Monday, June 26, 2017

Project Healing Waters helps disabled veterans

By Fred Woods Editor Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. (PHWFF), is dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled veterans and active military personnel...

ACES: Alabama peach production takes major hit

Special to the Opelika Observer If you were counting on getting some of those good Chilton County peaches this year you are probably going to be...

Collaboration Station to host 3D printing course June 28-30

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter Downtown Opelika’s entrepreneurial hub, Collaboration Station, will give people a glimpse into the future of manufacturing through a 3-D printing course...

Eric Canada appointed to Opelika Utility Board

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter The Opelika City Council named Eric Canada as the newest member of the Utilities Board during its meeting last Tuesday. Nominated by...

Bill Trant named Rotary Club district governor

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter After a nearly three-year process, Opelika’s Bill Trant has been named the district governor of Rotary Club District 6880, and will...

Chiefs win, to play for conference championship

By Fred Woods Editor The Opelika Chiefs won their second- round playoff game against the Georgia Cardinals, 38-0, at Beulah's Bobcat Stadium last Saturday night to...

Special election dates, procedures

By Fred Woods Editor In case you haven’t heard,  Alabama is going to have a special election to choose a new U.S. senator to replace former...

Your Name

By *Roz Stern You get it from your father, 'twas the best he had to give And gladly he bestowed it. It's yours, the while you...

Dad’s League to hold ‘Family Olympics’ June 17

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter The Dad’s League, an outreach initiative of the Opelika-based non-profit Family Resource Center, will host its first annual “Family Olympics” June...

Chiefs dominate Blackhawks, 52-0

By Fred Woods Editor The Opelika Chiefs won their first round play-off game, totally dominating the Alabama Blackhawks by a 52 - 0 score. The Chiefs’...