Baldwin County

Baldwin Humane Society Raises $24

Baldwin Humane Society Raises $24,000

July 22, 2022
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FAIRHOPE, Ala. — Staff and volunteers of the Baldwin Humane Society raised $24,000 for the animals in their care on June 10, when the Jordan’s Way Tour stopped in Fairhope to hold a Facebook Live fundraising event, Gulf Coast Media reported. The society was one of 300 shelters across the U.S. nominated and then selected…

Four Minority Teacher Scholarships Awarded

Four Minority Teacher Scholarships Awarded

July 8, 2022
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BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — A cooperation between the Baldwin County Public School System‘s human resources department and community group Ecumenical Ministries, Inc.’s ACT-II Minority Teacher Hiring Council recently awarded four $1,000 scholarships to minority students who promised to teach in Baldwin County when they graduate. Zachariah “Zeke” Hixon, who will attend Alabama State University; Jaden…

Baldwin EMC CEO Wins Outstanding Communicator Award

Baldwin EMC CEO Wins Outstanding Communicator Award

June 17, 2022
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BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — Karen Moore, CEO of Summerdale-based Baldwin EMC, has been awarded the 2022 CEO Outstanding Communicator Award by the Cooperative Communicators Association, the company announced. It added, “Karen’s leadership, encouragement and support for Baldwin EMC communications channels… ensures our members, employees and the local community stay informed and up-to-date on all things…

Well Owner Workshops Coming Up

Well Owner Workshops Coming Up

June 10, 2022
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MOBILE, BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — The Auburn University Water Resources Center is holding free workshops for all well owners in Mobile and Baldwin counties on June 21 and June 22, both at 6:30-8 p.m. Attendees may expect to learn about resources available through the Alabama Extension-led Alabama Private Well Program (APWP) at the Jon Archer…

USA, Baldwin County Students Awarded Scholarships

USA, Baldwin County Students Awarded Scholarships

May 20, 2022
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MOBILE, BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — The University of South Alabama (USA) College of Medicine has announced the first recipients of the Samantha Alison Thomas Memorial Scholarship Endowment, named in honor of a member of the college’s Class of 2022 who was killed in a car crash almost two years ago at age 24. The Eastern…

Construction To Begin Soon On Career Tech School

Construction To Begin Soon On Career Tech School

May 13, 2022
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ROBERTSDALE, Ala. — Gulf Coast Media reported that approximately 70 acres are currently being cleared and prepared for Baldwin County Public School System’s construction of a standalone career tech high school in Robertsdale. To be a combined middle school, high school and college concept, it will provide students with all of their core classes, while…

Four Multifamily Locations Acquired In Mobile

Four Multifamily Locations Acquired In Mobile, Baldwin Counties

April 8, 2022
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MOBILE, BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — Carter Multifamily has invested $121 million in acquiring four multifamily locations in Mobile and Baldwin counties, Business Alabama reports. The portfolio comprises Arbor Gates, with 184 units; The Gates at Jubilee, with 248 units; Lenox Gates, with 228 units; and Regency Gates, with 216 units. Overall occupancies at the acquisitions…

Weeks Bay Restoration Supplement Approved

Weeks Bay Restoration Supplement Approved

February 25, 2022
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BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — The Alabama Trustee Implementation Group has approved a supplement to the 2018 Alabama Restoration Plan II. Called the Lloyd Tract Supplemental Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment, it calls for acquisition and restoration of an approximately 60-acre parcel of land, wetlands and waterways in the Weeks Bay watershed in Baldwin County. The…

Baldwin County Library Cooperative (BCLC) Moves

Baldwin County Library Cooperative (BCLC) Moves

February 25, 2022
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BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — BCLC has moved from its previous facility at the Central Annex in Robertsdale to a new location in Loxley, Gulf Coast Media reports. Its new 2,000- ft2 facility at 3147 First Avenue has expansive grounds, which BCLC Director Elizabeth Webb plans to use for outdoor space for yoga classes from a…

Racial Justice Essay Contest Awards $5

Racial Justice Essay Contest Awards $5,000 In Scholarships

January 28, 2022
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BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala — The Baldwin County Community Remembrance Project recognized the eight winners of its Racial Justice Essay Contest during its annual Martin Luther King Day celebration on January 17 at the Foley Civic Center, Gulf Coast Media reported. A total of $5,000 in scholarships was awarded to Baldwin County high school students: $2,000…

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