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November 2, 2017
National Flood Insurance Program flood rate map

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region IV Office and the Alabama Office of Water Resources (OWR) have partnered with Baldwin County to inform residents of the flood risks shown on the preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) by hosting a Flood Risk Open...

November 1, 2017
Beached vessel on state shoreline in Orange Beach

On Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, City of Orange Beach staff, led by the Coastal Resources Division, held a meeting with the representative of a sport-fishing vessel that beached on the state-owned shoreline, behind the Hampton Inn, over the weekend.

Efforts to remove the boat had been...

October 30, 2017
2017 SEC Women’s Soccer Championship in Orange Beach, Ala.

No. 10-seeded Missouri upset No. 7-seeded Alabama, 3-1, and No. 8-seeded Arkansas defeated No. 9-seeded Ole Miss, 1-0, on Sunday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference Women’s Soccer Championship in Orange Beach.

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October 27, 2017
"Dali in the Dunes" Alabama Art Education Association conference

Art educators from across the state brought their creative spirit to the Orange Beach Event Center this week for the Alabama Art Education Association’s Fall 2017 conference.

The conference is held in different areas of the state each year and...

October 27, 2017

For the 13th year in a row, the Orange Beach Sportsplex will welcome the return of the Southeastern Conference Women’s Soccer Championship on Sunday, Oct. 29.

The single-elimination tournament will run through Sunday, Nov. 5 and will be aired live on the SEC Network.

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