The City of Phenix City is staying in close contact with health officials and is monitoring updates from the Alabama Department of Public Health regarding the coronavirus, and as of right now, there has been one case of coronavirus confirmed in Alabama.
Opelika is getting recognized nationally for its southern charm, deep industrial roots and its recent innovation. In Southern Living’s article of the "South’s Best Small Town 2020," Opelika ranked 16 of 20. Check out the article below!
Two of Auburn University’s most distinguished alumni, Dave Clark '96, senior vice president of worldwide operations at Amazon, and Joe Forehand Jr. '71, former CEO and chairman of Accenture, will return to their alma mater to speak at the May 2 and 3 spring commencement ceremonies, where more than 5,000 students are expected to graduate.
On Saturday, March 7, 2020, Keep Opelika Beautiful will be leading the way for a citywide cleanup! 28 groups will be participating this year and each group determines their own location and start time.
A Romanian man pled guilty on Wednesday to multiple counts of access device fraud and aggravated identity theft, announced U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations Assistant Special Agent in Charge James G. Hernandez.
A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted an Addison man for being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Special Agent in Charge Marcus Watson.
In March, Auburn residents will begin receiving postcards from the U.S. Census Bureau with instructions on how to participate in the 2020 Census. Postcards will be landing in mailboxes between March 12 and 20, and all households are required to complete a census form that counts every resident of the household.
Melissa Halford, a lecturer in Auburn University’s Physics Department in the College of Sciences and Mathematics, comments below on recent reports of repeating radio signals that are coming from outside of our galaxy.