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Early County trying to reclaim funds from hospital bankruptcy

However, Blakely Mayor, Anthony Howard says that during a county meeting Monday, he and others discovered that money set aside for patients who can't afford to pay their health bills had been sent to creditors of Pioneer Hospital instead.

WTVY.COM - 2018-08-16 17:47:00

Southwest Georgians indicted in federal court

More than 30 individuals, including several from southwest Georgia, indicted by federal grand jury

ALBANY HERALD - 2018-08-18 13:36:00

Trucker charged with forging medical examiner's certificate

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) - The Dothan Police Department arrested Robert Eugene Brown, 59, of Ashford on Thursday.

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-08-18 02:06:03

WATCH: Unarmed Dad Murdered by Cops in Front of His Kids While Trying Rescuing a Stray Dog

Dothan, AL – A 30-year-old father, Robert Earl Lawrence was shot and killed by police in front of his own children, after he attempted to do a good deed by turning a stray dog in at a local animal shelter. The horrifying dash cam video showing this otherwise entirely innocent father’s execution has


Dash cam video of 2014 animal shelter shooting released

Robert Earl Lawrence, 30, was shot during an altercation with police officers after he refused to produce a driver’s license while trying to drop off a stray dog at the shelter.

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-08-17 19:08:00

Barbour County Sheriff deputies question pay discrepencies

Two of Barbour County Sheriff’s deputies spoke to the county commission on Tuesday, Aug. 14, addressing their concerns of deputies leaving the department and the hiring of an animal control officer that will make more than a deputy.

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-08-17 15:59:00

Edged weapon assault with critical injuries reported

METRO CREATIVE GRAPHICSDothan emergency personnel responded to an edged weapon assault with critical injuries at Parkway Apartments on South Park Avenue near Fortner Street at 6:43 p.m. Friday.A 24-year-old female was reported having difficulty breathing with lacerations on the neck, chest and face.

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-08-18 00:11:00

Attempted armed robbery scares customers at Dothan Dollar General

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery at a Dothan Dollar General, and they're still looking for the suspect.


One lane closed on I-10 after truck catches fire

By: WCTV Eyewitness News<August 17, 2018CHATTAHOOCHEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- A semi-truck that caught fire is causing a lane closure on I-10 eastbound at milemarker 165 per reports and the Florida Highway Patrol.FHP says troopers are on the scene and say to use caution. They say the inside lane is open as

WCTV - 2018-08-17 17:17:00

Alabama officer shot, killed sovereign citizen; video released

There Lawrence was asked for his driver's license, he declined to show it. City employees said they couldn't accept a stray dog if he didn't show a license. He said they didn't have the right to require a license. He said he'd drop the dog elsewhere. They said he couldn't leave if he was going to du


Four restructuring plans presented to Dothan City School Board

» Scenario 1:L Kindergarten through 7th grade would be taught at nine schools; Selma Street, Beverlye, Hidden Lake, Carver, Girard Elementary, Girard Middle, Kelly Springs, Slingluff and Highlands. Eighth and ninth grades would be taught at Dothan High and 10-12 would be taught at Northview.

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-08-16 19:16:00

DPD arrests woman for trafficking methamphetamine

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One Vehicle Accident Injures One

Miller County EMS, Miller County Fire & Rescue, Colquitt Police Department and the Miller County Sheriff’s Department responded to a one vehicle accident on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, on Perry Street in Colquitt. The caller stated that the vehicle had overturned and the victim was outside the vehicle


Dothan City School consolidation plan has magnet school parents worried

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -Dr. Phyllis Edwards unveiled her school consolidation proposal at a Dothan City School Board work session Thursday afternoon.The work session stirred up some mixed feelings for members of the community.The thing that was on everyone's mind...was magnet schools.Michelle Edwards a

WTVY.COM - 2018-08-16 22:31:00

Dothan man racks up second trafficking arrest in weeks

On Monday, investigators conducted the traffic stop following a two-month investigation into drug activity occurring in the Ford Country neighborhood, according to Dothan police. During the stop, investigators seized synthetic marijuana.


UPDATE: Dollar General robberies possibly related

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DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-08-16 22:38:10

Man, teen charged with marijuana

The driver, identified as Shanquille Walker, failed to maintain lane, leading to the traffic stop, said Sgt. Channing McDowell of the Moultrie-Colquitt County Drug Enforcement Team.


New TV Show "Alabama Upstarts" Airs This Saturday on WDHN

Airing in all five TV markets in Alabama, the show will only be aired in the Dothan market exclusively on WDHN News 18 on Saturday, August 18 at 6:30 p.m. and again on Saturday, August 25 at 6:30 p.m.


Initial reaction to school change options positive

The proposed changes come after years of student loss to the private education sector. The options proposed by Supt. Phyllis Edwards consist of closing up to six of the current educational facilities in use, maintaining roughly 80 percent capacity at the other schools and saving $3-5 million per yea

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-08-16 22:59:00

Afraid of snakes? Here's some ways to keep them out of your home

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) - Most people hear the sound of a rattlesnake's tail, and they're ready to run the other way.