Dothan was born November 11,1885, being named by J. Z. S. Connelly,
pastor of the Foster Street M. E. Church, from a Bible verse.
“They have departed hence; for I heard them say,
‘Let us go to Dothan”
Welcome to the The Historic District, Dothan, Alabama. Our goal is to provide useful information about our city renewal projects that we hope makes it easier for you to join in and help develop city revitalization opportunities.
We look forward to hearing from you.
At this site, you will discover Dothan’s Historic District and the exciting events for you everyday in downtown Dothan, Alabama. Join in our purpose and redevelopment efforts. Submit your own memory stories.
Feel free to browse around this site. If you have additions or questions, or need more information and want to contact us, click on the contact button on any page within this magazine.
Downtown Dothan - Reviving A City’s Proud History
Downtown Dothan History Video!