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Committee encourages participation in Veterans Parade

The City of Enterprise joins the Enterprise Veterans Parade Committee in encouraging everyone to honor "Heroes Past and Present" in the coming weeks as Veterans Day approaches. The Enterprise Veterans Parade Committee, made up of representatives of various veterans organizations in the community, is

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-10-17 11:00:00

Youth detention cost over budget

What to do about the rising cost of keeping juveniles in the youth detention center was a topic of discussion at the Dale County Commission at the meeting Oct. 10. Dale County Commission Chairman Mark Blankenship showed the commissioners an $18,615 bill for youth detention services for September. "S

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-18 03:45:00

Dale radio system still not working

"I was of the understanding that when you pay $844,000 for a radio system that it would work," Blankenship told Dale County Commissioners at the meeting Oct. 10. "When I got some additional billing for work on installing and programming radios, that threw up a big red flag because it was more than $

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-18 03:00:00

Nominations sought for Male, Female Veteran of the Year

Those interested should submit their nomination by Nov. 1, according to Haley Rose McInnis, Americanism Chairperson for the American Legion Auxiliary Cook-Clements Unit 73. McInnis said that nomination forms are available at the American Legion Building, located at 701 East Lee Street in Enterprise,

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-17 23:07:00

EHS holds college fair for future graduates

Life after high school can be both exciting and frightening, but Enterprise High School is helping to make the transition a little easier for students by hosting a variety of college and career fairs. On Tuesday, EHS held a college fair from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to get impending graduates connected w

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-10-18 11:00:00

Neuwien announces run for sheriff

Longtime area law-enforcement official Skip Neuwien of Enterprise will run for Coffee County sheriff next year. Neuwien planned to make his official announcement during today's Republican Women of Coffee County meeting at the Enterprise Country Club. Neuwien, 49, has been an investigator for the 12t

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-10-18 11:00:00

EFD hosts town at new firehouse

"We want you to understand that we occupy this building but it belongs to the citizens of Enterprise. We are extremely proud of it. We feel like a bunch of kids with a new toy if you want to know the truth." With the opening of the new fire station there is now a station on the north, east, south an

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-18 16:30:00

Sex trafficking case ends in mistrial

Court proceedings began Wednesday morning as prosecutors brought to the stand Manuel Rodriguez, the ex-husband of Lajoy Rodriguez. The prosecution's questioning centered around a period of time in the summer of 2011 when his oldest daughter, the alleged victim, claimed she was given to a man by her

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-18 16:09:00

City Council approves Anniston official as new city clerk/treasurer

The Enterprise City Council on Tuesday nominated and approved Anniston Public Works Director Robert J. "Bob" Dean Jr. as the new city clerk/treasurer during its meeting at City Hall. Dean has been managing his department in Anniston for eight years, according to a news release from Enterprise City C

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-10-17 23:39:00

Thanks for kind words, hospitality

On Sept. 7 my father and I drove through Enterprise escaping Hurricane Irma's wrath and my Dad, a former teacher, found out that the Boll Weevil Monument was nearby so stopped to take a picture. We were there for a half hour at most, but we had three cars and the owner of Quality Print Shop on Colle

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-18 00:18:00

Dean named Enterprise City Clerk

Robert "Bob" Dean was named to the post at the Enterprise City Council meeting Oct. 17, being selected afher the Enterprise City Council held daylong interviews of four finanists Oct. Others interviewed of Debra Gibson, Chief Financial Officer for the Pike County Commission; Derrick "Rick" Wheeler,

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-18 16:38:00

Water talks in Enterprise include rate increase

That is part of why a study recently commissioned by the Enterprise Water Works Board has revealed information such as the fact that water rates in Enterprise are less than in neighboring cities and it costs $7.73 a month to have a water meter, regardless of whether it accommodates inch water pipe o

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-18 12:00:00

Woman on probation for stealing from WalMart accused of stealing from Lowe's

A Hartford woman already on probation for stealing from Wal-Mart has been arrested again and charged with stealing from Lowe's. According to court records, Starla Dawn Harrison, 47, is charged with third degree theft of property. Police believe she recently took items with a value of more than $1,20

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-10-16 18:56:00

A salute to our first responders

The very short version of this story is that the three officers were among five people credited with saving the lives of Velazquez and Zeus when the a medical emergency caused Velasquez's occupied car to veer into the lake at the Enterprise Recreational Complex one evening this summer. The three Ent

SOUTHEASTSUN.COM - 2017-10-17 12:45:00

Wiregrass Toys for Tots registration open through November 17

Dothan, AL (WTVY) -- The Marine Corps League Wiregrass Detachment along with 15 organizations from Coffee, Dale, Geneva, Henry & Houston counties are partnering to organize registration for the 12th Annual Toys for Tots program in the Wiregrass. Last year, over 2600 children in our local communities

WTVY.COM - 2017-10-16 18:22:00

MCE receives CuddleCot from Kennedy

The Enterprise Medical Center hosted an event Thursday honoring the Astemborski family, who lost their stillborn daughter, Kennedy, in June. In the hopes of helping other families suffering similar losses, Andrew and Kristy Astemborski raised money to purchase a CuddleCot-a device designed to preser


Bid awarded for Shellfield turning lane

ENTERPRISE,Ala.--A bid has been awarded to L and K contracting to relocate a water main near Shellfield in Enterprise. This is the first step in the construction of a new turning lane out of the Army airfield there. Fort Rucker requested the project after meeting with area leaders back in 2014. The

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-10-16 15:50:22

Macy's will open on Thanksgiving Day

(NBC News Channel) - It looks like Macy's is once again preparing for an early kick off to Black Friday shopping. Blackfriday.com - which tracks retailers' holiday deals and hours - has received confirmation from six U.S. shopping centers that their Macy's locations will open at 5 P.M. on Thanksgivi

WTVY.COM - 2017-10-17 11:01:00

Balch & Bingham, Drummond VP plead not guilty to bribery scheme

Two Balch & Bingham attorneys and one Drummond Company executive on Monday pleaded not guilty to charges that they bribed former Alabama state Rep. Oliver Robinson to oppose the expansion of an environmental clean-up site in Birmingham. Balch & Bingham attorneys Joel Iverson Gilbert and Steven Georg

AL.COM - 2017-10-17 12:11:40

Medical Center Enterprise received CuddleCot doantion from Elba family

ENTERPRISE,Ala.-- At a dedication ceremony Thursday at Enterprise Medical Center, the maternity wing received something to help grieving families thanks to an Elba family. "It's a gift of time because time is the most precious thing." Time. A gift Kristy and Andrew Astemborski want to give to other