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Opp native appointed interim president of LBW Community College

On Monday, Chancellor Jimmy H. Baker announced the appointment of Dr. Brock Kelley as Interim President of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College. Kelley will serve in the ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Covington County resident spends years training dogs after retiring from the Army

By: Donnamy Steele Ken Lebowitz started his business, Heart of Dixie Dog Training LLC, after he retired from the Army in 2016. When Lebowitz first ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

OFD TO THE RESCUE: Department helps with floodwater rescue in Geneva

By: Donnamy Steele In the aftermath of Hurricane Sally, Opp Fire Department assisted Flat Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Geneva County Sheriff’s Office, and Samson Rescue ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

2004 MURDERER UP FOR PAROLE NEXT WEEK: William Carroll has served 16 years of a life sentence for murdering wife

16 years after William Mack Carroll murdered his wife in front of his two daughters, he is now scheduled for a parole hearing next week. ... Read more

6 days ago by christophersmith.

COUNTY SCHOOLS TO REMAIN CLOSED

Due to the damage caused to county roads by Hurricane Sally, Covington County Schools superintendent Shannon Driver said they are going to cancel classes for ... Read more

6 days ago by christophersmith.

ALL PAVED COUNTY ROADS OPEN EXCEPT FOR A SELECT FEW

Following assessments this morning by county road crews, Covington County engineer Lynn Ralls stated that all county paved roads are now open for travel except ... Read more

6 days ago by christophersmith.

Red Level local speaks out after tree smashes through home

By: Donnamy Steele Hurricane Sally brought on severe weather in the county, hitting home with some families. Cody Marler and his parents were in their ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

City pursuing bike paths for East Three Notch

East Three Notch Street could get an update designed to slow down traffic and add bike lanes if the City of Andalusia is successful in ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

County EMA uses shelter for the first time

While Hurricane Sally slowly made its way through Covington County, the Covington County Emergency Management Agency set up shop in its new shelter for the ... Read more

7 days ago by christophersmith.

PowerSouth issues high water notification alert

Due to heavy rainfall from Hurricane Sally, PowerSouth issued today a high-water notification under its Emergency Action Plan.  With Hurricane Sally bringing several inches of ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

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