Chip Brownlee | Community Reporter


What is it like being a Muslim in Auburn?

When Susan Rashid, a graduate student in biology, began preparing to move to Alabama for school at Auburn, she said she had some reservations because she wasn't sure how people would accept her.

Auburn: The coffee capital of Alabama

The Auburn area has a high concentration of chain coffee shops, like many other cities of its size, but Auburn is also home to a unique and vibrant local coffee scene. Auburn is on its way to becoming the coffee capital of Alabama.

COLUMN: Alabama can't pick 'em

Alabamians, like myself, like to believe we are a good people. And most of us are. The politicians whom we select to represent us, on the other hand, are of a different breed. Gov.

Career Center prepares graduates for the 'real world'

From the day a student steps foot on Auburn’s campus, one question will pervade their entire college career: Will I find a job? The Auburn Career Center is prepared to help, according to Addye Buckley-Burnell, assistant director of career development at the Career Center. 

Hubbard attorney denies rumors of a plea deal

Bill Baxley, lead defense attorney for Alabama Speaker Mike Hubbard, denied rumors today that Hubbard has accepted a plea deal. "Absolutely not, there has never ever been any thought or any talk or any hint of taking a plea, never," Baxley told The Plainsman. "That is a totally untrue rumor.