Purple Heart city

Published 2:19 am Thursday, September 8, 2016


The Andalusia City Council on Tuesday took the first steps toward being designated a Purple Heart City, when it passed a resolution in support of American veterans who have earned a Purple Heart. Shown from left are Robert Green of Opp; Ed Sansom, a Purple Heart veteran who has organized local efforts; Van Daughtry, state commander of the Military Order of the Purple Heart; and Mayor Earl Johnson.