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Robert Blankenship, Author at The Andalusia Star-News

News

Covington commissioners discuss Rails to Trails partnership

The Covington County Commission continues to discuss joining a regional partnership aimed at exploring a possible Rails to Trails program. During a commission meeting Tuesday, ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 4:39 pm

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Andalusia council approves to move forward with Rails to Trails

The City of Andalusia will be moving forward with the implementation of a Capital Improvement Cooperative District in support of a rails to trails program. ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Friday, January 8, 2021 5:42 pm

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Local superintendents talk COVID-19 vaccine

With school back in session after the holiday break, teachers may soon be eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, according to the Alabama Department of Public ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Friday, January 8, 2021 5:33 pm

Sports

TIGERS, EAGLES SPLIT IN COUNTY MATCHUP: Red Level boys deny Pleasant Home’s first win, Lady Eagles fight back in win over Lady Tigers on Monday night

Red Level denied the Pleasant Home boys team its first victory of the basketball season while the girls’ teams battled to the final moments. Red ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 5:13 pm

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Remembering those in Covington County lost to COVID-19

COVID-19 has impacted the lives of many across Covington County and for some, it brought about the loss of loved ones. Since the first confirmed ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, December 30, 2020 7:58 pm

News

Jim Mills remembered as the smiling face of Piggly Wiggly

Customers of the Andalusia Piggly Wiggly will be missing a smiling face as longtime employee Jim Mills passed away Monday. Mills, 64, was the grocery ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 4:05 pm

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Andalusia Animal Shelter helps animals find families in time for holiday

It has been a very busy holiday season at the Andalusia Animal Shelter where a number of animals have found a forever home just in ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, December 23, 2020 3:42 pm

Galleries

PHOTO GALLERY: ‘Redneck Christmas Parade’

The “First Annual Redneck Christmas Parade” was held Friday, Dec. 18. The parade began near Prestwood Bridge and traveled about 3 to 4 miles. Once ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Sunday, December 20, 2020 2:40 pm

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Andalusia council accepts donated property

The City of Andalusia has officially accepted three parcels of property that were donated by a local family. Properties on Church Street, Tanglewood Drive and ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, December 16, 2020 3:54 pm

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Mayor Johnson gives comments on COVID-19 in Covington County

With COVID-19 cases spiking across the state and in Covington County, Andalusia Mayor Earl Johnson made a plea for residents to be mindful and follow ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, December 16, 2020 3:53 pm

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