Chamber compiles list of local goods
By By Paul Keane
In an effort to inform residents of the many goods and services offered by local merchants -- and to inform residents of where they can purchase such goods once Kmart closes its doors later this month -- the Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce has compiled a listing of businesses that offer various goods and services throughout the community.
The following is a listing of those businesses and the services they offer. This list focuses on members of the Chamber of Commerce:
Alabama Power Company -- appliances, electronics, computers, vacuum cleaners, cookware, entertainment centers, grills, heaters and water heaters.
Alltel Communications -- cellular phone service and accessories.
Angela &Company -- manicures, pedicures, waxes, acrylics, tanning, massage therapy, total family hair care and silver jewelry.
Atmore Animal Hospital -- pet food, pet supplies, veterinary services.
Atmore Auto Parts -- NAPA dealer, complete line of automotive parts and supplies.
Atmore Carpet -- carpet, vinyl, ceramic tile, wood, wallpaper, instant stencils, area rugs, peel-n-press tile, etch art for windows and doors and other items.
Atmore Florist -- fresh flowers, silk arrangements, green plants, gifts, candles, jewelry, gourmet apples, balloons, plush animals, wedding rentals.
Atmore Tire &Retreading, Inc. -- new and used tires for passenger cars, light trucks and large trucks, balancing, flat repair, rotation, road service.
Atmore Truckers Association -- boots, Wrangler jeans and shirts, overall, glovers, socks, plumbing supplies, welding supplies, electric supplies, pet food and supplies, lawn and garden tools and products, gardening supplies.
Atmore Vision Center -- sunglasses of all types and brands, eye exams, glaucoma treatment, cataract surgery, emergency eye care and corenal refractive therapy.
Audio Plus -- car audio systems, parts and supplies, home and commercial security systems, commercial fire alarms, PA systems for buildings, commercial intercom systems and telephone systems.
Baber's Leasing Company -- rent to own or purchase, electronics, appliances, furniture, mattresses, pictures, computers, Playstation 2 and jewelry.
Barnett &Associates -- complete line of XEROX copiers, printers and fax machines.
Bateson Furniture Company -- bedding, rugs or all brands, furniture of various brands, appliances and electronics with free delivery, 12 months same as cash and free in-home decorating services.
The Beans Store -- baskets, lamps, pictures, frames, candles, books, children's toys and gifts, home decor, bath and body products, baby and toddler toys and gifts, food and gourmet food items, vitamins, herbs and tea.
Bell's Auto Supply, Inc. -- complete line of automobile parts and supplies and a complete machine shop service.
Bondurant Lumber and Hardware -- lumber, plywood, roofing materials, hardware, plumbing and electrical supplies, paint, tools, light fixtures, bathroom vanities, housewares, gardening supplies, cleaning supplies, small appliances, heaters and rental equipment.
Brantley's Tires, Inc. -- tires for all types of vehicles, alignments, brake work, oil changes and can order tire rims.
C&N Whatever Antique Mall -- Antiques, videos, DVD's and a little bit of everything else.
Carl's/The Tot Shop -- women's and children's apparel and accessories, baby and toddler apparel and accessories, jewelry, handbags, fragrances, school uniforms, gifts and children's shoes.
Country Charms -- gifts, jewelry, Thomas Kincaid plates, picture frames, lamps, Alabama and Auburn products, angels, Yankee candles, Seraphim Angels, John Deere products, dolls, Breyer horses, custom picture framing and engraving or plaques and jewelry.
Central Farm Supply -- fruit trees, flowering trees, vegetable seed and plants, shrubbery, wildlife feed and seed, lawn and garden products, fertilizer, bedding plants, roses, potting soils, mulches, feed for all livestock, pet food and supplies, decorative flags, tack, sloggers and more.
Central Painters Supply -- complete line of automotive supplies and paint for body shops.
Earle's Jewelers -- fine jewelry, watches, giftware, porcelain, silver, crystal, Arthur Court baby gifts, men's gifts, collectibles, jewelry boxes, figurines, Precious Moments Authorized Dealer, stone setting, appraisal services, engraving and jeweler on premises for all repairs.
Edgar's Business Machines and The Country Junction -- office supplies, copy paper, file cabinets, office chairs, fax machines, copy machines, typewriters, calculators, cash registers, school supplies, custom framing, miscellaneous gifts, fax services, copying services, lamination and order rubber stamps, name plates, name badges, etc…
Elite Sporting Goods -- athletic apparel and equipment, athletic shoes, team sports, uniforms, gifts, custom screen printing, trophies and engraving, hunting and fishing supplies, embroidery services and customized throws.
Escambia Drug Store -- pharmacy with downtown convenience, over-the-counter medications, colognes, fragrances, greeting cards, small gift items, small appliances, costume jewelry, Timex watches, watch/hearing aid batteries, cleaning supplies and food items.
