Special to the  Opelika Observer 

Keep Opelika Beautiful is hosting a ‘Patriotic Porch Contest’ for residents of Opelika. Front porches and yards will be judged based on red, white and blue theme, creativity, arrangement and overall presentation. To enter, submit photo and contact information to KOB via email to tipi@keepopelikabeautiful.com or Facebook. Photos will be organized by the city wards and posted on the KOB Facebook page. Votes will be counted by “Likes” on the original posted photos. There will also be a Creativity Award and Mayor’s Choice Award. Winners will be announced on July. 

Keep Opelika Beautiful is a non-profit organization with the mission to educate the citizens on the importance of a beautiful and clean environment. The focus areas are beautification, recycling and litter prevention. For more information, email Tipi Miller or call 334-749-4970.