New arrivals at the library
Check out the new arrivals at Atmore Public Library. Patrons rate new arrivals A couple of patrons are sharing their opinions of the new books they’ve read. Five stars is the top rating. Jan Hall Stuart: A Delicate Touch by Stuart Woods – 5 stars Ronda Wood: Ambush by James Patterson – 5 stars Fiction The Chef by James Patterson Almost Home by Pam Jenoff The Cruel Prince by Holly…
VFW Auxiliary helping women veterans
News Staff Report Members of the Atmore Memorial VFW Auxiliary are hoping you will help them help the Women’s Health Program at Birmingham VA Medical Center. This Saturday, March 16, the Auxiliary is hosting a “Mommy & Me” baby shower, a program which provides pregnant female veterans with baby items at no cost. You are invited to drop off items at the baby shower collection site, Atmore News, 128 S.…
Karrick receives state award at convention
Special to Atmore News Nancy Karrick, president of Gamma Omega Chapter in Atmore, of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, attended the Alabama State Convention in Huntsville held February 22-24, for training and personal and professional development. During the Birthday Luncheon, Karrick was presented the prestigious Alabama State Achievement Award, the highest award presented on the state level, for her dedication to the work of the state organization and encouraging…
ECHS culinary arts serves Lions
By NANCY KARRICK Special to Atmore News The Atmore Lions Club held its meeting on March 6 in the culinary arts dining room at Escambia County High School. Lion Bub Gideons gave the blessing which was followed by the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Principal Dennis Fuqua welcomed the Lions, and teacher Walton Nichols gave a brief explanation of the culinary curriculum. Members were served by the students who…
Pastor Guy Heath
Reaching out at Cross Point By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher It takes only a few minutes of conversation with Guy Heath to realize what his passion is – outreach, as in reaching people for Christ. As the new pastor of Cross Point Baptist Church on Jack Springs Road, he’s leading the charge in reaching out to the community. “Jesus said, ‘Go out and compel them to come that my house…