Mobile County

State Arts Grants Announced

State Arts Grants Announced

November 18, 2022
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BALDWIN, MOBILE COUNTY, Ala — Arts organizations in Baldwin and Mobile counties received grants from the state, AL.com was among outlets to report. Among the 200 grants let from the $3.6 million awarded were to the Alabama Contemporary Art Center ($14,200); Alabama Folklife Association ($65,000); Azalea City Center for the Arts ($13,700); Clotilda Descendants Association…

Rich’s Car Wash To Close Hillcrest Road Location

Rich’s Car Wash To Close Hillcrest Road Location

October 2, 2022
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Rich’s Car Wash has announced the closing of its location at 1066 Hillcrest Road in Mobile, which was the second carwash opened by the Richardsons in the Mobile area more than 30 years ago. The owners realized they could not successfully operate the facility due to traffic congestion three to four hours daily, making it…

Southern Public Relations Hall of Fame Class of 2022

Locals Named to 2022 SPRF Hall of Fame

October 2, 2022
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The Southern Public Relations Federation (SPRF) recently named Marian Faulk and Jennifer Jenkins to the Southern Public Relations Hall of Fame Class of 2022. Faulk is marketing director for Springhill Medical Center in Mobile, and Jenkins is founder and president of JJPR Agency in Daphne. The SPRF Hall of Fame was established in 2010 to…

Bowen Joins Gulf Orthopaedics

Bowen Joins Gulf Orthopaedics

September 16, 2022
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MOBILE, BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — Dr. Travis Bowen has joined Gulf Orthopaedics, an affiliate of Infirmary Health with locations in Mobile, Saraland and Jackson, Alabama, following the completion of a fellowship in primary care sports medicine at the University of South Alabama (USA). Bowen will focus on providing healthcare for athletes and physically active individuals,…

Original Oyster House Events This Weekend

Original Oyster House Events This Weekend

September 9, 2022
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MOBILE, BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. — Original Oyster House restaurants will honor law enforcement, firefighters, paramedics and sheriff’s deputies in Mobile and Baldwin counties by offering free lunch during the 15th annual Never Forget Lunch at its Gulf Shores and Mobile Causeway locations today at 11 a.m.-4 p.m. lunch was established by Original Oyster House restaurants…

Murphy Starts Farm To Table Program

Murphy Starts Farm To Table Program

August 26, 2022
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MOBILE COUNTY, Ala. — The Mobile County Public School System has announced the recent launch of Murphy High School’s first Farm to Table program. It incorporates science, math and the culinary arts in an effort to give students the skills and tools needed for self-sustainable, small-footprint farming. The “urban farm” at Murphy’s Midtown campus includes…

Groundwork Mobile County Recognized By Mayor

Groundwork Mobile County Recognized By Mayor

July 22, 2022
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MOBILE, Ala. — Nonprofit Groundwork Mobile County was recognized by Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson on July 19 for its work in community service projects throughout the region. With a mission to “build local partnerships and projects to create positive environmental and social change that promote healthy communities and enrich youth development,” the organization engages young…

Bureau Of Land Management Acquires Fowl River Access Site

Bureau Of Land Management Acquires Fowl River Access Site

June 10, 2022
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MOBILE COUNTY, Ala. — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) recently acquired the Fowl River Access Site, 5.1 acres that opens access to more than 40 acres of public land and 300 river miles along the Fowl River in Mobile, and celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony this week. The Fowl River Access Site is located…

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…

Mobile County Recognizes Baker

Mobile County Recognizes Baker, MGM Students

June 10, 2022
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MOBILE COUNTY, Ala. — The Mobile County School Board recently recognized students from Baker and Mary G. Montgomery (MGM) high schools, Call News reported. Baker’s culinary arts team won three awards in Disney’s Cook Around the World Culinary Competition in Orlando. Students in the program are Kody Bleyswyk, Sophie Raines, Mary Miller, Charla King, Trinity…

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