December 4, 2017

The Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach and The Friends of The Arts are sponsoring a design competition to select the official 2018 Orange Beach Festival of Art poster.

The winning artist receives a $100 cash award and recognition through all social media.

Artists of all ages are encouraged to submit their designs. Entries should be appropriate for replication for posters, T-...

December 4, 2017
Orange Beach city seal

The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, followed by its Committee of the Whole meeting. The meetings are held in the City Hall Council Chambers, 4099 Orange Beach Blvd.

Following are the agendas for both meetings. For the full agendas and attachments, go to ...

December 1, 2017
Road Work ahead sign

Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) will begin resurfacing Highway 161 (Orange Beach Boulevard), between Canal Road and Perdido Beach Boulevard, on Monday, Dec. 4.  

Work will begin with the installation of erosion control devices. There will be intermittent lane closures beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 5.  The project is expected to be complete in three weeks.  

Motorist are...

November 29, 2017
2017 Orange Beach Christmas Tree Lighting

The Christmas season has officially begun in the City of Orange Beach! With a large crowd on hand, the city’s annual Christmas tree lighting event on Tuesday, Nov. 28 ushered in the season of giving with Christmas songs, good cheer and a visit from Santa.


November 22, 2017
Conceptual plan for Wolf Bay bridge

By John Mullen (Full article at

A new Wolf Bay bridge would provide a traffic relief valve for Orange Beach during its bustling tourist season. But Mayor Tony Kennon says it will bring much more than that to the town.

“The goal is this is an economic...