Community concerns meeting tonight

Published 12:00 am Thursday, January 12, 2012

The Andalusia Police Department and the Covington County Drug Task Force are sponsoring a community concerns event today at 6 p.m. at the Wilbur W. Williams Law Enforcement Training Center.

Jackie Woods, school resource officer with the Andalusia Police Department and event organizer, said everyone in Covington County is invited to the event.

“This is an opportunity for members of the community to come together and discuss ongoing crimes and the growing drug problems in our homes, schools and neighborhoods,” Woods said.

The center is located on Academy Drive, and citizens, parents, students, educators, healthcare providers, mayors, city council members and religious leaders are encouraged to attend.