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NEWS 11/16/18 6:58pm

Alabama's first dog passes away

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey's dog Bear died today according to a statement from the governor's office. Officials say that the 14 year old chow mix passed following ongoing health issues. Ivey adopted Bear from a local vet in 2005 after he was hit by a car.


NEWS 11/14/18 11:57am

Auburn University President Steven Leath appointed to APLU

Auburn, Ala. - Auburn University announced in a statement that President Steven Leath has been appointed to the Secretary of the Council of Presidents of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). The ALPU is a policy organization that represents and advocates for the 239 public and land-grant institutions.


NEWS 11/14/18 11:01am

President Leath outlines goals in State of the University address

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Auburn University President Steven Leath gave his 'State of the University' address during Tuesday night's University Senate meeting. Leath discussed some of the new initiatives his team is working to implement in the coming months. “These efforts are critical to providing the best student experience in higher education, and ensuring that while here, our students are transformed from inquisitive scholars to engaged citizens,” Leath said. Leath also mentioned some of the new partnerships Auburn has launched with government and corporate organizations. “The investments we’re making today will allow us to collaborate with a broader range of organizations tomorrow,” said Leath. Leath also talked about Auburn's strategic planning process.


SPORTS 11/13/18 12:24pm

Former Auburn baseball player arrested Sunday

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Former Auburn University baseball player Joshua Myron Anthony was arrested on drug charges Sunday. According to Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones, Anthony was arrested by the Opelika Police Department. Opelika Police Department spokesperson Shane Healy told in a statement to Eagle Eye TV... Anthony played both third and first base during the 2018 season.


NEWS 11/8/18 5:45pm

Arrest made in connection to "fairy" assault

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Auburn Police have arrested John David Wood in connection to a November 1 assault in the 500 block of West Magnolia Avenue. According to police, a male dressed in a Halloween costume approached an 18 year old male, assaulted him by punching him in the face and then fled; as he was walking. Further investigation resulted in Wood being developed as a suspect and positively identified as the individual responsible for assaulting the victim.


NEWS 11/8/18 10:45am

Early morning crash claims life of Opelika man

LEE County, Ala. (EETV)- State troopers are investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash which occurred early Thursday morning. The crash claimed life of Gregory Holstick from Opelika.


NEWS 11/6/18 6:36am

Eye On the Midterms: Meet the candidates

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Voters across the nation will go to the polls Tuesday to decide their representatives going forward.  Eagle Eye TV has made it easy to learn more about local candidates.  Below are links to exclusive interviews conducted with candidates in our area; you can also go to the Election 2018 tab to find more election articles. Alabama Governor Alabama Lt.


NEWS 11/6/18 4:16am

Lee County voting information

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Tuesday is midterm election day across the nation and voters across Lee County will be heading to the polls. All Lee County polling locations will be open from 7:00 a.m.


NEWS 11/5/18 1:34pm

New Auburn council members sworn in

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- The new members of Auburn's city council were officially sworn in at a ceremony Monday. Led by new Mayor Ron Anders, the members voted to elect Ward 3 Councilwoman Beth Witten as the new Mayor Pro Tem.  Witten, along with Anders and Ward 8 Councilman Tommy Dawson, are the only returning council members. The first full council meeting will be held Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.