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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Still going strong: Fairhope couple celebrates 70th wedding anniversaryIt's a milestone not many get to celebrate. A Fairhope couple started their 71s
Still going strong: Fairhope couple celebrates 70th wedding anniversary
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 hours ago
It's a milestone not many get to celebrate. A Fairhope couple started their 71st year of marriage this week. They only dated for three months before tying the knot, and now seven decades later, they're as happy as ever. 1946: World War Two had just... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
North wins weather-shortened All-Star football game over South, 14-0Von Street of Enterprise caught two for 17 yards and Kolby Easley of Northview,
North wins weather-shortened All-Star football game over South, 14-0
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
Von Street of Enterprise caught two for 17 yards and Kolby Easley of Northview, two for eight yards. Daniel Miller of Fairhope was the leading rusher with 11 yards on three carries. Kahlil Traywick of UMS-Wright, the South MVP, had four... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Wilson files to run against incumbent Kant in Fairhope mayoral raceFairhope now has a mayor's race. Just hours before qualifying ended today, loc
Wilson files to run against incumbent Kant in Fairhope mayoral race
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
Fairhope now has a mayor's race. Just hours before qualifying ended today, local businesswoman Karin Wilson put her name on the ballot challenging incumbent Fairhope Mayor Tim Kant. Voters will head to the polls five weeks from today. Residents can... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Wilson files to run against incumbent Kant in Fairhope mayoral raceFairhope now has a mayor's race. Just hours before qualifying ended today, loc
Wilson files to run against incumbent Kant in Fairhope mayoral race
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
Fairhope now has a mayor's race. Just hours before qualifying ended today, local businesswoman Karin Wilson put her name on the ballot challenging incumbent Fairhope Mayor Tim Kant. Voters will head to the polls five weeks from today. Residents can... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Fairhope incumbent mayor unopposed 24 hours before qualifying endsLess than 24 hours away from the deadline to qualify for next month's municipal
Fairhope incumbent mayor unopposed 24 hours before qualifying ends
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
Less than 24 hours away from the deadline to qualify for next month's municipal elections, and Fairhope Mayor Tim Kant is unopposed. Elected in 2000, incumbent Kant is seeking his fifth term. "I think he's done a good job so far. I really do. I know... Read more
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Al.com
Gulf Shores man killed in motorcycle crash near Fairhopedead at the scene. The crash occurred at 10:20 p.m. on Alabama 181 near the fi
Gulf Shores man killed in motorcycle crash near Fairhope
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
dead at the scene. The crash occurred at 10:20 p.m. on Alabama 181 near the five-mile marker, about three miles east of Fairhope. Troopers say Bryan lost control of the 2015 Yamaha motorcycle he was operating and was thrown from the... Read more
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Al.com
The most expensive city in Alabama isn't in Jefferson Countyspent on food, clothing, shelter, entertainment and other expenses. In Alabama
The most expensive city in Alabama isn't in Jefferson County
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
spent on food, clothing, shelter, entertainment and other expenses. In Alabama, the most expensive spot was the Daphne, Fairhope, Foley area in south Alabama. And while the area was Alabama's costliest place to live, it's still 7.7 percent less... Read more
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Al.com
Why one Alabama city is taking a renewed look at eliminating sales taxes on groceriesthis in ... and going slowly? It's something to look at." The talk in Daphne h
Why one Alabama city is taking a renewed look at eliminating sales taxes on groceries
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
this in ... and going slowly? It's something to look at." The talk in Daphne has piqued interest in neighboring cities. In Fairhope, Mayor Tim Kant said he doesn't support taxes on groceries. But he also said that the city is at the mercy of the... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama sites no longer under consideration this year as housing for undocumented immigrantsillegal migrant children, and I am glad the Obama Administration finally realiz
Alabama sites no longer under consideration this year as housing for undocumented immigrants
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
