Coming Up: Lutzie 43 Foundation Virtual Race

Coming Up: Lutzie 43 Foundation Virtual Race

Together, we can take some time to give back—and even save lives. The Lutzie 43 Foundation Virtual Race offers a chance to bring attention to the dangers of distracted driving. They show that we can all protect lives and honor the legacy of Auburn football legend Philip Lutzenkirchen. You still have time to register or Read more about Coming Up: Lutzie 43 Foundation Virtual Race[…]

4 Summer Farmers Markets in Auburn and Opelika

4 Summer Farmers Markets in Auburn and Opelika

Buying locally means that we can support our community—and our economy. If you’ve been craving some fresh fruits and vegetables, you can get them for an amazing price. All you have to do is visit one of our summer farmers markets in Auburn and Opelika. Read on to learn about the different options setting up Read more about 4 Summer Farmers Markets in Auburn and Opelika[…]

Local Spotlight: Chewacla State Park in Auburn

Local Spotlight: Chewacla State Park in Auburn

As folks around here are quick to note, there’s almost always somewhere lovely to visit in our little village on the plains. That might ring especially true for one of the natural wonders that bless our area: Chewacla State Park in Auburn. From reeling in a big catch to relaxing by the lakeshore, you’ll find Read more about Local Spotlight: Chewacla State Park in Auburn[…]

In the News: Forbes.com’s Feature on The Depot Restaurant

In the News: Forbes.com’s Feature on The Depot Restaurant

Folks across town are attempting to cook—and to varying degrees of success. Raise your hand if you’ve already messed up a recipe! Though we’re all taking precautions to protect the community—as we should be—it’s understandable that many of us are missing going out to eat. Well, we have a great recommendation for when things return Read more about In the News: Forbes.com’s Feature on The Depot Restaurant[…]

Things to Do: Visit Hodges Vineyards and Winery

Things to Do: Visit Hodges Vineyards and Winery

There’s nothing better than appreciating the finer things in life—especially the ones that grow on a vine. Relaxing days are hardly out of reach around here, too! Did you know that our town is actually right by a beautiful vineyard? It’s true! You can walk among the grapes and attend wine tastings at Hodges Vineyards Read more about Things to Do: Visit Hodges Vineyards and Winery[…]

In the News: New Auburn Opelika Skate Park is Now Open

In the News: New Auburn Opelika Skate Park is Now Open

Are you a skateboarding aficionado? A new learner? Or is there a young skater in your life who will love the chance to finally try out a half-pipe? No matter which category you fall into, we have some great news: the new Auburn Opelika skate park is now open. If you’re already planning a visit, Read more about In the News: New Auburn Opelika Skate Park is Now Open[…]

Coming Up: O-A News Wedding Showcase 2020

Coming Up: O-A News Wedding Showcase 2020

If saying “I do” to your forever is on the horizon, then the O-A News Wedding Showcase 2020 needs to make your to-do list. This showcase helps streamline you to a stress-free wedding day. Bridal Bliss Originally billed as the “Bridal Extravaganza,” the O-A News Wedding Showcase 2020 offers couples a way to ensure a Read more about Coming Up: O-A News Wedding Showcase 2020[…]

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6 Reasons to be Thankful for Living in Auburn, Alabama

6 Reasons to be Thankful for Living in Auburn, Alabama

There’s a reason it’s called the “Loveliest Village on the Plains.” Auburn, Alabama has a small town atmosphere—with a touch of big city feel. Being a college town, it—of course—has all kinds of activities for college-age kids; however, Auburn’s charm goes far beyond just that. This holiday season, here’s why we’re thankful for living in Read more about 6 Reasons to be Thankful for Living in Auburn, Alabama[…]

Local Spotlight: Gogue Performing Arts Center

Local Spotlight: Gogue Performing Arts Center

An economic boon to the community, the Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center kicked off its inaugural season just this past August. The Gogue Performing Arts Center rests across from the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, bridging the plains’ two pillars of fine arts together. A Center with a Cause The Gogue Read more about Local Spotlight: Gogue Performing Arts Center[…]