13th Street Bar-Be-Q

Local Spotlight: 13th Street Bar-Be-Que

Has your schedule picked up with the onset of spring, from sports to outdoor festivals? If you are looking to refuel and you love good old-fashioned pit-cooked barbecue, 13th Street Bar-Be-Que in Phenix City is ready to dish up that and more!  About 13th Street Bar-Be-Que Established in 1988, 13th Street Bar-Be-Que is built on Read more about Local Spotlight: 13th Street Bar-Be-Que[…]

The Field Restaurant in Fort Mitchell

New Business Spotlight: The Field Restaurant in Fort Mitchell

It’s chow time at a new hot spot nearby! Find out more about The Field Restaurant in Fort Mitchell, the place that hopes to be “your home away from home.” About The Field Restaurant The Field Restaurant in Fort Mitchell officially celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, October 22. Since then, it’s been full steam Read more about New Business Spotlight: The Field Restaurant in Fort Mitchell[…]

new Sonic Drive-In in Ladonia

In the News: New SONIC Drive-In in Ladonia

Tater tots. Cheeseburgers. Hot dogs. Cherry Limeade. Slushes. Milkshakes. Where can you find all that? Before you know it, you will be able to enjoy all that and more at the new SONIC® Drive-In® in Ladonia. What we know At the moment, not many details have been released in regards to the new SONIC® Drive-In® Read more about In the News: New SONIC Drive-In in Ladonia[…]

East Alabama Motor Speedway

Local Spotlight: East Alabama Motor Speedway

You’ve heard of Daytona. But what about the “Daytona of Dirt”? We’ll give you a hint—it’s in town, and also, the name rests in our blog title! That’s right—if you want to cheer along to an exciting dirt track race, visit East Alabama Motor Speedway in Phenix City. More on East Alabama Motor Speedway Jimmy Read more about Local Spotlight: East Alabama Motor Speedway[…]

Phenix City schools earned most improved

In the News: 3 Phenix City Schools Earned Most Improved Titles

The state recently released the listing of the  top 25 most improved schools as part of the Legislative School Performance Recognition Program. Three Phenix City schools earned most improved titles, which translates into a $5,000 award for each school! Most Improved The local public schools that were designated as most improved are Westview, Ridgecrest and Meadowlane Read more about In the News: 3 Phenix City Schools Earned Most Improved Titles[…]

The Columbus Ballet

Local Spotlight: The Columbus Ballet

The latest local spotlight to take a turn on our stage isn’t about waiting in the wings—it’s ready to dance! We’re talking about The Columbus Ballet. This company has brought beautiful productions to town for more than 20 years. Want to learn more? Hoping to take in a show this season? Read on to find Read more about Local Spotlight: The Columbus Ballet[…]

Chattahoochee Valley Community College

Local Spotlight: Chattahoochee Valley Community College

Vocational training. Free basic adult education. Associate’s degree programs. You can find them all and more at Chattahoochee Valley Community College in Phenix City. They’ve been helping locals train for careers ever since the 1970s. If you’re thinking of becoming a Pirate—or just cheering them on—learn more about our latest local spotlight. About Chattahoochee Valley Read more about Local Spotlight: Chattahoochee Valley Community College[…]

great reasons to live in Phenix City

7 Great Reasons to Live in Phenix City

Civic pride is what makes a town into a hometown! Well, we’re plenty proud of where we’ve planted our roots. In fact, right now, we’d like to share just why we love this community. So go ahead—check out just a few of the many great reasons to live in Phenix City. Idle Hour Park It’s Read more about 7 Great Reasons to Live in Phenix City[…]

2020 RiverBlast Festival

Coming Up: 2020 RiverBlast Festival

It’s time to get fired up—the 2020 RiverBlast Festival is on its way. This educational and entertaining fest features Columbus’ naval contributions to the Civil War, plus a whole lot of fun along the way. Let’s take a quick look at what’s in store for you at Port Columbus! About RiverBlast Festival Educational in nature Read more about Coming Up: 2020 RiverBlast Festival[…]

National Infantry Museum

Local Spotlight: The National Infantry Museum

Service. Sacrifice. Our soldiers. The National Infantry Museum in Columbus showcases U.S. military history at its zenith. Since its inception in 2009, it has drawn more than two million people from around the globe to its world-class galleries and awe-inspiring attractions. When you leave the museum, its impact will stick with you. About the Museum Read more about Local Spotlight: The National Infantry Museum[…]