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Here's a sneak peek at some of the items in the History Museum's estate sale
At the History Museum of Mobile's estate sale , Dec. 6-8 at Olde Mobile Antiques, you'll find mostly furniture - large wardrobes, beds, sofas.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Mississippi Press
Steven Brown Sr. of Fairhope pleads guilty to Jackson County capital murder, gets life sentence
Steven Michael Brown Sr. 55, of Fairhope, Ala., pleaded guilty to capital murder and arson Monday morning in Jackson County Circuit Court and Judge Dale Harkey sentenced him to life in prison without parole.
Great Gulf Coast holiday gift: illustrated Mobile-Tensaw River Delta Map on sale now
The prints are $40 each and are 17 1/2' x 28'. You can purchase them at the following locations: http://mobilebaymap.com , Ashland Gallery, located at 2321 Old Shell Rd. in Mobile, and Lyons Share Custom Frames and Gallery, located at 330 De La Mare Ave. in Fairhope.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Sasanquas, dwarf camellias add color to early winter landscapes
The sasanqua species of camellia is one of our most popular flowering shrubs for late fall through early spring.
Fourth suspect arrested in slaying of 21-year-old Fairhope man
Police have made a fourth arrest in the case of a 21-year-old man shot to death in the Montrose community in January.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
This Thanksgiving, more families are asking for help, nonprofits report
Donated turkeys pile up in a trailer at 3Circle Church in November 2013 in Fairhope, Ala.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
My Week in Pictures: Thankful children, Thanksgiving meal smarts and a celebration of cultures
Kindegarten students from Florence Howard Elementary School in Mobile, Ala., and Orange Beach Elementary School in Orange Beach, Ala., tell what makes them thankful during the Thanksgiving 2013 season.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Songwriter David Wilcox to perform in Fairhope area Dec. 6
Acclaimed songwriter David Wilcox returns to the Fairhope area for a Dec. 6 performance at the Pavilion at COTA, a sheltered open-air venue in Montrose.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
'Sweet Home Alabama' recap: Southern Discomfort, on the rocks
FAIRHOPE, Alabama -- You don't tug on Superman's cape, you don't spit into the wind.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Inspiration Oak may be gone but park and tree's soured history...
A name and a stump is all that remains of the once-celebrated Inspiration Oak at a reopened Baldwin County park on U.S. 98 near Weeks Bay.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Fairhope gives holiday season 'grand opening' at annual tree lighting ceremony
FAIRHOPE, Alabama -- It's official. The holiday season has begun on the Eastern Shore as Fairhope Mayor Tim Kant's wife, Karla, had the honor of throwing the switch to light up the city's tree-lined streets Thursday night.
Goodwill Easter Seals' 2013 Christmas ornament features Dew Drop Inn
Goodwill Easter Seals of the Gulf Coast is selling its 19th annual Christmas on the Coast ornament for Mobile, and this year it honors a Midtown institution: The Dew Drop Inn.
"Beaches, Bays and Bogs" environmental education conference to be held February 13-15 in Fairhope
The Environmental Education Association of Alabama will be holding their annual conference on February 13-15, 2014 at the Beckwith Camp and Conference Center in Fairhope, Alabama.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Eastern Shore cities ready to light up for holidays
FAIRHOPE, Alabama -- The holiday season will begin in earnest on the Eastern Shore this week as Fairhope hosts its traditional downtown lighting of the trees on Thursday with Daphne following on Friday with its own tree-lighting event.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Spring Hill Presbyterian calls new pastor, who grew up in Tuscaloosa, Fairhope
The Rev. "Buz" Wilcoxon is shown with his wife, Ryann, and children, Wilson and Lohi, on Easter Sunday 2013 in Greenville, S.C. MOBILE, Alabama - Spring Hill Presbyterian Church in Mobile will welcome a new senior pastor, Rev.
My Week in Pictures: Duck Dynasty stars, a kayak trip, strong men and wild women
I've seen and photographed a lot crossing the Gulf Coast beaches for AL.com for the past two years, but this week featured perhaps the widest variety of assignments I've had the pleasure to undertake.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
'Sweet Home Alabama' recap: Democrats and other wild animals need not apply
Here's what we've learned so far from the fourth season of "Sweet Home Alabama:" If you're meeting a Southern belle you're hoping to impress, don't lead with the fact that you worked on the Obama campaign.
Bay of the Holy Spirit Jubilee on track despite weather only a duck, or a 'Duck Dynasty'...
FAIRHOPE, Alabama -- One good thing about presenting a "Duck Dynasty" event on a rainy day: At least you know that your stars and many of their fans are amphibious.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
'We're giving them a shoebox that is made with love'
Volunteers at First Baptist Church Gulf Shores stock boxes of toys and necessities on the altar to be blessed Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, in Gulf Shores, Ala.
Bay of the Holy Spirit Jubilee set to bring 'Duck Dynasty' to Fairhope on Friday
FAIRHOPE, Alabama -- Jubilees usually happen in the waters of the Eastern Shore, but the Bay of the Holy Spirit Jubilee taking place Friday in Fairhope will deliver its unusual bounty well inland: Four cast members of the hit TV show "Duck Dynasty, " appearances by authors Jill Conner Browne and Andy Andrews, plentiful children's activities and ... (more)