Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute completes 100th case utilizing FlowTriever® & ClotTriever® from Inari Medical
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute completes 100th case utilizing FlowTriever® & ClotTriever® from Inari Medical Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute (HVI) completed its 100th case utilizing FlowTriever® and ClotTriever® systems from Inari Medical, an important new option for the treatment for venous thromboembolism (VTE). Dr. Mina Jacob, an interventional cardiologist with Diagnostic & Medical Clinic, successfully completed the 100th case at Mobile Infirmary. VTE is a
Tensaw Delta Waterfowl Chapter Hosting a Fundraiser to Benefit Conservation The Tensaw Chapter of Delta Waterfowl is hosting a fun-filled evening to benefit ducks, duck hunters and conservation on the evening of 11/9/2023. The event, which features a social hour, delicious meal, exciting prizes and auctions, and live music by The River Dan Band starts at 5:30 at Belforest Pointe located at 26503 AL-181 in Daphne. Dinner will be served at 6:45. The band will play from 6:45 until 7:45 and again from 9:00
IMPACT 100 BALDWIN COUNTY ANNOUNCES GRANT FINALISTS$525,000 in Grants Will Be Awarded to Five Area Nonprofits November 2ndImpact 100 Baldwin County has named ten finalists in its 16th year oftransformational grant giving. The organizations and projects bycategory are:Arts, Culture and Recreation:Baldwin Pops, Inc. - “Funding the Beginning of Music…1,2,3”GIrl Scouts of Southern Alabama- “Outdoor Adventure Park at Camp SidEdmonds”Environment & Preservation:Mobile Baykeeper, Inc. - “Oyster Garden Project”The
Jack Roussos Named National Merit Commended Student Daphne, Ala., September 21, 2023 – Bayside Academy Head of School Scott Phillipps announced today that Jack Roussos has been named a Commended Student in the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC®), which conducts the program, will be presented by Dr. Phillipps to this scholastically talented senior. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are
Owner and Lead Designer at ALJ Interiors attended the annual ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) State Conference in Birmingham this month and received several Design Excellence awards: - Gold Award in Large Bath category- Gold Award in Unique Space category- Silver Award in Large Kitchen category. "It is a great honor to be recognized by professional peers statewide & beyond as our team works hard to help clients see design possibilities beyond their vision and help them reach their goals for
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated long time member, mb greene's new layer of business, mb greene custom, with a ribbon cutting! mb greene has always been committed to providing customers with top-notch, curated lifestyle bags that combine style, function, and quality. "We are excited to introduce a new layer to our business, mb greene custom, to include design services tailored specifically for businesses aiming to enhance their brand identity and foster strong connections with their
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Solace Massage Therapy with a ribbon cutting. They are located at 9949 Bellaton Ave. Suite B, in Daphne, AL. The therapists at Solace Massage specialize in Medical massage therapy and pain relief. In addition to pre-natal, and relaxation massage. "We provide lymphatic drainage massage, we can help with issues such as TJM, plantar fasciitis, and frozen shoulder. We also offer specialized massage for oncology patients and in-home massage for those on hospice
St. Michael Catholic High School Receives Anonymous Gifts to Complete Construction of Football/Soccer Stadium!
Fairhope, Alabama – September 15, 2023 – St. Michael Catholic High School in Fairhope, Alabama, is thrilled to announce that it has received gifts from anonymous donors that will enable the school to complete the construction of the football/soccer stadium. Construction broke ground in June of 2023, and using funds collected during the “Bringing Our Cardinals Home” capital campaign, was to be finished with only the field and lighting, but will now be completed with Home and Visitor stands, bathrooms, and a
Mobile International Airport Celebrates Avelo Airlines' First 100 Days Connecting the Gulf Coast to Orlando MOBILE, AL (September 7, 2023) – Mobile International Airport (BFM) proudly celebrates Avelo Airlines’ remarkable achievement, marking its 100th day of uninterrupted service between BFM and Orlando International Airport (MCO). This milestone underscores the resounding success of the partnership between Avelo Airlines and the Gulf Coast region, which has offered approximately 7,500 customers a
AUSTAL USA RECEIVES ORDER FOR THREE VIRGINIA-CLASS SUBMARINE MODULES MOBILE, Ala. – Austal USA received an order for the manufacture and outfitting of three electronic deck modules for the Virginia-class submarine program. The order, valued at $10.6 million, was issued by prime contractor General Dynamics Electric Boat. Construction will begin in fall 2023 and the modules are scheduled to be delivered to Electric Boat by the middle of 2025. The construction of these modules is the result of the
Bayside Academy Senior Georgia McInnis Named WKRG Scholar Athlete of the Week Daphne, Ala., September 12, 2023 – Bayside Academy senior Georgia McInnis has been named a WKRG Scholar Athlete of the Week. The segment will air on WKRG News 5 this afternoon at 4:00 p.m. Georgia has a 4.11 GPA and is a member of both the National Honor Society and the Math Team. As a junior, she took both AP Calculus BC and Advanced Physics. She is a co-founder of the baking club, is a member of the Key Club and the
Infirmary Health celebrates 15 years of RIDEYELLOW Saturday, Sept. 16 WHAT: RIDEYELLOW is an annual Infirmary Health charity bike ride. The ride begins at Halliday Park in Bay Minette, Alabama, with a 6-mile tribute ride. Individuals can choose to participate in only the tribute ride or continue by pedaling the 20, 37, or 62-mile route at their leisure. Rest stops are available along the way, and food, beverages, and vendor booths are available when riders return to the park. Riders can register for any
Host Your Holiday Christmas Party at The Hope Farm! Let us host your Holiday Christmas Party at The Hope Farm this season! From intimate family gatherings to corporate parties, we are flexible with your event needs. For more information, contact our event coordinator, Meredith Ivy, at Meredith@thehopefarm.com.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Sugar House with a ribbon cutting! Sugar House is located at 410 Fairhope Ave, in Fairhope and specializes in Wedding Cakes and Custom Cakes. We also offer cupcakes, cookie sandwiches, cake pops and cheesecakes on a daily basis. "We are a 'mom and pop' shop that strives to give customers unique, amazing cakes!" To learn more about Sugar House, visit their WEBSITE.
The Eastern Shore Chamber celebrated new member, Tina's Custom Jewelry, with a ribbon cutting! This local jewelry maker specializes in unique, handmade jewelry. "We hand select our materials from local resources such as art shows, and antique malls as as well as overseas. We put the pieces together and solder as needed." Tina Smith says, "I graduated in Fashion Merchandising and Marketing at the University of Alabama. I have always had a creative edge. This started with me making a lariat so my glasses
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of the new Fast Pace Health Walk-In Clinic in Spanish Fort with a ribbon cutting. Fast Pace Health is OPEN at 9932 Spanish Fort Blvd., Daphne, AL. This convenient Fast Pace Health location will be open seven days a week with extended weekday and weekend hours for current residents and surrounding Baldwin County communities. The clinic will feature multiple exam rooms, an on-site lab, COVID-19 testing, and x-ray capabilities. Patients can also
USA Health Children's & Women's Hospital receives $1.5 million for new pediatric imaging equipment With a goal of helping young patients and their families receive an accurate diagnosis faster, USA Health has received $1.5 million in federal funding to purchase new pediatric imaging equipment for USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital. The money, designated through Congressionally directed spending by U.S. Rep. Jerry Carl of Alabama, will be used to purchase a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
NEW MEDICAL COMPLEX EXPANDS OUTPATIENT SURGICAL CARE FOR RESIDENTS OF BALDWIN COUNTY Baldwin Bone & Joint Orthopaedic Surgeons Pleased to Offer Outpatient Surgery Close to Home for Patients DAPHNE, AL - (Sept. 1, 2023) - Quality health care closer to home, was the August 1 ribbon-cutting celebration message of the Baldwin County Surgery Center. Located at 21890 AL-181, Fairhope, AL 36532, the 8-acre campus, 24,000 square-foot ambulatory surgery center, including 6 operating rooms, offers an array of
Ashurst Niemeyer Welcomes New Agent, Jean Holmes Jean Holmes is originally from Jackson, Mississippi and has recently moved to Scenic 98 in Point Clear. Jean fell in love with Fairhope and all of its charm seven years ago and is finally transitioning to her “Forever Home”. Jean and her family love spending every moment they can on the Eastern Shore. She has two grown children, enjoys outdoor activities, cooking, painting, hunting and spending time with her friends and family. Jean graduated from
WALA FOX10 Expands Local and Investigative Lineup Mobile/Pensacola (WALA) - Gray Television’s Market leading news station along the Alabama / Florida Gulf Coast is launching two new weekday afternoon news programs Monday, September 11. FOX10 News, which already produces more news than any other station in the market, will be adding “FOX10 Live” at 3pm followed by Gray Television’s “InvestigateTV+” at 3:30 to its Monday through Friday lineup. “The most important thing a television station can do is
Saturday Morning Sports Injury Clinic Makes Season Return Friday Night Lights can lead to Saturday morning woes. Gulf Othopaedic’s Sports Injury Clinic returns to sort things out when aches and pains can’t wait until Monday morning. The Gulf Ortho sports medicine team will see patients from 8am to 10am on Saturday mornings at its Fairhope clinic through the end of football season. Any athlete with an acute injury, whether in high school or college, is welcome without an appointment. A
Join the Eastern Shore Art Center for a FREE family event “Art of the Bird”! Eastern Shore Art Center invites the community to engage in creativity and avian education as we celebrate BIRDS! Guests will enjoy interactive booths, a pop-up art exhibit, art projects, and more. From pelicans to plovers, birds are taking over ESAC! WHEN: Saturday, September 16, 2023 @ Noon-4pm WHERE: Eastern Shore Art Center (401 Oak St. Fairhope, AL 36532) WHAT: COMMUNITY VENDORS Multiple educational booths
Looking for a great way to expose your kids to the Arts without spending a ton of money? You've found it! The Studio is excited to offer group classes for kids PreK to Teen this Fall. Students can explore beginning music with Mini Mozarts & MusiKids, learn the foundations of singing with Group Voice, and experiment with acting in Teen Improv. All for just $50/month per class. Classes begin September 5! Learn More Here: www.thestudioal.com/Fall
Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization FINAL FISCAL YEAR 2024-2027 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM (TIP) PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD EXTENDED The Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization (ESMPO) has prepared the Final FY 2024-2027 TIP for review by the MPO Policy Board in September 2023. The TIP is the four-year transportation plan which includes projects to be authorized during FY 2024-2027. The Final FY 2024-2027 TIP will be available for review at the locations listed below through
Mobile Symphony Opens Season Sept. 16 & 17 with Heroes & Villains Movie Concert The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) explores music as a superpower in Heroes and Villains, a thrilling collection of epic movie scores, Saturday, Sept. 16, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 17, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. The concert opens the orchestra’s 2023-2024 season, headlined by superstar cellist Yo-Yo Ma on Feb. 29, 2024. Tickets for the Yo-Yo Ma concert go on sale Sept. 5. All other tickets are
Feeding the Gulf Coast Earns Nomination for Charity Navigator Community Choice Award Mobile, AL – August 24, 2023 Feeding the Gulf Coast has been selected as one of the top charities in the country and nominated by Charity Navigator, the nation’s largest and most influential nonprofit evaluator, for a Community Choice Award. The nomination comes as a result of Feeding the Gulf Coast’s outstanding achievements, having attained a prestigious four-star rating and earning all four Charity Navigator beacons.
There are only two more opportunities this year to take the SailTime ASA 103 class (“Coastal Cruising Made Easy” aboard Happy Ours, a Beneteau Oceanis 40.1) ... Don't miss the boat!Click here for more details. Hit the "Book Now" button to see the calendar and enroll.
North Baldwin Utilities Receives $2.5 Million Grant for Water Infrastructure Improvements Needed for Novelis Plant in Bay Minette, AL
NORTH BALDWIN UTILITIES RECEIVES $2.5 MILLION GRANT FOR WATER INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS NEEDED FOR NOVELIS PLANT IN BAY MINETTE, ALABAMA Bay Minette, Ala. – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2.5 million grant to North Baldwin Utilities in Bay Minette, Alabama, for water infrastructure upgrades to support the construction of the Novelis facility that will greatly benefit the local community. This EDA grant will
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce and the North Baldwin Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member, Coastal Events and Design, with a ribbon cutting! They offer event rentals including chair, linens, decor, and design. "We will help design your event as well as make it look fabulous. We offer Dj services, A/V services, video and photography, lighting, sound ect. We also have inflatable and carnival games and a total Retro Arcade available to rent." "We are pushing towards being a one stop event and
Original Oyster House Celebrates the Best Employees in the World The Original Oyster House will close the Sunday after Labor Day on September 10, 2023, to celebrate the best employees in the world. The 34th Annual Employee Picnic thanks employees for a job well done with a Family Fun Day at Waterville USA in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Known as an employer of choice, the Original Oyster House values family, integrity and great service. This year’s event includes lunch catered by Naman’s, a premier caterer for
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Point Clear Studio with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 5925 Sweet Water Circle in Fairhope, AL. Point Clear Studio offers permanent makeup, medical micro-pigmentation, and aesthetic services. "I was in the medical field for 10 years as a physician assistant and love to help others. I desired to start a business to provide cosmetic and restorative services for our community. Until now, women would need to travel to a larger city to
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, local officials, and business community celebrated the grand opening of Chicken Salad Chick in Fairhope! The newest location is 19690 Greeno Rd., in Fairhope, AL. "We were started by a stay at home mom that wanted to spend more time with her family, all while serving the best chicken salad ever made!" "Welcome to Chicken Salad Chick, where we offer delicious, scratch-made, Southern-style, craveable favorites served from the heart. We don’t believe in strangers, just
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Spark Wellness with a ribbon cutting. They are located at 7540 Cipriano Ct Ste A, in Fairhope, AL. Spark Wellness is a chiropractic office that eliminates headaches and neck pain for people so they can show up as their best self with their friends and family. "My wife suffered with migraine headaches and neck pain for years. She was feeling exhausted, frustrated, and wondering if she was ever going to feel better. After years of going
University of South Alabama Doctoral Student Receives Esteemed Gilliam Fellowship MOBILE, Ala. – Marcy Cage, M.S., M.P.H., a doctoral student in the Basic Medical Sciences Graduate Program at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine, is the first student from the the University of South Alabama to be named a Gilliam Fellow. The Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Gilliam Fellows Program supports graduate students and their advisers in recognition of outstanding research in their respective scientific
Roberts Brothers, Inc. Selected to Join LeadingRE Luxury Portfolio Mobile, AL – 8/17/23 – Roberts Brothers, a distinguished leader in the real estate industry, is thrilled to announce its invitation to join the prestigious Leading Real Estate Companies of the World's Luxury Portfolio. This exclusive partnership marks a significant achievement for Roberts Brothers and underscores its commitment to delivering unparalleled luxury real estate services in the Mobile Bay region. Since its establishment in 1946,
Regional Group of Louisiana Artists to Show Work in Fairhope, AL Gallery WHERE: Whiting Main Gallery, Eastern Shore Arts Center 401 Oak Ave, Fairhope, AL 36532 Curator and Coordinator: Mark Biletnikoff Contact: p - 225.324.8936 e -firstname.lastname@example.org WHEN: The Show opens on September 1, 2023, and runs through October 28, 2023. Mark Biletnikoff revisited this as a follow-up to a similar widely publicized show he coordinated in 2015 at the exact location. He believes in pushing boundaries and
South Baldwin Regional Medical Center reached a milestone in the $200-million expansion and modernization project by "topping out" the patient tower in Baldwin County. The last steel beam placed atop the patient tower was signed by employees, medical staff and volunteers and marked the facility reaching its highest point.
Mobile Infirmary Earns Recognition from the American Heart Association for its Cardiology Resuscitation Program
Mobile, Ala. – Mobile Infirmary has earned the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines – Resuscitation Gold quality achievement award for their commitment to treating in-hospital cardiac arrest, ultimately helping to improve survival rates. Each year, more than 300,000 adults and children experience an in-hospital cardiac arrest. Survival from cardiac arrest largely depends on timely medical emergency team response and effective CPR. The Get With The Guidelines - Resuscitation program
Gulf Crossing Class in October! SailTime is accepting applications for a "Gulf Crossing Class" for a journey from Fairhope, AL to Punta Gorda, FL in late October. Members of the class will support the instructor in all aspects of the journey, likely to include at least two nights offshore. Contact email@example.com for more information. Applications will require a sailing resume and completed certifications. Rates and dates are still being determined and will be provided to those interested in
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Novare The Roofing Professionals with a ribbon cutting. Their business is now located at 21761 SR-181 in Fairhope, AL. "Novare Roofing is dedicated to redefining the roofing industry. Our customer first focus allows us to provide the most professional and authentic experience possible. Our goal is to be the company you love to recommend time and time again." "We created Novare : The Roofing Professionals to redefine the industry by
AUSTAL USA HOSTS CONGRESSMAN DALE STRONG MOBILE, Ala. – Austal USA welcomed U.S. Representative Dale Strong from Alabama’s 5th District to the company’s Mobile, Ala. shipyard today. While onsite, Congressman Strong toured the shipyard’s existing manufacturing facilities and the location for Austal USA’s planned expansion, and discussed the company’s diverse portfolio of new construction, post-delivery and additive manufacturing activities. Austal USA leadership briefed Congressman Strong on the
Mobile, Ala. – Gary “Sonny” Hodge, II, M.D., joins Gulf Orthopaedics, an affiliate of Infirmary Health, following the completion of a fellowship in primary care sports medicine at the Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Hodge will focus on providing healthcare for athletes and physically active individuals. This includes non-operative care such as injury diagnosis, rehabilitation, manual treatment techniques, and orthobiologics. Dr. Hodge is a graduate of Mississippi
Tom Tyler Named New Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director The Baldwin County Commission is pleased to announce the appointment of the new Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director, Tom Tyler. Tyler was formally appointed as the Baldwin County EMA Director during the regularly scheduled Baldwin County Commission meeting on Tuesday, August 15, 2023, in the Baldwin County Fairhope Satellite Courthouse Commission Meeting Chambers. Tyler was previously appointed to the role
Daphne Utilities Receives ALM President’s Risk Management Award Daphne Utilities was recently awarded a President’s Risk Management Award by the insurance divisions of the Alabama League of Municipalities. Approximately 800 public entities participate in one or both of the Alabama League of Municipalities (ALM) sponsored insurance programs which are the Municipal Workers Compensation Fund (MWCF) and the Alabama Municipal Insurance Corporation (AMIC). The Board of Directors of both insurance programs
USA Health Nurses Earn International Recognition for Breastfeeding Care MOBILE, ALABAMA (Aug. 15, 2023) Because of its demonstrated ability to help protect, promote, and support breastfeeding, USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital has been recognized by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) for excellence in lactation care. That means mothers who deliver at the hospital and choose to breastfeed have access to the highest level of lactation support throughout their
Express Employment Professionals is holding two Leadership Training and Networking events in September - Wednesday, September 6th in Baldwin County at The Bohemian at OWA and Thursday, September 7th in Mobile County at The Battle House Hotel. These events are pre-approved for 2 credit hours each with SHRM and HRCI! If you sign up for both events, you can save $5 per event by using the code BOTH at checkout. The event in Baldwin is Creating Your Dream Team and the event in Mobile is Holding People
Finding a building professional who knows the FORTIFIED standard is the first step toward protecting your home from the next storm. Novare: The Roofing Professionals is now one of the few locally owned & operated companies that is a Fortified Wise Roofing Contractor and is featured on the IBHS Fortified website. Learn More: https://www.novareprofessionals.com/
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Lightspeed Restoration with their first ribbon cutting! Lightspeed Restoration is a local business that have been serving the community since 2020 as AdvantaClean and is now expanding their restoration expertise with the NEW Lightspeed brand. "When your home or business is impacted by water or fire, rapid response is vital. Lightspeed Restoration is standing by 24/7 to help speed the recovery process with the care and responsiveness you need. Water and fire
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member, Boom Performance, with a ribbon cutting! Their facility is located at 760 Middle Street in Fairhope, AL. Boom Performance is personal training studio that offers several private & group training styles. (Strength, Yoga, Spin & HIIT) "We special in performance enhancement in each of these areas, as well as athletics, pelvic floor strengthening for new & expecting moms & we accommodate clients of all age ranges." "Growing up in sports & training
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of AM Interiors, LLC with a ribbon cutting! They offer interior design for - New Construction / Renovations, Space Planning, Furniture Selections and MORE. Owner, Ashlyn, says "When moving to the area, I wanted to push myself outside of the box I was currently in. I figured the best way to do that was to place myself on the line and start my own business. I have a passion for art and design, and I love creating relationships with clients
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute performs first case using Abbott's TactiFlex™ Ablation Catheter, Sensor Enabled™ for the treatment of AFib
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute performs first case using Abbott's TactiFlex™ Ablation Catheter, Sensor Enabled™ for the treatment of AFib Fairhope, Ala. – Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute is now providing leading edge treatment for atrial fibrillation (AFib) with the TactiFlex™ Ablation Catheter, Sensor Enabled™ from Abbott. Dr. Jordan Chaisson, a cardiac electro-physiologist, performed the first TactiFlex catheter procedure across the Gulf Coast Region at Thomas Hospital. This
Lightspeed Restoration Launches in Baldwin County to Provide Expert, Rapid Response to Water and Fire Damage
Lightspeed Restoration Launches in Baldwin County to Provide Expert, Rapid Response to Water and Fire Damage Local Business Has Been Serving the Community Since 2020 as AdvantaClean; Now Expanding Restoration Expertise with New Lightspeed Brand Baldwin County, Ala., August 1, 2023 – There’s a new business in town to rely on for immediate, highly skilled response to water and fire damage, but the team behind it is well-known to the community already. Serving the area since 2020, the local experts at
Original Oyster House Celebrates First Responders with Free Lunch The Original Oyster House restaurants will honor Mobile and Baldwin County law enforcement, firefighters, paramedics and sheriff officers by offering a free Never Forget Lunch at the Gulf Shores and Mobile Causeway locations on Monday, Sept. 11, 2023 from 11 am to 4 pm. The 16th Annual Never Forget Lunch was established by the Original Oyster House restaurants in honor of the 9/11 first responders who risked their lives to save, protect
USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute adds breast cancer specialist MOBILE, Alabama (8/10/2023) -- Ayesha Munir, M.D., a hematologist/medical oncologist with an interest in health disparities, has joined the USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute as a breast cancer specialist and assistant professor of interdisciplinary clinical oncology. Munir comes to USA Health, the University of South Alabama’s health system, from Medstar Health Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center in Washington,
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa Spanish Fort with a ribbon cutting! Their newest spa is conveniently located at 10200 Eastern Shore Blvd, Suite 500, in Spanish Fort, AL. "I love being in the wellness industry and within the peaceful environment of the spa. It’s been so much fun owning our own local business and being part of the Alabama Gulf Coast business community," says Jill Johnson. "At Hand & Stone, our mission is to bring
USA Health CEO Owen Bailey Earns National Recognition Fairhope, Alabama (July 25, 2023) Owen Bailey, M.S.H.A., FACHE, chief executive officer and senior associate vice president for medical affairs at USA Health, was recently named to the 101 Academic Medical Center CEOs to Know for 2023 by Becker's Hospital Review. The national recognition comes shortly after he was honored with two awards by the Alabama Hospital Association, the Distinguished Service Award and the Grassroots Award for his exceptional
Discounted Sept. 9th Home Game University of South Alabama Football Tickets for Eastern Shore Chamber Members
Members of the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce: The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce in partnership with University of South Alabama Football are proud to provide a ticket discount for its membership. You may purchase tickets as low as $10 or, if desired, a $15 ticket which provides a bench-back sideline seat. The game is the 2023 Jaguar home opener versus Southeastern Louisiana on Saturday, September 9th at 4:00 at Hancock Whitney Stadium. Pertinent information is
White-Spunner Celebrates Groundbreaking for Enterprise State Community College's New Performing Arts Center
White-Spunner celebrates groundbreaking for Enterprise State Community College’s new performing arts center ENTERPRISE, Ala. (July 26, 2023) — White-Spunner Construction (WSC) has taken on the role of Construction Manager for the Alabama Community College System in the development of a new performing arts center at Enterprise State Community College (ESCC). On Wednesday, July 26, WSC celebrated the groundbreaking of this facility with the entire Wiregrass community.White-Spunner Construction has taken on
Debby Hackbarth of HAART, LLC will be featured this Friday (8-4-23) at WABF 1480 Radio on Church Street as part of First Friday. The open house will be 5:50-8:30 pm. She also has another author signing on 9-23-23 from 1-3 pm at Page and Palette in Fairhope.
