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November 22, 2017
Conceptual plan for Wolf Bay bridge

By John Mullen (Full article at lagniappemobile.com.)

A new Wolf Bay bridge would provide a traffic relief valve for Orange Beach during its bustling tourist season. But Mayor Tony Kennon says it will bring much more than that to the town.

“The goal is this is an economic...

November 21, 2017
2017 NAIA Women's Soccer Championship Tournament bracket

The bracket for the 16-team single-elimination NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship is set for Nov. 27 to Dec. 2 at the Orange Beach Sportsplex, following opening round games on Saturday, Nov 18.  Student-athletes in the tournament will be representing universities from...

November 21, 2017
Guill, a rehabilitated Kemp's ridley sea turtle, released on Nov. 20, 2017

Amid cheers late Monday morning on the shores of Orange Beach, an endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, named “Guill,” swam off into the Gulf of Mexico. Just four months earlier, the rare sea turtle was found barely clinging to life on Ono Island with fishing tackle wrapped around its neck.

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November 21, 2017
New Venture

By Devan Coffaro, FOX10 News Reporter (See full report at www.fox10tv.com.)

Alabama’s artificial reef program is about to get a big boost from a new shipwreck, creating a mansion for...

November 20, 2017
Orange Beach Golf Center

The City of Orange Beach Golf Center will hold its first Skins Game Tournament of the 2017/18 winter season on December 3, and then on the first Sunday of each month through April, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.

Each player places $5 to a pot for Skins and $2 in a pot for closest-to-the-pin on a designated hole.

There are nine Orange Beach merchants sponsoring a hole-in-one,...