Thursday, July 27, 2017

Morris Avenue Intermediate School to introduce ‘Bikeology’

By Anna-Claire Terry Staff Reporter Chris Rhodes, physical education teacher at Morris Avenue Intermediate School, and the Opelika Bicycle Advisory Council have set out to teach...

Kevin Lazenby named National Merit Finalist

Special to the Opelika Observer Opelika High School Senior Kevin Lazenby has been named a National Merit Finalist in the 61st annual National Merit Scholarship...

School board honors teachers of the year

By Rebekah Martin Associate Editor Eight Opelika teachers were honored at Tuesday’s school board meeting as Teachers of the Year. One teacher from each school was...

Kendrick Myers named 2016 Assistant Principal of the year

Special to the Opelika Observer Honors keep coming in for Opelika High School faculty. Kendrick Myers, assistant principal at OHS, has been named the Alabama Assistant...

Young Entrepreneurs Academy make presentations

By Anna-Claire Terry Staff Reporter The Young Entrepreneurs Academy held its investors panel event on Monday night. Students were required to present their ideas and inventions to...

John Rice makes donation to Technology Student Association

By Anna-Claire Terry Staff Reporter The robotics team and members of Technology Student Association (TSA) at Opelika High School received a special gift on Monday from...

Beauregard High School physics class smashes pumpkins, learns about projectile motion

By Fred Woods Editor Early one morning last week in a field beside Beauregard High School, pumpkins filled the air as a dozen BHS students test-fired...

Opelika City School Board of Education considers construction projects

By Donna Williamson Opelika Observer At Tuesday’s meeting, which was held in the new first grade wing at Carver Primary School, the Opelika City Board of Education...