Monthly Archives: April 2021

Native Company Selected as Student Marshal for Auburn Spring Launch | New

Native company Robert Sitze was selected as the student marshal of Auburn University’s School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences during the university’s Spring 2021 launch ceremonies. JONAH ENFINGER AUBURN UNIVERSITY AUBURN, Ala. – Robert Sitze, originally from Enterprise, Alabama, has been selected as student marshal of Auburn University’s School of …

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Tennessee football takeover: Memphis area

Assistant coaches have been appointed in various parts of the state to volunteer in a Tennessee takeover. The regions are: East / Middle Tennessee, East Tennessee, Memphis, Nashville and West Tennessee. The Memphis region is made up of defensive coordinator Tim Banks and running backs coach Jerry Mack. Spring recruitment …

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Get 50% off Annual Auburn Undercover Membership

To celebrate the return of the NFL Draft, 247Sports is offering a great deal on an annual VIP membership to Auburn Undercover and the 247Sports network. Sign up for an annual Auburn Undercover membership, and for a limited time (offer ends May 3), get half of your first year. For …

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Auburn Signs Mississippi State Transfer Xaria Wiggins

History links AUBURN, Ala. – Xaria Wiggins, who has competed in Mississippi state for the past three seasons, signed a track and field funding agreement to play basketball next season at Auburn, head coach Johnnie harris announced Thursday. Wiggins, a 6-1 goalie from Virginia Beach, Va., Played 72 games in …

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BancorpSouth recognized by national savings campaign

TUPELO, miss., April 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) received the 2021 America Saves of Savings Excellence designation for its seventh consecutive year of promoting better savings plans for clients. The annual award recognizes financial institutions that go above and beyond to encourage people to save …

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Auburn Spring in a nutshell: Linebackers

The first period of practice of Bryan Harsin The era is officially in the rearview mirror, as the Tigers came full circle last Monday. Auburn staff are now looking forward to June, not only for summer training and the arrival of a few other parts in Harsin’s 2021 class, but …

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Daily recap: bright future for Brock Bowers

This is the April 29 edition of The Daily Recap presented by JFQ Lending. The future is bright for Bowers When it came to the tight ends, Darnell washington stole the show at G-Day. In the long run, however, Anthony Dasher wanted to emphasize how good Brock Bowers was as …

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Auburn man admits setting fire to boarding house

AUBURN – A local resident admitted on Wednesday that he burned down a guesthouse in 2018 from which tenants were forced to flee. Justin Knight, 35, of 138 Spring St., pleaded guilty to four counts of arson in the incident on September 30, 2018. He agreed to be sentenced to …

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Making news in business

Published: 04/28/2021 1:26:20 PM Florence Bank appoints Gilbert as Vice-President FLORENCE – Florence Bank has appointed Douglas gilbert Agawam as Vice President / Commercial Loans. Gilbert comes to Florence Bank with over 27 years of banking experience, most recently at Country Bank, where he served as Senior Vice President and …

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PNC plans $ 88 billion in community investments

PNC Financial Services Group’s planned acquisition of an Alabama-based bank will bring additional community investment to all of PNC’s markets, including Greater Boston. PNC this week announced a new community benefits plan that will provide $ 88 billion in loans, investments and other financial support to strengthen economic opportunities for …

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Police Reports – The Trojan Messenger

Incident reports April 11 Suspicious circumstances have been reported on Bruce Street. Material damage was reported on Martin Road. Suspicious circumstances have been reported on US 231. Third degree criminal wrongdoing has been reported on County Road 7757. Property damage has been reported on US Highway 231. Third degree criminal …

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Photos: Going out in Lewiston-Auburn

A skateboarder zigzags Tuesday afternoon down Chestnut Street in Lewiston. Russ Dillingham / Sun Journal Buy this photo A bumblebee lands on a cherry blossom Tuesday afternoon on Mary Carol Street in Auburn. Russ Dillingham / Sun Journal Buy this photo Stephen Broas plants flowers Tuesday afternoon in his Pleasant …

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AJ McGinnis commits to UC

University of Cincinnati’s new men’s basketball coach Wes Miller landed another engagement on Tuesday. Miller, 38, who was hired as the 28th head coach in program history on April 15, received a hiring from former UNC Greensboro guard AJ McGinnis. McGinnis, a 6-3, 180-pound sophomore goaltender from Huntsville, Ala, is …

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Megan Schofill Helps Auburn Win SEC Championship

Lazaro AlemanECB Publishing, Inc. Auburn University Sophomore Megan Schofill recently did her part to ensure her school’s golf team tops the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in women’s golf.Schofill, a graduate of the Aucilla Christian Academy (ACA), helped lead the Tigers to a 5-0-0 victory over Mississippi State in the final game …

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DC Police Department victim of apparent ransomware attack

Potentially sensitive information from the Washington, DC Police Department was allegedly breached by a ransomware attack by a group seeking payment. A group called Babuk claimed to be behind the attack. On a message posted on its website, the group threatened to divulge information removed from ministry systems if they …

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Billy Hugh Banks, father | Obituary

MUSCLE SHOALS – Billy Hugh Banks, Sr. of Muscle Shoals passed away on April 24, 2021. He was predeceased by his parents, Lynn and Nell Banks of Jasper, Alabama and his sister, Marilyn Beaird of Cordova, Alabama. He is survived by his wife, JoAn Holley Banks; son, Hugh Banks (Joan); …

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Georgia LB plans official visit to Auburn

