Reedy Vester Thomasson, the third son of Frank Thomasson and Beulah Sasser, was born in 1907 in Andalusia and died there in 1963 at the ... Read more
5 days ago by Curtis Thomasson.
Only two native Alabamians were awarded the Medal of Honor during WW I. They were Army Corporal Sydney E. Manning and Navy Gunners Mate First ... Read more
5 days ago by John Vick.
Mrs. Shirley Tucker Stokes announces the engagement of her daughter, Laura Suzanna Stokes to Donald Wesley Marshall of Texas. Suzanna is the daughter the late ... Read more
5 days ago by christophersmith.
John Chesley Thomasson was the second son of Frank Thomasson and Beulah Sasser. Chesley was born in 1906 in Covington County and died at a ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Curtis Thomasson.
Ambush at Ap Nhi – The Heroism of Sergeant William W. Seay, U.S. Army Vietnam War – Medal of Honor Conclusion
On this week of Vietnam Veterans Memorial Day, we salute all those who served and remember the fallen. This is the last of three articles ... Read more
2 weeks ago by John Vick.
The oldest son of James Franklin Thomasson and Cynthia Beulah Sasser, James Wesley Thomasson, and his family will be the subject of today’s story. Wesley’s ... Read more
3 weeks ago by Curtis Thomasson.
Ambush at Ap Nhi – The Heroism of Sergeant William W. Seay, U.S. Army Vietnam War – Medal of Honor Part 2
Author’s special note: Much of what is written below remained unknown for 40 years. Only through the dedication and determination of several of Sergeant William ... Read more
3 weeks ago by John Vick.
Springtime in Andalusia in 1946 – This is the time my husband was born. Perusing the old newspapers from March and April 1946 helped me ... Read more
3 weeks ago by Sue Wilson.
By: Walt Merrell Court funding has long been a tangled issue for the Alabama State Legislature. So tangled, in fact, that in 2019, the Alabama ... Read more
4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.
In earlier stories in this column, the Hare and Thomasson families of Covington County, Ala., were reviewed. On April 1, 1923, there was a marriage ... Read more