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News in Brief

By Staff
Pastor appreciation program today
The Christ Temple Evangelistic Pentecostal Church located on 240 Carver Avenue will hold a 25th pre-appreciation program for Elder T. L. Smith and co-pastor Cynthia Smith Sunday July 16, 2006.
The service will begin at 2:30 p.m.today and the speaker will be Apostle Cleveland Salter, pastor of New Regeneration Holiness Church in Stapleton.
Revival begins today at 11 a.m.
The Atmore Church of God, 90 Jack Springs Rd., will be in revival from July 16, 2006 at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. through July 19, 2006 at 7 p.m. Evangelist Scott Burkhalter will be the guest speaker.
Men's Day held at 3 p.m. today
The Greater Mt. Triumph Missionary Baptist Church extends the invitation to come worship with them in celebration of their annual Men's Day today, July 16 at 3:00 p.m.
The Rev. Joe Hayes, Pastor of Second Mt. Triumph Baptist Church of Atmore will be the guest speaker for the service.
E.W.M.S.booster club meets Monday
Ernest Ward Middle School Booster Club will have a meeting on July 17, 2006, at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. All members please attend.
F.U.M.C. to hold VBS July 23-27
First United Methodist Church will begin the Adventure of the Treasure Seeker Vacation Bible School on Sunday evening July 23 until Thursday July 27 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. with a snack supper provided each day at 5:30 p.m. Call 369-0585 for more information.
Utilities board to conduct tests
The Atmore Utilities Board will be conducting smoke testing for sewer leaks in the northwest quadrant. This includes north of Nashville Ave. and west of Main St.
Diabetic group meeting Tuesday
There will be a free Diabetic Education Group Meeting on Tuesday July 18, 2006, at 6:00 p.m.,at Atmore Community Hospital Auditorium.
The topic will be "What's New In Medicine!" and will be presented by Cheryle Wooten, RPh.
Revival at W.H.N.L.F. from July 30 – Aug. 3
Walnut Hill New Life Fellowship will be holding revival beginning July 30 at 6:30 p.m. and will continue through Aug. 3 with services being held at 7 p.m.
The evangelist will be Dr. David Talbert.
Freshman orientation slated for NHS Aug. 3
Northview High School will hold ninth grade and new student orientation at 10:30 a.m. on Aug. 3, 2006 in the theater.
The 10-12th grade students may pick up their schedules on Aug. 3, 2006 between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
NHS class of 1996 to hold 10-year reunion
Northview High School Class of 1996 will hold a 10-year class reunion on Sept. 23, 2006.
For complete details about registering visit www.northviewchiefs.com.
Beginning computer class at Reid State
Reid State will offer a beginning computer course, which will be held on Tuesday evenings beginning July 25, 2006. The eight-week course will end Sept. 12 and will meet from 6 p.m.until 8 p.m. The tuition cost is $50 and book charge is $12.
For additional information contact Joni Lambert at (251) 578-1313 ext. 219 or lambert@rstc.cc.al.us.
Trust fund for Carl Joey White at FNB
A trust fund for burial expenses of Carl Joey White has been set up at FNB&Trust. Donations can be made in Evelyn White's name.
Gloryland singers to perform July 30
Martinville Baptist Church will be hosting a fifth Sunday singing featuring the Gloryland Singers at 6 p.m. on July 30, 2006. Local singers and musicians are also welcome to join in.
From Atmore, take Hwy. 21 north, go right to Martinville Loop and the church is on the right.
For more information call Evie Baggett at 251-368-4505 or Arlene Mack at 251-368-8638.
2006 Amerson family reunion July 22 – 23
The 2006 Amerson Family Reunion will be held Saturday and Sunday, July 22 and 23 at the Walnut Hill Ruritan Club Community Center on Hwy. 97. Meal on Saturday will be at 6 p.m. (hamburgers and hotdogs). Sunday meal at noon (pork and chicken) Bring you favorite drinks, chips, side covered dishes and sweets.
For further information call 850-327-6780, 850-327-4337 or 850-327-6670.
Gospel singing to be held at Bay Springs
There will be a gospel singing on July 22 at 6 p.m. The singing will take place at Bay Springs Full Gospel Church. Earl Cooley &New Grace will be singing.
For more information, please call Denise at (850) 324-3989.
Electric bill assistance available
Community Action Agency is making LIHEAP appointments for assistance with electric bills on a first come first serve basis.
For an appointment call your local agency at (251) 867-4759 in Brewton for Escambia County, Ala.
The following items will be needed per household member: social security number; date of birth;proof of income from previous month; electric bill; proof of allowance or check amount if in public housing or Section 8 housing.