Opening New Fast Pace Health Walk-In Clinic Fast Pace Health is opening a New Walk-In Urgent Care Clinic at 9932 Spanish Fort Blvd., Daphne, AL on Monday, August 14, 2023. This convenient Fast Pace Health location will be open seven days a week with extended weekday and weekend hours for current residents and surrounding Baldwin County communities. The clinic will feature multiple exam rooms, an on-site lab, COVID-19 testing, and x-ray capabilities. Patients can also take advantage of virtual telehealth
Third Phase Completed of USS ALABAMA’s Teak Deck Replacement Project MOBILE, ALABAMA, August 2, 2023 – Battleship Memorial Park is pleased to announce the completion of phase three out of five of the teak deck replacement project. Visitors will once again have full access to the starboard side of the WWII battleship USS ALABAMA. As the project continues to move forward, a temporary ramp has been placed at the top of the battleship’s gangway for the duration of the project. “Replacing our World War II
SailTime Alabama offers "Intro To Yachting" class: You can experience yachting life aboard "Happy Ours," a 2022 Beneteau Oceanis 40.1. With the captain alongside, you can learn the ropes -- literally! Or you can just enjoy the cruise. Experiences are available for up to 6 people for 2 hours or longer, including overnight! Contact SailTime for more details.
PRESS & CO. ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING AUGUST 12 August 2, 2023 (Daphne, Ala.): Press & Co., a new organic café and cold pressed juicery in Olde Towne Daphne, will open to the public on Saturday, August 12 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 711 Belrose Avenue. The café's offerings will include an all-organic menu of cold pressed juices, Amavida roasted coffee, loose-leaf specialty teas, smoothies, a full breakfast menu, small bites, bowls and salads, bites on bread and craft cocktails. Executive Chef Hunter Harris
You are invited to attend the Small Business Seminar on August 15th. During this seminar, we will discuss and provide the best practices and education on various topics to be a successful business owner, and how to grow and protect your business. Our Keynote Speaker and Platinum Sponsor, Don Cooper, Principal Financial Group will discuss using Life Insurance in business strategy and planning. Mike Roberts of CPT Wealth Strategies will be discussing Life and Disability planning, risk transfer, and
The Fairhope Inn was dubbed Best Bed & Breakfast in the 2023 "Best of Bama" awards featured in Alabama Magazine's July/August issue. The reader's poll recognizes all things stellar statewide - from restaurants to art galleries, golf courses, music festivals and more. "Landing on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988, this historic inn and restaurant offers casually elegant décor, exquisite bedding and well-appointed details topped with a classic southern breakfast," the magazine
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Salon La Vie with a ribbon cutting! Their salon is located at 30555 Spanish Lane in Spanish Fort, AL. "I started working in a salon at the age of 16. My daughter and I went to brow/lash school together. I built my business from my home" says owner, Kristy Jerkins. Salon La Vie offers many services including brows, lashes, massage, hair, spray tans, waxing, and facials. They also teach lash and brow classes. Learn more by visiting their
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, along with four other chambers, celebrated the grand opening of Baldwin Sales and Rental with a joint ribbon cutting! They are located at 3825 Highway 59 S., in Loxley, AL. "WE ARE A ICON AND EPIC GOLF CART DEALER." "Baldwin Sales and Rental offers sales for new and used golf carts, new enclosed trailers and utility trailers. Service, is offered to new and used golf carts. We are an Epic and Icon dealer. We also offer equipment rentals as well. Our rental fleet
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Alfa Insurance Madison Sundie with a ribbon cutting. Their office is located at 30941 Mill Ln., Unit E in Daphne, AL. Agent, Madison Sundie, says "I've worked for Alfa Insurance for 5 years and recently moved into an agent role. As a Personal Financial Representative growing up in Baldwin County, I know many local families. My knowledge and understanding of the people in this community help me provide my customers with an outstanding level of service. I look
USA Health University Hospital Nationally Recognized with Three New Awards for its Commitment to Providing High-Quality Stroke Care
USA Health University Hospital Nationally Recognized with Three New Awards for its Commitment to Providing High-Quality Stroke Care USA Health University Hospital recently received three American Heart Association (AHA) awards for continued excellence in providing life-saving cardiovascular care to patients. The first recognition, the American Heart Association’s Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines - Stroke quality achievement award recognized University Hospital for its commitment to ensuring stroke
BBB INDUSTRIES ACQUIRES HYDRAULEX, EXPANDING ITS INDUSTRIAL SECTOR OFFERINGS DAPHNE, ALA. – July 17, 2023 – BBB Industries, LLC (BBB), a leading sustainable manufacturer serving automotive, industrial, energy storage, and solar markets, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (Clearlake), announced today that it has acquired Hydraulex, a provider of critical, need-it-now hydraulic solutions serving the industrial aftermarket. Terms of the deal were not announced. This strategic acquisition marks an
HABAGC Awards Six Scholarships to Students from Hispanic Heritage MOBILE, Ala., July 26, 2023 - The Hispanic American Business Association of the Gulf Coast will be holding the 2023 Scholarship Ceremony on Thursday, July 27, 2023 at 6:30pm at the Aviation College campus of Coastal Alabama Community College, at the Brookley Aeroplex. Six outstanding students from Hispanic Heritage will be honored. For the past 13 years, HABAGC has provided scholarships for college/secondary/technical education for students
Introducing our NEW Flower Subscription Option! Starting this August, you can sign up for a 3-month Flower Subscription with Magnolia Flower Truck Alabama! Sign up by August 22nd to secure your spot! Don't miss out on this blooming opportunity! http://magnoliaflowertruckal.square.siteWith our Flower Subscription, you get to choose the frequency of delivery - once or twice per month! Imagine receiving beautiful blooms right at your front door, hassle-free! Each delivery will bring you a stunning 12-stem
Thomas Hospital Announces Volunteer of the Quarter The Thomas Hospital Auxiliary named Pam Allen as Volunteer of the Quarter for the third quarter of 2023. Since Pam joined the Auxiliary a year ago, she has volunteered 300 hours of service in the surgery waiting area. In addition to her weekly shift, she is known for being an active and reliable substitute. Pam’s fellow volunteers appreciate her willingness to go the extra mile and have witnessed her being kind and helpful to everyone. Pam values
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute only community-based program in the Gulf Coast region to perform pulmonary autograft procedure for heart valve replacement
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute only community-based program in the Gulf Coast region to perform pulmonary autograft procedure for heart valve replacement Mobile, Ala. – Two of Infirmary Health’s cardiothoracic surgeons, Dr. Kareem Bedeir and Dr. Peter Pluscht III, are the only surgeons along the Gulf Coast performing pulmonary artery autograft replacement of the aortic valve. Commonly known as the “Ross Procedure,” this is a unique alternative to traditional valve replacement operations. The
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Jubilee Family Dentistry with a ribbon cutting! Their new office is located at 26110 County Road 13 in Daphne, AL. Friends, family, co-workers and the community came out to celebrate! "When it comes to picking a dentist, we know that you have options. Personalized, gentle, comprehensive patient care is our number one priority. Here are just a few things that make our practice unique: From the front office to the exam room, our practice
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Eastern Shore Ace Daphne with a ribbon cutting. Their second location is now open at 10058 Belgrove Ave. in Daphne, AL. Owner, Steve Ascik, says, "We're "The Helpful Place". "Locally owned and operated, we're the hometown hardware store that your grandparents told you about. Everything you need for your home - inside and out. A great Outdoor Living area including premium barbeque grills and accessories, a complete Benjamin Moore paint
Hello Avelo! We're thrilled to report the tremendous success of our nonstop flights from Mobile International Airport (BFM) to Orlando with Avelo Airlines! Since its launch on May 31, the response from travelers like you has been overwhelming. We're excited to announce that bookings are now open through January 9, 2024! Don't miss your chance to secure your spot on this incredible flight, with fares starting at $29 one way. Whether you're planning your next vacation or considering some holiday travel,
Bishop State prepares to host Girls Learning About Manufacturing summer camp MOBILE, Ala., July 18, 2023 - Bishop State Community College in partnership with Manufacture Alabama is excited to announce this year's Girls Learning About Manufacturing (GLAM) summer camp. This year girls in grades 6th – 11th will get the chance to explore education and careers in manufacturing by touring local industries including Austal, Flight Works Alabama, and Airbus, learning a lesson in
Spanish Certificate Program Helps USA Health Providers Connect with Patients MOBILE, Alabama (7/19/2023) -- Amy Hewes, M.D., an OB-GYN at USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital, takes notes as patient Angelina Miranda describes her pain. “How long has the pain been happening?” Hewes asks in Spanish as the two sit in an exam room at the Center for Women’s Health on the hospital’s fourth floor. “How often are you feeling it?” Miranda answers in Spanish as Hewes nods. The next step, the doctor tells
The Spine Institute at Baldwin Cone & Joint Welcomes Fellowship-Trained Spine Surgeon to Orthopaedic Team
THE SPINE INSTITUTE AT BALDWIN BONE & JOINT WELCOMES FELLOWSHIP-TRAINED SPINE SURGEON TO ORTHOPAEDIC TEAM Daphne, Ala. (July 19, 2023) – Baldwin Bone & Joint is pleased to announce the association of Dr. James Hicks, fellowship-trained spine surgeon, to its orthopaedic specialist team. Hicks will join Dr. Charles Gordon, Dr. Elliott Pennington and The Spine Institute team at Baldwin Bone & Joint beginning September 18th. “As a fellowship trained spine surgeon, I have spent my professional life
Content Fresh Named Best Website Developer in the 2023 Lagniappe Reader's Choice Awards [Daphne, June 19, 2023] Content Fresh is pleased to announce its recognition as the Best Website Developer in the 2023 Lagniappe Reader's Choice Awards. This esteemed accolade showcases our team's dedication and commitment to excellence in website development. We approach each project with a focus on delivering high-quality results, and this award further reinforces our dedication to providing exceptional web
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated a staple business, Raes Kitchen in Downtown Fairhope, with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 76 S. Section St. Suite B., in Fairhope, AL. Jessica Guthrie, says "We are Rae’s Kitchen, we specialize in home made, simple, but delicious food made with high quality ingredients. We serve lunch Monday through Saturday from 11-2:00. Sandwiches, wraps, salads, daily specials. We also have coolers full of food to take home such as meals, salads, dips, snacks,
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute Performs First Case Using Optrell™ Mapping Catheter for the Treatment of AFib
Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute is now providing leading edge treatment for atrial fibrillation (AFib) with the Optrell™ Mapping Catheter with TRUEref™ Technology from Biosense Webster. Dr. Andin Mullis, a cardiac electro-physiologist, performed the first Optrell catheter procedure across the Gulf Coast Region at Mobile Infirmary. This technology delivers high-resolution directional mapping of arrhythmias in any chamber guiding the physician to quickly and effectively identify
Limited seats are still available in SailTime's upcoming ASA 101 "Sailing Made Easy" class which is the 2.5 day intro course for the American Sailing curriculum. Midweek and weekend classes are scheduled for August 1-3, 4-6, 11-13, 18-20 and 25-27. Enroll early to receive your textbook and other materials so you are prepared to sail away when class starts!
Bishop State and Grand Canyon University sign alliance agreement MOBILE, Ala., June 30, 2023 - Bishop State Community College has signed an agreement with Grand Canyon University to create scholarships for Bishop State employees, faculty, and graduates pursuing bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs at GCU. The educational alliance participant agreement provides a 10 percent discount on GCU tuition prices. GCU will also provide marketing literature and informational sessions to Bishop
Dauphin Island Sea Lab Plans Reopening of Renovated Alabama Aquarium (Dauphin Island, Alabama, July 3, 2023) -- The renovations are complete, and the Dauphin Island Sea Lab is excited to reopen the Alabama Aquarium on Monday, July 10, 2023. Doors will open once again after a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. The Alabama Aquarium first opened in March 1998. It is a popular attraction for residents and tourists. This renovation delivers an improved visitor experience, a refreshed interior, and a deeper connection
On June 3rd Under His Wings celebrated their 10yr anniversary! Last week they were able to have a ribbon cutting ceremony for a pergola in the backyard of the girl's home after the generous fundraising of one of our supporters. See upcoming events involving a community coffee house, golf tournament fundraiser, and our annual gala and race below: The Stir Coffee House Interest MeetingThursday, August 3rd 6:30pm - 8:00pm Pizza + Drinks provided Youth Advisory Committee Flyer Golf Tournament Monday,
WHAT: Austal USA onsite hiring event WHEN: Saturday, July 15 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM CST WHERE: Austal USA Office Complex │ 100 Austal Way, Mobile, Ala. HIRING: Office Professionals - engineering, supply chain management and purchasing, finance, program management, production control, and IT CONTACT: Nena Diaz | firstname.lastname@example.org | (251) 434-8000 ext. 8511 Mobile, Ala. – Austal USA will host an onsite hiring event at the company’s Mobile, Ala. location, 100 Austal Way, on Saturday, July 15,
Join AARP Alabama, our partners at SBP of Louisiana, the AL Governor’s Office of Volunteer Services, the University of West Alabama, Alabama EMA and Sumter County EMA, and ALVOAD (Alabama Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster) – for a free, 2-day Disaster Resilience Symposium on July 18 and 19. This workshop is designed to help cities and communities create plans to prepare for, manage, and recover from local disasters. Local governments are key in determining how well their communities manage a
Baldwin County Senior Nutrition Centers For the senior citizens who wish to have a hot, and nutritious meal in addition to access to a variety of activities, volunteer opportunities, and health screenings, there are six Senior Nutrition Centers to enjoy in the Baldwin County area. The following six locations are open Monday through Friday, hours and activities may vary by location. Hours and activities may be confirmed by calling the locations below. Bay Minette: 600 Blackburn Ave Bay Minette, AL 36507
USA researcher awarded $1.39 million grant to study prostate cancer disparities MOBILE, Ala. – With a grant from the U.S. Department of Defense, investigators at the University of South Alabama and USA Health will examine the molecular causes and mechanistic underpinnings of racial disparities in prostate cancer. The grant totals $1.39 million, which will be awarded over a three-year period. Prostate cancer disproportionately affects Black men, who are two-thirds more likely to get the disease and
PJ’s Coffee Father-Son Duo Earns 2023 IFA Franchisee of the Year New Orleans-born coffeehouse franchisees selected for top recognition in franchising NEW ORLEANS (June 21, 2023) – PJ’s Coffee is proud to announce that franchisees Harry and Dalton Dodich from Mobile, Alabama, have received the International Franchise Association’s Franchisee of the Year award. The IFA’s highest honor is awarded to franchise owners in recognition of their outstanding performance and contributions to franchising. The
SailTime Alabama has extended our six month membership special. This month only you can become a member and sail our Colgate 26 like you own it! This is great for those who want to "try out" the program! PowerTime is also offering a special price this month. Enjoy a $500 discount on enrollment for annual membership aboard Knot Virtual, a Sea Hunt 234 Ultra center console.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Jubilee Java with a ribbon cutting. Jubilee Java is located at 19551 Greeno Rd., Suite A, in Fairhope, AL. They are a cozy coffee shop with a drive thru and serve a variety of coffee and espresso drinks as well as smoothies, refreshers and Italian sodas. They also serve pastries, breakfast sandwiches and gelato. "We will soon be offering a few sandwiches at lunch time." "We love coffee and people and we saw the need for a drive thru in our area that also
Spring Hill College Welcomes Dr. Vannee Cao-Nguyen as Associate Vice President for Culture and Community and Chief Diversity Officer
(Mobile, Ala.) Spring Hill College welcomes Vannee Cao-Nguyen, EdD as Associate Vice President for Culture and Community and Chief Diversity Officer. This is a new role focused on enhancing the SHC community through implementing new organizational strategies and refining current processes to enhance the experiences of faculty, staff, and students.Cao-Nguyen brings sixteen years of experience as an outstanding leader at the University of West Florida with oversight of many areas: Equal Opportunity, Title
SailTime Alabama also offers membership on powerboats! PowerTime Alabama is currently offering a $500 discount on enrollment for annual membership aboard Knot Virtual, a Sea Hunt 234 Ultra center console. Normally $750, Enrollment is only $250 until July 31.
