Alabama ranks third in the nation for the number of veterans deployed to support the global war on terrorism. More than 30,000 soldiers have been sent overseas. The state is now working on ways to better serve those soldiers and other veterans.
The announcement has been a year in the making but today contracts were signed…one step closer to bringing some relief to an area hit hard by sequestration.
After fighting brain cancer for two years 12-year -old Trinitie Lunsford of Dothan lost her battle to the disease. She passed away early Tuesday morning.
The main topic of concern was the future of army aviation at Fort Rucker in the midst of sequestration.
Houston County Sheriff Andy R. Hughes confirmed Snellgrove was booked into the county jail on two charges of using his “Official Position or Office for Personal gain.”
The annual holiday campaign of Operation Zero Tolerance is under way in Georgia and that means one thing: Law enforcement all over the state is out in full force to crack down on drunk drivers through the New Year’s holiday. If caught behind the wheel, these motorists will learn that if they’re over the limit, they’ll be under arrest.
Wallace Community College recently conferred credentials upon fall 2013 graduates of the associate degree and practical nursing programs at Cherry Hall on the Wallace campus. The graduates will help fill employment gaps in the local health-care workforce.
Alabama State Troopers will make every effort this Christmas season to protect the lives and promote the safety of Alabama motorists through additional enforcement activities.
The Mega Millions jackpot is closing in on a new record.
Homeless Women with Children will Soon Have a Place to Live.
“We will use the money to purchase some technology equipment that will enhance our aviation mission,”
Traffic citations, DUI infractions, tickets for speeding and careless driving and fatality rates per 100 million miles traveled were looked at to determine that list.
District Judge Benjamin Lewis heard testimony Monday from Houston County Sheriff Andy Hughes and others, including one of the alleged victims.
Police Chief: "Cpl. RaeMonica has been terminated for violations of personnel rules and regulations in the intolerable category,”
Dr. Craig J. Lenz, dean and senior vice president of the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine, urged Troy University graduates in Dothan on Sunday to pursue excellence at whatever job they find after graduation.
The federal court action seeks damages claiming shooting was unnecessary.
One person was killed in an early morning accident in Geneva County.
Patrol officer responding to drug complaint assaulted, hospitalized
There had been rumors swirling all week that Saban could become the next coach at the University of Texas.
The Dothan Animal Shelter and Save a Pet need your help in placing lovable animals into good homes.
Police say 29-year-old Recita Trashon Kennedy was last seen Tuesday night. Kennedy's car turned up two days later ,several miles outside Clio and she wasn't inside the vehicle.
The sign says, “IN THE NAME OF JESUS LET ME BE SATAN.” But that’s not quite what the writer was going for.
A Gulf low pressure and approaching cold front will produce rainfall, and potential thunderstorms, across South Alabama and the Florida panhandle.
Omusse Road and Highway 52 has been the site of six traffic accidents in the last three years. Drivers describe the intersection as dangerous and wonder if something could be done to address the problem .
She had gotten out of the bed just seconds before the tree snapped.
Poke is accused of residing with his girlfriend and her minor children at a home on Hamilton Street in Dothan, a violation of state law.
A two year old girl was killed when the SUV in which she was riding was struck by a semi truck
Everyone is trying to get their hands on b-c-s national championship tickets, but before you make arrangements to head to Pasadena, you may want to listen up. The Better Business Bureau is warning football fans to be on the lookout for scams surrounding the big game.
Student-planned flag football game will benefit 10-year-old Morgan Hasty.
The chase began in the Taylor area and ended at the intersection of South Oates Street and Campbellton Highway.
Sonya Edwards said the matter was made public by a high ranking administrator.
The Victims of Child Abuse Act plays a critical role in protecting our nation’s children.
Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama is continuing the nearly 100- year tradition of the Girl Scout Cookie sale.
Argument gone bad leads to the arrest of Daniel Gates for 2nd Degree Assault.
Altercation leads to Reginald Pearce being charged with 2nd Degree Assault.
Things (or something) gets a little sticky at Home Depot
William Hunt was arrested for robbing a Hobo Pantry on N. Oates St.
Governor Robert Bentley signed an executive order creating the Alabama Executive Veterans Network.
Senior art and design students are exhibiting their final thesis works.
Governor Robert Bentley's plan to bring new jobs to Alabama receives support.
Torture, child abuse, and burglary among long line of charges.
Tickets can be purchased for $50 a person.
“We were on the receiving end of some very upsetting and untrue allegations,” said DSI Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel Officer Eddie Sorrells.
State Representative Paul Lee is pushing a bill that would give a tax credit to families adopting children in Alabama.
Democratic House Leader, Craig Ford, says a lottery could create as much as $250 million dollars for Alabama schools
Dothan Technology Center hosts 'Bring Your Parent to School' Night.
Dogs are being dumped throughout Geneva County.It happened again yesterday with 18 puppies abandoned. This incident shines light on a bigger problem going on in the county.
More than 10 years ago a woman was murdered in her hotel room at the Beeline Motel in Dothan.
Sources familiar with the situation say Cpl RaeMonica Carney used patrol car to stop man from leaving her home.
Dr. Craig J. Lenz, dean and senior vice president of the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine in Dothan, will deliver the keynote address to Troy University graduates during the fall commencement ceremony for the Dothan Campus on Sunday, Dec. 15.
Phil Robertson, the star of the hit A&E show "Duck Dynasty," has been suspended by the network for comments about homosexuality he made in an interview with GQ.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- A legislative committee is looking for ways to better police compliance with campaign finance disclosure law. But committee members appear to be backing away from the idea of creating a new state agency to handle enforcement.The Study...
Alabama state capitol (File photo) MONTGOMERY, Alabama – The Alabama secretary of state does not have the power to fine candidates for violations of Alabama campaign finance law, a state attorney general’s opinion concluded last week. Lawmakers in the last...
Most respondents to our survey correctly predicted Republican Bradley Byrne would defeat Democrat Burton LeFlore.
Thursday will be sunny with a high near 65, according to a National Weather Service forecast. The overnight low will be around 45.