Robert Blankenship, Author at The Andalusia Star-News

Florala High School

Florala tops Pleasant Home in area softball action, 18-16

The Florala Lady Wildcats came out on top in a 20-hit slugfest with the Pleasant Home Lady Eagles, 18-16, on Monday. Pleasant Home jumped out ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Thursday, April 11, 2024 1:00 pm

Florala High School

Wildcats win second straight area title with 5-0 home shutout over Kinston

The Florala Wildcats continued their winning ways and secured their second straight area title with a shut-out win over the Kinston Bulldogs, 5-0, on Monday. ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Thursday, April 11, 2024 11:00 am

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National Weather Service warns of multiple hazards as weather event moves into area

Multiple hazards are anticipated today through Thursday to include severe thunderstorms, flooding, non-thunderstorm winds, and coastal hazards, according to the Covington County Emergency Management Agency. ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, April 10, 2024 9:00 am

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County commission approves purchases for sheriff’s office

The Covington County Commission Tuesday approved several purchases requested for the sheriff’s office. Covington County Sheriff Blake Turman requested the purchase of a drone, which ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Tuesday, April 9, 2024 5:15 pm

Andalusia High School

Brenna Wells, AHS graduate receives Brooke Owens Fellowship; to intern with San Francisco tech company

An Andalusia High School graduate is among a select group of students selected for the prestigious Brooke Owens Fellowship, a nationally acclaimed nonprofit program that ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Saturday, April 6, 2024 1:00 pm

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GALLERY: Child Advocacy Center celebrates opening of new location

Covington County’s Child Advocacy Center held an official ribbon cutting and grand opening of its new “home” Wednesday. The facility was described as more fitting ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Saturday, April 6, 2024 11:00 am

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Baker scores late to claim victory over Red Level, 9-5

The Red Level Tigers fell on the baseball diamond Thursday in a matchup against the Baker Gators, 9-5. The two teams’ pitching and defenses managed ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Friday, April 5, 2024 2:45 pm

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Management firm dismissed from lawsuit

The management and consulting firm for a Florala nursing home was dismissed from a lawsuit brought by a group of employees pertaining to claims of ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Thursday, April 4, 2024 9:15 am

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‘Timeless Fashions’ set for Saturday at historic train depot

AIR Artists Inc. will host “Timeless Fashions: A Tribute to International Fashion Designer Vicky Tiel” this Saturday, April 6, starting at 6 p.m. The fashion ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, April 3, 2024 11:00 am

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Loango residents request county’s help with vicious dogs

A resident of the Loango community addressed members of the Covington County Commission last week requesting help in addressing ongoing issues involving a pack of ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Tuesday, April 2, 2024 1:00 pm

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