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January 4, 2019
Orange Beach City Council meeting

The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, January 8th, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting. The meeting was rescheduled from Tuesday, January 1st due to the New Year’s Day 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...

January 4, 2019
AARP Free Tax Service

AARP is coming back to the Orange Beach Adult/Senior Activity Center and is offering free tax preparations on Tuesdays and Fridays, February 1st through April 12th.  Appointments are required and appointment times are 9 a.m., 10 a.m. 11 a.m and noon. Call 251-981-3440 to schedule an appointment. This is NOT limited to those 55 and older.

Bring the following items to your appointment, if...

January 3, 2019
Kay Ivey invitation Gulf Coast Inaugural Celebration January 2018

Montgomery, Ala. - The Kay Ivey Inaugural Committee announced that two-time "Entertainer of the Year" award winner Neal McCoy will headline the Gulf Coast Inaugural Celebration on Saturday, January 12.

With 6 million records sold, platinum recording artist McCoy has released 34 singles, including No. 1 hits "No Doubt About It," "You Gotta Love That," "They're Playing Our Song," "For a...

January 2, 2019

For the 23rd consecutive year, the Senior Snowbird potluck will run each Thursday from January 17th to March 28th. 

The weekly meetings will move to the Orange Beach Community Center on Canal Road. Set-up time will be 11 a.m. and serving time will be at noon. 

All seniors, visitors and locals alike, are welcome. Attendees should bring a dish that will serve 8 to 10 people....

December 28, 2018
2019 E-Cycling and Shred Day graphic

The Annual E-Cycling and Shred Day, sponsored by the cities of Orange Beach and Gulf Shores as well as the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber, will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, January 19th at the Gulf State Park Pavilion parking lot. 

In the event of rain, a tent will be setup to drive under. Be sure to start saving electronic items you wish to recycle and start gathering any...