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2nd charged in September shooting near Auburn University
AUBURN, AL (WSFA) - A 22-year-old man has been charged in a September shooting which left one person dead and four others injured outside an Auburn McDonald’s. According to Auburn police, Michael Terrell Long is charged with discharging a firearm within the city limits of Auburn, reckless endangerme
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Lee Co. searching for suspect in multiple car break-ins
LEE COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - The Lee County Sheriff’s is asking for assistance in locating a suspect believed to be part of multiple break-ins in one night. They have released surveillance photos in the hopes that someone will recognize the suspect believed to be part of a string of vehicle break-ins.
Auburn ice skating rink opens for the season
AUBURN, AL (WTVM) - Get your ice skates ready! The Ice Days Skating Rink at the Auburn Mall is open for the season!. The rink is located in the parking lot closest to Dillard’s.
Auburn police confirm student arrested after incident at Auburn High School
AUBURN, Ala (WRBL) - Auburn police confirm a 17-year-old Auburn High School student was arrested for allegedly being disorderly after a Friday morning incident at the high school.
Roads closing this week on University of Alabama campus
Sections of Paul W. Bryant Drive, University Boulevard and Seventh Avenue on the University of Alabama campus will close this week as work begins on construction projects during the winter break.
Alabama teen missing for over a month spotted getting into RV in Georgia
LAGRANGE, Ga. — Police in west Georgia believe they may have spotted a missing teen not seen since October. Darren Earles vanished after leaving Valley High School in Valley, Alabama on Oct. 25. However, on Saturday just before 1 p.m., Earles was seen getting into an RV at the LaGrange, Georgia Walm
No. 8 Auburn survives UAB 75-71 in overtime rivalry thriller
Jared Harper knifed to the hoop with a minute left in overtime, crossed under the basket, laid the ball off the glass, and the orange-and-blue crowd in the Magic City erupted — as No. 8 Auburn moved on to top UAB 75-71 in an extra-time thriller on rivalry night in Birmingham.
Police reports from Dec. 14
>First-degree theft of property was reported Thursday in the 100 block of Lee Road 317 in Smiths Station. >First-degree theft of property and third-degree criminal trespass was reported Thursday in the 200 block of Lee Road 746 in Salem.
Alabama elementary school bus driver buys McDonald’s breakfast for students when ice delays school opening
One generous Alabama school bus driver has gone viral for purchasing 50 McDonald’s breakfast biscuits for his elementary school students when icy roads delayed the school’s opening, so that the youngsters would not go hungry in class.
Woman charged in Opelika daycare assault case
A woman was charged Wednesday in connection to the misdemeanor assault of a 3-year-old girl at a daycare. Gladys Moore was arrested Wednesday by Opelika Police Department on a warrant charging her with third-degree assault, according to the Lee County Jail. She was booked at the Lee County Jail and
Alabama man convicted of murdering an Auburn University student receives new hearing
OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) - A hearing has been set for an Alabama man seeking a new trial over his death sentence for kidnapping and killing an Auburn University student. News outlets report U.S. Army veteran Courtney Lockhart has a Dec. 17 hearing in Opelika, Alabama, prompted by a 2015 appeal request. Lo
PHOTOS: The holiday season in Lee County through the years
Annual holiday event lights up downtown Opelika 2008. Tour shares holiday spirit, appreciation of history 2008. Sales strong for area retailers ahead of Christmas 2009. Opelika, Auburn get white Christmas after all 2010.
Auburn woman charged with theft of more than $50,000 from local auto supplier
A former human resource manager at an area automotive supplier was charged Wednesday in connection to the felony theft of more than $50,000 from the business. Tammy D. Harris, 48, of Auburn, was arrested by the Auburn Police Division on Wednesday and charged with first-degree theft of property.
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UPDATED: Ice rink at Auburn Mall sets new opening date for Sunday
The Auburn/Opelika Holiday Ice Skating Rink will open Sunday, the city of Auburn announced on Friday. The seasonal, temporary rink will be open for business beginning at 11 a.m. Sunday and will remain open until 10 p.m. The rink is located in the parking lot in front of the old J.C. Penney's site.
Santa Claus is coming to Toomer's Corner
This weekend, Santa is coming to downtown Auburn. He will be available to meet at Toomer’s Corner to pose for photos without cost, but donations to United Way of Lee County will be appreciated.
Gus Malzahn: Auburn's offense, fortunes to rise as he takes playcall duties
AUBURN, Ala. -- Gus Malzahn is returning to his playcalling roots -- and to Auburn for another season. The coach addressed talk about his job security after the team's first bowl practice Thursday. He also expressed enthusiasm about reclaiming the role as offensive playcaller that propelled him to t
WEEKEND PLANNER: This weekend's events in Opelika-Auburn
This weekend is packed full of activities to do throughout the area, especially holiday-related activities. Here’s what’s going on this weekend in Opelika-Auburn:. Where: Monkey Park (Opelika)
19-year-old Valley man dies due to injuries sustained in Lee Road 270 crash
LEE COUNTY, Ala (WRBL) A young Valley man involved in a single-vehicle crash on November 26th has died due to his injuries. Lee County Coroner Bill Harris confirms 19-year-old Case Robert Hoiness of Valley passed away Wednesday morning, December 12th at an Atlanta hospital.