Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Opelika to host Memorial Day services May 29

Special to the Opelika Observer Monday, May 29, at 10 a.m., the Opelika will host its annual Memorial Day Services to remember our military heroes who...

Chiefs de-fang Cobras for eighth win

By Fred Woods Editor In a game that should not have been that close the second-ranked Opelika Chiefs hung on for a 28 - 27 victory...

OPD holds ceremony to recognize county’s fallen heroes

By Rachel King Opelika Observer Lee County’s three law enforcement agencies came together this morning to hold the 2017 Officers Memorial ceremony, which was hosted by the...

Seventh annual Lardarius Webb football camp to be held June 1-3 at Opelika Sportsplex

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter The seventh annual Lardarius Webb Football Academy, presented by the Opelika health and wellness group Elevate Your Grind, will be held...

Lee County offers new alternative sentencing program for veterans

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter Veteran’s Court, a new program at the Lee County Justice Center, is offering veterans who have committed non-violent crimes a means...

Mayor Gary Fuller proclaims May “Bike” month

By Rebekah Martin Associate Editor Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller read a proclamation at last week’s regular city council meeting declaring May 2017 as Bike Month in...

Noon Tunes, Summer Swing kick off

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter Want to enjoy some live music on a beautiful spring day in Opelika? Look no further than two of Opelika’s beloved...

Corey Grant completes internship at Morris Intermediate

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter The past two months have been a homecoming of sorts for Opelika native and current Jacksonville Jaguars running back Corey Grant,...

Lee County Water Festival to be held May 3,4

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter More than 1,200 area fourth graders are expected to flood the Opelika Sportsplex for the 14th annual Lee County Water Festival...

Opelika Chiefs dominate 44-0

By Fred Woods Editor Well, the Opelika Chiefs kept on rolling last Saturday night, chalking up a 44-0 win over the East Lake War Eagles from...