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Perdido man killed in accident

By   5 days ago

A Perdido man was killed in an early morning accident in Santa Rosa County, Fla., early Friday morning. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Robert Allen Spears, 23, died in a one-vehicle accident at 4:27 a.m., September 26. Spears was traveling north on State Road 87 just nor of SR4 when his 2008 Mustang left [...]

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Saving the Strand – Bringing downtown back

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By   7 days ago

The Pride of Atmore committee may not have known what to expect Monday afternoon, but they had to be pleased with the show of support by the community. Business leaders, merchants, and interested individuals came by to support the Save the Strand initiative. Monday afternoon, September 22, the committee became the owners of The Strand, [...]

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3 arrested in home search

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By   7 days ago

Six people were detained and three later arrested in a search of a home at 209 Liberty Street which resulted in the seizure of 142 ounces of Spice (synthetic marijuana), drug paraphernalia and $1,892 cash. The three arrested were two Atmore men, Jabarie Arnold, 34, who resides in the Liberty Street home, and Jeffery Lemond [...]

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Ecstasy arrest

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By   7 days ago

An Atmore woman was arrested during the execution of two search warrants on Patterson Street when Ecstasy was found in her apartment Friday, September 5. Ecstasy, or Molly as it sometimes called, is a party drug that, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, “Produces feelings of increased energy, euphoria, emotional warmth and empathy [...]

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Lions expand drug program

By   7 days ago

Ruth Harrell, chair of the Escambia Country Healthcare Authority Board, addressed the Atmore City Council Monday, September 22, and announced the expansion of a drug prevention program that has been highly successful in Flomaton. “I am here to extend to you an invitation to a program at Escambia County High School called ‘Drugs Erase Dreams,’” [...]

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Stomp the Yard set New feature added

By   7 days ago

The Eighth Annual Stomp the Yard is set for Saturday, October 4. While the event always features speakers, entertainment, food, games, and much more, a new venue is being added this year. Dr. Bernard Bishop Ministries in association with Deliverance Ministry of Jesus Christ, Inc. sponsors the annual event. In keeping with the intent of [...]

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Last Market of the Summer

By   12 days ago

The Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an additional “Market in the Park” tomorrow (September 20) from 7:30 am- 11:00am at Heritage Park. Come support our local growers!

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POW/MIA Recognition Day

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By   13 days ago

Everyone is asked to wear black and white Friday, September 19, in observance of POW/MIA Recognition Day to honor prisoners of war and our missing and their families.

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Legion honors POW/MIA

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By   7 days ago

Members of American Legion Post 90 stood along Highway 31 at the intersection with Highway 21 Friday, September 19 to raise public awareness for the plight of America’s POW/MIAs. Veterans displayed the familiar black and white flags and waved at passersby. Motorists showed their support by waving and honking. One even stopped to give a [...]

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Nolin Godwin appears in Guy Harvey documentary

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By   7 days ago

The summer of 2014 was a life-changing event for Nolin Godwin, nine-year-old son of Gordon and JoLynn Godwin of Atmore. Nolin has been a longtime fan of Dr. Guy Harvey, internationally known marine conservationist and biologist, artist and author. Nolin fell in love with marine life, especially sharks of all kinds when he was a [...]

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State officer speaks at Lions Club

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By   7 days ago

The Atmore Lions Club met September 17, in the Mayson Auditorium of Atmore Community Hospital. President John Brantley opened the meeting and led the group in the blessing. Lion Chris Singleton led the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag followed by Lion Robert Maxwell leading the singing. Sixteen members and two guests from the Bay Minette [...]

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Lions Club hosts golf tourney

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By   7 days ago

The Atmore Lions Club sponsored their annual golf tournament Thursday, September 18, at the Atmore Country Club. Winners were Jennifer and Tommy White, low net; and Caleb Dortch and Scott Fuller, low gross. Jennifer White also had the longest drive. Dale Hurst won closest to the pin.  

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Plan to attend Business & Breakfast

By   7 days ago

Women’s Business Center of Rural Alabama (WBCRAL), the Atmore Chamber of Commerce, and The Coffee House are hosting Business & Breakfast. Thursday, October 9, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., at The Coffee House, 112 W. Ridgeley Street, Atmore. There will be networking and discussion of the needs of the business community and the ways in [...]

