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2 teens die in accident near Perdido (updated)

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By   15 hours ago

In his radio program, commentator Paul Harvey sometimes referred to someone as “forever young.” He was speaking of young people who died early in life. Sadly, that’s the case with two teens who died in an accident last weekend. Boyfriend and girlfriend Matthew H. (Holden) Hinote, 16, and Allison McKinley, 17, died as the result […]

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Hall of Fame to induct 5

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By   15 hours ago

Five area residents will be inducted into the Atmore Area Hall of Fame in May. They are Floyd Adams, the late Dickie Dickinson, the late Mary Joyner Grissett, the Rev. Albert Kennington, and the late Eldred Pritchett. The induction ceremony will be held May 9. Atmore News will feature an inductee each week Dickie Dickinson […]

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Parish Grill to be sold or bulldozed

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Many area residents have asked what is happening with the former Parish Grill building that was destroyed by fire on October 12, 2014. To date, nothing has been done as far as rebuilding or demolition. Tuesday morning, owner José Pinto was on site on South Main and talked about his plans for the building. That […]

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Graduation rates up at ECHS

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The Escambia County Board of Education (BOE) took its January meeting on the road, as it does in the winter and spring each year, coming to Escambia County High School (ECHS) Thursday, January 22. Graduation rates were announced for each of the three Escambia County High Schools. The total goal for the district graduation rate […]

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Council approves rezoning

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The Atmore City Council approved changes to the zoning of several partials inside the city limits at its regular meeting Monday, January 26. A public hearing was held prior to the meeting to give interested parties a chance to speak on the issue of rezoning 12 parcels from their current general business classification to medium […]

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Atmore man arrested for stalking

By   2 days ago

On January 16, the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a female victim in the Brewton area who wanted to file a report for stalking. The female stated that a male subject had been calling and texting her repeatedly, following her to her job and sitting in the parking lot and had most […]

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Ambassadors in inauguration

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By   1 week ago

Atmore’s Chamber Ambassadors marched in Gov. Robert Bentley’s inaugural parade Monday, January 19, in Montgomery. Ambassadors are shown with the governor and first lady, from left, Anna Catherine Sasser, Megan Fournier, Joshua Bonie, Claire Dawe, Perry Metzler, Dana Hursh, Mrs. Dianne Bentley, Ben Hubert, Governor Robert Bentley, Anissa Watson, Wesley Hostettler, Amanda Moye, Ty’Anthony Riley, […]

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Hall of Fame to induct 5

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By   1 week ago

Five area residents will be inducted into the Atmore Area Hall of Fame in May. They are Floyd Adams, the late Dickie Dickinson, the late Mary Joyner Grissett, the Rev. Albert Kennington, and the late Eldred Pritchett. The induction ceremony will be held May 9. Atmore News will feature an inductee each week, beginning this […]

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Register for wee ball and tee ball at the Y

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Atmore Area YMCA CEO Paul Chason announces that the 2015 wee and tee ball registrations are ongoing at the YMCA, but registration will end February 14. The registration fee is $20 for wee ball; $30 for tee ball. Wee ball is for ages three and four; tee ball is for ages five and six. Contact […]

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ACHH and ACH sponsoring health fair

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Atmore Community Home Health and Atmore Community Hospital are sponsoring a health fair Tuesday, February 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the YMCA, 501 S. Pensacola Avenue. All are invited to attend and get blood pressure checks, height and weight assessments, Accu-checks, cholesterol checks, spinal alignment and balance assessments. Multiple health vendors will […]

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Brooks class enjoys Christmas luncheon

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Rebekah Sunday School Class of Brooks Memorial Baptist Church held their Christmas luncheon on December 17, at the Heritage Steakhouse & Buffet Restaurant. The class met in the conference room which was decorated with white tablecloths, red velvet ribbon and holly. The class was called to order by President Virginia Sharpless and the meeting was […]

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AHC awards grants to YMCA

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By   1 week ago

Alabama Representative Alan Baker delivered an important letter to the Atmore Area YMCA Thursday, January 15. The letter from Stephen McNair, Ph.D., Director of Historic Sites, read, in part, “On behalf of the Alabama Historical Commission, we are pleased to inform you that your application has been selected to receive funding from the 2015 Capital […]

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ACH Relay team holds fundraiser

