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September 9, 2019
Red Snapper catch in a red bucket

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) will open an additional three-day private angler recreational season for red snapper in October 2019. The additional days will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, October 4, and run until midnight on Sunday, October 6.

The possession limit is two fish per person with a minimum size limit of 16 inches total length. Anglers...

September 6, 2019
Orange Beach Planning Commission shown during meeting on August 12, 2019 with a large crowd in the Council Chambers

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 2:30 p.m. Monday, September 9th for a work session followed by 4 p.m. regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

Full agenda packet for the September 9, 2019 Orange Beach Planning Commission meeting

The...

September 5, 2019
Flier for Graceful Journey with Aging Parents seminar that starts on Sept. 17, 2019 at Orange Beach United Methodist Church

Planning a Graceful Journey with Aging Parents, a four-week seminar to provide information that will help individuals prepare for the future with their parents, will be held for four consecutive Tuesdays (Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1, and Oct. 8) from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Brooks Center at Orange Beach United Methodist Church at 28751 Canal Road.

There is no charge for the seminar, and it is...

September 4, 2019
New Orange Beach police officers sworn in

Orange Beach Police Chief Joe Fierro introduced three new officers and a new Support Services Technician to the City Council at its meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 3. 

New to the force are full-time Officer Hunter Lanford, part-time Officer Greg Sanders, part-time Officer Seth McVickers and Support Services Technician Tyler Flowers. The three officers were sworn in by Orange Beach Municipal...

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. 

The Coastal...