Atmore News

Enjoy some spaghetti, help a mission
Stan and Ruth Schrock and their sons Austin and Denver are moving to Peru later this year to work in the Mi Refugio children’s home. If you would like to help them in their mission work, please attend a spaghetti supper fund-raiser at Grace Fellowship Saturday, September 23, 4:30 – 7 pm. There will be food, fellowship, and more information on the Mi Refugio children’s home. You also will have an…
Unity Baptist holding homecoming, anniversary
The pastor and congregation at Unity Baptist Church invite all to Homecoming Sunday, October 1, at 10 a.m. This is also the church’s 32nd anniversary. Special guest speaker is Pastor Derek Farr from Roanoke, Ala. Pastor Derek is also a ventriloquist and has worked with his side-kick “Charlie” since 1996. There will be special music. Dinner on the grounds will follow the worship service.
Pushing up for suicide awareness
22Up was held Tuesday, September 12, at the Atmore Area YMCA. The program, sponsored by the Atmore Memorial VFW Auxiliary to Post 7016 and the YMCA, required participants to do 22 pushups to promote awareness for veteran suicide prevention along with honoring military service members and veterans. Shown are Y participants, from left, Theresa Scott, Paul Chason, and Kenya Gresham. News photo by Gayle Johnson
Mt. Gilead holding homecoming, revival
Mt. Gilead Missionary Baptist Church is holding their annual Fall Homecoming and Revival. The theme is “If My People.” The Scripture is 2 Chronicles 7:14 – “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” Homecoming service will be…
ECTS gathering set
Escambia County Training School (Golden Eagles)15th Annual Alumni Gathering will be held Friday, September 29, at David’s Catfish. Please note the following schedule: 8:20 a.m. – group pictures, meet and greet 9 a.m. – program 11 a.m. – Dutch treat lunch There will be reserved seats for 2016 classes’ winners, first place – Class of 1967; second place – Class of 1969; third place – Class of 1966; reserved seating…