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EAMC inaugurates Auburn medical pavilion | New

East Alabama Medical Center and Auburn University officials, along with Auburn Mayor Ron Anders, marked the completion of the Auburn Medical Pavilion in Auburn Research Park offshore of Shug Jordan Parkway at a groundbreaking ceremony last Friday. The 84,000 square foot, $ 37 million facility will bring a range of …

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Auburn Seniors Community Center to reopen

AUBURN – The city plans to reopen the Auburn Seniors Community Center for in-person programming just in time for summer. “Our team has worked hard to provide a variety of take-out and outdoor programs throughout the pandemic,” said Sabrina Best, director of recreation, according to a press release from the …

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Report: One third of Auburn tenants are “overcharged”

According to the Housing Development Consortium, a household in Auburn must earn $ 58,160 per year or $ 36 per hour to pay average market rent. HDC’s Auburn Affordability Snapshot estimated the average rent in Auburn to be around $ 1,454 per month, a 5% increase between 2019 and 2020. …

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Auburn swimmers aim for US Olympic trials

History links AUBURN, Alabama – Auburn’s swim and dive program will be well represented over the next two weeks at the US Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Nebraska. Wave I starts on Friday and continues through Monday. Auburn currently has 10 swimmers expected to compete, as well as six members …

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Auburn raises LGBTQ + pride flag at City Hall

For the second year in a row, the city of Auburn hoisted a pride flag in front of City Hall to celebrate LGBTQ + Pride Month and the LGBTQ + community. LGBTQ + pride 2021 is the 52nd anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising. According to the Library of Congress, “[LGBTQ+] …

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It will be a starry Wednesday in Auburn

With day one of the post-death period on the books, Auburn will have an even bigger roster of rookies in town on Wednesday for day two. And it’s a group of stars. Here’s a look at some of the perspectives we confirmed on campus: -Kamari Wilson, S, Bradenton (Florida) IMG …

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Marcus Harris of Montgomery excited to come home

Pamela Blocton knows the journey from Montgomery to Lawrence, Kansas all too well. It’s the bear of a trip – 812 miles on six freeways across five state lines. She has made this 13 hour trip several times over the past two years. That’s what a mother does. His son, …

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Three schools to beat for 4-star Darrius Clemons

Auburn‘s football team need help as wide receiver, and they will need it soon. Head coach Bryan Harsin knew early on he would have to build the WR after losing the top three receivers in the 2021 NFL draft process. 4-star wide receiver Darrius Clemons is a target Harsin and …

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4-star OT declares unofficial visit to the plains

The battle for the 2022 rookies is already heating up for Auburn football. With three commitments already registered to Powell Gordon, Holden Geriner and Jarell Stinson, new head coach Bryan Harsin is just getting started. However, for Harsin, starting means picking up where former head coach Gus Malzahn left off. …

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Auburn changes one year after George Floyd’s death

May 25, 2021, marks a year since the murder of George Floyd, who sent an already agitated nation into quarantine on the streets to protest and riot, putting issues of racial injustice at the forefront of American dialogue. College campuses have seen young people fill the streets, clenched fists raised …

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Auburn, Alabama among finalists for SEC QB transfer

It looks like TJ Finley could move from one SEC quarterback room to another. The former LSU quarterback will announce his transfer destination on Monday at 11 a.m. and counts Auburn and Alabama among his four finalists, he told AL.com. Penn State and Houston are the other two finalists. “Every …

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Harrison Maurus of Auburn named to US Olympic team

Auburn native Harrison Maurus (21) is one of eight weightlifters named to the United States Olympic weightlifting team this week. Maurus: From Auburn to Tokyo Even before he graduated from Auburn Riverside High School, Maurus was a Youth world champion and held a world record. He also shattered a 20-year …

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Council clears the way for Buc-ee’s in Auburn | New

Smiles filled the dais at Tuesday’s regular meeting, as city council approved a development deal that will bring a Buc-ee to Auburn and trigger the development of Exit 50 of Interstate 85. “I love this city,” said Stan Beard, director of real estate for the Texas-based company. “I just wanted …

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Let’s rock Jordan Hare this fall

It’s been 533 days since the Jordan-Hare Stadium was the last at full capacity with 87,451 fans in attendance, but the 2019 Iron Bowl feels like it’s decades ago since the COVID-19 pandemic forced all programs. of college football to limit attendance of health and safety protocols. . Every aspect …

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Tigers got two seeds in the Tallahassee area