MONTGOMERY, AL – Ben Hansert, Mobile Infirmary Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of laboratory services at Infirmary Health, was recently elected president of the Southwest Regional Council of the Alabama Hospital Association (AlaHA). The election took place at the Association’s annual meeting last week. “We are thankful for leaders like Ben who are willing to serve,” said Donald E. Williamson, MD, president of AlaHA. “The regional hospital councils allow hospital leaders to network and share
45th Annual Spring Fever Chase grants record-breaking amount to Baldwin County schools Fairhope, Ala. – The Spring Fever Chase Committee is pleased to announce that they have granted a record-breaking $18,488 to Baldwin County schools to support physical education programs. Held in March, Spring Fever Chase is a 10K run and two-mile fun run/walk sponsored by Thomas Hospital and Wells Fargo. The event takes both runners and walkers on a course through the neighborhoods of Fairhope overlooking Mobile
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Mobile Bay Maker's Market with a ribbon cutting. Mobile Bay Maker's Market is an open air market located in the south park of Fairhope Pier, along the beautiful Mobile Bay. We offer a way for our local community to interact with the multitudes of talented artisans, makers and growers who call the Gulf Coast their home. "We are a mostly year round market. We take January and February off." "We require that our vendors make,create, or grow 80% of whatever
We celebrated Silverhill Mill grand opening with a ribbon cutting! Silverhill Mill is located at 21638 County Rd 49 in Silverhill, AL. "What started as a hobby has turned into a business that is honoring the heritage of our small community. We have a great selection of wood that is locally sourced- black walnut, pecan, white oak, persimmon, red oak, laurel oak, sawtooth oak, red cedar, juniper, black cherry, loblolly, long leaf pine, and cypress. We make custom pieces, including charcuterie and cutting
Bailey Recognized with Two Prestigious Awards MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA -- Owen Bailey, M.S.H.A., FACHE, chief executive officer and senior associate vice president for medical affairs at USA Health, the University of South Alabama’s health system located in Mobile, was honored with two prestigious awards at the Alabama Hospital Association’s recent annual meeting. The AlaHA Distinguished Service Award was given to Bailey to recognize his outstanding achievement in service to Alabama’s hospitals and their
Rapid workforce training. World-class academic and technical education. $6.6 billion impact. Support for our veterans and their families. Thanks to the leadership and support of Governor Kay Ivey and the Legislature, over $522 million of new funding was recently approved that will allow the 24 community and technical colleges of the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) to make necessary facility upgrades and enhancements, including the construction of new workforce training centers. ACCS will continue
Mobile Bay Realty Proudly Sponsors Anchor Cross Foundation's Masquerade Ball FAIRHOPE, ALABAMA—Mobile Bay Realty is pleased to announce its successful sponsorship of the highly anticipated Masquerade Ball organized by the Anchor Cross Foundation. The event, which was a night of elegance and philanthropy, took place on Saturday, June 10th, at the Daphne Civic Center. The Masquerade Ball, hosted annually by the Anchor Cross Foundation, was a resounding success, attracting prominent community members, local
Beach Safe With today being the First Day of Summer, Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency (BCEMA) wants you to BEach Safe and “Know Before You Go!” We all love the beach - the sun, the sand, and the surf. BUT! Just because you are having fun at the beach does NOT mean you can forget about safety.BE A SAFE SWIMMER Swimming in the Gulf is much different than swimming in a pool. It is important to respect the strength of the sea and the marine life that lives there. • ALWAYS check surfing and weather
First Friday Art Walk in Downtown Fairhope, July 7th! NEW EXHIBIT: “Conversations” Gary Chapman. Chapman is currently the Professor of Painting and Drawing with the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Works to include a series of 7 foot mixed media panels with iconic images from art history and pop culture. Work will be on display through August 26, 2023.NEW EXHIBIT: “50 Years of Pottery” Maria Spies. Award-winning ceramic artist and nationally recognized instructor Spies is beloved by ESAC
The Glisten Trilogy Coloring Book is now available on Amazon. It's a companion book to the 3 Fairhope Dragon books. Enjoy creating beautiful pictures in this delightful book!
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Aveanna Hospice with a ribbon cutting! Aveanna Hospice, formerly Comfort Care, is located at 22502 US HWY 98 in Fairhope, AL. "As a well-established hospice care provider, our dedicated and compassionate staff has built a reputation for quickly providing symptom relief and enhancing quality of life. Our team of hospice professionals will develop a care plan that addresses the specific needs of your loved one and your family, including emotional and spiritual
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Love, JUDE Clothing & Accessories with a ribbon cutting! The new boutique is located at 14906 US-98 in Magnolia Springs, AL. They also have a mobile boutique truck available to book for parties and festivals. Love, JUDE Clothing & Accessories has officially opened their new 2,600-square-foot flagship store nestled in historic Magnolia Springs, Ala., comfortably situated between Fairhope, Ala. and Alabama’s beaches. With their new
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of AlphaCare Urgent Care's Spanish Fort location with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 10719 Eastern Shore Blvd in Spanish Fort, AL. AlphaCare Urgent Care is open 7 days a week from 8am-8pm. "We want to change the way healthcare is given in our communities. We are very big on being involved in the communities that we serve. One way is our scholarships to High School Seniors." "Instead of going to the ER, come and allow us to treat you
Eastern Shore Art Center Director Names Pelham Pearce as Executive Director Pelham “Pat” Pearce has been named Executive Director of the Eastern Shore Art Center. His experience has been “on the stage” as opposed to “in the studio”, with over 40 years in the operatic arts. Pat received his Bachelor of Music from the University of South Alabama and a Master of Music, Vocal Performance from the University of Mississippi. He also served as a National Opera Institute Apprentice for the Opera Company of
MBNEP at work: Mobile Tensaw Apalachee Management Plan Draft Opens for Public Comment A draft of the Mobile Bay National Estuary Program’s Mobile Tensaw Apalachee (MTA) Watershed Management Plan (WMP) was posted for public review and comment on June 5, 2023. Citizen feedback, a crucial part of the watershed planning process, is highly encouraged by the MBNEP. During the public comment period, the community is given the opportunity to voice concerns about known issues within the MTA Watershed as well as
AUSTAL USA STARTS CONSTRUCTION ON NAVY DRY DOCK MOBILE, Ala. – Austal USA began construction on the Navy’s Auxiliary Floating Dry Dock Medium (AFDM) at the company’s Gulf Coast ship manufacturing facility last week. AFDM is the third program to begin construction on Austal USA’s state-of-the-art steel assembly line following T-ATS 11 and 12 - the first two of four U.S. Navy Towing, Salvage, and Rescue (T-ATS) ships the company is under contract to build. “This dry dock will be a first for Austal, but
BRYANT BANK WELCOMES SAM JEFFCOAT AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT FOR BALDWIN COUNTY Daphne, ALA. – Bryant Bank is proud to announce the appointment of Sam Jeffcoat as Senior Vice President for Baldwin County. With a wealth of experience in the banking industry and a strong commitment to relationship building, Jeffcoat brings valuable expertise and a passion for making a positive impact to his new role. Sam and his family relocated to Spanish Fort from Mobile in July 2007. With over 26 years of banking
Yo-Yo Ma Headlines Mobile Symphony’s Blockbuster 2023-2024 Season The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) has announced a stellar lineup of eight outstanding concerts for its 2023-2024 season, including a Feb. 29, 2024, gala appearance by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, one of the most successful and well-known classical performers of all time! Six-concert season memberships are now on sale. Tickets for the holiday concert and Yo-Yo Ma gala can be added to any membership purchase. “I am thrilled to announce our exciting
By NATALIE WILLIAMSONReporternatalie@gulfcoastmedia.com The Alabama Legislature unanimously approved a new Safe Haven law aimed at providing enhanced protection for infants who are voluntarily surrendered. The bill, which was sponsored by freshman Representative Donna Givens (R – Loxley), allows parents to surrender their children up to 45 days after birth. Additionally, it permits fire stations staffed by emergency medical personnel 24 hours a day to accept surrendered newborns. The current law
Congratulations to Our 2023 Lemonade Day Entrepreneur of the Year The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce Ian Port as the winner of the 2023 Lemonade Day Entrepreneur of the Year sponsored by All In Credit Union. Ian is a soon to be third grader who participated in Lemonade Day this past April. Ian was presented with a plaque and a hoverboard as his prize! Participants were asked to fill out a simple profit and loss report after they completed Lemonade Day this past April.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated South Baldwin Medical Group with a ribbon cutting. They are located at 411 N. Section St, B 100 in Fairhope, AL. South Baldwin Medical Group is thrilled to be able to expand our footprint to serve the Fairhope community. South Baldwin Medical Group - General Surgery - Fairhope houses two of our general surgeons, Eric Roberts, D.O., FACS and Kaci Sims, M.D., MPH, PACS. Our surgeons are specially trained experts in traditional laparoscopic approach and robotic
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated our new member, Double D's Burger, with a ribbon cutting! This new restaurant is located at 29001 Bass Pro Drive in Spanish Fort, AL inside The Fort Container Park. "We are a family owned and family run local business. My menu is all about my family, and the cuisine we know and love. I have been in restaurants my whole life but always dreamed of having my very own restaurant. I wanted to see people with my name on their cups and shirts walking around
Bellator Real Estate & Development Welcomes 13 New Agents Spanish Fort, Ala. (June 5, 2023)—Bellator Real Estate & Development welcomes 13 new REALTORS® this year to its Eastern Shore, Mobile, Fairhope and Orange Beach offices. Each of our agents brings unique experiences and qualifications to the company: Tan XiuRong and Lane Ferrell (Eastern Shore Office); Dan Beasley (Fairhope Office); Sherrell Williams, Jonathan Arbour, Monica Alidor and Mike Strickland (Mobile office); Chase Beason, Haley Pruitt
St. Michael Catholic High School hosted a groundbreaking/blessing ceremony for their new football and soccer field this past Wednesday, June 7 on the school's campus.Archbishop Rodi attended to celebrate the occasion and gave his blessing over the new construction phase of the school’s athletic complex. Read More
Alabama's six historically black community colleges accepted into Thurgood Marshall College Fund Access grants Alabama’s HBCC students additional scholarship opportunities, programs MOBILE, Ala., June 6, 2023 - Residents who choose to attend any of Alabama’s six historically black community colleges (HBCCs) will now have access to more scholarships and professional development opportunities through a prestigious national partnership. The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) announced a resolution
Dana Attebery promoted to Promotions Product Specialist at e-worc We are pleased to announce that Dana Attebery, who joined our team in January and completed extensive training, has been promoted to Promotions Product Specialist. With her background in sales, marketing, design consulting and customer service, Dana brings expertise and a personal touch to her new role. Dana will assist new and existing clients with branding, promotional products, and tradeshow exhibits. Her strong interpersonal
Join the SAWDC June 27 for a unique opportunity for a hands-on working seminar to support your ability to attract & keep the talent you need.Click the link below to register! https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ejso6fqrd246bdfb&oseq=&c=&ch=Seating is limited so register TODAY!
Thomas Hospital Auxiliary Awards $8,000 in Health Career Scholarships The Thomas Hospital Auxiliary is pleased to award $8,000 in health career scholarships to two Baldwin County residents. Each student received a scholarship valued at $4,000. Brandace Kennington of Loxley is pursuing a nurse practitioner master’s degree from the University of South Alabama. She is an Infirmary Health employee who works in the Thomas Hospital Birth Center. Adam Skelton of Fairhope is pursuing a medical degree from the
USS ALABAMA’s Original WWII Teak Deck Available for Purchase MOBILE, ALABAMA, June 7, 2023 – Now Hear This! Battleship Memorial Park is pleased to announce that the original WWII Teak Deck of the USS ALABAMA will be available for purchase beginning Monday, June 12, 2023. Anyone will now have the opportunity to bring a piece of the USS ALABAMA home with them. After over 80 years of wear, the battleship deck required replacement. Beginning in 2022, Battleship Memorial Park’s three-year teak deck
Annabelle Fonseca, M.D., M.H.S., a surgical oncologist at USA Health and an assistant professor of surgery at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine, received a grant totaling more than $800,000 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to research health disparities in foregut (upper gastrointestinal tract) cancers. According to the NIH, foregut cancers account for almost 20% of new cancer deaths in the U.S. each year, and both the incidence and mortality from these cancers are higher in
SailTime Alabama Summer Special Through June 30, SailTime Alabama is offering a 6 month Lite membership on Knot On Line, a Colgate 26 sailboat. This provides 3 uses per month for $1,295/membership and $500/enrollment. The special offer provides an option to convert to an annual membership at a discount. Contact SailTime Alabama for more information and to arrange a visit to see the boats at Fairhope Docks!
Spring Hill College MSN Program Receives Full Accreditation (Mobile, Ala.) Spring Hill College is pleased to announce the master’s degree program in nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), http://www.ccneaccreditation.org. This accreditation allows students enrolled in nursing programs to have a direct path to earning a master’s degree. The College currently offers Entry-Level BSN, RN TO BSN, and now MSN. The RN-BSN and MSN programs are only online to allow the
Pilots for Christ in Monroeville recently announced that, in a little over six months, “God has worked a miracle” by allowing the organization to pay off the $918,000 bill for two new engines for the volunteer organization's aircraft. According to Pilots for Christ's Ministry Partner Relations Coordinator Ashley Pharr, the organization was able to pay off the engines in full on Jan. 25. This was in large part due to donations from community businesses and citizens. “This was one of the greatest
USA Health Adds New Chief Information Officer Tyler Whetstine MOBILE, Alabama ( May 30, 2023) USA Health has appointed Tyler Whetstine as chief information officer (CIO) of the 5,000-employee system. He oversees all aspects of information technology, including computer systems, databases, network and telecommunications. He brings more than 20 years of experience in healthcare information technology to the position. “Tyler’s wealth of experience in information technology, specifically in
BRYANT BANK HOSTS FREE SHRED DAY IN FOLEY FOLEY, ALABAMA – Bryant Bank has announced the details for a free document shred day for Thursday, June 8 at their Foley office. The event is free and open to the public between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. and Bryant Bankers will be grilling and serving hotdogs and hamburgers to anyone who attends. The documents will be shredded on-site and later used for recycling after the event. These documents would typically end up in a local landfill if thrown in the garbage. In
Mobile Bay Realty Celebrates Seniors Who Graduated in May FAIRHOPE, ALABAMA—Mobile Bay Realty proudly congratulates the talented seniors of their agency’s very own realtors who graduated this May. The achievements of Nate Casallo, the son of Paula Casallo, Cole Bolton, the son of Randi Starr, Nick Thompson, the son of Kim and Chris Thompson, and Molly Dorman, the daughter of Lane and Anne Dorman, deserve recognition and celebration. Nate Casallo, a graduate of Fairhope High School, demonstrated
Debby Hackbarth Has Announced the Opening of HAART, LLC in Fairhope, AL. First of all, the business provides private professional tutoring sessions by a life-long learning specialist who has worked in the field for over fifty years – Debby! She has two separate Master’s Degrees in Education: Special Education (Learning Disabilities) and Curriculum/Instruction (Literacy). She sells Memory Magic – a supplemental program to enhance reading, writing, and spelling skills for students of all ages. Secondly,
DAPHNE-BASED BALDWIN BONE & JOINT SPOTLIGHTS JUNE: NATIONAL HAND THERAPY AWARENESS MONTH Daphne, Ala. (May 30, 2023) – Our hands play an invaluable role in how we live our lives, performing actions that help make us who we are. When injury or disease of the bones, nerves, joints, and muscles threatens their functioning, overall quality of life is at risk of being sidelined as well. Recognizing the crucial role that hand therapy plays in rehabilitating patients with hand and upper extremity
Thomas Hospital Welcomes Junior Volunteers Thomas Hospital welcomes the 37 students from Baldwin County High School, Bayshore Christian School, Daphne High School, Fairhope High School, Gulf Shores High School, Renaissance School of the Eastern Shore, Robertsdale High School, St. Michael Catholic High School and UMS-Wright Preparatory School who are participating in the Thomas Hospital Auxiliary’s Junior Volunteer program this summer. They are volunteering in the Cardiovascular/Telemetry/Progressive
Hello, Avelo! Avelo Airlines Takes Flight from Downtown Mobile International Airport to Orlando Very low, one-way fares to Orlando start at $29 MOBILE, Ala.; May 31, 2023 — Avelo Airlines takes flight to Orlando with exclusive nonstop service from the Gulf Coast’s newest airport, Mobile International Airport (BFM). Avelo is the only airline in Mobile offering nonstop service to The Sunshine State. Service begins today to Orlando’s most convenient airport, Orlando International Airport
SUNRISE DERMATOLOGY EXPANDS WITH ADDITION OF NEW PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT TO CLINICAL TEAM IN DAPHNE Mobile, Ala. (May 31, 2023) — Sunrise Dermatology, with office locations in Mobile and Daphne, Al, is pleased to announce the addition of Katrina Robertson, Certified Physician Assistant, to its clinical team. “I am so excited to be back in my hometown serving patients right where I grew up,” Robertson said. “Here at Sunrise, my focus is healthy skin care, awareness, and prevention of damage including
Luke Day is upon us. Beginning tomorrow JUNE 1 and running through JUNE 14 we will have a Pet & People Food Drive, collecting non-perishable food items for our local Blessing Boxes. Then on JUNE 15 NextHome Gulf Coast Living and The Haven will be dedicating two pet specific blessing boxes (Luke Boxes) that will be designated just for our furry friends. Please help us spread the word and join us at our office on Thursday, June 15 @ 9:00 for the dedication of our Luke Box here and caravan with us to The Haven
Mobile Chamber Launches Capital Access Mentorship Program MOBILE, Ala. - The Mobile Chamber is proud to introduce the Capital Access Mentorship Program (CAMP), a groundbreaking initiative aimed at providing business owners, particularly women and minorities, with the tools and resources to overcome financial obstacles and gain access to much-needed capital. “It’s all about financial mentorship. We’re bridging the gap between entrepreneurs and the funding they need to turn their dreams into
SailTime Alabama is pleased to announce that its sailboat fleet is now located at Fairhope Docks at 848 Seacliff Dr. Contact SailTime Alabama directly to schedule a tour, enroll for classes or book a charter. Learn More
Upala Marketing Co. Announces Limited Time Discount for Chamber Members As a freelance marketer, I am excited to announce a special promotion exclusively for members of the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce. For a limited time, I am offering a generous 20% discount on all of my marketing services for first time clients. Whether you need help with social media management, email marketing campaigns, or overall brand strategy, I am here to help you achieve your goals. Here are some reasons why you should
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member D'Agostino Financial with a ribbon cutting! Their office is located at 25369 US 98 Suite E. in Daphne, AL. D'Agostino Financial provides insurance and financial solutions to help families with their retirement. Owner, Charles D'Agostino, says he loves what he does because he gets to help people achieve safe and sound financial goals. Learn more by visiting their WEBSITE.
Brown Among 200 Nurses Recognized Internationally as a Nurse of Note MOBILE, Alabama (5/18/2023) -- Brittany Brown, director of operations for internal medicine, was named a recipient of the 2023 Nurses of Note awards program last week. PerfectServe, a provider of cloud-based clinical collaboration and provider scheduling solutions, recognized more than 200 winners from 35 states plus Washington, D.C., Australia, Canada, the Philippines and South Africa who inspire others and whose dedication and
Bellator Real Estate & Development Celebrates Its Agents Spanish Fort, Ala. (May 18, 2023)—Bellator Real Estate and Development rocked to the beat of Fly by Radio at Bellator’s Annual Awards celebration on March 10 at the Daphne Civic Center. Over 200 agents were recognized for their achievements in 2022. Bellator Real Estate closed $885,830,822 in commercial and residential sales in 2022, ranking Bellator the number one real estate firm along the Alabama Gulf Coast. Stephanie Sandefur (Fairhope
NAMI Receives Generous Grant from Tri-City Community Foundation for Foley, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Baldwin County is pleased to announce it received a generous $4,500.00 grant from the Tri-City Community Foundation for Foley, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach. NAMI Baldwin will use these funds to present “Ending the Silence”, an evidence-based program, to support mental health to the 3,500 7th and 8th Graders in the Foley, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach schools. Research on “Ending the Silence” has shown it is effective in reducing the stigma of mental illness
Mobile Bay Realty Joins the Fun at the 9th Annual Fairhope Girls Night Out FAIRHOPE, ALABAMA—Mobile Bay Realty, a leading real estate company in the Mobile Bay area, is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of its participation in the highly anticipated 9th Annual Fairhope Girls Night Out. The event, which took place on Thursday, May 11th, proved to be a remarkable evening of shopping, camaraderie and community engagement. As an esteemed participant in Girls Night Out, Mobile Bay Realty joined
Fairhope Location of Baldwin County Building Department will be Temporary Closed for Approximately Six to Eight Weeks for Relocation and Renovations
Fairhope Location of Baldwin County Building Department will be Temporary Closed for Approximately Six to Eight Weeks for Relocation and Renovations The Baldwin County Building Department office located inside the Fairhope Satellite Courthouse at 1100 Fairhope Avenue, Fairhope, Alabama 36532 will be relocating to the office across the hall currently occupied by the Alabama Department of Public Safety. Due to relocation and renovations, the Fairhope location of the Building Department will be closed for
(Mobile, Ala.) Spring Hill College has appointed Brian Courtney as the Vice President for Business and Finance and Chief Financial Officer. He has 25 years of financial management experience, expertise in budgeting, financial analysis, and strategic planning to develop and implement financial strategies that support the College's mission and goals. In his role, Courtney will plan, direct and manage the business and finance functions of the College while assuring its financial stability and growth.
