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On Friday, the Auburn Downtown Merchants Association is hosting Come Home to the Corner for Lee County, an entertainment district event that will help give back to those impacted by the tornadoes on March 3.

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Randy Price says he is enjoying his first session as a member of the Alabama State Senate, although he was exposed to some controversial issues in his first few weeks in the Legislature.

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When Mark Whitaker participated in a phone call to the parents of Lori Ann Slesinski last year to tell them an arrest was made in their daughter's disappearance, it was the highlight of his career.

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In the month of December, East Alabama Medical Center saw an increase in confirmed flu, or influenza, cases when compared to previous years.

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The Alabama State Parks Division of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will recognize special contributors to the parks with its prestigious Eagle Awards, to be presented Feb. 2.

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The 4H History Seekers will once again present "Back in Time," a dinner theater event created to bring awareness to regional history and Alabama's Bicentennial, as well as to lend support and visibility to the Lee County Historical Society.

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The Lee County District Attorney's Office is taking steps to combat the growing opioid epidemic by funding four drug take-back kiosks in Lee County.

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With less than a week before the midterm election on Tuesday, 3rd U.S. Congressional District incumbent Mike Rogers, Republican, and Democrat Mallory Hagan are both working hard to get voters to the polls.

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Alabama Sen. Tom Whatley, a Republican, is seeking re-election on Nov. 6 to continue representing District 27, which includes most of Auburn and parts of Lee County, as well as Russell and Tallapoosa counties.

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Democratic candidate Nancy Carlton Bendinger wants to be a voice for everyone in Senate District 27, which includes parts of Lee, Russell and Tallapoosa counties. 

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A 47-year tradition will continue on Saturday when the Lee County Historical Society and the Town of Loachapoka host Pioneer Day, formerly known as Syrup Soppin' Day. 

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Auburn City Schools Board of Education president Tracie West wants to bring her experience in Auburn to the other counties in District 2 of the Alabama Board of Education. 

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Online votes cast by Auburn and Opelika residents determined that the future skate park — a joint venture between the two cities — will be designed by American Ramp Company, which received four more votes than Spohn Ranch Skateparks.

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On June 14, 1775, the Continental Congress authorized a resolution establishing the Continental Army to support the colonies in their revolt against Great Britain. This date is recognized as the birthday of the nation's oldest service — the U.S. Army.

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Lee County saw low turnout for Tuesday's Republican and Democratic primaries, as only about 17 percent of registered voters cast a ballot, according to unofficial results.

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Three Republican candidates will be on the ballot Tuesday vying to be the Republican candidate for the State Senate District 13 seat previously held by Gerald Dial, who is not seeking re-election. 

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Three candidates will be on the ballot June 5 in the Democratic Primary to fill the Alabama House of Representatives District 82 seat, which represents Macon County and parts of Lee and Tallapoosa counties. 

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The Alabama House District 83 seat was left vacant in January, after the death of Rep. George Bandy, and four Democrats are vying for a chance to serve in his place.

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In a promising development for cancer patients, East Alabama Medical Center recently announced that the TrueBeam linear accelerator system, innovation that enables a radically different approach to treating cancer with image-guided radiotherapy, has successfully been installed. The first pat…

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The sixth annual Taste of the Town will feature 17 of the area’s best restaurants and caterers, along with two wineries, on April 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Museum of East Alabama in downtown Opelika. 

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Cindy Daniels got a call from a family member’s boss saying that her kin was found unconscious in a port-a-potty with a needle in his arm. Before that, he’d seized on a lift at work for several minutes while he was 100 feet in the air. 

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Anglers will once again be able to cast their lines in the Lee County Lake as the fishing spot reopens under new management.

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Residents across the state will head to the polls on Tuesday to case their votes in the Republican primary runoff election between incumbent Sen. Luther Strange and challenger Roy Moore.