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October 29, 2018
Lannie Smith part of NBC15 report on fortified home standards

By Nicole Fierro | Thursday, October 25th 2018 | Full report and video: mynbc15.com/news/local/building-to-survive-the-big-one-affordable-hurricane-resilient-homes

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) — Hurricane Michael spared very few homes in Mexico Beach, Florida.

Those...

October 26, 2018
Orange Beach Tennis Center, 8.10.2018

The City of Orange Beach Tennis Center will host the 2nd Annual Fall UTR Adult/Junior Tennis Tournament on Nov. 16-18, 2018. Games will also be played at the City of Gulf Shores’ courts.

There will be both singles and doubles competition. The deadline to register is Tuesday, November 13th. To register, players must create a UTR (Universal Tennis Rating) profile at...

October 25, 2018
2018 SEC Women's Soccer Tournament bracket

Sun, sand and soccer - a winning combination for the City of Orange Beach and the Southeastern Conference as the SEC Women’s Soccer Championship kicks into action at the Orange Beach Sportsplex Oct. 28 to Nov. 4. 

The 2018 tournament...

October 24, 2018
Public meeting on proposed Wolf Bay Bridge, 10.22.2018

More than 200 people turned out Monday, October 22nd for the public information meeting on the proposed Wolf Bay Bridge project, which will connect State Highway 161 to County Road 95 over the bay.

The open house-style meeting was held from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Orange Beach Community Center and was an opportunity for the public to get information and submit written comments on the project...

October 19, 2018
New OBPD Officers Bryan and Jinks

Two new Orange Beach police officers were introduced to the City Council at its meeting on Oct. 16.

Police Chief Joe Fierro introduced Kendra Bryan and Joseph Jinks.

Fierro said Officer Bryan is originally from Andalusia, Alabama. “She's a graduate of Troy University with a degree in criminal justice. She received her APOSTC [Alabama Peace Officers Standards & Training...