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Local man shot

By   3 days ago

An Atmore man who was shot several times in the early morning hours of last Friday, Nov. 25, remained in a Mobile medical facility this week as city police continued their attempt to determine who shot him. According to a press release issued by Police Chief Chuck Brooks, the shooting occurred around 2:15 a.m. Police […]

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DOC office on N. Main

By   3 days ago

Alabama Department of Corrections officials confirmed Tuesday that DOC investigators who previously worked out of Atmore Community Work Center will soon begin carrying out some of their duties from a leased building on Atmore’s Main Street. Bob Horton, public information manager for the state prison system, made the confirmation in an emailed reply to a […]

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Firefighters save Swift Mill

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By   3 days ago

The city’s top fireman and the top executive of a local lumber mill praised firefighters from Atmore and three area agencies for their work in bringing a Saturday night fire under control before it got out of hand and ran rampant through the mill. “The firefighters did an outstanding job of containing it,” said Robin […]

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Docket set

By   3 days ago

The 21st Judicial Circuit Criminal Docket has been set for December 12 through December 16. The following cases are on the docket. Courtroom One Jacob Monk, UMCS; Ricky D. Taylor, burglary 3rd; Jaquan Monte Powell, trafficking – cocaine; Shelton Forney, trafficking – synthetics; Pete Anthony Jimenez, TOP 2nd, RSP 1st x 4; Leandra Corey, UPCS; […]

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Driver hospitalized

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By   3 days ago

An Atmore man was hospitalized after a single-vehicle mishap that occurred on Wilson Avenue around 7:19 p.m. last Wednesday, Nov. 23. According to Atmore Police Department reports, 35-year-old Scottie Hall was taken by ambulance to a Bay Minette hospital for treatment of the injuries he suffered when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed […]

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Historic marker unveiling

By   3 days ago

Former students of Escambia County Training School will join students of state and local history, public officials and others this Friday, Dec. 2, in unveiling and dedicating a marker commemorating the former school’s designation as a historic landmark. The ceremony is set for 9:30 a.m. at 100 Martin Luther King Drive, where the former school, […]

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15 illegal burns Monday

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By   1 week ago

Despite a statewide drought and a statewide ban on outdoor burning of any kind, Atmore Fire Department personnel have been inundated with reports of violations over the past two weeks. The rash of illicit fires reached a peak on Monday (Nov. 21), when firefighters were called to the scenes of 15 separate burns, all but […]

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Emergency dispatchers complete training

By   3 days ago

Five of the Atmore Police Department’s six emergency communications dispatchers, as well as an administrative employee who sometimes fills in as a dispatcher, recently completed training courses that allowed them to maintain certification in three key areas of dispatching, while the sixth earned certification for the first time. Escambia County E-911 Director Nick Beasley and […]

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Thanksgiving supper at church

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By   3 days ago

By NANCY KARRICK Special to Atmore News Just reading the title of this article brings to mind rows of tables with traditional church food, and a huge turkey as the centerpiece. Imagine the mashed potatoes and gravy, sweet potatoes with pecan and brown sugar topping, dressing, green bean casserole, rolls, deviled eggs, cranberry sauce, congealed […]

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DWC honors senior citizens

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By   3 days ago

Destiny Worship Center held their 10th annual citywide Senior Citizens Appreciation Day Saturday evening, Nov. 26, at The Club. DWC Pastor Dr. Bernard Bishop, at left, is shown with the Most Senior Attendee, Ida Nell Baldwin. At right, Dee Lewis displays the box of non-perishable food items Mrs. Baldwin won.

