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Seniors gather for Valentine Ball

The Senior Citizen Valentine Ball, held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday night, was organized by the Northwest Auburn Task Force and spearheaded by Sheryl Parker and Council member Connie Fitch-Taylor as a way to gather seniors together and build community.

The rise and fall of the Burn City Rollers

Many of the other former members have all expressed interest in roller derby returning to Auburn and spoke about the importance of a sport that empowers women of all shapes and sizes.

Community center coming to Auburn park

The community center, located in Lake Wilmore Park along Ogletree Road, will feature many amenities such as gymnasiums and a pool, said City of Auburn Parks and Recreation director Becky Richardson.

Private bookstore opens downtown

The City of Auburn is now home to a privately owned bookstore, Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers. The bookstore, located on Magnolia Avenue, is owned by a couple from Greenville, Alabama.  The bookstore opened its doors to the public on Saturday, Oct. 26.