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'Transportation, frustrations and golf carts': Town Hall meeting set for October 1st

September 13, 2019
Orange Beach Town Hall meeting set for October 1, 2019

Orange Beach Mayor Tony Kennon and the City Council invite the public to a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, October 1st at the Orange Beach Event Center. The Town Hall will begin after the 5 p.m. City Council meeting and work session, which will also be at the Event Center. Those attending the Town Hall should arrive between 5:30 and 6. 

Dr. Craig Pouncey announced as president of Coastal Alabama Community College

September 11, 2019
ACCS Board Chairman Al Thompson, Coastal Alabama Community College President Craig Pouncey, and ACCS Chancellor Jimmy H. Baker at the September 11, 2019 board of trustees meeting.

Alabama Community College System | September 11, 2019

MONTGOMERY – At the Alabama Community College System board of trustees meeting on Wednesday, Chancellor Jimmy H. Baker announced the selection of Dr. Craig Pouncey as president of Coastal Alabama Community College. Pouncey’s appointment was unanimously approved by the board of trustees.

WEAR-TV report: Crosswalk improvements on tap for Flora-Bama after county/state road swap in Florida

September 9, 2019
Escambia County moves forward with major road swap with the state

Escambia County moves forward with major road swap with the state

By Renee Beninate | Thursday, September 5th 2019

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WEAR-TV) — Thursday night [Sept. 5, 2019] Escambia County commissioners unanimously approved a major road swap with the state.

Volunteers sought for Wildlife Center, Backcountry Trail and Beach Nesting Bird Program

September 9, 2019
Volunteers sought for Orange Beach Wildlife Center, Backcountry Trail and Beach Nesting Bird Program

Are you passionate about protecting wildlife, crazy about the coast, and excited about preserving the environment? 

This is the opportunity you’ve been looking for!

Come spread your nature-loving wings while experiencing hands on conservation efforts! If you live, work, or play in the Orange Beach area, we would love to have you as a volunteer environmental steward.

City to hold community picnic on Sept. 22 at Art Center

September 3, 2019
City of Orange Beach to hold community picnic on Sept. 22, 2019 at Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach

The City of Orange Beach invites the public to a Community Picnic at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 22nd. (Rain date is September 29th.) 

Enjoy the day with your community; just bring a blanket and something for lunch. The Art Gallery will be open and there will be lawn games. Bottled water will be provided.