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Karrick receives state award at convention
Special to Atmore News Nancy Karrick, president of Gamma Omega Chapter in Atmore, of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, attended the Alabama State Convention in Huntsville held February 22-24, for training and personal and professional development. During the Birthday Luncheon, Karrick was presented the prestigious Alabama State Achievement Award, the highest award presented on the state level, for her dedication to the work of the state organization and encouraging…
ECHS culinary arts serves Lions
By NANCY KARRICK Special to Atmore News The Atmore Lions Club held its meeting on March 6 in the culinary arts dining room at Escambia County High School. Lion Bub Gideons gave the blessing which was followed by the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Principal Dennis Fuqua welcomed the Lions, and teacher Walton Nichols gave a brief explanation of the culinary curriculum. Members were served by the students who…
Pastor Guy Heath
Reaching out at Cross Point By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher It takes only a few minutes of conversation with Guy Heath to realize what his passion is – outreach, as in reaching people for Christ. As the new pastor of Cross Point Baptist Church on Jack Springs Road, he’s leading the charge in reaching out to the community. “Jesus said, ‘Go out and compel them to come that my house…
A day in the life of an NHL team
Over the past week, I had the opportunity to visit our nation’s capital. During that time, I was able to get an inside look at the lives of the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL). Last season, the Capitals took the sports world by storm and completed a run for the Stanley Cup, the NHL’s equivalent of the Super Bowl and the most aged and famous sports trophy…
JUB’s varsity rallies past Excel
By JOSH FRYE News Sports Writer Landon Mura struck out 13 batters, and Tucker Spence singled, tripled and scored twice as J.U. Blacksher’s varsity baseball team topped its rival, the Excel Panthers, 7-4 on March 5. “I am very proud of my guys for continuing to work and for staying positive,” head coach Justin Mixon said. “We have played a lot of close games and we are still learning how…