SHE’S A HARD WORKER

SHE’S A HARD WORKER

Holmes has held many jobs in her life Rosie Holmes knows the value of hard work. Holmes moved to Atmore from Wilcox County in the ... Read more

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Atmore man arrested for forged instrument

 Man charged with possession of counterfeit money An Atmore man was arrested early this morning for possessing approximately $1,000 of counterfeit 20-dollar bills. Robert Lowery, ... Read more

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Atmore man arrested for forged instrument

Atmore man arrested for forged instrument

 Man charged with possession of counterfeit money An Atmore man was arrested early this morning for possessing approximately $1,000 of counterfeit 20-dollar bills. Robert Lowery, ... Read more

Atmore man arrested for forged instrument

Atmore man arrested for forged instrument

 Man charged with possession of counterfeit money An Atmore man was arrested early this morning for possessing approximately $1,000 of counterfeit 20-dollar bills. Robert Lowery, ... Read more

Atmore man arrested for forged instrument

Atmore man arrested for forged instrument

 Man charged with possession of counterfeit money An Atmore man was arrested early this morning for possessing approximately $1,000 of counterfeit 20-dollar bills. Robert Lowery, ... Read more

Sheriff’s plane goes down during search for missing teen

Escambia County Sheriff Grover Smith narrowly escaped injury Friday after his plane crashed near Alco Park. Smith was flying the department’s gyro plane as part ... Read more

Marshals still investigating arsons

The Alabama State Fire Marshals is seeking the public’s help for information relating to two arsons that occurred within a week of each other. In ... Read more

  1. City council approves $400K-plus road bid
  2. Local to hold book signing
  3. Pastors: Lent is about repentance
  4. Voting registration deadline is Feb. 15
  5. Students from tribal nations attend youth summit in D.C.
  6. Amtrak train event schedule released
  7. Frontier to require 10 digits for calls
  8. County schools get high grades
  9. PCI participating in Impact Week
  10. ALEA issues missing child alert for Brewton teen
  11. Former Atmore dentist dies
  12. Online voter registration is available
  13. ATMORE’S ACHIEVER
  14. Community forum held at area YMCA
  15. Hall announces candidacy
  16. Local florist wins top award at convention
  17. Destiny Worship Center to host clothing drive Feb. 6, 9
  18. Severe weather coming Tuesday
  19. Blue Angels to soar at Super Bowl
  20. Chamber holds 70th annual meeting
  21. Choo-choo!
  22. Honeybee course to be held Feb. 20
  23. Davis recognized by Congress as Innovator of Year
  24. Amtrak will make stop in Atmore Feb. 18

Sports

EA wins state powerlifting championship

Escambia Academy won the AISA Class 3A State Powerlifting Championship Thursday at Pickens Academy. In addition to winning the state title, the Cougars broke numerous ... Read more

  1. Cougars fall in season opener
  2. Blue Devils’ teams fall at area tournament
  3. Cougars get fresh start as baseball season begins

Lifestyles

Women have high risk for heart disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in American women. What a woman eats and her lifestyle choices play a big part in her ... Read more

Looking back: In 1971, former Atmore mayor played ‘chicken’

In the early days of 1971, the mayor of Atmore, Tom Byrne, and a L&N train played “chicken” with each other in downtown Atmore. Surprisingly, ... Read more

Billy Gates is a staple in Atmore community

Billy Gates should have been included in an earlier column when I offered complimentary toasts to some of Atmore’s finest. It was not the fact ... Read more

Editorial

Keep an eye out for school buses!

As school returns to Escambia County, we urge all motorists to show patience and care when traveling on the same roads as buses. According to ... Read more

Columns

‘Old time prepared food’ is incredible

Some memorable events in 1982 aroused my craving for “old time prepared” food. But before I ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

My care at ACH was exceptional

Dear Editor, I would like to extend my sincere appreciation to Atmore Community Hospital for the excellent care that was provided to me as I ... Read more

Schools

JDCC releases fall honor lists

Special to the Advance Jefferson Davis Community College released the president’s and dean’s list for fall semester 2015. Requirements for the president’s list are for ... Read more