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Covington County

County schools pass $30.16M budget for FY18

Covington County Schools will operate under at $30.16  million budget for the 2018 budget year. Board of education members approved the budget Tuesday night. The ... Read more

3 years ago by Michele Gerlach.

Advocates needed for pilot program

Do you have a passion for helping victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and more? Youth Advocacy Programs, thanks to a three-year $449,927 federal grant, ... Read more

3 years ago by Kendra Majors.

Governor appoints Bowden as circuit judge

Gov. Robert Bentley has appointed Probate Judge Ben Bowden to replace retiring Circuit Judge Ashley McKathan. Bentley notified Bowden, who won the circuit judge seat ... Read more

4 years ago by Kendra Majors.

Commission tables proposal about district elections

Covington County Commissioners tabled Chairman Bill Godwin’s request to approve a resolution seeking legislation to have commissioners elected by district instead of county-wide. Currently, a ... Read more

4 years ago by Kendra Majors.

Attorney accuses county of political games

A local couple, along with their attorney, was present at the county commission on Wednesday to question why a notice to remove their company’s sign ... Read more

4 years ago by Kendra Majors.

Sheriff: No to new gun bill

Legislation would OK firearms in car sans license Alabama sheriffs and police chiefs are opposing a bill that would make it legal to carry loaded ... Read more

4 years ago by Kendra Majors.

Merrell announces bid for re-election as district attorney

Walt Merrell has announced he has qualified as a Republican to seek re-election as district attorney of the 22nd judicial circuit. Merrell is currently serving ... Read more

4 years ago by Andalusia Star-News.

Community Christmas sign-ups today

Those who need a little help with Christmas this year can sign up for Andalusia’s Community Christmas today The organization serves children ages 2 to ... Read more

4 years ago by Andalusia Star-News.

More cook teams than ever at cookoff

One of fall’s most popular events in the Andalusia area is on tap this coming Thurs., Nov. 12, and should be bigger and better than ... Read more

4 years ago by Michele Gerlach.

River Falls woman found

A River Falls woman who went missing last week has been found, Police Chief Greg Jackson said Thursday. Marie Lee Miller went missing on Tues., ... Read more

5 years ago by Staff Reports.

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