Stabbing investigation in Dothan

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A stabbing occurred in the northwest part of Dothan early Tuesday morning, according to Dothan police. At around 1 a.m. on Tuesday morning, an initial police text alert stated that a stabbing happened near the 200 Block of Palmetto Street. The alert said that the victim’s arm suffered a laceration as well as possible chest injuries.
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Visitor policy change announced at Southeast Health

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Due to the increased risk of COVID-19 transmission in the community, as well as conditions in our healthcare facilities such as number of COVID positive patients, Southeast Health is amending our visitation guidelines effective Wednesday, July 28. Hospitalized patients may now have one individual with them...
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Dothan church plans to go back strict COVID-19 guidelines

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Over the past couple of months, many churches in the Wiregrass have returned to fully in-person services as COVID-19 cases began to decline. Now with the Delta variant surging, one local church is seeing the effects in its congregation. “We’ve had had more cases that we...

One person sent to hospital following shooting in Dothan

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) – Dothan Police responded to a shooting victim in the parking lot of Wiregrass Commons Mall Monday night. It is unclear if gunfire happened at the mall or another location. WDHN confirmed a victim was taken to a local hospital. Shortly after 9:30 p.m., police units were...
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Shooting suspect found in Henry County, police say

HENRY COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — WDHN has received an update about the Wiregrass manhunt that began on Sunday night. Johnny Wilson, 30, of Abbeville, was captured at around 11 p.m. on Monday night near a powerline south of County Road 32, in between County Road 32 and County Road 134 in Henry County, according to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office.

LIVE: State COVID-19 Update

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris will hold a news conference this morning to discuss the latest COVID-19 surge across the state. WTVY will carry this event live here on our website and on Facebook. Click the player above to watch. Subscribe to our News 4...

Local school system pushes for more vaccinations

OZARK, Ala. (WDHN) — Covid-19 cases are ramping back up after a decline just a couple of months ago and now Ozark City Schools are doing their part in trying to get people vaccinated as soon as possible. “We sent out a survey to our parents asking them our interested...

Boys & Girls Club of Ozark is closing due to COVID-19

OZARK, Ala. (WDHN) — According to a Facebook post from The Boys and Girls Club of Ozark, they will be closed for at least the rest of the week due to COVID-19 cases. “For the health and safety of our club members, staff, and parents, the Boys & Girls Club of Ozark – Southeast Alabama will be CLOSED for the remainder of the summer and/or the next three days due to additional positive COVID test results.
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New guidelines for extracurricular activities

HENRY COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — A new school year means new guidelines for extracurricular activities. As the COVID-19 Delta variant cases rise, Henry County school officials prepare for their students. This means football, after-school clubs, band, and more are back in session. However, Houston County Superintendent, Lori Beasley’s goal is normalcy for kids.
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4-Day Weather Forecast For Abbeville

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Abbeville: Tuesday, July 27: Showers And Thunderstorms; Wednesday, July 28: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely; Thursday, July 29: Chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms then mostly clear overnight; Friday, July 30: Sunny then
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Midland City man charged with attempted murder, police say

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (WDHN) — On Saturday night, a Midland City man was arrested on multiple charges, police said. At approximately 7:23 p.m. James Long, 48, was allegedly part of a road rage incident where he took out a gun and fired two shots at another vehicle, according to Midland City Police. No one was injured from the gunshots.
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Weather Forecast For Graceville

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Graceville: Tuesday, July 27: Showers And Thunderstorms; Wednesday, July 28: Showers And Thunderstorms; Thursday, July 29: Chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms then mostly clear overnight; Friday, July 30: Chance of showers
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Man dies after Alabama deputies use stun gun on him

A man was killed Saturday when officers responding to a burglary call shot him with a stun gun, Houston County Sheriff Donald Valenza confirms. Deputies were sent to a Bethlehem Road home after receiving reports of a home invasion and a man armed with a machete, Valenza told WTVY-TV. The...
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Headland football coach Rodney Dollar to lead softball team as well

Headland filled its vacant head softball job internally as head football coach and athletic director Rodney Dollar has taken over the role. Dollar replaces Claire Bradshaw, who resigned after this past season. Though known mostly for coaching football, Dollar has previous softball coaching experience. He directed a slow-pitch state championship...