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2014-15 Chamber Ambassadors

By   7 days ago

This year’s Chamber Ambassadors have started working as they assist the Chamber with community events. Shown are, from left, front, Anissa Watson, Dana Hursh, Megan Fournier, Claire Dawe, Anna Catherine Sasser, Amanda Maye, Alexis Clark; back, Perry Metzler, Wesley Hostetler, Ty’Anthony Riley, Benjamin Hubert II, Joshua Bonie.

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A collaborative effort – CNA students graduate

By   7 days ago

Southwest Alabama Workforce Development Council (SAWDC) Rural Healthcare Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program students were honored during a graduation ceremony Thursday, September 18, at the Reid State Health Careers Atmore campus. The 26 graduates are from Conecuh, Escambia and Monroe counties. Brewton students attended class at Westgate Village Nursing Home through the support of administrator [...]

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Grandparents enjoy lunch at Perdido Elementary

By   7 days ago

Many people honor their grandparents through a range of activities such as gift-giving, card-giving. For elementary age school children at Perdido Elementary, inviting their grandparents to school for lunch is looked forward to as soon as school begins. Students in kindergarten through second invited their grandparents to join them for their favorite lunch – pizza [...]

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Hayles, Clemmons to wed

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By   7 days ago

Saundra Elizabeth Hayles and Jack Elliott Clemmons, Jr., both of Atmore, are proudly announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Eva Mae Lambeth of Atmore and James Ashley Hayles, deceased, of Uriah, Ala. The prospective groom is the son of Charles and Willodean Davis and Jack E. Clemmons, Sr., deceased, [...]

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Brown, Stoker to exchange vows

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By   7 days ago

Thomas Benjamin Brown of Atmore, Alabama and Deana Gilley Edwards of Branson, Missouri proudly announce the engagement of their daughter Savanah Marie Brown of Atmore to Wade Stoker of Daphne, Alabama. The prospective bridegroom is the son of Melvin and Gloria Stoker of Daphne. The couple will exchange wedding vows Saturday, September 27, 2014 at [...]

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Mrs. Knight celebrates 100

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By   7 days ago

Atmore Nursing Center resident Ella Mae Knight celebrated her 100th birthday Tuesday, September 23. Mrs. Knight was born in Conecuh County but has lived most of her life in Atmore, raising four children here. At Atmore Nursing Center, she enjoys church services, gospel singing and sitting on the front porch. And she always looks forward [...]

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Mr. Respress celebrates 90

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By   7 days ago

Mr. Alvis Respress will celebrate his 90th birthday on September 23. On Saturday, September 20, his family hosted a surprise birthday party to mark the occasion. In attendance on Saturday were 82 of his friends and family members. Mr. Respress has been married to his wife, Bernice for 67 years. Benny and Bobbie Respress are [...]

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Ward, Roley engagement

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By   14 days ago

Rick and Kaye Ward of Cantonment, Fla. proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Nicole Ward, to Michael Wayne Roley, the son of Mary Ann Vaughn of Robertsdale, Ala. and James Roley, of Atmore, Ala. Katie graduated from Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie, Texas with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Secondary [...]

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The gifts of nature

By   14 days ago

The Atmore Garden Club met on Tuesday, September 9, at Trinity Parish Hall. Mary Ann McCabe, co-president, welcomed everyone and thanked hostesses of the day, Sandy Whitaker, Blinda Smith and Joan Hackman. Charlotte Kimsey, second vice-president, presented the beautiful new club yearbook which features the new club theme, The Gifts of Nature. There was a [...]

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Nichols, Smith to wed

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By   28 days ago

Teresa and Jay Nichols of Atmore, Alabama, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Morgan Elise Nichols, to Nathan Palle Smith. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Rosemary and James Womack and Gayle Pearson, all of Atmore and J. W. Nichols of McDavid, Florida. The prospective groom is the son of Randall Smith [...]

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Bishops celebrate 29th anniversary

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By   77 days ago

Abe and Deborah Bishop celebrated their 29th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 12. They are the parents of eight children, 10 grandchildren and three godchildren.  

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Carryin’ on a family tradition

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By   7 days ago

Paxton Caraway is a third generation drag racer. Last Saturday, September 20, he won first place in the Drag Coverage Nationals at Atmore Dragway. He took first place in the Junior Dragster Division. Not bad for a guy who’s 11 years old. Paxton is the son of Heather and Josh Caraway of Atmore, and the [...]

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Blacksher moves to 4-0

By   7 days ago

By ASHLEE PHILLIPS News Sports Writer Before the season began, Coach Wes Sims stated that one of the field teams to beat this year would be Chickasaw. Friday night, September 19, was a huge day for the Chickasaw Chieftains, being their first ever homecoming. School was released early for their homecoming parade and they even [...]

