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Antiques shop now open

By   /  January 21, 2015  /  News  /  Comments Off

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Carter’s Corner Antiques at 137 North Main Street celebrated its official grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, January 16. Members of the Chamber of Commerce, Chamber Ambassadors and community leaders joined with the staff to celebrate the occasion. Shown at the ribbon cutting are, from left, front, Josh Bonie, Ty’Antony Riley, Amanda Crinier, […]

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Farmers Insurance celebrates grand opening

By   /  January 21, 2015  /  News  /  Comments Off

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Members of the Chamber of Commerce, Chamber Ambassadors and community leaders joined with the staff of Farmers Insurance at 1321 S. Main Street Friday, January 16, for a ribbon cutting ceremony marking the official grand opening of the new location. Shown at the ceremony are, from left, front, Amanda Moye, Anissa Watson, Ty’Antony Riley, Sheryl […]

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Ms. D’s Tax Service now open

By   /  January 21, 2015  /  News  /  Comments Off

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The Atmore Chamber of Commerce, Chamber Ambassadors and community leaders joined together with the staff and first customer of Ms. D’s Tax Service at 116 West Ridgley Street for a ribbon cutting to mark their official grand opening Friday, January 16. Shown at the ribbon cutting are, from left, front, Ben Hubert, Josh Bonie, Kitty […]

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Truckers named Business of the Month

By   /  January 7, 2015  /  News  /  Comments Off

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Members of the Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce were on hand Tuesday, January 6, to honor the management and staff of Atmore Truckers as the Business of the Month for January. Shown at the presentation, from left, Chamber Director Sheryl Vickery, Clifford Moorer, Ellis Beachy, Dale Turk, Todd Booker, Chamber President Ricky Martin, Linda Baggett, […]

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CSX replaces rails – Intersections closed

By   /  January 7, 2015  /  News  /  Comments Off

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Traffic across the railroad tracks in Atmore was periodically interrupted Monday and Tuesday as CSX replaced all the rails running through the Atmore, Flomaton corridor. Atmore Public Safety Director Glenn Carlee said that this was expected, but sooner than planned for. “We were looking for them January 12,” Carlee said. “We were prepared to put […]

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Byrne sworn in for 114th Congress

By   /  January 7, 2015  /  News  /  Comments Off

Congressman Bradley Byrne was sworn in Tuesday, January 6, for his first full term representing the First Congressional District of Alabama in the United States House of Representatives. In the 114th Congress, Congressman Byrne will continue serving on the House Committee on Armed Services, House Committee on Education and the Workforce, and House Committee on […]

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Atmore traffic interrupted by RR repair

By   /  January 6, 2015  /  Featured, News  /  Comments Off

Several railroad crossings will be closed for rail replacement today as CSX performs needed maintenance on the rail system through Atmore. See the January 7 edition of Atmore news for more details.

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Hetzel named new ATEF director

By   /  December 31, 2014  /  News  /  Comments Off

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Gary Hetzel of Atmore has been named Alabama Therapeutic Education Facility (ATEF) director. ATEF is operated by Community Education Centers, Inc. (CEC), a leading provider of offender reentry and in-prison treatment services in America The facility Hetzel will head is CEC’s 715-bed reentry and vocational training facility for male and female Alabama Department of Corrections […]

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BOE approves personnel changes

By   /  December 31, 2014  /  News  /  Comments Off

The following personnel recommendations by Escambia County School Superintendent John Knott were approved by the Board of Education at the regular meeting Thursday, December 18. Leave of Absence 1. Detrie Russell, Special Education teacher aide, Flomaton Elementary School, leave of absence, effective December 2, 2014 through January 4, 2015 2. Monica Buckhault, seven-hour lunchroom worker, […]

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Summits may benefit contractors, electricians

By   /  December 31, 2014  /  News  /  Comments Off

This is the second in a series of articles on Coastal Gateway Regional Economic Development Alliance’s seven energy summits scheduled across five counties in January. The purpose of the summits is to help local businesses, industries and farmers receive grant funds, low-interest loans and dramatically cut energy costs. Businesses looking to save money on energy […]

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