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March 26, 2019
6.5 Women winners 2019 Al Peck Century Doubles Tennis Tournament, 3.16.2019

The 2019 Al Peck Century Doubles Tennis Tournament was held March 16 at the Orange Beach Tennis Center with 30 players participating in the one-day event.  

The following players participated:

Men’s 6.5
  • Randy Ranft of Orange Beach / Barry Fields of Tuscaloosa (1st Place)
  • Chris Logel of Orange Beach / Ken Straubinger of Orange Beach (2nd...
March 25, 2019

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ permitted, managed shark fishing season at the Gulf State Park Pier reopens this Sunday. The first two managed shark fishing events will take place on the south end of the pier – called the octagon – from 7 p.m. Sunday, March 31, until 7 a.m. Monday, April 1, 2019, and from 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, until 7 a.m. Wednesday, April 3,...

March 22, 2019
Community Potluck Graphic

The Monthly Community Potluck will be held on Monday, April 1st at the Orange Beach Community Center, featuring Ralph Pereda who will discuss his volunteerism at some of the Alabama prisons.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and dinner starts at 6:30. Everyone is invited; just bring a dish to share.

The monthly potlucks are held on the first Monday of each month, September through May. The...

March 22, 2019
Baldwin County school board releases 2019-20 school calendar

The Baldwin County Board of Education released the 2019-20 Baldwin County Public Schools Calendar on March 21, 2019. The first day of school is Wednesday, August 14, 2019 and the last day of school is Thursday, May 21, 2020. 

Official 2019-20 Baldwin...

March 20, 2019
2018 Safe Schools Initiative Awards of Excellence

For the seventh consecutive year, Orange Beach Elementary School has been awarded the Alabama Safe Schools Initiative Awards of Excellence by the Alabama Attorney General.

On Wednesday, March 19, Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the 2018 winners. Last week, according to a press release, a panel of independent...