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Winning ticket sold here

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By   6 days ago

Rumors have been flying since the Powerball numbers were announced Saturday, April 11, that the winning ticket was sold just across the Florida state line from Atmore. Atmore News has verified that the rumors are true – State Line Gift Shop on Highway 97, next to Piggly Wiggly did sell the only winning ticket in […]

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Relay reception moving

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By   6 days ago

The survivors’ reception is one of the highlights the annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life event in Atmore. Every year, Cindy Lee organizes the reception and makes sure everything goes as planned. This year’s reception was set for this Friday evening, April 17, at Heritage Park. However, rain is in the forecast for the […]

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Preparing for the possible

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By   6 days ago

CSX, the primary railroad company that passes through Atmore, held a training session for first responders Thursday, April 9, to help them better prepare for the unthinkable, a train derailment in one of Escambia County’s communities. The training was held at the Utilities Board training facility on Cindebran and included leadership from 14 agencies that […]

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Barnes Boys to gather Saturday

By   6 days ago

The 20th gathering of the Barnes Boys will be held Saturday at David’s Catfish. This week, Ted French sent out an email informing others of another Fallen Leaf, John Graham. Fallen Leaf is the term used for the Barnes Boys who pass away. A couple of months ago, Ted sent the following info about the […]

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Volunteers honored, polls moved

By   6 days ago

Atmore Mayor Jim Staff and the members of the Atmore City Council hosted volunteers with the Escambia County Retired Seniors Volunteer Program (RSVP) at the council meeting Monday, April 13. Staff read a proclamation honoring the volunteers. “NOW THEREFORE, I, Jim Staff, Mayor of the City of Atmore … join mayors across the country in […]

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Name of crash victim released

By   6 days ago

A fiery nine-vehicle crash at 5:17 p.m., Thursday, April 2, claimed one life and injured five others. The collision involved three tractor-trailers and six passenger cars. At Atmore News press time last week, the victim had not been identified, however, she was identified shortly after we went to press. The victim in the crash was Mary […]

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RPES kindergarten registration

By   6 days ago

Rachel Patterson Elementary School will host its second kindergarten registration for the 2015-2016 school year Friday, April 17, from 8 a.m. until 11. Parents need to bring their child’s original birth certificate, social security card, and blue immunization card to the registration. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school’s front […]

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Tonight’s paper deliver

By   7 days ago

“Oh, the weather outside is frightful … ” We usually sing this in the wintertime, but it’s safe to sing it today. The weather is frightful this afternoon – especially if you’re trying to deliver newspapers. If we’re late getting your paper to you tonight, please know we’ll get there as soon as we can. […]

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Gamma Omega celebrates 35th year

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By   4 days ago

Gamma Omega Chapter (Atmore) of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met Thursday, April 9, not only as the monthly meeting, but also to celebrate the Chapter’s 35th year. Several members of Omega Chapter, Brewton, joined the Atmore members. The Atmore chapter was planted from the Brewton chapter. Brewton members present were Karen Reynolds, president […]

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Servers saving the Strand

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By   4 days ago

The First National Bank & Trust Celebrity Server event was packed out at David’s Catfish Monday night, April 13. FNB&T President Glen Davis said more tickets could have been sold, but sales had to be cut off due to seating limitations. This year’s event benefits the Save the Strand effort in Atmore. Celebrities who served […]

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Byrd, McBride honored (with photo gallery)

By   4 days ago

Lillie Johnson and 150 or so of her closest friends gathered Friday night, April 10, to honor two of her other closest friends – Dr. Ullysses McBride and Dr. Zickeyous Byrd. Dr. McBride recently accepted the position of President of Bishop State Community College in Mobile. Dr. Byrd recently accepted the position of Superintendent of […]

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Bigfoot wows at Family Fun Days

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By   6 days ago

Kids and adults crowded the lot beside Johnson Ford on South Main Street in Atmore for Family Fun Days Friday and Saturday, April 10 and 11. The weather tried to put a damper on the annual event, but when the skies cleared, the crowds came out. Johnson Ford sales manager Ben Odom said they were […]

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Wind Creek Hospitality Announces Rock Star of the Year

By   6 days ago

Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Atmore has recognized the 2014 Rock Star of the Year –Becky Angeles. Every three months, Wind Creek recognizes employees who go above and beyond their normal duties, and of these nominees, once a year, the Rock Star of the Year is announced. Becky was rated as one of the best […]

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Karrick elected state president of Delta Kappa Gamma

