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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.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Crowd shivers, cheers at Gulf Shores Mardi Gras parade
GULF SHORES, Alabama -- The 2014 Gulf Shores Mardi Gras Parade rolled down Ala. 59 Tuesday morning despite temperatures in the low 40s and blustery winds that had even snow-hardened Wisconsin snowbirds wearing their coats, hats and scarves.
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.
Wildlife watching: Orange Beach launches second osprey nest webcam
In this screengrab of Orange Beach's new living-streaming webcam, an osprey couple sits on a nesting platform overlooking Wolf Bay at 12:40 p.m. Monday, March 3, 2014.
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.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Show us your Mardi Gras gowns: Mystics of Time display Carnival fashions at 66th annual...
MOBILE, Alabama -- The Mystics of Time Mardi Gras society held its 66th annual celebration on Saturday, March 1, in downtown Mobile.
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.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Trussville Tribune
Trussville schools 5th, home values 10th in Alabama
According to neighborhoodscout.com , Trussville is the 10th most expensive city in Alabama based on the median home value while Trussville schools are ranked fifth in the state by the website.
Mulligan Brothers go to the Mountain, 20,000 Leagues resurfaces, and it's almost chili...
Mulligan Brothers go to the Mountain, 20,000 Leagues resurfaces, and it's almost chili time The Mulligan Brothers will get a prime Mississippi radio showcase this week, and fans will be able to listen in online.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
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Mon Feb 24, 2014
Coastal Alabama chamber aims to form new major event, sink another ship in 2014; annual meeting held
ORANGE BEACH, Alabama -- Highlighting a successful 2013, boosted by a rebranding campaign and the sinking of Alabama's first whole-ship artificial reef, the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber held its annual meeting and awards dinner Friday night with loftier goals on the horizon.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Pirates of Lost Treasure Mardi Gras flotilla rolls along Intracoastal Waterway
PERDIDO KEY , Florida -- The Pirates of Lost Treasure, the Perdido Key and Orange Beach Mardi Gras krewe notorious for their legendary Mardi Gras shindigs took to the waterways around the key and Orange Beach today for the krewe's annual Mardi Gras Flotilla.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Report: Beachfront condos skirt on paying high-cost flood insurance
The 920-square-foot balcony of this 30th-floor penthouse at Turquoise Place condominium in Orange Beach, Ala features lounge chairs, a patio table and chair set, an outdoor gas grill and sink, as well as a Jacuzzi hot tub on the west end.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Firemen, cops, SWAT and civies race up Orange Beach condo for good cause
Some of them felt the burn of fatigue around floor 20, taking to walking the remaining floors.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Kilgore appointed to lead other sheriffs
Talladega County Sheriff Jimmy Kilgore was appointed as District 4 director for the state during the Alabama Sheriff's Association Winter Conference Friday in Orange Beach.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Daphne lodging tax to increase in April despite hoteliers' opposition
Hotels and restaurants line U.S. 98, south of Interstate 10, in Daphne, Ala., as seen on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014.
Orange Beach penthouse offers stunning views from a Jacuzzi 30 stories up (photos, video)
This five-bedroom penthouse on the 30th floor of the east tower at Turquoise Place condominium in Orange Beach, Ala.