the Pennsylvania groundhog, failed to see his shadow ... Read more

Scholarship available for students

The William Carney Camp Sons of Confederate Veterans is proud to announce the first annual Southern History Essay Contest. The topic of this year’s essay ... Read more

Pottery event wows crowd, raises money

In November, the Jefferson Davis Community College Art Club sponsored its third annual Raku firing on the lawn of the Fine Arts Center.  Students, faculty, ... Read more

  1. 8 jailed in drug, theft sting
  2. Making a house ‘home’
  3. Trustmark announces 2 promotions
  4. Manning’s work to be featured
  5. Unemployment up slightly in Escambia County
  6. New veteran service officer needed
  7. Escambia to get disaster funds
  8. City eyes land use for parks
  9. Locals jailed in arson, burglary case
  10. Brewton movie premiere announced
  11. Manning brings home state DYW win
  12. Citizen of year nods sought
  13. TRM basketball joins in autism awareness
  14. Food stamp benefits changes coming
  15. The late Wayne Frazier to be featured on the NFL Network
  16. City looks at land use for golf course, industrial park
  17. Arson arrest made in Oak Street fire
  18. Company pitches new hotel
  19. Manning, Perkins looking to earn wins
  21. Heating assistance available
  22. Forest Service announces scheduled burns in Conecuh
  23. Need help paying your heating bill? Help could be on the way
  24. Storm costs, temps going up

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Update: WSN boys to face UMS Wright Thursday

This week area tournament basketball tips off. Below are the upcoming games for the girls and boys of both 3A and 4A.   Girls Class ... Read more

  1. TRM’s Brittain commits to USA
  2. Turnover, freethrows plague Tigers in the end
  3. Neal splits games in Robertsdale


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