Fairhope police say man lured neighbor from her home, then attempted to rob it
Ryan Russell Cook, 25, of Fairhope was arrested on third-degree burglary charge Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, after police say he lured his neighbor from her home, then attempted to rob it.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Developer to plead guilty in Hancock County wetlands case
A real estate developer set for trial on charges of wetlands and Clean Water Act violations in Hancock County has notified court officials he plans to plead guilty to a reduced charge.
'That is Fairhope': Floral clock praised by council
Fairhope's new floral clock is shown on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at the intersection of North Section Street and Ala.
Fairhope eyes possible referendum on property tax increase for schools
Third-graders in Lesley Davis' class at Fairhope Elementary School worked on a photo project in early 2013 for the school's annual silent auction.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Celtic Christmas music and more wintry works at Eastern Shore Art Center
Mobile Symphony musicians Andra Bohnet and Tom Morley will perform at this season's first concert of the MSO Discovery Series, which features Mobile Symphony musicians in chamber music concerts.
Homeowner's insurance meeting Tuesday in Fairhope
Residents will meet Tuesday for a Town Hall style meeting to discuss insurance costs on the Gulf Coast.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Gulf Coast Quail Forever Chapter Forms in Alabama
Quail enthusiasts in Alabama recently formed Quail Forever's newest chapter, The Gulf Coast Quail Forever Chapter.
Baldwin County jury takes half an hour to convict man of sexually abusing two-year-old
It took a Baldwin County jury half an hour on Tuesday afternoon to convict Raymond David Dechant of sexually abusing a Fairhope toddler, according to Baldwin County spokesperson Martha Simmons.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
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.