Baldwin Bone & Joint recently announced the addition of Dr. Allison Hunter who will join the practice in August. A fellowship-trained orthopedic hand and upper extremity surgeon, Hunter specializes in the treatment of injuries and conditions from the shoulder to the fingertips. She is the sole hand and upper extremity surgeon whose practice is exclusively…Read More
The Baldwin County Commission recently approved plans to construct a county recycling center using $3.5 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding, GulfCoastNewsToday.com reported. The center would be built at the Magnolia Landfill in Summerdale. Currently, the county and area municipalities send recyclable materials, such as cardboard, plastic, paper and aluminum, outside the county to…Read More
STEM For Kids AL-Mobile Bay Region is holding an open house and ribbon cutting at its location at 5906 Sweetwater Circle in Fairhope on July 29 at 10 a.m., the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce announced. Serving Greater Baldwin County and Mobile, the location already has a full slate of summer events ongoing and coming…Read More
The South Alabama Mega Site in Bay Minette is receiving $5.5 million for additional site improvements to prepare the 3,009-acre tract of land for potential development, AL.com reported. The Growing Alabama Commission approved the funds to help construct an onsite rail spur on the existing rail bed, construct of a wye and connect the spur…Read More
With home sale prices continuing to rise, the Baldwin County real estate industry is seeing a major boost in total monthly sales. The Baldwin REALTORS Multiple Listing Service reports a year-over-year increase in the total sales volume of June 2021 for both “Resort” and “Traditional Residential” categories, as well as a drastic increase in average…Read More
A citrus disease that presents a serious threat to the U.S. citrus industry has been detected in a residential area of Baldwin County, GulfCoastNewsToday.com reported. Federal and state plant health officials recently confirmed the identification of citrus canker from foliage and fruit samples collected by the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries’ (ADAI) routine citrus…Read More
Plans are underway to build a new community volunteer fire station on the Fort Morgan coast, WPMI reports. To be the first fire station in the area with direct beach access, it would aid Fort Morgan’s volunteer firefighters in covering the roughly 12 mi. of beachfront for which they are responsible. The new building would…Read More
Property on a 40-acre city site near the intersection of Twin Beech Road and Baldwin County 13 could become a new nature park under a plan being studied by Fairhope officials, GulfCoastNewsToday.com recently reported. The city plans to apply for a federal grant to develop a park on the site. If funding is available, it…Read More
Work on Baldwin County’s first fiber broadband internet service should start within two weeks in Fairhope and Orange Beach, GulfCoastNewsToday.com reported. C Spire Fiber is to start construction on the Eastern Shore, what Fairhope Mayor Sherry Sullivan called one of the fastest-growing areas in the U.S. “This fiber network is going to be a huge…Read More
The Central Baldwin Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Flavors of the South wine and food tasting event on July 15 at 5:30-8 p.m. at the Baldwin County Coliseum in Robertsdale, it announced via GulfCoastNewsToday.com. Local products, chefs and culinary personalities will combine to serve an expected crowd of more than 400. The expected…Read More
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