Thanks for making parade a success

This is an open thank you note to the people of Andalusia, the City of Andalusia, and the people of Covington County. THANK YOU for ... Read more

Life keeps rolling along

We called them the “big” hill and the “little” hill. They were on the right side of our house if you faced East Park Avenue ... Read more

The children at the border

U.S. authorities estimate that between 60,000 to 80,000 children without parents will cross the border this year in what the White House is calling an ... Read more

Apple chose an odd, snappy tune

Since I listen to more television than I watch, it wasn’t until at least the third time I heard Apple’s new iphone commercial that I ... Read more

Are you willing to live among the crazies?

By KRISTY WHITE I am content to live among the crazy! On Sunday, Cindy Howard, of St Mary’s Episcopal Church had this English teacher’s ears ... Read more

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Opinion Columnists

Meditating on story to be told

My daughter likes having the television on at certain times of the day. That is part of her routine and so at noon, she punches ... Read more

The 3 Bs were Fobbed in ‘78

The 1978 governor’s race between the three heavyweights, former Gov. Albert Brewer, Attorney General Bill Baxley, and Lt. Gov. Jere Beasley, was expected to be ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Support of charity is appreciated

Dear Editor, Covenant Hospice thanks the community for a successful Fifth Annual Football Fever Tailgate Party and Silent Auction! A big thank you to everyone ... Read more

Even kids know littering is wrong

A few days ago, I had a very interesting conversation with my 7-year-old on our way to summer camp. The conversation began as we pulled ... Read more

LETTER: Support, don’t bash our community

Dear editor, My comment to people who like to get on a soapbox and badmouth Covington County, the mayor or anyone associated with the airport ... Read more

Thanks for making tourney a success

Many thanks from the Andalusia Area Humane Society to all who supported and participated in our recent fundraiser bowling tournament. The generosity of our sponsors ... Read more

Good things happen here

Written On A Whim   Last night, I packed my beach bags to head South the next morning for a few days with my nephew’s ... Read more