Planning District No. 14 Zoning Election to be held on Tuesday, June 6, 2023 Planning and Zoning District Election will be held on Tuesday, June 6, 2023, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. for citizen-proposed planning district 14 in Baldwin County. Registered voters in proposed planning district 14 may vote on whether to approve or deny proposed planning and zoning jurisdictions in Baldwin County. This process is part of the local state Act. No. 91-719 of the Legislature of Alabama. To vote in the Planning and
Reviving The Eat Beat: Celebrating Local Restaurants and EntertainmentFairhope, AL, May 23, 2023 - In the face of unprecedented challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, The Eat Beat, a prominent publication showcasing the local restaurant and entertainment scene, is making a triumphant return. After a hiatus of over three years, The Eat Beat is thrilled to announce its revival as a partnership between Founder Beth Anne McCormick and Valerie and C.J. Ezell, owners of CrossBay Digital, a leading
SailTime Alabama offers a 10% discount on classes, charters and annual membership to active military service members and also veterans. Call us for more information. Happy Memorial Day from SailTime!
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Brows by Maria with a ribbon cutting! Brows by Maria is located at 22530 US 98, Suite 434, Fairhope, AL. The offer microshading/powder brows, lip blushing, eyelash extensions, and eyebrows clean up (similar to waxing). "Microshading/ Powder brows is a cosmetic semi permanent makeup technique designed to create eyebrows with soft powder effect, very similar to powder makeup."Limited time only! Brows by Maria in Fairhope (228)
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Grissom Endodontics and Microsurgery with a ribbon cutting. They are located at 27880 North Main Street, Suite A, in Daphne, AL. Dr. Grissom is an endodontist, a dental specialist who focuses on relieving tooth pain through a variety of endodontic treatments such as root canal treatment and microsurgical procedures. Dr. Grissom says, "Ultimately my inspiration was to create a welcoming and calming environment for my patients. When people
Singh Honored by the Society of American Asian Scientists in Cancer Research MOBILE, Ala. -- Cancer researcher Seema Singh, Ph.D., is one of the 2023 recipients of an Outstanding Achievement Award from the Society of American Asian Scientists in Cancer Research. Singh is a professor of pathology at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama and a senior member of the Cancer Biology Program at the USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute. The award, given to a senior
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT TO HOST FIRST-EVER CHARITY PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT Location is Newly Expanded Pickleball Courts at Lott Park - Daphne Daphne, Ala. (May 10, 2023) – The Daphne-based orthopaedic practice, Baldwin Bone & Joint, will host its first-ever charity pickleball tournament set for Mother’s Day weekend. The Baldwin Bone & Joint Pickleball Classic will be held from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. daily on May 13 and May 14 at W.O. Lott Park (2000 Main Street – Daphne). In response to growing popularity
Eastern Shore Art Center Director Set to Retire May 31 Bryant Whelan, Executive Director of Eastern Shore Art Center, will retire May 31 after a nearly 6-year tenure with ESAC. Jimmy Prestwood, current Board President, says Whelan will be missed. “Bryant Whelan came to ESAC at a pivotal time for the Art Center. She has led the team in a period of unprecedented growth financially and programmatically,” said Prestwood. “Growing our donor base, identifying more grant opportunities and program expansion
Southern View Media and Pelican Promos Present Their Annual Summer Social on June 8th, 2023 DAPHNE, AL – Join Southern View Media at their annual anniversary event, the Southern View Media Summer Social, on Thursday, June 8th, 2023, located at 25369 US 98, Daphne, Alabama, 36526 from 5 PM - 8 PM. The Summer Social is an event for local business owners to network, connect and gather together for an opportunity to promote community growth among businesses. This event is sponsored by Southern View Media and
Love, JUDE Clothing & Accessories Opens Spacious New Boutique in Magnolia Springs MAGNOLIA SPRINGS, Ala., May 15, 2023 – Popular women’s boutique Love, JUDE Clothing & Accessories has opened an eagerly anticipated new 2,600-square-foot flagship store nestled in historic Magnolia Springs, Ala., comfortably situated between Fairhope, Ala. and Alabama’s beaches. With this new flagship location, founders Judy “Jude” Collins and Carrie O’Connor have designed a welcoming and relaxing space that feels like a
The Content Fresh Cloud now includes ChatGPT allowing users to autogenerate smart captions. Mobile, AL | May 16, 2023 Mobile, Ala.-based Content Fresh announced a major software update for the Content Fresh Cloud, a social media management platform, that will autogenerate captions using an integration of ChatGPT. Inside the Content Fresh Cloud, the new caption-generation tool can accept website links or full paragraphs as prompts and will help you summarize that information into social media
Infirmary Health is offering free skin cancer spot check screenings next week, from 8 - 11 a.m., at the fitness centers located on all of our hospital locations. The schedule is below.
Summer is the perfect time to enjoy the beauty of the season and reflect on how we can renew ourselves and grow as women, whether it's by trying something new, setting a goal, or simply enjoying the moment. Join us for an exquisite afternoon of elegance, empowerment, and entertainment at the National Association of Women Business Owners Alabama (NAWBO-AI) State Chapter event. Enjoy delicious food, fabulous giveaways, and the company of other amazing women while learning more about NAWBO-Alabama and how
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SailTime Alabama offers ASA 104 Bareboat Cruising Made Easy June 12-14. Spend 3 days and 2 nights aboard a 40' Beneteau as you learn to sail it like you own it. Welcome aboard!
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of AlphaCare Urgent Care with a ribbon cutting! The new urgent care is located at 210 Greeno Road North in Fairhope, AL. "AlphaCare Urgent Care has brought a new and superior option for the health care needs for the community of Fairhope. Our mission is to provide you with the best quality health care at an affordable price, when you need it most. Our centers stay open late, 7 days a week, 8am-8pm." "We want to offer better healthcare to
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member, Mattress Today Fairhope, with a ribbon cutting! Their showroom is located at 361 Commercial Park Dr., Fairhope, AL. Owner, Mike Acker says, "at Mattress Today, we’re able to offer top name-brand mattresses at huge discounts due to our low overhead business model. Traditional mattress retail stores have heavy markups because they have giant stores, big marketing budgets, and pushy salespeople. We have none of that—and pass the savings on to
Local middle-schoolers expand classroom experience with MCI visit MOBILE, Alabama (5/5/2023) -- Middle-schoolers at Little Flower Catholic School visited the USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute research wing last week to bring life to their learning experiences and potentially impact their future career choices. Marie Migaud, Ph.D., a professor of pharmacology at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine and a researcher at MCI, said the group of 22 students in grades six through eight were
Bayside Academy and Fairhope High School Seniors Awarded Chelsea Garvin Spirit Scholarships The Original Oyster House awarded its 18th Annual Chelsea Garvin Spirit Scholarships to Maggie Britt of Bayside Academy and Alice Raybosh of Fairhope High School. Britt plans to attend Mississippi State University and Raybosh plans to attend Auburn University this fall. In 2006, the scholarship was founded in loving memory of Chelsea Garvin, who was an exceptional employee, a volunteer Fish River Fire Department
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT WELCOMES NEW FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER TO TEAM OF ORTHOPAEDIC SPECIALISTS Daphne, Ala. (May 4, 2023) – Baldwin Bone & Joint is pleased to announce the association of Meagan Brown, CRNP, FNP-BC with its team of highly skilled orthopaedic specialists. Brown is a dual trained Family/Emergency nurse practitioner. She holds both a BS in Nursing and a MS in Nursing from the University of South Alabama. Brown is board certified through both American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
University of South Alabama Celebrated 60th Anniversary and Announces $20 Million Gift to Build New Performing Arts Center
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH ALABAMA CELEBRATES 60TH ANNIVERSARY AND ANNOUNCES $20 MILLION GIFT TO BUILD NEW PERFORMING ARTS CENTER The University of South Alabama celebrated its 60th anniversary Friday, May 5, 2023, with a ceremony on campus and announced it will receive a $20 million gift for construction of a new performing arts center. University President Jo Bonner made the announcement that philanthropist and long-time South supporter Abraham “Abe” Mitchell is adding to his legacy of generosity with
Local Banker Horace Jackson Joins River Bank & Trust’s Coastal Region Team Daphne, AL, May 5, 2023: Coastal Region President Doug Thomas is pleased to announce that local banker Horace Jackson has joined River Bank & Trust as Senior Vice President & Relationship Manager. Jackson will leverage his 16+ years of banking experience to build and strengthen client relationships throughout Mobile, Baldwin, and surrounding counties. "River Bank & Trust is gaining traction in the Coastal Region with
Fairhope, AL advisor S. Wesley Carpenter’s team THE HARTY CARPENTER GROUP at Merrill Lynch Named to 2023 Barron’s “Top 1,200 Financial Advisors” List
Fairhope, AL advisor S. Wesley Carpenter’s team THE HARTY CARPENTER GROUP at Merrill Lynch Named to 2023 Barron’s “Top 1,200 Financial Advisors” List Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor S. Wesley Carpenter, whose team THE HARTY CARPENTER GROUP was recently named to the Named to the 2023 Barron’s “Top 1,200 Financial Advisors” list on September 30, 2022. The team has offices in Fairhope and Birmingham, AL. Wesley resides in Fairhope, AL and is a Managing Director and Senior Resident Director – Wealth
Baldwin County Commission Releases State of the County Video The Baldwin County Commission has had another busy, yet successful year. A state of the county video was created in-house by Baldwin County Commission staff to look back at projects completed over the course of the last year, while also giving an overview of future initiatives that the Commission and its partners will continue working on moving forward. The Baldwin County Commission is proud to share these updates and accomplishments with the
At SailTime you can be learning to sail as soon as June 2nd! We still have 2 spots available in this course.Ask us for info about the upcoming ASA 104 class (2 nights onboard!)
USA Health University Hospital Re-Certified as Level I Trauma Center Marking 14 consecutive years, USA Health University Hospital’s Fanny Meisler Trauma Center recently received the Level I trauma center certification from the Alabama Department of Public Health. University Hospital is the only certified Level I trauma center in the Gulf Coast region and one of four Level I trauma centers in Alabama. “We are pleased that the Statewide Trauma and Health System Advisory Council has once again
(Mobile, Ala.) Mobile native Lonnie G. Johnson will address the graduating class of 2023 at Spring Hill College during the commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 6, at 9 a.m. The former NASA engineer and award-winning inventor is best known for creating the Super Soaker water gun. He is the founder and president of Johnson Research & Development Co., Inc. (JRD), a technology incubator, and two green energy companies, JTEC Energy, Inc. and Johnson Energy Storage, Inc. Johnson is a 2022 inductee to the
Bishop State Signs Partnership Agreement with Miles College MOBILE, Ala., May 2, 2023 - Bishop State Community College signed a partnership agreement this week with MilesCollege to create a collaborative transfer process for Bishop State graduates who want to pursue a bachelor’s degree.Miles College is a senior, private, liberal arts historically Black college in Fairfield, Alabama. The Memorandum of Agreement signed Monday by Bishop State President Olivier Charles and Miles College President Bobbi
Thomas Hospital Stem Cells Headed to International Space Station Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Health is excited to announce that, through an ongoing partnership with LifeSouth Community Blood Centers, CD-34 cells (stem cells) collected from umbilical cord blood, including those collected by Megan Dimoff, M.D., at Thomas Hospital, will soon travel to the International Space Station. LifeSouth was selected to provide these cells to Abba Zubair, M.D., Ph.D., of the Mayo Clinic for his research study aboard the
Corporate Memberships Expanded! SailTime Alabama -- and PowerTime Alabama -- now offer corporate memberships on all boats. With a corporate membership, two designated executives can use the boat like they own it and members of their team can use the boat with a captain. It's a great option for building the team or rewarding peak performers. Contact us for more details!
Eastern Shore Art Center’s 5th Annual “White Linen Night” Features A Night in Havana! The galleries of ESAC will be transformed for its White Linen Night 2023 fundraising gala on Thursday, May 18! Dress in your favorite white attire and mambo the night away with the musical stylings of Mr. Big and Rhythm Sisters, amidst both silent and live art auctions. The evening will feature exceptional Cuban-inspired fare from fourteen of your favorite local restaurants. Tickets include an open bar featuring
LONG’S HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES TURNS 75 [Mobile, Alabama] – Recently confirmed by the American Staffing Association to be the oldest, continuously family-held & operated staffing company in the United States, Long’s Human Resource Services is excited to announce that this month marks 75 years in business. On April 19, 1948, Tom and Myrtle Long opened the doors of Long's Personnel Services in the Graystone building on St. Joseph Street in Mobile, providing job opportunities for people in the community
CLEAN WATER ALABAMA DONATES WATER PRESERVATION BOOKS TO BALDWIN COUNTY PUBLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS Fairhope, Ala. (April 18, 2023) – Clean Water Alabama (CWA), a Baldwin County-based, all volunteer, non-profit water preservation group, recently donated 10,000 coloring and activity books to Baldwin County Public Schools to help teach elementary students the importance of being good stewards of Alabama waterways. A year-long collaborative effort that began with the creation of the materials by CWA
University of South Alabama Health Care Authority enters agreement with Ascension to acquire Providence Health System
University of South Alabama Health Care Authority enters agreement with Ascension to acquire Providence Health System MOBILE, Ala. (April 18, 2023) – The University of South Alabama Health Care Authority has entered into an agreement with St. Louis-based Ascension to acquire Providence Hospital and its clinics in a transaction that will enhance the Mobile community’s access to high-quality healthcare. “The values shared by USA Health and Providence make the acquisition a good fit,” said University of
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT TO HOST FIRST-EVER CHARITY PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT Location is Newly Expanded Pickleball Courts at Lott Park - Daphne Daphne, Ala. (April 18, 2023) – The Daphne-based orthopaedic practice, Baldwin Bone & Joint, will host its first-ever charity pickleball tournament set for Mother’s Day weekend. The Baldwin Bone & Joint Pickleball Classic will be held from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. daily on May 13 and May 14 at W.O. Lott Park (2000 Main Street – Daphne). In response to growing
Local McDonald’s Help Keep Families Close MOBILE, AL – In 2022, McDonald’s restaurants from throughout south Alabama and the Mississippi coast contributed $163,764 to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mobile. The owners of the local McDonald’s have been supporting RMHC of Mobile since it opened in 2000. “We couldn’t do what we do without our mission partner –McDonald’s,” Paul Giardina, executive director of RMHC of Mobile said. “Through programs such as Round-Up, penny per Happy Meal, and other
BAYSHORE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL BREAKS GROUND ON NEW LOGIC AND RHETORIC BUILDING Bayshore Christian School will host a groundbreaking ceremony for its Logic and Rhetoric School Campus May 1, at 10 a.m. on its new property on County Road 13. The Christian, classical school's new upper school campus is scheduled to open in Fall 2024. "We are so excited to see years of prayer, planning, and providence come to fruition," Rev. Sam McDonald, interim head of school, said. "It is a celebratory moment for sure." The
Wagner’s Ring Cycle Meets The Lord of the Rings at the Mobile Symphony May 6 & 7 The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) brings its 25th anniversary season to a thrilling conclusion with Lords of the Ring, an innovative mash-up of Richard Wagner’s epic Ring Cycle with Howard Shore’s evocative scores for the Lord of the Rings, Saturday, May 6, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, May 7, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. André Raphel returns to the podium as guest conductor. “This concert has been
Baldwin County EMA is now one week away from the Severe Weather Preparedness Town Hall. Please join us May 2nd from 4:00pm – 8:00pm at the Baldwin County Coliseum in Robertsdale, Al. We have an interesting and educational night planned with local information to help you, your family, and your business prepare for impacts that effect our coastal community. Please see attached flyer for more information and help us spread the word! Facebook Event
Bishop State Graduates First Class of HVAC Fast Track Students MOBILE, Ala., April 25, 2023 - Bishop State Community College and Alabama Power invite you to the first HVAC Fast Track Graduation and Job Fair on Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 10 a.m. It will take place on the Bishop State Southwest Campus located at 925 Dauphin Island Parkway; Mobile, AL 36605 in Building 500. Nine students will be graduating from this first cohort of the program which started in January 2023. Along with the graduation, there
Impact 100 Baldwin County Reveals $525,000 to be Awarded in GrantsSPANISH FORT — At its 2023 "Big Reveal” at Izenstone, Impact 100 Baldwin County announced they will award five $105,000 grants later this year to nonprofits serving Baldwin County. Totaling $525,000, these grants will fund programs that make a difference in the quality of life for residents of this region.Each year, Impact 100’s grants are given in direct relation to the number of members who join or renew their membership. The more
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Gail's Timeless Treasures with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 28623 N Main Street, Suite A, in Daphne, AL. They carry an assortment of very special items collected throughout many years of travel and holidays, plus unlimited vintage furniture passed down over many generations. Gail says, "At age (a lady never tells, lol) I've decided it's best to down size and become the minimalist that my children and grandchildren have
PowerTime Offers Boat ChartersWith PowerTime Alabama, you can take a boat ride for lunch at Big Daddy's on Fish River or to the Bluegill on the Causeway! Charters for up to six people are available for an hour, 2 hours or even more ... Explore Mobile Bay and see the Eastern Shore from the water. Welcome aboard!
Prodisee Pantry: FILLING THE PLATE of the HUNGRY for 20 YEARS! What: FILL THE PLATE Luncheon where guest will learn “What HUNGER means” to our younger generations. Prodisee Pantry is asking for your help to FILL THE PLATE of our neighbors in need! Please spread the word. Where: Prodisee Pantry, 9315 Spanish Fort Blvd, Spanish Fort, AL 36527 When: Thursday, April 20, 2023 at 11:30am Contact: Deann Servos, Executive Director, Prodisee Pantry, 251-626-1720 office, (251-610-1174 PRIVATE cell—DO NOT
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce along with the South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce and the Mobile Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of McAleer's Office Furniture in Foley yesterday with a ribbon cutting. This additional location is located at 15479 Hwy 59 in Foley, AL. Since 1979, McAleer's Office Furniture has been the leading office furniture dealership on the Gulf Coast. McAleer's has the lowest prices on the largest in-stock selection of both new and used office furniture. We offer
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Fairhope Golf Works with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 556 S Section St, in Fairhope, AL. Fairhope Golf Works is a golf performance center that provides a tour experience to golfers of all abilities.Avery says, "I've worked with the world's best golfers for over 20 years and whenever I was home from traveling with the Tour, I was frequently asked if I could fit them or where to be fit for golf equipment. I realized at that point
Our clients’ needs are our biggest source of innovation here at Storygate Film Co. We are passionate about storytelling. We love making films that propel our clients’ businesses further, show who they are, or even uniquely tell their story. Photography is a huge part of storytelling and how we got into the video world as well. We saw the need while making recent films for clients and are so excited to let everyone know we now offer photography services as well. We can’t wait to work with you on your video
Diagnostic & Medical Clinics Welcomes Endocrinologist, Will Bolton, M.D. Mobile, Ala. – Will Bolton, M.D., endocrinologist, joins Diagnostic & Medical Clinic (DMC), an affiliate of Infirmary Health. As a fellowship-trained and board-certified endocrinologist, Dr. Bolton specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions that effect endocrine system such as diabetes, thyroid disease, metabolic disorders and others. He will be seeing patients at DMC’s locations in Midtown Mobile and Daphne. Call
USA Health Names Fox Chief Physician Enterprise Officer MOBILE, Alabama (3/30/2023) -- Natalie Fox, D.N.P., PNP-BC, has been named chief physician enterprise officer for USA Health. In her new position, Fox will be responsible for overall strategy, performance and operational effectiveness of the physician enterprise at USA Health, which employs about 325 physicians, 175 advanced practice providers and more than 300 residents and fellows who care for patients in faculty and community physician
Bayside Academy Students Participate in Model UN Daphne, Ala., April 4, 2023 – A special congratulations goes out to five Bayside Academy students who participated in St. Michael High School’s Third Annual Spring Model UN Simulation held on Saturday, March 18. Adriane Clemens ‘25, Amelia Hicks ’27, and Lanee Imperato ‘25 served on the Main Committee: Social Humanitarian (SOCHUM) Committee with the topic of Eliminating All Forms of Discrimination against Individuals Experiencing Homelessness and
Fairhope, AL advisor S. Wesley Carpenter’s team THE HARTY CARPENTER GROUP at Merrill Lynch Named to 2023 Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams” List
The Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor S. Wesley Carpenter, team THE HARTY CARPENTER GROUP was recently named to the 2023 Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams” list on January 12, 2023. The team has offices in Fairhope and Birmingham, AL. Wesley lives in Fairhope and attended University of Alabama. He is a Managing Director and Senior Resident Director – Wealth Management Advisor on THE HARTY CARPENTER GROUP at Merrill Lynch. Wesley currently serves on the board of the Eastern
TRANSWORLD BUSINESS ADVISORS OF THE GULF COAST SELLS HEAVY HITTERS –TIG RIG WELDING MANUFACTURER Mobile, AL – March 21, 2023 - Transworld Business Advisors of the Gulf Coast has announced that a strategic buyer recently purchased Heavy Hitters from the company’s founder, Russell Lassiter, and his investment team. The sale is the result of a confidential sales process spearheaded by Transworld M&A advisory firm members Bill Whiston (Certified M&A Professional), Rebecca Semple (CFC), and Bill
The Ecumenical Ministries is hosting a Community Resource & Employment Fair on, Wednesday April 12th from 10am-3pm at the Foley United Methodist Church.
