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Gordon police chief awarded car for service during Hurricane Michael
"I spoke to Chief Mock the Gordon Chief, and during Michael, they sustained some damage to a vehicle. said Donald Valenza, Houston County Sheriff. "They already had one vehicle down and they were operating one and it sustained some damage to it."
Dollar General open in Gordon
"They said I need one thousand residents in order to come here, but I still didn't give up," Melton said. "I kept asking them so they had to move toward to pick up Pansey in order to get the thousand residents so they can come in there and thankfully they made that move to help us get the Dollar Gen
Jury trial scheduled for Wicksburg man charged with multiple sex crimes
Joe Alfredo Contreras, 51, was arrested on March 6 and charged with three counts of first-degree sexual abuse and one count of first-degree sodomy charges. Contreras was booked in the Houston County Jail on bonds totaling $60,000.
Mayor Melton speaks on being stripped of powers by Gordon town council
Gordon, Ala- Mayor Elbert Melton spoke for the first time since his power as mayor has been stripped from him from the town council.The town council stripped Melton of his power at the October meeting after frustration mounted from citizens and the town council."I've seen that and read up in the pap
Dothan woman arrested for illegally obtaining utilities
Jasmine Sade Boswick, 27, of Dothan, was arrested Wednesday, Nov. 14, and charged with theft of services.
Ladies First OB/GYN of Dothan has official grand opening of new Med Spa
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Toys for Tots registration deadline is right around the corner
The Dothan Young Professionals along with 15 organizations from Coffee, Dale, Geneva, Henry & Houston counties are partnering to organize registrationforthe 13thAnnualToysforTotsprogram in the Wiregrass. Last year, over 2,695 children in our local communities received Christmas gifts from theToysfor
New food delivery service Waitr will bring orders from participating restaurants to your door
According to a Waitr release, these Dothan restaurants are currently participating: Buffalo Wild Wings, Taziki’s Mediterranean Café, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, Richie B’s, Krystal, Thai House, Momma Goldberg’s Deli, Captain Hook’s Fish & Chicken, Goldfingers, Holi Indian Cuisine, Which Wich Superior San
Farm-City job swap sends Dothan Mayor Mark Saliba to the farm
“He mostly grows produce, but he has a couple of tractor-trailers that he uses to deliver things for other farmers,” Saliba said Thursday. “He raises and shows hogs. It really shows that farmers are the first true entrepreneurs. They do a lot of different things.”
A Dothan man previously given the death sentence, resentenced to 99 years
Lameco Dechawn Turner was found guilty of capital murder and sentenced to death in Jan. 19, 2010. However, the case came back on appeal and a new trial was held in August. Tuesday, Turner was given a 99-year prison sentence.
Dothan man arrested after targeting ex-girlfriend
Anthony Leon Daniels, 49, of Dothan, faces two misdemeanor charges -- one count of criminal mischief and one count of trespassing -- following his arrest Thursday, Nov. 15.
A change for Houston County schools
The Houston County commissioners approved a request to adjust the Houston County School Board appropriation for the 2018-2019 school year.The commissioners and school board worked out an agreement to provide resource officers in the schools. Chairman Mark Culver says it's important to them to make s
Dothan man charged in 11-year-old double murder denied bond
Robert Aaron “Bobby” Hvarven, 41, of Dothan, formerly of Enterprise, was denied bond during a Nov. 13 hearing.
Criminal appeals court upholds conviction in Geneva County reckless murder case
According to trial testimony, Walding was under the influence of methamphetamine, hydrocodone and alprazolam when his vehicle swerved to the wrong side of Highway 52 in Geneva County and struck a vehicle driven by Knight. The impact of the crash knocked Knight’s vehicle into a ditch. She died from i
Multiple agencies respond to structure fire in Jackson County
Marianna Fire Rescue, Jackson County Fire Rescue, the Dellwood Volunteer Fire Department and the Malone Volunteer Fire Department all responded to the Greenwood Supermarket. By 10 p.m., the fire was out.
Dothan man arrested for beating stepson
A Dothan man was arrested Nov. 8 for allegedly beating his stepson and leaving multiple contusions on the child’s arm, shoulder, back, and buttocks.
Some DRCs close in southwest Georgia, but presence in region remains
Some disaster recovery centers remain open in the southwest Georgia area, while some have already closed, following the impact of Hurricane Michael. (Special Photo: FEMA)Christopher Mardorf
Prep basketball roundup: Dothan Lady Tigers open season with road win
Eufaula girls 84, Quitman County (Ga.) 38:Kaitlin Peterson had 24 points, nine steals and seven assists to pace Eufaula’s season-opening win.
Storm debris piles growing in Houston County after Hurricane Michael
Crews estimate they have gathered 35,000 to 40,000 cubic yards of debris. They will continue collections over the next few weeks and are asking people to make sure their debris is on the curb.
Trial set for Dothan man facing multiple sex charges
Joseph Ramirez, 36, of Radford Circle, was arrested and charged with four counts of first-degree rape, four counts of sexual abuse of a child less than 12 years old, and other related charges.