Andrew Garner

Judges have discretion in appointing attorneys

The presiding judge selects attorneys to defend felony cases when defendants can’t afford to hire a lawyer, Covington County Circuit Judge Ashley McKathan explained. The ... Read more

Crash is chilling reminder: We often don’t recognize mental illness

Have you ever had one of those moments when you thought “how could this have happened?” This question popped through my head the day I ... Read more

At long last, family visits mountaintop

There’s no question or doubt about it — I love taking pictures. Over the past weekend, I spent some quality time with my family in ... Read more

National Forest has improvements, new app

The U.S. Forest Service announced enhancements to area recreational sites in the Conecuh National Forest, and is now offering a mobile app that visitors can ... Read more