Wiregrass hotels return to normal as Floridians return home

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -As of Tuesday September 27, hotels across Dothan were nearing zero vacancy, filled with people from Florida seeking refuge fro...

October 3, 2022
2:44 AM

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -As of Tuesday September 27, hotels across Dothan were nearing zero vacancy, filled with people from Florida seeking refuge from Hurricane Ian. Just a few days later on Friday September 30, it's bare bones as those people return home to do damage control.Paul Naylor evacuated from his home in Cape Coral on Tuesday with his wife and their dog. He soon realized others had the same idea.The Naylor's were joined by hundreds of other Floridians looking for a safe place to stay. They filled up Dothan hotels to escape the destruction.

Caroline Gerhart