March 28, 2018
Photo of Sgt. Travis Coleman

Surrounded by Orange Beach police officers and friends Tuesday afternoon, Amber Coleman placed a framed photo of her late husband Sgt. Travis Coleman on a wall in a special hallway at the Orange Beach Police Department.

Tuesday marked one year since Sgt. Coleman passed away after a medical emergency on March 27, 2017. While looking up at the photo, 4-year-old John...

March 28, 2018
Coastal Arts Center to host Four A Change on April 19

The Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach will present The Listening Room, an intimate listening experience, featuring Four A Change, from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018.

Four A Change is a quartet is made up of long-standing members of the Coastal Chorale: Katrina Anderson, Tracey Best, Jonathan Wallace and Jennifer Watkins. Known for their unique stylings and varied types of musical...

March 27, 2018
Plastic Easter eggs

For those spending Easter weekend in Orange Beach, there is no shortage of family activities.

For children, Easter egg hunts are planned in and around the city. Here are some of the options:

  • On Saturday, March 31, at 1 p.m. the Beach Point Community Association will hold its annual Easter egg hunt at the Bear Point Community Center at 5681 Bay La Launch Ave...
March 27, 2018
City offices closed graphic Good Friday

City of Orange Beach municipal offices will be closed Friday, March 30, 2018 in observance of Good Friday. Garbage pickup routes will not be affected and will run as usual.

Municipal offices will reopen on Monday, April 2, for normal business hours.


March 27, 2018
Google 3D map of Foley Beach Express Toll Bridge in Orange Beach

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ORANGE BEACH, AL (WALA) - No-stop tolling is coming to the Beach Express Bridge in Orange Beach. 

The bridge is adding technology that uses cameras to recognize license plates to charge drivers the toll. That means those drivers will not have...