The Ecumenical Ministries is hosting a Community Resource & Employment Fair on, Wednesday April 12th from 10am-3pm at the Foley United Methodist Church.
Love, JUDE Clothing & Accessories Unveiling Spacious New Boutique in Magnolia Springs MAGNOLIA SPRINGS, Ala., April 4, 2023 – Popular women’s boutique Love, JUDE Clothing & Accessories is putting the finishing touches on an eagerly anticipated expansion into a new 2,600-square-foot flagship store. Set to open on April 15, the shop is nestled in historic Magnolia Springs, Ala., comfortably situated between Fairhope, Ala. and Alabama’s beaches. With this new flagship location, founders Judy “Jude”
Baldwin County Commission to Name April as Fair Housing Month WHAT: Representatives of Baldwin REALTORS® will attend the Baldwin County Commission Meeting on Tuesday, April 18, 2023, to be recognized for their efforts in Fair Housing. Evelyn Hall, REALTOR® and Chairperson for BR’s 2023 Diversity Committee, will read a statement in conjunction with the commissioner’s reading of the proclamation. WHO: Representatives of Baldwin REALTORS® in attendance will include: Jennifer Foutch, Association
Two $1,000 Scholarships will be awarded to Baldwin County High School Seniors The Original Oyster House will award two $1,000 Chelsea Garvin Spirit Award Scholarships to high school seniors in Baldwin County. In 2006 the Chelsea Garvin Spirit Award Scholarship was created in loving memory of Chelsea Garvin who was a 2004 graduate of Fairhope High School, a Fish River Fire Department Rescue Diver, an Original Oyster House employee and a talented artist. Tragically, Chelsea’s life was cut short in a
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Infirmary Cancer Care at Malbis with a ribbon cutting. The center is now open at 9570 US Hwy. 90 in Daphne, AL. "Infirmary Cancer Care, an affiliate of Infirmary Health, is excited to open a new office at Infirmary Health's Medical Office Building in Malbis. The office will offer oncology infusion services to patients and office space to staff." Infirmary Cancer Care is the only Commission on Cancer accredited cancer program in Baldwin
Small Business is leading the way in addressing the workforce shortage. Fairhope, AL - Red Branch Outdoor Living has been servicing Baldwin County’s outdoor living construction needs since 2021. Jacob Toler, the company owner, recognized the skilled labor shortage our area is facing, and applied for the Alabama Workforce Stabilization Grant (AWSP) through the state of Alabama through partnerships with the Department of Labor, Department of Education and Alabama Technology Network to upskill
Baldwin County EMA is excited to announce our upcoming Severe Weather Preparedness Town Hall. Please join us May 2nd from 4:00pm – 8:00pm at the Baldwin County Coliseum in Robertsdale, Al. We have an interesting and educational night planned with local information to help you, your family, and your business prepare for impacts that effect our coastal community.
LONG-TIME SPINE SURGEON, DR. PAUL CANALE, TO RETIRE AFTER 19 YEARS OF ORTHOPAEDIC PRACTICE WITH BALDWIN BONE & JOINT
LONG-TIME SPINE SURGEON, DR. PAUL CANALE, TO RETIRE AFTER 19 YEARS OF ORTHOPAEDIC PRACTICE WITH BALDWIN BONE & JOINT Daphne, Ala. (March 27, 2023) – After 19 years with the Daphne-based orthopaedic practice, Baldwin Bone & Joint announces the retirement of Dr. Paul Canale. Dr. Canale completed two fellowships, one in foot & ankle and the other specializing in complex spine surgery. With more than 20 years successfully treating neck and spine conditions, Canale also served as Founder and Medical
As of today, your Chamber Discount is now available via the Staples Connect App! Simply login to your app, access the Staples Rewards section, and you will see an icon saying “Chamber Member” Once the associate scans your Rewards card via the app, your discount will be automatically applied to your purchase at checkout. If you have not yet downloaded the app, please use the QR code on the attached flyer.
SBA continues to accept application for the Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) online for the natural disaster that occurred on January 12 in Alabama ? ? ? ?
On March 16, 2023 we have closed permanently the Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Mount Vernon, Alabama. We have served several businessowners and residents affected by the severe storms and tornados on January 12, 2023. I have traveled out of the area and currently serving another declaration. We continue to accept application for the Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) online via SBA’s secure website at https://disasterloanassistance.sba.gov/ela/s/ . Please apply under SBA declaration #
Mobile Symphony goes bold with Brahms epic Fourth Symphony, April 15 & 16 The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) is going big and bold with Brahms epic Symphony No. 4 with guest conductor Norman Huynh, Saturday, April. 15, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, April 16, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. “Talented Alabama native Norman Huynh, who is enjoying a burgeoning international conducting career, joins us as we perform the final symphonic work from Johannes Brahms,” says Scott Speck, music
SailTime Alabama Offers Midweek ASA 101 Class Learn to sail with SailTime. Our next mid-week class has seats available and it is not too late to register! Class begins Tuesday, May 2nd at 1pm and ends Thursday, May 4th at 5pm. Don't miss the boat!
USA Health Establishes Urology Residency Program MOBILE, Alabama (3/29/2023) -- USA Health, in collaboration with the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine, has established a urology residency program to train physicians who diagnose and treat urologic disorders in men and women. The Office of Graduate Medical Education received approval from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) recently for the five-year residency program to begin in July. Two residents – a first-year
Mobile Bay Realty Adds Fun to Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival FAIRHOPE, ALABAMA— Mobile Bay Realty, a leading real estate company in the Mobile Bay area, is proud to announce its successful participation in the recent Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival. To add some fun to the event, Mobile Bay Realty gave away balloons to festival-goers on both Saturday and Sunday. The Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival is a much-anticipated event in the Gulf Coast region, drawing thousands of visitors each year to
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member, Richard Helms - Goosehead Insurance, with a ribbon cutting. Helm's office is located at 1203 US-98, Unit 3C-1, in Daphne, AL. "We are a personal lines insurance broker with over 30 "A" Rated carriers in Alabama to provide the broadest most price competitive coverage for your home, auto, recreational vehicle, personal liability protection and life insurance." "My agency is here to be a resource to anyone that needs help with insurance, regardless
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the newest Cook's Pest Control, Inc. location with a ribbon cutting! Their office is located at 16964 Teresa Drive, in Fairhope, AL. Founded in 1928, Cook's Pest Control has been serving residential and commercial customers for 95 years. Covering Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, portions of Mississippi, and the Florida panhandle - Cook's provides pest, termite, and mosquito control along with other related services. With 41 offices throughout our footprint, we
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the newest location of Thompson Engineering with a ribbon cutting. Their new office is located at 7101 US Highway 90, Suite 101 in Daphne, AL. Since 1953, Thompson Engineering has been an active participant in the growth of the communities where we conduct business. Whether it’s solving complex engineering and architecture problems or supporting our employees in their favorite community cause, driving success with our clients, employees, and communities is
Collins Named to 10 Black Healthcare Leaders Making a Difference in 2023 List MOBILE, Alabama (3/13/2023) -- Chad Collins is no stranger to making lists, and the director of operations at USA Health recently landed on another one. Scrubs Magazine, an online news resource for medical professionals, named Collins to the 10 Black Healthcare Leaders Making a Difference in 2023, citing his work to improve the healthcare system as a champion of equity, inclusion, diversity and access. The list was compiled to
LONG-TIME SPINE SURGEON, DR. PAUL CANALE, TO RETIRE AFTER 19 YEARS OF ORTHOPAEDIC PRACTICE WITH BALDWIN BONE & JOINT
LONG-TIME SPINE SURGEON, DR. PAUL CANALE, TO RETIRE AFTER 19 YEARS OF ORTHOPAEDIC PRACTICE WITH BALDWIN BONE & JOINT Daphne, Ala. (March 16, 2023) – After 19 years with the Daphne-based orthopaedic practice, Baldwin Bone & Joint announces the retirement of Dr. Paul Canale. Dr. Canale completed two fellowships, one in foot & ankle and the other specializing in complex spine surgery. With more than 20 years successfully treating neck and spine conditions, Canale also served as Founder and Medical
On June 19, 2020, Attorney Suntrease Williams-Maynard established The Maynard 4 Foundation alongside her husband and two children with a vision of giving back to the community. Attorney Williams-Maynard is no stranger to service and this has been her way of being able to do what she loves with those she loves. The largest endeavor of the Foundation was its creation of the Miss Juneteenth Scholarship Pageantry Program, which is a program for young ladies nationwide ages 13-18. Designed to educate, empower
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute performs the greater Gulf Coast Region’s first Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis
Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute performs the greater Gulf Coast Region’s first Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Health’s Heart & Vascular Institute (HVI) performed a branched Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR) utilizing the GORE TAG Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis (TBE). This is the first procedure of its kind along the greater Gulf Coast Region, from Jacksonville to New Orleans. The procedure was performed by Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgical Associates
Bayside Academy Congratulates Winners of Virtual Art Competition of Alabama Daphne, Ala., March 15, 2023 – The Visual Arts Department of Bayside Academy is proud to announce their students who received awards at the 2022–2023 Virtual Art Competition of Alabama (VACA) sponsored by the Alabama Arts Education Association (AAEA). The Virtual Art Competition is a juried student art competition in which K–12 students in the state of Alabama compete for the opportunity to represent the state at the 2023
Impact100 Mobile to Select First Grant Recipient to Receive $102,000 MOBILE, AL. - On Tuesday, March 21, 2023, Impact 100 Mobile will host its 2023 Annual Meeting to announce the first recipient of the Impact100 Mobile $102,000 grant. The 105 women members of Impact100 Mobile raised $102,000 to be granted. After an extensive application and review process, the Grant Committee has recommended four finalists to participate in the final presentation to the membership. The four
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The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Women's Imaging Specialists with a ribbon cutting! They are now located at 860 Edwards Ave, Suite B in Fairhope, AL. "Women’s Imaging Specialists (WIS) provides state-of-the-art imaging with 2D/3D digital mammography, breast ultrasound, general ultrasound, and bone densitometry services. We provide compassionate, individualized, ethical care with a focus on the early detection of breast cancer and osteoporosis. Our team takes prides in
We celebrated the new office space of Homefront Lending LLC with a ribbon cutting. Homefront Lending LLC is now located at 9939 Windmill Rd, in Fairhope, AL. Owner Ross Sykes says Homefront Lending LLC "educates and assists the community with information regarding home loans. As a mortgage company open for two and half years we ensure clients are represented beyond the transaction." "As a brokerage we provide out of the box products to ensure clients are given flexibility when it comes to home loan
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Advanced Building Products with a ribbon cutting. Their office is located at 15444 Industrial Park Dr. in Loxley, AL. Advanced Building Products is a building products distributor specializing in roofing, drywall & siding. They are the fastest-growing building products wholesale distributor in the U.S. "The foundation of our success is based on a culture and a commitment to building long-lasting relationships. We are committed to driving
Miss USS ALABAMA and Miss USS DRUM Announced for 2022-2023 MOBILE, ALABAMA, March 8, 2023 – Now hear this! Battleship Memorial Park is pleased to announce the selection of Emily Silbernagel as the 2022-2023 Miss USS ALABAMA and Crimson Harrison as the 2022-2023 Miss USS DRUM. Emily is a freshman at the University of Mobile majoring in Healthcare Management. She is the daughter of Christie and Barry Silbernagel. Crimson is a freshman at the University of South Alabama majoring in Exercise
THE HOME DEPOT TO OPEN MARKET DELIVERY OPERATION IN LOXLEY, AL Loxley, Ala. – The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, has announced plans to locate a last-mile delivery facility in Baldwin County, Alabama. With plans to invest more than $2.2 million and create more than 20 jobs, The Home Depot’s new location in Loxley represents a larger corporate strategy to deploy more last-mile facilities or Market Delivery Operations (MDOs) across the U.S. to meet the retailer’s
Broome Named Assistant Administrator at USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital MOBILE, Alabama (3/10/2023) -- Allen Broome, PharmD, DPLA, has been named assistant administrator at USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital. In his new role, Broome will oversee laboratory, radiology, respiratory and pharmacy, and also will serve as a liaison for anesthesia. “Allen is an energetic and engaged leader with a strong background in culture of safety and performance development,” said Deborah Browning, M.S.N.,
Public Schools in Baldwin County to Celebrate Spring Walk to School Day Public Schools in Baldwin County will celebrate Spring Walk to School Day on April 5, 2023. Students, parents, and teachers will be walking to school along with community leaders and volunteers. Walk to School Day raises awareness for the need to create safer routes for walking and bicycling and emphasizes the importance of issues such as increasing physical activity among children, pedestrian safety, traffic congestion, and concern
Someone dies from an overdose every five minutes in the United States. Seventy percent of these deaths are from fentanyl and fear is that the situation may get worse. The Fairhope Police Department will host a phenomenal speaker from Birmingham next week to discuss this important issue. You do not want to miss it! There will be an event open to the public, Tuesday 21st at 6 p.m. A second round will be held Wednesday 22nd for juniors and seniors during the school day. Both will be held in the
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Mobile Infirmary one of two hospitals in Alabama awarded Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Certification by The Joint Commission
Mobile Infirmary one of two hospitals in Alabama awarded Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Certification by The Joint Commission Mobile, Ala. – Mobile Infirmary has earned the prestigious Gold Seal of Approval® for Total Knee Replacement and Total Hip Replacement Certification by The Joint Commission, making it one of two hospitals in Alabama to achieve this distinction. The certification recognizes Mobile Infirmary's unwavering dedication to providing safe and top-quality care to individuals
Public Hearing for A Citizen’s Guide to Growth A special meeting of the Baldwin County Planning Commission has been called to conduct a public hearing regarding the draft guide – A Citizen’s Guide to Growth which will be held on Thursday, March 23, 2023, at 4:00 p.m. in the Baldwin County Central Annex Auditorium located at 22251 Palmer Street, Robertsdale, AL 36537. The latest information about the proposed draft guide – A Citizen’s Guide to Growth is available at: www.BaldwinOurVision.com. Earlier
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Fairhope Self Storage, a new member, with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 19252 State Hwy 181 in Fairhope, AL. Fairhope Self Storage is a locally owned and operated storage facility offering both climate-controlled, and non-climate-controlled storage. "Prompted by years in the home construction and real estate business, owners Chris and Pat Achee saw a need for safe, clean, conveniently located storage facilities for their building clients." "Our
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of After Hours Scrubs LLC with a ribbon cutting. They are located at 28600 HWY 98, Ste F2, in Daphne, AL. After Hours Scrubs sells medical scrubs, custom t-shirts and other items. They are a woman, veteran owned small business. "As a healthcare worker; it is important to have services after hours such as the ability to shop for affordable scrubs." "We offer a monthly scrub subscription" Learn more by visiting their WEBSITE.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Knockout Inspections with a ribbon cutting. Their new office is now located at 9959 Windmill Rd, Fairhope, AL. Knockout Inspections is a full-service home inspection company that offers a wide range of inspection services to homeowners, buyers, and sellers."We take pride in our attention to detail and our commitment to providing the most accurate and comprehensive inspection reports. In addition to Home Inspections, we also offer
MOBILE, Ala. — A report from Payscale has ranked Spring Hill College as the Best University on the Gulf Coast for a bachelor’s degree. The ranking is based on the quality of the degree and potential salary earnings. WKRG News 5 shared the Payscale report which is based on multiple aspects including early career pay, mid-career pay, percent of high meaning, and percentage of STEM degrees. Among all of the schools on the Gulf Coast, Spring Hill College ranked highest at number 365 out of a total
Fairhope, AL - Darren Rowan, M.D., FACS, board-certified general surgeon, joins Infirmary Surgical Specialists at their location in Fairhope, AL. Infirmary Surgical Specialists is one of the Gulf Coast Region’s most comprehensive surgical teams encompassing more than 200 years of experience. Their specialties include the most advanced surgical treatments for bariatric, pancreas, hepatobiliary, breast, surgical oncology, gastrointestinal, colorectal, endocrine reconstructive plastic and general surgery as
Sweat Tire in Fairhope Announces New Traffic Pattern with Road Work
Bayside Academy Inducts 35 into National Honor Society Daphne, Ala., March 6, 2023 – This morning, Bayside Academy inducted 35 students into the Patsy T. Phillips chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS). Congratulations to the following inductees: Emma Atkinson, Mia Bindon, Mary Frances Collins, Nina Dowhan, Trent Duncan, Marykate Foster, Lily Frailie, Lucy Frailie, Julia Hall, Jack Hicks, Michael Klimjack, Maggie Lyons, Genevieve Magli, Torin Malone, Georgia McInnis, Merri McLendon, Rhett
Michelle Murrill Voted Alignable's Business Person of The Year for Daphne, AL DAPHNE, ALABAMA— Michelle Murrill, CEO and Founder of Southern View Media, is voted Alignable's Business Person of The Year for Daphne, AL. Michelle Murrill is an entrepreneur, leader, problem-solver, writer, wife, mother and community volunteer. She has an eye for design and is obsessed with details. Michelle owns Southern View Media, a digital marketing and branding agency that is committed to helping local businesses
Avelo Airlines Announces Exclusive Nonstop Service from Downtown Mobile International Airport to Orlando
Hello, Avelo! Avelo Airlines Announces Exclusive Nonstop Service from Downtown Mobile International Airport to Orlando Introductory one-way fares to Orlando start at $29 FUN FACT: Hello, Avelo! It rhymes, UH-VELL-O, like yellow or jello. MOBILE, Ala.; March 7, 2023 — Avelo Airlines announced today exclusive nonstop service to Orlando from the Gulf Coast’s newest airport, Mobile International Airport (BFM). Avelo is the only airline in Mobile offering nonstop service to The Sunshine
BALLIN’ ON BELROSE SET FOR APRIL 22 IN OLDE TOWNE DAPHNE March 6, 2023 (Daphne, Ala.): 68 Ventures and the Cox Family Foundation will once again host the Ballin’ on Belrose event in Olde Towne Daphne on Saturday, April 22, 2023. Registration opens at 7 a.m. with the race beginning at 8 a.m. at Belrose Park on Belrose Avenue in Daphne. This walk/race is being held to benefit the Baller Dream Foundation. The Baller Dream Foundation team works to help local brave young warriors, and their
UROLOGY ASSOCIATES ACQUIRES UROLOGY & ONCOLOGY SPECIALISTS, PC Urology Associates is pleased to announce our merger with Urology & Oncology Specialists, PC that will be effective April 3, 2023. We will continue to serve the community in their current two locations for both urology and oncology care with the same great providers. The urology team will take on the Urology Associates name while the oncology radiation will take on a new name, The Cancer Center of Mobile. Our collective group of expertly
Bishop State Phi Theta Kappa Students Win Seven Awards at Regional Convention MOBILE, Ala., March 7, 2023 - Members of Bishop State Community College’s Alpha Epsilon Nu chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society won seven awards at the PTK Regional Hallmark Award conference in Huntsville on March 3-4, 2023. The PTK students won in the following categories: - 5-Star Chapter - Distinguished Chapter - Excellence in theme for Honors in Action project - Distinguished Officer - Katlyn
Thomas Hospital and Wells Fargo Host 45th Annual Spring Fever Chase Fairhope, Ala.—It’s time for runners and walkers to get ready for the 45th Annual Spring Fever Chase scheduled for Saturday, March 18, in Fairhope. This 10K run and 2-mile fun run/walk, sponsored by Thomas Hospital, an affiliate of Infirmary Health, and Wells Fargo takes participants on a beautiful and challenging course through the neighborhoods of Fairhope overlooking Mobile Bay. Proceeds from the race benefit physical education
SailTime Alabama is excited to introduce Amie Huebner as Director of Sails. She will be the primary contact for memberships, classes and charters available through SailTime and PowerTime Alabama. Amie grew up sailing on Mobile Bay and enjoys racing on a variety of sailboats - from dinghies to keelboats.
