ACS kids are ‘bingo buddies’

ACS kids are ‘bingo buddies’

“BINGO!” That was the word loudly proclaimed by both youngsters and the young at heart Monday afternoon at the Atmore Nursing Center, as first graders ... Read more

Latest news

City adds new downtown district

The city of Atmore amended its zoning ordinance during a special called meeting Monday afternoon, establishing a new “Downtown Business District” that will be added ... Read more

  1. Relay For Life is Friday night
  2. Wright headed to USAFA
  3. VFW post holds car show (with photo gallery)

The Latest

2 superintendent candidates qualify

By Stephanie Nelson For The Advance Two candidates have qualified to become the next Escambia County Schools superintendent. In a special called meeting Tuesday, school ... Read more

Raw sewage discharged

Kenny Smith, wastewater superintendent for West Escambia Utilities, said Saturday morning that recent heavy rainwater has resulted in the discharge of raw sewage. The discharge ... Read more

11 named to Boys, Girls State

11 named to Boys, Girls State

Eleven area high school students were honored Monday, after being chosen to attend Alabama Boys State and Alabama Girls State in the summer. The eight ... Read more

Easter in the Park is Saturday

Easter in the Park is Saturday

The city of Atmore is again offering area children the chance to meet the Easter bunny and enjoy arts and crafts at the annual “Easter ... Read more

Mosby dies Wednesday

At the age of 90, George Mosby passed away Wednesday evening at Atmore Community Hospital. Known simply as “Coach George,” Mosby served as head coach ... Read more

  1. Walmart taking job applications
  2. Voter ID bus to visit Wednesday
  3. Starting off with a bang
  4. Evergreen woman charged in Flomaton stabbing
  5. Federal judge dismisses Strange’s lawsuit against PCI
  6. Atmore man guilty of manslaughter
  7. Man convicted in connection with lottery store theft
  8. Habitat build will continue Saturday
  9. Byrne introduces bill to repeal fishery law
  10. Byrne concerned about short snapper season
  11. PCI wants Florida gaming
  12. Peacock announces state Senate candidacy
  13. Atmore man arrested on drug charges
  14. Rotary scholarship deadline is April 18
  15. Scouts plant new tree
  16. Buster’s Restaurant named April’s business of month
  17. Southeastern Indian Festival cancels Friday events
  18. Hunting, fishing license fees to rise
  19. Keahey drops out of Senate race
  20. Vietnam vets honored
  21. Hotel breaks ground
  22. Atmore firm to help with Habitat build
  23. Rotary Club to help improve playground
  24. City reports sewage discharge

Sports

Ash finishes in top 150 at Boston Marathon

Alan Ash of Atmore finished among the top 150 finishers in the world, during Monday’s running of the 118th Boston Marathon. Ash ended the race ... Read more

  1. Mosby dies Wednesday
  2. EA goes 1-2 in recent play
  3. Lady Cougars split recent games

Lifestyles

VFW post holds car show (with photo gallery)

VFW post holds car show (with photo gallery)

The local VFW Post 7016 held their third annual Car and Truck Show on Saturday, April 19. Dozens of classic vehicles were on display. Check ... Read more

Festival educates, entertains

Festival educates, entertains

History came alive Saturday for those who visited the Poarch Band of Creek Indians (PCI) Pow Wow Grounds. PCI hosted its second annual Southeastern Indian ... Read more

PEMS students thank PCI

PEMS students thank PCI

Thanks to a generous donation from the Poarch Creek Band of Indians, students at Perdido Elementary/Middle School are enjoying multiple additions to their playground, and ... Read more

Editorial

Academic program is great for PCI, state

The University of South Alabama recently announced the creation of a unique Native American studies program, thanks in part to a $500,000 gift from the ... Read more

Columns

Strong El Niño could mean mild hurricanes

With the 2014 hurricane season just around the corner, there are some encouraging signs that we ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

A spcial thank you from Jacob Lisenby’s family

As I sit here in disbelief about the events that have happened these past few weeks, I cannot help but think of how blessed our ... Read more

Schools

ACS kids are ‘bingo buddies’

“BINGO!” That was the word loudly proclaimed by both youngsters and the young at heart Monday afternoon at the Atmore Nursing Center, as first graders ... Read more

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