Escambia County

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

7 vie for DYW

The 2015 Distinguished Young Women of Escambia County program will take to the stage on July 18. Seven beautiful and accomplished young women will vye ... Read more

ASU: No site plans

There are no plans of any sort for Alabama State University’s Southern Normal Campus in Brewton, school officials confirmed. The property was padlocked in June, ... Read more

History arrives at our backdoor

History arrives at our backdoor

For months, the world’s eyes have been trained on Monroeville as news of Harper Lee’s new book “Go Set a Watchman” broke. The 40 miles ... Read more

Judge: ‘Not worth cost’ to deny

“It’s not worth the cost to the county,” Probate Judge Doug Agerton said after his decision to issue same-sex marriage licenses in Escambia County. Last ... Read more