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Flags laid at Opelika cemeteries to honor fallen veterans

Flags laid at Opelika cemeteries to honor fallen veterans

For the seventh year, The City of Opelika's Public Works Department has put out American flags on the grave sites of veterans.  

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Officials urge grilling safety during Memorial Day Weekend

Officials urge grilling safety during Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend is kicking off today and some are already preparing for a party, but there are some things you need to know before

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Auburn University student presented Congressional Award

Auburn University student presented Congressional Award

An Auburn University student from Alabama is being rewarded on the national level for her commitment to serving others. 

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Parents of Gage Meche suing man they blame for gun being brought to school

Parents of Gage Meche suing man they blame for gun being brought to school

Gage Meche has thousands of people rooting for him and a family spokesman says it means a lot.  But attorney Ron Richard says the child's

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Memorial Day Weekend Safety Tips

Memorial Day Weekend Safety Tips

The 2017 Memorial Day weekend is here and News Leader 9 spoke with some state officials to get safety tips before the celebration begins for

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Family reacts to Phenix City man found shot to death

Family reacts to Phenix City man found shot to death

A Phenix City family is speaking out two days after their loved one was found shot to death on Abercrombie and Masons Roads. 

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St. Francis Hospital hosts EMS appreciation cook-out

St. Francis Hospital hosts EMS appreciation cook-out

St. Francis is saying thanks to the outstanding professionals who serve in Emergency Medical Services. 

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Adorable 5-year-old girl wants to know where did Obama go?

Adorable 5-year-old girl wants to know where did Obama go?

One question raised curiosity for a girl who wants to know where Barack Obama go?

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Dixie Kwik Café to open in Columbus June 1

Dixie Kwik Café to open in Columbus June 1

Dixie Kwik Café, a new restaurant with a tradition of Southern food held a soft opening May 25 and will hold their grand opening June 1. 

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'Monster' bull frog caught in STX fishing pond

'Monster' bull frog caught in STX fishing pond

Check out this big guy!  This 'monster' bull frog was caught in a South Texas fishing pond near Batesville by Markcuz Rangel.  

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Miss Georgia Pageant celebrates 73 years in June

Miss Georgia Pageant celebrates 73 years in June

The Miss Georgia Pageant will celebrate seventy-three years June 13-17, 7 p.m. nightly in the Bill Heard Theatre at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts.

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Masters Water Ski Tournament underway at Callaway Gardens

Masters Water Ski Tournament underway at Callaway Gardens

The 58th Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard tournament is underway this Memorial Day weekend. 

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Video shows Midlands restaurant employee pulled by her hair

Video shows Midlands restaurant employee pulled by her hair

An employee of a popular restaurant at the Village at Sandhill is facing charges after authorities say he grabbed a server by her hair and pulled her to

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8 arrested following Tallapoosa Co. drug raid

8 arrested following Tallapoosa Co. drug raid

The Tallapoosa County Narcotics Task Force conducted two drug raids that resulted in the arrest of eight suspects.

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LIVE: Suspected serial killer Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 counts of murder

LIVE: Suspected serial killer Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 counts of murder

A hearing for Todd Kohlhepp, a suspected serial killer charged in the murders of seven victims, got underway just after 10 a.m. in Spartanburg County. 

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Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 26

Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 26

Egyptian state TV: 23 people, 25 wounded in militant attack on a bus with Coptic Christians south of Cairo.

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13-year-old given mock 'most likely to become a terrorist' award

13-year-old given mock 'most likely to become a terrorist' award

Channelview Independent School District officials say it was part of "fake mock awards" given out by a teacher and the district did not know about

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Daughter to bury father missing for 50 years in Vietnam

Daughter to bury father missing for 50 years in Vietnam

Daughter to bury father, Navy pilot whose plane crashed half century ago during Vietnam War.

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Science Says: What's known and not known about marijuana

Science Says: What's known and not known about marijuana

A new study about using a marijuana ingredient to treat epilepsy joins a limited record of scientific knowledge about the harms and benefits of pot.

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