Orientation Held for Newly Elected Officials

Three newly-elected Dothan city commissioners are getting ready to take office. Larry Matthews, Paul Lee and Taylor Barbaree attended an orientation session to learn about Dothan city government on Thursday.

The three men were winners in the Dothan city elections, held in July. They will be sworn into office, along with Mayor-elect Pat Thomas during a special ceremony on September 29th at the Dothan Civic Center.

A reception honoring out-going Mayor Chester Sowell and Commissioners James Reading and Don Clements is set for Monday, September 26th on the second floor of the Civic Center.The public is invited to attend both events.