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PAGE 2 THE FLORALA NEWS - WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2018 I Florala Police Department I ARREST REPORT I The Florala Police Department report- AUGUST 1 ed the following arrests for August 1-7, 1:17 am - Montgom- 2018: ery St, FIorala - 911 Juvenile - harassment hangup 5:13 am - M and K Ln, Joseph P. Cender - disorderly con- duct, tampering with evidence Florala - EMS call 2:35 pm Alabama Street, Florala - police **All subjects listed above are inno- call cent until proven guilty in a court of law. 3:13 pm - Chance Rd, Florala - police call 4:56 pm -AL Hwy 55, Florala - police call WHEN EMERGENCIES HAPPEN SECONDS SAVE LIVES In last week's story on the opening of the new Florala Dental Care, long-time Florala dentist, Dr. William Edward Holley was incorrectly identified as Dr. Edwin Holley. Veterans benefits briefing to be held at FSC A Veterans benefits briefing presented by Brian Foshee, the Covington County Veterans Services Officer will be held Thursday, August 23. The briefing will take place at the Florala Senior Center, from 10-10:45 a.m. The brief will give an overview of both state and federal benefits for Veterans, their survi- vors and dependents. The event is open to the community. AUGUST 2 6:01 am - Thorn Rd, Florala - 911 hangup 12:29 pm - US Hwy 331, Florala EMS call 3:51 pm - Circle R Farm Dr, Florala - po- lice call 6:05 pm - Thirteenth Ave, Florala - police call 11:46 pm - Old Farm Rd, Florala - police call AUGUST 3 The Southeast Ala- bama Rural Planning Organization (RPO) will hold the following meetings: Local Public Forums Barbour County- August 22, 2018, 3:00 p.m. - Barbour County Courthouse (Clayton), Small Conference Room Coffee County- August 20, 2018, 3:00 p.m. - Coffee County Community Room (New Brockton) Covington Coun- ty- August 16, 2018, 3:00 p.m. - Covington County Administration Building (Andalusia), Small Conference Room Dale County -- Au- gust 23, 2018, 3:00 p.m. - Dale County Govern- ment Building (Ozark), COVINGTON COUNTY E-911 Report For Florala Area 7:51 am-Old Farm Rd, St, Lockhart - police 1:00 pm -AL Hwy 55, Florala - police call call Florala - police call 9:38 am - Glen Cham- 9:42am Eleventh Ave,3:11 pm - McPhail bers Rd, Florala -EMS Florala- police callFarm Rd, Florala call 10:39 am- Chippeway EMScall 10:22 am- Apartment St, Lockhart - police 3:46 pm - Eighth St, Dr, Florala - EMS call call Florala - police call 4:26 pm - Fifth Ave, 11:16 am - US Hwy 5:23 pm - Norris Rd, Florala - police call 331, Florala - police Florala- police call 4:27 pm - Lakeshore call 5:29 pm-County Road Blvd, Florala - police 12:11 pm -AL Hwy 55,4, Florala - police call call Lockhart - police call 6:07 pm - Sixth St, Fio- 5:14 pm - Chippeway 10:02 pm - Hughes St, rala - EMS call St, Lockhart - police Florala-911 hangup 9:52 pm - Fifth Ave, call 10:13 pm - Seminole Florala- police call 5:39 pm Fifth Ave, Ave, Lockhart - police Florala - police call call AUGUST 6 7:49 pm - Fourth St, 11:01 pm-St Hwy85, 8:42 am - Fifth Ave, Florala - police call Laurel Hill, FL - police Florala - information call 8:59 am - Wall Ave, 11:08 pm - Rappahan-Florala - police call nock Ave, Lockhart -2:52 pm - Twelfth Ave, police call Florala - police call 11:24 pm - Hughes St, 3:53 pm - Fifth St, FIo- Florala - police call rala - testing 9:14 pm - Sgt Josh Turner St, Florala - po- lice call 11:34 pm - Sgt Josh Turner St, Florala - po- lice call 4:13 pm - Washington AUGUST 4 AUGUST 5 Ave, Lockhart - EMS 12:12 am - Goldenrod2:09am- Sixth St, FIo- call Ave, Florala policerala- EMS call 9:07 pm - Lakeshore call 10:59 am - M and K BIvd, Florala - police 8:46 am - Chippeway Ln, Florala- police call call Small Conference Roommeetings is to discuss ment of Transportation Geneva County- transportation safetyis- (ALDOT) and the lo- August 27, 2018, 3:00sues, regional transpor- cal governments. The p.m. - Geneva County tation project updates, counties served by the Courthouse (Geneva), and coordinated public RPO include Barbour, Commission Chamber transportation issues, Coffee, Covington, and Henry County - including the regional areas of Dale, Geneva, August 15, 2018, 3:00coordinated transpor-Henry, and Houston not p.m. - Henry County tation public transitserved by the South- Courthouse (Abbeville), plan, which identifies east Wiregrass Area Commission Chamber transportation needs Metropolitan Planning Houston County - of individuals with dis- Organization (MPO). August 21, 2018, 3:00abilities, older adults, The RPO provides gov- p.m. - Houston Countyand people with low in- ernment officials and Administration Build-comes, provides strate- citizens in these coun- ing (Dothan), 6th Floor gies for meeting these ties an opportunity to Conference Room local needs, and pri-receive information and Policy Commit- oritizes transportation advise the ALDOT on tee and Technical Co-services for funding and road, bridge, and other ordinating Committee implementation, transportation projects. (TCC), August 29, 2018, The RPO was es- All of the meetings 10:00 a.m. - Houston tablished to develop a are open to the public. County Administrationtransportationplanning Anyone requiring spe- Building (Dothan), 6th process for the ruralcial assistance should Floor Conference Roomareas of southeasterncontact the SEARP&DC The scope of the Alabama and provides at least 48 hours prior a formal link betweento the meeting at (334) the Alabama Depart- 794-4093. Dr. John W. 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FLORALA FAMILY DENTAL CARE Dr.John Fred(h, DDS TOTAL FAMILY CARE Friendly, caring team Highest infection control standards Laser gum disease treatment Prompt emergency care Root canal therapy 24244 5th Avenue Florala, AL 334-219-5831 FROM FRONT the requested digging we remind homeowners site to mark the ap- and professional con- proximate locations of tractors alike to call 811 member underground before digging to elimi- lines with flags, paint nate the risk of striking or both. If there are util- an underground utility ity owners in the area of line," said Annette Re- excavation who do not burn, Executive Direc- .participate as a mem- tor for Alabama 811, "It ber of Alabama 811, the really is the only way to excavator is responsible know which utilities are for contacting them on buried in your area." an individual basis. The depth of util- Striking a single line ity lines can vary for can cause injury, repair a number of reasons, costs, fines and incon- such as erosion, previ- venient outages. Every ous digging projects and digging project, no mat- uneven surfaces. Utility ter how large or small, lines need to be proper- warrants a call to 811. ly marked because even Installing a mailbox, when digging only a few building a deck, plant- inches, the risk of strik- ing a tree and laying a ing an underground patio are all examples utility line still exists. of digging projects that Visit need a call to 811 before for more information starting, about 811 and safe dig- "On Aug. 11th and ging practices. throughout the year,