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Nine applicants for Dothan City Schools superintendent thus far

Resumes for the open Dothan City Schools superintendent's job are trickling in, with nine candidates applying for the job thus far. That's the update the Dothan City School Board got on the search for a new superintendent Monday, at the last regular meeting of the board before three new members take

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-09-19 02:52:00

Floridians appreciate shelter at Dothan RV park

Open letter to Mayor Mike Schmitz and City Manager Mike West: My name is David Soderholm. I live in Miami, Florida. As you know, we had Hurricane Irma pass by last week. I have a daughter who goes to school at The University of Florida. My daughter lives in a camper located in Alachua. (Travelers Ca

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2017-09-19 20:28:00

Exotic birds rescued from Dothan puppy mill find forever home at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Ohio

In March we brought you the story of an illegal animal breeding operation in a Dothan Neighborhood where 65 dogs and 16 exotic birds were rescued from deplorable conditions. The dogs are being auctioned to good homes while the birds were sent to a temporary home in the Wiregrass at the Big Bend San

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 00:14:55

This pension fund is now worth $1,000,000,000,000

LONDON (CNNMoney) - Norway's giant pension fund is now worth over $1 trillion. Yes, 1 followed by 12 zeros. The fund's managers announced Tuesday that currency shifts had helped push its value above $1 trillion for the first time. "The growth in the fund's market value has been stunning," fund chief

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 10:23:38

Kohl's will let Amazon customers return stuff for free

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - If you can't beat Amazon, partner with it. Kohl's is doing another deal with Jeff Bezos. The department store chain said Tuesday that 82 stores in the Chicago and Los Angeles areas will soon accept return items from Amazon. Kohl's will pack and ship the merchandise back to the

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 16:17:41

Kim Kardashian West on posing nude

(CNN) - Kim Kardashian West believes there is an age limit to posing nude. She just doesn't sound like she's sure of when it is. "I'm like, I'm going to tone it down," the reality star told Allure magazine in an article published Monday. "But then I'm like, wait, I can't be doing it in 10 years, so

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 16:36:48

Equifax's legal and government troubles keep piling up

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Less than two weeks after disclosing a massive data breach, Equifax's legal and government troubles are piling up fast. Federal agencies, state officials and members of Congress are now probing Equifax over its data security practices, customer service response and the possibil

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 17:39:34

Thousands of private student loan borrowers will get debt relief

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The nightmare is almost over for thousands of people who faced illegal student debt collections lawsuits. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau took action Monday against National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts, which owns more than 800,000 private student loans. The trusts

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 08:41:51

Sinatra's Palm Desert estate can now be yours

A 6,400-square-foot hideaway designed and built high above California's Palm Desert by Frank Sinatra is back on the market. Named Villa Maggio, after Sinatra's character in "From Here to Eternity," the estate will set you back nearly $3.7 million, but includes 7.5 acres of land with stunning, panora

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 14:19:27

Central Alabama Community Foundation Awards Surprise Grant to Wiregrass Area Food Bank

DOTHAN - The Central Alabama Community Foundation (CACF) and its affiliate the Southeast Alabama Community Foundation (SACF) announced Monday that the Wiregrass Area Food Bank is the recipient of their nineteenth surprise grant in the amount of $3,000. The food bank has an emergency need for donatio

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 14:46:48

Slam dunk for Adidas as sales top Nike's Jordan line

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Sorry, Michael Jordan. It looks like your days as the king of the sneaker world may be over. Research firm NPD Group reported Monday that Adidas, which has Houston Rockets star James Harden (and his big bushy beard) as its top endorser, is now the second best seller of U.S. foo

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 18:52:25

Kimmel: Sen. Cassidy lied 'right to my face'

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Jimmy Kimmel didn't pull any punches when it came to the Senate's new health care bill and U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, saying that Cassidy lied "right to my face." "A few months ago after my son had open heart surgery, which was something I spoke about on the air, a politician, a S

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 04:37:11

Gun maker shares spike on news Trump may change regulations

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Shares of gun manufacturers spiked Tuesday in after-hours trading following a news report citing unnamed U.S. officials that President Donald Trump plans to ease gun export regulations. Shares of Sturm Ruger rose by 13.7% on Tuesday. American Outdoor Brands, previously Smith &

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 23:10:26

Rutgers students create ride-sharing rickshaw for refugees

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - For millions of displaced refugees living in camps, the ability to survive and rebuild their lives often depends on transportation. Without it, refugee families are unable to get to hospitals, send children to schools, go to local job centers, even shop for food and everyday ne

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 21:46:48

Melinda Gates: The VC industry 'needs to clean up its act'

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Melinda Gates first heard about the controversial memo written by an engineer at Google from her husband, Bill -- the billionaire founder of Microsoft. "He basically said, 'You're not going to believe this,'" Gates told Poppy Harlow at CNNMoney's American Opportunity breakfast

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 21:11:12

AG Marshall Among 41 Attorneys General Seeking Documents from Opioid Manufacturers and Distributors

(MONTGOMERY) - Attorney General Steve Marshall announced he is part of a bipartisan coalition of 41 state attorneys general seeking documents and information from manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioids as part of multistate investigations into the nationwide opioid epidemic. "Opioid

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 20:59:12

Scarecrows on the Square contest opens

Join the fun of decorating Headland's downtown with your own scarecrow for Headland Harvest Festival's Scarecrows on the Square. Businesses, organizations, families and individuals are invited to design and display scarecrows in downtown Headland Sept. 28 through Nov. 1. Participants must register

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 20:50:53

Fiat Chrysler recalls nearly 500,000 pickup trucks due to fire risk

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 500,000 pickup trucks over a possible fire risk. The company said on Tuesday that some Ram trucks may be fitted with a water-pump bearing that could overheat and possibly cause a fire in the engine compartment. The water-pump malfunction could

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 20:20:17

Amazon mistakenly sends baby registry emails

SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Finding out that someone has bought you a present is almost always awesome. Unless that gift is for your unborn child and you are, as far as you know, not expecting. Amazon sent out some very confusing emails on Tuesday, telling a large number of customers that someone had

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 01:02:08

Wiregrass United Way 8th Annual Kickoff Bus Tour Campaign

ENTERPRISE, Ala.--Hit the road with United Way, Wiregrass United Way traveled throughout the area for its 8th Annual Kickoff Campaign Bus Tour. They visited six counties today where they made short stops including a stop at the Enterprise Farmer's Market where United Way workers thanked the communit

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 00:16:36