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Houston County Alabama

Houston County was founded February 9, 1903
It was established on February 9, 1903 from parts of Dale County, Geneva County and Henry County. It was named after George Smith Houston, a Governor of Alabama.  Its county seat is Dothan.

           
DOTHAN CIVIC CENTER    ---   HOUSTON COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Photo by Christopher Hollis for Wdwic Pictures - Own work for Wdwic Pictures. CC BY 2.5

CITIES, TOWNS,  AND POPULATED PLACES

* Dothan (county seat) * Ashford * Avon * Columbia * Cottonwood * Cowarts * Gordon * Kinsey * Madrid * Rehobeth * Taylor * Webb * Ardilla * Big Creek * Crosby * Grangeburg * Love Hill * Lucy *
* Pansey * Peterman * Pleasant Plains * Wicksburg *

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Website Updates:
Sept 2018: Birth News: PULLEN, ROLAND; Sick List News: COTTON, ESPY, NEWBERRY, PITTMAN, STEPHENS, WHIDDON; Marriage News: BAKER, WILSON, HARPER, DAWSEY, BROWN, SHADGATE
Jun 2018: Marriage News: PAXTON, TURNER, TAUNTON
Mar 2018: Website updated and pages are mobile friendly; Death News: ALLEN, PENNINGTON; Visiting News: GRANGER, DANIELS, BOND, TRAMMELL, GOOLSBY, BOX, WILSON, PETERMAN, KILLINGSWORTH, SINGLETARY
Dec 2017: Visiting News: UNDERWOOD, BRACKINS, MARTIN, HALL, JOHNSON, MELTON, TIDWELL, ADAMS, DEWSEY
Jul 2017: Crime News: DRIGGERS, HAWKINS, RIVERS, MCCORDEL
Apr 2017: County: 1923 County Officers
 
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Surrounding Counties

* Henry County (north)

* Early County, Georgia (east)

* Seminole County, Georgia (southeast)

* Jackson County, Florida (south)

* Geneva County (west)

* Dale County (northwest)

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