December 13, 2019
Best of Baldwin 2020: Surf Rescue, Art Center and Beaches in Orange Beach receive top honors

With more than 194,084 votes cast by Gulf Coast Media readers, the Coastal Arts Center, Surf Rescue and the beaches in Orange Beach have been named the Big Beautiful Baldwin’s Best of 2020. Congratulations to all of the city’s dedicated staff who earned this recognition including those Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach, Orange Beach Surf Rescue, Coastal Resources and Public Works.


December 12, 2019
City of Orange Beach Alabama 200 commemorative ornament

The City of Orange Beach is commemorating the State of Alabama’s bicentennial by giving out Alabama 200 commemorative Christmas ornaments. Stop by City Hall or the Coastal Arts Center to pick one up while supplies last. 

On Saturday, December 14th events are planned in Montgomery as a grand finale of Alabama’s three-year bicentennial commemoration.

On December 14, 1819 Alabama...

December 12, 2019
Orange Beach firefighters graduate from paramedic program

Orange Beach Firefighters Philip Stewart and Jim McMurray graduated from the Coastal Alabama Community College Paramedic program on December 10. 2019 at a pinning ceremony in Gulf Shores.


December 11, 2019
Orange Beach Garden Club's annual "Light Up Orange Beach" holiday decoration contest

The public is invited to nominate a residence and a business by Dec. 18 as part of the Orange Beach Garden Club’s annual “Light Up Orange Beach” contest. 

The club will award cash to the owners of the best-decorated homes - $100 for first place, $50 for second and $25 for third. The club will recognize local businesses that are all decked out for Christmas with first, second and third...

December 6, 2019
Planning Commission generic art of blueprints rolled up

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 2:30 p.m. Monday, December 9th for a work session followed by 4 p.m. regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

Full agenda packet for the December 9, 2019 Orange Beach Planning Commission meeting...