By   2 weeks ago

Five members of Gamma Omega Chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International attended the Beta State Convention in Auburn February 27 – March 1. Priscilla Vickery, Cindy Johnson, Nancy Karrick, Evelyn Bilbo, and Sissy Phillips represented the chapter. Nancy Karrick led a workshop on Educational Excellence. During the business meeting, members discussed by-laws and […]

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All about community

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By   2 weeks ago

In a program about community, members of the Atmore Lions Club joined members of the Atmore Rotary Club at their meeting on Tuesday, March 31. At the invitation of Rotarian Bill Perkins, Jerry Maygarden was the guest speaker. Maygarden is from Pensacola and has served in the Florida House of Representatives as House Majority Leader, […]

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Jernigan speaks to Lions Club

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By   2 weeks ago

Emmie Jernigan from the Women’s Business Center of Rural Alabama spoke to the Atmore Lions Club at the April 1 meeting. Jernigan was invited by Lion Candace Wooten. Jernigan’s talk centered around improving downtown Atmore in order to attract people and businesses to the area. Lion Chapman Maxwell called the meeting to order. Lion Nancy Karrick […]

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Bennett-Harrison engaged

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By   4 weeks ago

Al and Sandy Bennett of Atmore, Ala., proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Bennett to Rob Harrison of Birmingham, Ala. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Murle and Viola Strickland of Tuscaloosa, Ala., and the late William Edward and Elizabeth Owens Bennett of Reform, Ala. The prospective groom is the son of Rex […]

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Powell and Davis to wed

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By   4 weeks ago

Mr. and Mrs. Christopher S. Powell of Olive Branch, Miss., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Jean Powell, to Jarrett Lance Davis. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Murray Johnson of Atmore, Ala., Mrs. Richard DeBoest and the late Mr. Richard DeBoest of Alva, Fla., Mr. and Mrs. […]

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Reception to honor Kathryn Chapman

By   1 month ago

A reception will be held Saturday, March 28, on the occasion of Kathryn Chapman’s 90th birthday. Her birthday is actually on March 20, but friends and family are invited to celebrate with her on the 28th from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., in the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. The family requests no gifts, […]

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Sidwell and Morris to wed

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By   1 month ago

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Sidwell, of Summerdale, Ala., proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Leigh Sidwell of Summerdale to Steven Craig Morris, Jr. of Atmore, Ala. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Orso of Summerdale. The prospective groom is the son of Mrs. Anita W. Harrison of Atmore and […]

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Welcome to the world, Camden Johnson Cowles

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By   2 months ago

Jonathan and Molly Malone Cowles of Atlanta, Ga. proudly announce the birth of their son born December 2, 2014 at Northside Hospital, Atlanta. Camden Johnson Cowles weighed 9 pounds 3 ounces and was 21.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Ted and Dawn Malone of Atmore, Ala. Maternal great-grandmother is Barbara H. Dickerson of Atmore Paternal […]

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Beulah James honored on 90th birthday

By   3 months ago

On Saturday, January 24, the family of Mrs. Beulah James gathered to celebrate her 90th birthday. Mrs. James, a resident of Atmore, is a faithful member of Zion Star A.M.E. Zion Church. The birthday celebration was held at Mrs. James’ daughter home. In attendance were her family, loved ones and friends. Mrs. James’ children celebrated […]

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Marcelete Harris celebrates 99th birthday

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By   3 months 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   3 months 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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EA wins state track meet

By   4 days ago

The Escambia Academy boys’ and girls’ JV track teams participated in the AISA Junior High State Track Meet Saturday, April 11. The boys’ team won first in the state; the girls took second place. Shown are team members with their trophies, from left, front, Kaile Gumapac, Hunter Revel, D.D. Brooks, Jabe Dawe, Kharles Brown, Pia […]

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Brooks signs with Huntingdon

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By   4 weeks ago

Gordon Brooks Jr., star running back for the State Champion Escambia Academy Cougars football team, signed to play football with Huntingdon College in Montgomery Friday, March 20. Shown at the signing ceremony are, from left, front, Gordon Brooks; niece Deshay Richardson; mother LaTonya Brooks; back, uncle David Brooks; cousin Meme Brooks; aunt Yvonne Brooks; father […]

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ECHS to host baseball tournament

By   2 months ago

Escambia County High School (ECHS) will host a county-wide baseball tournament February 24 through 27 at Tom Byrne Park. Teams from ECHS, Flomaton High School (FHS), T.R. Miller High School (TRM) and W.S. Neal High School (WSN) will compete for county bragging rights in a round robin style tournament. The schedule is as follows: Tuesday, […]

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Baseball sign-up now

By   2 months ago

T-Ball – ages 4-6; Cal Ripken – age 7-12. Sign-up is held each Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Atmore City Hall auditorium; each weekday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Murray Johnson Insurance office,105 E. Louisville Ave. Teams will be selected March 7. Practice begins March 9. For more information, call 368-4644 or 294-1128.

