Food scores released
The following Escambia County food / lodging establishment ratings were released by the Alabama Department of Public Health for January. Ratings are ranked by score, low to high. FSE = Food Service Establishment Brewton Food Mart, Inc., Brewton, 84, FSE Brewton Lodging (M Star Hotel), Brewton, 89, hotel / motel Circle K #2721575, East Brewton, 90, FSE Diamond Gasoline Station #24, Hwy. 21, Atmore, 91, limited food Diamond Gasoline Station…
Area farmers attend baler clinic
News Staff Report Smith Tractor Company recently held a John Deere Baler Clinic at its Atmore location. The February 12 event drew farmers from surrounding areas. The clinic included representatives from John Deere and Ambraco who were on hand to demonstrate the setup, operation and special features of John Deere’s new piece of equipment, the 460M John Deere Round Baler. The farmers were given a hands-on demonstration, full walk around…
Lt. Col. Darling gives account inside 9/11
By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher Most folks remember the events of September 11, 2001. If you didn’t see it live on TV, you certainly saw the replay of events dozens of times then and through the years. It was an intense time in America’s history. Imagine being on the inside of the government during the terrorist attack on the country. That’s where retired Lieutenant Colonel Robert Darling, USMC (Ret.) found…
Odoms celebrate 50th wedding anniversary
Special to Atmore News Pastor William Doug and Mrs. Pamela Odom will celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary with an open house and barbecue dinner in their honor on Saturday, February 23, beginning at 5 p.m., in the Fellowship Hall of Atmore Baptist Temple, 1707 South Main Street, Atmore. Friends and relatives are cordially invited to attend. The Odoms were married in Dillon, South Carolina on February 20, 1969. Pastor Doug…
Precious puppy alert!
If you’re looking to add a sweet and playful puppy or two to your family, please come by and meet these two adorable girls at Atmore/PCI Animal Control. Mal (black and tan) and Sue (tan) are 3-month-old female lab /hound mix puppies who are searching for a great home to grow up in. Mal and Sue have an adoption fee of $100 each, which includes vaccinations and spay. Please come…