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JROTC Cadets Receive Leadership Awards

The Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee honored JROTC cadets and commanders from five local area high schools for their outstanding leadership and performance during the 2017-2018 school year. The annual program recognizes cadets and their commanders and demonstrates…

Gunned Down Teen's Community Opens Empowerment Center

The National Urban League, the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis and the Salvation Army will open the "Ferguson Community Empowerment Center." The center is at the site of the Quik Trip, the convenience store burned down in the civil…

Opelika Employee to Receive Economic Development Honors Certificate

The City of Opelika employee, Tyler Chaffee, Project Manager for Opelika Economic Development, recently completed The University of Alabama Economic Development Academy. The Academy just finished its first Applied Economic Development Honors class with 18 young professionals from around…

Volunteers Needed This Week in Columbus

Christian Community Service Center, Inc. is in need of volunteers! WHO: Volunteer adults and teenagers are needed to instruct students in Reading Comprehension and Math. Volunteers include Active and Retired Teachers,  Administrators or Para-professionals, College Graduates, College Students, High School…

The Dee Armstrong Show 04-20-17

Lindsey Rice talks about the benefit of her upcoming Pets 4 Our Vets event and how it's designed to help veterans get the necessary help that they need to lead a normal healthy life.…

Lee County Making Strides to Prevent Child Abuse

Recent headlines in both Georgia and Alabama reveal the disturbing reality of child exploitation in America. The National Children's Alliance, in conjunction with over 800 Child Advocacy Centers across the country, is working to provide better,…

Columbus State University "Celebrates Diversity" Forum

WATCH NEWS PIECE:   The 7th Annual Columbus State University "Celebrates Diversity" took place on Thursday. Attendees spent the day in sessions meant to generate diversity and inclusion awareness, foster conversation and improve campus…