House OKs plan to close 14 prisons, build 4 new

House OKs plan to close 14 prisons, build 4 new

It is unclear what effect an $800 million prison bill which passed the Alabama House of Representatives Thursday will have on local prisons and the ... Read more

Latest news

Justice for Devon

He was ‘every parent’s dream’ Everywhere she looks, she’s reminded of the amazing, joyful boy that holds her heart – the four-wheeler in the garage, ... Read more

  1. ECATS director fired, appeals
  2. Getting a Head Start
  3. 1 life flighted after crash

The Latest

Atmore man charged with Flomaton murder

An Atmore man is charged with murder in the shooting death of a Flomaton teen last week. Flomaton Police Chief Bryan Davis said Devonta DeShawn ... Read more

JDCC educates about sexual assault

JDCC educates about sexual assault

Sexual assault in this country is of great concern, and to show its support in bringing awareness to the issue, Jefferson Davis Community College turned ... Read more

Teen, mom jailed in hit-and-run death

An East Brewton mother and daughter were arrested Friday morning in the February hit-and-run death of a W.S. Neal Middle School student. Devon Spencer, 12, ... Read more

E.B. teen, mother arrested in hit-and-run death of WSNMS student

An East Brewton mother and daughter were arrested Friday morning in the February hit-and-run death of a W.S. Neal Middle School student. Devon Spencer, 12, ... Read more

FPD chief on shooting death: ‘We’re working very hard’

As of Friday, there is nothing new to report in the shooting death of a Flomaton teen. Chief Bryan Davis said Thursday his department continues ... Read more

  1. Flomaton teen shot dead; police tight-lipped on case
  2. CPC distributes $94K in grants
  3. TRM principal named
  4. Community cleanup Saturday
  5. ‘Becoming Hank’ to hit stage
  6. 1 sought in armed robbery
  7. Flomaton Dollar General robbed; suspect sought
  8. Learn ham radios
  9. Thomas Radiator celebrates 45 years
  10. Pill take back event set
  11. County BOE has issues with payroll provider
  12. Brewton teen to play ‘Jem’ in ‘TKAM’
  13. FPD gets $10K grant for radios
  14. Castleberry’s Strawberry Festival is Saturday
  15. Free baseball clinic to be held April 14
  16. Escambia County School hit with payroll system security breach
  17. Teen found near Atlanta after 2 months missing
  18. 4 jailed in drug bust
  19. His art brings stories to life
  20. Arrangments made for Flomaton student
  21. Weekend packed with events
  22. EMA: We should avoid major issues – if forecast holds true
  23. BPD helps nab Greenville robbery suspects
  24. BPD: Missing Brewton teen found safe; returned to family

Special Section

Brewton the Magazine

Escambia County Bride & Groom

Sports

TRM, WSN softball to begin area tournaments Tuesday

The T.R. Miller and W.S. Neal softball teams will compete in each respective area tournament this upcoming Tuesday. Competing in 3A, Area 2 will be ... Read more

  1. Tigers shutout Bayside to advance to third round
  2. JDCC softball to compete in state tournament Friday, games to be webstreamed
  3. Neal falls short to Bulldogs 8-9

Lifestyles

‘Delite’-ful endeavors

‘Delite’-ful endeavors

Three and a half years ago, Barry and Robin Carraway chose Brewton as a place to set up their business, Donut Delite. The Carraways did ... Read more

Dishin’ up delights

Dishin’ up delights

Adam Manasco is showing a new set of culinary skills at Camp 31 BBQ & Grill. Manasco, a Brewton native, is known for his time ... Read more

Hangin’ up her pom poms

Hangin’ up her pom poms

TRM teacher, cheer sponsor to retire after 34 years This is the time in the school year for teachers and administrators to think about retirement. ... Read more

Features

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

Faith

They were saved

Policeman spots smoke; all respond Life and property were saved thanks to a routine police patrol ... Read more

Business

Bringing the cool

Atmore company opens Brewton HVAC location Coley Air Conditioning is a third generation business that began 50 years ago in Atmore. Recently the air conditioning ... Read more

Columnists

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