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April 20, 2018
Eddie Tyler

On Friday, April 20, Baldwin County Public Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler announced a decision made by Interim Alabama State Superintendent of Education Dr. Ed Richardson that Gulf Shores City Schools will start in 2019. Gulf Shores wanted to split from the county school system starting in Fall of 2018. 

Following is Tyler's full statement: 

"We have...

April 20, 2018
Snorkeling

David Rainer, Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources | Published April 19, 2018 at www.courierjournal.net

Alabama already has the reputation as one of the best places in the nation to fish for saltwater species, especially red snapper.

Now, Alabama...

April 19, 2018
New grand piano at Coastal Arts Center

The Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach is pleased to announce the arrival of its new Baldwin grand piano!  

The purchase of this beautiful instrument is being made possible by the Friends of the Arts and by the Nancy Hilley Foundation.  The piano will be featured at “The Grand Event” to be held on May 11 at the Coastal Arts Center.  We are pleased to announce the guest pianist will be...

April 17, 2018
Orange Beach city seal
The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting.

Following are the agendas for both meetings. Please note that the information below may not be the most up-to-date information. For the full and most up-to-date agendas and attachments, go to...

April 16, 2018
2018 Spring UTR Dri Fit T-Shirt

The City of Orange Beach Spring 2018 UTR Tennis Tournament was held April 6-8, 2018 at the Orange Beach Tennis Center.

The tournament attracted 28 players from New Orleans; Louisville, Kentucky; Tuscaloosa; Ponchatoula, Louisiana; Atlanta; Slaughter, Louisiana; Milton, Florida; Niceville, Florida; Mobile; Fairhope; Spanish Fort; Daphne; and Orange Beach.

The...