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AES Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary!

By Chris Schweitzer, Auburn Essential Services It’s hard to believe AES has been around for 10 years already!  We’ve grown more than we could have ever imagined. And, in many ways, we feel like we’re just getting started. In the spirit of our 10-year anniversary, please enjoy this list of the Top Ten Milestones that […]

City Hall: A Reminder of Auburn’s Legacy

Auburn’s City Hall is 100 years old this year. It was constructed during the building boom era of 1911-1915. During that time Auburn City Hall and DeKalb County Courthouse were built; philanthropist Charles Eckhart donated funds to construct Eckhart Public Library, the YMCA and, of course, Eckhart Park. In this age of disposable everything, it’s […]

Beware of Krokodil

By Chief Martin McCoy, Auburn Police Department There have been recent news reports about a deadly drug called krokodil (pronounced crocodile). Known for the black or green scaly skin it causes, krokodil is not only dangerous, it’s highly addictive. This drug has been around for at least a decade, originating in Russia and spreading to […]