Escambia Lawn and Rental -- lawn tractors, push mowers, edgers, heders, string trimmers, blowers, chain saws, commercial mowers such as Cub Cadet and Husqvarna, blades, filters, chains, parts, oil, factory trained technicians, repair and maintenance, warranty work, pick-up and delivery and many name brands.
Fancy Fingers Beauty Salon -- hair care for women, body perms, relaxes, color, conditioning, cut and style, wigs, hats, tops, jewelry, hair products and gift certificates available.
Frontier Communications -- lease or purchase pages, order cordless phones, caller ID boxes, high speed Internet via DSL, reliable local service, long distance plans and more.
Godwin's Florist -- fresh and silk flower arrangements, green plants and small gift items.
Greenlawn Pharmacy -- prescriptions, health and beauty aids, greeting cards, stationary, large assortment of gifts, jewelry, fragrances and colognes, film, UPS pick-up, delivery service and order from general merchandise catalog with three-day delivery.
Gregg's Salon -- European color, highlights, precious cutting for women, men and children, perms, facial waxing, acrylic nails full set or fill-ins, tanning, massage therapy, swedish massage, therapeutic deep tissue massage, body treatments, manicures, pedicures and gift certificates available.
Hainje's Home Furnishings -- living room, bedroom and dining room furniture, genuine La-Z-Boy recliners and living room groups, washers, dryers, electric and gas ranges, refrigerators, freezers, room air conditioners, home decor, home electronics, TV's, VCR's, DVD and stereo systems, juvenile furniture, glider rockers, mattresses, sleep systems, vacuum cleaners, curio cabinets, floor/table lamps, computer desks, used furniture, appliances and electronics and jewelry.
Helton Service Center -- new and used appliances, appliance parts, guns and accessories, hunting accessories such as scopes, slings, scents, binoculars, etc…, ammunition, CB's, scanner and accessories, televisions and accessories, appliance and gun repair.
Hendrix Tractor Company, Inc. -- farm equipment and agricultural toys.
Jasmine Place -- bridal gowns and all accessories, dye shoes on premises, prom/pageant/bridesmaids gowns by top designers, linens, all tabletop including china, crystal and flatware, placemats, napkins and runners, bridal registry, decorative tapestries, pillows, candles and potpourri, soft tapestry luggage in over 150 patterns, bridal consultant on premises daily, stationary, paper goods, wedding and party invitations, tuxedo rental and equipment rental.
Jerry's Ace Hardware and Auto Parts -- complete line of Ace Hardware products, lumber, plywood, tools, wholesale tools distributor, automotive parts and supplies, small appliances, mailboxes and Benjamin Moore Paints.
Joey's Furniture -- furniture and accessories and home decor.
Just 4 Kids -- clothing, shoes and gifts, school uniforms in toddler to adult 5X, dance attire, balloons, shoes for ballet and jazz, cheerleader uniforms, boys jerseys, baby and shower gifts, baby and children's jewelry and specialty items, quality shoes for every occasion, socks, bows, ties, vests and accessories, heirloom and smocked clothing for all ages and knowledgable customer service.
Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio -- cosmetics, accessories, fragrances, hand and body care, vanity and 5X magnifying mirros, gift baskets and bags.
Miller's Pawn and Gun Shop -- antiques, jewelry, TV's, VCR's, guns and gun supplies.
B.C. Moore &Sons, Inc. -- apparel for the entire family, ladies, men's and children, showes, bath towels/wash cloths, luggage, bridal registry and free gift wrapping.
Nancy's Etc… -- hair and nail care, tanning, monogram purses, candles, umbrellas, frames, baby items, food items and jewelry.
Optical World -- eyeglasses, contact lenses and cleaning cloths.
Pleasantrees -- fresh floral arrangements, silk floral arrangements, live and silk house plants, bedding plants, shrubs, supplies to make your own arrangements, wedding equipment rentals and weekly/monthly rentals to churches.
Service Auto Supply, Inc. -- automotive products and hydraulic hoses.
Shannon's the Florist -- fresh floral arrangements, silk floral arrangements and home decor items.
Smith Tractor Company, Inc. -- lawn mowers, weed eaters, jedge trimmers, chain saws, leaf flowers and edgers, John Deere equipment and toys, gloves, caps, gun safes, birdhouse, feeders and automobile floor mats.
Southern Computer Services, Inc. -- computers, printers, scanners, laptop computers, ink cartridges, off-lease equipment, networking and service.
Stabler's -- ladies, men's and juniors apparel, men's shoes such as Stacey Adams and Eastland.
Swift Supply, Inc. -- hardware, plumbing, electrical supplies, lumber, roofing, plywood, tools, paint, complete line of fixtures, bathroom vanities, gardening supplies, potting soils, mulches, bedding plants, manufacture trusses, install insulation in attics and access to 60,000 warehouse items.
Western Auto Association Store -- push mowers, riding lawn mowers, tillers, baggers, trimmers, blowers, bikes and accessories, bike parts, stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers, TV's, VCR's, DVD players and radios.