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Southern Pine crew helps in Georgia

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

On Wednesday, February 18, Southern Pine Electric Cooperative sent a four-man crew to Jackson EMC in Jefferson, Georgia, to assist with power restoration and construction needs due to the recent ice storm. Thousands were without electricity after the storm brought an accumulation of ice from freezing rain and sleet, as well as high winds. Southern […]

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Valentine royalty at Huxford SAIL Center

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

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The Huxford SAIL Center crowned Mrs. Polly Kirby and Mr. Sam House as Valentine Queen and King at their Valentine Party on Friday, Feb. 13. Center manager Regina Gohagan presented the king and queen prior to their noon party. Regina prepared a menu of fried chicken, potato salad, green beans, apple salad and homemade biscuits. […]

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FNB&T hosts blood drive

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

Friday, February 20, First National Bank and Trust hosted an American Red Cross blood drive. The goal was 31 pints. Shown, blood donor Wendy Rabon, left, is assisted by Red Cross worker Princess Collins.

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GSUMC to host afternoon with Elvis

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

Lovers of Elvis’ music have a treat in store on Saturday, February 28, at 2:30 p.m., in the south campus auditorium of Gulf Shores United Methodist Church. Elvis will perform in the person of Shane Tucker of Foley, a popular Elvis tribute artist. The concert will also feature the Promised Land Band. Special guests will […]

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Lions hear report on Infirmary

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

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The February 18, 2015 meeting of the Atmore Lions Club was called to order by Lion Shane Hadley who also said the blessing and led the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Bill Perkins, administrator of Atmore Community Hospital, was the guest speaker and spoke about the hospital and staff today and what to expect […]

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PCI law enforcement officers with bears for children

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

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Creek Travel Plaza organized the Bear Hugs 4 Kids program to help alleviate fear and anxiety in children during such events as car accidents, domestic violence, house fires, etc. Local law enforcement officers were presented with the bears Tuesday, Feb. 17. Shown above, on hand to receive the bears were Officer Freddie Wells, Investigator Dale […]

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SUPPORT ACH 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off – Saturday, February 21 (with photo gallery)

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

Click here to view our photo gallery with teams pictures

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Tickets now available for Charlotte’s Web

By   /  February 23, 2015  /  Community, Featured  /  Comments Off

A limited number of tickets are now available at Atmore News, 128 S. Main Street, for most shows of Charlotte’s Web this weekend, February 26 through March 1. Come by and get your tickets at the only source available at this point, Atmore News. There may be a few tickets available at the door the […]

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4-H Teen Leadership Retreat held

By   /  February 18, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

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The 2015 4-H Mid-Winter Teen Leadership Retreat was held February 6-8 at the beautiful Alabama 4-H Center in Columbiana, Alabama. The theme of this year’s event was “Take Off with 4-H” as 4-H’ers blasted through futuristic journeys. In Alabama 4-H!,Escambia County 4-H’ers joined youth from throughout the state where they worked in teams to learn […]

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Atmore to join Main Street

By   /  February 18, 2015  /  Community  /  Comments Off

Atmore, along with several other communities in the southern Alabama region, will be joining together to begin work toward becoming a part of the Main Street Alabama Program. The communities of Atmore, Brewton, Butler, Evergreen, Grove Hill, Jackson and Thomasville will join Monroeville in becoming Downtown Network Communities of Main Street Alabama. “The program focuses […]

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