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House damaged by fire

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A home at 105 Clark Street was totaled by fire Monday afternoon, according to Atmore Fire Chief Gerry McGhee. The call came in to 911 at 5:20 p.m., Monday afternoon, April 21, reporting a fire at the residence of Mildred Sims. McGhee said the source of the fire appeared to be electrical but is still [...]

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Coach Mosby passes away

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Coach George Mosby passed away April 16. Coach Mosby was instrumental in youth sports and recreation for decades in Atmore. He was born in Versailles, Kentucky and attended school there. He received degrees from Tennessee State in Nashville and Columbia University in New York. As a teacher at Clarke County Training School, Escambia County Training [...]

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BOE accepts resignations

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The Escambia County Board of Education has met in special sessions to accept the resignations of two teachers who have been arrested recently. On Thursday, April 10, the board accepted the resignation of Norma Jean Dillashaw, and on Tuesday, April 22, the board accepted the resignation of Clemente Brooks Sr. Dillashaw, 48, of Brewton was [...]

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Come Relay Friday night

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Every year, American Cancer Society Relay For Life volunteers invite the public to come and be part of the event. You don’t have to be on a team. You don’t have to walk laps if you don’t want to. But you are invited to come out to Tom Byrne Park Friday evening, April 25, and [...]

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Superintendent interviews set

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The Escambia County Board of Education (BOE) has announced the date and time for interviews with the two candidates for the position of superintendent of education – Kim D. Staley and John J. Knott. Staley is currently serving as assistant principal at Escambia County Middle School, where he has been for the last year. Prior [...]

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Y’s Healthy Kids Day is Saturday

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The Atmore Area YMCA is holding Healthy Kids Day this Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Y. In conjunction with Healthy Kids Day, the YMCA is hosting a fund-raising event, the Friends of the YMCA Community Market. The morning kicks off with Opening Ceremonies which include Pledge of Allegiance by [...]

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Discovering Atmore – One step at a time

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The Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce will host the final walking tour of Atmore for 2014 with a tour of the downtown area Saturday, April 26, at 10 a.m. “This is a great way to get to know the town better,” Chamber executive director Sheryl Vickery said. “I always enjoy hearing people who have lived [...]

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Walmart staffs Atmore store

By   5 days ago

The new Walmart on Highway 21 is in the process of filling 150 positions for the new Atmore store scheduled to open in June. Joe Ferguson, manager of the soon to be opened Walmart said, “This is a great opportunity for the community and for our company. We will be taking applications until June 30.” [...]

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‘Live Wire on Wheels’ visits Perdido E/M School

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  Students at Perdido Elementary / Middle School recently were treated to an amazing safety demonstration by members of Baldwin EMC’s “Live Wire on Wheels” team. The program features real BEMC linemen, who deal with high voltage electricity every day, interacting with characters on large video screens. The set features real power poles, just trimmed [...]

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Atmore Legion Riders support scholarship funds

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The Southern R.O.M.P. (Riding On Military Pride) was held in Gulf Shores again this year to raise funds for the A.L. Legacy Scholarship Fund. The American Legion Riders (ALR) of Chapter 90 in Atmore presented a check for $300 to the Legacy Scholarship Fund, which gives scholarships to the children of military who have died [...]

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Covenant presents annual awards

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Covenant Hospice personnel held their Annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon April 10 at David’s Catfish house in Brewton. Shown are the 2013 award winners, from left, front, Ambassador Award: Jenny Kelley; Volunteer of the Year Award: Jo Downing; back, Community Award: Derwood Mantel (with First United Methodist Church of Brewton men’s group); Administrative Award: Anita McCreary; [...]

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Hartley, Miller honored

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Houston Hartley, left, and Trevor Miller received the Arrow of Light Award on Tuesday, April 15. The Arrow of Light Award is Cub Scouting’s highest award. Houston and Trevor are members of Pack 275.      

