Opelika is being recognized as pioneers at the forefront of data technology, as WSFA writer Rosanna Smith points out that Opelika is the first city in the entire state of Alabama to have a true fiber optic network. From the article… “It doesn’t matter the time of day it can be 9 in the morning… Continue Reading Opelika leading the way as Alabama’s first Gig CityDetails
OPS is proud to welcome the new PGA Barbasol Tournament to the Robert Trent Jones golf course here in Opelika. You can click here to view the full issue and read the PGA Tournament article on page 12.
Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller said a Thursday ruling by the Federal Communications Commission which gives city-owned broadband companies the opportunity to expand and compete with commercial Internet providers could eventually benefit residents outside of Opelika. The cities of Wilson, N.C., and Chattanooga, Tenn., requested the ruling because state laws have prevented them from expanding. Like… Continue Reading Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller praises FCC decision on Internet service expansionDetails
Mayor Fuller recently released an open-letter to OA News advocating for the city of Opelika’s right to have access to ultra-high speed, fiber internet. Read Mayor Fuller’s full letter here.