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  1. School officials say Belforest would get new school under referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    It is less than a week until an important property tax vote in Baldwin County. The school system is asking for an 8 mill hike to fund improvements.

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  2. Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet black leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    ... history. With a special referendum election just a week away, supporters and opponents of a tax increase for Baldwin County schools are asking for your vote. With a special referendum election just a week away, supporters and opponents of a tax ...

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  3. Mobile Police seek two suspects for unknown investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    ... history. With a special referendum election just a week away, supporters and opponents of a tax increase for Baldwin County schools are asking for your vote. With a special referendum election just a week away, supporters and opponents of a tax ...

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  4. Baldwin school tax forum features elevated emotions - and voices - as vote draws nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    With one week before Baldwin County voters decide whether to increase property taxes for the school system, the intensity level at the latest forum on the issue turned up a notch on Tuesday. Sponsored by the tea party-affiliated Common Sense Campaign, the forum in Daphne was the latest in a flurry of campaign activity leading up to the referendum.

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  5. Eastern Shore: One of fastest growing metro areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTVM

    The U.S. Census Bureau says the Daphne-Fairhope-Foley area was one of the fastest growing metro areas in the country from 2013 to 2014. That part of Baldwin County's Eastern Shore tied for twelfth place out of the top 20 areas, posting 2.4% growth during that period along with Fort Collins, Colorado and Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, South Carolina. 1 comment

  6. Baldwin County officials look for private support to market and operate Live Oak LandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Alabama Live

    ... site a couple of times per week. It's been, for the most part, quiet since the park reopened last year. The Baldwin County Commission wants to change that. Commissioners verbally agreed Tuesday to issue a request for proposals from private companies ...

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  7. Eviction officers find woman's body in freezerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    ... a 2013 police raid at the apartment complex. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the citizens of Baldwin County asking them to approve the property tax increase on next week's ballot. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the ...

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  8. Mobile City Council members oppose BayFest move to The GroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    ... to the grounds could be finalized this week. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the citizens of Baldwin County asking them to approve the property tax increase on next week's ballot. We all have celebrity crushes.For Gulf Shores High ...

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  9. Baldwin voters share concern over ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    With a special referendum election just a week away, supporters and opponents of a tax increase for Baldwin County schools are asking for your vote. So what questions do voters face? FOX10 News got a copy of the actual ballot voters will see on Tuesday.

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  10. Probate judge investigating illegal campaign flyers because of FOX10 News investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    Baldwin County Probate Judge Tim Russell told FOX10 News he is grateful that FOX10 brought some campaign flyers, that he said are illegal, to his attention. In an exclusive interview Tuesday afternoon Judge Russell said certain campaign flyers printed by the "Educate Baldwin Now" organization are illegal.

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  11. Mobile City Council approves $660k contract for Eslava Creek litter trapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WALA

    ... 25-year-old man in the Birdville community. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the citizens of Baldwin County asking them to approve the property tax increase on next week's ballot. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the ...

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  12. People in Spanish Fort speak on referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTVM

    Spanish Fort is one of the fastest growing cities in Baldwin County. FOX10 News is taking a closer look at how the city will be affected if the proposed sales tax is passed.

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  13. Girl's mother calls for death sentence in run-to-death caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    ... in the Gulf of Mexico near an oil platform. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the citizens of Baldwin County asking them to approve the property tax increase on next week's ballot. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the ...

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  14. Alabama AG investigates Blue Bell Institutional, food service ice cream recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WALA

    ... in the Gulf of Mexico near an oil platform. The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the citizens of Baldwin County asking them to approve the property tax increase on next week's ballot. The Young Republicans club of the Eastern Shore is ...

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  15. Gulf Shores mayor supports referendum for schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WALA

    The mayor of Gulf Shores has put out a letter to the citizens of Baldwin County asking them to approve the property tax increase on next week's ballot.

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  16. Which way will they sway? Young Republicans learn about school tax voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Trust was a major theme at Monday night's Young Republican's meeting to educate the public on all sides of the upcoming special school tax election in Baldwin County. More specifically, the common theme was, 'can voters trust the Baldwin County School Board with their tax dollars?' John Howard, a private school teacher, was one of two presenters at Monday night's meeting.

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  17. Forum highlights continued differences over interpretation of Baldwin County school tax...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Alabama Live

    The battle of financial figures continued to fester between both sides of the hotly contested school tax referendum in Baldwin County. For opponents, the issue comes down to whether the county's school system is asking for too much money - 8 mills increase in property taxes - from voters on March 31. The additional tax, if endorsed by voters, will add $350 million into the school system over the next 10 years for a comprehensive, school-supported expansion project.

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  18. Fairhope council pushing for 'excellence' in schools; supports Baldwin County tax...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Alabama Live

    Baldwin County Public Schools Superintendent Robbie Owen speaks to the Fairhope City Council on Monday, March 23, 2015, after the council voted unanimously to support the Baldwin County referendum to raise property taxes to build and expand schools. After investing $1 million in the Fairhope-area schools over the last three years, the City Council on Monday remained unwavering in its support of the Baldwin County system by backing the March 31 referendum .

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  19. Gay marriage dispute surfaces during forum on Baldwin County's school-tax referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Alabama Live

    "Do you not think for a moment that it isn't coming down the pike for public education as well?" - John Howard Alabama's dispute over same-sex marriage surfaced Monday during a forum over a hotly contested property tax referendum for the Baldwin County School System. John Howard, a private school teacher and tax opponent, linked "gay marriage" to the tax issue as an example of unknown influences the federal government might pass along to public schools.

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  20. Alleged victim: "I will never forgive him"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WALA

    An Orange Beach man, arrested in 2013 on sodomy and sexual abuse charges allegedly involving underage boys, has been indicted by a Baldwin County grand jury. Shaun Cassidy, 66, faces 29 charges, including enticing a child, sodomy, sexual abuse and furnishing controlled substance to a minor.

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