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One person dead, two injured in weekend shooting at Auburn apartment complex
The incident is being investigated by the Auburn Police Division and is not believed to be a random shooting.The incident remains under investigation, and no further details are being released at this time. Anyone with information related to this case is asked to contact the Auburn Police Division a
UPDATE: Second person dies from Saturday shooting in Auburn
The male was pronounced dead at around 7:04 a.m. at the hospital, said Auburn police, and his identity has not been confirmed.
18-year-old shot Saturday in Opelika
An 18-year-old male was shot Saturday morning in Opelika, according to Opelika police.At around 11:43 a.m., Opelika police responded to a call of a gunshot victim in the 2100 block of Stone Street.Officers and Opelika Fire Department paramedics found a victim with an apparent single gunshot wound, s
Auburn Tigers receiver Will Hastings wants to return 'faster' than any player with ACL tear
AUBURN, Alabama — No surgery is the same, even when it comes to the always-improving science of repairing an anterior cruciate ligament for a football player.
Camp Hill man reported missing - The Alexander City Outlook
The Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department is hoping the public can help it locate a missing man.Dwight Smith, 68, of Camp Hill has been missing since the weekend.“He was last seen at his Slaughters Crossing residence in Camp Hill 1 p.m. Sunday,” Sheriff Jimmy Abbett said. “His family reported him m
Local Auburn program makes global friends out of strangers
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — When Cassie Chen moved to Auburn from a small city in China three years ago to pursue her master's degree, she was far from a culture she knew and family that she loved. But with the help of a local program, Friends of Internationals, Chen now has a family away from home.
Troup Sheriff searching for missing kayaker - Valley Times-News
WEST POINT — The Troup County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing Valley woman who was last seen at Shafer Heard Campground near West Point Dam on Friday.According to Troup County Sheriff’s Sergeant Stewart Smith, Miranda Whitten, 24, was last seen in a teal-colored kayak on the lake at arou
Briggs & Stratton to add distribution center in Auburn
Briggs & Stratton has announced plans to open a distribution center in Auburn, where it already has a manufacturing plant, adding about 20 jobs.
Cusseta teen charged with murder of Opelika man
The arrest was made by the Opelika Police Department with the assistance from the U.S. Marshal’s Office, the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force, the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office and the Camp Hill Police Department.
Four-star athlete Zion Puckett commits to Auburn
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn, linebacker Deshaun Davis (57), defensive back Stephen Roberts (14) and buck Jeff Holland (4) lead the team out of the tunnel before a game against Ole Miss on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 in Auburn, Ala.Adam Broach/For the O-A News
JaTarvious Whitlow joins Kam Martin as frontrunners in Auburn backfield
Buy NowJaTarvious Whitlow is tackled by Derrick Brown during scrimmage Wednesday. Auburn football scrimmage 2 on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 in Auburn, Ala.Todd Van Emst/AU Athletics
Documents: Former Round House owner to appear in court this month
Kyle Sandler, 42, was arrested in late June in Texas on warrants, which charged him with theft and being a fugitive from justice. He was wanted in Lee County for writing bad checks and leaving a string of debt from his time as owner of the startup incubator in Opelika, according to previous reports.
First responders on scene Thursday night at Bent Creek Road
A person was airlifted from Academy Sports and Outdoors parking lot, located off of Bent Creek Road in Auburn, around 11 p.m. Thursday night.
Probable cause found for rape suspect
Rodney F. McCurdy, 42, was present for a preliminary hearing Wednesday in Judge Russell Bush’s courtroom at the Lee County Justice Center in Opelika. All previous conditions relating to McCurdy's bond and his release remain unchaged, according to court documents.
18-year-old shot in Macon County, airlifted from store parking lot Thursday night in Auburn
At around 10:20 p.m., Auburn police responded to Interstate 85 exit on Bent Creek Road in response to a victim with gunshot wounds, said Auburn police Capt. Lorenza Dorsey.
Valley’s Free Watermelon Day brings in big crowd - Valley Times-News
VALLEY — Walter Pulliam has been farming for most of his life and has grown lots of watermelons over the years but never has he had a crop like he’s had this year.“In most years I may have one or two that’s in the 70-pound range,” he said. “This year I’ve had 200. They’re the biggest ones I’ve ever
Auburn carjacking, police-chase suspect released from hospital, booked at jail
The stolen vehicle, and the vehicle seen driven by the suspects prior to the robbery, was spotted by police on East Glenn Avenue, near Bent Creek Road, and police attempted to perform a traffic stop, police said.
Police reports from Aug. 17
Latoya Magrell Jackson, 45 of Valley, charged with terroristic threats, possession of drug paraphernalia, public intoxication, attempting to elude a police officer, and second-degree bail jumping (Failure to Pay- Driving Revoked).
Lane Kiffin Has A Message For Alabama QB Jalen Hurts
AUBURN, AL - NOVEMBER 25: Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up on the field prior to the game against the Auburn Tigers at Jordan Hare Stadium on November 25, 2017 in Auburn, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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.