Aunt Katie's Community Garden

Local Spotlight: Aunt Katie’s Community Garden

The earlier we plant the seed for good eating habits, the healthier we can live. Still, not everyone has the same resources—and that can make proper nutrition harder to obtain. Aunt Katie’s Community Garden on South Linden St. in Dothan will help kids in our communities grow strong and healthy. After all, every child deserves Read more about Local Spotlight: Aunt Katie’s Community Garden[…]

the Whispering Giant

Local Spotlight: The Whispering Giant

Dothan, AL’s tallest resident stands at 20 feet—and he has an important story to tell. His name? The Whispering Giant, located outside the Houston-Love Memorial Public Library! More on The Whispering Giant Knowing about history can ensure a more equitable present and future. It also shows respect to those who came before us. Created by Read more about Local Spotlight: The Whispering Giant[…]

Wiregrass Area Food Bank

Local Spotlight: Wiregrass Area Food Bank

Feeding America estimates that more than 54 million Americans may struggle with food insecurity this year. This number has drastically risen from the 2019’s figure of 35 million—and COVID-19 seems to play a big part. That means food banks, like the Wiregrass Area Food Bank, need extra support. Today, we’re shining a spotlight on this Read more about Local Spotlight: Wiregrass Area Food Bank[…]

Water World Dothan

Local Spotlight: Water World Dothan

When summer arrives, we all feel the need to cool down—and there’s no better place to beat the heat than Water World Dothan. While they’re closed to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we can still imagine all the fun. Besides, a visit in the future will be even more exciting, since good things come to Read more about Local Spotlight: Water World Dothan[…]

Wallace Community College

Local Spotlight: Wallace Community College

Many of us have had extra time recently to consider how we want to live our lives. Whether that means moving, learning a new skill, or even starting a different career, the idea of change can be exciting—and overwhelming. If you’re considering earning a degree or attending classes in Dothan, Wallace Community College is here Read more about Local Spotlight: Wallace Community College[…]

World’s Smallest City Block

Local Spotlight: World’s Smallest City Block

From big to small, Dothan has it all. Dothan is home to the largest peanut festival in the world—and the world’s smallest city block. But don’t let the block’s diminutive size fool you; it’s become a local legend and major tourist draw. About the Block Sited at the union of three streets, the world’s smallest Read more about Local Spotlight: World’s Smallest City Block[…]