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Parker signs with LaGrange

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By   2 months ago

Northview High School senior and outside linebacker Jaylen Parker committed to play football at LaGrange College in LaGrange, Georgia, in a signing ceremony Wednesday, February 4. Shown, his parents are seated with him, Carl Smith and Obreonne Parker-Smith. Head coach Sid Wheatley, second from left in back, and assistant coach Derek Marshman, far right in […]

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Bradley signs with Rochester

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By   2 months ago

Northview High School senior and outside linebacker Tydre Bradley signed with Rochester Community and Technical College in Rochester, Minn., Wednesday, February 4. Seated with Bradley are his grandmother, Vivian Sanders, left, and his mother, Shantay Sanders, right. In back, far left, is head coach Sid Wheatley, family and friends, and at right, assistant coach Derek Marshman.

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Baseball registration

By   3 months ago

Registration for Atmore T-Ball, Cal Ripken, Babe Ruth Baseball began February 2 and will continue until March 6. * T-Ball – ages 4 through 6 – registration fee $40 * Cal Ripken – ages 7 through 12 – registration fee $50 * Babe Ruth – ages 13 through 15 – registration fee $50 Player’s uniform […]

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Grace Kilcrease signs with JDCC

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By   3 months 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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RP Star Students

By   4 days ago

Rachel Patterson Elementary School Star Students for March have been named. They are, from left, front, Jadalyn Grenier, Arihanna Bullard, Shamarie Hands, Jamora Hunter, Zaharra Lowe, Alexis Robertson, KyLeigh Everette and A’Laya Young; middle, Cy’Moria Crenshaw, Deveron Stubbs, Elijah Brown, Samorion Clark, Cleo Bolar, Cortney Martin, Jamarion Crenshaw, Tavion Marshall; back, Chelsea Trice, Trinity Gray, […]

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Temple Christian Academy honor roll

By   4 days ago

Fourth six week grading period for grades K5-3 5 year old kindergarten A/B honor roll: Nathan Boutwell, Cameran Bryan, Jonas McElhaney, Alayla Stallworth, Alexis Strength, Aidan Thomas. First grade A/B honor roll: Tanner Greene, LanDon Johnson, Katilyn Russsell. Second grade A/B honor roll: Jackson Bartley, Ayana Brown, Eli McElhaney, Victoria Strength. Third grade: A honor […]

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EA Beta Club

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Escambia Academy held Beta Club Initiation Wednesday, April 8. Beta Club members are, from left, first row, Melissa Wilson, Cassidy Murphy, Makayla Spruil, Jocie Franco, Natalie Lassiter, Bailey Lancaster, Kallie Byrd, Jessi Franco, Madelyn Grimsley; second row, Cat Sasser, Victoria Sawyer, Carson Barnett, Baylie Godwin, Regan Bell, Cecily McCullough, Lindsey Weatherford, Haley Leachman, Kajal Patel, […]

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RPES kindergarten registration

By   6 days ago

Rachel Patterson Elementary School will host its second kindergarten registration for the 2015-2016 school year Friday, April 17, from 8 a.m. until 11. Parents need to bring their child’s original birth certificate, social security card, and blue immunization card to the registration. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school’s front […]

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Singleton places in VFW district essay competition

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By   3 weeks ago

By CORRY BAGGETT News Staff Writer Veterans of Foreign Wars Chairman Noah McBride has announced that Northview High School sophomore Mitchell Singleton has earned third place at the District level for his essay in the Voice of Democracy competition, sponsored by the VFW and its Ladies Auxiliary. The Voice of Democracy is open to students […]

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Penner wins art contest

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By   3 weeks ago

Ava Penner of Atmore was a winner in the Brewton Council of Arts 2015 Youth Art Show held recently. The show encompasses all schools in Escambia County. Artwork is judged according to grade and medium. Ava is in the third grade at A.C. Moore Elementary School. Her artistic piece, titled Hot Air Balloons, is a […]

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HES wins archery competition

By   3 weeks ago

Huxford Elementary students won in the regional archery competition held in Prattville on March 19. These winners will compete in the state tournament in Montgomery on April 10. They are, from left, Nate Turner, Micah McNairn, Natalie Turk.

