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The Andalusia Star-News
Local retailers prepping for tax-free holiday salesbooks that are less than $30; and clothing that is less than $100 per article.
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted yesterday
books that are less than $30; and clothing that is less than $100 per article. Locally, the cities of Andalusia, Opp, Florala, Red Level and Covington County are participating in the tax-free weekend. River Falls, Lockhart and Gantt are not... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Vintage organ returns to Laurel Hill churchthat drove the bellows had rotted, and the works within the chest needed cleani
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
that drove the bellows had rotted, and the works within the chest needed cleaning and restoration. Curenton turned to Florala, Alabama, master organ repairman and restorer, David Finch, who maintains and tunes pipe organs throughout Northwest... Read more
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Al.com
Chinese investors put money in Alabama hospital in exchange for citizenshiparrived to find family members gone - moved to hospitals in neighboring towns.
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
arrived to find family members gone - moved to hospitals in neighboring towns. As the closures mounted - in Elba, Clanton, Florala and Hartselle - the owners of a struggling hospital in Luverne, a town about an hour south of Montgomery, took stock... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
GRINDING THROUGH THE HEAT: Local teams meet up for 7-on-7 summer workoutfootball teams around Covington County met up in Straughn on Thursday afternoon
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
football teams around Covington County met up in Straughn on Thursday afternoon for a friendly 7-on-7 match up. Andalusia, Florala, Straughn and McKenzie all took part in the summer workout. “This is something that we wanted to do just to get a... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Haynes likely to buy out PridemarkA new ambulance company will likely assume the role as the exclusive contract f
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
A new ambulance company will likely assume the role as the exclusive contract for the Opp and Florala company in the coming months. At Wednesday’s quarterly E-911 board meeting, Pridemark EMS’s Glenn Jowers, Nick Marcotte and Frank Wilson, were... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Sheriff: 100+ sex offenders here“And they tell us in the quarterly update.” Additionally, Meeks said that if a
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
“And they tell us in the quarterly update.” Additionally, Meeks said that if a sex offender lives in Andalusia, Opp or Florala, they have to register with that municipality and the sheriff’s office. “If they travel out of the county for more... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Celebrity visits Buddy’svisits Buddy’s Published 9:14 pm Monday, July 3, 2017 Country music star Luke
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
visits Buddy’s Published 9:14 pm Monday, July 3, 2017 Country music star Luke Bryan stopped by Buddy’s Fireworks in Florala on Monday to purchase some fireworks on his way to the Gulf Coast. He is shown with Andalusia High School’s Grant... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Art, music therapy trigger memories for dementia patientsFlorala Health and Rehab was awarded a rollout grant last October for a program
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 21 days ago
Florala Health and Rehab was awarded a rollout grant last October for a program to help patients suffering from dementia, and patients are already reaping the rewards. The grant from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, was to take people... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
County high schoolers now have access to transportation for dual enrollmentcounty0 schools have allocated funding for bus transportation from all four cou
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 29 days ago
county0 schools have allocated funding for bus transportation from all four county high schools – Straughn, Pleasant Home, Florala and Red Level – and the college has altered start times for the dual enrollment students to make it possible to... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Big turnout for 2017 Alligator TrotRunners from all over flocked to Florala on Saturday for the 2017 Alligator Tro
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
Runners from all over flocked to Florala on Saturday for the 2017 Alligator Trot 5K. MALE RUNNERS Bob Walker was the overall male winner with a time of 19:33.3. Neal Cox was the master division winner with a time of 21:52.4. The grand master... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Beaches closed across Gulf Coast; Governor declares state of emergencybe between 4 and 6 inches, with the potential for even more. NWS forecasts 2.8
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
be between 4 and 6 inches, with the potential for even more. NWS forecasts 2.85 inches for Andalusia and 3.08 inches for Florala through 7 p.m., Friday. The Star-News is continuing to monitor updates from the National Weather Service, Covington... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Storm system will make for rainy week here; almost 3 inches of rain to fallfelt far to the east, and Andalusia could get 2.85 inches of rain between now a
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
felt far to the east, and Andalusia could get 2.85 inches of rain between now and Friday. The rain forecast map also shows Florala in the “elevated threat” area, with a prediction of 3.08 inches of rain. Brewton could receive more than 4 inches,... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
AHS ranked No. 30 in state for ACT scoresfrom 1 to 36, with 36 being perfect. The score from each subject is combined t
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
from 1 to 36, with 36 being perfect. The score from each subject is combined to give students an overall average score. Florala High School was second in the county with an average of 18. “Think that will be a good morale booster for our... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
ANYTHING GOES! [with gallery]am Tuesday, June 20, 2017 The annual 24th of June Celebration’s Anything Goes
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
am Tuesday, June 20, 2017 The annual 24th of June Celebration’s Anything Goes Parade was held Monday evening in downtown Florala. Event organizers said the number of participants was up this year. Winners in the singles event were: Third place:... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Results from 24th of June Fishing TourneyThe 24th of June Fishing Tournament was held Saturday in Florala with Robert Fo
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted a month ago
The 24th of June Fishing Tournament was held Saturday in Florala with Robert Foley and Chase Miller coming away with first place. Foley and Miller caught 9.85 pounds of bass to take the top spot. Foley also won the biggest fish award for his 4.13... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
CELEBRATIONS: North Okaloosa marriage licensesde Lange, both of Holt. •Kari Gay and Adam Richards, both of Baker. •Jaqui Mi
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted a month ago
de Lange, both of Holt. •Kari Gay and Adam Richards, both of Baker. •Jaqui Miller of Laurel Hill and Joseph Rogers of Florala, Alabama. •Sherry Boles and Dwight Dunford, both of Crestview. •Timothy Peasley and Tonie Allen, both of... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
North Okaloosa's June 7-19 arrestsprovided these arrest reports. Defendants are innocent until proven guilty in
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted a month ago
provided these arrest reports. Defendants are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. •Sharon Rachel Moore, 53, Florala, Alabama: controlled substance possession without a prescription. •Jacob Matthias Archer, 18, of Crestview: motor... Read more

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