CNN Correspondent Visits Dothan

CNN Correspondent Visits Dothan

October 3, 2008

On September 19, 2008 CNN Correspondent John Zarrella and his videographer Jerry Simonson spent the day in Dothan to gather information for a story about Dothan, Temple Emanu-El, our organization, and the Family Relocation Project.

John and Jerry spent 90 minutes at the Temple to tour the facility and interview Rabbi Lynne Goldsmith.

Then, Jewish Community Services executive director Rob Goldsmith provided a tour of Dothan and was interviewed, followed by an interview of Dothan’s Mayor Pat Thomas.

The final stop was Larry & Laura Blumberg’s home. John and Jerry interviewed Larry as well as Daryl and Loretta Shapiro and Marty and Abbie Margolies.

The day concluded with a warm and wonderful Shabbat evening dinner hosted by Larry and Laura.


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