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VFW hosts car show

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Classic cars from all over the Escambia County area gathered Saturday morning, April 19, for a car show at VFW Post 7016. Classics from the 30s and 40s joined sweet rides from the 50’ and 60s in a trip down Memory Lane. Awards were presented in the afternoon. Shown are winners, from left, David Brown [...]

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Marvin’s, PWC make surprise delivery

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Atmore Area YMCA CEO Paul Chason was surprised Monday, April 21, when a truck from Marvin’s delivered building materials and picnic tables, and employees with Pee Wee Construction (PWC) showed up at the Y and built a covered area on the playground. PWC donated labor and planning, and Marvin’s donated building materials and picnic tables. [...]

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RP Easter egg hunt

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Escambia County public schools were out for Good Friday, but kindergarten students at Rachel Patterson Elementary were treated to an Easter egg hunt the Thursday before Easter. Some of the students started out close together but soon spread across the campus in search of eggs.  

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A Taste of Wine, Chocolate…Art and Roses

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Susan Cox, wine steward with Rouse’s Market, will be present Friday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m., at Royal Oaks Bed and Breakfast, during a fund-raiser for the American Red Cross. Guests will sample various wine and complementing food bites. There will be roses for the ladies present, and area art on display. A $20 donation [...]

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Gracie Anne Cruit

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  Leslie Cruit and Pamela Cruit are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Gracie Ann Cruit, born Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 4:52 p.m. Gracie weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. Paternal grandparents are Glen and Carol Dreadin. Maternal grandparents are Doug and Joanne Radford. Gracie was welcomed [...]

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Ether Kilcrease celebrates 100 years

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By   14 days ago

Atmore Nursing Care resident Ether Kilcrease celebrated birthday number 100 on April 7. “I was born in 1914,” Ms. Kilcrease said. “I guess that does make me 100. How about that!”  

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Introducing Brandan Ray Cole

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Steven E. Cole and Jennifer Lynn Coon proudly announce the birth of their son, Brandan Ray Cole. Brandan was born Monday, March 31, 2014 at 5:18 p.m. at D.W. McMillan Hospital in Brewton, Ala. He weighed 7 lbs. 3 oz. and was 18 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Ray and Cathi Coon of Atmore, Ala. [...]

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Tousinau, Kyzar to wed

By   14 days ago

Mr. and Mrs. James Mitchell Tousinau of Mobile are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Ellis, to James Hugh Kyzar IV, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Hugh Kyzar III of Andalusia. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. E. Lamar Moore of Starkville, Mississippi [...]

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Introducing Abbagail “Abby” Delaney Mack

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By   28 days ago

Daniel and Brittni (Fletcher) Mack are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Abbagail “Abby” Delaney Mack, who entered the world Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at the Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center hospital in Marshalltown, Iowa. Abby weighed 6 lbs 12.6 oz. and was 20 ½ inches long. Maternal grandparents are Penny and (the [...]

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Introducing Kerrigan Dash Fountain

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By   35 days ago

Lee and Jordan Fountain of Daphne, Ala. are proud to announce the birth of their son, Kerrigan Dash Fountain. He was born Friday, February 14, 2014 at 8:04 a.m. at South Baldwin Hospital in Foley, Ala. Kerrigan weighed 8 pounds 6.75 ounces and was 21.5 inches long. The maternal grandparents are Alison and Chad Fournier. [...]

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Old friends…new beginnings

By   35 days ago

A reception was held Thursday, March 13, to honor Shelly Williams, center, for her 20-plus years working with the Atmore Chamber of Commerce. Shelly’s last day with the Chamber was Friday, March 14. She has started a new position with FS Advisors in Atmore. Many friends dropped by the reception in the YMCA Library Thursday [...]

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Remember,‘it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird’

By   35 days ago

Atmore Garden Club met Tuesday, March 11, at Trinity Parish Hall. Hostesses of the day Edith Beans, Freddie Miller and Sara Beck served a delicious salad lunch which was enjoyed by everyone. Sara Beck presented a program on grasses and several lucky members went home with a door prize of various grasses. Sara stressed that [...]

