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New arrivals at APL
Check out the new arrivals at Atmore Public Library. Patrons rate new arrivals Several patrons are sharing their opinions of the new books they’ve read. Five stars is the top rating. Kimberly Jernigan: The Silent Wife by Kerry Fisher – 5 stars Gwenda Peacock: The Guests on South Battery by Karen White – 5 stars David McKenzie: The Burial Hour by Jeffery Deaver – 5 stars Debbie Woods: The Night…
Wrapping up Market in the Park
Jimmy Mason, at left, chats with Lisa Werkheiser, who purchased a basket of tomatoes from Mason during Saturday’s final Market in the Park. Local growers, bakers and canners offered late-summer vegetables, as well as sweet treats, plants, honey and more. The crowd was strong during the event’s earliest stages but had dwindled by mid-morning.
Saucer named FNB&T Business Banking Officer
The Board of Directors of First Suncoast Trust Bancshares, Inc. and subsidiary bank, First National Bank & Trust, have named Andrea Saucer the Business Banking Officer. President and CEO Glen Davis said, “I am pleased that Andrea has joined FNB&T. With her thirteen years of banking experience, she will be a valuable asset to our bank. We welcome Andrea and her husband, David, to our FNB&T family.” “I am pleased…
‘Shop for Free’ at DWC
This Saturday is a special day at Destiny Worship Center. Dr. Bernard and First Lady Felicia Bishop are giving back to the community and, at the same time, demonstrating love and care in Atmore. Anyone who so desires is invited to come to DWC Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and shop for free. Men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and shoes will be available as well as school uniforms.…
McMurphy to compete in Miss Alabama USA pageant
Hannah McMurphy currently reigns as Miss Tuscaloosa County USA and will compete in the Miss Alabama USA 2017 pageant in November. Hannah has local ties – she is the granddaughter of Hazel Steadham and John McMurphy of Atmore. “I want to be Miss Alabama USA because I want to continue to raise awareness of my personal ‘anti-bullying’ platform ‘We Stand by BRAVE’ which means to Build Respect and Values for…