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A bevy of beauties … or something like that

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By   3 days ago

It’s hard to characterize the contestants in the Escambia County High School Womanless Beauty Pageant as beauties … but we’ll start there anyway. The pageant, a fund-raising project of the school’s Triton Club, was held Friday, November 18. Stephanie McGhee is the club’s faculty sponsor. The contestants were Joshua Richardson, Christian Brooks, Jacob Harrison, Joseph […]

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JDCC adult ed and skills division holds annual meeting – Served by ECHS Culinary Arts Department

By   3 days ago

Escambia County High School was the setting for Jefferson Davis Community College’s Annual Adult Education and Skills Division Dinner / Meeting. Approximately 60 guests attended the meeting, including members of the JDCC faculty, staff, and administration and members of the Atmore and Brewton communities who serve on career technical and adult education advisory committees. According […]

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New arrivals at Atmore Public Library

By   3 days ago

Check out the new arrivals at Atmore Public Library. Several patrons share their opinions of the new books they’ve read. Five stars is the top rating. Mitzi Fitzpatrick: Two By Two by Nicholas Sparks – 5 stars Joyce Lambert: Twelve Days of Christmas by Debbie Macomber – 5 stars Mary Ann McCabe: The Girl with […]

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Behind bars for a good cause

By   1 week ago

Atmore Police Officers Shaun Golden and Daniel Harris had their hands full Thursday evening, November 17, when they had to jail some of Atmore’s desperados. It was all in fun for the United Fund Sundown Slammer event held at Heritage Park. Several local citizens were tapped to be jailed – and raise their bail to […]

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Celebrates birthday

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Elder Alvanise B. Gray celebrated her 50th birthday Sunday, November 20. She is a lay minister at Harris Street AOH Church. Elder Gray is the mother of Akeem Gray and the grandmother of Keegan Gray.

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Celebrating 50th anniversary

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By   2 months ago

Larry and Ann Davis of Atmore are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Family and friends are invited to attend a drop-in celebration at Bethel United Methodist Church Saturday, October 15, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The church is located at 5191 Highway 21, Atmore. If you will not be able to attend the celebration […]

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Ella Rae Custard

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By   2 months ago

Michael Leslie Custard Jr. and Karma Rae Thornton of Atmore announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Rae Custard. Ella Rae was born at 9:04 a.m. on August 19, 2016 at North Baldwin Infirmary in Bay Minette. She weighed 5.9 pounds and was 18 inches long. Her grandparents are Connie and William Thornton of Ft. […]

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Celebrating 102

By   2 months ago

Friends and family gathered Friday, September 23, at Atmore Nursing Center to celebrate Ella Knight’s 102nd birthday. Shown are, from left, seated, Rickey Samuel, Ella Knight, James Knight; standing, Robert Knight, Canisha Samuel, Minister Isabell Brazzell, Margie Pierce, Dorothy Pierce, Gladys Pierce, Doris Knight, Jaylan Bush, Carolyn Brown, and Jasper Brown.

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Classens celebrating 50th anniversary

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By   4 months ago

Roy and Miriam Classen are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, August 12, 2016. Roy and Miriam were married in Phoenix, Arizona, August 12, 1966. They are parents of four children, Denise, Kevin, Andrea, Juanita, and they have 13 grandchildren. The Classens are retired from farming. Their children are having a card shower and ask that if you […]

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Introducing William Dewitt Cruit

By   4 months ago

Leslie and Pamela Cruit of Atmore, Ala., proudly announce the birth of their son, William Dewitt Cruit. He was born Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 10:24 a.m. at North Baldwin Hospital, Bay Minette, Ala. William weighed 8 pounds and was 19 ½ inches long. His paternal grandparents are Glen and Carol Dreadin of Huxford, Ala., […]

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Introducing Paisley Kate Lambeth

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Phillip and Sandra Lambeth of Flomaton, Ala. proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Paisley Kate Lambeth. She was born Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 2:21 p.m. at West Florida Hospital, Pensacola, Fla. Paisley weighed 7 lbs. 10 oz. and was 19 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Stephen and Gail Brown of Atmore, Ala. Paternal […]

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Strand Theatre hosts historic wedding

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By   5 months ago

By MISSIE TSCHIDA Special to Atmore News History was made Saturday evening, July 9, as the Strand Theatre hosted its first wedding under the management of Pride of Atmore. In true historic style, the overall theme of the wedding was based on the Flapper trend of the 1920s. In the evening ceremony, Cory Simon and […]