History links AUBURN, Ala. – Post-season bound for 16e In program history, Auburn’s softball team was seeded in the Tallahassee regional competition hosted by Florida State No.7. Auburn (27-22) will face the three-seeded UCF (39-17-1) on Friday, May 21. The first pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m. CT on ESPN2. …

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Auburn Transit Pilot Shuttle Service to American River Confluence

Raised concerns about congestion at popular recreation area Auburn, California – Auburn Transit has started piloting a route that takes visitors from Auburn’s business districts to the confluence of the river. The plan offers a stress-free way to park and be transported to Confluence, making 5 main stops along the …

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A&M abandons its first match at Auburn | Sports

After taking two of the three against then-No. 12 Ole Miss a weekend ago, the Aggies started their final road series of the regular season on Friday night at Plainsman Park against the 20-24 Auburn Tigers who put the losers in their last four games with a cold offense. . …

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VRFA firefighter Neil Pedersen retires

In 36 years, Neil Pedersen was a firefighter, he saw his fire department go from one job to five, he worked on one of the biggest fires in Auburn history and he beat cancer . During that time he worked many sleepless nights and responded to heartbreaking incidents. Yet, when …

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Texas A&M baseball quits game opener in Auburn, 5-4

AUBURN, Ala. – Texas A&M has a chance this weekend to put some distance between itself and Auburn at the bottom of the SEC West standings, as only 12 teams will compete in the SEC tournament. However, the Aggies opened the penultimate weekend of the regular season with a 5-4 …

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Defensive back Bydarrius Knighten transfers to Auburn

Auburn‘s coaching staff have worked hard to close the streak of portal losses over the past few weeks. Auburn landed UAB nose tackle Tony Fair on Wednesday. Today they caught former Bydarrius Knighten, one of the best in Southeast Missouri. Knighten has had an incredibly productive career at SEMO, recording …

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Javelin Throwers, Multi-Event Leader Pathway for Tigers

History links SEC Outdoor Day 1 results BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Auburn javelin throwers and multi-event competitors made great outings during day one of the 2021 Southeastern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships to punctuate the Tigers efforts at EB Cushing Stadium on the Texas A&M University campus. The Tigers …

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Hospitality Career Fair aims to fill a desperate need in Auburn-Opelika; restaurants can rent on site | Local News

Lee County hotels, restaurants and other service providers are outnumbered, which is why Auburn-Opelika Tourism is inviting employees and potential employees to a career fair later this month. “AO Tourism staff knew there would be challenges after Covid,” said Robyn Bridges, vice president of Auburn-Opelika Tourism. “But nothing could prepare …

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Auburn approves grant for new home

AUBURN – Auburn City Hall has approved its first grant of the budget cycle for the construction of new homes. Auburn offered the $ 10,000 grant starting in 2012, but received no applicants for the first six years. The first applicant was a city councilor who was converting an old …

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Ranking of the 3 Tony Fair destinations

UAB transfer Tony Fair has narrowed his next school pick to three, and Auburn football is among the promising programs looking to add a punisher to the DL. At six-foot-three and 330 pounds, Fair would undoubtedly be a weapon in Derek Mason’s inaugural defense with the Tigers. Nick Eason, a …

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Infield of Dreams: Auburn’s Core Four

AUBURN, Ala. – During his 20th season as a Southeastern Conference baseball coach, Auburn’s Butch Thompson saw many future Major League infielders, but he never saw a core four. as complete as the 2021 Auburn Tigers. “This is my favorite group I’ve ever been a part of,” said Thompson, in …

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Auburn gymnastics with ‘big strides’ in 2021

History links AUBURN, Ala. – The Auburn 2021 gymnastics season has been full of great moments and growth for the young team. Through the many obstacles encountered, the team put together a season to be proud of that included big scores and big prizes. Most of the obstacles in the …

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COLUMN | ‘I will absolutely never forget that’

After four years of climbing the ranks together, we sat down to reflect on our stay at Auburn Plainsman. This 31-minute conversation – which has been reduced for readability – is for everyone who has come before us and anyone we will leave behind. Thank you for offering us this …

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Keegan Thompson called the Cubs

History links CHICAGO – Former Auburn pitcher Keegan Thompson was called up to the Chicago Cubs after being added to the team’s cab squad earlier this week. Thompson will be available out of the survey pen as the Cubs take on Cincinnati today. With his debut, Thompson will become the …

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Auburn softball rally fails

Lexie Handley pitched 4 2/3 dominant innings. (Photo: Auburn University Athletics) AUBURN, Alabama – Senior left-hander Lexie Handley did all she could to give Auburn’s softball team a chance to win, pitching 4 2/3 dominant innings in relief for starter Maddie Penta. But for the second day in a row, …

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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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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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