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Cougar Pride color run set
Escambia Academy is holding a Color Run Saturday, October 14. This color walk / run features a designated 5K course. During the race, participants are doused with color at various color stations ending with one final color celebration at the finish line. There is no time limit – you can run, jog or walk at your own pace. Registration is $25 prior to the event, $30 the day of the…
Trinity to honor St. Francis of Assisi – Blessing of the Animals is Saturday
Trinity Episcopal will host a casual non-denominational Blessing of the Animals on church grounds at 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 30. The service honors St. Francis of Assisi, Patron Saint of Animals. Father Chris Coats will officiate. All are invited. Jeans or sweats are appropriate attire. All animals must either be on leashes or in crates. Snakes, lizards, etc., must be enclosed in containers, please. Trinity is located behind Bondurant…
Taste of the South a fine event
It was a typical dog day summer afternoon in Atmore – hot and humid. And while just about everybody was hot as blue blazes, the 14th Annual Taste of the South was packed with folks enjoying great food. Taste of the South is sponsored by the Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce, which reported ticket sales of 750, an increase over last year. The highlight of the evening was the presentation…
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…