2022

First day of new Orange Beach city school system kicks off with ribbon-cutting ceremony

July 2, 2022
First day of new Orange Beach city school system kicks off with ribbon-cutting ceremony

Orange Beach City Schools is officially the newest city school system in Alabama! A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Friday morning at Orange Beach Middle/High School to mark the historic day in Orange Beach - July 1, 2022. 

It was also officially Superintendent Randy Wilkes first day on the job and what a way to start. 

New OBFD Ladder Truck 3 in service with new Fire Station No. 3 under construction

June 28, 2022
New OBFD Ladder Truck 3 in service with new Fire Station No. 3 under construction

Paradise is a little more protected now as the new Orange Beach Fire Department Ladder Truck 3 went into service on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at Fire Station No. 3, next to Orange Beach Middle/High School. Before officially going into service on Tuesday morning, a blessing of the engine was led by Fire Chaplain Fred Franks. 

Alabama Wildlife and Fisheries Division offering free Introduction to Handguns course on Saturday, June 25 in Orange Beach

June 22, 2022
Alabama Wildlife and Fisheries Department offering free Introduction to Handguns course on Saturday, June 25 in Orange Beach

The Alabama Division of Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries Hunter Education Unit will offer an Introduction to Handguns course from 8:30 a.m. until noon this Saturday, June 25th at the Orange Beach Shooting Range, 23111 Russian Road.