A nationwide publication has named Dothan one of the best places in America to start and grow a business.
Entrepreneur Magazine rates Alabama as the nation's third best state for business growth.
The Auburn-Opelika area leads the magazine's list of small city hot-spots, with Huntsville and Dothan also making the top ten.
The magazine ranks Mobile as the best mid-size city for business climate.
Mobile finished fifth on the magazine's list last year.