Latest Dothan, Alabama Stories

2013-12-11 23:22:02

Marathon Health partners with Wayne Farms to provide onsite healthcare services. Burlington, Vt. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Marathon Health, Inc. announced today its selection to provide onsite population health management services for several of Wayne Farms LLC’s facilities, beginning with the fresh processing plant located in Dothan, Alabama. Effective January 2014, Marathon Health will provide wellness and healthcare services to Wayne Farms’ employees and dependents at the Dothan...

2013-05-20 23:22:04

Southeast Alabama Medical Center selects BESLER Consulting to assist in the identification and recovery of Medicare Transfer DRG underpayments. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 BESLER Consulting, a leading provider of comprehensive revenue recovery services to healthcare organizations, is pleased to announce that Southeast Alabama Medical Center of Dothan, Alabama has selected the company to assist in the identification of Medicare Transfer DRG underpayments. Under Medicare reimbursement...

2009-12-24 12:34:00

DOTHAN, Ala., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Developer Ronnie Gilley creates 2,000 jobs through Country Crossing, an entertainment destination situated in rural Southeast Alabama. Alabama currently has the tenth fastest growing unemployment rate in the country. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091224/CL30465LOGO ) Country Crossing is designed as a country music entertainment extravaganza with country music star-themed venues and attractions. The development opened on December 1,...

2009-08-27 16:30:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern Company announced today that Carrie Kurlander has been named vice president, communications, effective immediately. In her new role, Kurlander will oversee the company's external and internal communication initiatives. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080801/SOCOLOGO) "Carrie brings experience, knowledge and a unique perspective to the position, which is of great value as our company and our industry face challenging times,"...

2008-07-22 09:00:34

By Matt Elofson, Dothan Eagle, Ala. Jul. 22--Dothan police arrested five men as part of a week-long undercover investigation into reports of improper sexual acts at Westgate Park. All five men, who were from the Wiregrass area, along with Florida and Georgia, were released after they posted a $300 bond on the misdemeanor charges. The investigation, which happened from Tuesday to Friday, focused on same gender harassment at the park. "The focus was where people were being...

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  • A spider.
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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'