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July 23, 2020
Update from Baldwin County Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler: Start date remains August 12th with many precautions in place

Message from Baldwin County Public Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler shared on July 23, 2020: 

Parents,

I hope you are enjoying the last few weeks of summer as we approach the return to school on August 12th.

Once again, I bring to you a novel of information. I hope these long, intensive, deep dives into our plans and my thinking has been helpful and comforting...

July 20, 2020

Baldwin County Health Department | July 20, 2020

In a joint effort, the city of Robertsdale, the Baldwin County Commission and the Baldwin County Health Department are now offering drive-in COVID-19 testing clinics at the PZK Hall, 17933 Highway 104, Robertsdale, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until noon. Days of operation were extended to help ensure availability to the public....

July 20, 2020
Hope for the Coast, a free food drive-thru, set for Saturday, July 25

Central Flora-Bama Church, Flora-Bama, and Feeding The Gulf Coast are once again partnering to present Hope for the Coast, a free food drive-thru, this Saturday, July 25th.

This "Stop, Pop, Drop & Roll" food distribution will take place Saturday, July 25th, from 9 a.m. to Noon, in the parking lot of the Flora-Bama at 17401 Perdido Key Drive, right on the Florida-Alabama State Line...

July 16, 2020
Orange Beach Fire Rescue asks residents to join online Community Connect program

Orange Beach Fire Rescue has recently partnered with Community Connect to gather resident data that can assist first responders in a medical emergency.

Community Connect is a free, secure, and easy to use platform that allows you to share critical information about your household that will aid first responders and emergency response personnel when responding to your residence. By...

July 16, 2020
2020 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday weekend set for July 17-19

The City of Orange Beach, Baldwin County and other local cities are participating in Alabama’s 15th annual back-to-school Sales Tax Holiday from Friday, July 17th at 12:01 a.m. through Sunday, July 19th at midnight.

It’s a great time to save money and support local businesses in Orange Beach. The tax holiday applies to certain school supplies, computers and clothing...