Huntsville-Madison County Visitor Center will mark 10th anniversary with vacation...
The Visitor Center, operated by the Huntsville-Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau, is located at 500 Church St. The daylong celebration on Saturday, March 15, will include food trucks, vacation giveaways, activities for children, a sidewalk art contest and more.
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Spring Break arrives as Mardi Gras leaves town
While many recover from Mardi Gras, the spring break party is just getting started and Coastal Alabama's beaches are ready for the party to keep going.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Baldwin County schools officials plan community meetings on 'size and space needs'
Baldwin County school system officials have planned a series of meetings this spring to encourage discussion on how to handle anticipated enrollment growth.
Grand jury to decide whether to charge in Gulf Shores homicide
The Gulf Shores Police Department will let a grand jury decide whether any charges are warranted in connection with a weekend bar fight that resulted in a homicide.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Bar fight in Gulf Shores ends deadly
GULF SHORES, Alabama - What began as a fight in a Gulf Shores bar ended up with one person dead and the Gulf Shores Police Department investigating the homicide.
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Alabama Gulf Coast Named Top Tourism Attraction
Alabama's Gulf beaches and Gulf State Park are the largest tourism attractions in the state, overwhelmingly so, according to the new attendance figures released last week by the Alabama Tourism Department.
Last chance to roll with the good times for Mardi Gras 2014
This is it! The fat lady will sing on Mardi Gras after the Order of Myths rolls through Downtown Mobile tonight.
'It's over': Alabama Supreme Court denies Gulf...
The tip of the Fort Morgan peninsula is shown in this 2004 Press-Register file photo.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Jason Smith's Forecast Update
The cities of South Baldwin want to know if a jail could be in their future. Foley, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are investigating this idea through a proposed feasibility study.
Vets relive history through WWII aircraft
Seven decades ago, the B-17, B-24 and P-51 Mustang were soaring through the sky performing war missions.
Firefighters save dogs from burning home in Gulf Shores
About 1:20 a.m. a fire broke out at the ranch-style residence on stilts along one of the residential canals, between the Gulf and eastern tip of Little Lagoon.
Lundi, Mardi Gras lineups: King Felix III arrives from Isle of Joy to launch 2 days of parades
Happy Lundi Gras! There are less than 48 hours left before Lenten Season begins, but fear not: A full lineup of parades is on the schedule today and Fat Tuesday.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Spring unloads on the Gulf Coast
You can hear the motor rumblings right beneath your feet, where the crude green graffiti of wild bluegrass is spray-painted across the lawn You can hear it whining up to speed where Taiwan cherry's magenta petals explode and fall beside the golden cups of jonquils.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Alabama beaches, Mobile Mardi Gras remain top attractions in state
GULF SHORES, Alabama -- Attracting 5.5 million visitors in 2013, Alabama's beaches remained the top natural destination in the state, according to the latest tourism figures.
Alabama coast partying for Mardi Gras
This coming Tuesday is Mardi Gras, and thousands of people in coastal cities are turning out for the final parades and get-togethers before the end of the season.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Judge says Stephen Nodine still owes $4,800 copying fee related to murder case
A Baldwin County judge Friday denied a request waive a $4,800 bill to former Mobile County Commissioner Stephen Nodine for the expense of copying documents related to his murder prosecution.
From idea to print: Gulf Shores MS yearbook, newspaper staff tour the Press-Register
MOBILE, Alabama -- From the journalist's questions to the truck, Gulf Shores Middle School students had an all access pass to the Alabama Media Group's Press-Register office.
My Week in Pictures: Mardi Gras parades plus Rouses Market opens
My week in pictures began with Mardi Gras parade in Daphne and continued in Fairhope.