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Kendra Majors, Author at The Andalusia Star-News

News

Mizell announces restructuring to meet health care needs

Mizell Memorial Hospital on Tuesday announces that it will restructure to meet the growing demands and future challenges it faces while serving the community to ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 1:39 pm

News

SES earns grant to fund Pioneer Day

Straughn Elementary School’s Tammie Evans recently earned a $500 grant through the Alabama Daughters of the American Revolution to help fund her Pioneer Day. “I ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Monday, August 3, 2020 1:28 pm

News

Sheriff announces new jail administrator, head of patrol

The Covington County Sheriff’s Department has a new face at the helm of jail operations and a new head of patrol. Sheriff Blake Turman said ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, July 30, 2020 6:20 pm

News

SHERIFF: COVID-19 DRIVING UP OVERTIME AT COUNTY JAIL

Covington County Sheriff Blake Turman says that COVID-19 is driving up overtime at the county jail. Turman said multiple staff members have tested positive over ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, July 30, 2020 3:57 pm

News

STATE GIVES SYSTEMS CHOICE TO GRADUATE SENIORS

Opp, County schools will follow state’s advice, ACS does not opt-in Seniors in Covington County Schools and Opp City Schools have completed their school year ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:30 pm

News

Southern Care Hospice looking for local sponsors for hurricane relief boxes

Hurricane season is upon us, and Southern Care Hospice is looking for locals to sponsor hurricane relief boxes for its patients. “As you know hurricane ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, June 13, 2019 12:00 am

News

Fuel tax expected to generate $1.18 million in local community

The new fuel tax passed during the legislative session is expected to generate $1.18 million in the local community. DeAnn Grantham, principal engineer for Southern ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, June 12, 2019 12:00 am

News

Covington County 4-H, Commission honored by Alabama Extension

Covington County 4-H and Covington County Commission were honored Tuesday by the Alabama Extension. Dr. Paul Brown of Auburn University spoke at Tuesday’s meeting. He ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, June 12, 2019 12:00 am

News

County OKs pay plan for maintaining roads for DCNR

The county commission discussed in detail entering into a “memorandum of understanding” with the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to establish a pay ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, June 12, 2019 12:00 am

Opinion

Great to be back in giving community

Coretta Scott King once said, “the greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” That one of the first things ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Saturday, June 8, 2019 1:46 am

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