May 29, 2018
52nd Annual BBQ set June 9 at Orange Beach Community Center

The 52nd Annual Orange Beach Volunteer Fire Department BBQ will take place on Saturday, June 9 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. - or until the 'Que runs out - at the Orange Beach Community Center, located at 27235 Canal Road, across the street from Fire Station No. 2.

This year it was decided to change up the BBQ fundraiser to reduce costs and waste. The fire department will be selling 4,500...

May 25, 2018
Orange Beach aerial

Full artilce on, '30 most-educated places in Alabama' 

Using data from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, we can identify the places in Alabama where the largest percentage of people ages 25 and older have a bachelor’s degree or higher. Only places with 5,000 residents...

May 25, 2018
Governor Kay Ivey at Gulf State Park

On Thursday, May 25, 2018, Governor Kay Ivey introduced two major parts of the Gulf State Park Enhancement Project, the Interpretive Center and East Pedestrian Bridge. The first look took place at the newly constructed Interpretive Center located at 22250-A East Beach Boulevard, adjacent to the Beach Pavilion. These facilities create a gateway to Gulf State Park, inspiring visitors to explore...

May 25, 2018

Due to the implementation of the Expect Excellence Summer Camp and the continued growth of Camp Sunshine, availability of parts of the Recreation Center facilities will be LIMITED during the 11 weeks of summer as the city works with and provides for the youth and children of our community.

For the safety and security of our children, the following times will only be open to CURRENT...

May 23, 2018

By John Mullen |

Educational opportunities continue to grow in Orange Beach and the city council continues to provide a helping hand with programs for the local school which is part of the Baldwin County system.

During the May 15 meeting, the council...