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August 19, 2020
Fall 2020 programs announced for Continuing Excellence

The City of Orange Beach’s Continuing Excellence program for adults has a full slate of free programs, events and activities lined up for Fall 2020 at the Orange Beach Recreation Center. 

MONDAYS

ADULT DANCE CLASS – BALLET, JAZZ & TAP - 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - September 14th to December 7th

Classes with be held at the Orange...

August 19, 2020
Intracoastal Waterway boat launch site plan map in Orange Beach

Office of Alabama Govenor Kay Ivey | August 18, 2020 | Press Release

MONTGOMERY — Governor Kay Ivey announced that she has given approval to move forward with development and implementation of sixteen projects from the Gulf of Mexico Energy and Security Act Program (GOMESA) distribution. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) will...

August 14, 2020
New Orange Beach High and Middle School officially opens

By Marc D. Anderson, City of Orange Beach

Decades of effort and hard work finally came to fruition on Monday, August 10, 2020 when Baldwin County Board of Education officials joined Orange Beach leaders, as well as state and county officials, to celebrate the opening of the new Orange Beach High and Middle School. 

During the ceremony, Baldwin County Public Schools...

August 11, 2020
Prescribed burn shown on December 31, 2019 at Gulf State Park

A prescribed burn is planned at Gulf State Park as part of a forest management plan associated with longleaf pine restoration, wildfire fuel reduction and invasive species control. The 140-acre burn will take place in a section of the park’s campground between August 18 and September 3, 2020, weather permitting. Camping reservations are not being accepted for campsites 1-123 and sites 469-496...

August 10, 2020
Update from Baldwin County Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler: reminders and expectations

Message from Baldwin County Public Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler shared on August 9, 2020: 

Good evening parents,

I hope you have enjoyed this beautiful weekend.

I've done my best to stay out of your inbox over the last couple of weeks but as we approach the last few days before school, I've got a long email of items I need to cover with you. Please continue...