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Daleville head coach resigns
DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Will Garner, Daleville High School’s former head football coach, has accepted a job as an assistant defensive coach at Dothan High School. Though Garner has officially resigned from Daleville City Schools, he will continue to fulfill his duties as athletic director, assistant baseball coach, and strength coach with the school system from now until the end of the school year.
Army helicopter crash in Alabama leaves 2 pilots with minor injuries
PIKE COUNTY, Ala. — Two Army pilots on a training exercise escaped with minor injuries when the helicopter they were in crashed Friday in Alabama, military authorities said. Fort Novosel in Dale County confirmed in a news release that the two-person crew was conducting flight training aboard a UH-72 Lakota helicopter when it went down around 2:35 p.m. in Pike County. The Pike County Sheriff’s Office responded to a crash site in a wooded area near the town of Banks.
Spicing Up Your Taste Buds: The 4 Unmissable Mexican Eateries in Enterprise
This article presents an exploration of four exceptional Mexican restaurants located in Enterprise. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Family of mentally ill man killed by law enforcement speaks out, wants more support from the state in mental health
OZARK, Ala. (WDHN) — Amanda Hawes and her mother were heartbroken to learn that their loved one Boyd Phillips Jr., who had a mental illness was shot and killed by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. “My brother just wanted help,” Hawes said. “I broke down and cried I was...
Missing Alabama boy found dead in swimming pool near his home
An 11-year-old southeast Alabama boy reported missing Wednesday night has been found dead. Ricky Zane Lawrence was last seen in his backyard in Geneva, in Geneva County, around 5:33 p.m. Wednesday, said the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, which issued an alert for him. Authorities had said Zane could be living...
Wiregrass district attorney breaks down indictments and procedures
Six people are all facing murder charges, some from as far back as 2022. Now, they're all one step closer to trial.
February Teacher of the Month: Dawn Snell
Day in and day out, this Newton Elementary 2nd grade teacher is on a mission to instill a message of love, self-worth and belonging in her students.
Maryland teenager charged with ‘swatting’ incident in southeast Alabama
HOUSTON COUNTY, Ala (WDHN) — An 18-year-old from Maryland was arrested by the FBI and will face charges in Alabama after Houston County Investigators claimed he was responsible for a “swatting” incident in early January that caused the evacuation of a trailer park in Cowarts. From Jan. 2- 3, Houston County and Dale County Dispatch […]
The gas price fluctuate between $2.96 and $3.05 in Daleville as of 2024-02-23. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
Sheriff: Alabama man runs from deputies after violating protection order, crashes on highway after chase
HOUSTON COUNTY, Ala (WDHN) — An Alabama man was booked into the Houston County Jail Tuesday afternoon after leading Houston County deputies on a chase through Dothan that ended with a crash on Highway 84, Sheriff Donald Valenza said. According to Sheriff Valenza, sometime before lunch on Tuesday, Houston County deputies received a call from […]
Indictment brought against teen mom accused of putting baby in a trash compactor
DOTHAN, Ala (WDHN) — A Houston County Grand Jury has indicted an 18-year-old Dothan woman whose baby died after police say she placed him in a dumpster with a trash compactor and lied to investigators about it. Jakayla Williams is charged with one count of Capital Murder in the...
Enterprise City Council Approves New, Inclusive Playground Equipment for Johnny Henderson Family Park
The Enterprise City Council has approved the purchase of new playground equipment for Johnny Henderson Family Park. This includes a 'Sensory Wave Climber Arch' and a 'Discover Cave', designed for children aged 2-12 and 2-5 respectively. Additional features like a mirror and bells will also be added.
Montgomery DA ‘very disappointed’ former cop being freed from prison in shooting death plea welcomed by AG
A white former Montgomery police officer convicted in the 2016 shooting death of a Black man will soon be getting out of prison. A Dale County jury in 2019 convicted Aaron Cody Smith, 31, of manslaughter in the death of 59-year-old Gregory Gunn after an encounter in a Montgomery neighborhood on Feb. 25, 2016.
Over $90K dispersed to Wiregrass area schools in Downtown Dothan Hoops Classic
16 teams from the 2023 tournament accepted some big bucks for their schools on behalf of Dothan Leisure Services.
Some light rain and slightly cooler temperatures
DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Tonight will be quite warm with lows sitting around 60 degrees. A couple of light showers are possible, but most folks will stay bone dry. Friday starts warm and stays warm into the afternoon with low 70s for highs. A cold front will help bring a few showers and maybe a rumble of thunder around or before noon. Skies will start off cloudy, but we should clear out in the afternoon and evening.
Standoff over in Dale County
DALE COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — A standoff in the 200 block of Hartford Street in Newton is over. Dale County Sheriff Mason Bynum confirmed the standoff was over, and the man was in custody at 6:40 p.m. Tuesday. According to Sheriff Bynum, the standoff began at around 4:00 p.m....
Nice, sunny, and warm weekend ahead
DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN)– We had to deal with some light rain early this morning, but we are going to clear out as we go throughout our morning and afternoon. We are going to see temperatures in the 70s once again. A cold front is currently sweeping through and we are going to see a slight drop in temperatures for our weekend.
Fort Novosel officer academy hosts run to honor 6-year-old fighting cancer
Before the sun came up, members of the Noncommissioned Officer Academy were ready to run for a good cause...hope.
Mike Sawyer didn't compromise in fight against juvenile smoking | OPINION
On February 17, 1987, I resigned from my Business Enterprise Representative job with the state of Alabama Department of Education (ADOE) after receiving a good job performance evaluation a few weeks earlier. The reality was that my public fight against teen smoking in Alabama between that job rating date forced...
Suspects in Elba Valentine’s Day murder denied bond
DOTHAN, Ala (WDHN) — Two suspects charged in the murder of a 24-year-old Elba man have been ordered to stay in the Coffee County Jail. Freddie McGee Jr. and Lena McGhee were denied bond after an Aniahs Law hearing Thursday afternoon in Coffee County. The two and an unidentified...