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Nostalgic Notes

Meander back with me to the 50s, 60s

Meander with us back to a golden nostalgia era, the 1950s and 1960s. Those were the years we experienced such great growth in Atmore. We ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

Danny Lambert is a dog whisperer

Danny Lambert has a unique business that affords him pleasure and profit. He raises German shepherd dogs and pups and sells them to buyers throughout ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

Local Boy Scouts visited reservation

Over the past few years, I have written about different methods to reduce monthly payments for my TV service. A couple of years ago, I ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

We are going down to Bowab’s son

Some of you will remember those department stores of the 50s and 60s that we today refer to as “our Walmart stores.” Olins and TG&Y, ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

Fabulous ‘50s bring back good feels

Those fabulous ‘50s. That’s what I reminisce about most when I arrange my nostalgia thoughts. And that era, from 1950-1959, captures thoughts of many of ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

PBS is playing all of the classic hits

About this time each year and during the fall season, public broadcasting TV stations air their fundraising programs featuring all genres of music and entertainment. ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

Popular quilts come from Camden

On a trip home from several doctor’s appointments last week, Ouida and I stopped for a sandwich at a restaurant at the interstate. Next to ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

Georgia offers nostalgia, scenic local

Did you know our neighboring state of Georgia offers some of the most nostalgic names and events? As you travel this state, beginning in the ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

The tornado took my former home

A former classmate from the University of Alabama emailed me a couple of years ago informing me that our 1954-56 apartment was destroyed in the ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

Did you see any meteor fragments?

All that commotion last week created excitement, fear and anticipation for many folks in our area seeing that meteor falling and hearing the loud noise ... Read more

3 years ago by Lowell McGill.

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