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Sue Wilson, Author at The Andalusia Star-News

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Remember When: ‘Welcome to Andalusia’

In the early 1980s when the “historic preservation” movement came to Andalusia, there was much interest in restoring, preserving, and converting the Central of Georgia train depot ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, September 3, 2021 12:40 pm

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Remember When: 1950 AHS football in the new Municipal Stadium

“It’s the first chapter of a new verse for Andy Hi football. Kicking off the 1950 gridiron season against Red Level in the new Municipal ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, August 20, 2021 4:47 pm

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Town of River Falls has long history

The town of River Falls is located at the intersection of U. S. Hwy. 84 West and Alabama Hwy. 55. Created in the latter part ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, August 13, 2021 4:34 pm

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Remember When: Mausoleum in Magnolia

For those of you who have enjoyed the solitude and beauty of Andalusia’s old Magnolia Cemetery located behind the Covington County Courthouse, you may have ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, August 6, 2021 2:55 pm

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Remember When: Learning from people, homes of the past

In my time of working in the real estate field, I have had the opportunity to walk through many older homes where different families have ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, July 23, 2021 4:23 pm

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Remember When: Gantt Lake on the Fourth

“Mercy me. Slow that motor boat down,” “See all the flags waving on those piers,” “Jump right in and swim. Don’t pay any attention to ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, July 9, 2021 4:08 pm

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Remember When: The Fourth of July through the years in Andy

Andalusia has celebrated the 4th of July for many years at different occasions on Independence Day – picnics, parades, patriotic singings, barbeques, business, shop, and ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, July 2, 2021 1:40 pm

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Remember When: The days of Don’s Record Shop

In the 1930s and 1940s, my mother and her friends bought many a 78 record from the O. C. Wood Amusement Company at their storefront ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, June 25, 2021 1:56 pm

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Remember When: ‘The Old Hometown Had Gone Away’

In the 1970s, McDonald and Baker, Montgomery Architects, aka Johnny McDonald and Douglas Baker, offered a report or preliminary study for the re-development of the ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, June 18, 2021 5:00 pm

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Remembering the Downtown Action Committee in 1975-76

1975 was the year before the Bicentennial celebration across the nation in 1976. The late Caroline Seale Cavanaugh was the Executive vice President of the ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, June 11, 2021 3:15 pm

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