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Heartbreaker – Cougars fall to Generals in AA title game

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By   1 week ago

By JOEY QUIMBY News Sports Writer There wasn’t quite as much scoring in Friday’s AISA Class AA championship game as there was the first time Escambia Academy and Autauga Academy met this season. But the outcome was the same. The state’s top-ranked Generals and the fourth-ranked Cougars slugged it out again, this time on the […]

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Cannon culminates 43 years of coaching

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By BONNIE LATINO Special to Atmore News Everyone in Atmore knew the Escambia Academy Cougars played in Alabama’s 2A state football championship game at Troy University last Saturday. However, there was another local connection in the playoffs. Atmore resident Mickey Cannon serves as an assistant football coach at Monroe Academy in Monroeville. (Head coach is […]

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Cougars earn rematch with Autauga; AISA state title at stake

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By   2 weeks ago

      By JOEY QUIMBY News Sports Writer Escambia Academy’s Cougars proved right off the bat last Friday (Nov. 11) that they were hungry for a rematch with the state’s top-ranked Autauga Academy Generals. EA scored less than three minutes into the contest, built a 42-0 halftime lead, then held off a determined Clarke […]

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Season comes to screeching halt for Chiefs

By   2 weeks ago

By LEXXI BAGGETT News Sports Writer It’s over for Northview’s Chiefs. Graceville’s Tigers took home a 43-14 win in the playoff opener last Friday, Nov. 11, sending the Chiefs home with their hopes dashed of moving forward into another playoff bracket. Graceville jumped out to a quick lead, scoring a touchdown and a safety to […]

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Snider top in the world

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By   3 weeks ago

Reprinted by permission of Drag Illustrated (www.dragillustrated.com).  Points leader Brandon Snider went into the World Finals knowing that he would only need to win one round in order to lock up his first PDRA world championship. The Atmore, Alabama-based driver qualified number one for the sixth time this season, setting up a favorable ladder position […]

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Cougars roll past Evangel, into AISA state semifinals

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By   3 weeks ago

By JOEY QUIMBY News Sports Writer Escambia Academy’s Cougars roared to a 35-0 halftime lead and cruised into the Alabama Independence School Association Class AA state semifinals with a 49-6 cakewalk over Evangel Christian. EA, which took a 6-4 mark and Region 2’s second seed into the contest, opened postseason play at home against the […]

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JUB season ender

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By   3 weeks ago

J.U. Blacksher’s Tyler Dean (4) looks for yardage as Tanner Weaver moves in to try and help Dean break free from a defender during last week’s 54-21, season-ending playoff loss to G.W. Long. News photo by Carol Welch

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JUB exorcises Demons in playoff tune-up

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By   1 month ago

By COLTON NETTLES News Sports Writer J.U. Blacksher’s Bulldogs traveled to McIntosh on Thursday (Oct 27) for their final regular season game. The Bulldogs, already guaranteed a playoff spot, tuned up for the postseason with a 58-6 exorcising of the home-standing Demons. Blacksher’s offensive unit piled on the points; its defense yielded just six points, […]

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ACM Star Students

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These A.C. Moore Elementary students were recognized as Star Students for November on Friday, Nov. 18. They are, from left, front, Nigel Bynum, Salvador Franco, Tristan Ahern, Taylin Shamberger, Calliente McCants, Zariyah Burton, Isaiah Ephriam; back, Abby Burkett, Nichira Anderson, Ariyana Young, Jazmyne English, Marquaes Lambert, Marshawn Johnson, E.J. Wiggins,

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Temple Christian Academy honor roll

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Temple Christian Academy released its honor roll for first through third grades for the first six-week grading period and for fourth through tenth grades for the first quarter of the 2016-2017 school year. Please note: 5-year-old kindergarten students are not graded during the first six-week grading period of each school year. First grade A honor […]

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Perdido Elementary first graders learn to Skype

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First-grade students in Mrs. Stabler’s and Mrs. Scarborough’s classes recently had their first experience in learning how to Skype. Dr. Stephanie I. Hulon, with IT Services in Baldwin County, helped the students and their teachers set up a unique learning opportunity for the children. The children were in for some excitement as they Skyped with […]

