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July 12, 2018
Orange Beach 1910 schoolhouse

The first schoolhouse built by the Baldwin County school system in Orange Beach opened in 1910 and still stands today.

The building was constructed by James C. Callaway, one of the first settlers in Orange Beach. Callaway petitioned the State of Alabama to build the schoolhouse, but they could not afford it. Callaway took matters into his own hands; he built the facility himself using...

July 11, 2018
Orange Beach Youth Football Camp 2018

By Michael Hanich | See full article and photos at www.gulfcoastnewstoday.com.

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. -- Many professional athletes (current and former), college football stars, and local coaches held a skills football camp for local young...

July 11, 2018
Fox 10 turtle nesting season screenshot

By Kendra Turley | Posted: Jul 11, 2018 | See video at www.fox10tv.com

It's sea turtle nesting season along the Gulf Coast. It's a time where sea turtles bury their eggs in the sand along local beaches. 

During the nesting season, hundreds of Share the Beach volunteers...

July 10, 2018
2018 Fall Soccer Registration

Late registration for Orange Beach Athletics’ fall youth soccer begins Monday, July 16th and runs until Friday, July 27th. The registration fee is $70.

The fall soccer program is open to children ages 4-14, as of August, 1, 2018. Players can be registered at the Orange Beach Recreation Center; bring the registration fee (cash or check) and a copy of the player’s birth certificate. For...

July 9, 2018
Full Moon Paddle Flyer - July 29 2018

The City of Orange Beach Relay for Life Team is gearing up for its second of three Full Moon Paddles. The next paddle is scheduled for Sunday, July 29th. The paddles have become the number one fundraising effort for the Orange Beach Team.  

The events are held at the Wind & Water Learning Center at 26267 Canal Road, behind the Orange Beach Public Library.  Prior to participants...