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4-star offensive lineman raves about Auburn visit

4-star offensive lineman Jon Daniels visited Auburn this weekend, and things evidently went very well. On Sunday, Daniels shared photos from the visit and said he had an “amazing time” while on campus. Here’s a look:. Daniels is one of the top offensive line prospects in the...
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New owners plan to reopen Susie K’s restaurant in Opelika as Old Mill Country Kitchen in March

After hearing Susie K’s restaurant in Opelika was closing its doors at the end of December, two men decided to they would be the ones to keep it going. The previous owners Timothy Lowery and his wife Suzanne took over what was formerly Sara J’s restaurant and renamed it Susie K’s in 2017. The couple kept the menu similar to the previous restaurant, which is what many locals grew up eating, and the regular customers continued coming.
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Auburn gymnast Piper Smith announces retirement

Auburn gymnastics senior Piper Smith announced her retirement from gymnastics this weekend. “After lots of prayer, I have decided to end my gymnastics career a little early,” she posed to Instagram on Saturday. Smith closes her collegiate career with a ring on her finger, having been part of the...

30-year-old man shot to death in LaGrange

LAGRANGE, Ga. (WRBL) – The LaGrange Police Department is investigating a late Saturday night shooting that left one man dead. Around 11:50 pm on Saturday, January 28th, police responded to 110 Jameson Drive in LaGrange regarding a person being shot. The victim was identified as Alan Dale Huguley Jr. Huguley was transported to Well Star […]

LaGrange police search for two people wanted in connection to fatal shooting

LAGRANGE, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - Police in LaGrange are searching for two males wanted in connection to the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old man late Saturday evening. According to officials, officers responded to 110 Jameson Dr. at Jameson Inn after reports of a shooting around 11:50 p.m. Upon arrival,...
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LOACHAPOKA LEGEND: Indians dedicate ‘Terry Murph Court’

Honored as “selfless,” “dedicated,” and a “servant leader” of Loachapoka boys basketball for 33 years, former coach Terry Murph saw the Indians’ home court dedicated in his honor on Friday. Murph coached at Loachapoka from 1985 to 2018. At the dedication, Murph received...

Auburn Coach Says Beating WVU Would Have Been a Real Prize

Morgantown, West Virginia – The West Virginia Mountaineers (13-8, 2-6) defeated the #15 ranked Auburn Tigers in front of a sold-out WVU Coliseum crowd yesterday. Following the game, Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl said it was a disappointing loss, complimented the West Virginia crowd and said that his team missed out on a very big opportunity.

FEMA disaster recovery center opens in Troup County

LAGRANGE, Ga. — FEMA has opened a disaster recovery center in Troup County for those impacted by the severe storms and tornados on January 12. One-on-one help will be provided to residents and small business owners will be available seven days a week at the William J. Griggs Community Center in LaGrange from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Auburn football working to flip 4-star Florida LB commit

This weekend, the Auburn football program hosted a massive Junior Day, the first big recruiting event on campus since Hugh Freeze and the new staff were hired. Recruits from the 2024, 2025, 2026, and even 2027 recruiting classes were on the Plains to check things out. The Tigers’ lone commit...

LaGrange murder suspects unknown after Saturday shooting

LaGRANGE, Ga. (WTVM) -Officers with the LaGrange Police Department’s Patrol Division responded to the 100 block of Jameson Drive (Jameson Inn), in reference to a person shot. The shooting occurred around 11:30 on Saturday night. When officers arrived, they located Alan Dale Huguley Jr, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds....

Miss Alabama USA 2023: Miss Auburn-Opelika wins the crown

Sophie Burzynski, a student at Auburn University, is the new Miss Alabama USA. Burzynski, who competed as Miss Auburn-Opelika USA, was crowned Saturday night during a ceremony at the Gogue Performing Arts Center in Auburn. She’ll move on to compete in the Miss USA pageant later this year. Burzynski,...