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Opelika police looking for Dec. 9 credit card theft suspect
On Dec. 9, the Opelika Police Department took a report for fraudulent use of a credit or debit card and theft of property that occurred on Dec. 8 between 12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. The victim reported her wallet was taken out of her purse while she was attending a football game in Atlanta, Ga.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
People rushing out to buy lottery tickets
A house would be the first thing Ann Lipscomb of Opelika, Ala. would buy if she were to win the $636 million jackpot Tuesday in the Georgia Lottery’s Mega Millions drawing.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
Man sentenced in slaying of Anniston police officer
OPELIKA -- A judge has sentenced the man convicted of fatally shooting an Anniston police officer to death.
Opelika Police need your help identifying credit card theft suspect
As a result of brisk ticket sales, Georgia Lottery officials announced today that the Mega Millions estimated jackpot has been bumped from $550 million to $586 million for Tuesday's drawing.
Dreading the driver's license renewal line? Skip the wait and do it yourself
Waiting in line at the driver's license office is a necessary evil every few years that comes with the privilege of driving in Alabama.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
One killed, two injured after shooting near Jackie Lee's bar in Auburn
Three people were transported to the East Alabama Medical Center after being shot near Jackie Lee's bar in Auburn.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Rock Hill Herald
Alabama prep stars outlast Mississippi 21-17
Evans, an uncommitted five-star linebacker/defensive end from Auburn High School, returned an interception for a touchdown and had four tackles for loss in Alabama's 21-17 win at Cramton Bowl.
Porter's Precious Birthdays: A mom's update
On Oct. 31, we shared the story of Porter Heatherly, the 1-year-old boy with a rare genetic disease called gangliosidosis type 1 or GM1.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Opelika police find thousands in drugs, cash
Officials have released information about a search conducted by the Opelika Police Vice & Narcotics Unit Thursday at about 5 p.m. at the 1100 block of Staley Avenue, which uncovered "a large quantity of marijuana and currency," according to a release.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Auburn Ag Alumni Group to Honor Five Difference Makers
AUBURN, Ala.- The Auburn University Agricultural Alumni Association will pay tribute to five individuals for the significant contributions they have made to the state's agricultural industry during its 2014 Alabama Agricultural Hall of Honor banquet, set for Thursday, Feb. 13, at the Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel and Conference Center at Grand ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
What are Alabama's best performing cities? 4 state metros make national list
Several Alabama metros have landed spots on Milken Institute's 2013 list of America's Best-Performing Cities, including Huntsville , Birmingham-Hoover , Mobile and Montgomery .
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Gunshot fired during robbery in Opelika, Ala.
A shot was fired Thursday afternoon after two robbers took money from the Waverly Parkway Convenience Store on Fitzpatrick Avenue, Opelika, Ala., police said.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Detainee escapes booking at Lee County Detention Center
Darrin Tyron Adams, 39, of Phenix City had just been arrested. He was awaiting booking when he escaped from the booking area.
Opelika police charge 4 suspects in Thursday afternoon convenience store robbery
Trayveka La-British Stanley, 22, of Camp Hill; Whitney Lashay McNair, 20, of Camp Hill; Dantavis Saijuan Carvez Doss, 19, of Camp Hill; and Quartavious Lamont Wisdom, 20, of Auburn are charged with first-degree robbery, Opelika police released.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
RTJ Trail ranks No. 2 in Best Budget Buddy trip
Golf Channel's Travel Expert Matt Ginella named the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail as the No.
Opelika Police searching for pizza delivery man robbery suspects
Brandy Cosgriff was shocked to hear a pizza delivery man was robbed at gun point Tuesday evening, just doors down from her home on Vero Ct. in Opelika.
Woman jumps from vehicle, runs towards Walmart to escape gun toting man in Opelika
A woman sitting in her car at the Opelika Walmart jumped out of her vehicle and attempted to escape in the store when she saw a man waving a gun in her direction.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Expert looks at potential growth in area of planned interchange
A verdict was reached Wednesday in the trial of an Opelika man accused of sexually abusing the child of a former friend he would baby sit.It did not take the jury very long to decide that 63-year old George A verdict was reached Wednesday in the trial of an Opelika man accused of sexually abusing the child of a former friend he would baby sit.It ... (more)
Gander Mountain buys land for new Alabama location
The outdoor sports retailer, which also has stores in Dothan, Florence, Huntsville, Opelika and Tuscaloosa, will open the 52,000-square-foot store next spring in Gadsden's new River Trace Shopping Center.