Alabama

Community Calendar
S. Ala. RSVP Volunteer Program will be offering free tax preparation and counselling Tuesdays at Poarch Creek Indian Reservation and Thursdays at Atmore City Hall Auditorium by appointment only. Call 251-867-0255. Atmore Lions Club is partnering with Alabama Lion Opportunity Youth Fund Scholarship to offer two $1,000 scholarships for graduating high seniors in Alabama for 2017. Complete applications must be received by April 15. To obtain a copy of all the forms to…
Church Calendar
NOKOMIS BAPTIST CHURCH, 2383 Hwy 31, Atmore is conducting a seven-week Bible Study, VICTORY IN JESUS at 10 a.m. every Sunday morning. This Study will extend through Easter. Following the Bible Study, a traditional worship service will be conducted under the direction of Pastor James Hill at 11 a.m.  Classes are available for children and a children’s church is provided. Destiny Worship Center, 50 W. Sunset Dr., will have Pastoral…
Obituaries for the week of March 15, 2017
Bill “Billy Joe Wild Bill” Hadley Mr. Bill Billy Joe Wild Bill Hadley, age 58, passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017 in Perdido, Ala. He was a native and life-long resident of Perdido, Ala. He was preceded in death by his parents, Obbie and Louise Hadley and a son, Christopher Obie Hadley. Mr. Hadley is survived by one daughter, Crystal Lester of Excel, Ala.; two brothers, Danny Hadley and Randy…
Obituaries for the week of March 8, 2017
Homer “BUD” Mitchell Mr. Homer “BUD” Mitchell, age 101, passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017 at Willow Trace Nursing and Rehab Center in Butler, Ala. He was born in Castleberry, Ala., (Conecuh County) to the late Ben and Rosie Mitchell. He had been a resident of Atmore, Ala., Freemanville Community, for over seventy years. He was a farmer and member of Antioch Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by…
Obituaries for the week of March 1, 2017
Harold McElhaney Mr. Harold McElhaney, age 75, passed away Thursday, February 23, 2017 in Atmore, Ala. He was a native and former resident of Bratt, Fla. and has resided in Atmore most of his life. He was the owner and operator of Wayside Grocery for 27 years, an expert fisherman and avid Alabama Fan. He was preceded in death by his parents, Aubrey McElhaney and Vira Hadley. Mr. McElhaney is…