illegal migrant children, and I am glad the Obama Administration finally realized that," said U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Fairhope, in a statement released Thursday. "My office, along with other Alabama leaders, have worked hard to block this... Read more
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Al.com
I've been called a "good" black. Here's why that's not OKgirls' empowerment, and social justice. You can find Samantha on Twitter @_sosa
I've been called a "good" black. Here's why that's not OK
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
girls' empowerment, and social justice. You can find Samantha on Twitter @_sosamantha. I spent 13 wonderful years in Fairhope Public Schools, where I was valued, lauded and very, very good. I was a gifted student, the spelling bee champion,... Read more
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Al.com
Faith Academy All-State standout Brooks Carlson commits to SamfordAlabama player on the Samford roster. The Bulldogs have recruited well in the M
Faith Academy All-State standout Brooks Carlson commits to Samford
Al.com / Posted 10 days ago
Alabama player on the Samford roster. The Bulldogs have recruited well in the Mobile area in recent years, signing both T.J. and Troy Dixon from UMS-Wright and Ford Robinson from Fairhope. "Brooks will be a very good addition for them," Seymour sa... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
From across the nation, people gave to Fallen Five's familiespay education expenses for the children and widows, Jones said. The money came
From across the nation, people gave to Fallen Five's families
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
pay education expenses for the children and widows, Jones said. The money came from near and far. Jones cited a note from Fairhope, Ala., that came with a check: "These funds were raised during a candlelight vigil in honor of the fallen troops.... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's elected officials respond to Dallas attackcompassion. This story will be updated with additional statements as they beco
Alabama's elected officials respond to Dallas attack
Al.com / Posted 15 days ago
compassion. This story will be updated with additional statements as they become available. U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Fairhope: "The answer is love and compassion" "I hope you will join me in praying for the family of the police officers... Read more
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Al.com
Baldwin County maintains forceful push against resettlement of immigrant childrenand has not finalized a decision on site selections. Dorsey and others, meanwh
Baldwin County maintains forceful push against resettlement of immigrant children
Al.com / Posted 18 days ago
and has not finalized a decision on site selections. Dorsey and others, meanwhile, credited U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Fairhope, for advancing legislation prohibiting the U.S. Department of Defense from using public money to modify military... Read more
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Island Packet
Beaufort man receives professional engineering licenseBeaufort, has worked for the architecture, engineering and construction firm fo
Beaufort man receives professional engineering license
Island Packet / Posted 18 days ago
Beaufort, has worked for the architecture, engineering and construction firm for five years, starting as an intern in the Fairhope, Ala., office. He graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in mechanical engineering. In his first... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview's CRA, Part II: Who's behind it and what does it do?at. You have to position yourself and say ‘Hey, look at me! Look at me!’” Whil
Crestview's CRA, Part II: Who's behind it and what does it do?
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
at. You have to position yourself and say ‘Hey, look at me! Look at me!’” While downtown Crestview has often looked toward Fairhope, Alabama’s successful downtown rehabilitation, Smith said that model can’t be cut-and-pasted onto Crestview. “It’s... Read more
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Al.com
'You could see this coming:' Mobile's 2017 class of recruits among best in recent years(Arkansas) 24. JaMichael Winston, DE, Vigor (Arkansas) 25. Eric Lee, DE, Daph
'You could see this coming:' Mobile's 2017 class of recruits among best in recent years
Al.com / Posted 21 days ago
(Arkansas) 24. JaMichael Winston, DE, Vigor (Arkansas) 25. Eric Lee, DE, Daphne (South Florida) 27. Kyron Samuels, OL, Fairhope 29. Torren McGaster, CB, Daphne (Vanderbilt) 31. Robert Leff, OT, Fairhope (Auburn) 32. Dalvin Craft, DT,... Read more
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Al.com
Should we build a wall or choose life along our Gulf Coast?The waves just keep coming. As I learned about "living shorelines" at an educat
Should we build a wall or choose life along our Gulf Coast?