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By   1 week ago

The Atmore Community Hospital Relay For Life team held a fundraiser Thursday, January 15, for hospital employees. The Relay team had a successful event thanks to the employees who support the team every year. Shown are team co-captain Samantha Bennett, left, and team captain Erica Little serving up the menu of grilled cheese and chicken […]

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NHS sets Sweetheart 5K Run / Walk

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The Northview High School Chief Challenge Sweetheart 5K Run / Walk is set for Saturday, February 14, at 9 a.m., at the high school stadium. The run is hosted by Northview’s Wellness Program and Track Team with proceeds benefiting the school’s track team. The course is not your typical 5K race. Awards will be given […]

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Escambia residents attend Holiday Secrets Program

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Thirteen Escambia County residents kicked off the holiday season by attending the 14th Annual Holiday Secrets Christmas Program in Evergreen November 7. Participants are shown, from left, seated, Lee Gohagin, Gwen Brantley, Marlene Forrester, Nancy Martin, Elaine Thompson, and Kara Smith, daughter of Carrie Parker Smith of Huntsville and granddaughter of Phyllis Parker of the […]

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IRS: Choose a tax preparer wisely

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More than half of taxpayers hire a professional when it’s time to file a tax return. Even if you don’t prepare your own Form 1040, you’re still legally responsible for what is on it. A tax return preparer is trusted with your most personal information. They know about your marriage, your income, your children and […]

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Marcelete Harris celebrates 99th birthday

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By   15 hours ago

Marcelete Hollis Harris celebrated her 99th birthday Sunday. Born January 25, 1916, she began teaching at age 19 and retired from Escambia County Public Schools after 40 years of service. Mrs. Harris has remained active since her retirement by being an avid gardener and active member of The Garden Club in her residential community; continuing […]

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Birthday celebration held for Freddie Miller

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By   2 weeks ago

By BONNIE BARTEL LATINO Special to Atmore News Over one hundred of Freddie Miller’s friends and family members from near and far gathered Saturday afternoon, January 10, at Trinity Episcopal Church’s Parish Hall to celebrate her 90th birthday. The tables were prettily appointed with white tablecloths, purple and pink arrangements of spring flowers and balloon […]

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Introducing Leah Catherine Young

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By   2 months ago

Adam and Holly Young announce the birth of their daughter, Leah Catherine Young. Leah was born November 21, 2014, at 8:23 a.m. at Mobile Infirmary. She weighed 8 pounds and 4 oz and was 21 in. long. She is welcomed by big brother Logan. Leah is the granddaughter of Jim and Cindy Young of Canoe, […]

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Smith, Conway to wed

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By   2 months ago

Heith and Kimber Smith of Atmore, Ala., proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Nicole Smith of Atmore to Daniel Wayne Conway of McCullough, Ala. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Joseph A. Robbins of Edwardsburg, Mich. and the late Rebecca Wood Robbins and Josephine and the late Jerrell Johnson and Pete and Mary […]

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Ceres Rodgers celebrates 90th birthday

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Ceres Rodgers will be 90 on her birthday Thursday, November 20. Imagine her surprise when her family came to Trinity Episcopal Church Sunday, November 16, to attend church with her. In her honor, the family had provided floral arrangements on the altar. The family served lunch to the congregation, complete with fall centerpieces, the singing […]

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Gibbs, Wood to exchange vows

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By   3 months ago

Mr. and Mrs. David Gibbs of Atmore, Ala., proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Karen Gibbs of Atmore to Michael Leon Wood, Jr. of Atmore, Ala. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Troy and Margaret Byrd of Atmore and Mary Gibbs and the late Rev. Fred Gibbs of Atmore. The prospective groom is […]

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Mrs. Norton is 100

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By   3 months ago

Mrs. Ethel Norton was honored with a 100th birthday party Saturday, November 1, at Presley Street Baptist Church. She is a resident of Atmore Nursing Center and a member of First Baptist Church where she still goes to play dominoes every Thursday. About 75 friends and family members attended the celebration. Shown is Mrs. Norton […]

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Bernice Ashcraft retires

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By   3 months ago

Bernice Ashcraft managed the Huxford SAIL Center for 20 years 11 months. Just shy of 21 years, she retired. SAIL Center patrons and co-workers gathered at the center Wednesday, October 29, to wish her well. Mrs. Ashcraft is shown with her cake.      

