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Bring Your Pets Inside During Frigid Weather

Snow conditions also mean lower temperatures. Those frigid temperatures are dangerous for people and animals need protection, too. So, some will be bringing pets indoors. Or, make sure, outside pets have proper…

Dangerous Black Ice

The axis of our latest storm will move through and east of the Chattahoochee Valley near, or just after daybreak, Wednesday.  However, the initial melting of snow, combined with temperatures falling from above freezing…

Here Comes the Snow and Cold!

***A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT TONIGHT*** Tuesday starts off sunny then clouds move in during the afternoon as we get a bit warmer with highs in the low to mid 50s.…

Say It Ain't Snow!

Relatively milder weather returned to the area Monday, and that trend will continue Tuesday, despite a chilly start.   However, this is all in advance of our next cold front, due to arrive Tuesday night.  …

Fire Destroys Opelika House

An Opelika house destroyed by a fire. It happened Monday morning on Lee Rd. 735. Witnesses on scene say nobody was hurt. The family dog even made it out ok. The house, a total loss. The investigation into the cause…

Briefly Warmer, Very Cold Mid-Week

Sunny today with highs in the upper 40s to low 50s. Cold again tonight with temperatures in the upper 20s to low 30s. Partly cloudy on Tuesday and a bit warmer with highs in…

MLK Events Across the Chattahoochee & The Plains

Many people in our community will be celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday and we have a few events to tell you about. Monday at 8 a.m-1 p.m.EST, you can join the 2018 MLK…

Parking Changes Coming to Downtown Auburn

More parking spots coming to downtown Auburn. Parking a top priority for Auburn City Council members this year. Auburn city council voted to first buy the space of the Auburn Baptist Student Center…

Winter Digs In For A Week

Cold, gusty winds will set the stage for a cold start to this weekend.  The combination of the cold and the wind will make it feel like the teens early Saturday, and no better…

EXCLUSIVE: Three Men Identified in Deadly Road Rage Incident

Employees at the Dollar General on Highway 165 hunkered down with customers locked inside after gunfire erupted around 7:30 last night. Retired Master Sergeant Lorenzo Freeman was heading home here to this quiet military community…

Stormy Weather Signals A Change To Winter

Warm, humid weather will hang around into Friday, ahead of a massive cold front that has its origins from Siberia!  That basically means two things.   First:  A big dose of rain with thunderstorms is…

East Alabama Blood Banks Experiencing Shortage

East Alabama experiencing a blood shortage. Folks at LifeSouth Community Blood Center said donations tend to drop during the winter due to people traveling from the holidays as well as the weather. “Donations have dropped really low at this time.…

EAMC Restricting Visitors Who Have the Flu

East Alabama Medical Center Personnel not letting visitors in who have the flu. Due to the flu outbreak in Lee County, hospital officials said they have placed these restrictions for the health of their patients. They said people who have…

Warm To Winter

A tattered blanket of clouds will help keep the warmth locked in through the rest of the work-week.  However, a large storm in brewing in the nation's mid-section.   Said storm will tap into moisture…

Flu Season Spikes in Lee County

Coughing, body aches, headaches and a fever. If you are experiencing these symptoms, you most likely have the dreaded flu. Alabama seeing high flu activity and hitting even earlier than expected. “Usually…

Ahhhhh, Warm!

The warmest weather of 2018 has arrived!  However, it's not setting up shop to stay.   While clouds and a sprinkle will start off Wednesday, some sun should return again due to a light breeze…

Locals Hunker Down for National Championship

Well it's not exactly business as usual here on the border where for today we can't be bothered with politics, crime waves or even this crazy weather. For locals, there is only one thing on…

Warmer Weather Cometh!

The first of two separate storms this week will slowly drift southward through the Gulf of Mexico, allowing rain to taper off to spotty drizzle Tuesday morning.   However, clouds and some fog will linger…

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