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June 22, 2022
Alabama Wildlife and Fisheries Department offering free Introduction to Handguns course on Saturday, June 25 in Orange Beach

The Alabama Division of Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries Hunter Education Unit will offer an Introduction to Handguns course from 8:30 a.m. until noon this Saturday, June 25th at the Orange Beach Shooting Range, 23111 Russian Road. 

It is a free course and firearms and ammunition will be provided. The only requirements are that participants be at least 16 years of age and have either...

June 21, 2022
2022 Fourth of July firework shows planned in and around Orange Beach

With the Fourth of July falling on Monday this year, the Independence Day festivities will be extended with some fireworks shows happening on Saturday and others planned for Monday, weather permitting. 

Saturday, July 2nd - Perdido Beach Resort - Independence Day Celebration, 6-11 p.m. with fireworks around 9 p.m.

Perdido Beach Resort will host its annual...

June 17, 2022
Disney Musical Showcase will feature favorite songs and characters - June 23-25 at Orange Beach Performing Arts Center

Many of your Disney music and character favorites will be brought to the stage by “A Touch of Magic” – Disney Musical Showcase, June 23-25. The performance, presented by the City of Orange Beach Expect Excellence Music Department, will be “a great opportunity for people to come and sing along with these very popular songs that everybody knows,” said Expect Excellence Music Director Caleb...

June 17, 2022
Meet and Greet set June 20 for new Orange Beach school principals

Orange Beach City Schools will host a Public Meet & Greet from 5-7 p.m. Monday, June 20th at Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach for the new Orange Beach High School Principal Michael Lee and Orange Beach Middle School Principal Wes Pouncey.

The Orange Beach City School Board on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 approved the hiring of Lee and Pouncey. The board previously approved retaining...

June 16, 2022
2022 Junior Marksmanship Program to include July 9 Clay Shoot and July 16 Rifle Shoot

The annual City of Orange Beach Junior Marksmanship Program will include a Clay Shoot on Saturday, July 9th and a Rifle Shoot on Saturday, July 16th at the city’s shooting range. 

The program, conducted in conjunction with the State of Alabama Department of Conservation, Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries Division, is open to children ages 8 to 15. Younger and older children may attend...