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Seized house nets $37K - The Andalusia Star-News
A home at 23477 Antioch Road that was seized in a 2015 drug bust was sold at auction Tuesday morning for $37,000.William Holland was arrested on Feb. 9, 2015, after agents with the 22nd Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force, arranged to purchase a large amount of methamphetamine from Holland through an u
Food, supplies scarce for some in storm’s path - The Andalusia Star-News
After traveling to Panama City to deliver supplies to a friend in need, Hayden McLeod and her family have learned to not take anything for granted.Hurricane Michael caused massive destruction in Panama City including ripping the second story off of McLeod’s friend’s home.“They lost everything in the
Andalusia plays dual roles in Hurricane Michael aftermath
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Hurricane Michael is long gone after leaving its devastation behind in the Florida panhandle. Four days later, Andalusia is playing dual roles as comforter and provider.At the Holiday Inn Express in Andalusia, Charlie Harris has a new home for now: Room 223 courtesy of Hurric
Youth talent tonight at the fair - The Andalusia Star-News
TUES., Oct. 16, 201810 a.m.-noon – Free Admission for Persons with special needs, School Age Only Sponsored by Andalusia HealthFair open 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.Standard admission prices, unlimited rides $20Entertainment• 6 p.m. – 4H Chicken Show• 6:30 p.m. – Children’s Search for Talent (K-6th grades) a
Inspirational Butler County artist dies in vehicle crash - The Greenville Advocate
Butler County artist Chelsea Huggins was in an inspiration to many people throughout the south Alabama as well as the country.Last Thursday, Huggins was killed in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 65 near the 107 exit south of Georgiana. She was 26 years old.According to the Alabama State Troopers o
Monroe County man dies in accident involving log truck
The fatal accident happened shortly before 6 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the intersection of Alabama 21 and Monroe 42, according to Alabama State Troopers.
City contracts with staffing firm for temp - The Andalusia Star-News
The City of Andalusia is getting out of the business of hiring temporary employees after the council adopted a resolution Tuesday authorizing a contract with Three Notch Staffing.“Basically, if we have a position or job we need to accomplish, we’ll talk to the temp agency and say what we’re willing
Milton woman charged in deadly drive-by shooting appears in court
Kyhem Johnson, Dedric Davis, and Walter Ford were all convicted in the drive-by back in September.
Monday at the Kiwanis Covington County Fair - The Andalusia Star-News
3 p.m. – 6 p.m. – Anyone 18 and under, admission price $2. Unlimited rides $15. Standard price admission 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., unlimited rides $20.
Wytch completes service on Andalusia school board - The Andalusia Star-News
Outgoing Andalusia School Board member Walter Wytch was recognized Monday night for his four years of service.“I was often asked during my four years on the board, ‘Do you have any children in the system?’“I always say I have 1,700. Because I’m a advocate for good education.”
Pensacola man conned elderly woman by telling her donation was to build church, police say
Rozell Adams, 62, allegedly approached an acquaintance of the victim, saying he could offer a profit in return for a small cash investment. The victim told Pensacola Police Department officers on Sept. 28 that she and several other people had met Adams at Whataburger on North 9th Avenue earlier this
Alabama couple stunned to meet Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Rachael Ray show
The calls kept coming to the family's home in tiny Thorsby - located about halfway between Birmingham and Montgomery in Chilton County -- until finally an invitation was extended to appear on the show since the Catons are big racing fans and, in particular, fans of retired driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Suspected prowler accused of pretending to be an Okaloosa County deputy
Mark TymonCRESTVIEW, Fla. (WKRG) — A suspected prowler tried to convince a woman in Okaloosa County that he was a deputy.Mark Tymon, 45, is charged with impersonating a law enforcement officer and prowling.According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, a woman who lives on Feldon Drive says Tymo
Tigers still have postseason hopes - The Andalusia Star-News
The Red Level Tigers (4-3, 3-2) know a playoff spot is on the line as they prepare to take on the Elba Tigers (5-1, 4-1) on Friday night in Red Level.
Former elementary teacher convicted of abusing child with autism
The victim, a 5-year-old boy with autism, was non-verbal. The State Attorney’s Office said Stillions tripped, kneed, and shoved the boy to the ground.
THEIR EYES ON THE PRIZE: Florala Wildcats have playoffs in sights - The Andalusia Star-News
The Florala Wildcats (3-5, 2-3) need to keep winning to get into the playoffs as they get ready to take on Pleasant Home (1-6, 1-4) on Friday night in Florala.
Food, Water & Hot Meals
ALABAMAHouston CountyFood is available at the Houston County Farm Center. The Farm Center is located at 1701 East Cottonwood Road in Dothan. Go to the Ross Clark Circle entrance in the metal building next door to the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs.Planet Fitness is welcoming anyone impacted
Court hears details of Oak Street shots - The Andalusia Star-News
A probable cause hearing in Covington County District Court Friday in which both the state and the defense asked for juvenile status for the defendant provided details about at least one of the recent drive-by shootings in Andalusia.Marteez LeMar Desowne Wilkerson was arrested on Sept. 18 – his 18th
Man shot, killed Saturday night
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A man was shot and killed near South Hull Street at West Jeff Davis on Saturday night, Montgomery Police said.Police responded at about 10 p.m. to a report of shots fired, and when they arrived they found a man who had sustained a fatal gunshot wound.He was pronounced dead at
Tigers fall in hard-fought game - The Andalusia Star-News
After a failed onside kick attempt from Wicksburg, the Tigers received the ball on the 50-yard line, but it the drive ended with a turn over on downs with Wicksburg getting the ball on their own 34-yard line.