Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Second annual LoveULoveU Day Aug. 19

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter The second-annual LoveULoveU Day will be held Aug. 19 from noon – 3 p.m. at Opelika’s Municipal Park. The free event will...

Rusty Prewett expands Allstate agency to Opelika

By Morgan Bryce Opelika Observer Rusty Prewett of the Auburn-based Allstate Prewett Insurance Group has expanded his agency to Opelika, opening in a new office in...

Beulah mom makes a splash with viral ‘Back to School’ photo

By Rebekah Martin Associate Editor Beginning last week, many Facebook and Instagram feeds were flooded with ‘First Day of School’ photos. One Beulah mom is receiving quite...

I Run Opelika Health Expo and 5K run/walk scheduled for Aug. 26

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter The first annual I Run Opelika Health Expo and 5K Run/Walk, presented by Laxson Financial Group, LLC and Voya Financial, will...

Sportsplex Kid’s Triathlon photos

Below are pictures from Saturday's Sportsplex Kid's Triathlon. More than 400 children participated, swimming, biking and running for fun and to raise money for...

Back-to-school pictures

Below back-to-school photos submitted by local parents. OCS students returned from their summer break last Thursday. Below are pictures from staff photographer Robert Noles at...

OPS customers receiving scam phone calls

By Rachel King Opelika Observer Opelika Power Services (OPS) customers have been receiving scam phone calls. The calls demand immediate payment for an overdue bill and says...

Henry J. Stern Family Foundation donating new community park

By Morgan Bryce Staff Reporter A new park is being constructed in Opelika, located at the block of North Railroad Avenue and North Fifth Street. Slated for...

Autism training for first responders offered Aug. 11

By Rachel King Opelika Observer Autism risk and safety management will be offered to first responders and members of the community Aug. 11 in Lee County. The...

Cheese Please!

Cheese Please opens in USA Town Center By Rachel King Opelika Observer The newest addition to the USA Town Center, Cheese Please, is now open for business. With...