Category: History

The Poarch Creek Indian Annual Pow Wow

It’s no secret that we’re incredibly thankful for the Poarch Band of Creek Indians and their dedication to enriching the lives of those in Atmore and Escambia County with their cultural excellence. That’s why we usually love celebrating Thanksgiving at their annual Thanksgiving Pow Wow! Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Pow Wow is… Read more

History of the Poarch Creek Tribe

Indigenous tribes are often the unsung roots of our nation. Native Americans’ civil rights fight, passion for education and heritage, and cultural mosaic inspire awe.  The Poarch Creek Indians are no exception. In addition, they have also extended their passion for positive change to the people of Atmore.  Origins of the Creek Indians in Alabama… Read more