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ECHS falls to Jackson

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By CHRISTIN SIMPKINS News Sports Writer The Escambia County High School Blue Devils continue to struggle as they face tough opponents in the 5A division. This is the first year the Devils have been in 5A. Friday night, September 19, the Blue Devils failed to score against the Jackson High School Aggies in Jackson. Captains [...]

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Dr Pepper Toss

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By   7 days ago

During the high school football season, the local Pepsi Cola Bottling Company joins with Dr Pepper to award $500 in college scholarships to seniors in the Dr Pepper Football Toss. On Friday, September 12, the toss was held at Escambia Academy. Competing were Josie Franco, left, and John Patrick Sawyer. Sawyer won the toss. News [...]

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ECHS student athletes honored

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During football season, Alfa Insurance honors a Student Athlete of the Week. On Friday, September 12, Alfa agent Dana Vickrey honored three Escambia County High School athletes. Rashaan Flavors was honored for his game against Baldwin County. He is the son of Santanya Flavors. An honor roll student, Rashaan is in his junior year and [...]

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Cougars flog Fort Dale

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By   14 days ago

By GARRETT KIRK News Sports Writer The Escambia Academy Cougars continued their winning streak last Friday night and pushed their record to 3-0 as they triumphed over Fort Dale at home. For the most part, the game was rather uneventful. EA opened the night with a kick-off return on the first play of the game [...]

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Blacksher beats Fruitdale

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By   14 days ago

By ASHLEE PHILLIPS News Sports Writer Friday night, September 12, the J.U. Blacksher Bulldogs faced off against the Fruitdale Pirates in the Bulldog’s hometown of Uriah. The win brought their record to 3-0. Blacksher defeated Fruitdale with a score of 37-20. The game began with a kick-off to Blacksher and was returned 9 yards but [...]

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Events planned at ECMS

By   7 days ago

Mark your calendar for the following events at Escambia County Middle School. * The first nine weeks honor roll assembly will be held Wednesday, October 22, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the gymnasium. * The Annual Statewide Parenting Day is October 23. All parents are invited to attend. Parent / teacher conferences will [...]

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HES hosts Title I meeting

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Huxford Elementary School held their Title I meeting Tuesday, September 16. The purpose of this meeting is to inform parents, grandparents and guardians on the Title I designation, the parental involvement plan, and the school-parent compact, among several other topics. Shown, HES principal Greg Shehan takes questions from the audience. News photo by Ashley Trawick [...]

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Perdido students raise funds with Box Tops 4 Education

By   7 days ago

Perdido Elementary / Middle School students have been racing to collect box tops from General Mills products in order to win a pizza party by being the first class to reach 1,000 Box Tops 4 Education. Third-grade students in Mrs. Laurie Myer’s class were the first to reach the initial classroom goal of 1,000. Every [...]

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Perdido students celebrate summer reading success

By   7 days ago

Perdido School students were recently recognized for participating in the Scholastic 2014 Summer Reading Challenge. This program is headed up by Perdido librarian Mrs. Trachy Miller each year. Students read throughout the summer break from school and either logged in their minutes or kept a reading log signed by a parent / guardian. They are [...]

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NHS yearbook staff wins award

By   7 days ago

For their 2014 edition, the Northview High School Tribal Spirit yearbook staff has received a Gold Medal from Columbia Scholastic Press Association. The Association is owned by Columbia University in New York City and is affiliated with the Graduate School of Journalism. The book received 910 points out of a maximum 1,000 points to place [...]

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Bringing the message to the students

By   14 days ago

The DeBakey Drug Education Program visited A.C. Moore Elementary School Wednesday, September 10. The program comes to the kids in a big bus, but this is not like any other bus. This is the Mobile Infirmary Health Drug Education Vehicle. At A.C. Moore, Infirmary Health drug education coordinator Seldon Bird welcomed the students and explained [...]

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ACM announces Star Students

By   21 days ago

A.C. Moore Elementary School announced its Star Students for the month of August. They are, from left, front, Na’Asia Reynolds, D’Andre Richardson, Elizabeth Mitchell, Reniyah Brooks, Dexter Adams, Jake Smith, Janiyah McCants; back, Shontia Martin, Reevise Weaver, Maddie Moye, Dewayne Hall, Aniya Redmond and RaShelle Deese.  

