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AHS Scholarship Foundation recognizes Outstanding Graduates

The Andalusia High School Scholarship Foundation on Friday honored Bill Albritton, Sam Johnson, Allen Jones and Mike Jones ... Read more | Add your comment

Bobcats roar past Tigers with shutout win, 42-0

The Opp Bobcats used a strong effort on offense and defense to earn their largest margin of victory ... Read more | Add your comment

Bulldogs earn homecoming shutout over Bibb County, 25-0

The Andalusia Bulldogs celebrated homecoming in shutout fashion, handling the Bibb County Choctaws, 25-0. The Bulldogs took an ... Read more | Add your comment

William Watts Avant, 1st Lieutenant, U.S Army Combat Engineer, WW II Veteran

Bill Avant always wanted to fly. Ever since he had traveled to see the air shows in Birmingham, ... Read more | Add your comment


Local veteran gets opportunity of lifetime on Dream Flight

Richard Eugene Warnick, a decorated World War II and Vietnam veteran, took a flight in a vintage aircraft from South Alabama Regional Airport Wednesday afternoon. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Zack Maio.


CAPTAIN FOR A DAY: Carroll battles obstacles; gets to be ‘captain’ for local fire department

Four-year-old Reed Carroll has already faced so much in his young life after being diagnosed with chiari malformation type I. He was recently surprised by ... Read more | Add your comment

by Zack Maio.


ACMS presents Four Seasons Brass

The Andalusia Chamber Music Society (ACMS), an outreach program of the LBW Community College music department, presents Four Seasons Brass in concert on Thursday, Sept. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 27, 2021 11:50 am


Andalusia police investigates shooting

The Andalusia Police Department is investigating a shooting with minor injuries that occurred Thursday evening on Oak Street, Police Chief Paul Hudson said. Hudson said ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 24, 2021 8:10 am


Annual county property tax notices to be mailed Oct. 1

Covington County annual property tax notices will be mailed on Oct. 1, 2021. The total tax to be collected will be $12.5 million for the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 23, 2021 3:25 pm

Andalusia High School

Andalusia hosts Bibb County for homecoming game

After a big region win last week, Andalusia (3-2) now shifts focus to Bibb County (4-1) in a non-region game Friday, Sept. 24 at 7 ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 23, 2021 11:57 am

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Straughn travels to Opp for county matchup

As the second half of the season begins, bragging rights are up for grabs when Straughn (4-1) travels to Opp (4-1) Friday, Sept. 24 at ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 23, 2021 10:34 am

Florala High School

Florala goes for third straight win at Houston Academy

Following two straight wins, Florala (2-2) aims for an even bigger win at Houston Academy (3-2) Friday, Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. It will be ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 23, 2021 9:19 am

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Eagles head south to Orange Beach for first ever meeting

Pleasant Home (1-3) hits the halfway point of the season with a trip to a place it has never been: Orange Beach (3-2) Friday, Sept. ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 23, 2021 8:06 am

Andalusia High School

Hayes named as commended student in 2022 National Merit Scholarship program

Principal Ray Wilson of Andalusia High School announced today that Trevor Hayes has been named a Commended Student in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 4:08 pm


Wells named Andalusia Chamber executive director

The Andalusia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the hiring of Laura Popwell Wells as the new Executive Director of the Chamber. Wells brings to ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 12:53 pm

Andalusia High School

Opp up three spots in latest ASWA football poll

Opp is the lone Covington County team ranked in the most recent Alabama Sports Writers Association football rankings released Wednesday. The Bobcats moved from number ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 10:33 am


Owner of Taupe Tansy Boutique enjoys being her own boss

While attending college, Jacie Williamson had a vision, and once she finished, a light went off, which led to her online business called Taupe Tansy ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 9:00 am


Little Caesars free pizza event attempts to take slice out of hunger

The Little Caesars Love Kitchen stopped in Andalusia and served free pizza to the public Tuesday. The pizza giveaway is aimed at bringing awareness to ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 8:40 am


Covington County Sav-A-Life holds annual banquet

Those involved in the Sav-A-Life ministry gathered Monday night to celebrate the organization’s successes over the past year. After canceling the event last year due ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 8:26 am


County enters contract with CATS; replaces grader fleet

The Covington County Commission met Tuesday and approved contracts involving public transportation and entering into a lease for motor graders. The commission voted to enter ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 20, 2021 11:35 am


King changes course to open local boutique business

Once LeAnn King finished her associate degree, the plan was to continue her education, but she felt God led her to a different opportunity and ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Monday, September 20, 2021 10:47 am


Efforts underway to raise funds for family’s medical expenses

For 11-year-old Riven Adams, a motor vehicle accident in May 2020 completely changed the course of his life. Adams sustained life-threatening internal injuries, which have ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Saturday, September 18, 2021 7:30 am

Opp High School

Opp wins Homecoming over Daleville, 55-0; PHS, SHS fall to tough region opponents

Opp 55 Daleville 0 The Bobcats celebrated by earning the largest victory in school history on Homecoming Friday night with a thumping of the Warhawks. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 11:03 pm

Florala High School

Florala outlasts Red Level in defensive battle, 14-0

Florala came out on top in a hard-hitting, defensive battle against Red Level, 14-0. Both teams saw moderate success moving the ball early on, but ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Friday, September 17, 2021 10:59 pm

Andalusia High School

Bulldogs pummel Charles Henderson, 58-28

Andalusia used a strong offensive attack with eight touchdowns and ran all over Charles Henderson at home, 58-28, Friday night. The Trojans wasted no time ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Friday, September 17, 2021 10:52 pm


Marcus Randolph Kyzar, Major, U.S. Army Air Force, WW II, and U.S. Air Force Veteran

Randolph Kyzar was one of at least two Andalusia High School graduates to fly The Hump during WW II, the other being Dempsey Albritton [see ... Read more

by John Vick, Friday, September 17, 2021 12:11 pm

Florala High School

Florala, Red Level ready for county, region rivalry

With both teams looking for a region leg up, Florala (1-2, 1-1 1A Region 1) welcomes Red Level (1-2, 1-1) at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 16, 2021 1:17 pm

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Straughn takes perfect record on the road to Montgomery against St. James

First place in the region is up for grabs as Straughn (4-0, 2-0 4A Region 2) heads to the capital city Friday, Sept. 17 at ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:51 am

Andalusia High School

Andalusia returns home for date with Charles Henderson

After a tough finish last week, Andalusia (2-2, 1-1) seeks another big win against Charles Henderson (0-3, 0-1) Friday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. The ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:38 am

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Pleasant Home looks to keep improving against Brantley

As the first half of region play concludes, Pleasant Home (1-2, 1-1 1A Region 1) faces a tough foe in Brantley (2-0, 2-0) Friday, Sept. ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 16, 2021 9:24 am

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Opp welcomes Daleville for homecoming game

Opp (3-1, 2-0 3A Region 2) looks to continue an undefeated start in region play against Daleville (0-4, 0-2) Friday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. ... Read more

by Zack Maio, Thursday, September 16, 2021 8:13 am