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July 2, 2020
U.S. Navy Blue Angels

PENSACOLA, Fla. (July 2, 2020) — The 2020 Pensacola Beach Air Show, originally scheduled for July 8-11, has been canceled. The U.S. Navy Blue Angels team informed the Santa Rosa Island Authority of their decision to cancel their performance on Thursday afternoon.

In a statement from the Blue Angels: “After much discussion and consideration regarding the current rise in COVID cases in...

July 1, 2020
U.S. Census 2020 postcard example

The U.S. Census Bureau announced that it will send an additional reminder postcard to households that have not yet responded to the 2020 Census. The postcard is scheduled to arrive between July 22 and July 28, a few weeks before census takers are set to begin visiting...

June 30, 2020
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MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 issued an amended Safer at Home Order to be applied statewide. The current order, which took effect on May 22, was previously set to expire on Friday, July 3, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. but has been extended to expire on July 31, 2020 at 5:00 p.m - with no major changes.

For the City of Orange Beach, we continue to urge all businesses,...

June 26, 2020
U.S. Navy Blue Angels

Update on July 2, 2020: 2020 Pensacola Beach Air Show canceled

PENSACOLA, Fla. (June 26, 2020) — The Santa Rosa Island Authority (SRIA) staff and air show performers have finalized the plans for the 2020 Pensacola Beach Air Show in July.

The four-day event program has been...

June 26, 2020
Billy Pope photo of Gulf State Park Pier renovations

By DAVID RAINER | June 26, 2020 | Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Lamar Pendergrass believes in the old saying that good things come to those who wait.

The timing of the renovations to Gulf State Park Pier is not what was planned, but Pendergrass assures everyone it will be worth the wait.

“This is going to be what sets the example for any pier...