Back to School

  Auburn City Schools ‘successfully’ entering second half of semester in person amid pandemic

District leaders with Auburn City Schools said their efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the district have been successful so far.

  Lee County School District starts in-person learning

  Russell County schools prepare for first day of in-person classes

  Auburn University launches sentinel testing for COVID-19

  AU COVID-19 cases are ’less than expected,’ says medical clinical director

  Students, officials discuss AU limits on gatherings of 50+ people

  Auburn University students react to outdoor mask mandate on campus

Continued Coverage

  Columbus church prays at nearly two dozen schools ahead of first day

Muscogee Co., East Alabama schools prepare for first day of classes Monday

  Harris Co. High School confirms positive COVID-19 case

  Auburn City Schools kicks off 2020-2021 school year

  Chambers Academy reopening for in-person classes

Davis Broadcasting to host drive thru school supply giveaway

  East Ala. woman uses small business to help parents, students with virtual learning

The mother, who lost her daughter in the deadly tornadoes March 3, 2019, is getting creative with her small business in an effort to help other moms and dads.

Ivey extends safer at home order, adds school mask requirement

Gov. Kay Ivey announced Wednesday she will extend the state’s amended safer at home order, which includes the mandatory use of face masks in public.

  Lee County Board of Education votes to start school year virtually and delay start date

The Lee County Board of Education voted Tuesday to start the upcoming school year with remote learning for all students. Classes will begin Aug. 17.

  Southern Union in Opelika to continue with online, hybrid courses for fall semester

Southern Union State Community College shared Tuesday it’s continuing with its summer model of online and hybrid studies.

  Harris County High School seniors have in-person graduation

  Central High School students enjoy small, private prom

  Columbus Health Department suggests parents schedule immunizations as school year approaches

  Muscogee County School Board chair explains school reopening delay

  Russell County School District delays start date for in-person learning

  Chambers County Schools providing all students in the district with free school supplies

  Opelika City Schools delays start date for upcoming school year

The first day for students will be August 12.