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July 13, 2018
Friends of Army Aviation Ozark Huey

On Saturday, August 4th, the nonprofit Friends of Army Aviation - Ozark will be providing "Legacy Helicopter Rides" in a vintage Vietnam War-era Bell UH-1 Huey combat helicopter from the helipad, near the Orange Beach Event Center at The Wharf.

The flights will begin at 10 a.m. and last until 5 p.m. Each flight will last 10 minutes and the cost will be $50 per person. There will be room...

July 13, 2018
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The Orange Beach City Council will hold its regular meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 17th, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting.

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 up-to-date agendas and attachments, go to...

July 12, 2018
Orange Beach 1910 schoolhouse

The first schoolhouse built by the Baldwin County school system in Orange Beach opened in 1910 and still stands today.

The building was constructed by James C. Callaway, one of the first settlers in Orange Beach. Callaway petitioned the State of Alabama to build the schoolhouse, but they could not afford it. Callaway took matters into his own hands; he built the facility himself using...

July 11, 2018
Orange Beach Youth Football Camp 2018

By Michael Hanich | See full article and photos at www.gulfcoastnewstoday.com.

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. -- Many professional athletes (current and former), college football stars, and local coaches held a skills football camp for local young...

July 11, 2018
Fox 10 turtle nesting season screenshot

By Kendra Turley | Posted: Jul 11, 2018 | See video at www.fox10tv.com

It's sea turtle nesting season along the Gulf Coast. It's a time where sea turtles bury their eggs in the sand along local beaches. 

During the nesting season, hundreds of Share the Beach volunteers...