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November 3, 2017
SEC Soccer Tournament logo

Sports and stats go hand-and-hand so it was only fitting that Leslie Claybrook, Assistant Commissioner/Championships for the Southeastern Conference, noted during the Coastal Alabama Chamber’s First Friday Forum on Nov. 3 that while SEC soccer celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, over half of the women’s...

November 2, 2017
SEC Soccer Championship Quarterfinals, Florida tops Auburn, 1-0

The SEC Women’s Soccer Championship continues Thursday, Nov. 2 in Orange Beach after a huge underdog win on Tuesday.

The quarterfinal round saw the biggest upset of the tournament with No. 8-seeded Arkansas knocking off No. 1-seeded...

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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