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Masks still required at hospitals, nursing facilities

While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced May 13 that people fully vaccinated for COVID-19 may go maskless in most places, Alabama’s ... Read more

19 hours ago by Lisa Tindell.

1 new case of COVID-19 to end week

Only one case of COVID-19 has been reported since Monday’s numbers according to data released by the Escambia County Healthcare Authority. The lone case was ... Read more

20 hours ago by Lisa Tindell.

King retires from BFD after 34 years

Sleeping late was the first thing on the list of plans Jerry King has for his retirement. The Brewton fireman officially retired Monday with the ... Read more

4 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

Megginson, RedZone Weather honored by council

Spinks Megginson’s RedZone Weather has been a clear voice when it comes to weather issues in Brewton and around the southeast. During Monday’s meeting of ... Read more

4 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

3 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in county

Only three new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Escambia County this week according to the latest information from the Escambia County Healthcare Authority. ... Read more

4 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

Lines begin to form for gasoline in Brewton

Brewton area drivers are sitting in line hoping to get a little gasoline at the pumps. They may be in for a long wait. As ... Read more

5 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

Unemployment benefits set to change for Alabama residents

Governor Kay Ivey announced today that Alabama will end its participation in all federally funded pandemic unemployment compensation programs effective June 19, 2021 including: Federal ... Read more

5 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

ECHCA releases latest COVID-19 data

The Escambia County Healthcare Authority has released the latest numbers resulting from COVID-19 testing at Brewton and Atmore locations. At D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital in ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

Citizens of the Year announced for Brewton area

Two of Brewton’s finest residents were honored Thursday evening by being named the city’s Citizens of the Year at the annual awards and membership social ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

State could lose vaccine doses to other states

President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that COVID-19 vaccine that is going unused by some states will begin being reallocated to states and rural communities where ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

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