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Grace Kilcrease signs with JDCC

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By   15 hours ago

Atmore Christian School senior Grace Kilcrease signed with Jefferson Davis Community College on January 20, at the school. Shown seated with Grace are her parents Angie and Woody Kilcrease; standing, JDCC Coach Misti Nims, ACS Coach Robert Yoder, JDCC Lady Astros travel team Coach Donnie Nicholson, and ACS Principal Tim Battles.

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Perdido girls finish second in district

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Perdido Middle School’s girls’ basketball team, under coach Melissa Potter, finished their season in second place in the district. The whole school turned out to give them a big send-off on their way to the final game. Team members are, from left, kneeling, Makalia Shiver, Tayler Drinkard, Callie Roley, Swayze Phelan, Hannah Booker; standing, Holly […]

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Kaylee Cox signs with JDCC

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By   15 hours ago

Escambia County High School senior Kaylee Cox signed a softball scholarship with Jeff Davis Community College Friday, January 23.  

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Kirk named top DL in state

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By   1 week ago

It’s the icing on the cake. To top off a stellar football career at Escambia Academy, Garrett Kirk received the Alabama Sports Writers Association AISA Lineman of the Year award January 14 in Montgomery. This is the first time an EA athlete has ever been nominated. Garrett was one of three finalists for the defensive […]

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Sign up for NWE league

By   2 weeks ago

Registration dates for the NWE league are as follows: Saturday, January 31, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, February 6 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, February 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration will be held in the NWE field house. Cost 7 years old and older (baseball and softball) 1st […]

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Montgomery signs with Memphis

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By   4 weeks ago

DeMarco (Marco) Montgomery has signed to play football at the University of Memphis. Montgomery, an Atmore native and former Spanish Fort High School football standout, is currently a sophomore defensive lineman at East Mississippi Community College (EMCC). University of Memphis football coach Justin Fuente announced Montgomery’s midyear signing. He is expected to enroll for the […]

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All-Star Week

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By   2 months ago

By GARRETT KIRK News Sports Writer Escambia Academy had an amazing football season this year. The season ended with only one loss, and the Cougars brought home the only State Championship in school history. To top it all off, Escambia sent nine players to the AISA All-Star Game. These players include Quarterback Brett Gorum, Running-back […]

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Montgomery shines at EMCC

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By   2 months ago

Atmore native and former Spanish Fort High School football standout Demarco “Marco” Montgomery, currently a sophomore defensive lineman at East Mississippi Community College (EMCC), is having a stellar football career at the college. According to EMCC Sports Information Director David Rosinski, Montgomery is going after his second straight NJCAA Football Championship, Dec. 7 at the […]

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Rachel Patterson honor roll – Second nine week grading period

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First grade A honor roll: Kaiden Michael Abare, Isaiah Tiquan America, Nichira Soleil Anderson, Cleo Bolar, IV, Jacob Raymond Boutwell, Christian Blake Bradley, Jalayah Masharre Bright, Aniyah Simone Brown, Kydajah Emir Brown, Christian Keshun Burks, Latabitha Lashay Burt, Nigel Ayden Bynum, Michael Vincent Cook, Jr., Shekinah Lecheryl Cox, Charlie ONiel Crook, Jamarcus Ladarion Cunningham, Sara […]

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A. C. Moore honor roll – Second nine week grading period

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Third grade A honor roll: Jyrin Tyia Brown, Aniya Dejanay Burton, Jaquavious Jakuan Bush, Jessica Velasco Cuenca, Alasianna Laniyah Davis, Jurnee English, Nariyah Skye Felder, Michael Jermaine French, Jr., Kajayla Nikole Henderson, Saniyah Lasha Hixon, Sasha Elizabeth Kidd, Shontia Zhane Martin, Elizabeth Leah Mitchelle, Ava Katharine Penner, Gabreyel Nyasia Proctor, Stephen Jay Williams. A/B honor […]

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Janes takes second in state

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By   15 hours ago

Anna Grace Janes finished in second place for eighth grade at the AISA State of Alabama spelling bee Tuesday, January 27, at Huntingdon College. Two spellers from Escambia Academy (EA), seventh grader Ian McGhee and eighth-grader Anna Grace Janes, won their grade divisions at the district spelling bee at Reid State and competed at state. […]

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Homeschool information event set

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To celebrate National School Choice Week, Precept Christian School will hold a special event on Wednesday, January 28, at 10:30 a.m., at the Atmore Public Library. The event will feature sharing about Alabama’s homeschool laws, what you need to know about homeschooling, steps to get started, where to find support and answer any questions you […]

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Can you spell c-h-a-m-p-i-o-n-s?

