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Dothan City School Board Meeting

DOTHAN, Ala. - The Dothan City School Board is holding it's first meeting of 2018 tonight, January 16 from 5 - 7 p.m. Former Decatur City Schools Superintendent Phyllis Edwards is expected to be voted on for the position as Dothan City Schools Superintendent. The board as been searching for someone

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-01-16 20:32:17

Dothan residents celebrate MLK Day

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade was held on Monday, Jan. 15. This year, the annual holiday fell on King's actual birthday, he would have been 89 years old this year, and one parade attendee said it's important to continue the remembrance of him to remind the younger generations thei

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-01-16 14:35:30

Successful district survey now available to Houston County residents

After a successful district survey, Houston County commissioner Brandon Shoupe is opening it up to the entire county. Findings from his initial survey showed constituents concerned about roads, the transparency of the local government, and any possible future involving tech companies locating to Dot

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-01-16 14:29:36

Bob Hendrix to retire as head of Visit Dothan

Bob Hendrix, who has served 18 years as executive director of the Dothan Area Convention and Visitors Bureau -- also known as Visit Dothan --announced his retirement Tuesday. His retirement is effective at the end of January. During Hendrix's tenure, tourism-related expenditures increased 24 percent

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-01-16 20:05:00

Dothan man arrested for elder abuse

A Dothan man has been arrested for physically abusing his 72-year-old mother, with whom he lived. Frank Clayton Carpenter, 42, of Dothan, was arrested and charged with second-degree elder abuse. "It is alleged Carpenter struck his mother in her face causing a laceration under her eye," Dothan Police

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-01-16 17:51:00

Dothan Police investigating armed robbery

Dothan Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Dollar General in the 1000 block of Montgomery Highway Saturday night. Employees reported that three black males entered the business with their faces covered and armed with handguns. The suspects made their way behind the counter and demanded

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-01-14 21:14:00

Police: Man assaults mother then spits on her

Dothan, AL (WTVY)- A Dothan man is accused of beating his elderly mother then spitting on her. Frank Clayton Carpenter,42, was arrested Saturday by patrol officers. The 72-year old victim suffered a laceration to the eye, according to Dothan Police Investigator James Harvey. The assault allegedly oc

WTVY.COM - 2018-01-16 02:05:00

Wiregrass Area Food Bank reschedules due to weather

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - The Wiregrass Area Food Bank will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 17, due to impending inclement weather. The Brown Bag distribution previously scheduled for Jan. 17 at the Food Bank, 382 Twitchell Road in Dothan, has been rescheduled for Friday, Jan. 19. If clients pick up their Br

WTVY.COM - 2018-01-16 21:44:00

Excessively tinted windows leads to drug arrests for two men

Published 4:24 pm, Monday, January 15, 2018 NORWALK - Two men who drew the attention of police while in a car with excessively tinted windows were arrested Sunday on multiple drug charges. Norwalk police narcotics officers were patrolling the area of South Main and Novak Streets when they observed

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-01-15 21:56:38

WOW House: Norwalk Home Features Serene Yard, Large Wine Cellar

NORWALK, CT - Majestically set on almost half an acre in the heart of Rowayton, this stunning and gracious home seamlessly blends sophistication and classic appeal. This home is beautifully executed and structurally sound, with the most refined and detailed architectural finishes and a great flow.

PATCH - 2018-01-15 16:00:00

EPA approves new bug dope made in South Norwalk

The Environmental Protection Agency approved Ranger Ready Repellents, a new, tick and mosquito repellent from the startup PiC20 Group to be manufactured in South Norwalk. The repellent is DEET-free and made from a substance found in pepper plants. Ranger Ready will be sold starting April 1 online, w

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-01-15 21:14:10

Developer gets former manufacturing site in South Norwalk

The former Pac-Kit plant on Chestnut Street in South Norwalk has been acquired by a local developer who had previously sought to develop a mix of residential and commercial uses on the street. An entity called SoNo Wharf has taken over the Pac-Kit building at 57 Chestnut Street along with two adjace

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-16 19:47:16

Norwalk houses evacuated after gas line break

NORWALK - Several houses along Putnam Avenue have been evacuated after contractors working on The SoNo Collection hit a gas line. Contractors were performing utility work along Putnam Avenue when they hit a lateral line running into a house, according to Douglas Adams, general director with mall bui

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-16 19:26:59

Norwalk Wall Street Theater Launches Teen Musical Theater Program

NORWALK, CT - The Wall Street Theater, which recently opened its doors after undergoing an extensive renovation, is launching its Teen Musical Theater program. The program aims to provide area teens with a theatrical background in the arts to learn the components of mounting a high-energy musical pr

PATCH - 2018-01-16 17:21:13

Black History Month Lecture at Norwalk Historical Society

In honor of Black History Month the Norwalk Historical Society will be hosting a lecture by Dr. Stacey Close entitled: "African Americans and the Impact of the Great Migration in the North and South" on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 2:00pm at the Norwalk Historical Society Museum. The lecture will di

PATCH - 2018-01-16 15:56:57

Norwalk company gets EPA approval for Ranger Ready Repellents

The PiC20 Group, a privately held company in Norwalk, has received approval from the Environmental Protection Agency for its Ranger Ready Repellents. The product, made with the active ingredient Picaridin 20 percent, is designed to protect people from tick and mosquito bites for up to 12 hours. Blen

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 14:35:28

Victims in Bella Vista suspected murder-suicide identified

The four names of the victims in the Bella Vista murder-suicide case have been released by the daughter of the victims. On Sunday, January 7, two men and two women were found dead in a house fire in Bella Vista that investigators now suspect is the result of a murder-suicide. According to the Shasta

KRCRTV.COM - 2018-01-15 19:47:34

Inclement weather forces closings across county

The National Weather Service has upgraded the storm to a Winter Storm Warning. According to the NWS, a cold front will bring a dramatic drop in temperatures from north to south on Tuesday. Light rain along the front will change to freezing rain and sleet during the day on Tuesday. The precipitation

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 01:30:00

Authorities: Double shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a double shooting at a neighborhood grocery left one person dead and injured another. The Florida Times-Union reported Sunday that both victims were shot when gunfire erupted at the Highlands Food Mart. Authorities say several people were outside and inside

FORT BEND HERALD - 2018-01-16 15:41:00

Goose Creek, Lee College, BH and more cancel classes ahead of arctic front

The National Weather Service says a winter storm warning will remain in effect until 6 a.m. Wednesday, promising frigid weather for greater Baytown. In response, Goose Creek CISD canceled classes for Tuesday, Jan. 16. All after-school activities have also been canceled. The National Weather Service

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-01-16 08:00:00