Evan Mealins | Managing Editor
Details of a phased reopening of public facilities and services beginning on Wednesday and continuing through June 1 were announced by the City on Wednesday afternoon.
Auburn University was awarded over $1.3 million in grants from Montgomery today.
There have been numerous challenges for teachers such as reduced communication and lack of hands-on teaching.
Operational modifications put in place by Auburn University to slow the spread of COVID-19 have been extended through June 30, 2020, the University announced in email on Monday. The modifications include things like the cancelation of all University events and working from home for University employees that are able, the University said.
Alabama’s stay-at-home order remains in effect until April 30, Gov. Ivey announced in a press conference today.
Lee County is now under a tornado watch in effect 11 p.m., National Weather Service Birmingham said in a tweet today at 5:23 p.m.
Auburn voices from the pandemic: 'We’re not a nurse or a doctor by no means, but we’re helping supply the world with food.'
While essential businesses like grocery stores remain open during the pandemic, some workers who interact with customers are concerned for their health and the health of others. The impact and stress from the pandemic and personal circumstances is different for each of them.
Bennie Adkins, who earned the Medal of Honor in 2014 for his service in Vietnam, died today after being diagnosed with COVID-19 on March 26.
While BSA’s bankruptcy ultimately will not directly affect the local troops, the condition of the parent organization still brings up emotions for members.
Local Auburn business owners and workers on how the pandemic is affecting their lives — and their financial future on the Plains.