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NEWS 6/21/17 2:59pm

Auburn man arrested on multiple charges

On Wednesday, June 21, 2017, the Auburn Police Division arrested Damion D. Johnson, age 21 from Auburn on warrants charging him with Theft of Property First Degree (Auto), Criminal Mischief First Degree and Criminal Trespass Second Degree.


NEWS 6/13/17 2:23pm

HealthSouth to partner with Auburn University School of Nursing

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)– HealthSouth Corporation of Birmingham recently invested $325,000 in Auburn University’s School of Nursing, solidifying the partnership between the healthcare provider and the university’s nursing program. HealthSouth’s gift supports the School of Nursing’s effort to raise $5.6 million in private funding to match university funds for Auburn’s first facility specifically built and designed for nursing education.


NEWS 6/9/17 3:26pm

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.


NEWS 6/8/17 1:31pm

Auburn professors honored with faculty enhancement awards

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) – A pair of researchers from Auburn University—Majid Beidaghi, assistant professor of mechanical and materials engineering, and Bridgett King, assistant professor of political science—have been named recipients of the 2017 Ralph E.


NEWS 6/8/17 1:27pm

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.


NEWS 6/2/17 4:21pm

Auburn University professor to be awarded the 2017 Hughes-Gossett Senior Prize

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) – Steven Brown, a professor of political science in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University, has earned a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity through hard work and scholarly research. Brown is the recipient of the 2017 Hughes-Gossett Senior Prize for the best article in the Journal of Supreme Court History.


NEWS 5/30/17 12:32pm

Auburn University president creates digital textbook

AUBURN, Ala. – Auburn University President Jay Gogue has drawn on his long career in higher education administration to develop a digital textbook on the subject. “A President’s Perspective” was available for review at the recent American Council on Education annual meeting where it received high praise from university presidents, scholars and students for its innovative use of media and technology to deliver content. The new digital textbook is being described as unlike any other in the field.


NEWS 5/22/17 12:25pm

Opelika plans for annual Memorial Day services

OPELIKA, ALA (EETV) -- Monday, May 29, beginning at 10 a.m. the City will host its annual Memorial Day Services to remember our Military Heroes who fought for the freedom of our country.


NEWS 5/22/17 12:19pm

Opelika to honor veterans with flags

The City of Opelika’s Public Works Department (ESG Operations) will be putting out American flags at area cemeteries to honor and remember our veterans.