First Friday Art Walk in Downtown Fairhope, March 3rd! NEW EXHIBIT: Members' Juried Show. This annual exhibit showcases various work from the Artist Level members of the Eastern Shore Art Association. Artist Members were able to submit 3 original works done in any media. This year's judge: David Houston, Director of the Ohr O’Keefe Museum of Art in Biloxi, Mississippi. Work will be on display through April 28, 2023.RETURNING EXHIBIT: “Southern Folk Art.” A collection of recent acquisitions donated to
MCALEER’S OPENS NEW FOLEY SHOWROOM! Ribbon Cutting Celebration Scheduled for April 13th at 4:00pm Foley, February 27, 2023 - McAleer’s Office Furniture Co., Inc. is expanding and has opened its third location in Foley, AL. The new showroom, located at 15479 AL-59, officially opened for business on February 27, 2023. McAleer’s has successfully established itself in the Mobile, AL and Pensacola, FL business communities, and thanks to their loyal customers, have been going strong now for 44 Years! The new
Wright Named to National IT Board MOBILE, Alabama (2/28/2023) -- Louis Wright, M.B.A., chief information security officer (CISO) and director of IT Infrastructure at USA Health, was one of several health system executives named to College of Healthcare Information Management Executive (CHIME) boards overseeing health IT, cybersecurity and data analytics. Wright, who joined USA Health in August 2005, was elected to the board of the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS),
Mobile Bay Realty Celebrates 3rd Year in Business in February 2023 MOBILE, ALABAMA— Mobile Bay Realty, a leading real estate agency serving the Mobile Bay area, is proud to celebrate its three-year anniversary. Founded by experienced real estate professional Allison Ward, Mobile Bay Realty has quickly become known for its commitment to providing personalized attention to every client. In just a short time, the company has established itself as a trusted resource for both buyers and sellers in
Spring Hill College Announces the Inauguration of its 39th President, Mary H. Van Brunt, PhD (Mobile, Ala.) Spring Hill College marks the beginning of Women’s History Month by preparing for the Inauguration of Mary H. Van Brunt, PhD, the first female president in the College’s 193-year history. The ceremony will take place Friday, March 17, at 10:00 am in the Arthur R. Outlaw Recreation Center. The Commissioning Mass by the Provincial, Fr. Thomas Greene, S.J. will be held on Thursday, March 16,
SailTime Alabama announces a newly scheduled ASA 103/104 class for April 10-13. Over 4 days and 3 nights aboard a Beneteau 40.1 yacht, this course covers both ASA 103 Coastal Cruising and ASA 104 Bareboat Cruising. Enroll now to reserve a seat ... and start studying!
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Beef O'Brady's new location with a ribbon cutting! The restaurant is now located at 8495 Spanish Fort Blvd, Spanish Fort, AL. Beef O'Brady's is a family owned and operated restaurant. "Looking for good food and good sports, Spanish Fort? Burgers, Tacos, Wings, Fajitas, even Surf & Turf can all be found on Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Daily Values and To Go menu. Our weekday restaurant deals mean you don’t have to search for lunch specials or dinner specials. Plus,
Goodwyn Mills Cawood Announces 2023 Board Appointments Goodwyn Mills Cawood (GMC) is pleased to announce John Bricken, Executive Vice President of Landscape Architecture, and Steve Jernigan, Regional Vice President of Florida, have been appointed to the firm’s board of directors. In addition, Lee Walters, Regional Vice President of the Gulf Coast, has been named board chairman for 2023 and 2024. Bricken has been with GMC since 2006 and was promoted to his current role as leader of the landscape
Mortgage Lender Britni Rivers-Robinson Joins River Bank & Trust Saraland, Alabama, February 14, 2023: Coastal Region President Doug Thomas is pleased to announce that Britni Rivers-Robinson has joined River Bank & Trust as Vice President & Mortgage Lender. With a decade of real estate lending experience, Rivers will provide home financing assistance to clients throughout the Coastal Region. "We're incredibly excited to welcome Britni to our team," says Thomas. "Her in-depth mortgage expertise,
Bayside Academy Names Barrett Trotter Head Football Coach Daphne, Ala., February 16, 2023 – We are excited to announce that Bayside Academy has hired Barrett Trotter as the head varsity football coach. Head of School Scott Phillipps and Athletic Director Jamie Ferguson believe Coach Trotter is the best person to help lead Bayside football into the next era. Dr. Phillipps said, “More than anything, we were looking for a man who would buy in to our culture and love and develop the young men in our
Infirmary Health to Host Hiring Events in Mobile, Fairhope for Licensed Healthcare Professionals Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Health is pleased to announce two upcoming hiring events in Mobile and Fairhope for current healthcare professionals looking to accelerate their career. The events will feature Infirmary Health’s expert recruiting and management team, who will be on hand to meet with registered nurses, radiology technicians, respiratory therapists, IT professionals, pharmacists and more. Attendees can
Mobile Symphony Plays Classical Music’s Biggest Romantic Hits, March 11 & 12 The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) aims to pull at the heartstrings with Musical Romance, Saturday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, March 12, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. The program celebrates two of classical music’s most romantic masterworks: Tchaikovsky’s Romeo & Juliet and Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with piano sensation Joyce Yang. “Classical music’s Romantic era has many faces,” says
The Original Oyster House Hosts Job Fairs $300 March Sign-On Bonus and other Spring/Summer incentives Hiring All BOH Positions at Original Oyster House | Gulf Shores & Causeway Seasonal • Part Time • Full Time The Original Oyster House is hosting two job fairs: Fri., March 3, 2023 from 11 am to 3 pm at the Gulf Shores location and Fri., March 10, 2023 from 11 am to 3 pm at the Mobile Causeway location. Job seekers will find a wealth of exciting opportunities including a March $300 sign-on bonus
Content Fresh Featured as Agency Success Story by Cloud Campaign Mobile, AL | February 22, 2023 Mobile-Ala.-based Content Fresh was highlighted in an agency report by Boulder-based software developer Cloud Campaign. The social media management tool is utilized by thousands of agencies globally, and only four were selected to highlight in their 2023 State of the Agency Report. The report highlights four successful strategies used by agencies to survive the pandemic- and inflation-filled times. Content
While SailTime Alabama involves sailboats, PowerTime Alabama offers membership, classes and charters on powerboats. Classic and Lite memberships are currently available on "Knot Virtual" a Sea Hunt 234 Ultra located at Fly Creek Marina. Your boat is ready when you are! Contact us!
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Publix in Fairhope with a ribbon cutting. The newest Publix is located in The Shops at Point Clear at 22530 US-98 Suite 100, Fairhope, AL.
Daphne, Ala. – As of Friday, February 10, Infirmary Health has completed the sale of the Thomas Medical Center building, located at 27961 US-98 in Daphne, to the City of Daphne. Infirmary Health and its affiliates will continue to conduct all current operations at this location as a tenant of the City of Daphne for the next three to six years as plans for a replacement facility are finalized and all required relocation approvals are obtained. “We are pleased to partner with the City of Daphne to sell
Waterville is Proud to Announce the Addition of Two Top Golf Swing Suites, Bowling Lanes, and The Lagoon Bar
WATERVILLE USAFebruary 18, 2023 Gulf Shores, AL – Waterville is proud to announce the addition of two Top Golf Swing Suites, bowling lanes, and The Lagoon Bar. Waterville USA will house the most advanced golf and interactive multiport simulator available, for fun and interactive social gatherings or private practice sessions. This will be in addition to Waterville’s already fun lineup of attractions including a waterpark, two Escape Rooms, the Flowrider, updated go-carts, 36 holes of miniature golf, Fun
Bayside Academy Congratulates Youth Leadership Graduates Daphne, Ala., February 15, 2023 – Bayside Academy congratulates its five students who graduated from the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce’s Youth Leadership program last week. The participants work on group projects to learn about issues in our community. According to the Chamber of Commerce, “This year, two groups of students were formed. One group presented on the issue of mental health and assistance in local schools. The other group presented
Bishop State Community College Pumps $190.4 Million into Local Economy MOBILE, Ala., February 14, 2023 — Students and alumni of colleges within the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) add $6.6 billion to Alabama’s economy, supporting one out of every 27 jobs in the state, according to an economic impact report released Monday. The independent, 102-page report by Lightcast estimates the Alabama Community College System directly impacts 98,923 jobs in the state, representing about 2.7% of
Join us as we welcome William J. Terry, Jr., MD and Jacob J. Jorns, MD. Both board-certified urologists, Dr. Terry’s specialties include kidney stone treatment, men’s health and treatment of prostate, kidney and bladder cancers. Dr. Jorns specializes in endourology as well as laparoscopic kidney surgery. They are both accepting new patients. Call 251-433-1895 to schedule your appointment or visit www.uampa.com Dr. William Terry will see patients at our 168 Mobile Infirmary Blvd. office while Dr.
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT TO EXPAND ORTHOPAEDIC PRACTICE WITH OPENING OF 5th LOCATION IN SPANISH FORT Daphne, Ala. (February 9, 2023) – Baldwin Bone & Joint is pleased to announce it will expand its practice with the addition of a new office location in Spanish Fort projected to open in the spring of 2024. The new orthopaedic office will be located at 10701 Eastern Shore Boulevard. The 10,300-square-foot facility will house 18 exam rooms and four procedure rooms, as well as an X-ray and MRI suite and
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the Eastern Shore Republican Women with a ribbon cutting. Eastern Shore Republican Women is a group of women dedicated to promoting conservative values in our community. Our Goal is to EMPOWER, EDUCATE and ELECT Republican Women in our county, state and country. We meet at noon on the 2nd Thursday of each month at The Fairhope Yacht Club. RSVP on our FB page. All are welcome! Learn more by visiting their WEBSITE.
Thomas Hospital Celebrates 100th Inspire Procedure Sleep apnea can now be treated with the touch of a button Thomas Hospital is excited to announce that Keith Kowal, M.D., has performed the 100th Inspire procedure at Thomas Hospital. Inspire is an FDA approved device used to treat sleep apnea. Unlike a CPAP, the small Inspire device is implanted in the body and prevents airway obstruction while sleeping. The device is turned on and off, just before bedtime and again in the morning, with the click of
Congratulations to our 2023 Youth Leadership Graduates The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce Foundation is pleased to announce the graduates from the 2023 Youth Leadership program. A ceremony was held Monday evening at Coastal Alabama Community College in honor of the graduates. Parents and students attended from each of the participating schools. Alabama House Representative, Matt Simpson, spoke briefly about the success of this graduating class and how he is excited to watch them grow and see
Avizo Group, Inc. Announces Rachel G. Young, CPA as President and Chief Executive Officer (Fairhope, Ala.) Avizo Group, Inc., one of the Gulf Coast's leading CPA and business consulting firms, has announced the appointment of Rachel G. Young, CPA, CGMA, MAcc as the organization’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Rachel has been with Avizo Group, Inc. for 21 years, serving as a shareholder for 6 years and as Director of Assurance Services for 8 years. Her expertise includes providing auditing,
Team YachtingSailTime Alabama announces a new offering this year: Team Yachting! This corporate team building class (up to 6 members) includes breakfast & lunch as well as awards during a closing reception. The curriculum can be tailored to meet team objectives of the class. SailTime Alabamaalabama@sailtime.comwww.sailtime.com/alabama251-900-SAIL
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Bondi Bowls Gulf Coast with a ribbon cutting! Bondi Bowls Gulf Coast is located at 1501 US Hwy 98 Unit 1A in Daphne, AL. Bondi Bowls is a smoothie bowl company serving healthy and nutritional food while uplifting the communities it serves. Bondi's ingredients are pure, vegan, organic and clean. Avoiding refined sugar and dairy products, each bowl, smoothie and juice is made to enjoy clean and healthy eating. "We have 2 food trucks and
Bayside Academy Students Win Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Daphne, Ala., January 31, 2023 – Bayside Academy is very proud to announce the results of the Region-at-Large competition of the 100th year of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. We congratulate our students who have been honored with a Scholastic Art & Writing Award in one of the most prestigious art competitions for high school students in the United States. Since 1923, the Scholastic Awards have recognized some of America’s most
Baldwin & Mobile County, AL–Home Boss Inspection is pleased to announce that Riaan du Plessis is now credentialed as a Certified Master Inspector (CMI)® , which is the inspection industry’s top professional designation. The Master Inspector Certification Board has awarded the Certified Master Inspector (CMI)® designation to Mr. Riaan du Plessis for demonstrating the highest level of competency by completing over 1,000 fee-paid inspections and/or hours of inspection-related Continuing Education, for
Urgent Care of Fairhope is now open six days a week to meet the needs of Eastern Shore families. The walk-in clinic treats minor injuries, non-life-threatening illnesses, and other common medical issues that need timely and knowledgeable care. The urgent care also offers occupational health services and can perform basic laboratory testing, physical exams, and diagnostic imaging conveniently on site. "I am so excited to be able to bring much-needed urgent care services to our community of Fairhope. I
Baldwin Bone & Joint Partners with Baldwin County Public Schools & City Hope Church for Annual Many More Miles Shoe Drive
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT PARTNERS WITH BALDWIN COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS & CITY HOPE CHURCH FOR 19TH ANNUAL MANY MORE MILES SHOE DRIVE Daphne, Ala. (Feb. 1, 2023) – Local school-age kids, runners and exercise enthusiasts may have put a lot of miles on old running shoes and shoes for all purposes, but when they are donated to the “Many More Miles” campaign, those gently used shoes will come to life again as they land on the feet of someone who really needs them. For the 19th year, Baldwin Bone & Joint, P.C.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the newest addition to The Hope Farm, The Barn @ The Hope Farm located at 915 Nichols Avenue in Fairhope, AL. The Barn @ The Hope Farm serves Nova Coffee, pastries, lunch and hosts speciality events such as mixologies and wine tastings. The Hope Farm was excited to offer this addition to our community and partner with other local businesses like Nova Coffee. The Barn Hours:Coffee and PastriesMonday – Friday: 7am-3pmSaturday – Sunday: 8am-3pmLunch MenuMonday
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Fairhope Sweet Shop with a ribbon cutting! They are now located at 42 1/2 Section , Suite 4 in Downtown Fairhope! Fairhope Sweet Shop is a candy and gifts store with an interesting twist as to why this family decided to open their business. "Tiffany started it because she was dental assistant and people disliked coming to see her, now people love to visit her at the Fairhope Sweet Shop" says owner David Costales. "Growing up I spent all
BBB Industries Releases 28 Remy® New Part Numbers Covering Over 9.3 Million Vehicles DAPHNE, ALABAMA – BBB Industries, LLC (BBB), a leading sustainable manufacturer of automotive aftermarket parts, released 28 SKUs to the Remy® brand of starters and alternators. “This quarter, Remy® is adding coverage for more than 9.3 million cars and light trucks that have just come off vehicle manufacturer’s original warranty,” said Matt Heater, director of marketing and product management. “Our ongoing commitment to
The school system, in partnership with the Education Coalition, is hosting a fundraising event for future teacher scholarship next week at Oak Hollow and are in need of donations.
Bayside Academy to Host Open House Daphne, Ala., January 23, 2023 – Bayside Academy is pleased to announce an Admissions Open House scheduled for Monday, February 6 at 9:00 a.m. Interested parents should visit www.baysideacademy.org/admissions or contact the Admissions Office at (251) 338-6446 or email@example.com to register for the event. Bayside Academy is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in grades PK3–12.
Join us:Innovate Alabama Supplemental Grant Application WorkshopWednesday, Jan. 25 at 2:00 p.m. CST Innovate Alabama will host a virtual workshop Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 2:00 p.m. CST for small businesses interested in applying for the Innovate Alabama Supplemental Grant. You are eligible to apply for the Innovate Alabama Supplemental Grant if you received SBIR/STTR Phase I or Phase II Awards on or after July 21, 2021.AgendaOverview of the application portal and guidelinesUpdates to the
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Summer Moon Coffee located at 1539 HWY 98, Suite 203 in Daphne. Summer Moon Coffee was founded by closely-knit family and friends in Texas Hill Country. The founders have always had one goal in mind: to create a distinctive, out-of-this-world, experience that people will go out of their way to enjoy.The coffee shops offer customers an experience to be shared through coffee and atmospheres that inspire the warmth of cozy evenings under a
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new business and member, Southern Nightscape, with a ribbon cutting! Southern Nightscape is an event, holiday and landscape lighting company. They focus on Halloween, Christmas, and Mardi Gras lighting, but can do anything your vision desires. In 2023 they will be expanding into landscape and event lighting. "We wanted to provide a service to our community that would be fun and festive. Our sister company is Mosquito Joe." "We look forward to lighting
USA Scientist Awarded Grant to Reduce Risks to Astronauts’ Health MOBILE, Ala. – Astronauts are exposed to numerous conditions that are detrimental to their health, not only while in space but potentially long after they return to earth. With a grant totaling $918,940 from the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH), scientists at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama will test means to reduce oxidative damage to cells and tissues, and better
USS ALABAMA Crewmate Program Opens for 2023 MOBILE, ALABAMA, January 10, 2023 – Now hear this! Battleship Memorial Park is now accepting applications for the 2023-2024 USS ALABAMA Crewmate Program. Applications will be available beginning Monday, January 23. Applications may be downloaded from our website at https://www.ussalabama.com/get-involved/crewmates/ or picked up at Battleship Memorial Park’s Ticket Office, 2703 Battleship Parkway. The Ticket Office is open daily from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00
GO Teal and White Campaign to Raise Awareness About Cervical Cancer MOBILE, Alabama (01/17/2023) -- Many women in Alabama postponed regular screenings for cervical cancer, especially during surges of COVID-19. As a result, more women could be diagnosed with cancer at later, more dangerous stages. “COVID-19 has caused many women to miss pap tests or follow-ups to detect cervical pre-cancer and adolescents to miss HPV vaccinations that prevent cervical cancer and six other cancers in men and women,”
Mobile Film Office Awards the EVA to the Original Oyster House for the Most Festive Creative Project
Mobile Film Office Awards the EVA to the Original Oyster House for the Most Festive Creative Project The Mobile Film Office congratulated the Original Oyster House on Christmas Eve for winning the EVA award for the holiday video “The Christmas Song” the OOH version, sung by Dre Lawson, the dining room manager of the Causeway Original Oyster House. The classic song’s lyrics were rewritten by Cecilia Mace, marketing director of the Original Oyster House Restaurants. The video, also produced by Mace,
SRS INCORPORATED LAUNCHES ADVANCED BUILDING PRODUCTS DISTRIBUTION CENTER IN LOXLEY, ALABAMA The new business focus heralds emphasis on recent materials and supply trends in the construction industry - allowing local contractors to have a wide supply of national product offerings while easing costs and supply chain issues LOXLEY, ALABAMA, – SRS Distribution headquartered in Dallas, TX, has announced the launch of the company’s latest new “Greenfield” distribution and sales center located in Loxley,
LOVE2SAIL for 10% Off Interested in sailing? American Sailing Association (ASA) classes are a great place to start. Extended until February 28th, use promotion code LOVE2SAIL when enrolling online at www.sailtime.com/alabama/school for 10% off ASA classes in March or April. Or call 251-900-SAIL (7245) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Local Banker Dawn Finch Joins River Bank & Trust Mobile, AL, January 18, 2023: Coastal Region President Doug Thomas is pleased to announce that Dawn Finch has joined River Bank & Trust. As Assistant Vice President & Relationship Manager, Finch will build relationships with consumer and commercial clients throughout the region, helping them reach their financial goals. "Dawn is a talented local banker and a welcome addition to our team," says Thomas. "Her financial expertise and community
Youth Leadership Business Smarts Day was held on Wednesday, January 18. Business Smarts Day is a career exploration day. The following businesses were represented: Whitney Hancock Castle Technologies Coastal Alabama Community College Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services Kimberly Clark True Therapy B4 Properties LTN Insurance Mossbridge Capital Partners Federal Bureau Investigation – Mobile Field Office
Williams Hogue Named Future Trauma Leader for the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma After a highly competitive application process, Ashley Williams Hogue, M.D., a trauma surgeon at USA Health University Hospital, recently was selected as a Future Trauma Leader (FTL) through the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. As one of the highest honors for a junior trauma surgeon, the recognition was given to only five surgeons nationwide this year. “To be selected as a Future
Mobile Bay NEP Welcomes New Staff Member Join us in welcoming Blair Morrison to the Mobile Bay National Estuary Program team. Blair joined us in December as the new Science and Monitoring Program Lead. She will be coordinating with stakeholders on the long-term evaluation of ecosystems throughout watersheds of Mobile Bay. As a key component of this work, she will help oversee the MBNEP’s Science Advisory Committee (SAC) – an interdisciplinary group of researchers and scientists experienced in the
Some business owners may have questions as to how the new gun law may impact their business. Can you restrict weapons on your property? What about employees? It is a great opportunity to ask questions from officers, Sheriff’s Office and DA’s office. ** Alabama Constitutional Carry became effective January 1, 2023. This law will allow the concealed carry of a handgun by any person 21 years of age or older without a permit. But what all does the new law include? Come join the Fairhope
Welcome Our New Agent, Lillian Travis, to the AN team! Lillian specializes in both new construction and resales on the Eastern Shore. After 12 years of being a stay-at-home mom of three and with a love of real estate, Lillian decided to pursue her interest and got her license in 2015, closing more than $5 million in sales her first year and almost $30 million in 2020. In the past seven years she has handled more than 280 transactions. She loves helping clients find their perfect home and is humbled by
Bayside Academy Places Second in the AISA District Math Competition Daphne, Ala., January 10, 2023 – Bayside Academy‘s middle school and upper school math teams finished runner-up at the Alabama Independent School Association (AISA) District Math Competition today. Middle school mathletes include eighth graders Tbug Baker, Amelia Hicks, Anna Flynn Hughes, Ethan Kok, and Farrah Lane and 7th grader Huan Chen, who was the highest individual scorer. Upper school mathletes include seniors Hunter Hyderally,
Help Baldwin County Schools Through Spring Fever Chase Thomas Hospital & Wells Fargo invite you to become a sponsor of the 45th Annual Spring Fever Chase, a 10k and 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk that winds through beautiful downtown Fairhope and overlooks Mobile Bay. This year, the run will take place on March 18, and as always, the proceeds are dispersed to Baldwin County schools to purchase PE equipment to help our children stay active and healthy. Since 2012, we have gifted over $72,000! As a sponsor,
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT PARTNERS WITH BALDWIN COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS & CITY HOPE CHURCH FOR 19TH ANNUAL MANY MORE MILES SHOE DRIVE Community Outreach Campaign Kickoff - January 9 Daphne, Ala. (Jan. 12, 2023) – Local school-age kids, runners and exercise enthusiasts may have put a lot of miles on old running shoes and shoes for all purposes, but when they are donated to the “Many More Miles” campaign, those gently used shoes will come to life again as they land on the feet of someone who really needs
Battleship Memorial Park Announces 2022 Attendance MOBILE, ALABAMA, January 12, 2023 – USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park is proud to have welcomed 340,380 guests in 2022. The Battleship Commission and staff are grateful to everyone who supported the park as we honor those who have bravely served our country. USS ALABAMA Battleship Commission Chairman Terry Ankerson comments, “We were pleased with the number of visitors to USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park in 2022. Our international visitors
The Eastern Shore Chamber celebrated the re-launch of Fairhope Living with a ribbon cutting! Fairhope Living is Community Magazine focusing on the families and unique characteristics that make up Fairhope."Fairhope Living was launched during the Covid-19 Pandemic Shutdown and then was relaunched in November of 2022 as an Independent Magazine, owned and operated by local Fairhope Native Alodia Arnold." You can subscribe online to Fairhope Living and learn more by visiting their WEBSITE.
