Community

Wind Creek Atmore donates to Perdido School
Wind Creek Hotel and Casino of Atmore continues giving to nonprofits throughout the area, with the latest recipient being Perdido Elementary / Middle School. Tim Ramer, Property Manager, and Terri Morris, Assistant Property Manager, visited Perdido School, and presented Principal Phillip Stewart with a check for $11,709.20. While the amount may seem a bit unusual, there is an excellent explanation. Wind Creek has been most creative in their effort to…
Gamma Omega celebrates anniversary
The Gamma Omega Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma held their annual meeting and celebrated the local chapter’s 37th anniversary Thursday, April 6. New member Jessica White was inducted at this time. Charter members (May 3, 1980) were Sandra Bennett, Janet Brantley, Eunice Broughton, Lucy Cunningham, Mary Currie, Conway Dickinson, Dorothy Faircloth, Dean Graham, Mary Grissett, Joan Hayden, Helen Kearley, Jean Lufkin, Shirley Madison, Nellie McKay, Florence Peavy, Kate Pipkin, Anita…
School system holds job fair
The Escambia County School System’s job fair was held Saturday, April 8, at Flomaton High School. Administrators, board members, and central office staff were on hand to provide information and assist in completing online applications. Brandice Bonnee, at right, came from Montgomery to check out opportunities in the school system. Shown talking with her are, from left, A.C. Moore Elementary School Principal John Brantley, Escambia County Middle School Principal Debbie…
Sawmill Day and Car Show set
The Alger-Sullivan Historical Society will hold its 28th annual Sawmill Day celebration Saturday, May 6, in Century’s Historic District. The flag raising ceremony is set for 8:30 a.m. The car show, organized by the Bad Boys Car Club, last year exhibited more than 50 vintage and custom cars. Car show awards will be held at 2 p.m. The heritage festival will again feature exhibits of the NW Fla. Living History…
Earth Day celebration planned
Century Health and Rehabilitation Center will hold their second annual Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 22, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. This is a community event, and the public is encouraged to attend. People, groups or organizations that genuinely care about the environment are invited to participate. Please RSVP mae.hildreth@gmail.com; subject: Earth Day. Century Health and Rehabilitation Center is located at 6020 Industrial Blvd., Century, Fla.