Tag Archives: Opelika

There are lots of things which can make you feel like summer is truly here, but we feel that a visit to a farmer’s market is one of the best of those. Taking a few hours out of your day to take in all the sights and smells on display at a local market is […]

You might not think there’s an energy crisis looming on the horizon, but experts are quietly predicting that energy costs could quite easily double over the next decade. This is down to the fact that the population of our planet keeps growing, almost doubling from 3.7 billion people in 1970 to 7.4 billion people in […]

They say that time travel is theoretically impossible, but we’re pretty sure once you’ve finished planning and setting up your very own “Lemon-Aid” stand  you’ll be whisked back to your childhood years. Running your own lemonade stand when you were a kid was lots of fun, but taking part in the “Lemon-Aid For A Cause” […]

Alabama’s population statistics for 2015 were recently released, and they show huge growth for the Auburn-Opelika metro area. Lee County, home to both Auburn and Opelika, was one of the fastest growing counties in the entire state. The county continued to add thousands of residents this year and, according to the reports, shows “no signs […]

Site Selection magazine recently gave the Auburn-Opelika metro area top marks in a nationwide survey. That magazine named Auburn-Opelika as one of the best metro areas in the country for economic opportunities in regions with fewer than 200,000 people. Auburn-Opelika tied for sixth place with Lima, Ohio. Site Selection was particularly impressed with the number […]

There are a lot of reasons for you to visit Opelika and Auburn in Alabama. Being some of the older cities in the southern states they have a certain charm that you won’t be able to easily find anywhere else. In addition to being twin cities steeped in culture and history, Opelika and Auburn are […]