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christophersmith, Author at The Andalusia Star-News

News

AHS Homecoming assembly canceled due to COVID-19

Another thing added to the list of things COVID-19 will take away this year’s annual Andalusia High School Homecoming assembly. During the assembly each year, ... Read more

by christophersmith, Monday, September 28, 2020 7:12 pm

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Property tax notices to be mailed out October 1

Covington County annual property tax notices will be mailed October 1, 2020.  The total tax to be collected will be $12.9 million for the 2020 ... Read more

by christophersmith, Monday, September 28, 2020 12:20 pm

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CARROLL DENIED PAROLE: Daughters relieved with decision 16 years after Carroll murders wife

William Carroll has been denied parole 16 years after the murder of his wife. Daughter, Shannon Wilson, said she is relieved that justice has been ... Read more

by christophersmith, Friday, September 25, 2020 12:49 pm

Arrests

Arrest report for Tue., Sept. 22

Fri., Sept. 18 • Markell Thrash, 38, for assault third and burglary third, held on a $13,000 bond. • James Morris, 43, for violation of ... Read more

by christophersmith, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 1:15 pm

Obituaries

Obituaries for Tue., Sept. 22

MARY “JEANETTE” STRICKLAND SHORT Mary “Jeanette” Strickland Short of Auburn, AL, born on January 31, 1943, joined her husband at heaven’s gates on September 14, ... Read more

by christophersmith, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 1:14 pm

Sports

BULLDOGS BLOWOUT TROJANS: AHS gets the region win against Charles Henderson Friday night 45-12

The Andalusia High School Bulldogs varsity football team (2-3, 2-1) dominated the field against region opponent Charles Henderson Friday night, winning 45-12. On the first ... Read more

by christophersmith, Saturday, September 19, 2020 12:12 am

Sports

COUNTY SCHOOLS RESCHEDULE FOOTBALL GAMES DUE TO HURRICANE SALLY

Straughn High School (4-0, 2-0) has postponed its homecoming game on Friday night until Saturday at 7 p.m. They will face St. James (2-1, 1-0) ... Read more

by christophersmith, Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:05 pm

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2004 MURDERER UP FOR PAROLE NEXT WEEK: William Carroll has served 16 years of a life sentence for murdering wife

16 years after William Mack Carroll murdered his wife in front of his two daughters, he is now scheduled for a parole hearing next week. ... Read more

by christophersmith, Thursday, September 17, 2020 6:57 pm

News

COUNTY SCHOOLS TO REMAIN CLOSED

Due to the damage caused to county roads by Hurricane Sally, Covington County Schools superintendent Shannon Driver said they are going to cancel classes for ... Read more

by christophersmith, Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:45 pm

News

ALL PAVED COUNTY ROADS OPEN EXCEPT FOR A SELECT FEW

Following assessments this morning by county road crews, Covington County engineer Lynn Ralls stated that all county paved roads are now open for travel except ... Read more

by christophersmith, Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:18 pm

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