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Straughn, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Alabama
County Covington
Elevation 374 ft (114 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 334
GNIS feature ID 127456

Straughn, also known as Haygood, is an unincorporated community in Covington County, Alabama, United States.

History

The community was originally called Haygood, but the name was later changed to Straughn in honor of a local family who was instrumental in establishing the community's school. A post office operated under the name Haygood from 1892 to 1904. Straughn is home to Straughn High School.

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