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Centerville, Ga. man, woman arrested on drug possession charges

A Centerville, Ga. man and woman were arrested on drug possession charges, according to the Atmore Police Department. ...

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PCI CEO, Chair named Leading Lady by GSSA

Poarch Creek Indian CEO and Tribal Chair Stephanie Bryan was named the Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama (GSSA) ...

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CCA to hold Juneteenth Community Service Day on Wednesday

The Concerned Citizens of Atmore will hold a Juneteenth Community Service Day tomorrow, Wed., June 19, from 3 ...

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Escambia County DYW program to be held June 29 at FHS

Special to the Advance The Distinguished Young Women of Escambia County 2025 program will be held on Sat., ...

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Myrna’s Salad Luncheon held June 17

Myrna’s Salad Luncheon was held June 17 at the Encore at the Strand. A good crowd showed up ...

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Atmore man arrested on drug possession charges

An Atmore man was arrested on drug possession charges June 12, according to officials. Atmore Police Department Public ...

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Juvenile charged with attempted murder after Friday night shooting

A juvenile was arrested June 15 on an attempted murder charge, according to the Atmore Police Department. Public ...

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Commercial vehicle crash causes lane closure on Interstate 65 near 58-mile marker

UPDATE: Both northbound lanes at the 58-mile marker are open on Interstate 65, according to officials. A two-vehicle ...

Opinion

I’ll tell you when I’ve had enough

By Dr. James L. Snyder It was evening, and the day was just about over. The Gracious Mistress ...

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Wild West Show delights children, adults during Summer Reading Program

The Wild West Rope Show today at Atmore Public Library’s Summer Reading Program delighted children and adults alike. ...

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Atmore man arrested June 11 on possession, tampering charges

An Atmore man was arrested June 11 on drug possession and tampering with evidence charges, according to officials. ...

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Play Palace celebrates ribbon cutting June 14

Play Palace celebrated its ribbon cutting June 14 at its location on North Trammell Street. According to Play ...

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County BOE approves contract of new CSFO at June 13 meeting

The Escambia County Board of Education approved the contract of its next chief schools financial officer during its ...

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County BOE approves personnel recommendations during June 13 meeting

The Escambia County Board of Education June 13 approved the following personnel recommendations: Retirement Shannon Folsom, as bus ...

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Work of Dagen and wife in Honduras is remarkable

By Bonnie Bartel Latino Special to the Advance The president of the Escambia County High School class of ...

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OWA Parks & Resort to host magic moments “Beyond the Moment” event for the 6th year in a row

Special to the Advance OWA Parks & Resort is excited to partner with Magic Moments for the 6th ...

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Leadership Atmore still accepting applications for 2024-25 class

Leadership Atmore is still accepting applications for its 2024-2025 class, according to officials. Leadership Atmore was founded in ...

Opinion

I should’ve been a cowboy

By Lloyd Albritton Columnist I have always loved the old cowboy movies and television serials of yesteryear. My ...

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City authorizes purchase of tractor-cutter during Monday meeting

Representatives of P.E.I.R, a substance abuse recovery organization, spoke about an upcoming event in August The Atmore City ...

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Bob Jones’ Booth, Daphne’s Moten win Mr. Baseball, Miss Softball awards

Special to the Advance JACKSONVILLE – Daphne’s Vic Moten and Bob Jones’ Braden Booth, after spectacular seasons, have ...