August 2018

Wind & Water Center announces After School Sailing Program and WWLC Sailing Club

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.

Orange Beach Police Department Media Release: August 28, 2018

August 28, 2018
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This morning [August 28, 2018] the Orange Beach Department received multiple calls of suspicious packages being left on the porch of their houses. All of these calls in Orange Beach have been investigated and found to be non-credible and no packages were found. The Orange Beach Police Department is currently investigating the origin of these calls.

Mayor talks condos and Orange Beach’s growing pains, progress in wide-ranging Facebook Live interview

August 24, 2018
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In a candid, straight-talking Facebook Live interview led my musician and Orange Beach resident Jack Robertson on Thursday, August 23, Mayor Tony Kennon answered a wide range of questions from condo heights and traffic solutions to public safety and even keeping McDonald's open