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Harris Street A.O.H. Church of God holding revival
Harris Street A.O.H. Church of God will be in revival Wednesday through Friday, September 20-22, 7 p.m., nightly. Bishop Gregory Canon, pastor of Rice Temple A.O.H. Church of God, Montgomery, is the guest evangelist. Harris Street A.O.H. Pastor Overseer Shawon Salter and First Lady Minister Nerissa Salter invite all to attend. The church is located at 124 Harris Street, Atmore.
Food scores released
The following Escambia County food / lodging establishment ratings were released by the Alabama Department of Public Health for August. Ratings are ranked by score, low to high. FSE = Food Service Establishment Alabama Wing House, Atmore, 81, FSE Subway #26660, Hwy. 113, Brewton, 87, FSE George’s Old Time BBQ, Brewton, 90, FSE Buster’s Restaurant, Atmore, 90, FSE Mark’s, Brewton, 90, FSE Mom’s Soul Food To Go, Atmore, 90, FSE…
Boyle speaks at SAIL Center
Charlotte Boyle was guest speaker at the Huxford SAIL Center Monday, September 18. She spoke on issues and resolutions that will be introduced into the Silver- Haired Legislature during the November session to be held in Montgomery. Shown are some of the SAIL Center folks in attendance, seated, MacArthur Davis; standing, from left, Charlotte Boyle, Regina Gohagan, Boots Reed, Lanetta Kent, Nancy Davis.
Pushing up for suicide awareness
22Up was held Tuesday, September 12, at the Atmore Area YMCA. The program, sponsored by the Atmore Memorial VFW Auxiliary to Post 7016 and the YMCA, required participants to do 22 pushups to promote awareness for veteran suicide prevention along with honoring military service members and veterans. Shown are Y participants, from left, Theresa Scott, Paul Chason, and Kenya Gresham. News photo by Gayle Johnson
Mt. Gilead holding homecoming, revival
Mt. Gilead Missionary Baptist Church is holding their annual Fall Homecoming and Revival. The theme is “If My People.” The Scripture is 2 Chronicles 7:14 – “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” Homecoming service will be…