Robert Blankenship, Author at The Andalusia Star-News


USDA Forest Service honors legacy of D.C. Lee

Surrounded by family and friends, D.C. Lee was recognized by Randy Moore, Chief of the USDA Forest Service for his contributions to forestry, the timber ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Saturday, May 27, 2023 11:00 am


Andalusia BOE approves AES principal change

Andalusia Elementary School will see new leadership in the principal’s office next year following changes approved by the city’s school board Monday night. The actions ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, May 24, 2023 7:30 am


Council approves construction of Heritage Park, final version of city’s comprehensive plan

The Andalusia City Council hit milestones on two ongoing projects Tuesday, approving the city’s 10-year comprehensive plan and setting the stage for construction to begin ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Monday, May 22, 2023 7:30 am


Methodist churches vote to leave UMC conference

Methodist congregations in Andalusia, Florala and Opp will worship together under new names after choosing to officially disaffiliate from the United Methodist Church. The former ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Friday, May 12, 2023 3:00 pm


Carnley, Hammett speak at AACC’s Legislative Luncheon

State Senator Josh Carnley and State Representative Matthew Hammett were the featured speakers at the Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Legislative Luncheon event hosted ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, May 10, 2023 11:00 am


Property near future Heritage Park donated to city

The City of Andalusia on Tuesday officially accepted a donation of property located in the area of the future Heritage Park. The property was donated ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Monday, May 8, 2023 7:30 am


BRINGING HISTORY TO LIFE: AES students take on roles of history’s most famous, influential people

Andalusia Elementary School sixth graders are inviting the community to join them on a trip back in time to learn about some of history’s most ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, May 3, 2023 9:15 am


Crossover Ministry celebrates ‘transitions’ at annual banquet

Crossover Ministry celebrated its mission of helping others overcome addiction at its annual banquet Tuesday night in Opp. Crossover Ministry is a faith-based Christian recovery ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Monday, May 1, 2023 9:15 am


Sister Schubert, Brenda Gantt headline Bethesda House fundraiser this Saturday

A special fundraising Home and Gardens Tour fundraising event featuring celebrity cooks Sister Schubert and Brenda Gantt on Saturday will benefit Bethesda House. The event ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Wednesday, April 26, 2023 11:00 am


Presbyterian meal program hits milestone

On Wednesday, the First Presbyterian Church of Andalusia will mark its 10th anniversary of serving up hot, healthy meals to the public through its Love Thy ... Read more

by Robert Blankenship, Saturday, April 22, 2023 9:15 am

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