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Dothan Becomes Alabama’s First HeartSafe City

By:Sharla Fletcher/WDNews/April 30,2024/5:30pmCDT

Dothan – (WDNews) In a momentous ceremony held at the state Capital in Montgomery, AL today, Governor Kay Ivey proudly proclaimed Dothan as the FIRST HeartSafe City in all of Alabama. Representatives from various organizations including the Southeast Health Foundation, Southeast Health, Southeast Alabama EMS Council, the Dothan Fire Department, the Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce, along with the City of Dothan Government graced the occasion, underscoring the collaborative effort behind this significant achievement.

Acknowledging the collective endeavor, Governor Ivey expressed gratitude to the numerous area businesses and organizations whose unwavering support played a pivotal role in securing this esteemed honor for Dothan. The designation as a HeartSafe City shows the city’s commitment to promoting heart health and ensuring the safety and well-being of its residents within.