Daleville, AL

Man killed by working on his semi-truck at the Dothan Circle K

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A Dothan man was working on a tractor-trailer in the parking lot of the Circle K when police say a parts failure killed the man. On Sunday night at the Circle K on Headland Avenue, Michael West was working underneath his semi-truck on the suspension when a part came loose and […]
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Dothan man charged after crashing into an Abbeville home

ABBEVILLE, Ala. (WDHN) — Abbeville Police have arrested a Dothan man after they say he crashed into a home. On Monday around 1:15 a.m., police were called out to investigate a suspicious vehicle at Girard Park. When officers made contact with the vehicle, the suspect fled the scene striking...
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Dothan man wrecks into Abbeville home following high-speed chase

ABBEVILLE, Ala. (WTVY) - A high speed chase early Monday morning in Abbeville resulted in a crash into a home. Abbeville Police noted a suspicious vehicle at Girard Park, across from Abbeville Elementary School, at around 1:15 a.m. on June 27. As officers attempted to confront the person, the driver of the suspect automobile fled the scene while crashing into one of the patrol cars.

Convicted Dothan killer dies in prison

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -A Dothan man convicted of murdering his uncle and sentenced to death has died in prison from natural causes, proclaiming his innocence until the end. Jerry “Tadpole” Hammond, whose sentence had been commuted to life without parole, died on June 17, his attorney and an obituary confirm. He was 70.

Pinckard, Alabama faces $4 million demand

PINCKARD, Ala. (WTVY) -A man cleared of charges in connection with his run-in with Pinckard, Alabama police is demanding $4 million from the small Dale County town. James William Johnson alleges that officers abused then falsely charged him with several misdemeanors in 2019. A Dale County jury took only a...

Dothan man arrested for threatening local health center: DPD

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A Dothan man has been arrested after police say he made threats to a Dothan health center. The threat was made on May 13 to Primecare of Dothan. Dothan Police allege that threats of violence were made to the business which caused them to temporarily close.

Lawsuit expected in Dale County EMS feud

OZARK, Ala. (WTVY) -An anticipated lawsuit would seek to stop Dale County Commissioners from awarding the bulk of Emergency Medical Services funding to rural providers. Municipalities, including Ozark, are irate they were snubbed by the county that divvied up $1.6 million in American Rescue Plan Act money it earmarked for EMS.

5-year-old flown to a hospital after being burned by boiling water

DALE COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — A 5-year-old has been life-flighted with injuries after being burned by boiling water in Dale County. The incident happened in the Whispering Lakes Trailer Park community in the Ozark-Newton area late Monday afternoon. The severity of the child’s injuries as well as if there...

Man charged with threatening Dothan healthcare workers

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -A man is charged with threatening employees at a Dothan medical clinic that a gunman previously shot up in an unrelated incident. Police on Friday arrested Robert Lee Anderson, 21, on one count of Making a Terror Threat, alleging he told PrimeCare Family and Urgent Care employees that he would physically harm them.

Midland City Council approves salary increases for city manager, attorney

The City of Midland's city manager and city attorney both received wage increases on Monday. During a regular City Council meeting, the council went over performance reviews for City Attorney Jim Branson and City Manager Brad Kaye. Both received wage increases, and Kaye also received a bonus. Council member Diane...

Pet of the Week

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - This weeks “Pet of the Week” is a 10 week old schnauzer mix named Sammy. Sammy and his two sisters are available for adoption at the Dothan Animal Shelter. If you are interested in getting to learn more about Sammy or to meet him...

Marion S. Whelan School of Practical Nursing celebrates 87th Commencement

Marion S. Whelan School of Practical Nursing (MSWSPN) celebrated their 87th graduating class on June 23, 2022 in the auditorium at Geneva High School. The ceremony was also lived streamed on so that family members, friends and others could share the special moment with the graduates. Graduation photos can...

Brewery coming to Downtown Dothan this fall

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Downtown Dothan will soon have a brewery. “Circle City Brewing” will be located on North Foster Street in The Wise building. That’s between Diablos and KBC. It’ll be the sister brewery to Southern Fields in Campbellton, FL. A large assortment of fresh craft...

More rain and less heat!

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — We’ve still got a few showers around the area, but they will dissipate within the next couple of hours. Temperatures will be in the low to middle 70s tonight. Wednesday will peak in the low 90s before showers and storms become widespread during the...

Geneva Co. car crash leaves 1 seriously injured after being trapped

SLOCOMB, Ala. (WDHN) — A two-vehicle car crash in Slocomb led to one being seriously injured and the roof of an SUV being cut off. On Monday at around 7:06 a.m., Slocomb Fire-Rescue and Fadette VFD were sent to a two-vehicle crash with a victim possibly trapped on 4448 County Road 28.

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