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August 7, 2020

By DAVID RAINER, Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Just when it appeared that the 2020 red snapper season was a wrap, private recreational anglers are likely to get one more opportunity to fish this year.

Scott Bannon, Director of the Alabama Marine Resources Division (MRD), said the preliminary harvest numbers for the private recreational sector indicate...

August 5, 2020
Hope for the Coast food distribution event set for August 15

On Saturday, August 15th, Central Flora-Bama Church, Flora-Bama and Feeding The Gulf Coast are once again partnering to present Hope for the Coast, a free food drive-thru.

This "Stop, Pop, Drop & Roll" food distribution will take place from 9 a.m. to noon, in the parking lot of the Flora-Bama at 17401 Perdido Key Drive, right on the Florida-Alabama State Line.

Items included...

August 3, 2020
Full Moon Paddle Flyer - August 30, 2020

The City of Orange Beach Friends and Family Relay for Life team will be hosting a Full Moon Paddle on Wolf Bay on Sunday, August 30th at the Wind & Water Learning Center.

The fundraiser includes dinner, provided by Cobalt, starting at 6:15 p.m. with entertainment by Webb Dalton. The paddle will start at 7 p.m. and go to 8:30 p.m. 

The Wind & Water Learning Center is at...

July 29, 2020
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Office of Governor Kay Ivey | July 29, 2020 | Press Release

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday issued her fifteenth supplemental emergency proclamation containing an amended Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as...

July 27, 2020

(MONTGOMERY, AL – July 27, 2020)  Out of concern for the health and safety of the general public, licensees and other key stakeholders, the Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board today approved an emergency order that limits the hours of operations for restaurants, bars and other entities that sell alcohol.

Daily COVID-19 cases in the state continue to climb, with almost 3,000 new...