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ACM holds parental involvement night

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By   21 days ago

A.C. Moore Elementary School hosted parents, grandparents and guardians during Parental Involvement Night Thursday, September 4. Adults were invited to visit their child’s classroom, meet with their teachers and ask questions about the coursework. Shown, parents Paulette Boben, seated left, and Kulua Byrd, seated right, listen to a presentation by teacher Mandy Strawbridge. In back [...]

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Church Calendar

By   7 days ago

Note:  Please send church calendar notices directly to myrna@atmorenews.com NOKOMIS BAPTIST CHURCH, 2383 Hwy. 31, , will be teaching a six week study at 10 a.m. every Sunday morning on “CHRIST AND THE CHURCH” that is aimed at helping Christians grow in their faithfulness to the institution that Jesus loved so dearly.  Following the Bible Study, [...]

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FPC hosting ladies Bible study

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By   42 days ago

First Presbyterian Church is hosting a ladies’ Beth Moore fall Bible study, “Children of the Day,” beginning Wednesday, September 10. The morning class begins at 9:30 a.m. with child care, and the afternoon class starts at 3:30 p.m. Participants will walk the shores of Thessalonica with Beth Moore in this verse-by-verse Bible study of 1 [...]

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Church Calendar

By   55 days ago

Note:  Please send church calendar notices directly to myrna@atmorenews.com NOKOMIS BAPTIST CHURCH, 2383 Highway 31, Atmore, will be studying a four week series on Describing Faith at 10 a.m. every Sunday morning from July 27 – August 17.  This series is designed to help Christians stand strong in the midst of suffering. A traditional worship service [...]

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Quartet convention is this weekend

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The first Alabama Quartet Convention is set for this weekend at Forrest Hill Church of God, 5508 Moffett Road, Mobile. The convention will be held Friday, July 25, from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., and Saturday, July 26, from noon until 2 p.m., and from 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. All tickets are $5 daily [...]

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Mt. Gillead to honor one of their own

By   70 days ago

The Rev. Robert Davis, officers and members of Mt. Gillead Missionary Baptist Church invite all to attend their appreciation for their very own Rev. George Sharp. The event is sponsored by the church’s Youth Ministry. Sister E. Lowe is youth director. This celebration will be held Sunday, July 27, 3 p.m., at Mt. Gillead MBC, [...]

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Jones Street in revival next week

By   98 days ago

You’re invited to join the congregation of Jones Street True Pentecostal Holiness Church as they celebrate revival from Sunday to Sunday, June 29 to July 6. Nightly services are at 7 p.m. The schedule of speakers is as follows: * Sunday morning, June 29, 11 a.m. – Elder Leroy Knight, Sr., Assistant Pastor of Jones [...]

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Homecoming set at Crosspoint

By   105 days ago

Crosspoint Baptist Church will celebrate Homecoming and the church’s 17th anniversary Sunday, June 22, 10:30 a.m., with special guest Joseph Habedank, formerly with The Perrys. Habedank is a multi award-winning and Dove Award nominated singer / songwriter. He was awarded Singing News Magazine’s Young Artist of the Year in 2009 and Songwriter of the Year [...]

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Lookin’ Up, Lana Langford singing Friday night

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Enon Baptist Church will host a gospel singing Friday night, June 13 at 6:30 p.m., featuring Lookin’ Up Quartet, shown at left, from Pensacola. Also singing will be Lana Langford. Light refreshments will be served after the singing. Rev. C. L. Langford and congregation invite everyone to attend. Enon Baptist Church is located on Old [...]

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Promoting freedom

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By Congressman Bradley Byrne There is no question we live in the greatest country on the face of the earth. People the world over look to the United States as a beacon of freedom and democracy. The question becomes whether or not the United States will always answer the call for help when other countries [...]

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Piling on the NFL

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By Michael Reagan Domestic violence just doesn’t happen on elevators. And it’s not just committed by former NFL running backs. But don’t tell that to the people who’ve been calling for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to quit over his fumbling of the Ray Rice case. Based on what’s been on TV all week, you’d think [...]

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Governor, senators want Judge Fuller to resign

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By BOB MARTIN The chorus for United States District Judge Mark Fuller of Montgomery to resign after the beating of his wife in an Atlanta hotel room and after being sentenced to enter a pre-trial diversion program last week has begun. Keili Fuller, his wife, made a call from the Ritz Carlton Hotel in downtown [...]

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Many thanks to Troop 26

By   7 days ago

To the editor: I am writing to publicly thank Atmore Boy Scout Troop 26 for recently performing a service project at my home. After heel surgery, I have been unable to maintain my yard, although my wife Arelene mowed and helped as much as she was able. When the Troop 26 Scouts learned we needed [...]

