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May 1, 2018

By Christopher Dabe | NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

Brandon Silvers grew up close enough to New Orleans for the Saints to be a logical choice as his favorite NFL team.

Silvers, who hails from Orange Beach, Alabama, also is known among many Louisiana football fans as the former Troy quarterback who helped spring an upset of LSU last fall inside Tiger Stadium. [Silvers is...

April 27, 2018
Gulf Place ribbon cutting

By John Sharp | jsharp@al.com | Read the full story and see photos at al.com

Sara Beth Sennett enjoys a lazy day at Alabama's sugar-white sand beaches more than anyone else. But with an energetic 4-year-old son, the Orange Beach mother is looking for other things to...

April 27, 2018
City Council meeting

The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting.

Following are the agendas for both meetings. Please note that the agenda below may not be the most up-to-date information. For the full and most up-to-date agendas and attachments, go to https://...

April 27, 2018
Red snapper

By DAVID RAINER | Outdoor Alabama Weekly | Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

The 2018 red snapper seasons for private recreational anglers and the charter fleet are finally set. Well, maybe.

The recreational for-hire (federally permitted charter boats) sector season is definitely set. It will start on June 1 and run through July 21.

The...

April 27, 2018
WKRG Gulf State Park first look report

By Debbie Williams | See video and full report at www.wkrg.com.

GULF SHORES, Ala. (WKRG) - For months, it's risen from the beach at Gulf State Park.

Up to 500 workers on-site at any given time, building the new lodge and convention center.  "...