Celebrate the New Year with New Exhibits at First Friday Art Walk! NEW EXHIBIT: “Flora, Fauna, and Figures” Paintings by Patt Odom. Patt explores new ideas, brushwork, media and tools with this visually inspiring series. She has been an educator for over 50 years and has closely studied the Old Masters, as well as the work of current national and international artists. On display: January 6 – February 25, 2023. NEW EXHIBIT: “One Brush Stroke for Four Gentlemen”. This exhibit will highlight the work of
Pathology Faculty from USA Receive Funding for Breast Cancer Research MOBILE, Ala. – Three pathology faculty members at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama were awarded grants from the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama (BCRFA) as part of the organization’s $1.3 million investment in state-based research in 2022. Debanjan Chakroborty, Ph.D., assistant professor of pathology; Seema Singh, Ph.D., professor of pathology; and Luis del Pozo-Yauner, M.D.,
Capstone Gulf Shores Business Moves to New Location Kaiser Sotheby's International Realty and Kaiser Vacation Rentals, well-known names in Gulf Shores/ Orange beach real estate sales and rentals for more than 40 years, recently announced their relocation to 2001 West First Street in Gulf Shores. Leonard Kaiser, Founder and Owner of the real estate sales/vacation rental businesses and the Kaiser Building on Hwy. 59 said, “We are excited to share the news that Wealth Hospitality Inc., a resort
Santa Visits Thomas Hospital When you can’t be home for Christmas, Santa will make a way to find you. Because this little patient thought Santa Claus might not know he wouldn’t be home on Christmas morning, Santa paid a special visit to Thomas Hospital’s pediatric department to brighten his day. Watch Video Here: https://jwp.io/s/1pny0L5j
Infirmary Health, Gulf Orthopaedics Announce Partnership with Bayside Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Fairhope, Ala. – Infirmary Health and its orthopaedic specialty clinic, Gulf Orthopaedics, are proud to announce a strategic affiliation with Bayside Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. The team at Bayside Orthopaedics includes Joanne Baird, M.D.; Joey F. Carter, M.D.; Jason R. Determann, M.D.; Leslie V. Rush, III, D.O.; A. Jay Savage, M.D.; and Thomas Terral, M.D. Together, with the team at Gulf Orthopaedics, these experienced and trusted physicians will provide the latest, most advanced surgical and
Welcome to Fairhope Landing RV Resort LLC located at 10050 RV There Yet Lane in Fairhope, AL! The brand new RV Resort is NOW ACCEPTING reservations. "We are a 75 unit class A RV Resort located in the heart of Fairhope, Al. Our facility features a 3500 sq ft clubhouse, resort size pool and 20x60 level concrete pads that accommodate nearly any size RV." "Our site is located on the former Battey Family Dairy Farm. The Battey's were part of the original Quaker Family settlements from the early 1900s. Several
The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office will host Chaplains Training for the public. This training is for all faiths. Each attendee will receive training to become a certified Law Enforcement Chaplain through the ICPC (International Conference of Police Chaplains). Linked below is the sign up form and answers to most questions the chaplains/churches may have. The training will be February 15—17th, 2023 in Robertsdale @ the Baldwin County Commission Office, Auditorium, on Palmer Street. Lead Chaplain
This is a fun and engaging opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look of how our department works. We will meet every Tuesday evening for six weeks and you will get some hands-on opportunities with crime scene collection, K9 training, virtual firearms training and more.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated SailTime Alabama with a ribbon cutting! SailTime Alabama provides multiple ways to enjoy Mobile Bay: annual memberships, certified classes or captained charters.As an annual member, SailTime Alabama offers you the opportunity to spend time on the water with friends and family, with easy online scheduling, and without the expense or obligations of private boat ownership. Sailing classes are led by instructors certified by the American Sailing Association. And
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Eastern Shore Pharmacy with a ribbon cutting! Eastern Shore Pharmacy is a family pharmacy owned by husband and wife, Steve and Amy Gifford. "We are dedicated to serving the greater Fairhope area with medication, health screenings, vaccinations, and point of care testing." "The small town atmosphere of Fairhope encouraged us to open a family pharmacy. We love people and are passionate about health. It had always been a dream of ours and after moving down
Infirmary Occupational Health welcomes Julia Dannelley, M.D. and Andrew Paul, D.O. Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Occupational Health welcomes Julia Dannelley, M.D. and Andrew Paul, D.O. Dr. Dannelley and Dr. Paul are trusted and experienced certified occupational medicine physicians. Infirmary Occupational Health provides quality occupational health, workers’ compensation injury treatment and wellness services. Dr. Dannelley has practiced medicine for more than 25 years. She is a graduate of the University
Bayside Academy Congratulates SALT Photo Contest Winners Daphne, Ala., December 8, 2022 – Bayside Academy is proud to congratulate our 2022 winners of the South Alabama Land Trust (SALT) Photo Contest. The contest is sponsored by SALT to showcase the natural beauty of coastal Alabama. To view the winning photography, please visit https://southalabamalandtrust.org/salt-photo-contest/. Junior Fauna First Place: Sophia Haines ‘25 Junior Flora First Place: Elizabeth Ernest ‘24 Second Place: Sophia
Coastal Alabama's Nursing Apprenticeship Model Awarded Governor’s Work-Based Learning Seal of Excell
Coastal Alabama Community College ended 2022 with a bang by being awarded the Governor’s Work-Based Learning Seal of Excellence for a nursing apprenticeship model announced earlier this year. Coastal Alabama received the overall award, competing against work-based learning models from the seven workforce regions across the State. In mid-November, staff from the Nursing & Allied Health Department and the Workforce Development Department at Coastal Alabama presented the apprenticeship model as a
Baldwin Bone & Joint Partners with Baldwin County Public Schools & City Hope Church for 19th Annual Many More Miles Shoe Drive
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT PARTNERS WITH BALDWIN COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS & CITY HOPE CHURCH FOR 19TH ANNUAL MANY MORE MILES SHOE DRIVE Community Outreach Campaign to Kickoff January 9 Daphne, Ala. (Dec. 12, 2022) – Local school-age kids, runners and exercise enthusiasts may have put a lot of miles on old running shoes and shoes for all purposes, but when they are donated to the “Many More Miles” campaign, those gently used shoes will come to life again as they land on the feet of someone who really needs
Guess who’s coming to town?! Mark your calendar, because Santa will be at The Wacked Out Weiner, in Daphne, this Saturday, December 17, beginning at 11am!! Bring the kiddos for a visit, take all the FREE pictures you want, and grab a yummy lunch with the family! Don’t worry parents, we have a surprise for you too! For each meal purchase made, you will be entered in a drawing to win a W.O.W. tee shirt!! See you Saturday at 2101 US Hwy 98, from 11am-3pm!
Roberts Brothers Real Estate Recognized as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in Alabama” by Business Alabama Magazine
Roberts Brothers Real Estate Recognized as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in Alabama” by Business Alabama Magazine MOBILE, Alabama (December 13, 2022) – Roberts Brothers, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and south Alabama’s top real estate firm, has been named one of the small-medium companies as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in Alabama” by Business Alabama magazine. An awards event was held on Tuesday, December 1st in Birmingham, Alabama, to honor the 20 companies recognized. “We
Third Class of International Home Cooks to Receive Culinary Certifications! The Hispanic American Business Association of the Gulf Coast (HABAGC) recognized a need to assist Hispanic home cooks, some new to our community, by helping promote food preparation skills along with business entrepreneurship. After winning a competitive grant from Mobile United, HABAGC along with Bishop State Community College and Coastal Alabama Community College created a culinary certification program for these home
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated a new member, ANEW, Body, Beauty and Wellness Spa, with a ribbon cutting! ANEW, Body, Beauty and Wellness Spa is located at 2004 US HIGHWAY 98, SUITE C, in Daphne, AL. "ANEW is your new spa for ANEW You!" "We are the first in the State of Alabama with INSTASCULPTING’s cutting edge technology. Our body sculpting treatments are non-invasive, non-painful, providing instant results with zero downtime, we also offer OxyGeneo Facials the facial of the future and
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated HOMEFIT Fairhope with a ribbon cutting. HOMEFIT Fairhope offers certified personal trainers that come to your home! Hannah Birchfield, trainer of HOMEFIT Fairhope, says, "I have a love of health and fitness and understand that not everyone can make it to the gym. People are busy, they have kids, they are retired and HOMEFIT helps them prioritize themselves." "I just moved to Fairhope in May and decided to start HOMEFIT in June" says Hannah. "I truly care
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce and Central Baldwin Chamber of Commerce celebrated SoCo Roofing & Restoration with a joint ribbon cutting! SoCo Roofing & Restoration's office is located at 22533 AL Hwy 59 North in Robertsdale, AL.They specialize in roof repair, installation, inspections, and storm damage. Keith and Don Mahone, natives to Baldwin County are brothers and both run the company. To learn more, visit their WEBSITE.
Congratulations to Urology Associates on their groundbreaking ceremony! Urology Associates is excited to offer an additional location at 451 N. Greeno Road, Fairhope, AL. Urology Associates was founded in 1948 on the idea of providing the highest quality urologic care possible, while remembering that we do not just treat the disease state but the person as well. Seventy years later, our physicians and staff continue to complete this same mission. Our entire team is committed to staying up-to-date on the
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Millenia Jewelers with a ribbon cutting! They are now located at 1501 U.S. Hwy. 98 in Daphne, AL. They specialize in custom design and jewelry repair. Millenia Jewelers has been in business 22 years and say customer service comes first. Learn more by visiting their WEBSITE.
Sam Sealy Wins 2022?Historic Hotels?of America Annual Awards of Excellence Ambassador of the Year Award
Sam Sealy Wins 2022 Historic Hotels of America Annual Awards of Excellence Ambassador of the Year Award Point Clear, AL, November 18, 2022 – The Grand Hotel Golf Resort & Spa in Point Clear, AL is pleased to announce Sam Sealy is the winner of the Ambassador of the Year Award, an honor that was announced at the 2022 Historic Hotels of America Annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony and Gala Dinner at the Grand Hotel Golf Resort & Spa in Point Clear, Alabama, on Thursday, November 17, 2022. Awards were
Quincy Compressor Awarded 2022 Best Companies to Work for in Alabama BAY MINETTE, Ala., December 1, 2022 – Quincy Compressor was recently named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Alabama. This annual program is in its thirteenth year - created by Business Alabama magazine and Best Companies Group. This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best employers in Alabama, benefiting the economy, workforce, and businesses. To be considered for participation,
US Marines and Original Oyster House Host Toys for Tots Event Sunday, Dec. 11 The Original Oyster House restaurants is a drop site for Toys for Tots again this year. On Sunday, December 11, the US Marines will join us at the Mobile Causeway location from 6 pm to 8 pm, to pick up the donated toys, take photos with your family and wish everyone a happy Christmas. If you are interested in participating, please drop off an unwrapped toy or consider donating by check to Toys for Tots. You can place
Flourish Community 3rd Annual Christmas Open House!
ALDOT: MOBILE RIVER BRIDGE FINANCIALLY VIABLE, WILL MOVE FORWARD Mobile, Ala. – The Eastern Shore and Mobile Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) today announced that the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) will be moving forward with the Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project, prior to knowing the results of outstanding applications for federal Mega Grant and Bridge Investment Program funding. In a memo sent to the chairs of the Eastern Shore and Mobile MPOs, ALDOT
Eastern Shore Art Center Receives $14,600 in Grant Funding from the Alabama State Council on the Arts
Eastern Shore Art Center Receives $14,600 in Grant Funding from the Alabama State Council on the Arts Eastern Shore Art Center (ESAC) has received two grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts to help fund artist awards for the annual Outdoor Art Show held every March and to aid in administrative salary support. With growing programs and events, ESAC has been hopeful to increase additional hourly staff support to keep pace with the increased level of activity. Executive Director Bryant
Bellator Real Estate & Development Welcomes 9 New REALTORS® Spanish Fort, Alabama (Dec. 7, 2022)—Bellator Real Estate & Development has welcomed nine new REALTORS® since September 2022 in its Eastern Shore, Fairhope, Gulf Shores, Mobile, Beckham Partners and Orange Beach offices. Each of Bellator’s new agents brings unique experiences and qualifications to the company: Lindsay Ford (Gulf Shores), Drew Hale (Fairhope), Sarah MacDonald (Orange Beach), Hannah Grim of The Ott Group (Eastern Shore),
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Pop & Pour Party Co. located at 1809 Main Street in Daphne with a ribbon cutting. Pop & Pour specializes in elevated party goods and supplies while also bringing a fresh selection of gifts for everybody on your list. "There was a major need for a party supply company on the Eastern Shore and surrounding area. We were lacking in unique and fun selections from higher end (yet affordable) party supply brands. We not only have party supplies for every theme you
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of CrossBay Digital with a ribbon cutting! They are now located at 356 Morphy Avenue, Suite B in Fairhope. CrossBay Digital is a specialty marketing company whose mission is to help you promote your business through the use of digital mediums, wide format printing, and customized products and apparel. "We wanted to help local businesses to create and grow their brands so they can be recognized and compete in the digital economy." We're
USA Health Gains Approval to Build Freestanding Surgery Center in West Mobile MOBILE, Alabama (11/21/2022) -- USA Health has gained approval to build a multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center on its West Mobile Campus that is currently home to the USA Health Freestanding Emergency Department and USA Health Medical Office Building. The state’s Certificate of Need Review Board voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve the center, which will be located along Hillcrest Road near the University of
Susan Stein Wins 2022?Historic Hotels?of America Annual Awards of Excellence Historian of the Year Award
Susan Stein Wins 2022 Historic Hotels of America Annual Awards of Excellence Historian of the Year Award Point Clear, AL, November 18, 2022 – The Grand Hotel Golf Resort & Spa in Point Clear, AL is pleased to announce Susan Stein is the winner of the Historian of the Year Award, an honor that was announced at the 2022 Historic Hotels of America Annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony and Gala Dinner at the Grand Hotel Golf Resort & Spa in Point Clear, Alabama, on Thursday, November 17, 2022. Awards were
Mobile Bay NEP Expands its Staff Join us in welcoming Michael Roberts and Shemika Brown to the Mobile Bay National Estuary Program team. Michael is the new Program Manager and will be instrumental in the development and implementation of the next Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan (CCMP) for Alabama’s estuaries and coast. Before joining us, Michael served as Deputy Director of the Maryland Department of the Environment Water Quality Finance Administration, where he focused his efforts on
Mobile Symphony’s Cinematic Christmas Salutes Holiday Movies, Dec. 10 & 11 The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) invites holiday concertgoers to Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas with the MSO, Saturday, Dec. 10, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 11, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. The orchestra’s annual Christmas concert is a Gulf Coast family tradition, and this year’s performance features beautiful music from popular holiday movies. A Cinematic Christmas includes White Christmas,
Ware Jewelers Encourages You To Give Back in a Big Way By Shopping Small this Holiday Season Each Time You Shop at a Locally-Owned Business, Your Money Flows Through the Local Economy at a Rate of 7X! [Auburn, AL, Nov. 17, 2022] – We’ve all heard the saying “A little bit goes a long way.” In the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, no truer words could be spoken. Between hanging Christmas lights, prepping all those holiday decorations, cooking a full holiday feast, and wrapping what seems like an
HOMEFIT Fairhope Makes Working Out Easier Personal Trainers that Come to Your House [Fairhope, Alabama]: HOMEFIT Fairhope is officially launching their business, providing a new and innovative way to exercise. They offer exercise programming and nutrition consulting from certified professionals that come to your house, so you don’t have to go to the gym. Join us for a ribbon cutting to celebrate their launch on December 9, 2022 at 12:00 pm at the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce. “I am so excited to
Bayside Academy’s Catherine Doyle ’25 and Ty Postle ’23 Named Mobile Optimist Club’s 1A–5A Runners of the Year
Bayside Academy’s Catherine Doyle ’25 and Ty Postle ’23 Named Mobile Optimist Club’s 1A–5A Runners of the Year Daphne, Ala., November 28, 2022 – Bayside Academy sophomore Catherine Doyle and senior Ty Postle were selected by the Mobile Optimist Club as the 1A–5A Runners of the Year for Mobile and Baldwin County. The Mobile Optimist Club recognizes cross country athletes during the season as Runners of the Week and then chooses one male and one female athlete from 1A–5A and 6A-7A as Runners of the Year.
