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Living Waters Counseling Center is opening up a Missionary College

Headland, AL (WTVY) - You may have heard the biblical saying, "the harvest is plentiful. But the workers are few". Now one local college is creating a program to change that. Kelly Trawick, Director of Human Resources with Kingdom College says: "We quickly realized that there was a need for more la

WTVY.COM - 2017-11-23 01:42:00

Headland PD growing beards for a cause

HEADLAND, Ala. (WTVY) --- The Headland Police Department is participating in a Holiday Beard Challenge to raise money for the Child Advocacy Center. It will run through December 31. All officers participating will donate $20 as a "buy in" fee, and the officers will then collect donations throughout


3 dead, including child, following Dothan wreck

Dothan police have identified three people, including a child, who died after a van struck multiple trees on Wednesday. Officers said a Ford Windstar van traveling westbound on JB Chapman Road left the road and struck the trees on Nov. 17 at 9:10 a.m. The three occupants in the car succumbed to thei

AL.COM - 2017-11-23 03:55:15

Dothan Police need public's help identifying armed robbers

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Dothan police are still looking for 4-suspects in an armed robbery. It happened around 10 o'clock Monday night at the Dollar General on Ross Clark Circle near Outback Steakhouse. Police say the store's manager was robbed at gunpoint by 4-people. The suspects fled on foot and ha


Thanksgiving Lunch and Job Fair at McRae Homes

Single Parents in Need Nationally , the Dothan Housing Authority and Commissioner Janasky Fleming teamed up on Wednesday for a Thanksgiving lunch along with a job fair for the residents of Mcrae Homes. "We wanted to do something to help the community this is Thanksgiving and we wanted to be able to

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-11-23 09:13:33

Child among dead in triple-fatal Dothan crash

Dothan police are trying to determine what caused a crash that claimed the lives of three people Wednesday, including that of a child. The crash happened on J.B. Chapman Road when a vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. Investigators said a car seat was ejected from the vehicle. They're canvas

WSFA - 2017-11-22 17:22:29

Famous Wiregrass bank boosted by grant money

The Old Columbia Bank building in the oldest community in the Wiregrass is part of a famous, or infamous, story. The bank was one of a handful of banks robbed in the 1950s by the Anglin brothers, who wound up incarcerated on Alcatraz Island and may or may not have escaped. Their attempt was later ma

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-11-24 00:10:00

Westside Terrace ranked a top nursing home by U.S. News & World Report

(PR) - In a ranking of the more than 15,000 skilled nursing homes, U.S. News & World Report has recognized Dothan's Westside Terrace Healthcare as one of America's Best Nursing Homes. Of the 225 Alabama nursing homes ranked, there were only 44 recognized as top performers. "We are thankful for ever

WTVY.COM - 2017-11-23 18:10:00

Crews battle storage building fire at Gloucester Point marina

Credit: Abingdon Volunteer Fire and Rescue GLUCESTER POINT, Va. (WAVY) - Multiple fire agencies responded to an overnight fire at a marina in the Gloucester Point area. Abingdon Volunteer Fire and Rescue said on Facebook the fire was in a storage building at York River Yacht Haven. Photos posted t

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2017-11-24 11:55:57

Gloucester planners hear capital needs requests

Gloucester should have a new office building to serve its animal control functions, Chief Animal Control Officer Stephen Baranek said during a Gloucester Planning Commission meeting on Nov. 2. Baranek and several other department heads presented their requests to be included in the county's FY 2019-


Churches, businesses open doors, hearts on Thanksgiving

Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, has opened its doors to the community on Thanksgiving Day for more than 20 years. This year will be no different as the church will provide a free full Thanksgiving Day meal from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. today to anyone who desires to come for fellowship. Abingdo


Fishing Forecast | Even in winter, there are fish to catch

It's that time of year again, when the Fishing Forecast goes to bed for a few months, as a declining number of species make anglers focus their attention on just a few of our cold-weather favorites. But that's the wonderful thing about the fisheries around southeastern Virginia and northeastern Nort

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 18:30:00

Letter: Trump should accept North Korea as nuclear power

OUR NATION HAS ACHIEVED reasonably peaceful relationships, though often problematic, with two nuclear-armed communist nations. The best - and only - option we have in the conflict with North Korea is to back out of war threats, accept it as one of the world's nuclear states and begin to normalize re


Newport News inmate dies Wednesday while on work release

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - An inmate who was on work release died Wednesday while operating a skid-steer loader, according to the Newport News Sheriff's Office. Public information officer Dottie Wikan said 53-year-old Melvin Stanback Jr. was found unconscious by a co-worker, who had left the work si

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2017-11-23 03:10:58

On the road today? You picked the worst travel day of the year, according to everybody

Buy Now Traffic congestion looking east from Pine Chapel Road overpass at I-64 looking toward the I-664 interchange in Hampton, VA on March 3, 2005. (Gary C. Knapp) [ interstate 64 ]Gary C. Knapp Heading out for the holiday? Best of luck to you, because today is the worst day of the year to be trave


Local kennel worker gets community service in animal cruelty case

Jennifer Lewis. (Credit: Newport News Police Department) NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A worker at Coastal Dog Services in Newport News learned her punishment Wednesday for an animal cruelty charge. A judge sentenced Jennifer Lewis for failing to provide emergency care to an injured dog. She got 50 h

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2017-11-22 17:45:33

ACV residents learn cane syrup process

DAY - Residents at the Advent Christian Village took a trip back in time last week. The ACV visited Carl Driver on Nov. 16 to watch him make sugar cane syrup. The process Driver has used to create Driver Family Pure Cane Syrup the past 20 years, takes about five hours to cook the sugar cane juice in

SUWANNEE DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-23 16:00:00

White Springs to fill vacant council seat in December

WHITE SPRINGS - The open seat on the White Springs Town Council will be filled in December. The council decided at its Nov. 14 meeting to vote on the new council member next month. The seat became open when the council voted to declare Helen Miller's seat forfeited at an Oct. 25 hearing. According t

SUWANNEE DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-23 20:00:00

United Way reaches 39 percent of campaign goal

WHITE SPRINGS - Pledging support to the United Way of Suwannee Valley isn't a challenge to David DePlato. It's just a way of life for DePlato, the mine operations manager at PotashCorp-White Springs. "We don't even think about it anymore, it's just who we are," DePlato said Friday at the United Way'

SUWANNEE DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-23 18:00:00

Life in White Springs: Be thankful for the ordinary

On this Thanksgiving Day, with some repetition from the past, because many blessings can be constant, and with some new thankful observations, because new blessings come each year, I offer a column on Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving Day! Sometimes it is so repetitious and unchanging that it seems almost

SUWANNEE DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-24 14:00:00