East Alabama headlines for Friday, May 28th

Happy Friday everyone!

Opelika Honors our Veterans

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - Fags are being placed on the graves of veterans buried in Opeika cemetery's, to honor their service and sacrifice. The flags are a preview of a the special Memorial Day Ceremony being held at the Topeka Veterans Memorial on Monday. Girl Scout Troop 7238 has asked the city to allow them to assist putting out the flags each holiday as a troop project each year.  Jan Gunter with the city of Opelika says leaders accepted their offer, and commended these young ladies for their generous and patriotic efforts on behalf of veterans everywhere!

Primary just days away

LEE COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - It's down to the wire. Voters head to the polls on Tuesday for the 2010 Alabama primary. News Leader 9 will have everything voters need to know to get in, vote and then get out as quickly as possible.