Baldwin County Newswire

Baldwin County Newswire

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  1. Work to resume soon on Causeway water main repairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    ... Since then, MAWSS has argued that the case should be heard in Mobile County Circuit Court rather than Baldwin County, where the suit was filed. A hearing on that question has been set for Dec. 19, according to court records. MAWSS has now announced ...

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  2. Baldwin County Young Republicans latest to adopt resolution backing Roy MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    The Baldwin County Young Republicans group is the latest affiliate of the Young Republican Federation of Alabama to splinter away from the state organization's decision to suspend support of Roy Moore's Senate candidacy . In a unanimous vote Tuesday, the Baldwin group approved a resolution supporting Moore, the Republican who faces Democrat Doug Jones during the Dec. 12 general election.

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  3. Confederate flag to be removed from Spanish Fort City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Mayor Mike McMillon said city leaders have been discussing this move for almost a year, so they could replace it with a newly designed city seal. Recently, some residents and the Baldwin County NAACP complained about the flag, saying it's a reminder of slavery and hate.

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  4. Baldwin County Young Republicans back MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Baldwin County Young Republicans say they will support Roy Moore in the upcoming Senate election. They're echoing President Trump's statement about Moore today, saying Alabama can't afford to have a liberal in the Senate seat.

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  5. Prodisee Pantry provide hundreds with Thanksgiving dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... the pantry is expected to serve about 5,000 families this holiday season. And she says it's through Baldwin County volunteers that make it possible. "Our community benefits by volunteers service - we teach it to the next generation when they bring ...

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  6. Daphne backs away from future city school studies: 'Too big of an obstacle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Alabama Live

    Daphne City Councilman Robin LeJeune talks with a constituent following the Daphne City Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. . The 5-2 vote comes one week before the Gulf Shores City Council is scheduled to unveil its new city school board and making it the first city in Alabama's fastest growing county to split away from the Baldwin County School System.

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  7. Daphne sticking with Baldwin County Public SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WTVM

    Daphne city leaders voted against moving forward with phase two of a feasibility study on breaking away from the Baldwin County School System and forming a city-run system. Phase one of the feasibility study cost $38,000 and was compiled by Birmingham-based Criterion Consulting.

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  8. New eatery coming to MobileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Alabama Live

    ... to Herrington. The owner of a Texas-based RV and boat dealership has paid $1.1 million for 10 acres on Baldwin County 20 in Foley, just east of Lowe's Home Improvement store , according to Stacey Ryals of Hosteeva Realty, who represented the seller. ...

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  9. Undocumented immigrant faces child sex abuse charges in Baldwin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A 34-year-old undocumented immigrant from El Salvador is behind held in Baldwin County on child sex abuse charges, according to Foley Police. Melvin Omar Acevedo-Rodriquez is charged with sexual abuse of a minor under the age of 12 and manufacturing child pornography, according to Foley Police Chief Thurston Bullock.

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  10. Alabama tourism official: Ten Commandments generated more reaction than recent Roy Moore scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Alabama Live

    ... is linked to five of the state's largest counties - Baldwin, Jefferson, Madison, Mobile and Montgomery. Baldwin County, by far, leads the way in tourism activity because the state's sugar-white sand beaches are located in Gulf Shores and Orange ...

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  11. The FOX10 StormTracker Tour is Coming to Bay MinetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | WALA

    ... little red school house and the Montpelier Methodist Church stand as reminders of the past in this corner of Baldwin County. Bay Minette is a town with a rich history and they really try to preserve that. Nowadays, people think of Bay Minette as the ...

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  12. Water fountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    One year after FOX10 News Investigates exposed the lack of lead testing in school drinking water in Baldwin County Public Schools, the Baldwin County Board of Education has announced it has tested all 45 of its schools, and the results show "no detectable lead was found," according to a news release sent out Monday, November 13. "We are so grateful that eleven water authorities in Baldwin County certified water operators have completed water sampling for lead in all 45 of our Baldwin County Public Schools and we are extremely pleased to say that the testing laboratory's final report shows there were no detectable levels of lead found," said Eddie Tyler, Superintendent, in the release.

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  13. Plenty of development action in FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | Alabama Live

    Local investors paid $2.2 million for 54 acres on Baldwin County 20 across from Wolf Bay Lodge in Foley, and the buyers are working on a master plan for an entertainment, retail and lodging development, according to local developer Stacey Ryals , the group's managing partner. An investor paid $550,000 for the Dollar General store on 2.86 acres at 8085 U.S. 98 in Fairhope, according to Andrew Chason of Marcus & Millichap in Fairhope.

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  14. Dog flu case reported in Baldwin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | WALA

    The Parvin Animal Clinic in Spanish Fort says that they have learned of a case of Canine Influenza Virus, or dog flu, on the Eastern Shore. The clinic posted the following message to their Facebook page: " Attention: we have learned of a dog on the Eastern Shore that tested positive for Canine Influenza Virus.

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  15. Underwater Forest among Alabama films at Fairhope Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Alabama Live

    ... or ACT II, is a program from Ecumenical Ministries that has been quietly addressing community needs across Baldwin County, Alabama for a quarter of a century." Let Mama Rest, directed by Craig Jackson, details "the story of one Alabama man's fight ...

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  16. Jeremy Reaves: From 'No YAC' to bad back to one of South Alabama's all-time greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Alabama Live

    ... was going to be," said Seibert, now the head coach and athletics director at the new Elberta High School in Baldwin County. "Was it something that was going to be career-ending? That was a part of the discussion. Is it something that was going to ...

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  17. Baldwin County official to recuse herself from Gulf Shores talks, as clamoring continues...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Alabama Live

    Angie Swiger will continue to serve on the Baldwin County School Board, but she will recuse herself from legal discussions involving the pending Gulf Shores split from the school system. Swiger, in an email to AL.com Wednesday, said that her tenure on the board has "always been based on honesty and transparency" and that she would "never allow my participation to be legally or ethically questioned by creating conflict of interest."

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  18. Painting of Trump wrapped in flag gets president's approval, online backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | WKRN

    ... signed letter applauding Boyd for being an innovative teacher and thanking for him sending the painting. When Baldwin County Public Schools shared the story on Facebook, the post received a number of negative comments. Some people criticized Boyd ...

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  19. Teacher's painting of Trump wrapped in flag gets president's approval, but backlash onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... signed letter applauding Boyd for being an innovative teacher and thanking for him sending the painting. When Baldwin County Public Schools shared the story on Facebook, the post received a number of negative comments. Some people criticized Boyd ...

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  20. Special Reunion: Coast Guard dad surprises sons in Fairhope schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 6 | WALA

    FOX10 News captured a heartwarming moment at a Baldwin County school, when a Coast Guard father surprised his two little boys. Francis Kinsey, who is originally from Fairhope, is a Chief Boatswains Mate stationed in Puerto Rico.

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