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WORK BEGINS TO TRANSFORM FORMER JCPENNEY AT THE AUBURN MALL

April 10, 2019

Hull Property Group, owners of the Auburn Mall, announced today the commencement of a large-scale project that will transform the building formerly occupied by JCPenney. The project includes the creation of a new mall entrance, additional exterior facing retail storefronts and outparcel opportunities.Work will begin with the demolition of 35,000…

WEICHERT FAST TRACK TRAINING OFFERS COMPETITIVE EDGE FOR LOCAL REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS

April 5, 2019

Weichert, Realtors(r) - Porter Properties, located in Auburn, is proud to announce that Sales Associate Lori Fuller successfully completed the Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. Fast Track training. The training helps quickly bring new Weichert(r) affiliated agents, as well as current agents interested in taking a refresher course, up to…

ALABAMA OPPORTUNITY ZONE FORUM TO BE PRESENTED BY UNIVERSITY OUTREACH GOVERNMENT AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

April 4, 2019

Passed as a part of the 2017 Federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts, Opportunity Zones were created to drive private investment into state’s most distressed and poverty ridden areas. All of Alabama’s 67 counties have one or more designated Opportunity Zones areas that enable investors to benefit from reduced or…

ROBYN BRIDGES ELECTED TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR SOUTHEAST TOURISM SOCIET

April 1, 2019

Robyn Bridges, vice president of Auburn-Opelika Tourism, has been elected to a two-year term on the board of the Southeast Tourism Society (STS). Founded in 1983, STS promotes travel and tourism throughout a 12-state region. The organization focuses on Education, Advocacy, Recognition and Networking for travel and tourism industry professionals…

EAMC RECEIVES THE 2019 WOMEN’S CHOICE AWARD® AS ONE OF AMERICA’S BEST HOSPITALS FOR ORTHOPEDICS

March 26, 2019

East Alabama Medical Center (EAMC) has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopedics by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that EAMC is in the top 10 percent of 4,797 U.S. hospitals offering orthopedics services.There are clear gender…

COUNTRY FINANCIAL® SUPPORTS LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE DEPARTMENTS THROUGH OPERATION HELPING HEROS DONATION

March 11, 2019

COUNTRY Financial Representative Shannon Works is pleased to announce the city of Auburn as a 2019 recipient of a $1,500 COUNTRY Financial Operation Helping Heroes Donation. Works presented the donation, which will assist with the purchase for the police DARE projects’ materials and the fire department’s new gloves and ear…