Al.com / Posted 22 days ago
The waves just keep coming. As I learned about "living shorelines" at an educational event in Fairhope, I couldn't get past the fact that the waves never stop. They were hitting the shore long before we arrived, and the tides will rise and fall long... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Hank Aaron Stadium; Battleship Park among sites to watch fireworksKayak paddle 9 p.m. Fireworks Trione Sports Park Whispering Pines Road Fire
Hank Aaron Stadium; Battleship Park among sites to watch fireworks
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 23 days ago
Kayak paddle 9 p.m. Fireworks Trione Sports Park Whispering Pines Road Fireworks show after dark. Admission is free. Fairhope Beach at Municipal Pier 7:30 p.m. Music by the Baldwin Pops. 9:00 p.m. Fireworks Monday, July 4Where Highway 59... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pulse stories inspire artist's virtual memorialhas exhibited in a gallery in downtown Mobile. She teaches European and U.S. hi
Pulse stories inspire artist's virtual memorial
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
has exhibited in a gallery in downtown Mobile. She teaches European and U.S. history to 10th- and 11th-graders at Fairhope High School. She devotes her time in the summers to painting and describes her style as eclectic. She sees the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Fireworks celebrations in our areaKayak paddle 9 p.m. Fireworks Trione Sports Park Whispering Pines Road Fire
Fireworks celebrations in our area
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 24 days ago
Kayak paddle 9 p.m. Fireworks Trione Sports Park Whispering Pines Road Fireworks show after dark. Admission is free. Fairhope Beach at Municipal Pier 7:30 p.m. Music by the Baldwin Pops. 9:00 p.m. Fireworks Monday, July 4Where Highway 59... Read more
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Island Packet
Beaufort Engineering Services employee obtains professional licenseconstruction services. Fugard has been working for BES for five years and was
Beaufort Engineering Services employee obtains professional license
Island Packet / Posted 24 days ago
construction services. Fugard has been working for BES for five years and was initially hired as an intern in 2011 at the Fairhope, Ala. office. After graduating from the University of Miami with a mechanical engineering degree, Fugard was hired... Read more
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ajc.com
Southern Made: going coastalto sell them and promote the state’s oyster industry, which was in jeopardy. T
Southern Made: going coastal
ajc.com / Posted 24 days ago
to sell them and promote the state’s oyster industry, which was in jeopardy. The company: InHabit started in 2008 in Fairhope, Ala. It is now based in New Orleans, where the soy oyster candles are poured ($10-$24, depending on size and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
13 Facts on ‘Before I Awake’much,” says Elfman. 6 “Before I Wake” was filmed in Mobile and the Eastern Sho
13 Facts on ‘Before I Awake’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
much,” says Elfman. 6 “Before I Wake” was filmed in Mobile and the Eastern Shore area of Alabama, most notably the town of Fairhope. Mobile’s vacated Barton Academy, stands in for the film’s fictional mental health facility. 7 Serving as locale... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Fairhope City Council weighing options to improve schoolsA study of Fairhope's five schools says they're doing pretty good, but an outsi
Fairhope City Council weighing options to improve schools
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 25 days ago
A study of Fairhope's five schools says they're doing pretty good, but an outside consulting group Akribos says they could easily be among the top 10 school's in the state of Alabama by 2020 - given they make an investment. "Just looking at the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Fairhope City Council weighing options to improve schoolsA study of Fairhope's five schools says they're doing pretty good, but an outsi
Fairhope City Council weighing options to improve schools
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 25 days ago
A study of Fairhope's five schools says they're doing pretty good, but an outside consulting group Akribos says they could easily be among the top 10 school's in the state of Alabama by 2020 - given they make an investment. "Just looking at the... Read more
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The Clarke County Democrat
Wellsoperator with Boise Cascade. Survivors include his wife, Mary Etta , Grove Hil
Wells
The Clarke County Democrat / Posted 26 days ago
operator with Boise Cascade. Survivors include his wife, Mary Etta , Grove Hill; three sons, Charles Craig , Fairhope, Marion Scott , Comer Alan , Grove Hill; two sisters, Nola Loretta Huggins, Atlanta, Ga., Joan Elizabeth... Read more
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Al.com
Things to do in Mobile, June 26-July 2a sneak peek of the Eastern Shore Art Center’s latest project, “Art on a Limb,”
Things to do in Mobile, June 26-July 2
Al.com / Posted 27 days ago
a sneak peek of the Eastern Shore Art Center’s latest project, “Art on a Limb,” at the First Friday Art Walk in downtown Fairhope. Summer ArtBash students and volunteers have worked hard to “yarn-bomb” a tree and two light posts on the ESAC... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama Republicans laud Supreme Court decision blocking Obama immigration agendaour border and by poisoning any progress Congress could make toward meaningful
Alabama Republicans laud Supreme Court decision blocking Obama immigration agenda
Al.com / Posted 30 days ago
our border and by poisoning any progress Congress could make toward meaningful solutions." U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Fairhope, called the decision "a major victory for the rule of law and our opposition to illegal executive... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
A look at Carmel, Ind., Germantown Smart Growth plan and Happy Birthday, Bartlettdecorative pavers, street sculptures and trash bins. Yep, trash bins. And, in m
A look at Carmel, Ind., Germantown Smart Growth plan and Happy Birthday, Bartlett
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
decorative pavers, street sculptures and trash bins. Yep, trash bins. And, in many such cases from places like Carmel to Fairhope, Ala. making trash cans look spiffy is a great example of improving a negative necessity. One aspect that got a... Read more

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