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Opelika, Alabama is located in Lee County. Zip codes in Opelika, AL include 36801, 36803, and 36804. The median home price in Opelika is $150,900. More Opelika information.

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Monday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

Lee Co. Sheriff's Office investigating murder, attempted murder cases

On August 31 at about 11:33 p.m. CST, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received multiple 911 calls from subjects attending a poker party in reference to a shooting with at least two injured gunshot victims.

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Monday | Alabama Live

Speaker Mike Hubbard on fawning liberal media, left-wing posses and President Obama in...

The president exacting political revenge on Alabama in response to a pro-business climate that lures jobs from the northern parts of the country to the south, Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard said.

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Monday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

Shooting at Miles College under investigation

The family of Gil Collar, the University of South Alabama student who was shot and killed on campus in October of 2012, are picking up the pieces after losing their home in a house fire.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Two pedestrians killed in Opelika traffic accident

Two Opelika residents are dead following a Friday night traffic accident involving a vehicle and pedestrians.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Alabama Live

Athens Grease Festival, planners honored with downtown preservation awards, along with Birmingham, Florence, Gadsden, Opelika

Shown with Main Street Alabama awards for Athens are, from left, Athens-Limestone Tourism Director Teresa Todd, Athens Rotary President Amy Golden, Spirit of Athens Director Trisha Black, Keep Athens-Limestone Beautiful Executive Coordinator Lynne Hart, Athens Grease Festival Chairwoman Betsy Hyman and Athens Grease Festival Promotions Chairwoman ... (more)

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The Trussville Tribune

Inside the Statehouse: James comes from nowhere in 1978 to win governor's race over 3 Bs

The 1978 governor's race between the three heavyweights, former Gov. Albert Brewer, Attorney General Bill Baxley and Lt.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

City leaders react to ranking on "Most dangerous Cities" list

A recent study released by a Florida company, Safe Choice Security, and reported by WKRG in Mobile, ranks two cities in our area in the top 15 most dangerous cities in the state of Alabama.

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Alabama Live

Civil War soldier who died at Gettysburg to receive Medal of Honor at same ceremony honoring Alabama veteran

On Sept. 15, President Barack Obama will honor three men with the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military commendation.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Business Journal

Full Moon BBQ expanding to Auburn

The Birmingham-based restaurant announced this week that its 11 th location will be in Tiger Town and will open during the winter of 2015.

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The Bayonet

Local resident to receive Medal of Honor Sept. 15

President Barack Obama will present the Medal of Honor to Opelika, Alabama, resident and retired Army Command Sgt.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Homegrown business Chicken Salad Chick continues to expand

Brown learned quickly that it was against the law to sell homemade chicken salad from her home.

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WSFA-TV Montgomery

Congressman Mike Rogers visits Opelika

U.S. Congressman Mike Rogers was in Opelika on Tuesday, vesting with doctors, nurses and staff at the East Alabama Medical Center.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Garvin John Albertson

The Lee County Sheriff's Office has launched a death investigation after a man was found dead in his home on Friday.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Alabama Live

By golly, Harvey Updyke is taking pies to the face for charity: opinion

Harvey Updyke walks into court as jury selection continues in his trial Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at the Lee County Justice Center in Opelika, Ala.

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Alabama Live

Movie based on children's book about segregation set to film in Opelika in September

White Water Productions will begin filming in Opelika on the movie "White Water" in September, according to The Opelika Auburn News.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WTVM

Aerial map released to White Water Classic football game

An Opelika man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for fatally stabbing one victim, and injuring another.

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Alabama Live

Opelika police chief decides not to release video of officer shooting Airman Michael Davison

The Opelika Police Department has decided not to release an Alabama Bureau of Investigation report and video of the shooting of Airman Michael Davidson by a police officer.

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WSFA-TV Montgomery

Phenix City BOE appoints new attorney

In a 5-0-1 vote, attorney Robert "Bob" T. Meadows was appointed as the school board's new attorney.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Police: Phenix City man caught breaking into vehicle in Opelika

A Phenix City man was arrested Monday night after police witnessed him rummaging through a pickup truck off Gateway Drive in Opelika, according to a police.

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