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Escambia County public school students in grades three through eight participated in the county-wide spelling bee Thursday, January 15. Each school had held school-wide bees and the school winners competed last week at Flomaton High School. In grades three through five, eight spellers participated: * Leila Boutwell, Flomaton Elementary; * Juliana Gresham, Pollard-McCall; * Kajayla […]

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Perdido ES service learning project

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When second graders in Mrs. Jackie Presley’s class learned that Danny Rolin, the grandfather of their classmate, Madyson Rolin, had been diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer, they wanted to show their love for their friend and her family. As a service learning project, the children all brought in a variety of items such as ChapStick, […]

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Escambia Academy elementary honor roll – First nine week grading period

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Second grade A honor roll: Travis Andrews, Ansley Brantley, Paisley Donaldson, Cade Leachman, Ana Chesley Robinson. A/B honor roll: Grant Lambert, Jacob Murray. Third grade A honor roll: Eli Covington, Lauren Donald, Judson Lee. A/B honor roll: Luke Bell, Mary Ruth Dortch, Kaylen Fore, Addison Geck, Payton Guy, Tyler McGhee. Fourth grade A honor roll: […]

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Perdido E/M students finish tops in the nation

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By   2 weeks ago

Perdido Middle School students in Ms. Gerri McDonald’s Humanities classes finished among the Top Ten in the Eleventh annual Paralyzed Veterans of America’s essay contest. Students in fifth- through eighth-grades responded to an essay entitled: “What Can I Learn from a Veteran?” The Paralyzed Veterans of America launched this contest as a way to creatively […]

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FPC Holding Ladies Bible Study

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First Presbyterian Church invites the ladies of the Atmore Community to the Winter Bible Study beginning Wednesday, February 11, at 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Childcare will be provided in the morning session. “Jesus The One and Only” by Beth Moore provides an in-depth women’s Bible study of the life of Jesus based on the […]

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Celebration to honor Bishops

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Deliverance Ministry of Jesus Christ Church is hosting a Love Day Celebration for Dr. Bernard and Dr. Felicia Bishop, to commemorate their 13 years of service as District Bishop. The celebration will be held Monday, February 2, 7 p.m. Guest speaker will be Pastor Bo Bell, New Beginnings Ministry, Brewton. Scripture for the service is […]

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Emancipation celebration held

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Members and guests of Gaines Chapel A.M.E. Church held their annual celebration of the Emancipation Proclamation Sunday afternoon, January 4. The proclamation was issued January 1, 1863, declaring slaves to be free. This year marks the 151st year anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. The Rev. Joseph Williams, pastor of Gaines Chapel, presided over the service. […]

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January concerts coming to GSUMC

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A trio of musical performances will be held at Gulf Shores United Methodist Church beginning Tuesday, January 13, at 7 p.m., with the ever popular Elvis Remembered in the person of Shane Tucker of Foley. That will be followed by Cody and Friends on Friday, January 16, at 7 p.m., and on Sunday, January 18, […]

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Cross Point hosting Barbara Fairchild

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By   3 weeks ago

Barbara Fairchild has been known in the entertainment industry for years. You’ve heard her music (country and gospel) and seen her on numerous television shows including “The Tonight Show,” Hee Haw,” “A Salute to Country Music,” “ The CMA Country Music Awards,” and the three-part special, “A Country Homecoming,” hosted by Ralph Emery. She has […]

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Christmas cheer at ANC

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Members of Christian Family Outreach Fellowship visited Atmore Nursing Center Monday morning, December 8. In addition to singing several Christmas carols, the group distributed Christmas gifts to residents. Singers were, from left, Quintin Frye, Nancy Riley, Gloria Williams, Selena Johnson, CFOF founder and president Gwen Frye, Trina Tanner, and Mildred Fisher.

