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CRAWFORD WILLIS GROUP PARTNERS WITH CLOUD BASED BROKERAGE EXP REALTY

January 10, 2020

The Crawford - Willis Group, an Auburn/Opelika-based real estate team founded in 2016 by Evan Crawford and Matthew Willis, has partnered with eXp Realty, a cloud-based and agent-owned brokerage.eXp Realty, founded in 2009, is the largest residential real estate brokerage by geography in North America and a subsidiary of eXp…

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF LEE COUNTY HONORS OUTSTANDING AREA WOMEN

January 10, 2020

The Junior League of Lee County recently hosted more than 80 members of the public at the EMPOWER Women’s Leadership event at the Auburn University Hotel and Dixon Conference Center. At the January 7 breakfast, five women were honored with Distinguished Woman of Service Awards for their serviceable contributions to…

LOCAL JACKSON THORNTON OFFICE NAMES WILLIAM SHEFFIELD NEW PRINCIPAL

December 5, 2019

Jackson Thornton, a certified public accounting and consulting firm, is pleased to announce that William Sheffield has been named a principal in the Opelika office, located at 100 N. 9th Street.Sheffield, a Certified Public Accountant since 2006, specializes in tax planning and consulting for individuals and closely held businesses. He…

LUCY'S TEAM TAKES HOME FOUR WINS AT ALABAMA RESTAURANT AND HOSPITALITY ASSOCIATION INDUSTRY AWARDS

November 13, 2019

Lucy’s, an Auburn newcomer and popular neighborhood restaurant, announced that four members of its team have been recognized as winners of this year’s Alabama Restaurant and Hospitality Association (ARHA) Industry Awards. All winners were announced on November 11 at the association’s awards gala in Birmingham, Ala. More details on each…

MARTIN HEAD NAMED CEO OF MAX CREDIT UNION

November 7, 2019

Max Credit Union has announced that Martin Head has been named the new president and CEO of the financial institution, effective October 15.Head was the organization’s chief lending officer. He has more than three decades experience, including time with AmSouth and Aliant banks. He replaces Greg McClellan, who retired in…

ALABAMA'S FIRST STEM PRESCHOOL OPENING IN AUBURN IN EARLY 2020

November 6, 2019

Alabama’s first STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) preschool, Auburn Day School, is slated to open in early 2020.The half-day preschool will focus on a concept-based, hands-on, active curriculum targeting children ages 12 months to 5 years. Additionally, the school will offer multiple STEM camps for children ages 3-6 years during…