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Garcia inducted into honor society

By   3 weeks ago

Danielle Nicole Garcia was inducted into Delta Mu Delta of Zeta Omicron Chapter, an international honor society for business majors. Danielle is majoring in Human Resources Management at Troy University. Students who are eligible for induction must have completed half their program in the top 20 percent of their respective classes (minimum GPA of 3.25). […]

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Beulah Camp event planned

By   4 days ago

The Annual Beulah Camp BBQ, Auction and Singing will be held at Beulah Camp Grounds on April 25. Barbecue serving begins at 3 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m. Barbecue chicken or pork plates with all the trimmings will be available for $8 each. Dine in or take out. The auction starts at 5:30 p.m., […]

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Jones Street celebrating church anniversary

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The congregation of Jones Street True Pentecostal Holiness Church with founder and pastor Bishop Dr. Willie L. Williams will celebrate their 38th Year Church Anniversary with two services. The first service will be held Friday, April 17, 7 p.m., with Prophet Kenneth Faison of Rehoboth Outreach Ministries, Foley. The climax will be held Sunday, April […]

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An open letter to pastors

By   4 days ago

Dear Local Pastors, As a member of the Atmore area National Day of Prayer Committee, we would like to suggest and request that Sunday, May 3, 2015, be designated as Repentance Sunday. The date of the National Day of Prayer is Thursday, May 7, 2015. So, Repentance Sunday would be the Sunday just before this […]

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Dogwoods

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By   3 weeks ago

By SUZANNE RIGBY Special to Atmore News Easter to me is when the dogwoods and azaleas are in bloom. It’s when all of nature seems to awaken from her winter’s slumber … when new life emerges and life begins again … a new beginning. I suppose that’s why the dogwoods are so special to me! […]

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Rev. Holt returns to Greater Mt. Triumph

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By   4 weeks ago

If an evangelist can be brought back to a church “by popular demand,” that surely is happening at Greater Mount Triumph Missionary Baptist Church in Atmore. Last year, the Rev. Isaac “Butch” Holt conducted a very popular and successful revival at the church and he’s coming back in a couple of weeks, no doubt to […]

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Mt. Gillead to celebrate 96 years

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By   1 month ago

The Mt. Gillead Missionary Baptist Church family will celebrate their 96 Year Church Anniversary Sunday, March 22, at 3 p.m. The Rev. Robert Davis, the Program Committee members and congregation invite all to celebrate this milestone with them.

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Brooks holding spring revival

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Brooks Memorial Baptist Church will hold their Spring Revival Sunday through Wednesday, March 15–18, with the Rev. Mike Shaw bringing the message and Corey Stringer providing special music. Services on Sunday, the 15th, are at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Services Monday through Wednesday are at 6:30 p.m. All are invited. A nursery will be […]

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Bratt AOG to host The Shepherds

By   2 months ago

The congregation of Bratt Assembly of God invites all to a concert featuring The Shepherds Saturday, March 7, at 7 p.m. The name The Shepherds has become synonymous with gospel music. In the early 90s the group was formed out of Sandersville, Ga., and has turned into a mainstay in gospel music. Although their roots are […]

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Path to a balanced budget

By   2 weeks ago

By Congressman Bradley Byrne Every month American families and small business owners sit down and balance their budgets. They make sure they aren’t spending more than they bring in. The same is true for state and local governments. When I was in the Alabama State Senate, each year we were required by law to pass […]

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Follow the money

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By Larry Lee Education Matters Even an amateur swami with a cloudy crystal ball could have told us how the recent vote to approve charter schools in Alabama would play out. In fact, he didn’t even have to look at his ball, they could have looked at 2014 campaign financial disclosures instead. There they would […]

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Daffodils

By   2 weeks ago

By Harvey H. (“Hardy”) Jackson The daffodils are done. Different folks focus on different harbingers of spring – robins, forsythia, pollen covering the car – I watch for daffodils. Now sometimes daffodils will fool you. When the weather starts to warm they will pop out. But weather can turn and many a time daffodils have […]

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Inside the Statehouse

By   2 weeks ago

By Steve Flowers Alabama’s senior and premier political reporter, Phil Rawls, has retired. Phil spent 35 years reporting on Alabama politics for the Associated Press. He was simply the best. He was fair and accurate. His 40 years of covering the State Capitol made him easily the longest serving member of Alabama’s Capitol press corps. […]

