Letter to the Editor

Published 7:31 am Wednesday, June 11, 2008

By Staff
Smith thanks Atmore supporters
I would like to take this opportunity to thank, from the bottom of my heart, the people who voted for and supported me in the primary election. I am truly gratified that the people who supported me have the confidence in me to represent District 4. My family has also been a tremendous help and I could not have achieved this without them.
I owe a thank you not only to my supporters, but to everyone who turned out in support of all four candidates. The voter’s taking the time to come out in support of the candidates make all of our efforts well worthwhile.
During my campaign I was able to get reacquainted with friends I have not seen in a long time. I was also able to get acquainted with people whom I’ve never had the opportunity to meet before. Whether they supported me or not, everyone treated me very cordial and I greatly appreciate that.
In closing, I would like to thank Mr. William Brown for the wholesome race he conducted. I have the utmost respect for him and his family and the way they handled their campaign. Thank you again for your support and may God bless all of you.
Brandon Smith
Paid political advertisement by Brandon Smith, 975 Page Rd., Atmore, AL 36502
Letter to the Editor
Day Gallery accepts Black and White Show applications
Day Gallery in conjunction with Artists in Communities South is currently accepting submissions for their annual Black and White Show, July 26-27 in Atmore.
This is a juried competition that will be judged by Gallery representatives.
ELIGIBILITY – This call is an open call to artists in all mediums with the exclusion of photography. ALL WORK MUST BE PRIMARILY BLACK and WHITE. There will be a $500 first prize and the winning artist will be awarded a show in January of 2009.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: All applications must be received by June 20 via postal mail or commercial carrier such as DHL, UPS or Fed Ex.
FEES – You may submit up to five images of your artwork for a fee of $25. If you wish to submit more than five images, please include $5 for each additional image. Fee payment should be made by check or money order payable to “Vikki Day” and included with your submission. Send to Day Gallery- 106 West Ridgeley St, Atmore, AL. 36502
IMAGE SUBMISSION – Images of artwork being submitted for consideration may be sent as prints (photographs, laser or high quality inkjet copies) or as jpeg images.
RETURN OF MATERIALS – If you wish to have your submission materials returned, please include a SASE with sufficient postage along with your application.
DELIVERY AND RETURN OF ARTWORK - All selected work must arrive ready to be hung or installed no later than July 15. Please insure your artwork. If your artwork does not sell, artists are responsible for pick up or cost of return shipping and insurance. If your work sells, it is subject to a 30 percent commission fee.
Questions may be sent to: aicsouth@yahoo. com
This is a wonderful, fun and innovative show. If art requires framing, this will need to be in black or white frames as well.
Please come and join us- local artists and members of AAVA are welcome to drop their actual art by for submission.
Becca Horne
Artists in Communities South representative

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