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Sue Wilson, Author at The Andalusia Star-News

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REMEMBER WHEN: Miss Andalusia and Miss Memolusia

As far back as is the news about beauty queens published in The Andalusia Star News, I find that the “Miss Andalusia” contest started in ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, March 5, 2021 3:53 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: A LOCAL DREAM FULFILLED

An interesting visitor came to see me recently and brought some information about the Mason Serenity House and the story of her parents who were ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, February 19, 2021 3:22 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: History trivia on Covington County and Andalusia

For those readers who follow this column, I thought it might be fun if we had a history trivia. If you are so inclined, see ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, February 12, 2021 5:35 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: Trees, Trails, and Traffic Revisited

“Happy trails to you until we meet again…” If my memory serves me correctly, Roy Rogers and Dale Evans sang this song in their cowboy ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, February 5, 2021 3:21 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: The Story of the Andalusia Country Club

“Splish, splash, blow bubbles and kick like a frog,” my father always said as he pulled me around the shallow end of the swimming pool ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, January 22, 2021 10:38 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: 1926 Town and Country in Covington

Well, folks, the year 1926 seems like a good year to write about this week. My good friend Irene Davis Butler was born on January ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, January 15, 2021 4:09 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: A Walk Through Three Notch Museum

 The Three Notch Museum is a facility in downtown Andalusia that some of the readers of this column may not have had the opportunity to ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, January 8, 2021 5:39 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: 1890 – Hooray for Andalusia

The year 1890 in Andalusia was a good year to open to the old newspapers and peruse events of the day. 120 years ago was ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, January 1, 2021 10:58 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: A Glimpse at Andalusia in 1896

A popular song in 1896 was “There’ll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight.” The song became a favorite of the American military ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, December 11, 2020 3:46 pm

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REMEMBER WHEN: Pancake-Sausage Day History in Andalusia

 One of the favorite stories my mother read to me as a child was “The Story of Little Black Sambo” by Helen Bannerman, a Scottish ... Read more

by Sue Wilson, Friday, December 4, 2020 5:46 pm

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