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Commission approves library appointment

The Escambia County Commission approved the appointment of a new member to the board of the Escambia County Cooperative Library System. Commissioner Karean Reynolds nominated ... Read more

4 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

APL summer reading program to begin June 4

Atmore Public Library’s summer reading program will begin on June 4. This year’s theme is “Tails and Tales.” The programs are held every Friday in ... Read more

4 days ago by Andrew Garner.

ECHA reports 3 additional cases since May 7

The Escambia County Healthcare Authority announced May 11 that 1,614 cases of COVID-19 have been reported out of its two hospitals. The latest number is ... Read more

5 days ago by Andrew Garner.

Gas stations seeing long lines as people fill up

Local gas stations had lines of cars waiting to get gas Monday afternoon, days after a cyberattack was activated on an operator of a major ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

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

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

EA holds Honor’s Day program

Escambia Academy held its Honors Day program for its middle and high schools. The Atmore Rotary Club Academic All-Stars were recognized; the Alabama Boys and ... Read more

6 days ago by Andrew Garner.

Rotary Club holds benefit clay shoot

The Atmore Rotary Club held its annual Benefit Clay Shoot today at Bushy Creek Clays. Teams turned out on a beautiful day for the shoot. ... Read more

1 week ago by Andrew Garner.

Lowery named ACH administrator

Atmore Community Hospital (ACH) announced May 7 that Bradley Lowery has been named administrator of the hospital. Lowery’s position was effective May 1, 2021. In ... Read more

1 week ago by Andrew Garner.

ECHA reports 2 additional COVID cases from hospitals in latest report

The Escambia County Healthcare Authority announced today that 1,611 cases of COVID-19 have been reported out of its two hospitals. The latest number is an ... Read more

1 week ago by Andrew Garner.

RPES names April Star Students

Rachel Patterson Elementary School named its Star Students for April recently. Shown in the front row from R to L: Kamden Turner, Treasure Jones, Alayna ... Read more

1 week ago by Andrew Garner.

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