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GSUMC to host holiday concert

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Christmas music in all its many moods will ring out at the annual holiday concert at Gulf Shores United Methodist Church, Sunday evening December 14, 7 p.m. The concert is free and the public is welcome and invited to attend. The GSUMC Chancel Choir will present The Many Moods of Christmas, Suite 4 (originally conducted […]

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Plan to attend Christmas Comes Alive

By   3 months ago

The Frisco City community presents the 5th Annual “Christmas Comes Alive” live drive-through Nativity, December 12-13, 6 p m – 8 p.m., located at the practice field in front of Frisco City High School. The event features * an entire event for your family, that is completely free of charge. * drive-through in the comfort […]

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Thank a bus driver

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In 2013, the Alabama Legislature designated January 29 as Public School Bus Driver Appreciation Day. That designation came from a dark day in our state, and a day that most bus drivers never forget. On January 29, 2013, Jimmy Lee Dykes boarded a school bus in Midland City, Alabama, and told the bus driver, Charles […]

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State of the Union liberal wish list

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By Congressman Bradley Byrne Article II, Section 3 of the United States Constitution reads: “He shall from time to time give to Congress information of the State of the Union.” In that spirit, last week President Obama traveled to the Capitol to deliver his State of the Union Address, the sixth such speech of his […]

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The State of the Bubble Address

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By Michael Reagan I didn’t watch the State of the Union address Tuesday night [January 20] … But let me guess how it went. President Obama stood in front of Congress and declared the state of the union is strong – except for a whole bunch of new government freebies and new federal laws he […]

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‘The other side …’

By   15 hours ago

To the editor: That the recent Opinion Page of the Atmore News was slanted is an understatement. With Michael Reagan and Bradley Byrne being the self appointed “lets disparage President Obama” bullies, one wonders if these two writers have ever written about any important issue that is fact based. Of course the Atmore News’ opinion […]

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Michael ‘NO’ Moore

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Hollywood has a “sterling” track record for producing stars who have the misguided belief that the ability to make movies and television shows produces real intelligence. When coupled with their already inflated egos, this belief in their own superior intellect often manifests itself in some of the most misguided statements and actions ever disgorged onto […]

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Byrne, House act to halt executive amnesty

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By Congressman Bradley Byrne Just last month, the Republican Congress made a promise to the American people. We promised to fight the Obama administration’s decision to give executive amnesty to many of those in this country illegally. Last week, the House acted on that promise. Let’s remember how we got to this point. Last November, […]

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Quarterbacking Congress

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By Michael Reagan [Written January 7] I’m not a huge fan of John Boehner. But now that he has both houses of Congress to work with, let’s give him a chance to move the Republican offense down the field to the end zone. After fighting off a challenge to his speakership this week, Boehner has […]

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ObamaCare is beyond repair

By   2 weeks ago

By Congressman Bradley Byrne Since being elected the Congressman for Alabama’s First Congressional District, I have heard from more constituents upset about ObamaCare than any other issue. As we kicked off the 114th Congress last week, the attention was once again back on ObamaCare. The House voted on two separate bills that would repeal or […]

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Mae’s Journey: Tidings of Comfort and Joy

By   2 months ago

          “This experience has renewed my faith in the human spirit.” Vickie Clark, Birmingham             “We think of Mae as an inspiration for all lost and stray pets.” Brandon James Thanksgiving came early for Birmingham resident Vickie Mitchell Clark. On November12 she was reunited at Atmore PCI Animal Control (commonly known as the animal shelter) […]

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The Final Salute – Elwood E. Barden, Sr. Buried at Arlington National Cemetery

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By   3 months ago

After Mr. Elwood E. Barden, Sr., age 93, passed away on June 18th, a lovely service was held for him at Atmore’s First Baptist Church. However, because the celebrated World War II veteran would be buried at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery, his wife of 69 years, “Miss Ruby,” and their family would […]

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‘A Secret Life’

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By   4 months ago

Mini-review by BONNIE BARTEL LATINO Lee Meriwether Carver’s latest novel, “A Secret Life,” is her best yet! I had the pleasure of reading an ARC (Advanced Read Copy) for a book jacket endorsement. The book published in late August. It is available in eBook and paper at Amazon.com.  Lee skillfully weaves history with fiction to […]

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Unclaimed Baggage Center

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By   5 months ago

Following is an excerpt from an article in the September issue of “atmore” magazine. Unclaimed Baggage Center is located in Scottsboro, Alabama. Well, it’s hard to know where to start about UBC. I’m sure many of you know about it. The “store” covers a city block, and is packed with items people had in their […]

