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NEWS 1/17/19 11:51am

Eagle Eye TV now available off campus

AUBURN, Ala: Auburn University’s student-run television station Eagle Eye TV is now available for viewing off campus on local cable. In a partnership with the City of Auburn, Eagle Eye TV’s content will run at scheduled times on the City’s public access channel.


NEWS 1/14/19 2:28pm

Ivey starts first full term as governor

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey was officially started her first full term as governor this morning following a large inauguration ceremony. In her address Ivey praised the state and its citizens, while also discussing some of her administration's upcoming priorities such as preparing for the 2020 Census, her Strong Start Strong Finish education initiative and increasing economic development in the state.


NEWS 1/11/19 12:38am

2019 SGA major candidates finalized

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- The twelve major candidates for Auburn University's Student Government Association were finalized Thursday. According to SGA Executive Director of Elections Bri Thomas the following candidates are running: SGA President: Mary Margaret Turton Daniel Calhoun Brooks Jones SGA Vice President Riley Hambrick Carlos Smith SGA Treasurer Abhi Gulati Hunter Short Miss Auburn Macy Armstrong Laura Davenport Kate Dorsten Kennedye McGhee Maddie Sullivan Formal campaigning begins on January 30 at 3:00 p.m.


NEWS 12/28/18 4:08pm

2017-2018 scores released for area schools

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Local city school districts received their scores on the recently released 2017-2018 Alabama State Department of Education scorecard. According to the report, the Auburn City School System received an overall score of 91, with each individual school except for the East Samford School receiving an A score. Opelika City Schools received an overall score of 84.


NEWS 12/24/18 12:17am

Auburn University named an 'R1' research university

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Auburn University is now classified as an 'R1' research university according to the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The announcement follows a concerted effort by Auburn to elevate its commitment to life-saving research, beginning with an announcement by Auburn President Steven Leath in December 2017 and subsequent awarding of $5 million for three years toward the Presidential Awards for Interdisciplinary Research, or PAIR.


NEWS 12/24/18 12:09am

Auburn man arrested on multiple drug charges

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Auburn Police Denver Alexander Atwood Friday, charging him with four counts of possession of controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Police say the arrests are a result of a three month investigation by the Auburn Narcotics Division that culminated in a search warrant on Dec.


NEWS 12/15/18 2:29am

Man convicted of killing Auburn freshman to appear in court Monday

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- The man convicted of killing an Auburn University freshman back in 2008 will be appearing in a Lee County court Monday. According to Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones, Courtney Lockhardt will be in court Monday morning in regards to post conviction issues his attorneys will be presenting. Lockhardt was convicted of the 2008 murder of Auburn University freshman Lauren Burk.


NEWS 12/8/18 3:02pm

Two shot Friday night in Auburn

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Auburn Police responded to a shooting along Holmes Avenue Friday night. According to police spokesperson Lorenza Dorsey, two adult males suffered non life threatening injuries and were transported to a Columbus hospital. Police say it appears the incident was brought about by an altercation.