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Perdido School’s Beta Club raises money for those in need at Christmas

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Perdido Middle School’s Beta Club held their annual “Wear Your Team Jersey” the Friday before Thanksgiving. This is a yearly fundraiser, and all of the monies collected go towards helping a child from the Perdido community have a Merry Christmas. Beta Club sponsor Mrs. Mary Grabil said her students have been involved in this service […]

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Tracy Jones graduates from Troy University

By   2 weeks ago

Tracy Jones of Atmore graduated from Troy University during Term 1 of the 2016/2017 academic year. Jones graduated with the Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Arts and Sciences. Term 1 includes students at Troy’s campuses in Dothan, Phenix City and Montgomery, along with teaching sites outside of Alabama and online.

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RP Elementary Star Students

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These Rachel Patterson Elementary students were named Star Students for the month of October. They are, from left, front, K’Niyah Reynolds, Alexa Hardy, Zarianna Stots, Donald Alexander, Jabryon Ramer, Laya George, Immogene Godwin; middle, LaRodshia Lee, DeRihana Riley, Qe’Mora Taylor, Tevin Burt, Kimorah Goldsmith, Adrian Zepahua, Jade Harrelson; back, Randi Kemp, Jayden Coleman, Derreanna Lyons, […]

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ECHS observes Red Ribbon Week

By   1 month ago

Escambia County High School held several activities centered around Red Ribbon Week October 24-28. The purpose of the week is to promote the importance of a healthy, drug-free lifestyle among our youth. Peer Helpers posted a banner and asked students to sign it. The pledge read I pledge to be drug-free and to support the […]

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ACM Star Students

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A.C. Moore Elementary School Star Students were honored Friday, October 28. On that day, pre-k students were dressed for Halloween, and third- and fourth-graders were allowed to wear their favorite team shirts to “Team Up Against Drugs” for Red Ribbon Week. Shown are, from left, front, Jada Haynes, Latabitha Burt, Belinda Ortiz, Aron Cuenca, Jeffery […]

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Tag Team Revival II starts Sunday at DWC

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Destiny Worship Center’s Tag Team Revival Round II will begin this Sunday, Dec. 4, and continue through next Wednesday, Dec. 7, with services set for 7 p.m. each night at the church, located at 50 West Sunset Drive in Atmore. DWC Pastor Dr. Bernard Bishop and Prophet Shawn Williams, youth pastor at Jones Street True […]

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Thanksgiving supper at church

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By   3 days ago

By NANCY KARRICK Special to Atmore News Just reading the title of this article brings to mind rows of tables with traditional church food, and a huge turkey as the centerpiece. Imagine the mashed potatoes and gravy, sweet potatoes with pecan and brown sugar topping, dressing, green bean casserole, rolls, deviled eggs, cranberry sauce, congealed […]

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DWC honors senior citizens

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By   3 days ago

Destiny Worship Center held their 10th annual citywide Senior Citizens Appreciation Day Saturday evening, Nov. 26, at The Club. DWC Pastor Dr. Bernard Bishop, at left, is shown with the Most Senior Attendee, Ida Nell Baldwin. At right, Dee Lewis displays the box of non-perishable food items Mrs. Baldwin won.

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Honoring ministers’ wives

By   2 months ago

The Pastors and Ministers Wives of Escambia County invite all to worship with them in honoring Elect Lady LaTonia Brooks (Minister Gordon Brooks), Elect Lady Yvonne Archie (Minister Jacob Archie), Elect Lady Linda Jackson (Minister Michael Jackson), and Elect Lady Lily Rogers (Minister Andrew Rogers). The program is set for Saturday, October 29, 7 p.m., […]

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Destiny WC celebrates one year

By   2 months ago

October marked the first year ministry celebration of Destiny Worship Center located at 50 W. Sunset Drive. The Ministry hosted three impactful services to commemorate this momentous event. Guest speakers included Apostle Rife Stewart, Destiny International Ministry, Daphne Ala.; Pastor Shirley Coleman, New Regeneration Church, Stapleton Ala.; and Pastor Bo Bell, New Beginnings Ministry, Brewton […]

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Homecoming planned at Bethel UMC

By   2 months ago

Homecoming is set for Sunday, October 23, at Bethel United Methodist Church. The service is at 11 a.m., with dinner on the ground following. Homecoming speaker is the Rev. Philip Chance, pastor of Bethel and McRae UMC. Local soloist Rose Gilley will provide special music for the service. All are welcome.

