Screen in the Strand
United Bank’s Screen on the Green was moved indoors Friday evening, June 2, for the showing of Moana. Originally planned for Heritage Park, the venue was changed to the Strand Theater due to the threat of inclement weather. UB personnel had plenty of popcorn and soft drinks on hand for the 120 or so who attended. Atmore Area YMCA board members and volunteers grilled and wrapped sausage, hot dogs and…
Rigbys celebrating 50th anniversary
“Grow old with me, the best is yet to be.” On June 9, 1967, Ron and Suzanne Rigby said “I do” and after 50 years, they say, “We still do.” Thanking God for a lifetime of blessings with friends and family to share in and help make memories to live forever in their hearts and minds, they invite friends and relatives to join them as they celebrate their 50th wedding…
Church to honor pastor and wife
Atmore Baptist Temple will celebrate the 25th anniversary of Pastor and Mrs. Doug Odom this Sunday, June 11, with a special Pastor’s Appreciation Service at 11 a.m. Pastor Odom grew up in Century and served in the military in Vietnam. In 1969, he married and returned to Century with his wife, Pam Winder Odom. He later attended Arlington Baptist College, served as associate pastor of Faith Bible Baptist Church in…
FNB & Trust promotes Boothe
The Board of Directors of First Suncoast Trust Bancshares, Inc. and subsidiary bank, First National Bank & Trust, have named Jason Boothe a vice president. “It is with great pleasure that FNB&T recognizes Jason Boothe for his contributions to our bank. His promotion is well deserved,” said Glen F. Davis, President and CEO. Boothe joined FNB & Trust in 2008. He has made significant contributions to FNB & Trust and…
Honoring Officer Bettis
A portion of Highway 21 has been dedicated in memory of a correctional officer who was killed at Holman Correctional Facility last year. House Representative Alan Baker (R-Brewton) delivered the signed House Joint Resolution for the Correctional Officer Kenneth L. Bettis Memorial Highway to former Classification Specialist Hayden Glass Sizemore and Classification Specialist Supervisor William S. DeSpain on Wednesday, May 31. The journey to HJR-12 began in October 2016 when…