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Going to the big Fort Morgan reenactment? Ride the bus or ferry
If you plan to go to the three-day Civil War reenactment at Fort Morgan this weekend, here's some advice: Don't drive there.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Why is school starting so early? Well, it's all about the holidays
MOBILE, Alabama -- Mobile County's public schools open on Thursday, Aug. 7. That's eight days of summer left for the 59,000 students who attend the 89 schools in the district.
'Why can't regular school be this way?' Middle-schoolers learn hands-on science at summer...
There wasn't a lot of sitting still at the second Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics camp, and that was also a lesson for the 30-plus math and science teachers who took part, said camp director Andre Green, an associate professor in the University of South Alabama's College of Education.
Man accused in hit and run before Robertsdale parade indicted
A Baldwin County grand jury has indicted a man who is accused in a hit and run accident that happened before a Christmas parade in Robertsdale last year.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Another delay for I-10
MOBILE, Alabama - The public release date on a 2,000-page report on the proposed Interstate 10 bridge in Mobile is -- much like a Friday afternoon rush hour traffic jam on the nearby Bayway -- backed up.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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Alabama toddler mauled by pit bull
The attack has neighbors of the girl calling for stricter rules for pet owners in the town of Bay Minette.
Alabama goes all in on ignition controls for drunken drivers, but do they work?
Taking effect this month, a revised law provides for people convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol to install ignition interlock devices that prevent their vehicles from starting if they have a blood-alcohol content of .02 or more.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Tallest cross in western hemisphere to be built in Baldwin Co?
The tallest cross in the western hemisphere is set to be built in Baldwin County, and it has some people talking as plans move forward.
Orange Beach hosts Alabama Sheriffa s Conference
The biannual Alabama Sheriff's Conference kicked off Friday at the Perdido Beach Resort.
See a The Good Doctora in Fairhope
The Good Doctor is a musical comedy that opened on Broadway in 1973, and closed in 1974.
Address flood insurance and the environment with RESTORE Act funding
Many Alabamians may find it hard to believe that July 15th of this year marked four years since the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill was capped in the Gulf of Mexico.
Jeans and sandals win out; Baldwin County school board eases uniform restrictions
With a vote of 6-1, the Baldwin County school board approved a policy to ease uniform restrictions for high school students during its meeting Thursday night.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
'CVS deal is dead': Plans for controversial Malbis Plantation development withdrawn
Plans have been withdrawn to build a 13,225-square-foot CVS drugstore at Ala. 181 and U.S. 90 in the Malbis community, according to Daphne officials.
Baldwin County schools budget 'on track'; slight increase in penny tax revenue
Local revenues for the Baldwin County school system are slightly higher this year, according to John Wilson, the school system's chief financial officer.
Building a healthier Gulf Coast 1 walk at a time
The American Heart Association is building healthier lives on the Alabama Gulf Coast through two upcoming walks, the Mobile Heart Walk on September 13, 2014, 8:00 a.m., at the University of South Alabama Mitchell Center, and the Baldwin County Heart Walk on September 27, 2014, 9:00 a.m., at Fairhope Pier.
Northwest Florida Daily News
2 dead in plane crash; plane flew out of Pensacola
LILLIAN, Ala.- Authorities say two people are dead after a sightseeing airplane that took off in Pensacola crashed in remote southwest Alabama.
230-foot-tall cross is one step closer to reality in Baldwin County
Businessman Jon Butler mans a fundraising table for the Giant Cross Project in May 2014.
Spanish Fort paving way for medium-rise office buildings as demand rises on Eastern Shore
The 230-acre Spanish Fort Town Center, anchored by Bass Pro Shops is shown from U.S. 98, just north of Interstate 10, on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
BCSO responds to small plane crash
According to authorities, the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office has responded to a small plane air crash in the Lillian community.
Get professional photos of your pets
Most of us have a bunch of cute pictures of our pets, but sometimes it's not easy to get really great pictures.