Published 4:20 pm Wednesday, March 3, 2004
The Atmore Public Library will be closed Wednesday for Inventory.
The GED test will be administered at Reid State Technical College on Wed. and Thurs., March 3 &4. An appointment is required. Call or visit the Reid State GED examiner's office in Building 100 to inquire about the GED test, or to complete the test application process. A valid picture ID is required for test application and testing. The current cost for GED testing is $40.00. The re-test for writing is $10.00 with all other re-test costs being $8.00 each. If you have taken the test before, please bring copy of test scores. Call 251 578-1313 for additional information.
The Atmore Alumni Chapter (Concordia College) Selma banquet will be held at Bishop's hall (Deliverance Ministry of Jesus Christ), 103 2nd Ave, Atmore at 7 p.m. Guest speaker is Dr. Julius Jenkins, President of Concordia College. Tickets are $6.00 for each person (at the door), prizes will be given. Contact 368-2653 or 446-7380.
MLK Little League and Junior League registration will be held at McNeils Square from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. Children must be registered by a parent or legal guardian and proof of age is required. Ages to be eligible are 9 -14. Registration fee is $10.00. For more information call 251-368-9447.
Hunter Education Class will be held Jefferson Davis Community College in Brewton on Mar. 6 from 8:00 a.m. to noon, 1:00 p.m. until 5 p.m. (Students should make lunch arrangements.) Mar. 7 from 1 -5 p.m. will at the same location will be the second portion of this class. Students must attend both classes to receive credit and be at least 10 years old to receive credit. Anyone born on or after August 1, 1977 must complete and pass a certified hunter education class before purchasing their first hunting license in the state of Alabama. No pre-registration is required. Course is free to the public and everything will be provided. If you have any further questions call W&FF District 5 Headquarters at 251-626-5474
Plan Now for a Day of Family Fun! S.O.S. Festival- Support our schools, Sponsored by Bay Minette Civic Club. Saturday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Bay Minette Civic Center to benefit North Baldwin County Schools. Perdido School will sponsor a booth with; homemade baked goods, balloons, tatoos (stick-on type). Perdido School's band will perform at 11:30 a.m.
Turkey Shoot will be held by J.U. Blacksher Marching Band from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Tickets for the raffle can be purchased from any band member or the day of the turkey shoot. Numerous prizes will be given away. Barbeque by Melvin Foukal will be sold along with drinks and chips.
Hunter Education Class will be held Jefferson Davis Community College in Brewton on Mar. 7 from 1 -5 p.m. Students must attend both this class and the prior days class to receive credit and be at least 10 years old to receive credit. Anyone born on or after August 1, 1977 must complete and pass a certified hunter education class before purchasing their first hunting license in the state of Alabama. No pre-registration is required. Course is free to the public and everything will be provided. If you have any further questions call W&FF District 5 Headquarters at 251-626-5474.
Parents Listen, Can You Hear Me? and DHR Working For You In the Community. These classes are brought to you by the Baldwin County Board of Education, Parental Specialist-Katrina Duck and Baldwin County Department of Human Resources. This presentation is free to the parents of Perdido School and any community members who would like to attend. Tuesday at 9 a.m. in the Perdido School Cafeteria.
Winnie the Pooh will be presented by the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts at 7 p.m at the Atmore Lion's Community Center. Tickets are $5 and are available at First National Bank, United Bank and from any cast member.
Babe Ruth Girl's Softball signup will be held on March 13, 20 &27 at Elite Sporting Goods from 9am to 12. First time players need to bring birth certificates. Ages eligible to play are 7 to 16.
Prevention and treatment of headaches. Free community workshop at 10 a.m. at Atmore Community Cup. Call 368-8884 for reservations.
Winnie the Pooh will be presented by the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts at 2 p.m at the Atmore Lion's Community Center. Tickets are $5 and are available at First National Bank, United Bank and from any cast member.Apr. 3
Another gathering of Atmore folks who were children of the depression and teenagers of World War II will soon be here. All former students, teachers and friends of that era are invited to attend the annual reunion of the Barnes Boys (and Girls). The event will be held Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at David's Catfish House on South Main Street.
Family Fun Day. A day to enjoy your family and friends. In loving memory of Thomas Boatwright and others. On Saturday at 8 a.m.-until. It will take place at Boatwright's "Pasture by the Pond" Nokomis Hwy 31. Please bring you keepsakes and pictures to place on the memorial table to honor our passed loved ones lost to cancer. Donations only. Children's fishing tournament 8-10 a.m. ten years old and under, covered wagon rides, face painting, moon walks, old west show, working saw mill exhibit, live music, dinner plates, memorial motorcycle run, karate demonstrations, car show, quilt show, horseshoes, auction at 1 p.m. and T-shirts for sale $12. Gospel singing, April 24, 2004 at 3 p.m. For more information call Diane Boatwright to order 368-1530
Kindergarten Registration for Rachel Patterson Elementary School from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Child must be five years old on or before September 1. Need to bring a birth certificate, immunization record, and social security card. Please bring your child with you for screening. The Health Department will have a walk-in clinic on April 29th from 8 to 11:30 a.m. in order to assist parents with children's immunization. Call 368-9188 for details.
Pre-K Registration for Rachel Patterson Elementary School from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Child must be four years old on or before September 1. Need to bring birth certificate, immunization record, and social security card. The above documents are required at registration in order for you child to be eligible for this program, as we can only accommodate 18 in this class. The drawing will be held the afternoon of registration.