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Chiefs set sights on district title

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By CORRY BAGGETT News Sports Writer With a 15 and 5 record, Northview High School’s Varsity Baseball Chiefs are leaving their mark this season. Under the training of Head Coach Martin Lister, the boys have their eyes set on the prize of a titled team. Which title? “We’ll start with the district,” sophomore outfielder Roman [...]

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EA golfers going to state

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Two individuals on the Escambia Academy golf team and a five-man team will participate in the state tournament. Scott Brantley and Garrett Kirk have both qualified for state to participate as individuals. Individually, Scott Brantley has won low medalist at two events so far this year including the last home meet. In that meet, he [...]

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ECHS player signs commitment letter

By   41 days ago

        Escambia County High School football player Devante Williams signed his letter of intent, accepting a scholarship to play football for Miles College in Birmingham. Devante was recruited by both Miles and Alabama State, but chose Miles because, “The atmosphere felt like family,” he said. Pictured above from left, are Devante’s mother [...]

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EA lifts another championship

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By   56 days ago

Weight lifting coach Hugh Fountain has once again brought home a championship as Escambia Academy (EA) boys’ team lifted their way to their second consecutive 3-A AISA state weight lifting championship. A group of more than 50 lifters and coaches traveled to Pickens Academy in Carrollton, Alabama, February 19, to participate in the event, fielding [...]

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Atmore Cal Ripken Baseball registration

By   56 days ago

T-Ball – Ages 4 – 6 Pitching machine – Ages 7- 8 Minor League – Ages 9 – 10 Major League – Ages 11 – 12 Register Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Murray Johnson Insurance Office, 105 E. Louisville Ave. Next door to Nancy’s Etc., directly [...]

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Boothe signs with JDCC

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By   63 days ago

Escambia County High School senior Tristen Boothe signed a full softball scholarship with Jeff Davis Community College. Thursday, February 13. School officials, family members and friends gathered in the ECHS media center for the signing. Tristen is the daughter of Amy Day and Daniel Boothe, and the granddaughter of Terry and Vickie Day and Greg [...]

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Three EA girls receive state honors

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Three girls from Escambia Academy (EA) girls’ basketball team have been named to the Alabama Independent School Association’s (AISA) West Alabama Girls’ All-Star basketball team. Grayson Emmons, Lacie Flowers and Payton Snider were named to the squad which consists of 15 girls from schools in the western part of Alabama who will face off against [...]

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Baseball registration is Saturday

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Atmore Cal Ripken Baseball registration will be held Saturday, Feb. 8, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m., at Atmore City Hall. Registration fee is $50. T-ball – ages 4 through 6 Pitching machine – ages 7 and 8 Minor league – ages 9 and 10 Major league – ages 11 and 12 You may register week [...]

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Rachel Patterson Elementary School Awards ceremony

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Rachel Patterson Elementary School Awards ceremony for third nine weeks Honor roll, perfect attendance, Star Students Thursday, April 10 Continued from 4/16)              

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Rachel Patterson Elementary School Awards ceremony for third nine weeks

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Honor roll, perfect attendance, Star Students, Perfect Pandas – Thursday, April 10                                 See the April 23 edition of Atmore News for more Rachel Patterson Elementary School awards – We’ll post those online at that time also.      

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PCI funds RP Smart Tables

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The Poarch Band of Creek Indians purchased five Smart Tables for students at Rachel Patterson Elementary School. These interactive tables are used to assist the students with reading and math via the use of technology. On behalf of the students and faculty, principal Stephanie Jackson expressed her appreciation to PCI for “this most generous gift.” [...]

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Perdido MS art students take top honors

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  Perdido Middle School students in Jo Vickery’s art classes recently competed in the annual Old Town Bay Minette Arts Council’s Farewell Week Party at Blackburn Park. Students in north Baldwin County showed off their art work Saturday, from 3 to 7 p.m. Taking top honors were Macaila Sims – first place; Will Brooks – [...]

