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Jackson running for Auburn mayor

Auburn native Lindburgh B. Jackson has thrown his hat in the ring as a candidate to be Auburn's next mayor with the goal of championing more diversity and inclusion in the community.He said that he was spurred to run for office because he saw that Auburn was a divided city, particularly between nort

AUBURNVILLAGER.COM - 2018-08-15 17:22:00

UPDATE: Auburn poilce arrest two men for carjacking a woman at gunpoint

AUBURN, Ala. (WRBL) - Two Birmingham men are facing robbery and a slew of other charges after police say they carjacked a woman and gunpoint, stole her car and led police on a chase that ended in a crash in Opelika.

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-15 19:03:27

Police reports from Aug. 15

Opelika Police Department>First-degree theft of property occurred Tuesday at Golden Cherry Motel, located at 1010 Second Avenue.Lee County Sheriff’s Office>First-degree theft of property was reported Tuesday in the 100 block of Lee Road 346 in Salem.>Two counts of possession of a controlled substanc

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-15 13:19:00

Police chase ends with car crash, injury, arrests; suspects ID'd

Kelvin M. Jelks, 24, and Dijimon M. Moss, 20, both of Birmingham, were arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged with first-degree robbery and fleeing/attempting to elude police officers, according to the Auburn Police Division.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-14 22:20:00

Two men arrested after vehicle, foot chase

At around 3 p.m. on Tuesday, a vehicle was reported stolen in the 2300 block of Mimms Road in Auburn, said Auburn Capt. Lorenza Dorsey.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-14 22:20:00

KIA, Georgia workers brace for impact of tariffs

The long-term effects of the tariffs are still unknown, but the uncertainty leaves many with concerns. Congressman Drew Ferguson explained to News 3 the importance of the auto industry on Georgia thanks to investments of "$2.9 billion in Georgia, creating over 69,000 jobs and providing over $4.1 bil

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-15 10:29:31

Auburn Tigers 'pretty close' to naming starters on offensive line

The Tigers are especially interested in what happens along the offensive line, where the sixth-year head coach has been hesitant to name anyone a starter — other than to assume left tackle Prince Tega Wanogho Jr., offensive guardMarquel Harrelland offensive guard/centerMike Hortonwill start along th

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 20:39:41

Auburn's Wildcat package could have familiar look, but with 1 major change

"Chandler is an old guy that you know what you're getting, has done it in games and then you have Whitlow, you're trying to see him," Auburn coach Gus Malzahn said. "We'll see."

AL.COM - 2018-08-15 15:10:00

UPDATE: Police charge two Birmingham suspects for Tuesday vehicle theft, chase

Kelvin M. Jelks, 24, and Dijimon M. Moss, 20, both of Birmingham, were arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged with first-degree robbery and fleeing/attempting to elude police officers, according to the Auburn Police Division.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-14 22:20:00

Malzahn, Auburn making depth chart progress following a run-oriented scrimmage

Todd Van Emst/AU AthleticsBig Kat Bryant and T.D. Moultry Auburn football practice on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 in Auburn, Ala. Todd Van Emst/AU Athletics

AUBURN PLAINSMAN - 2018-08-15 20:45:07

Auburn Police charge four with breaking and entering a motor vehicle and other charges

Police arrested 19-year-old Nakevious Devon Thomas, of Opelika, along with three juveniles from Auburn on charges of breaking and entering of a motor vehicle and fourth-degree theft of property.


Police reports for August 13

Duty upon striking fixtures upon a highway, fleeing/attempting to elude officer, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a pistol by a drunk/addict were reported in Auburn on Aug. 10.


Flash Flood warning issued for western Lee County

These areas include Auburn, Opelika, Notasulga, Beauregard, Auburn University, Loachapoka, Robert G. Pitts Airport, Chewacla State Park and Roxana.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-14 17:55:00

'CONSIDER HIM ARMED AND DANGEROUS': West Point man wanted for murder

23-year-old Trent Murphy, of West Point, currently being sought in connection with the June 13, 2018, murder of Reggie Pearson of Valley Alabama. Police say Murphy should be considered armed and dangerous.

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-14 15:35:21

Allen Greene speaks on athletics, the Auburn family

A small crowd gathered at the Auburn Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday to hear Auburn University Athletics Director Allen Greene speak about the Auburn family, Auburn University athletics, and how welcomed he was into Auburn.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-15 12:00:00

Multiple suspects charged with breaking and entering a motor vehicle, theft

The 19-year-old Opelika man was identified as Nakevious Devon Thomas. Taken to the Lee County Jail, he was being held on a $4,000 bond. The juveniles were taken to the Lee County Youth Development Center Detention Facility. They are still in custody while awaiting a detention hearing.


‘We’re going to get there’ - Auburn OL confident heading into season - Auburn University

"Not a lot of people actually believe in our offensive line right now, so we just have to prove them wrong," junior offensive tackle

AUBURNTIGERS.COM - 2018-08-14 12:10:00

Auburn airport projects moving forward

The previous taxiway was too close to the runway and was not stressed to handle the weight of aircraft at the airport, according to previous reports. The new runway will be capable of handling 75,000 pounds.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-15 12:00:00

Police searching for murder suspect - Valley Times-News

WEST POINT — The West Point Police Department believes a man wanted in connection to a June murder may be in the Troup County area.According to a press release, authorities are still searching for 23-year-old Trent Murphy, one of three men sought in connection with the shooting death of Reggie Pears

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-08-14 16:05:34

Auburn High PTO offers an 'opt out' fundraiser for parents

Auburn High School parents who are tired of selling gift wrap, cookie dough, or participating in other traditional fundraisers have the option to do something slightly different this year.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-14 12:00:00