Atmore News

Almost done
Crowder Gulf crews are in the final stages of debris removal after Hurricane Sally’s winds wreaked havoc on trees in and around Atmore in September. All city parks and cemeteries have reopened, and more than 37,000 cubic yards of vegetative debris have been removed from along city streets. Stumps and large tree pieces are being stored at the former Escambia County Middle School site, where they are being ground into…
Madison Prewett nominated for People’s Choice Award
Prewett News Staff Report The E! People’s Choice Awards is an American awards show, recognizing people in entertainment who are the favorites of the general public and fans, based on online votes. The show has been held annually since 1975, with winners originally determined using Gallup Polls until the switch to online voting in 2005. Madison “Madi” Prewett, daughter of Chad (director of operations for Auburn University’s basketball program) and…
Jason Pilger Chevrolet contributes to ECHS football program
Special to Atmore News Jason Pilger Chevrolet of Atmore is partnering with Escambia County High School football on the Chevy Youth Sports program. The partnership features a one-time monetary contribution to assist Escambia County High School Football with registration fees, equipment costs, facility maintenance and other administrative fees. The program also provides an opportunity for community members to earn additional funds for the league via a Test Drive fundraiser. “Being…