ORANGE BEACH, Ala. — When the LuLu hits bottom, some of the first divers to hit the water right behind her will be from the Orange Beach Fire Department’s Dive Team.
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SECOND OF A SERIES: Divers will hit the water soon after the LuLu hits bottom – GulfCoastNewsToday.com: NewsThursday, May 23rd, 2013
Looking for something else to do this holiday weekend? Why not take a walk on the wild side at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. “We’re a zoo of a different color because we are small and we’re able to do a lot of the things the larger zoos aren’t able to do,” says director Patti Hall.
ORANGE BEACH, Alabama — Size matters in football and in burgers, so it only makes sense that former Alabama and NFL defensive lineman Bob Baumhower’s restaurant would create a lineup of burgers that can satisfy even the biggest appetites at the table.
ORANGE BEACH, Alabama — Gulf Coast Ballet will present “Sleeping Beauty” as its spring performance and the last one directed by Kathleen Tucker.
Organizers say that the 123-year-old classical ballet was rewritten to be appropriate for young dancers.
ELBERTA, Alabama – The organizers of the Elberta Farmer’s Market are pleased to announce the opening of the market for the spring season.
The South Baldwin Education Foundation recently awarded more approximately $145,000 in scholarships to 150 graduating seniors and undergraduates.
FIRST OF A SERIES: Reef chairman will have to wait to dive on the LuLu – GulfCoastNewsToday.com: NewsWednesday, May 22nd, 2013
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. – Vince Lucido can’t wait to dive on the LuLu after it settles on the Gulf floor 17 miles south of Perdido Pass on Sunday afternoon.
But he’ll just have to. Until Monday anyway.
ORANGE BEACH, Ala, – The Wind and Water Learning Center on Wolf Bay was officially opened on Tuesday with a reception from 1-5 p.m. and a ribbon cutting at 2 p.m. Summer classes for children’s sail camp will begin on Monday, June 3. (JOHN MULLEN/Islander Photos))
ORANGE BEACH, Alabama — The Color Run, called the “Happiest 5k on the planet,” is coming to The Wharf in Orange Beach this Saturday.
The first sea turtle nest of the season was discovered early Monday morning by volunteers walking a stretch of private Alabama beach west of Gulf Shores.
GULF SHORES, Alabama — Police revealed Tuesday that a dozen people were involved in the counterfeiting and drug bust Thursday that started with three people trying to use about $900 in fake $20 bills to purchase tickets to the Hangout Music Festival.
Gulf Shores, AL-based SHRIMP BASKET (founded 1993) has increased by 4 units for the Shrimp Basket concept, from 14 to 18 (29% concept growth). The company also operates Mikee’s Seafood (1) and The Steamer Baked Oyster Bar (1).
PERDIDO, Alabama –- Laurie and Norman Myer moved to Alabama in 1986 with their four children, a dog and cat, and a dream.
Local farmers- many who have struggled through droughts, recessions, rising fuel prices and government restrictions- are opening up their farms to the public.
Several farms in South Baldwin County offer educational tours, demonstrations and hands-on adventures.
Fighting Back: Camp Horizon Helps Troubled Youth | Mobile AL, Pensacola FL News, Weather, Sports | WPMI-TV | Local15TV.comWednesday, May 22nd, 2013
BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WPMI) The juvenile system is packed with kids who have committed some type of crime. In Baldwin County, commissioners want to see that number decrease significantly. So, as an alternative to a juvenile detention center some kids are going to a wilderness camp
Baldwin Co. EMA Ready in Event of Severe Weather | Mobile AL, Pensacola FL News, Weather, Sports | WPMI-TV | Local15TV.comWednesday, May 22nd, 2013
ROBERTSDALE, Ala. (WPMI) Alabama needs to brace for tornadoes as much hurricanes. Baldwin County Emergency Management has a plan in place in case a tornado like in Oklahoma happened here.
EMA Director Mitchell Sims said that in EMA circles, it is said that when the Waffle House and the Walmart reopen… “that’s when a community is on the road to recovery,” Sims said.
PERDIDO – Nobody said learning has to be serious all the time.
While state testing is serious business (it affects a district’s standing and accreditation level), a little levity can result in relaxed students who do better on the standardized tests.
BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WALA) – For the second time in as many weeks, several illegal immigrants were arrested and charged on allegations of sexual abuse.
ORANGE BEACH, Alabama - Dozens of people are out searching for a missing 8-year-old autistic boy. Owen Black was last seen Friday afternoon on Perdido Key Drive in the vicinity of the Needle Rush condos.
Deputies say the boy was wearing a red and blue striped shirt and brown sweat pants. He has short blondish brown hair, brown eyes and is small for his age (4 ft, 45 lbs) .
Bald Eagle Bash, a Party for Preservation | Mobile AL, Pensacola FL News, Weather, Sports | WPMI-TV | Local15TV.comSunday, May 19th, 2013
FAIRHOPE, Ala. (WPMI) Not everybody’s at the Hangout Festival, they’re enjoying some good food at the Bald Eagle Bash.
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