Published 10:26 am Monday, September 29, 2003
Hunter safety class sponsored by the Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries will be held 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Sept. 27 and 1-5 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Jefferson Davis Community College, Brewton Campus. Students must be at least 10 years old. The class is free, but students should make lunch arrangements. For more information you may call 626-5474.
Second women's conference at 3 p.m. at the Deliverance Ministry of Jesus Christ, 107 2nd Ave. Speaker will be Dr. Janice Crenshaw of New Life Christian Fellowship in Pensacola. For more information you may call Chandra Johnson at 446-1025.
The class of 1984 will be having a class reunion meeting a the Community Cup at 6:30 p.m. Call Krishandra Longmire Lyons at 368-8215.
Citywide prayer service at 6 p.m. at Mabel's Sewing and Alterations, 212-A N. Main St.
Escambia County Middle School 5th and 6th grade math students only and their parents/guardians are invited to Math Night from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for refreshments and fun. Math activities and SAT 10 scores.
Health workshop on fibromyalgia will be held at 6 p.m. at the Community Cup. Dr. Judy Surles will be the speaker. For more information you may call 368-8884.
The ECHS Class of 1958 is celebrating its 45th reunion and invites the classes of 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959 and 1960 and their spouses or dates for a multi-class party at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Wisteria in downtown Atmore. Dinner will be catered by Tommy Gerlach and dress is casual. The deadline for reservations is Oct. 1 and cost is $35 per person. Call Suzie Coker at 368-3315 if you have questions. Please mail your reservation and check to Buford L. Rolin at P.O. Box 19, Atmore, AL 36504. Note: The party is the weekend of Williams Station Day, a fun time to go "home!"
The Atmore Public Library will hold a board meeting at 4 p.m. in the meeting room. Open to the public.
Freedom from smoking class, 6 p.m. D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital Education Center. For more information you may call Lillian Heller at 809-8144
Heritage through quilts will be on display 8:30-2:30 at Huxford Elementary School. All residents are invited to the day-long demonstration by students and the Retirees Friendship Club of Atmore.
Nokomis Volunteer Fire Dept. will hold a yard sale starting at 7 a.m. at the firehouse.
Atmore Church of God, 90 Jacks Springs Road will hold a yard sale 8 a.m.- until
Ladies of St. Anna's Episcopal Church will hold a yard sale 8-noon with light lunch to follow. Proceeds benefit Sunday school classes.
Benefit for Terry Boyington, injured in a motorcycle accident in August. Day begins at 8 a.m. at White's Park in Bay Minette. Softball, barbecue, live music and raffles. For more information you may call Glenda Demko at 580-0121.
First Baptist Church will hold a Family Fun Fest from 5:30-7:30 at the church on Main Street. Children must be accompanied by an adult. There will be face painting, hot dogs, games, pony rides, a cake walk and more.
The annual Lassitter-Wall family reunion will be held from 11:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. at 5811 Jack Springs Road in the Creek Nation Tribal Auditorium.
Walnut Hill Rutarian Club is sponsoring a spaghetti supper and auction at the community center. The meal will begin at 4 p.m. and the auction will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 and are available at the door.
Life Chain sponsored by Save-A-Life of Escambia at 2-3 p.m. Meet in front of the main branch of the First National Bank, 111 S. Main.
Joyriders will meet in the fellowship hall of United Methodist church. Please bring a covered dish.
Atmore Health Department will begin giving flu shots to high risk patients, those 65 and older, or with chronic diseases such as heart disease, asthma or diabetes. Available 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. All Medicare patients must bring Medicaid cards.
Deadline to request that student information not be released in student directories. Make requests to Administrative Assistant, Escambia County Schools, P.O. Box 307, Brewton, Al., 36426.
McCullough Friendship Club will meet at 11 a.m. at David's Catfish House. For more information you may call Betty Dean at 577-6583.
Auction at 6 p.m. at Nokomis Fire Department. Dollar menu for good food. Proceeds benefit the volunteer fire department. For more information you may call Erskine Vines at 368-1309.
Woodmen of the World Lodge 1872 will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the VFW building at 206 W. Ashley St. All members are encouranged to attend.
The public may enter horticulture in the Pensacola Interstate Fair. For rules, reservations and times you may contact the Garden Center at 1-850-432-6095.
The Boggy Bayou Mullet Festival will be held with Montgomery Gentry headlining the entertainment. The Alley Cats and the Charlie Daniels Band will also entertain. There will be crafts and food. Admission is $5 and children under 12 are admitted free. Visit www.niceville.com for information.
Ongoing and Regular Events
Atmore Family Life Center at the old middle school on M. L. K. Ave. provides after school tutoring and a new technology program. Tutoring for exit exams is available. Kiddie Kafe, sponsored by the Bay Area Food Bank, will offer a light meal to children in the afternoon. Call 368-3761, 368-2946 or 446-1878 to register. First come, first served. Limited to 200 children. Funding provided through donations and grants. Program sponsored by Poarch Creek Nation and Escambia County Board of Education.
Atmore Women's Club meets at 5:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month September through May at the public library. For more information you may call Ann Glaven at 368-3206.
Atmore cancer support group will meet at 7 p.m. every third Monday at Atmore First Assembly of God.
The Diabetic Support Group will meet every third Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Atmore Hospital Auditorium. For more information, call Louise Broyden at work at 368-6342 or at home at 368-2728.
Atmore VFW Post 7016 meets monthly on the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m. with the executive board meeting at 6 p.m. All VFW veterans are encouraged to attend. For information on the VFW, please call Commandeer Lee (Lavan) Martin at 368-8160 or Senior Vice Commander Joel Day at 368-5637.
Atmore Legion Post 90 meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at 7 p.m. All Legionnaires are encouraged to attend. For information on the American Legion, please call Adjutant Lee (Lavan) Martin at 368-8160.
The American Legion hosts a Country &Western Dance every Saturday night at the Legion Hall for a $5 donation. Everyone is invited.