May 11, 2018
Orange Beach City Council at Orange Beach High and Middle School groundbreaking

More than 200 people, including city, county and school officials as well as fifth-graders from Orange Beach Elementary School, gathered on Friday morning on 40 city-donated acres in Orange Beach that will soon be home to the new Orange Beach High/Middle School.

The day marked the official groundbreaking and unveiling of the long-awaited school that will be built on the Canal Road site...

May 10, 2018
Planning commission agenda May 2018

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m. Monday, May 14 in the  Council Chambers at City Hall, 4099 Orange Beach Blvd.

Full agenda packet

The agenda is as follows:




May 9, 2018
Paula Deen's Family Kitchen to open at OWA in Foley

By: WKRG Staff | Find article at

FOLEY, Ala. (WKRG) - Paula Deen and the Poarch Band of Creek Indians announced plans to open Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen at OWA Tuesday.

The resort spans 520 acres and includes a 21 ride amusement park, an indoor arcade, a 150-...

May 8, 2018
Junior Marksmanship Program 2017

The annual Junior Marksmanship Program will be held in June in Orange Beach.

The free program, conducted in conjunction with the State of Alabama, Department of Conservation, Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries Division, is open  to children ages 8 to 15. Younger or older children may attend pending approval. For more information, call Chris Litton at 251-980-5946.

Three separate...

May 8, 2018
Rip Current

By Chris Dolce | May 7, 2018 |

Sun and relaxation might be your top priority when heading for the beach, but there is one more thing to have on the top of your mind: rip currents.

Rip currents are strong but narrow currents that flow away from the beach and pose a...