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Escambia County Middle School honor roll – Third nine week grading period

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Fifth grade A honor roll: Jamarcus Leslie, Anicia Marquez, Breanna McGowan, Shantel Richardson, Jakayla Roberts, Madison Simmons, Mia Simmons, Jaelon Wilson. A/B honor roll: Zaniyah Anderson, John Banks, Scotty Barnes, Jaiden Bolton, Jaheim Bowens,Destiny Brown, Ashley Craft, Kirsi Crawley, Dezmun Crenshaw, Jovante’Floyd, Amber Graham, Christian Hixon, Jakiyah Hixon, Alyssia Lambert, Janiyah Lambert, Isaiah Mason, Willie [...]

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Perdido Middle School inducts new Beta Club members

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Perdido Middle School recently held their annual Beta Club initiation, in which 25 new members were pinned, as a part of the annual induction ceremony. After a brief welcome, Beta Club sponsor Mary Grabill turned the program over to the current officers and members who presented the program. As Beta Club is a service oriented [...]

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Perdido pre-K students hold Q-U wedding

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  Glinda Dennis’ pre-K class culminated their study of the letters Qq and Uu by having a Q-U wedding. The letter Q cannot spell a word without its partner U. Any word using Q is always followed by U – queen, quarter, quiet, quail, quilt, etc. – so to help the children visualize and remember [...]

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Science has sprung at Perdido E/M School

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With the start of spring, students in all grades at Perdido Elementary / Middle School have been involved in a diverse variety of scientific experiments. They have been studying everything from animals and their habitats, to volcanoes and rocketry. Kindergarten students have been involved in the study of wild animals, found in Africa. As they [...]

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Nokomis Baptist choir presents Easter program

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On Easter Sunday, the Nokomis Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir presented “The Blood Will Never Lose Its Power” during the morning worship service. The traditional Flowering of the Cross was the highlight of worship as Pastor James Hill completed a three-week series of sermons on the Lord’s Supper, the Triumphant Entry and the Resurrection of Christ. [...]

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Mt. Pisgah to hold Pastor’s Aide Day

By   14 days ago

The pastor, officers and members of Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church invite you to worship with them as they celebrate their Annual Pastor’s Aide Day on Sunday, April 13, at 3 p.m. The guest speaker for this occasion is Sister Alice Crook from Old Ship Baptist Church. The theme is “Building a Godly Heritage” and [...]

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Darbys serving in Monroe County

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The Rev. Doug and Linda Darby are serving three churches in the Repton / Range area. Every Sunday morning, Pastor Doug brings the message at 9:30 a.m. at Springhill United Methodist Church on County Road 7. For the 11 a.m. service, he alternates between Woodlawn United Methodist (first, third and fifth Sundays) on Highway 84, [...]

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Bethel hosting Master’s Men + 2

By   21 days ago

Bethel United Methodist Church will host The Master’s Men + 2 in concert Sunday, April 6, 6 p.m. The Master’s Men + 2 is a southern gospel music ministry, headquartered in Pace, Florida, and was founded in late 1995 as The Master’s Men Quartet. The Master’s Men + 2 emerged from that original group. What [...]

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Union MBC to honor pastor, first lady

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The pastor, officers and members of Union Missionary Baptist Church invited all to attend the 12th year appreciation honoring Pastor Willie Frank Osby and first lady Valeria Perryman-Osby 12th year Sunday, March 23, 3 p.m. Speaker for this occasion will be Pastor Humphrey Shuford of Zion Star AME Zion Church of Atmore, and St. Thomas [...]

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Mt. Olive to host Women’s and Men’s Day

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Women’s and Men’s Day will be held at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church Sunday, March 16, 3 p.m. Guest speakers will be Sis. Jeroldine Anderson and Deacon Clifford Anderson of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Bay Minette. Rev. Dr. Monroe Tucker Jr. is pastor of Mt. Olive. Chairman and chairwoman for the event are Deacon John and [...]

