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Looking Back: 12th annual Crafts for Cancer event held

Thirty years ago, in 1990, the 12th Annual Crafts for Cancer event was to be held on Nov. 17, at the Brewton Elementary School. Betsy ... Read more

6 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

Looking Back: 30 years ago, Greenlawn became ACH

Thirty years ago, in 1990, Greenlawn Hospital became Atmore Community Hospital. Years before, when the hospital was first built, it was in the Greenlawn subdivision, ... Read more

6 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

Pastor Odom celebrates birthday

On Sunday, October 11, Atmore Baptist Temple honored their pastor, Pastor William D. “Doug” Odom, on the occasion of his 74th birthday, which coincidentally came ... Read more

6 months ago by Staff Reports.

Looking Back: 30 years ago, Zigler displayed watermelon

Thirty years ago, in 1990, Xury Zigler displayed the watermelon that he grew. The specimen weighed 163 pounds. He had another that he believed would ... Read more

7 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

Looking Back: 30 years ago, the city had eyes on Christmas

Thirty years ago, in 1990, believe it or not, the city of Atmore was looking forward to Christmas. To be more specific, the Christmas Parade. ... Read more

7 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

Looking Back: 30 years ago, Brolick named Miss Agriculture

Thirty years ago, in 1990, an Atmore man was arrested for shooting his nephew. Apparently an argument led to Clarence Brown, 50, shooting Eddie Lambert. ... Read more

8 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

Looking Back: 30 years ago, the Mills were back in Atmore

Editor’s note: The following column was published in the Wed., Jan. 1, 2020 edition of the Atmore Advance. Lydia will be back next week with ... Read more

8 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

Births for Wed., Sept. 2, 2020

Lanceton Hux Adams Male, 8 pounds, 5 ounces 20 1/4 inches Aug. 23, 2020, 10:07 a.m. Parents Whitney Kimbler and Blake Adams of Atmore Maternal ... Read more

8 months ago by Staff Reports.

Looking Back: 30 years ago, Atmore swimmers returned from Florida

Thirty years ago, in 1990, four Atmore swimmers returned from St. Petersburg, Fla. with awards. They were Deborah Bilb, Kelly Gurred, Mandy Moore and Ann ... Read more

8 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

Looking Back: 30 years ago, changes were happening in Atmore

Thirty years ago, in 1990, changes were going on in Atmore. Some businesses were changing owners and names while others were renovating. Jim and Julie ... Read more

8 months ago by Lydia Grimes.

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