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One person killed in early morning Enterprise crash

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WDHN) — One person is dead after being involved in a single-car crash shortly after 7 a.m. Sunday morning. The crash happened on Highway 84 at the intersection of Coppinville Road. Enterprise Police say the vehicle left the roadway and hit a tree. The driver of the...
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One dead in Enterprise crash

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WTVY) - One person is dead after a single-car crash early Sunday morning in Enterprise. Enterprise Police Department says it happened on Highway 84 at the intersection of Coppinville Road. The vehicle left the roadway striking a tree, according to a news release sent to News4. The driver...
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Rescue crews respond to an Enterprise trailer fire

COFFEE COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — Initially, there was concern a late Sunday afternoon trailer fire may have been caused by fireworks, however, that doesn’t appear to be the case. The fire occurred in a small mobile home park just south of the Enterprise city limits off Highway 27....

Who is top dog in the Wiregrass?

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - You can’t have the 4th of July without a hotdog. In fact, one of the biggest events of the day will be the annual hotdog eating contest in New York. The 2021 Nathan’s Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest Champs Michelle Lesco and Joey Chestnut look to continue their reign in 2022 when they take the big stage Monday.

Several crowd downtown Dothan for Roe v. Wade protest

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Several people crowded downtown Dothan Sunday morning to protest the recent overturning of Roe v. Wade. Protestors could be seen lined up in front of and around the Houston County courthouse. Houston County Sheriff’s are on the scene to maintain safety. “Come out and support...

Officer off job amid Dothan excessive force allegations

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -A district attorney’s office investigator who is also a member of the U.S. Marshal’s Task force is off the job amid complaints that he used excessive force. Jay Henry was placed on administrative leave following last month’s arrest of a man who led officers on...

City of Vernon hosts Independence Day celebration

Hundreds were in attendance as the City of Vernon celebrated the return of its Independence Day Celebration Saturday, July 2. The event kicked off with the downtown parade, immediately followed by festivities at the Vernon Sportsplex, where country music artist Christon Birge took the stage and provided live music for his hometown.
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July 3, 2022

Independence Day Celebration was held in Vernon Saturday July 2, 2022, the parade started at 4:00 p.m. and the fire works started at 9:00 p.m. . Read More …

Showers and storms likely for the Fourth of July

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — We’ll see a little bit of drizzle stick around through midnight. After that, we’ll be dry as we fall into the mid 70s under partly to mostly cloudy skies. FOURTH OF JULY FORECAST: Another round of afternoon/early evening showers and storms is likely,...

DFD responds to house fire near downtown

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Dothan Fire Department is looking into what caused a fire at a home on North Range Street Saturday afternoon. When firefighters arrived around 11:15 a.m., smoke and flames were visible from the front of the house. Firefighters knocked the blaze down without a problem in...

One person dead, two critically injured in Geneva car crash

GENEVA, Ala. (WDHN) — A head-on car crash in Geneva has killed one person and left two others with critical injuries. According to law enforcement, on Friday afternoon, one vehicle hit another head-on in Geneva. The accident happened at the Pea River Bridge on Highway 27. Geneva Police, Geneva...

USF anthropologist tells the story of ‘throwaway’ boys

After spending several years unearthing graves and crimes at an infamous, state-operated “school for boys” in Florida’s panhandle, University of South Florida anthropologist Erin Kimmerle has released her harrowing findings to the masses. Located outside the small town of Marianna, the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys...

Will the rain move out before tonight’s firework shows?

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Scattered showers and thunderstorms across the Wiregrass this afternoon becoming less widespread throughout the evening. Partly cloudy skies overnight tonight turning mostly clear after midnight. Temperatures will be in the upper 70s to lower 80s tonight if you are out enjoying fireworks. 8PM-9PM: Isolated shower or...

CPD nabs stabbing suspect

Chipley Police Department captured Adam Ray Neil Bodie who was wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Bodie was arrested in the Walmart parking lot and transported to the Washington County Jail. Bodie is also facing a charge of battery on a LEO. Chipley Police Department (CPD) is asking...