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March 8, 2019
B16s Finalist Jay Murray of Mobile and Champion Bradley Pouncey of Enterpise

The 2019 Polar Bear Classic junior tennis tournament was held on February 22-24 at the Orange Beach Tennis Center and drew 61 players from New Orleans, Birmingham, Meridian (Mississippi), Dothan, Mobile, Destin, and many others cities in Baldwin County and Alabama.

Many thanks to our sponsors who included Mrs. Leanne Collins of Island Rentals, Mr. Brad Lynn of Fishwater Real Estate, and...

March 1, 2019
MAAAC logo - Makos Academics, Arts and Athletics Club

Submitted by MAAAC | March 1, 2019 

We are pleased to announce the formation of the Makos Academics, Arts and Athletics Club (MAAAC).  MAAAC is a non-profit organization that represents and funds the interests of our children at the Orange Beach Middle School and High School. MAAAC’s core mission is to raise funds that directly support and enhance our children’s experiences in academics...

March 1, 2019
OBPD Boats, Buoys, and Badges event on April 2, 2019

The public is invited to join Orange Beach Police Chief Joe Fierro and the Police Department for Boats, Buoys & Badges from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 2 at West Marine.

This will be an opportunity for the public to discuss the 2019 boating season with the police department and marine division. Snacks will be provided.

A raffle will be held by West Marine, which is...

March 1, 2019

The Orange Beach Recreation Center announced this week that it is extending its operating hours.

The Rec Center will be open from 7 a.m to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

With the new hours, the center is able to offer more basketball gym availability on the weekends.

The Fitness Room continues to be accessible 24...

February 27, 2019
Conceptual design for Wolf Bay Bridge

Barge-mounted drill rigs are scheduled to be deployed from Barber Marina during the week of Feb. 25, 2019 in order to begin drilling for geotechnical assessment in the locations of the proposed Wolf Bay Bridge support piles.

Drilling was scheduled to commence on the north side of the Bay on Wednesday, Feb. 27 and will be operational 24 hours a day on weekdays only. Drilling is...