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Mt. Olive sets homecoming, revival

By   2 months ago

The Rev. Dr. Monroe Tucker and congregation of Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church welcome all to their upcoming homecoming and revival services. Homecoming is set for Sunday, October 23, 3 p.m., with the Rev. George Taylor, pastor of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church of Benton, Ala., bringing the message. Revival services will be held Monday through […]

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Mt. Pisgah holding Harvest Day, revival

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Pastor Dr. Michael L. Wilson Sr. and the congregation of Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church invite all to their Annual Harvest Day program and revival services next week. Harvest Day will be held Sunday, October 16, at 3 p.m., with guest minister the Rev. Amos Smith and Gaines Chapel AME Church. Revival services will begin […]

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Sessions perfect pick for AG

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By Congressman Bradley Byrne I have known Jeff Sessions for almost 40 years, and I have always considered him to be a person of the highest level of integrity, so I could not have been happier with the recent announcement that he has been selected to serve as the next U.S. Attorney General under President-elect […]

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Inside the Statehouse

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By Steve Flowers It is definite, our Junior Senator, Jeff Sessions, is going to be President Donald Trump’s Attorney General, as well as his closest advisor. Sessions will be confirmed by the Senate. He has been a respected member of the Senate for 20 years. He has an impeccably clean history of integrity. Even though […]

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My vision for the Alabama House

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By Mac McCutcheon Alabama’s Speaker of the House As the newly-elected Speaker of the Alabama House of Representatives, I thought it important to take a moment and let readers here know something about my background, my philosophy, and my vision for how the legislative chamber should operate during the upcoming regular session and thereafter. Though […]

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The revolt of the deplored and ignored

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By Harvey H. (“Hardy”) Jackson A whole lot has been written about the election just past, and much of it has been couched in revolutionary language. Well, to quote Richard Nixon, “let me say this about that.” Although the economic distress that MacGillis [Alec MacGillis, ProPublica] highlights was certainly a factor in Trump’s success, I […]

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Local schools making a difference

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By Congressman Bradley Byrne There is something really fun and exciting about visiting with students in our local schools. From the elementary student who just wants you to read a book with them to the high school student looking for college advice, the visits are always special. With the House out of session for the […]

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Inside the Statehouse

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By Steve Flowers You know the outcome of the election. Unfortunately I had to go to press with the column prior to Tuesday. We will analyze the results for you next week. There should be very few surprises. The Electoral College System of selecting our President favors a Democrat winning the White House. Under this […]

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Why we will defeat Breast Cancer

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By Harvey H. (“Hardy”) Jackson October was Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This year I was particularly aware of it, for in September I lost an old and dear friend to the disease. On a more uplifting note, several other friends who are Breast Cancer survivors continue to thrive. Losses are hard to take. But the […]

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A recap from the road

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By Congressman Bradley Byrne What do dehydrated fruits and vegetables, a new workforce training center, six town hall meetings, and the University of Alabama have in common? They were all a part of my busy week on the road in Southwest Alabama. Some of my most valuable time is spent traveling across the First Congressional […]

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The Flag – A Love Story

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By   5 months ago

by DWIGHT ALLEN It was the summer of 1939 in southern Illinois. A happy, smiling 5-year-old boy in shorts and sandals was standing on the sidewalk with his favorite possession, an American flag, held proudly across his chest. His dad had just told him, “We’re going back to Texas, it’s time to get you started […]

