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For all this information and more at your fingertips, request the Know the Community Newcomers Guide. We provide a complete listing of preschools, mother’s day out programs, maps of subdivisions and schools.  The most comprehensive guide to Lee County – we have the answers to all your questions.

Communities

We celebrate diverse communities with abundant opportunities
that make them great places to live, work, or visit.

Getting Plugged In

Getting connected is your first step to getting settled. We’ve got everything listed that you need to know to get your family connected to utilities, cable, and more.

Attractions

Explore all the fun entertainment hot spots in Auburn, Opelika, and all of Lee County!

Education

Lee County has many educational choices for families. With three county school systems, home to over 23,000 students, we’ve got test scores and magnet schools to help you find the right fit.

KidStuff

Lee County is kid friendly! Our families enjoy sports, scouting, art lessons, and all the fun attractions. Check out this area to get registration and links to your child & teen’s favorite activities.

Getting Connected

The best way to “bloom where you are planted” is to make friends in your community. There are multiple ways for you and your family to meet new people in the area is by getting involved with groups that share common interests.

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School Directory

Lee County offers a variety of educational choices within its one county and two city public school systems. We’ve got test scores and stats to help you find the right fit. If you’re looking for a private school, we have detailed information on options in the area, offering everything from religious and college preparatory curriculum to special needs.

Annual Events

This area is teeming with fun events year round. We’ve listed the ones that have become annual traditions for the community, like Auburn CityFest and Oktoberfest. Check out the celebrations and hometown fun!

Healthcare

The East Alabama Medical Center (EAMC) offers general medical and surgical care, as well as a variety of specialty services. According to Women’s Choice Awards, EAMC is in the top 9% of hospitals for Orthopaedics. EAMC’s Spencer Cancer Center has received an “Approval Award with Commendations” and is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer as a Community Hospital Cancer Program. The Auburn University Medical Clinic offers primary care, urgent care, and more for students, faculty, staff, administrators, citizens from the surrounding community, and visitors to the area.

Business Directory

Look no further – we’ve got the top businesses listed here to help you with everything to finding a hair & nail stylist, dentist, orthodontist, mother’s day out program, eye doctor, pharmacist, carpet cleaners and electricians. We only allow the most respected businesses to be associated with our newcomer service!

Communities

Welcome Baskets Delivered each Year

School Choices

Welcomes Events each Year

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