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  1. After solid year on feeder circuit, Canadaa s Sloan ready to hang with PGAa s bestRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    Roger Sloan, of Canada, tees off on the ninth hole during the first round of the Barbasol Championship golf tournament, Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Opelika, Ala. When Roger Sloan last played on the PGA Tour in 2015, he made just seven cuts.

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  2. Two convicted in 2016 attempted murder of an Opelika manRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WTVM

    Mialsdreaco Chambers and James Perry were charged with the shooting and attempted murder of an Opelika man and have now been found guilty by a Lee County jury.

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  3. Investigation underway after 83-year-old killed in Opelika crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An investigation is underway to determine the cause of a crash that killed an 83-year-old man Monday in Lee County. Opelika police and fighters responded to the single vehicle crash just before 9 a.m. in the 200 block of Veterans Parkway.

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  4. Attorney seeks bond reduction for Opelika murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | WTVM

    OPELIKA, AL An Opelika murder suspect's attorney is seeking to have his client's bond reduced from $150,000 to $60,000.

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  5. Lee County Sheriff's Office searching for missing, runaway teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | WTVM

    Keyonna Laindia Holloway, 17 of Opelika, was last seen Sept. 9. According to the sheriff's office, she was reported as a runaway from her residence in the 100 block of Lee Road 2101.

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  6. Lee County, AL celebrates Community Market's 15th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | WTVM

    The market provides food for people in the community who may have suffered a house fire, job loss, or anything that can make a person limited to adequate food. Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller and Auburn Mayor Bill Ham also honored former mayor of Auburn, Jan Dempsey with a proclamation.

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  7. Opelika Power Services sends men to help with relief ahead of FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | WTVM

    OPS Hurricane Florence Restoration Team L-R: Justin Adams - Apprentice Lineman; Taylor Simmons - Journeyman Lineman; Shane Childs - Journeyman Lineman; Zack Hester - Crew Foreman; Kyle Gray - Apprentice Lineman; Nick Price - Journeyman Lineman OPELIKA, AL Opelika Power Services is sending a six-man power restoration team to help cities in North Carolina in the path of Hurricane Florence. "They are going to work long days, says Director Derek Lee.

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  8. Callaway, Troup both rankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... last week's game on the way to a 53-6 victory over Harris. Callaway (3-0) began its season with a 35-21 win over an Opelika team that reached the Class AAAAAA quarterfinals in Alabama last year. Callaway followed that up with a 14-0 win over ...

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  9. What happened to the GOP's handshake with Alabama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Alabama Live

    ... trial. He was found guilty and sentenced to four years in prison, though he remains out on appeal. (Todd J. Van Emst/Opelika-Auburn News via AP, Pool) Like when Mike Hubbard, the former speaker of the Alabama House, unveiled the GOP's "Handshake ...

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  10. Here's what it actually costs to live in America's least expensive citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | USA Today

    ... food costs, family of 4: $695Adults with at least a bachelor's degree: 15.1%Poverty rate: 18.2% 24. Auburn-Opelika, AlabamaBEA cost of living: 15.4% less expensive than national averageMonthly living costs, family of 4: $6,795Monthly housing costs, ...

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  11. Arrest made in Opelika attempted murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A Lee County man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder and first-degree robbery after a shooting on Aug. 12. Detectives are still looking for anyone who may have information that could help with this case. Call the Opelika Police Department's Detective Division at (334) 705-5220.

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  12. Contractor accused of defrauding storm victims indicted on new charges in Cullman CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | ABC 33/40

    An Opelika woman accused of defrauding storm victims of thousands of dollars in Southside was arrested last week after she was indicted on similar charges in Cullman County. Amber McCrory was indicted by a grand jury in August on charges of 1st degree theft of property and home repair fraud.

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  13. 9/11 memorial ceremony in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | WTVM

    ... Museum a ceremony was held for the Rededication of the Global War on Terrorism Memorial to honor fallen soldiers. Opelika police arrested a man and charged him with attempted murder and robbery. Octavious Bryant Jr., 21, from Lee County was arrested ...

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  14. Hubbard continues to appeal ethics convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Mike Hubbard, former Alabama Speaker of the House, waives before a post trial hearing at the Lee County Justice Center in Opelika, Ala., on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.

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  15. Opelika teen arrested in fatal shooting at Alabama McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Daily Mail

    Alabama boy, 17, is charged with murder after 'opening fire in a McDonald's, killing one and wounding four others' A 17-year-old has been arrested and charged with murder in the deadly McDonald's shooting in Alabama that killed one and wounded four others on Sunday. Police have not named the suspect, from Opelika, yet.

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  16. The overcast skies match the mood inside Benjamin Russell High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... gaged to an English teacher at the school on September 1. BRHS officials say the junior varsity game tonight against Opelika has been canceled but the varsity match-up with Selma will be played.

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  17. Tuskegee teen arrested in Auburn shootou...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | The Trussville Tribune

    A 17-year-old Opelika teen has been arrested on murder charges in the death of a Tuskegee man from a shooting that occurred on Sunday, September 9. The Tuskegee teen, whose name has not yet been released, was arrested by Auburn police and members of the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force at an Auburn home according to AL.com. The arrest was on a warrant issue charging the teen as an adult with murder.

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  18. Teen arrested in deadly shooting in Auburn, Alabama: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | NOLA.com

    A teenager has been arrested in Sunday's shooting that left one man dead and four others injured near the Auburn University campus, AL.com reports. The 17-year-old from Opelika, Alabama, was apprehended at an Auburn home by Auburn police and a U.S. Marshals task force, the story said.

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  19. Shooting near Auburn University campus leaves 1 deadRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | WAAY

    ... gunshot wounds, police said. Also shot were two males, 16 and 17, and a 19-year-old woman -- all from neighboring Opelika -- as well as a 21-year-old Auburn University student from Hilton Head, South Carolina, according to police. The 16-year-old ...

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  20. Auburn police are investigating an early morning shooting near Toomer's Corner.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Auburn Police Department confirms one man was shot and killed early Sunday morning along the 200 block of W. Magnolia Avenue. A second victim, a 16-year-old boy from Opelika, was flown to Piedmont Columbus Regional Medical Center to receive treatment for serious injuries.

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