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Lessons from my trip to the Middle East

By   21 days ago

By Congressman Bradley Byrne Some may wonder why what happens thousands of miles away in the Middle East has any impact on us right here in Southwest Alabama. The answer is simple: the safety and the security of the Middle East is critical to controlling the spread of terrorism, which in turns helps protect our [...]

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Obama targets Alabama’s economy for political reasons

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By Mike Hubbard Speaker of the House The Burger King Corporation’s recent decision to relocate its headquarters to Canada, where tax rates for large companies are substantially lower, offers us chilling proof that the dangerous and destructive anti-business policies implemented by President Barack Obama and D.C. Democrats are harming the U.S. economy. Rather than calling [...]

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Put Judge Fuller ‘off’ the bench

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By BOB MARTIN United States District Judge Mark Fuller of Montgomery was sentenced to pre-trial diversion programs in an Atlanta courtroom last Friday for battering his wife in their room at the city’s downtown Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Fuller was appointed to the federal bench by George W. Bush in 2002. If he completes the programs, the [...]

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Success stories at ECHS

By   21 days ago

To the editor: First please let me apologize that this letter is about 7 ½ years late and also apologize for sharing a misconception that many of our citizens have of our public high school. I am now beginning my eighth year as a science teacher for Escambia County High School, and during this time [...]

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Unclaimed Baggage Center

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By   23 days 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

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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

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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   476 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   483 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   518 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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Obituaries for the week of October 1, 2014

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Lonnie Lee Rackard Mr. Lonnie Lee Rackard, age 65, of Atmore, Ala., passed away Tuesday September 23, 2014 in Pensacola, Fla. He was a retired Superintendent of Atlantic Marine Ship Yard of Mobile, Ala. He was born in Escambia County, Ala. to the late Edgar Rackard and Ruthie Mae McGhee Rackard. He was a member [...]

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Obituaries for the week of September 24, 2014

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Willene Othelene Hall Barnes Mrs. Willene Othelene Hall Barnes, age 85, passed away Friday, September 19, 2014, at the Joyce Goldenberg Hospice Center in Pensacola, Fla. after a lengthy illness following surgery in April. She was born to William Charles and Ada Mauldin Hall. She was resident of Century (South Flomaton), Fla. area most of [...]

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Obituaries for the week of September 17, 2014

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Laura R. Moore Mrs. Laura R. Moore, age 85, of Atmore, Ala., passed away Monday, September 8, 2014 in Foley, Ala.  She was retired from Vanity Fair Mills as a supervisor. She was born in Atmore to the late W.D. and Annie Lou Sims Ross. She was a member of Judson Baptist Church. She was [...]

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Obituaries for the week of September 10, 2014

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Mattie Louise McCracken Mrs. Mattie Louise McCracken, age 75, resident of Atmore, Ala., passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014. She was born to Reuben and Celia Riley McReynolds in Pineapple, Ala. She was a faithful member of Liberty Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reuben and Celia Riley McReynolds; husband, [...]

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Obituaries for the week of September 3, 2014

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Sonya Dyess Fillingim Mrs. Sonya Dyess Fillingim, age 51, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014 in Flomaton, Ala. She had been a resident of Flomaton since 1995. She was preceded in death by her husband, Neal Fillingim. Mrs. Fillingim is survived by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Dyess, of Jay, Fla.; son, Cameron (Sheena) [...]

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Obituaries for the week of August 27, 2014

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Robert Andrew (Andy) Amerson Mr. Robert Andrew (Andy) Amerson, age 52, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014. He was a native of Bratt, Fla. He was a 1979 graduate of Ernest Ward High School. He served in the United States Air Force twenty years, retiring as a Master Sergeant. He continued working as an aircraft [...]

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Obituaries for the week of August 20, 2014

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Margaret Terry Strawbridge Smith Mrs. Margaret Terry Strawbridge Smith, age 85, was born in Atmore, Ala., passed away Monday, August 11, 2014 in Atmore Community Hospital. She was a lover of Alabama football and the Atlanta Braves. She retired from The First National Bank of Atmore (now First National Bank & Trust) as vice- president [...]

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Obituaries for the week of August 13, 2014

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Kimberly Wall Lofton Kimberly Wall Lofton, age 40, Mobile, Ala., passed away Friday, August 1, 2014, in Mobile. She was the proud mother of two children,of which her world revolved around. She was also a loving wife, daughter, sister and friend to all who knew her.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church. [...]

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