Baldwin County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Five years after Gulf oil spill, survey shows gulf coast residents are still impactedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Science Daily

    ... from a University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences survey of Gulf Coast residents from Baldwin County, Ala., to Cedar Key, Fla. The survey looked at coastal residents' opinions of the status of their recovery five years after ...

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  2. Five years after Gulf oil spill, survey shows gulf coast residents are still impactedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Science Daily

    ... from a University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences survey of Gulf Coast residents from Baldwin County, Ala., to Cedar Key, Fla. The survey looked at coastal residents' opinions of the status of their recovery five years after ...

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  3. Future of Eastern Shore MPO in flux, but are Baldwin County school-tax politics the issue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Alabama Live

    ... on the Eastern Shore under the purview of the South Alabama Regional Planning Commission and away from the Baldwin County Commission's budget. The issue on the future of the MPO, which is currently in flux as its annual contract with the county ...

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  4. Barking dogs lead to another fine for Baldwin County District Attorney Hallie DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Alabama Live

    Baldwin Count District Attorney Hallie Dixon takes questions during a press conference on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Baldwin County Hallie Dixon pleaded guilty Tuesday to two ordinance violations related to her noisy dogs and paid a $1,488 fine to the Daphne Municipal Court.

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  5. Bay Minette parents hold kids out of elementary school until results of recent asbestos...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Alabama Live

    ... school, there are as many as six students who have been kept at home amid concerns for their health. At the Baldwin County school board meeting on April 16, Ivey and others voiced serious concerns about inspection reports they said showed the school ...

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  6. Should all Alabama school superintendents be appointed? Proposal would end electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Alabama Live

    State Rep. Steve McMillan, R-Bay Minette, is sponsoring a bill that would require county school systems in Alabama to switch from elected to appointed superintendents. Sponsored by Republican state Rep. Steve McMillan of Baldwin County, the bill, HB 434, was introduced last week and is scheduled for a hearing at Wednesday's House County and Municipal Government Committee meeting.

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  7. Baldwin County schools advocate plans to speak about 'facts' at Baldwin County Commission meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Alabama Live

    Terry Burkle, executive director with the Baldwin County Education Coalition, speaks about per student spending during the Baldwin County Commission's April 21, 2015, meeting in Bay Minette, Ala. . Baldwin County public schools spent less on each of its students from 2012-2012 than the average of school districts in Alabama and in the U.S., the executive director of the non-profit Baldwin County Education Coalition said Tuesday during the Baldwin County Commission meeting.

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  8. Purple flags warn beach-goers of dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WALA

    If you head down to any of the Baldwin County public beaches you'll see purple flags flying. Those were put up Tuesday.

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  9. Bulldozed Wendy's restaurant on Airport Boulevard will be rebuilt with modern architecture...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Alabama Live

    The now-bulldozed Wendy's restaurant on Airport Boulevard near the Bel Air Mall is being torn down to make way for a newly-constructed building for the fast food chain. The job will take about 100 days to complete from the time construction begins, according to Roger Webb, the franchise owner.

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  10. Mobile, Baldwin obituaries for April 21: World War II veteran William Brokaw dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Alabama Live

    ... at 11 a.m Interment will follow in Pine Crest Cemetery West on Snow Rd. in Mobile. See below for other Mobile/Baldwin County obituaries for April 20. Complete obituaries can be obtained by clicking the link in each listing. Albert W. Bergman , 71, ...

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  11. Open house at The Academy at the Fairhope AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WALA

    Parents and students in Baldwin County are invited to an open house Tuesday, April 21 at The Academy at the Fairhope Airport. It runs from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. On Monday, the 30 recruits demonstrated what Mobile Fire Rescue called the Firefighter Combat Challenge, part of the training applicants have to complete to join the department.

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  12. Parents concerned over school floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WALA

    ... School was built more than 90 years ago. With a structure that old, upkeep is a constant issue. The Baldwin County Board of Education said it does regular testing for mold and asbestos levels to ensure the children stay safe. With last week's heavy ...

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  13. Will Daphne breakaway into its own city school system?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WALA

    After a crushing county-wide special school tax election, a city council member with the City of Daphne is looking to start a dialogue about separating from Baldwin County Schools and creating a city-wide school system. Councilman Robin LeJeune of District 6 told FOX10 that he thinks a city school system could be beneficial for the City of Daphne.

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  14. Blue Star Memorial Highway near Daphne dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WALA

    Senate Bill 326 is in front of the Alabama Senate this week and if passed it would allow the use of medical marijuana in Alabama for people with chronic conditions. Veterans and citizens in Baldwin County gathered to dedicate stretch of the highway in Montrose, AL as a Blue Star Memorial Highway in honor of those who have served, currently serve and will serve in the armed forces.

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  15. 5 Big Things We Still Don't Know About The BP Oil Spill 5 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | ThinkProgress

    ... - but so far scientists have found that 30 to 40 percent of the residents in Franklin County, Florida and Baldwin County, Alabama experienced mental health issues in the two years after the spill, compared with 10 to 13 percent of who experienced ...

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  16. Madison County tourism dollars top $1 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    "Actually amazing news when you think about it," explained Bob Rogers, the CVBN vice president of conventions. "We're at a billion dollars in economic impact in just the tourism business."

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  17. Alabama investor's $1.4M bid beats out 15 bidders for Fairhope home on Mobile BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Alabama Live

    ... Properties. The buildings total 25,860 square feet. Battle Plan Capital paid $760,000 for 31 acres off Baldwin County 13 in Daphne, and plan to develop The Retreat at Tiawasee, according to Nathan Cox , CEO of Bellator Real Estate & Development and ...

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  18. Citizens celebrate Mother Earth in FairhopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | WALA

    Veterans and citizens in Baldwin County gathered to dedicate stretch of the highway in Montrose, AL as a Blue Star Memorial Highway in honor of those who have served, currently serve and will serve in the armed forces. Veterans and citizens in Baldwin County gathered to dedicate stretch of the highway in Montrose, AL as a Blue Star Memorial Highway in honor of those who have served, currently serve and will serve in the armed forces.

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  19. Gulf Coast condo sales in March increase 39% from prior yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Alabama Live

    Sales: Baldwin County condo sales, which include condos along the Gulf Coast, totaled 150 units in March. Sales improved 38.9 percent from the same period a year earlier.

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  20. City, county leaders look at revisiting city school concepts in Baldwin County following...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Alabama Live

    ... for some or a prelude to Albert Einstein's definition of insanity to others. For city and county officials in Baldwin County, revisiting the old issue of city schools has resurrected with the hopes of expecting a different result. The idea has been ...

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