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Cottonwood High School beginning repairs on hurricane-damaged facilities  WSFA

Seven months since Hurricane Michael - Cottonwood High School will begin repair work on damaged school property.

Fire in Cottonwood High science building, cleanup under way  Dothan Eagle

An early morning structure fire at Cottonwood High School closed the school Thursday, but the school is open for classes Friday.

Cottonwood HS science lab goes up in flames  WTVY, Dothan

A fire at a local high school Thursday morning gave students a day off from class.

Houston County Schools re-open Friday as clean up continues  WSFA

More than a week after Hurricane Michael damaged the Wiregrass, students in Houston County Schools will finally board buses and head back to class.

Cottonwood High School mourns the loss of one of its students  WTVY, Dothan

DOTHAN, AL (WTVY) Principal Paul Strange is preparing to start another school year next week. But, like many at Cottonwood High School, it'll be with a heavy ...

Houston County schools appear structurally sound, but power an issue  Dothan Eagle

Similar to most of the counties affected by Hurricane Michael, the biggest problem at the moment for Houston County Schools is a lack of power.

Shooting threat deemed not credible at Cottonwood High, parents feel left in the dark  WTVY, Dothan

Parents are upset after the report of a shooting threat against Cottonwood High School. It all happened Tuesday night and many parents believe they were kept ...

Alabama representative hopes to help Houston County Schools with "toilet troubles"  WTVY, Dothan

The Houston County School Board has been having some “toilet troubles” at high school football fields. They are having a hard time coming up with the money ...

Cottonwood High School students clean up after tornado  Dothan Eagle

COTTONWOOD -- School was out Monday, but Cottonwood High School students were hard at work cleaning up their town after a tornado downed trees and ...

Chalk Talk: Houston County School Board discuss scheduling, safety ahead of meetings  Dothan Eagle

With a Houston County Board of Education work session and board meeting coming up, a rundown on some items that may come up for discussion again is ...

Houston County school board aligns penalties for offenses on campuses with buses  Dothan Eagle

After a slew of revisions to the Houston County School Student Code of Conduct were approved at Monday night's school board meeting, offenses by students ...

September's Teacher of the Month  WTVY, Dothan

Congratulations to high school teacher Nathan Butler! Butler is September's WTVY and Army Aviation Center Federal Credit Union's Teacher of the Month.

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief assists after Hurricane Michael  Alabama Baptist

Home | Alabama | Alabama News | Associations | Baptist News | Disaster Relief | Latest News | Top Stories | Volunteer Efforts | Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief ...

Growth in Houston County kindles need for school expansion, more revenue  Dothan Eagle

Continued growth in some Houston County schools is sparking the need for structural expansion and more revenue from local sources.

Houston County health scores, Feb. 25-March 1  Dothan Eagle

Here are the health scores for food and lodging establishments Feb. 25-March 1 as provided by the Houston County Health Department. A score of 1 means the ...

Fowler, Larry  Dothan Eagle

Mr. Larry Jack Fowler of Dothan passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018. He was 74. Graveside services will be held at 1 P.M. Saturday, February 17, 2018 at ...

Cottonwood names John Gilmore head coach, athletics director  Dothan Eagle

John Gilmore says he puts the players first. That's one of the reasons Cottonwood High School principal Judy Fowler believes he will be a great fit as the new ...

Teipel, Annie Earl Grace  Dothan Eagle

Mrs. Annie Earl Grace Teipel, age 79, a resident of Dothan, died Wednesday December 19, 2018 at Southeast Health Medical Center following an extended ...

These twin sisters are Dothan High's valedictorians  Dothan Eagle

Alexandra and Ashlyn Peters already share a special connection. After all, they're sisters and they're twins. So, maybe it is only fitting that they share the ...

Former Cottonwood QB Cooper Bateman will transfer from Alabama  Deseret News

Former Cottonwood High School quarterback Cooper Bateman will transfer from Alabama, multiple sources confirmed with the Deseret News on Sunday ...

