November 20, 2017
Orange Beach Golf Center

The City of Orange Beach Golf Center will hold its first Skins Game Tournament of the 2017/18 winter season on December 3, and then on the first Sunday of each month through April, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.

Each player places $5 to a pot for Skins and $2 in a pot for closest-to-the-pin on a designated hole.

There are nine Orange Beach merchants sponsoring a hole-in-one,...

November 17, 2017
Orange Beach tree lighting at The Wharf

Ready or not, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Orange Beach! Decorations are going up all across town and the holidays will get a lot brighter on Tuesday, Nov. 28 with the annual tree lighting at The Wharf!

The public is invited to join the city at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 28 as it celebrates the beginning of the Christmas season with hot chocolate, cookie decorating, letters to...

November 17, 2017
Romar Beach Access U-turn rendering

On Monday, Nov. 20, the Alabama Department of Transportation will begin Phase II of Perdido Beach Boulevard/State Highway 182 Median Enhancement Project that will stretch from westerly Loop Road to the Romar Beach Access.

Mobile-based Hosea O. Weaver and Sons Inc. was awarded the low-bid contract of $2.7 million. Shoulder work will begin on the south side near the Romar Beach Access and...

November 16, 2017
Guill, a rehabilitated Kemp's ridley sea turtle

A rehabilitated Kemp's ridley sea turtle, named Guill, will be released on Monday, Nov. 20 in Orange Beach.

Guill was rescued on Ono Island on July 24 by volunteers with the Alabama Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network and City of Orange Beach Coastal Resources employees Wade Stevens and Lisa Graham.

Due to being entangled in fishing gear, Guill suffered from severe tissue...

November 16, 2017
Conceptual plan for Wolf Bay bridge

By John Mullen (See full story at

November 16, 2017 – Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - The City of Orange Beach is serious about tackling traffic issues on its own and is poised to spend more than $282,000 for environmental studies, permitting and conceptual...