Staff Report


Abandoned pony survives brutal attack, nursed back to health at AU

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) – Pogo is a tiny pony—a “miniature” horse to be exact—with a very big will to live and apparently, a large destiny to fulfill. He was found by a Birmingham-based equine rescue organization this past June and brought to the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine for treatment following traumatic amputation of the left hind limb.

Utility repairs to cause water outages along Samford Ave.

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- The Auburn Water Works Board will perform necessary maintenance work at the intersection of South Gay Street and Samford Avenue on Thursday, July 27. The eastbound lane on Samford Avenue from South Gay Street to Armstrong Street will be closed during work from 4:30 to 11 a.m.

AU to name new preforming arts center after retiring president

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) — The Auburn University Board of Trustees today approved naming the institution’s new performing arts center in honor of retiring president Jay Gogue and his wife, Susie. The Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center fulfills the Gogues’ vision for a world-class performing arts center at Auburn University.

Arrest made in Auburn Home burglary case

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - On June 8, 2017, Auburn Police arrested Elijah Lee, age 19 from Auburn on warrants charging him with Burglary 3rd Degree and Theft of Property 3rd Degree. The arrest stems from an investigation into a report of a burglary that occurred on June 1st at a residence in the 700 block of Meagan Lane.

Fruits and vegetables have healthy impact on Alabama’s economy

AUBURN, Ala. – While fruits and vegetables are undeniably good for the body, they’re also a major boost for Alabama’s economy, Auburn University and Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station economists found in a recently completed analysis of the industry. “Specialty crops is definitely a potential growth area for Alabama,” said Deacue Fields, chair of the College of Agriculture’s Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology and study leader. “We grow a lot of corn, cotton, soybeans and peanuts, but in terms of profitability per acre, specialty crops rank highest,” Fields said. The study was funded by the Specialty Crop Block Grant Program of the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries.

Auburn under slight risk for severe weather

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - The Auburn area is under a slight risk for severe weather Thursday morning. The latest models from the national weather center in Birmingham show the potentially severe weather moving trough the Auburn area between 5 - 9 a.m. The slight risk of severe weather can include damaging winds up to 60 miles per hour, quarter sized hail and the possibility of tornados. The line that is expected to impact our area has already caused quarter sized hail in Mississippi and triggered tornado watches across Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.  As storms move into the Auburn area, we will continue to update with the latest information

OPD searching for theft suspects

Opelika, Ala. (EETV) - On 04/18/2017 Opelika Police Department responded to Hobby Lobby ( 2570 Enterprise Drive) in reference to a Theft (Shoplifting) complaint. The above individuals were inside the store concealing a large amount of merchandise inside of a black box.

City of Auburn Under Drought Watch

Auburn, Ala.(EETV) - On April 19, 2017, in accordance with the Alabama Drought Planning and Response Act (Code of Alabama 1975 Section 9-10C-1, et.

Campus Dining offers free food for Customer appreciation day

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Today is one of Tiger Dining's Customer appreciation day.  The Campus dining group is offering several free items to say "Thank you" for students business. Today's deals include:    Venue   Offer Village Dining  Free Popcorn Foy Hall - War Eagle Cafeteria Free Oreos Student Center - Chick-Fil-a Free Cookies