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Rolling Jails

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By   9 months ago

So Wade Cox called me one day and said he had something at his place that I might be interested in for a story. His place being Westside Salvage. Wade has a bunch of stuff at his business, and it’s all kinds of stuff. What he told me was indeed interesting but I couldn’t do […]

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Vanessa Maholovich honors husband's memory – Look for Vanessa in the Atmore News booth

By   1 year ago

About 18 months ago, I felt an inexplicable connection when I met Vanessa Maholovich (now Carden). She and I were among around 20 women in Nancy Helton’s Zumba class. Little did Vanessa and I know then how close we would eventually become. Now we both believe a higher power led us to meet in order […]

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The man

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By   1 year ago

  I keep digital pictures on my computer forever. When I took this picture in April 2004, I saved it in my computer as “the man.” I didn’t know his name. Like me, you had probably seen him walking around town. A decided limp. When I was in the bank drive-thru one day, I saw […]

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Mae’s Journey: Tidings of Comfort and Joy

By   2 years 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   2 years 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   2 years 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   2 years 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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Obituaries for the week of December 7, 2016

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Thelma Lee Craddock Mrs. Thelma Lee Craddock, age 90, of Atmore, Ala., passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016 in Atmore. She was born in Canoe, Ala. on to the late William Wesley and Elna Bristow Lee. She was employed by Vanity Fair Mills as a trainer. She was a member of Presley Street Baptist Church. […]

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Obituaries for the week of November 30, 2016

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Angelia (Angie) Kay Spencer Wyckoff Mrs. Angelia (Angie) Kay Spencer Wyckoff, age 38, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016. She was born in Wichita, Kans. to Harlan and Linda Spencer. She attended Texas Tech University in Texas and the University of South Alabama in Alabama receiving her Bachelors and Master’s Degree. She was employed by […]

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Obituaries for the week of November 23, 2016

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Carolyn Virginia Brantley Rowland Mrs. Carolyn Virginia Brantley Rowland, age 75, of Flomaton, Ala., passed away Monday, November 14, 2016 in Pensacola, Fla. She was a native of Flomaton and had been a lifetime member of the Flomaton community. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church of Flomaton. Mrs. Rowland is […]

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Obituaries for the week of November 16, 2016

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Deborah Flowers Digmon Mrs. Deborah Flowers Digmon, age 60, passed away at her home on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 in Hampton, Ga. She was born to the late C.W. “Tobe” and Zelma Flowers. She was a native of Atmore, Ala. and had been living in Georgia for the past twenty years. She was a devoted […]

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Obituaries for the week of November 9, 2016

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Myrtle “Granny” Rutherford Mrs. Myrtle “Granny” Rutherford, age 79, passed away Thursday, November 3, 2016 in Atmore, Ala. She was a native of Lottie, Ala. and a resident of Atmore for most of her life. She was retired from Vanity Fair with forty-six years of service. She was a caregiver of the elderly and was […]

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Obituaries for the week of November 2, 2016

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Helena Evelyn Bowen Infant Helena Evelyn Bowen, of McDavid, Fla., passed away Saturday, October 22, 2016 in Birmingham, Ala. Infant Helena is survived by her father, Jason Bowen of McDavid; mother, Jennifer Smith of McDavid; one brother, Westley Smith of McDavid; one sister, Madison Bowen of Tallassee, Ala.; grandparents, Darlene Buckhault of Atmore, David Dunn […]

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Obituaries for the week of October 26, 2016

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Linda Diann Byrd Mrs. Linda Diann Byrd, age 65, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2016 in Foley, Ala.  She was a native of Charleston, W. V., former resident of McDavid and Cantonment, FL and has resided in Foley for the past five years. She had been singing gospel music for the past thirty years. She […]

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Obituaries for the week of October 19, 2016

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Joe Edward Philyaw Mr. Joe Edward Philyaw, age 62, of Atmore, Ala., passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2016, in Atmore, Ala. He was a truck driver. He was born in Atmore to the late Joe and Olean Agnes Rayborn Philyaw, Jr. He was employed with Harold Allen Mobile Homes for fifteen years and then with […]

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