EJ Lightsey, one of the top linebackers in the Rivals Camp series in Suwanee, Ga., Plans to make an official visit to Auburn. Lightsey, from Fitzgerald, Ga., Has not set a date for the visit, but will soon. “Auburn will definitely get an official visit,” said Lightsey. “I’ve never been …

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LSU’s Aundre Hyatt announces transfer to Rutgers

Rutgers’ men’s basketball added a key item to the roster on Sunday night as LSU transfer Aundre Hyatt announced his commitment to the program on Instagram. The former 3-star rookie was a priority target for head coach Steve Pikiell and staff during the 2018 recruiting cycle and he had paid …

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Auburn Title IX Protects Against Sexual Assault and Discrimination

With April being Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Auburn‘s Title IX policies remind us that the University has many resources for survivors of sexual assault while protecting itself from discrimination. Katherine Weathers is the Deputy Director of the Affirmative Action / Equal Employment Opportunity Office and the Senior Deputy Title IX …

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Supreme Court to Hear US Prosperity Donors Case

WASHINGTON – More than a decade after the short Supreme changed campaign finance rules in a historic case, judges hear arguments on Monday in a challenge to disclosure requirements that could make it easier for donors to spend anonymously. At stake is a California mandate for nonprofits to disclose their …

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Steelers have a lot to think about | News, Sports, Jobs

PITTSBURGH – Ben Roethlisberger’s running mates disappear. At least on the football field. Tight end Vance McDonald retired in January. Longtime Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey followed suit a few weeks later. Roethlisberger, at least for the moment, is not going anywhere. The 39-year-old has restructured his contract to make …

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The Tigers fall in the second match at Oxford

History links Next game: at Ole Miss 04/25/2021 | 1:00 p.m. SEC + network OXFORD, Miss. – Trolling by one run, softball Auburn (25-16, 5-12 SEC) fought to tie the game in the third inning, but Ole Miss (31-15, 12-8 SEC) scored five unanswered points in Game 2 of the …

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Newton and Guice named Iron Men of the Week

Another Saturday in the plains means Auburn football announces two more Iron Men of the week. The honors – given to one defending and one attacking player – recognize the hard work of two Auburn football players during the spring season. Things are heating up for the Tigers under new …

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Wochomurka named Auburn Head Coach

History links HOUSTON – Ryan wochomurka, who has spent the past six seasons as the head coach of swimming at the University of Houston, has been appointed the head coach of swimming at Auburn University. Wochomurka led the Cougars to five consecutive American Athletics Conference Women’s Team Championships, closing the …

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Coordinators talk about final spring practice

We’ve reached the end of the spring ball for Tennessee Flights’ first football team under the guidance of head coach Josh Heupel. With questions surrounding an NCAA investigation still hovering over the head of the program, UT heads out onto the field on Saturday for their Orange-and-White game. Our morning …

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Jaimie Cavanaugh, Daryl James: COVID-19 Has States Rethinking Big Hospitals Favoritism | Chroniclers

Certification boards in many jurisdictions have acted as usual during the global health crisis, although Alabama has suspended requirements for services directly related to COVID-19. “Connecting the competition”, a national analysis of the nonprofit Institute for Justice, documents emergency measures in a total of 25 jurisdictions. The temporary orders show …

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Child abuse cost Alabama $ 3.7 billion in 2018

A report released Tuesday shows that child abuse and neglect cost Alabama an estimated $ 3.7 billion in 2018, an increase of $ 1.5 billion from 2015. The Alabama Department of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention study, conducted by the College of Human Environmental Sciences at the University of Alabama …

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Auburn Spring in a nutshell: Quarterbacks

AUBURN, Ala. – The first period of practice of Bryan Harsin The era is officially in the rearview mirror, as the Tigers wrapped up the spring ball on Monday. Auburn staff are now looking forward to June, not only for summer training and the arrival of a few other parts …

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Auburn Ladies’s Golf defeats Alabama on their approach to SEC Last | Auburn College sports activities information

Auburn‘s Mychael O’Berry celebrates throughout the SEC Championship event in Birmingham. Jimmie Mitchell, SEC Pool ATHLETICS Particular at OA Information Auburn’s girls’s golf staff confronted Vanderbilt and Alabama consecutively in match play on Saturday to advance to the SEC Championship last the place they face Mississippi State on Sunday. “It …

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Nick Eason is lucky sufficient to turn out to be an Auburn Tiger

Nick Eason actually needed Auburn‘s defensive position coach job – however he went to his pal Tracy Rocker as an alternative. It was good. There was no grudge. “(It was) completely comprehensible,” Eason stated. “He is an excellent former defensive participant. He’s within the Auburn Corridor of Fame. He did …

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Northeast firefighting gear donation arrives at Coker

An 18-wheeler automobile pulled up exterior the Coker Volunteer Hearth Division on Thursday, loaded with a mountain of firefighting gear donated by the departments of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. The gear represents a bonanza of kit that many volunteer providers in western Alabama may by no means have …

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FirstBank launches progress spurt in Birmingham

Lender hires two longtime ServisFirst executives authors Geert De Lombaerde SEE THE GALLERY Grant Lauderdale FirstBank is planting an even bigger flag in Birmingham, the place it opened a mortgage workplace and employed two bankers with over 40 years of mixed expertise to construct a regional shopper and enterprise crew. …

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Humble Southern Bulldogs, prepare for Auburn

(Picture: HailState.com) Mississippi State scored two runs early on via wild terrain, however ultimately kicked off the offense in a 15-1 loss to Southern. The state has had residence runs Rowdey Jordan, Brad cumbest and Brandon Pimentel to place issues out of attain. The Diamond Dawgs despatched 9 pitchers down …

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