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Religious freedom must be protected

By   3 weeks ago

By Congressman Bradley Byrne For many Christians, this week marks Holy Week, as we prepare for Easter Sunday. We remember the death and crucifixion of Jesus and celebrate his resurrection. In the United States and many other countries around the world, this is an occasion marked with steadfast reflection, prayer, worship and fellowship. It is […]

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Anticipating Easter

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By Harvey H. (“Hardy”) Jackson Growing up in mid-century South Alabama, Easter was anticipated almost as much as Christmas. Like Santa Clause, the Easter Bunny added an element of mystery to the day. Of course we knew that rabbits don’t bring colored eggs, even to good little girls and boys, any more than fat, bearded, […]

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America’s veterans

By   3 weeks ago

By Mitchell Singleton Northview High School “We the People.” These three little words start off the most important document in America’s history. America continues to be a beacon of freedom in a dark world of tyranny. There is no other country like America, and there will never be a country as great as America. Why […]

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Inside the Statehouse

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By Steve Flowers In recent years, the Republican Party has taken control of the legislatures in all of the southern states. Alabama’s legislature is overwhelmingly Republican. The GOP holds a 25 to 9 majority in the State Senate and an equally dominating 72 to 33 majority in the House of Representatives. Our supermajority GOP legislative […]

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Mae’s Journey: Tidings of Comfort and Joy

By   5 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   5 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   7 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   8 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   2 years 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 April 22, 2015

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Vernie Mae Dailey Ms. Vernie Mae Dailey, age 72, of Mobile, Ala., formerly of Atmore, Ala., passed away Monday, April 13, 2015 at the Mobile Infirmary. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time but will be announced by Turner Funeral Chapel, LLC at a later date. Michael Lee Lavimoniere Mr. Michael Lee Lavimoniere, 46, passed […]

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Obituaries for the week of April 15, 2015

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Charles Alfred Marsh Mr. Charles Alfred Marsh, age 84, passed away at his home in Atmore, Ala. on Monday, April 6, 2015. He was born in Fairbury, Neb. He retired from Monsanto. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Rose Marsh; his five sisters, Fern, Jeanette, May, Joy and Donna and two […]

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Obituaries for the week of April 8, 2015

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Alice Lorene Tolin Mrs. Alice Lorene Tolin, age 82, passed away Monday, March 30, 2015, in Poarch, Ala. She was a native of Poarch, former resident of Bay Minette, Ala. and has resided in Poarch for the past seventeen years. She was an employee of Jr. Foods for twenty years and Wal-Mart for the past […]

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Obituaries for the week of April 1, 2015

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James Edward Felton Mr. James Edward Felton, age 70, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Flomaton, Ala. He was a native of Pensacola, Fla., former resident of Seattle, Wash., and a resident of Flomaton for the past 6 months. Mr. Felton is survived by his daughter, Jamie Miller Felton of Seattle; four sisters, Barbara […]

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Obituaries for the week of March 25, 2015

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Jeanette Marie Hatfield Mrs. Jeanette Marie Hatfield, age 54, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2015, in Mobile, Ala. She was a native and life long resident of Bratt, Fla. She was the vice-president of Gulf Coast Wrestlers Reunion. She attended the Poplar Dell Baptist Church. She was preceded by her parents, Cleve and Ann Taylor. […]

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Obituaries for the week of March 18, 2015

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Felix Rayford Warrick Mr. Felix Rayford Warrick, age 72, passed away Friday, February 27, 2015 in Century, Fla. He was born in Jay, Fla.. He enjoyed playing pool and selling produce. He was preceded in death by his parents, Sidney and Annie Bryant Warrick; a sister, Ola Lambeth and two brothers J.T. Warrick and Dawyan […]

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Obituaries for the week of March 11, 2015

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George William Bridges Mr. George William Bridges, age 80, passed away Friday, March 6, 2015, in Pensacola, Fla. He was a native of Leavenworth, Wash. and a resident of Atmore, Ala. for the past forty years. He was preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Reva McGhee and brother, Gordon Morrison. Mr. Bridges is survived by […]

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Obituaries for the week of March 4, 2015

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Robert A. “Bob” Cawthon  Mr. Robert A. “Bob” Cawthon, age 83, passed away Sunday, February 28, 2015 in Atmore, Ala. He was a native of Bluff Springs, Fla. and a lifetime resident of Century, Fla. Mr. Cawthon was a Korean War Veteran, VFW, Civil Engineer, CORE Engineer for yrs, helped build several oil plants in […]

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