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Hurricane’s path plunges hundreds of thousands into dark across Alabama

Hurricane Zeta plunged a large swath of Alabama in the dark overnight with hundreds of thousands still without ... Read more | Add your comment

Hurricane Zeta slams South, leaves path of destruction across Alabama

Hurricane Zeta surprised weather forecasters Wednesday as it strengthened just before making landfall and plowed ashore, leaving a ... Read more | Add your comment

ALL SCHOOLS DELAY OPENING THURSDAY DUE TO ZETA

Due to Hurricane Zeta, all schools in Covington County will delay opening on Thursday. Andalusia City Schools will ... Read more | Add your comment

Andalusia Community Christmas registration to be held next weekend

Registration for Andalusia Community Christmas will be held on Saturday, November 7.  Andalusia Community Christmas serves children from ... Read more | Add your comment

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ALL SCHOOLS DELAY OPENING THURSDAY DUE TO ZETA

Due to Hurricane Zeta, all schools in Covington County will delay opening on Thursday. Andalusia City Schools will be observing a delayed start in the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Andalusia Community Christmas registration to be held next weekend

Registration for Andalusia Community Christmas will be held on Saturday, November 7.  Andalusia Community Christmas serves children from two years through 10 years of age ... Read more | Add your comment

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Banners used to honor local veterans

By: Donnamy Steele To honor the veterans of Covington County, over 300 banners will be displayed on the square over the next two weeks. The ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 4:42 pm

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A day she will always remember: Jill Bryant’s breast cancer story

May 24, 2019 will always be a day that former teacher Jill Bryant will remember. “It was the day of my daughter’s high school graduation,” ... Read more

by christophersmith, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 4:41 pm

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All Superior Ratings in Elba

The Andalusia High School marching band, A Sound Tradition, recently competed in Elba’s Pea River Band Competition and received superior ratings. The decision to go ... Read more

by christophersmith, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 4:40 pm

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Oaks to host Halloween event

By: Donnamy Steele The Oaks Family RV Park and Campground is hosting a family-friendly Halloween event on Oct. 30 and 31. The two-day event will ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 23, 2020 11:48 pm

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Carroll remembered as dedicated, kind, hard-working

Janette Carroll is remembered by her friends, family and colleagues as a dedicated, kind and hard-working woman. Carroll passed away at Andalusia Health on Wednesday. ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, October 23, 2020 11:47 pm

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WILDCATS FALL TO BULLDOGS: Florala could not stop undefeated Brantley on Friday night, losing 52-36

The Florala Wildcats varsity football team (7-2, 4-2) started off strong, but could not hold off the undefeated Brantley Bulldogs in a tough Class 1A ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, October 23, 2020 11:38 pm

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Final play leads to tough loss for Bulldogs, 16-14

After a midweek cancellation by Carroll due to COVID protocol, the Andalusia Bulldogs quickly rescheduled a contest and headed south of the border to Navarre, ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Friday, October 23, 2020 10:31 pm

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Ballet to host ribbon cutting this week

Donnamy Steele After many renovations, the Church Street Cultural Arts Center’s newest project is complete. The Andalusia Ballet is celebrating the work and donations put ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 6:11 pm

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Purdin Convicted of 25 Counts of Possession of Obscene Matter

On Wednesday, a Covington County jury, made up of seven men and five women, found Tracy Owen Purdin, 50, guilty of 25 counts of Possession ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 6:09 pm

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ACS BOE approves facility improvement projects

The Andalusia High School baseball field will see several improvements ahead of this year’s season. The city’s Board of Education voted Monday to fund a ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 5:21 pm

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Covington County Fair open this week

This week marks the 59th Annual Kiwanis Covington County Fair in Andalusia Alabama. Gates officially open Monday, Oct. 19 at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.00 ... Read more

by christophersmith, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 5:20 pm

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PLEASANT HOME GETS FIRST WIN

By: Donnamy Steele The Pleasant Home School varsity football team secured their first win of the season against Kinston on Friday, 7-0. Coach Richard Mercer ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 16, 2020 11:59 pm

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Opp falls to Slocomb in key region contest

In a battle to determine the frontrunner in 3A’s Region 2, the Opp Bobcats took early control, but turnovers helped the Slocomb Red Dots come ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Friday, October 16, 2020 11:54 pm

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DOGS SHUT OUT GREENVILLE: AHS uses strong defense to shut out Greenville 27-0 Friday night

The Andalusia High School Bulldog varsity football team (5-3, 4-1) used a strong defense to shut out the Greenville High School Tigers (4-4, 2-3) Friday ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, October 16, 2020 11:53 pm

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Portrait artist stops by Andalusia

By: Donnamy Steele Portrait artist Arthur Smith is back in Andalusia for a limited time. Smith has 45 years of professional portrait painting experience, beginning ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 16, 2020 11:40 pm

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Local child gets special visit from Batman

An Andalusia child received the surprise of a lifetime on Thursday when Batman walked through his door. Texas local Tim Linder drove 16 hours at ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, October 16, 2020 11:39 pm

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CANDYLAND IS A GO (with minor modifications)

Christmas in Candyland 2020 is for sure going to happen this year, but with a few modifications including no Polar Bear slide and no skating ... Read more

by christophersmith, Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:57 pm

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Opp District 2 race ends in a tie

Tuesday’s runoff election did not yield an immediate winner for Opp’s District 2 council seat. Charlotte Hunt and T.D. Morgan each got 67 votes. There ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, October 9, 2020 7:21 pm

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COVINGTON COUNTY RANKED 1 IN RESURGING COVID-19 CASES

According to a study by 24/7 Wall St., Covington County ranked first in resurging outbreaks of COVID-19. Covington County’s early pandemic peak daily growth rate ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, October 9, 2020 7:19 pm

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Andalusia Health among hospitals to receive masks

Following his appointment to Chairman of the Economic Development Committee for the United States Heartland China Association (USHCA), Secretary of State John H. Merrill has ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 9, 2020 7:18 pm

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HOMECOMING ‘W’ FOR FHS: Florala steam rolls Pleasant Home on Homecoming Thursday night 68-7

The Florala High School Wildcats (7-0, 5-0) extended its undefeated streak Thursday night on Homecoming against region/county opponent Pleasant Home 68-7. The Wildcats started their ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, October 9, 2020 1:15 pm

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Man wanted for strangulation, kidnapping and interfering with domestic violence emergency call

Nicholas Shane Conner, a white male, 6’1” 175 lbs., blue eyes, blonde hair is wanted by the Andalusia Police Department. Conner is wanted for domestic ... Read more

by christophersmith, Thursday, October 8, 2020 3:00 pm

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Officer recognized

Mayor Earl Johnson, right, and the Andalusia Council recognized Officer Camron Ragland, center, tonight. Officer Ragland responded to a call during Hurricane Sally and found ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 6:19 pm

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AHS to recognize healthcare workers Oct. 23

October is healthcare worker appreciation month and Andalusia High School would like to recognize and honor local healthcare workers on October 23 at the Andalusia ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 6:18 pm

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Locals start volunteer service in Andalusia

By: Donnamy Steele A local group of missionaries from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is offering volunteer service to the community. Hayden ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 6:16 pm