Houston County School Board reaches settlement in discrimination suit  Dothan Eagle

The Houston County Board of Education voted 5 to 1 to approve a settlement reached in a 2012 lawsuit brought against the school board in which an ...

Road to Recovery: Eufaula continues to rebuild after EF-2 tornado  WSFA

Tornado recovery efforts continue in Eufaula after parts of the city were damaged by an EF-2 tornado, March 3rd.

Former Alabama QB Cooper Bateman has enrolled at Utah. Whether he plays football is to be decided.  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

New Brockton rocks the 80s  The Southeast Sun

New Brockton High School will be celebrating its homecoming from Sept. 23-29.

Welch, Gary Lee  Dothan Eagle

Gary Lee Welch, a resident of Cottonwood, died Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Southeast Alabama Medical Center. He was 54. Funeral services for Gary will be ...

Utah football: Alabama transfer Cooper Bateman settles in with the Utes  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

Trump issues emergency order grounding Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 planes  WSFA

Pres. Trump issues an order to ground the popular aircraft. The U.S. is the last country that fly the planes to ground them.

Cottonwood murder-suicide victim remembered for helping others  Dothan Eagle

Brett Swisher gave much of his life helping others, especially through living out the principles he learned as a Boy Scout.

Storms race through Wiregrass, causing damage  Dothan Eagle

A likely tornado skirted the Alabama-Florida line Sunday morning, uprooting scores of trees in the Cottonwood area and damaging some homes before moving ...

Off to a good year for Superintendent David Sewell  WTVY, Dothan

The Houston County School System officially welcomed in David Sewell as the new superintendent on Monday, January 2, 2017.

Second former Prattville police officer sentenced to prison  WSFA

Former Prattville police officer John Wayne McDaniel, Jr. was sentenced to prison Friday, according to Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall's office.

Right-wing groups urge U.S. Supreme Court to accept appeal challenging Utah election law  Salt Lake Tribune

Several right-wing politicians and groups are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to accept a last-ditch appeal from the Utah Republican Party seeking to overturn a ...


Charlotte Whitehead McCall Charlotte Whitehead McCall, of Jacksonville, FL, formerly of Cottonwood, AL, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014. Funeral ...

Two get prison in burglary cases | Crime and Court  Dothan Eagle

Two men up for sentencing on Wednesday on unrelated burglary charges received prison sentences after they both tested positive for drug use during their ...

'Leap of faith:' Utah students get help applying for college  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

2017 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Region, Central Area  Deseret News

"A Sterling Scholar is a high school senior who is publicly recognized and awarded for the pursuit of excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship in the ...

Woman, unborn child die in suspected DUI crash  WSFA

FOLEY, AL (WSFA) - Foley police say alcohol may have been a factor in a two-vehicle crash that left a woman and her unborn child dead. According to Foley ...

3 arrested, accused of pretending to collect money for 6-year-old with cancer  WSFA

The suspects allegedly downloaded a picture of the girl from a local news website and went door-to-door asking for money.

Utah's 2018 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Central area  Deseret News

See the students nominated from their respective schools in the Wasatch Front Central area.

GMHBA's 'Showcase of Homes' begins this weekend  WSFA

The Greater Montgomery Home Builders Association is holding its annual Showcase of Homes beginning this weekend.

Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame announces Class of 2017  WTVY, Dothan

Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame 25th Annual Induction Ceremony When: Saturday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m.. Where: Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center (795 Ross Clark ...

Hinson, Edward  Dothan Eagle

Mr. Edward Lamar Hinson of Headland passed away Thursday, October 26, 2017 at his residence. He was 80. Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. Tuesday, ...

Loachapoka high baseball, softball fields undergo transformation  WSFA

The baseball and softball fields look almost unrecognizable when compared to just a few months ago.

Burnham's Shoes to close Saturday  Dothan Eagle

Sybil Burnham compares owning a shoe store to farming.