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The Picture Show

By   1 year ago

By NANCY KARRICK I’ve searched high and wide to find the exact beginning of the Strand Theatre in Atmore and have not succeeded. However, we do know that Atmore has had a picture show for many years. In July 1994, Jerry Gehman interviewed H.C. Williams for the Atmore Historical Society. In that interview, H.C. talked […]

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The Strand: In The Heart of Atmore

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“As a young teenager, my friends and I went to the movies in a group – mostly to see and be seen. We didn’t much care what was on as long as we were there together.” ~ Barbara Sue Post Helena, Montana With the Atmore Historical Society offering an artist’s rendering of The Strand Theater […]

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AHS Ornament Features the Strand

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The Atmore Historical Society unveiled the fourth Christmas ornament in their Atmore-themed holiday collection. This year’s [2008] rendering of the beloved Strand Theater is sure to Any night oils lovely antifungal drugs online compact great. Reading chains thought buy drugs no prescription my. Completely with benefits noprescription meds coupon code and sponge the kind online […]

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Remembered

By   1 year ago

Note: “atmore” magazine primarily publishes articles penned by local writers about local topics for local readers. That’s why it’s called “atmore.” However, once in a while an article, or in this case, a blog post from an insightful writer, catches our attention for its universality to which most of us can relate. CeCe Benningfield has […]

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Obituaries for the week of January 28, 2015

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Danny Keith Rolin Mr. Danny Keith Rolin, age 53, of Perdido, Ala., passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at his residence. He was owner of Rolin’s Tire Center Service. He was born in Atmore to Charles and Betty Thompson Rolin. He was a member of the Poarch Creek Band of Indians. He was preceded in […]

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Obituaries for the week of January 21, 2015

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Ruth Lillian Ramsey Allen Mrs. Ruth Lillian Ramsey Allen, age 90, of Kernersville, S.C., Tuesday, January 13, 2015. She was born in Atmore, Ala. to the late Lillian Coyle and Hugh Lively Ramsey. She was married to the late Oliver Edwin Allen. She was preceded in death by her husband, Oliver Edwin Allen and sisters […]

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Obituaries for the week of January 14, 2015

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Marilyn Faye Parker Mrs. Marilyn Faye Parker, age 58, passed away Monday, January 5, 2015, in Birmingham, Ala. She was a native of Atmore, Ala. and a resident of Perdido, Ala. for the past twenty-four years. She was a member of the Red Hat Club and a member of the Phillipsville Holiness Church. She was […]

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Obituaries for the week of January 7, 2015

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Duglis W. “Woody” Daw Mr. Duglis W. “Woody” Daw, age 69, passed away suddenly Wednesday, December 17, 2014 in Sanford, Fla. He was born in Atmore, Ala. He was a twenty-two year U.S. Navy veteran serving tours of duty in both Viet Nam and Desert Storm. He received a BA degree in business from Troy […]

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Obituaries for the week of December 31, 2014

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Alma Ethylene Overstreet Mrs. Alma Ethylene Overstreet, age 85, of Walnut Hill, Fla., passed away Saturday, December 27, 2014. She was born in Wallace, Ala. to John Emmons and Linnie Virginia Jeter Kirchharr. She was a member of Enon Baptist Church in Walnut Hill. She was retired from Monsanto as a production worker. She was preceded […]

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Obituaries for the week of December 24, 2014

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Ronald Wilbert Ledkins Mr. Ronald Wilbert Ledkins, age 81, of Perdido, Ala., passed away Monday, December 15, 2014 at his residence. He was retired from the State of Alabama as a Maintenance Technician. He was born in Bratt, Fla. to the late Edward T. and Ethel Nichols Ledkins. He was preceded in death by five […]

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Obituaries for the week of December 17, 2014

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Donnie Eugene Donaldson Mr. Donnie Eugene Donaldson, age 60, of Alma, Mich., and originally of Atmore Ala., passed away Thursday, December 4, 2014 after a 5 year battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin Eugene Donaldson and Myrtle Lori Jeter; three brothers. Mr. Donaldson is survived by his wife of […]

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Obituaries for the week of December 10, 2014

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Euna Willene Langford Mrs. Euna Willene Langford, age 90, passed away Tuesday, December 2, 2014, in Flomaton, Ala. She was a native of Bratt, Fla. and a resident of Flomaton for most of her life. She was a member of the Little Escambia Baptist Church for twenty-five years. She was preceded in death by her […]

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