Airport groundbreaking in Auburn

Folks flying into the airport at Auburn/Opelika will soon notice a difference.  The ceremonial groundbreaking on the new terminal at the Robert G. Pitts Airport in Auburn was held Thursday.

The $14 million terminal should be completed by this time next year.

Opelika, Auburn, Lee County, Auburn University, the state and the FAA chipped in to pay for the project.

The current terminal was built in 1950.