Skeletal remains found in Montgomery neighborhood  WSFA

Police say they are investigating after skeletal remains were found in Montgomery Saturday.

Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame: Eddie Barnes made his mark in Wiregrass and beyond  Dothan Eagle

Though growing up in Panama City, Fla., it's the Wiregrass where the roots of basketball coach Eddie Barnes run deep.

Woman killed after vehicle overturns into Covington County creek  WSFA

A woman was killed after a vehicle lost control on a patch of ice and overturned into a creek in Covington County Wednesday afternoon, according to ALEA.

EJI legacy museum garners strong emotion from visitors  WSFA

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Thursday was a very emotional day in downtown Montgomery- the opening of the legacy museum brought hundreds from all ...

Providence Christian Hires Casey Smith as Head Baseball Coach  WTVY, Dothan

DOTHAN, AL -- The Providence Christian Baseball Team has a new head coach. The school on Monday announced the hiring of Casey Smith to replace Nick ...

Hold the phone, Wiregrass Cardinals Red 17U team wins AAU National Championships tourney  Dothan Eagle

Word may have been a little slower spreading than usual about the Wiregrass Cardinals Red 17U team winning an amazing third straight Amateur Athletic ...

Prattville domestic violence suspect considered 'armed and dangerous'  WSFA

Johnny Lee Harris has warrants pertaining to charges of domestic violence out and is wanted firing into an occupied dwelling.

Penn, John Edward  Dothan Eagle

The Legendary John Edward Penn. John Edward Penn, 64, resident of Wicksburg, Alabama passed away early Friday morning, September 18 after a long battle ...

Enthusiastic, charismatic Utah politician Randy Horiuchi dies at age 61  Salt Lake Tribune

S.L. County politician Randy Horiuchi, known for his enthusiasm, charisma and unpredictability, dies at 61. Tribune File Photo Randy Horiuchi. Danny Chan La ...

Demopolis man arrested after juvenile shot, killed  WSFA

A Demopolis man has been charged with murder after a juvenile was shot and killed early Saturday morning.

Troy’s Neal Brown challenges youth to be spiritual leaders  Dothan Eagle

A recent tragedy inspired Troy head football coach Neal Brown, and that inspiration fueled a challenge to high school athletes to lead at Tuesday's Fellowship of ...

College football: Spring brings QB competitions from Alabama to Notre Dame  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2016, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

Kragthorpe: Steve Sarkisian's role creates BYU angle in title game  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

Wozow, Anderson Engagement  Dothan Eagle

Dr. and Mrs. Bruce Wozow of Cottonwood are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Cynthia Lee, to Jonathan ...

Too many Utah college students aren't ready for rigor  Salt Lake Tribune

The tens of thousands of students who need remedial work are costly for taxpayers, less likely to graduate. Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake Tribune Lone Peak High ...

NWS: Damage in Houston, Henry counties caused by tornadoes  WSFA

The National Weather *Service* in Tallahassee, FL, confirmed damage in Henry and Houston counties Sunday morning was caused by two tornadoes.

South Jordan mayoral candidate brings back proposal for city-owned bus line  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

Wetumpka mother indicted on child abuse charges  WSFA

An Elmore County grand jury has indicted a Wetumpka mother on aggravated child abuse and chemical endangerment charges.

Woman dies in accident on Lake Martin  WSFA

The Labor Day weekend ended tragically for a Montgomery woman.

Fmr. Alabama KKK leader sentenced for cross burning, obstruction  WSFA

A 28-year-old former leader of an Alabama chapter of the Ku Klux Klan is being sentenced to prison for his participation in a 2009 cross burning incident, and ...

Alabama teen dies after being struck by lightning  Daily Mail

Aron Dunn had stepped out on the porch of his home near Dothan when a bolt of lightning ran through a tree, then jumped to the teen, going through his body ...

The offseason status of NFL players with Utah ties  Deseret News

The 2013 NFL season is right around the corner with team training camps starting across the league, and there are many NFL players with Utah ties looking.

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