Obituaries, week of December 20, 2020
Daniel Eugene Montel Mr. Daniel Eugene Montel, age 81, passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2020 in Atmore, Ala. He was a native of Wabash, Ind., former resident of Atlanta, Ga. and had resided in Huxford, Ala. for the past fifteen years. He retired from Colonel Bakery/Sara Lee and retired as Lead Supervisor with thirty-one years of service; he coached Little League Baseball for nineteen years and was a member and…
Caring for poinsettias
Special to Atmore News AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – Poinsettias reign supreme as the main flowers of the holiday season. Also known as the Christmas flower, these beautiful plants offer a variety of colors that compliment any holiday decorations. During Christmas, red and green poinsettias are the most common. However, there are a wide variety of other colors, including pink, white, orange, marbled, pale green and cream. To keep poinsettias thriving…
Rams back on track; pick up 2 more wins
By JOSH FRYE News Sportswriter Atmore Christian continued to be a dominating force on the basketball court as the Rams secured two more wins last week and ran their season mark to 5-1. The first win came against Aletheia Academy, 75-47, on December 7. Caeden Battles tallied over 23 points to lead the Rams, a performance that was supplemented by his brother, Emmett Battles, who contributed 18 points. Dexter Smoker…