Easter events
News Staff Report If Easter is approaching, it must be time for egg hunts. Following is information on hunts coming up this Saturday. Easter in the Park The Easter Bunny will be the featured guest again this year as Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce presents its annual Easter in the Park event this Saturday, April 13, at Heritage Park. Chamber officials and employees, along with trustees and special events sponsors…
Donating to the VFD
The congregation of First Pentecostal Church of McCullough held a benefit for the McCullough Volunteer Fire Department Saturday afternoon, April 6. With fish dinners and an auction, which included cakes baked by the firemen, the church raised more than $4,000 for the department. The funds will be used to buy new turnout gear. Shown at the check presentation Monday, April 8, are from left, front, Ronald Johnson, VFD Chief Eddie…
Atmore at the Final Four
Two old friends met up at the Final Four last week. This picture was taken postgame in the Auburn men’s locker room after a disappointing and controversial loss to Virginia. At left is Chad Prewett, Auburn Men’s Basketball Director of Operations, and at right, Scottie Rodgers, Sun Belt Conference Associate Commissioner / Strategic Communications.
Paving bid awarded
Largest resurfacing project in years to touch 8 streets By DON FLETCHER News Staff Writer Progress comes with inconvenience, and traffic flow interruptions and temporarily closed roads could be the norm in the near future on Atmore’s residential streets. But only for a relatively short time. During their Monday, April 8, meeting Atmore City Council members awarded a contract for a resurfacing project that is expected to take “three or…