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August 31, 2018
Sailing on Wolf Bay summer of 2018

The Orange Beach Wind and Water Learning Center is starting up its after-school sailing program again.

Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 4 p.m.-6 p.m. Students will need to bring a water bottle, life jacket and water shoes. Classes will be held until Oct. 30, weather permitting. There is a 48-hour notice required for any cancellations.

The cost is $20 per...

August 31, 2018
Orange Beach City Council meeting, 8.21.2018

Due to Tropical Storm Gordon, the Orange Beach City Council rescheduled its regular meeting to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11th, 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...

August 31, 2018
Orange Beach Kids Park improvements

For the last several months, the Orange Beach "Edward H. Carroll Sr." Kids Park has been under renovation by city crews and work continues.

Anyone who visits the park for the first time since the upgrades began will find:

  • A larger, fenced play area with the south side extended to include the shady magnolia tree.
  • Numerous improvements that freshened up aging areas...
August 30, 2018
Orange Beach Surf Rescue

By Gabriel Tynes | Aug 29, 2018 | Lagniappe Cover Story

To date, this year’s victims have traveled from Wisconsin and Taiwan. Last year, it was Kentucky, Texas and Louisiana. Visitors from all over the United States and around the globe flock to the Gulf Coast each summer for vacation, and it’s not an uncommon place for them to...

August 29, 2018
Flu Season Ahead sign promoting clinic at OB Senior Center on September 7, 2018

The Orange Beach Senior Center will be hosting a Flu Shot Clinic from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, Sept. 7th.

The clinic is sponsored by CVS Pharmacy. Each participating individual is reminded to bring his or her Medicare or insurance card. Cash pay is $35.

The Senior Center is at 26251 Canal Road.