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April 16, 2018

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GULF SHORES, Ala. (WKRG) - The Gulf Shores City School Board unanimously voted to offer the superintendent job on Monday [April 16, 2018]. 

Current Huntsville Superintendent Matt Akin was interviewed last...

April 13, 2018
Junior Lifeguard program 2018

The Orange Beach Fire Department’s Surf Rescue squad will offer two Junior Lifeguard Program sessions in the Summer of 2018.

The first session will be held June 11-15 and the second session will be offered July 9-13. The daily hours of each session will be 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and participants should bring running shoes, a swimsuit, a towel, a lunch and snacks daily.  

The cost...

April 13, 2018
Styx REO Speedwagon rescheduled

The Wharf Amphitheater announced on Friday, April 13 that due to the threat of severe weather, the Styx/REO Speedwagon concert originally scheduled for Saturday, April 14 has been rescheduled for Monday, April 16. All tickets for the April 14 concert will be...

April 13, 2018
OBFD 25th anniversary swag

Fire Chief Justin Pearce and the Orange Beach Fire Department invite the community to come out to Fire Station No. 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 to celebrate the department’s 25th anniversary.

Refreshments and food, including crawfish and jambalaya, will be provided as well as keepsake giveaways honoring the department’s 25 years of service in the community. Past and...

April 13, 2018
Moody's logo

The City of Orange Beach’s bond rating with Moody's Investors Service was upgraded on April 11 to Aa1, which is highly regarded and only one step below Moody's highest rating of AAA.

"It is with a great sense of accomplishment that we receive the news of our City's Moody's bond rating upgrade to Aa1,” said Annette Mitchell, Chair of the Finance Committee and City Council member.  “The...