Columbus, GALedger-Enquirer

What happens during an eviction in Columbus? We took an inside look.

Deputy Keith Cooper began executing evictions this year after the marshal’s office merged with the Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office. Despite only doing this duty for a few months, he has plenty of stories to tell about his experiences. Working on the eviction team can be unpredictable. He’s had cases where...
Picture for What happens during an eviction in Columbus? We took an inside look.
Auburn, AL247Sports

Ranking Auburn's 2021 football games: Easiest to most difficult

AUBURN, Alabama–Picked to finish fifth in the Southeastern Conference West in the league’s media days poll, the Auburn Tigers will open their 2021 football season on Sept. 4th with a home game vs. Akron. Auburn’s new head coach, Bryan Harsin, inherits a team that returns the majority of starters on...
Columbus, GAWTVM

Community reacts to payments for getting vaccinated

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The idea of paying people to take the COVID shot is getting mixed reactions here in the valley. President Joe Biden wants states to give people $100 to get their first COVID shot. We went out into the community today to see how citizens feel about...
Columbus, GAWTVM

Columbus man sentenced to 5 years in prison for gun trafficking

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A convicted felon with a lengthy criminal history in Columbus was sentenced to federal prison today after an investigation into gun trafficking. 47-year-old Maurice Toney of Columbus was sentenced to serve just over years in federal prison to be followed by three years of supervised release after pleading guilty to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Auburn, ALPosted by
Auburn News Flash

Live events coming up in Auburn

1. Dawes; 2. Sierra Hull; 3. Virtual Speed Dating for Professional Singles!; 4. Auburn, AL ServSafe® Manager Exam & Instructor-Led Course; 5. Beyond Breath - An Introduction to SKY Breath Meditation - Auburn University;
Opelika, ALOpelika-Auburn News

COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to climb at EAMC; Mobile hospital has highest number of COVID-19 patients

Hospitalizations of patients with confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 continue to climb at East Alabama Health, which includes East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika and EAMC-Lanier in Valley. According to numbers released by EAMC on Friday, the total number of hospitalizations has reached 34, up from 30 on Monday and more than four times the count at the start of the month, which was eight.
Columbus, GAWTVM

Ft. Benning to require masks to be worn by all

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Ft. Benning has update their mask requirement. Ft. Benning officials released a statement today. As of 5 p.m. July 30th, all soldiers, Army civilians, family members, contractors, visitors and all other individuals on Fort Benning property and facilities will be required to wear Department of Defense compliant face coverings when indoors and when they cannot maintain six feet of social distance in outdoor areas.
Columbus, GAWTVM

COVID-19 cases rising among children in Muscogee Co.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - New data from the Georgia Department of Public Health shows a rise in COVID-19 cases among children. Local officials say if parents weren’t considering getting their children vaccinated before, they should seriously do it now. “You have to protect your children and in anyway you can...
Valley, ALValley Times-News

US Army Sgt. surprises Valley 12U player at World Series

Dixie Youth baseball fans gathered in South Mississippi expected to sweat, but they got some tears, too. Before the teams were introduced, U.S. Army Sgt. Ma’Tika Johnson of Valley, surprised her family by walking down the top of the stadium. After moving her mother and other family members in attendance to tears, Johnson saved the biggest surprise for last – surprising her younger brother Zephi Madden, 11, on stage during his team’s introduction.
Auburn, ALPosted by
Auburn News Flash

Daily Weather Forecast For Auburn

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Auburn: Saturday, July 31: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely; Sunday, August 1: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely; Monday, August 2: Chance of showers and thunderstorms then showers and thunderstorms during the day; while showers and thunderstorms overnight; Tuesday, August 3: Chance of
Columbus, GAPosted by
Columbus Journal

Here’s the cheapest gas in Columbus Saturday

(COLUMBUS, GA) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the Columbus area offering savings of $0.37 per gallon. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Walmart Neighborhood Market at 3866 Us-80 W was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.72 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Chevron at 3711 Macon Rd, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.09.