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Greater Mount Triumph MBC to celebrate 127th anniversary

By   49 days ago

Reverend Willie Hawthorne, officers, and members of Greater Mount Triumph Missionary Baptist Church invite all to worship with them as they celebrate the 127th Year Anniversary of Greater Mount Triumph Missionary Baptist Church. This celebration will begin on Friday, March 14, at 7 p.m., with the Reverend Kelvin Laster, pastor of Bright Morning Star Baptist [...]

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Atmore Baptist Temple celebrating 64th anniversary

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The members of Atmore Baptist Temple will celebrate the church’s 64th Anniversary Homecoming March 9-12. The church’s four-day homecoming celebration will begin Sunday, March 9, with Sunday School at 10 a.m., and morning worship at 11 a.m. After the morning services, the church will have an old-fashioned “dinner on the ground” lunch in the fellowship [...]

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House passes balanced budget

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By Congressman Bradley Byrne Our country is on an unsustainable fiscal course. On our current trajectory, the debt will reach nearly 170 percent of our national Gross Domestic Product by 2040. In just 10 years, we will spend more on servicing the debt than we will on national defense. With China already holding $12.3 trillion [...]

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Public servants or public masters?

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Last week I suggested that it may be time for the people of the United States to say “Enough!” and stand up to the abuses of power that mark our out-of-control government and the would-be tyrants that seem bent on removing our freedoms. This week someone did just that. A rancher in Nevada, Cliven Bundy, [...]

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Privacy? Surely you jest!

By   7 days ago

Ring. Ring. “Hello, this is Tom.” “We know who you are, Tom. In the digital age, you will be shocked by what we know about you.” “Who is this? The National Security Agency? I thought President Obama issued orders to rein you in!” “That’s a good one, Tom. Obama told the NSA to stop storing [...]

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Was Rep. Wren just the first domino to fall?

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By Bob Martin When dominos fall, they usually fall in multiples. “Mommas don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys” is a line from one of my favorite old western songs. Perhaps a modern day version using “legislators” could give all those cowboys in that line a well-deserved break. A Montgomery blog this past [...]

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Maritime economy means Alabama jobs

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By Congressman Bradley “Whoever rules the waves rules the world.” Alfred Thayer Mahan, an American naval strategist and historian once called the most important American strategist of the nineteenth century, wrote these words as he referred to the importance of projecting power abroad through naval dominance. This mantra still holds true today not only as [...]

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A little civil disobedience

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America is a land founded on the principles of resistance to the unjust and immoral in society. We are a people who are not dependent on a dictator or governing body to tell us when something is wrong, and we have long established and frequently used ways of dealing with those elements and ideas that [...]

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Premature ObamaCare victory lap

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By Rick Jensen President Obama took a victory lap on Tuesday, celebrating 7 million Obamacare enrollees. Let’s take a look at this success. President Obama and the Democrats pushed through their signature domestic policy stating the “Affordable” Care Act would cover “every American.” They have used the figure of “48 million uninsured Americans.” To date, [...]

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Strange raids, strange indeed

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By BOB MARTIN Did the folks at Greenetrack Casino in Eutaw get advance notice of last month’s raid by Atty. Gen. Luther Strange? Montgomery attorney Charlanna Spencer, who represents Greenetrack, has told me that the casino’s electronic bingo machines were taken offline before the search warrants signed by Greene County District Judge Lillie Jones-Osborne were [...]

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The Picture Show

By   154 days 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   231 days 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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‘Pine Cones and Magnolias’

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By   315 days ago

Born and raised in Atmore, Texas resident JoAn Watson Martin has become a prolific writer. “Pine Cones and Magnolias” is her fourth teen novel. The first three were “Yankee Girl” (historical fiction), “Goodnight Mrs. Dinglewall” (a ghost story) and “Inventing Chloe.” Her first adult romance, “Retrieving Morning,” was published in 2009. After teaching in Baytown, [...]

