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Railroad Junction Day coming up in Flomaton
Downtown Flomaton will be filled with good food, entertainment, arts and crafts, model train displays and an antique car show Saturday, Sept. 23, for the annual Railroad Junction Day. The day will kick off at 7:30 a.m. with a 5-K run and walk sponsored by the Youth Student Ministry of First Baptist Church. Registration is $30 and the race will begin and end at the church. For more information, call…
Vickery featured speaker in Lyceum Ramble series
Lou Vickery will be one of the featured speakers in the upcoming Alabama Trust for Historic Preservation Lyceum Bicentennial Ramble Series. The series is a set of weekend programs for preservation-minded people who want to know more about, and visit, historic preservation projects in Alabama. The Fall Ramble will be held this Friday afternoon and Saturday, September 22 and 23. (For reservations and more information, call Alabama Trust for Historic…
Welcome to the world, Jaxon Sawyer Cole
Steven and Jennifer (Coon) Cole of Molino, Fla. joyously announce the arrival of their second child, Jaxon Sawyer Cole, Monday September 11, 2017 at 8:14 a.m. at West Florida Hospital. Jaxon weighed 9 pounds and 6 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Cathi and Tom Benner and Ray Coon, all of Atmore, Ala. Maternal great-grandparents are Betty and Floyd Adams; Jerry and Ginger Cochran and Dale Fiveash,…
Brantleys to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Brantley (nee Mary Emma Floyd) will be honored with a 50th Anniversary Reception hosted by their children and grandchildren on Sunday, September 24, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m., in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Church of Atmore, Alabama. Mr. and Mrs. Brantley were wed on Sunday, September 24, 1967, at Brooks Memorial Baptist Church in Atmore, Alabama. Friends and family are invited to celebrate…
Perdido seventh graders qualify for Duke Talent Search
By GERRI MCDONALD Special to Atmore News The Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving academically gifted and talented youth. Duke TIP works with students, their families, and educators to identify, recognize, challenge, engage, and help students reach their highest potential. They have served over 2.8 million academically talented students in grades four through 12 since 1980. Seventh graders at Perdido Middle School…