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November 13, 2020

By DAVID RAINER | Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Gulf State Park on Alabama’s beautiful Gulf Coast will be a beehive of activity now and into the future.

One of the priorities is to get a portion of the popular Gulf State Park Pier open after Hurricane Sally collapsed a 175-foot section near the end octagon.

Although no estimate is...

November 10, 2020
2020 SEC Women's Soccer Tournament Bracket

The Southeastern Conference Women’s Soccer Tournament returns to the Orange Beach Sportsplex on Friday, November 13th with all 14 conference schools competing. 

Overall due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 SEC soccer season consisted of an eight-match, Conference-only regular season over eight weeks, followed by the upcoming SEC Tournament, November 13-22, in Orange Beach, Alabama. ...

November 10, 2020
FEMA logo

Montgomery, Ala. – Homeowners and renters of Baldwin, Escambia and Mobile counties with uninsured damage or losses from Hurricane Sally occurring September 14 – 16, 2020, have just one week left to apply to FEMA for federal disaster assistance and to the U.S. Small Business Administration for low interest disaster loans.

The deadline for both is Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020.

Although...

November 6, 2020
Planning Commission generic art of blueprints rolled up

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 3 p.m. Monday, November 9th for a work session followed by 4 p.m. regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

Full agenda packet for the November 9, 2020 Orange Beach Planning Commission meeting

The...

November 6, 2020
2020 Fire and Police Award winners announced at November Community Potluck

By Marc D. Anderson, City of Orange Beach

The Orange Beach Community Center Association hosted its annual police and fire awards ceremony during the November Community Potluck on Monday, November 2, 2020.

Firefighter Daniel Epperson was named the 2020 Firefighter of the Year, Cpl. Carter Lowery earned the 2020 Police Officer of the Year award, and Animal Control Officer...