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Atmore Native Publishes Third Children’s Book

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By   322 days ago

Children’s author Jerrye Forte Sumrall grew up on South Carney Street, where she was known for her vivid imagination and sense of adventure. She recently published the third novel in her outstanding Bayshore Mystery Series. All the novels are set in Alabama. Middle-grade readers and adults will enjoy Jerrye’s latest book, “The Mystery of Wragg [...]

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The Barnes Boys

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By   357 days ago

Every year, they get together at David’s Catfish in Atmore. Sometimes they are fewer in number – some can no longer travel and, sadly, some have passed away since the previous reunion. They are the Barnes Boys – men now in their 80s who played football under Coach Herbert Barnes at Escambia County High School [...]

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Trinity to Host Annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

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By   441 days ago

The Men of Trinity Episcopal Church invite the community to their annual community-wide Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday, February 12, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. In addition to hot pancakes with syrup, sausage, coffee and juice will be served. The cost at the door will be $3 and half-price for children under the age [...]

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Obituaries for the week of April 23, 2014

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Charles Lewis Fuqua Mr. Charles Lewis Fuqua, Sr., age 82, of Walnut Hill, Fla., passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014 at his residence. He was born in Escambia County, Ala. to the late David Talmadge and Rachael Mae Belle Ware Fuqua. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War, retiring from N.A.S., [...]

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Obituaries for the week of April 16, 2014

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Gladys B. Ingram Mrs. Gladys B. Ingram, age 92, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in Mobile, Ala. She was a native of Long Beach, Miss. and a resident of Atmore, Ala. for the past fifteen years. She attended the Sardis Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Evon Ingram. Mrs. [...]

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Obituaries for the week of April 9, 2014

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Ilena Barnes Mrs. Ilena Barnes, age 90, of Atmore, Ala., passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Atmore Nursing Center. She was born to Connie and Olivia Dixon. She was a member of AOH Church of God where she served as president of the Willing Workers, Sunday school teacher and minister, serving as assistant pastor [...]

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Obituaries for the week of April 2, 2014

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Gloria Jean Bryars Ms. Gloria Jean Bryars, age 55, of Atmore, Ala., passed away Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Baptist Hospital, Pensacola, Fla. Funeral services are incomplete at this time but will be announced later by Turner Funeral Chapel, LLC Paula Thomas Mrs. Paula Thomas, age 47, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in Bay [...]

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Obituaries for the week of March 26, 2014

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Eubie Farrish Etheridge Mr. Eubie Farrish Etheridge, age 83, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014 in Huxford, Ala. He was a native and life long resident of Huxford. He was a veteran of the Korean War. He had worked for Whitfield Pickle Co. and Roddenberry Pickle Co. He was a bee keeper, farmer and avid [...]

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Obituaries for the week of March 19, 2014

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Paul Wilkerson Moore, Jr. Mr. Paul Wilkerson Moore, Jr., age 85, passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 in Pensacola, Fla. He was a native and life long resident of Bluff Springs, Fla. Mr. Moore is survived by his three sons, Ron (Rhonda) Moore of Holt, Fla., Paul A. (Cindy Chadwick) Moore of Nashville, Tenn. and [...]

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Obituaries for the week of March 12, 2014

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Joseph Colvin Davis Mr. Joseph Colvin Davis, age 79, of Bratt, Fla. passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014 in Pensacola, Fla. He retired from Monsanto-Solutia as a fireman. He loved farming, was an avid hunter fisherman and was an active member of The First Baptist Church of Bratt. He was born in Atmore, Ala. to [...]

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Obituaries for the week of March 5, 2014

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Ann Marie Hanks Mrs. Ann Marie Hanks, age 72, passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2014 in Gulfport, Miss. She was a native of Hazel Park, Mich. and a resident of Bratt, Fla. for the past twenty years. She attended the Bratt Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Horace Hanks. Mrs. Hanks [...]

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