November 12, 2018
 2018 NAIA Women's Soccer bracket

NAIA release

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has officially announced the teams and pairings for the 2018 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship Opening Round. The 30-team NAIA Opening Round event at 15 campus locations will occur on Nov. 17.

The 2018 NAIA Opening Round winners and host Mobile (Ala.) will meet up in...

November 9, 2018

The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, November 13th, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting. This is a rescheduled meeting time - a week earlier than normal - due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

Following are the agendas for the meetings. Please note that the information below may not be the most up-to-date information. For the full and most...

November 9, 2018
Planning and zoning generic image

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday, November 14th for its work session followed by its 4 p.m. regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall. The meeting was rescheduled from Monday, November 12th due to the Veterans Day observance.


November 9, 2018
Shop Alabama sign

ORANGE BEACH – The Alabama Retail Association has selected Orange Beach as a 2018 host city for its third annual Shop Alabama for the Holidays tour! Alabama Retail will promote the statewide shopping initiative and announce its new holiday hashtag campaign, #DoubleYourGift, during the city’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 5:30 pm at The Wharf.

“We are proud to...

November 9, 2018
The Lodge at Gulf State Park, a Hilton Hotel, ribbon-cutting crowd

By DAVID RAINER | Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

The fanfare that accompanied last week’s ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open The Lodge at Gulf State Park, a Hilton Hotel, was unprecedented, a fact affirmed by a pair of experts in the field of lodging and hospitality.

With Governor Kay Ivey headlining a long list of dignitaries at the...