High school football
ECHS, EA, JUB kick off season Friday By JOSH FRYE News Sportswriter After months of anticipation and uncertainty, the time has finally come for high school football teams and fans to experience the 2020 season’s kickoff. This Friday, August 21, local high school football stadiums which have been silent for several months will return to life as the pandemic-restricted season kicks off. Many changes have been made this season, not…
County jail CO arrested
More arrests expected Snowden By DON FLETCHER News Staff Writer Escambia County Sheriff Heath Jackson announced August 11 that a corrections officer at the county jail was arrested for helping sneak contraband into the facility. He added that more arrests could be forthcoming as a probe into ethics violations among jail staff continues. Sheriff’s office investigators, along with Federal Bureau of Investigations agents, took Lakerdra Shanta Snowden, 30, who was…
Democrats’ postal service hoax
Bradley Bryne U.S. Congressman Apparently, I and the rest of the House of Representatives are being called back to Washington for a series of votes this Saturday. Has Speaker Pelosi finally reached an agreement with President Trump and Senator McConnell on the next phase of coronavirus legislation? No, her intransigence killed those negotiations and President Trump was left having to take unilateral action in executive orders issued last week. Has…