May 4, 2018
 Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day

By Mullet Wrapper  

A Lionfish Removal and Awareness event will be held at the Flora-Bama Yacht Club on May 19-20 from 10 a.m. ‘til 5 p.m.

The 4th annual event is free to attend and will include conservation effort and educational booths, lionfish tastings prepared by celebrity chefs, live music and a lionfish tournament.

For the first time ever, the event will...

May 4, 2018
Orange Beach proclaims May 12, 2018 as Lemonade Day Coastal Alabama

On Saturday, May 12, a refreshing, community-wide initiative will launch in Orange Beach with over 80 children operating lemonade stands.

Led by the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber, May 12, 2018 was proclaimed Lemonade Day Coastal Alabama by the Orange Beach City Council at its May 1 meeting.

According to Chamber Chairman Nick Wilmott, Lemonade Day teaches children how to start...

May 4, 2018
Mayor Kennon State of the City address, 5.4.2018

Orange Beach Mayor Tony Kennon presented the annual State of the City address during the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber’s sold-out First Friday Forum on Friday, May 4, 2018 at LuLu's at Homeport Marina in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

May 4, 2018
MDA recognition of OBFD - Angie Jordin and Craig Stephenson, 5.1.2018

For 19 years, Orange Beach firefighters have gathered community support in their boots to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. During that time, the “Fill the Boot” campaign for MDA in Orange Beach has raised over $150,000, according to Angie Jordin, district director of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

During the City Council meeting on Tuesday, May 1, Jordin...

May 2, 2018
OBBIDB to host Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill

The Orange Beach Business and Industrial Development Board will host a special meeting with Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 16 at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach. The public is invited to attend.

Secretary Merrill will discuss the upcoming June primary election in Alabama and share important information about the upcoming U.S. Census. The 2020...