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EBPD: Sparks in custody

East Brewton Police have taken Cameron Sparks into custody. The 20-year-old male was booked into the Escambia County ...

Business

Rep. Jerry Carl explains reelection choice

A few short years ago, my wife Tina and I watched our son return from active combat in ...

Brewton

Layton named city employee of the quarter

Editor’s Note: The following information was provided through social media and was the information presented at the Dec. ...

Business

Joint venture puts Christmas smiles on faces of children

Santa’s busy schedule during the time leading up to Christmas calls for the help of selfless volunteers. That ...

Business

Ivey qualifies to run for reelection as Alabama governor

The reelection campaign for Governor Kay Ivey today released the following statement after Ivey qualified for the 2022 ...

East Brewton

EBPD seeks public assistance

East Brewton Police are asking for help from the public to locate the man shown in this photo. ...

Business

COVID tests seeing more positive results

The Escambia County Health Care Authority has released the latest numbers in COVID testing at the county’s two ...

News

Carl announces run for reelection

Today, Congressman Jerry Carl (R-Mobile) announced he is seeking a second term in the United States House of ...

News

Help requested to find missing Andalusia teen

The Andalusia Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing Andalusia teen. 15-year-old Ansley Faith ...

Lifestyles

Santa back at North Pole after local visits

After making several visits to the local community, Santa has returned to the North Pole to make final ...

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East Brewton

East Brewton Council nixes lounge request

A request for a business license for a billiard hall/lounge in East Brewton failed to make the cut ...

News

Wiggins, Stewart reappointed as Commission leaders

Escambia County Commissioners met in their final gathering for 2021 on Monday. During the meeting, the commissioners voted ...

News

First Omicron case of COVID found in Alabama

The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announced that a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) contract ...

Lifestyles

The devastating tornadoes this past weekend… questions you should ask and answers you should seek

A devasting severe weather event unfolded this past weekend across the Midwest and Southern US, which included some ...

Brewton

AHSAA releases updated classifications for 2022-2024

Members of the Alabama High School Athletic Association met Tuesday morning and released information concerning new classifications for ...

Escambia County

Former school employee arrested

A former employee working at Flomaton High School was arrested Dec. 9 for inappropriate contact with a student. ...

Business

Alabama governor, other dignitaries speak at Provalus ribbon cutting

Laura Chevalier, President of Provalus opened ceremonies Wednesday as a ribbon cutting officiall opened the new Brewton facility ...

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Generosity of community is amazing

On the front page of the Wednesday, December 8 edition of The Brewton Standard newspaper, you’ll see a ...

Business

GBF challenge accepted by city, YMCA benefits

Finding funds for projects of any size can be difficult, but a challenge ended with a $20,000 boost ...

Business

Traditional holiday meal planned at Drexell & Honeybee’s

In what has become an customary thing, Lisa and Freddie McMillan will be opening Drexell & Honeybees Donations ...