November 16, 2018
Thanksgiving 2018 closing graphic

During the Thanksgiving holiday, non-essential city offices will close at noon Wednesday, November 21st and all day Thursday and Friday, November 22nd and 23rd.

Concerning trash pickup, the usual Friday residential routes will run on Saturday.

City offices will open, with normal business hours, on Monday, November 26th.

November 16, 2018
Class of 2018 Fire Recruit School

After three months of training, 24 written tests and over 70 skills evaluations, the Orange Beach Fire Department Firefighter I/II Recruit School Class of 2018 graduated on November 14th.

The 13 individuals, ranging in age from 18 to 50, took to the stage at the Orange Beach Event Center as recruits and stepped down as sworn firefighters, with six representing Orange...

November 16, 2018

Alabama State Parks | Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

GULF SHORES, Ala. – Due to a saturation of golf courses in the region and the opportunity to provide new nature-based recreational opportunities at Gulf State Park, the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ALDCNR) officials announced this week that the Gulf State Park’s golf course will...

November 12, 2018
 2018 NAIA Women's Soccer bracket

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – [Bracket] The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has officially...

November 9, 2018

The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, November 13th, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting. This is a rescheduled meeting time - a week earlier than normal - due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

Following are the agendas for the meetings. Please note that the information below may not be the most up-to-date information. For the full and most...