Calendar of Events

Published 7:53 pm Wednesday, February 28, 2007

By Staff
City's 100th birthday plans
Members of the Atmore Centennial Celebration committee met Tuesday morning to continue plans for the big event.
The committee is currently looking for residents to participate in games such as horseshoes. Also, business owners can purchase envelopes with the centennial logo or a stamp from Advance Printing.
Atmore blood drives slated
The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive all throughout southwest Alabama.
The Red Cross is calling upon all eligible blood donors, especially those with type O blood, to give blood over the coming weeks in order to help maintain a safe and stable blood supply. They are in particular need of both Type O Positive and Type O Negative donors.
The Atmore blood drives will be March 1 at ECHS from 7:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. and First United Methodist Church of Atmore from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.
For more information please contact 1-800-GIVE-LIFE or visit
– From Staff Reports
Poarch Community Church revival
Revival services will be held at Poarch Community Church beginning Sunday, Feb. 25 through Wednesday, the 28th. Evening services will start at 7 p.m.
Special speaker will be the Rev. Roy Williams from Tampa, Fla.
ACH GoldenCare meeting today
Atmore Community Hospital will host its monthly GoldenCare meeting on Feb. 28. Light refreshments at 8:30 a.m. The program begins at 9 a.m.
Leslie-Estes Smith, cardiovascular service line director for Baptist Hospital, will provide education on cardiovascular disease-signs, treatment and prevention.
Missionary Baptist Drummer's fellowship
Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church will have a Drummer's Appreciation on March 4 at 3 p.m. Choirs and groups are encouraged to participate. Chairperson, Sister Barbara Poole Harris and Pastor Monroe Tucker, Jr. invite you to come and enjoy the fellowship.
Shiloh Free Will revival March 4-7
Shiloh Free Will Baptist Church, Hwy 99 Bratt, Fla., will hold a revival March 4 through March 7.
Featured guest will be Bro. Guy Owens. Times for the revival will be 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Girl Scouts selling cookies Saturday
Girl Scout Troop 491 will hold a cookie sale Saturday, March 3, 2007 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Ray's Glass and Trim Shop, Nashville and 4th Avenues.
Cookies will be $3.50 per box.
First Baptist Bratt revival March 4
The First Baptist Church of Bratt will hold a revival Sunday, March 4 through Wednesday, March 7. Sunday services will be at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday services will be at 7 p.m. nightly. Pastor will be Gene Pickern.
Faith Pentecostal appreciation day
Faith Pentecostal will host an appreciation day for overseer Bishop Purvis McMillan from March 7 through March 9 at 7:30 p.m. The last day will be Sunday, March 11th at 3 p.m.
Everyone is invited to come and celebrate the Bishop's 19th anniversary.
Rev. Shuford service slated for March 11
The Pastor and members of Zion Star A.M.E. Zion Church invite everyone to come and worship the Lord with the congregation in the Installation Service for the Rev. Humphrey Shuford on Sunday, March 11, 2007 at 3 p.m. the Rev. Claude Shuford will bring the message.
Softball registration begins in March
Girls fast pitch softball registration for Atmore Babe Ruth League will be at Elite Sporting Goods, 216 N. Main St, on any of the following mornings: March 10, 17, or 24 from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. Birth certificates are required for first time players. Girls ages 8 -16 and costs are $45.
For exercise, skill developments, and just plain fun, come join us and your friends and make some new ones!
Also seeking coaches and volunteers. $10 refund to those who volunteer.
– Relay for Life –
The event will feature games and food.
Contestants for the pageant are still needed. Please call 368-2525 to enter.
Call 368-2500 for more information.
For more information or to order an angel call 368-4273.
Stop by the bank to register.
If you would like a community event published please fax it to 368-2124 or email it to

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