Dale County


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Dale County, Alabama

202 Hwy 123 S Suite C
Ozark, AL 36360
Phone: (334) 774-6025
Fax: (334) 774-1841

In southeastern AL, northwest of Dothan; organized Dec 22, 1824 from Covington and Henry counties. Name Origin: For Samuel Dale (1772-1841), officer and scout in the Indian wars, and legislator in AL and MS

Area (sq mi):: 562.67 (land 561.07; water 1.60) Population per square mile: 86.90
Population 2005: 48,748 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.80%; 1990-2000 -1.00% Population 2000: 49,129 (White 72.80%; Black or African American 20.40%; Hispanic or Latino 3.30%; Asian 1.10%; Other 4.10%). Foreign born: 3.10%. Median age: 34.30
Income 2000: per capita $16,010; median household $31,998; Population below poverty level: 15.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,266-$22,124
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 20.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Ozark County seat (14,953)

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    First Responders in Dale County will now be capable to respond better to crisis and emergencies due to a huge communications development.
    Reserve Dale County Sherriff's Deputy Ty Powell and Tactical Officer Deputy Bob Andrews of the Dale County Aviation Unit landed the helicopter in front of the baseball field at the Wallace campus in Dothan, where the students were given the opportunity to inspect the craft and ask the experienced officers about the role of the helicopter in law enforcement.
    Earlier in the day, Dale County Sheriff Wally Olson said: "We're doing everything possible to bring this child home.
    Based on our discussions with Mr Dykes, he feels like he has a story that's important to him, although it's very complex," Dale County Sheriff Wally Olson said on Monday.
    I want to thank him for taking care of our child, that is very important," Dale County Sheriff Wally Olson told a press conference.
    The Dale County Sheriff's Department said the child was not believed to have been harmed.
    The same parent supercell thunderstorm spawned an EF-1 tornado southwest of Echo, Alabama in Dale County at 1948 UTC (1:48 PM CST) and traveled 38 miles to the northeast across Henry County, Alabama, and Clay and Quitman counties in southwest Georgia before it lifted at 2038 UTC (3:38 PM EST).
    A survey of the vascular flora of the area surrounding Dale County Lake was conducted from May 1998 through August 2000.
    For Marlene, who teaches at Walton Le Dale county primary school, near Preston, Lancs, is expert at getting, then holding the attention of youngsters with conditions that affect concentration.
    Upon completion of the merger, Coffee County Bank merged with Synovus' affiliate in adjacent Dale County, Fort Rucker National Bank to form Community Bank and Trust of Southeast Alabama.
    Government, today announced that a jury in the Circuit Court of Dale County, Alabama found in favor of the Company in its complaint against GE Capital Aviation Services, Inc.
    Dale County Sheriff Wally Olson told reporters that the boy had not been harmed.