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Holman House a beautiful fixture in Ozark

OZARK − It’s hard not to be impressed when you approach the front steps of the J.D. Holman House. Four stately columns loom before you, holding up the triangular pediment on the front of the house. The pediment, or a gable if you prefer, frames the round attic window designed to resemble an ornate w


‘Signs of progress’: D.A. Smith earns place as historic African-American school

“Trickle-down” is a term used to describe the economic principle behind giving tax breaks to the wealthy to create businesses and jobs so the extra money may trickle down to the less fortunate.


The Weather Authority | Heavy Rain, Flooding, and Storms For Alabama This Week

It was mainly quiet across Alabama this morning. Temperatures have warmed overnight and are in the 50s area-wide now. a few light showers are showing up on radar across the northern third of the area. Those showers will continue to increase and become widespread as we go through the day for areas al

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Widow mourns Alabama man killed in warehouse shooting

The widow of an Alabama native killed in a workplace shooting on Friday has posted an account of learning about her husband’s death, including a text message from him after he was wounded.


Alabama’s Eight Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday Begins Friday

Alabama’s eighth severe weather preparedness sales tax holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, and ends at midnight, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, allowing Alabama shoppers to stock up tax free on common supplies costing less than $60 that every home and business needs to prepare for a natural


What's Good in the Neighborhood: Night to Shine proves to be a success

OZARK, Ala. (WDHN) — One week ago, royalty was in Ozark as kings and queens danced the night away when Ozark First United Methodist Church hosted the worldwide Night to Shine event.


Sunday Morning Quick Update on the Alabama Weather Situation

Lots to talk about in the video this morning, so expect it around 7:45 a.m. But a quick update as of 7 a.m. to start your day:. A few light showers are falling across North Alabama this morning. Temperatures up north are near 50Fs. Across the I-20 Corridor, they are in the 50s, having risen during t


Overturned semi backs up traffic on Highway 231

A major traffic accident on Highway 231 south of Ozark snarled traffic early Wednesday morning and sent one to the hospital. The accident occurred around 8 a.m. and backed up traffic in northbound and southbound lanes. The accident involved an overturned semi truck. It is under investigation.


Missing Senior Alert: ALEA searching for woman last seen in Dothan

DOTHAN, Ala. — UPDATE: Local outlets in Dothan report that Bonnie Benson has been found. The Dothan Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating Bonnie Ann Benson. Ms. Benson is a 67-year-old white female, weighs 133 pounds, is 5 feet tall, has brown hair, and blue eyes and ma


Dale County Sheriff’s Office alerts small businesses on team of thieves targeting the area

The Dale County Sheriff’s Office is alerting small business owners, especially used car dealerships and small mechanic shops, about a pair of alleged thieves who have teamed up to commit thefts.


Police ask public to look out for Geneva County murder suspect

HARTFORD, Ala. — The Hartford Police Department is asking the public to be looking for a murder suspect. James Chadwick Green is from Samson and wanted by the Samson Police Department for murder.


GALLERY: Ozark residents get a 'Night to Shine'

OZARK, Ala. (WDHN) — If you thought you heard a party coming from a church in downtown Ozark last Friday, you weren't hearing things. Guests of all ages and backgrounds had the chance to socialize, dance and even get crowned as the kings and queens of the evening at First United Methodist's third an


ALERT: Law enforcement searching for former officer accused of killing his wife

SAMSON, Ala. (WDHN) — A former Samson police officer is believed to be responsible for fatally shooting his wife. Shortly after noon Saturday, emergency responders arrived at Chad and Sarah Greene's Pullum Street home in Samson. She was found fatally shot inside the residence.


A Look At The Flooding Potential Ahead For Alabama

An extended period of unsettled weather is ahead for Alabama, with potential for flash flooding and longer term river flooding in the days ahead. The combination of high precipitable water values (very moist air), a deep upper trough to the west, and a surface front oscillating through the region wi


Woman arrested in south AL drug bust

HOUSTON COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - Just as quickly as the drugs are coming in, the Houston County Sheriff’s Office is working to get them off of the streets. “More than likely they’re being brought in the areas. This is not typical of what someone would make,” said Houston County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Don


Convicted Enterprise bank robber may return to prison again

Federal authorities have moved to terminate the supervised release of a convicted Enterprise bank robber for a second time after he was arrested recently for unlawful possession of a controlled substance.


BREAKING: Shooting in Samson

SAMSON, Ala. (WTVY) - It happened on Pullum Street in Samson just south of Highway 52. According to Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms, the investigation is focusing on former Samson Police Officer Chad Green.


University of Alabama law students win national competition

A University of Alabama Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. School of Law moot court team recently won a national competition in New York, defeating more than 150 other teams and landing UA its first championship in the event’s history.


Daleville, Enterprise man charged with burglary

Two men were arrested and charged with burglary on Feb. 14 in relation to an earlier incident, according to Enterprise Police Department Public Information Officer Lt. Billy Haglund.


Dothan man accused of trying to choke child’s mother

A Dothan man was arrested and charged with domestic violence after allegedly trying to choke his child’s mother. Danny Jerome Hardrick, 39, of Dothan, was arrested Wednesday, Feb. 13, on an outstanding warrant from April 2018.