The Blacksmith Experience will be hosting the 2nd Annual “Knife Making Grudge Match at The Battleship” on Saturday, December 3rd from 9 AM to 3 PM. The event will be at the USS Alabama Battleship Park in Mobile, Alabama. The competition event features 12 past champions and contestants from the History Channel TV Show, Forged in Fire. There is a $5 suggested donation that also registers event participants to win one of the 12 knives forged that day. This is a fundraiser for the Non-Profit Organization
We are hosting a Toy Drive at our office in Bay Minette Dec. 8th 10-2. We will have a food truck on site, and donors can enter to win a Quincy Compressor.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Fireflies Salon and Spa with a ribbon cutting. They are now located at 30500 St Hwy. 181 Suite 240 in Spanish Fort, AL. Fireflies Salon and Spa is a one stop shop including hair services, massage, facials, nails, spray tans, brows, lashes and full body waxing. "I love helping people feel and look their best " says owner, Audra Maxwell. "When I think of fireflies I think of their light. And I feel it’s important to be a light in someone’s
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Salon Coral with a fantastic ribbon cutting! The new salon is located at 209 South Section Street, in Fairhope, AL. Owner, Lindsey Walters says "I was inspired at the very young age of 10 to become a hairstylist and to own my own salon. I grew up around my mom’s best friend, who was a wonderful and inspiring salon owner, and I knew that one day I would own my own salon just like her. I have worked in the industry for over 20 years and
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce had some special visitors at their last ribbon cutting for Service Dogs Alabama, a non-profit dedicated to providing medical and psychiatric Service Dogs to Children, Veterans, and First Responders with disabilities, as well as Facility Intervention Dogs."Our co-founders trained their personal dogs as therapy dogs. When they saw what a huge difference the dogs made in people's lives at therapy visits, they were inspired to begin a program that would enable individuals
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new look of Fast Times, a local gas station, with a ribbon cutting. If you drive by the gas station on HWY 98 in Daphne, you will notice a new mural painted on the side. The new owners commissioned the mural to be painted to feature all of the well-known spots around Daphne and hope to bring the community together as "one". They are looking forward to serving the community more and their first outreach event will be hosted this Saturday, November 19
Bayside Academy Students Excel at Trumbauer Festival Daphne, Ala., November 14, 2022 – Bayside Academy Upper School theatre students competed in The Walter Trumbauer High School District Festival in Mobile on Saturday, November 5, and many will move on to the state competition at Troy University in December. Participating students were Adriane Clemens ’25, Molly Hughes ’25, Lanee Imperato ’25, Michael Klimjack ’24, and Jack Roussos ’24. According to the Alabama Conference of Theatre, “The Walter
Help Table Needs Decide Where to Donate $500 To kick off the holiday season of giving, Table Needs will be donating $500 to charity on #GivingTuesday, November 29, 2022 – but we need your help! With so many amazing charities to choose from, we’re creating a raffle based on recommendations from Table Needs restaurant partners and our social media followers and friends. Simply head over to our Instagram or Facebook page to comment and show your support. Want to get in on the charitable fun? Create a
Infirmary Health Pharmacy Team Sweeps State Awards Congratulations are in order for Thomas Hospital/Infirmary Health pharmacists and a pharmacy tech who swept the Alabama Society of Health System Pharmacists 2022 Awards! The Infirmary Health team is proud to have each of these individuals represent the organization at the statewide level and earn such esteemed awards, including Alabama Health System Pharmacists of the Year – the highest award ALSHP can bestow on any member. Each of these individuals live
Baldwin Cone & Joint Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Services Expands to Include In-Office, Outpatient Procedures
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT HAND, ELBOW & SHOULDER SERVICES EXPANDS TO INCLUDE IN-OFFICE, OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES AND ADDITION OF LESLIE B. DAVIS, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST/CERTIFIED HAND THERAPIST DAPHNE, AL (November 15, 2022) – Baldwin Bone & Joint is pleased to announce the addition of Leslie B. Davis, Occupational Therapist and Certified Hand Therapist, to its hand, elbow and shoulder services team. With over two decades of clinical experience and a specialty in hand therapy, Davis joins Baldwin Bone
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Carol McPhail, USA Health Marketing and Communications Email: email@example.com Prakash awarded 2022 Mayer Mitchell Award for Excellence in Cancer Research MOBILE, Alabama (11/15/2022) – Cancer researcher Aishwarya Prakash, Ph.D., has been named the recipient of the 2022 Mayer Mitchell Award for Excellence in Cancer Research. Prakash is an associate professor in the University of South Alabama Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the
Baldwin REALTORS® Book Drive Successfully Benefits 15 Local Senior Living Communities ROBERTSDALE, Ala. – Last month Baldwin REALTORS® Community Service Committee held a book drive to benefit Baldwin County nursing homes, care facilities, and assisted living communities. REALTOR® members were asked by the committee to bring in new or gently-used books – including children’s books, word searches and magazines – to be sorted and distributed to 15 senior living locations. "Our committee has a heart for the
Join Fastime Saturday, November 19th for a Fall Festival!
Life at Sea Lecture Series Scheduled for February 2023 MOBILE, ALABAMA, November 16, 2022 – USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park will hold their annual Life at Sea Lecture Series each Thursday in February. Lectures begin at 11:00 a.m. and will be held in the Wardroom aboard the USS ALABAMA. Lectures are included with the day’s admission. Life at Sea Lecture Series includes: Thursday, February 2 – Dr. Tim Morgan - Radio Central – Communicating During WWII Thursday, February 9 –
‘Tis the season for scammers to be jolly as they look to build on banner 2021Scammers could cash in this season due to the current landscape BIRMINGHAM, AL- The past few holiday seasons have been different for various reasons, and this year will be no different. Scammers will look to take advantage of product shortages and an increase in online shopping to try and line their pockets this holiday season. “Scammers thrive on need all year round,” BBB Serving Central and South Alabama Communications
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Fairhope Chocolate with a ribbon cutting and sweet treats! They recently moved to a bigger location at 403 Fairhope Ave, Fairhope. Fairhope Chocolate is a great place for a cup of delicious coffee, in-house made gelato & sorbets, Belgium chocolate, fresh made pastries AND they have 5G WiFi! Owner, Julienne, studied with an Italian Chef to learn the art of creating authentic Italian gelato. She also went to Neuhaus Chocolate Factory to
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Josh Lankford State Farm with a ribbon cutting. Their office is now conviently located at 1410 US HWY 98, SUITE G, DAPHNE. At Josh Lankford State Farm, we are proud to serve Daphne, AL and the surrounding Mobile County and Baldwin County communities with reliable insurance coverage they can count on. We strive to provide the highest quality multi-line insurance products and financial services including auto insurance, homeowners insurance,
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Wacked Out Weiner with a ribbon cutting. Their new location is 2101 US Hwy 98, Daphne AL. Wacked Out Weiner serves Nathan's all beef hotdogs, a variety of sausages, and nachos with over 40 different toppings!"We had been talking about opening a small business and originally discussed a sno-cone stand. After reaching out to the WOW franchise owner, he "sold" us! We discussed it for a while, and after a couple of months of discussing and
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Springdale Title, LLC with a ribbon cutting! Their office is now located at 25369 HWY 98 DAPHNE, AL 36526. Springdale Title LLC is a title insurance company that handles real estate closings. Springdale Title, LLC office GREAT customer service and loves to say yes to all your closing needs. Learn more by visiting their WEBSITE.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the groundbreaking of Jubilee Family Dentistry coming to 26110 Co Rd 13, Building A, Daphne, AL. Jubilee Family Dentistry is a "family" dental office focusing on preventative, restorative care, and cosmetic dentistry in the Daphne, AL area. "Dr. Barberi’s husband, Richard Cordero, opened an oral surgery practice in Fairhope in 2017. They decided to buy a home in the Eastern Shore area to be closer to family as her children, four grandkids, four brothers, and
USA Health Welcomes Sports Medicine Physician and Pediatrician MOBILE, Ala. – With a holistic approach to patient care, Sarah McMullin, M.D., recently joined USA Health as a sports medicine physician and pediatrician. She is an assistant professor in the Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Pediatrics at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama. She also serves as assistant director of the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. McMullin
Kim Nolan Chosen as the Auto Care Woman of the Year and Tanya Hunt Chosen as the Auto Care Champion of the Year
Kim Nolan chosen as the Auto Care Woman of the Year and Tanya Hunt chosen as the Auto Care Champion of the Year November 3, 2022: Kim Nolan, BBB Industries’ (BBB) senior vice president – traditional sales, was named the Auto Care Woman of the Year and Tanya Hunt, BBB’s commercial project manager, was named the Auto Care Champion of the Year at the Women in Auto Care awards ceremony on Nov. 2 in Las Vegas during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX). The Auto Care Association presented both
Mobile Symphony Goes Classical/Bluegrass for Beethoven & Blue Jeans, Nov. 19 & 20 The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) invites concertgoers to dress down and leave uplifted for its 25th Anniversary Beethoven & Blue Jeans concert, Saturday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 20, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. The annual casual concert is always an audience favorite, and this year’s performance features Beethoven’s lively Symphony No. 7 and Kentucky-born violin sensation Tessa
New Alabama Medicaid Policy Will Ensure Cancer Patients’ Continued Access to Care Starting January 1, Alabama Medicaid Beneficiaries Receiving Cancer Treatment Will be Able to Have Up to 32 Annual Physician Visits, Up from the 14 Physician Visit Limit Currently in Effect MOBILE, ALABAMA, 11/2/22 – Southern Cancer Center, the only community-based, multidisciplinary oncology practice in lower Alabama, commends the Alabama Medicaid Agency for amending its coverage policy on physician office visit
Tuesday, October 18, Coastal Conversations partnered with United Way of Southwest Alabama to launch the Basics program. The Coastal Conversations program featured Dr. Ron Ferguson, Founder and President of The Basics Network.Dr. Ron Ferguson was the featured speaker at Coastal Conversations’s first program, From Cradle to Career in February 2021. His research regarding early childhood development and gaps in socio-economic, racial and ethnic groups led to the establishment of The Basics Boston. Inspired by
Bayside Academy Seniors Sign Letters of Intent Daphne, Ala., November 10, 2022 – Bayside Academy had three seniors sign with Division I and Division II schools on National Letter of Intent Day yesterday. Division I: Jake DeValk (baseball) University of South Alabama Josh Gunther (baseball) Wake Forest University Division II: Jack Woods (baseball) Delta State University We are so proud of these student-athletes. Bayside Academy is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated Prewett Pest Control with a ribbon cutting! Their NEW LOCATION is 370 Commercial Park Dr Suite A, Fairhope, AL, 36532! Prewett Pest Control is a local gulf coast born and raised company that handles Pest Mosquito and Termite Control. For pest control that takes care of your pest problems using modern methods, convenient communication, and effective treatments. "We have a passion for excellent customer service that goes above and beyond the customers
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Market by the Bay in Daphne with a ribbon cutting! Market by the Bay serves the freshest and finest seafood, as well as some other original favorites. "We wanted to continue a legacy that has been here for the last 19 years." "We offer a full service dining room, a Togo side, and plan to offer beer and wine soon!" Follow them on FACEBOOK.
Bayside Academy Breaks Own National Record by Winning 21st Consecutive State Volleyball Championship
Bayside Academy Breaks Own National Record by Winning 21st Consecutive State Volleyball Championship Daphne, Ala., October 27, 2022 – Bayside Academy’s volleyball team won the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) Class 6A State Championship in Birmingham today. This was Bayside’s 21st AHSAA State Championship in a row, breaking their own national record for most consecutive state championships. Bayside is the only school in the history of the AHSAA to win championships in 1A, 2A, 3A, 4A, 5A,
Mobile, Ala. – Mobile Infirmary is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of the Ion endoluminal system, a minimally invasive robotic-assisted bronchoscopy procedure. This advanced technology enables physicians to reach nodules far into the lung, providing them stability and precision needed for more accurate lung biopsies. "At Mobile Infirmary, we're investing in minimally invasive options and advanced technology to deliver life-enhancing care to our patients," said Susan Boudreau, FACHE,
WARREN AVERETT’S TRANSACTION ADVISORY GROUP CONTINUES TO GROW (November 1, 2022) — Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors’ Transaction Advisory Group assists private equity groups, investment bankers and business owners throughout the country as they navigate complex transactions. Recently, six professionals joined the team, positioning the group to better serve clients and adding to their capacity to take on more transactions. Chase Carroll, CPA, is a Manager and an international business strategist
USA Health Incorporates Artificial Intelligence for Enhanced Colonoscopy Screenings MOBILE, Alabama (11/2/2022) -- USA Health is the only health system in the region to offer enhanced colonoscopy screenings with the aid of the GI GeniusTM intelligent endoscopy module. The GI GeniusTM module employs artificial intelligence (AI) to help physicians detect polyps — a powerful new ally in the fight against colorectal cancer. The GI GeniusTM module uses advanced AI software to highlight suspicious polyps with
DAPHNE’S SHOE BOUTIQUE & DESIGNER CLAIRE FLOWERS TO HOST SPECIAL SHOPPING EVENT FOR BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH THE THIRD ANNUAL “A NIGHT OF HOPE” Shop, Make Friends & Support A Great Cause Portion of proceeds to benefit the Turner & Donna Ward’s Hope 4110 Foundation Daphne, AL (Nov. 2, 2022) — Daphne’s Shoe Boutique is rolling out the pink carpet to announce a special shopping event in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Thursday, November 17 from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. In partnership
Tim Simmonds State Farm is celebrating their 40-year anniversary in business here on the Eastern Shore. Tim Simmonds, along with his team, have been helping our community and surrounding areas with insurance needs. His office is located at 356 Morphy Ave, Fairhope, AL and is open Monday – Friday.“This community is our family as we have watched and been a part of the growth for over 40 years. The greatest satisfaction is helping others and seeing their success. This is truly the basis of being a State Farm
Amazon Air launches cargo service at Mobile International Airport MOBILE, Ala. (November 3, 2022) – Today Amazon Air launched daily cargo service at the Mobile International Airport (BFM),with an inaugural flight arriving shortly after 2:30 a.m. this morning. This is Amazon Air’s first expansion into Alabama to support fast, efficient package deliveries to their customers throughout the region and the country. Amazon Air will operate daily between Mobile and Alliance Field (AFW). The Mobile
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member, The Maynard 4 Foundation, with a ribbon cutting! The non-profit specializes in programming with four areas of focus: education, culture, social justice and health equity. The President's background and growing up in Farmville, VA. "Coming from humble beginnings with little resources, I am inspired to be a resource to those that may need it the most." We were established on Juneteenth, our anniversary is June 19, 2020. So, our Miss Juneteenth
Hospitalist Joins USA Health Department of Internal Medicine MOBILE, Ala. (Oct. 25, 2022) -- Lori White, M.D., recently joined USA Health as a hospitalist at University Hospital and an internal medicine physician at Stanton Road Clinic. With a passion for academic medicine, she is also an associate professor of internal medicine at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama. For the past 10 years, White taught residents and medical students as an assistant professor
The Bohemian Event Venue Opens at OWA Parks & Resort Signature event space now available for bookings! (Foley, Alabama) – The Bohemian — an Event Venue has officially opened its doors for business in Downtown OWA! This intimate indoor event space offers location, flexibility, and atmosphere, making it the ideal venue for family reunions, business retreats, parties/celebrations, fund-raising events and more. Just steps from everything OWA Parks & Resort has to offer, The Bohemian commands a
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member, Two Mamas Professional Cleaning Services, with a ribbon cutting! Two Mamas Professional Cleaning Services is a locally owned and operated small business that provides professional cleaning services for home, office and commercial clients on the Eastern Shore and surrounding areas."I wanted to start a company that working moms like myself could make a living wage with benefits, while working in a great environment and still be able to be home in
Bayside Students Named Mobile Optimist Club’s Runners of the Week Daphne, Ala., October 20, 2022 – Bayside Academy sophomore Amelia Wells and freshman Kyle Cooper were selected by the Mobile Optimist Club as 1A–5A Runners of the Week for their performances at the Baldwin County Championships on Saturday, October 15. Amelia and Kyle, along with Coach Joe Swagart, were recognized at the Mobile Optimist Club’s luncheon on Thursday, October 20, 2022. Amelia finished 10th overall, earning All-County
Thomas Hospital physician residents, Dr. Juwairiah Mohammad and Dr. Gogo Ibodeng, recently had the opportunity to present medical research posters at the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Meeting in San Diego (CCR-West). CCR-West is a cutting-edge, educational conference for clinical rheumatologists. To learn more about Thomas Hospital's Internal Medicine Residency Program, visit https://www.infirmaryhealth.org/careers/residencies/.
Mobile, Ala. – Christopher Chauvin, M.D. joins Diagnostic & Medical Clinic (DMC) following the completion of his residency in internal medicine at the Detroit Medical Center with Wayne State University. As an internal medicine physician, he will provide a range of acute, chronic and preventative medical services. This includes diagnosing and treating illnesses, routine checkups and healthy lifestyle management. Dr. Chauvin is a graduate of the Oakland University with a bachelor of science in
The Mobile Symphony Youth Orchestra (MSYO) will open its season with the Grand Canyon Suite, a concert that will showcase the Gulf Coast’s most talented student musicians, under the direction of acclaimed international conductor Dr. Iván del Prado, Sunday, Nov, 6, 2:30 p.m., at the Saenger Theatre. The concert opens with Tchaikovsky Marche Slave, a rousing patriotic work based on Serbian folk themes. Clarinetist Ian Gonzales, winner of the MSYO Concerto Competition, is featured soloist in the Rondo
Impact 100 Baldwin County Names 2022 Grant Recipients, Marks 15 YearsDAPHNE, Alabama – Five area non-profits will now be able to better fulfill their missions thanks to new grants from Impact 100 Baldwin County. At its annual An Evening of Impact on October 26, Impact 100 Baldwin County awarded $545,000 total to Lillian Recreational Park (project- Parks and Recreation- The Heart of the Community), Alabama Sheriff Youth Ranch- Baldwin County Boys Ranch (project- Vocational Program for Ranchers), Stapleton
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Maronda Homes located in Fairhope with a ribbon cutting! "We offer customers the opportunity to build on our lots or their own." This family-owned business based out of Pittsburg, PA was founded by William J. Wolf and provides a better home at a better price than anyone else in our industry. Their office is located at 101 Fly Creek Avenue, Suite 326, Fairhope."We would like to provide more individuals an opportunity to build a superior
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Genesis with a ribbon cutting! They are now located at 100 Bancroft Fairhope, AL. Genesis specializes in Technical & Industrial Staffing throughout the country in the Marine, Petrochemical, O&G, Specialty Chemical, Aerospace, Pulp & Paper, Power and many other industries. "Our team is driven to find the most qualified candidates for long or short-term contract positions, contract to direct roles, and direct hire needs. We currently staff
Spring Hill College Shapes History With Presidential Announcement (Mobile, Ala.) – Spring Hill College has selected Mary H. Van Brunt, PhD, as its 39th President. As the College prepares to celebrate its 200-year legacy, she will make history as the first woman to serve in the top leadership role. Van Brunt brings more than 20 years of leadership experience in Catholic higher education. She has served as Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and founding Academic Dean. Her strengths are in
Southern Eye Group Welcomes Dr. Salmedina Alic Spanish Fort, AL – Southern Eye Group is pleased to welcome our newest optometrist, Dr. Salmedina Alic to our practice beginning November 1, 2022. Dr. Alic grew up in St. Louis Missouri. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Missouri – St. Louis, where she also went on to receive her Doctor of Optometry degree. Dr. Alic them completed her residency program in Ocular Disease at the W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center in
OWA Theater Announces New Fall Entertainment Experiences Schedule includes full lineup of 4-D horror movies and live comedy (Foley, Alabama) – Fall has officially arrived at OWA Theater, with a fun-filled schedule of events perfect for comedy fans and lovers of all things frightening. From Halloween 4-D Movie Nights to comedy shows, there is no better place to spend this season than with OWA! The fall season will kick off on a spooky note with Halloween 4-D Movie Nights for all the ghouls and
Eastern Shore Art Center hosting 4th Annual Outdoor Painting Event Plein Air Fairhope! Each day, the Eastern Shore Art Center welcomes tourists and newcomers reveling in the beauty of this “artsy, little Alabama town”. From public sculptures and the city’s murals to the numerous galleries and shops, one doesn’t have to look too hard to find color, texture, and creativity. This year’s paint out beginning October 31st and ending on November 5th, will give locals and visitors a chance to see
Counting Down to the 13th Annual Turkey Trot EVERY RUNNER IS A TURKEY… FOR A FAMILY IN NEED! The 13th Annual Prodisee Pantry Turkey Trot runs through Old Towne Daphne this Saturday, October 22th with both a certified 5K Race and a 1-mile Fun Run/Walk. This year’s Family Friendly Festival will be even bigger complete with seasonal games, live music, and of course treats for the kids! The 5K Race starts at 8 a.m. on Main Street at City Hall. It follows a fast course as it winds through Old Towne
BALDWIN COUNTY, AL, October 20, 2022 – The Launch at ICW Ribbon Cutting Ceremony has officially been rescheduled for Friday, October 28, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. The Baldwin County Commission, Governor Kay Ivey, Orange Beach Mayor Tony Kennon, Senator Chris Elliot (R – SD 32), and Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Commissioner Chris Blankenship will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in celebration of the official opening of The Launch at ICW located in Orange Beach, Alabama. Governor Ivey
Play in the cornhole tournament or just participate in our silent auction. There will be food, drinks and music!Individual Ticket: $40.00Couples Ticket: $75.00Cornhole Team Registration: $100.00Sponsorship opportunities available!Ticket/Sponsor/Donate: https://giftofadoption.org/alcornhole/Gift of Adoption provides grants to complete the adoptions of vulnerable children – giving them permanent families and the chance to thrive. 100% of the funds raised will help unite children with their forever families
USA Awarded NSF Grant to Study Role of Enhancer DNA Sequences in Gene Expression MOBILE, Ala. (Oct. 6, 2022) – The National Science Foundation has awarded the University of South Alabama a $427,000 grant to better understand enhancer DNA sequences and their role in coordinating gene expression. Promoters and enhancers are both noncoding sequences of DNA that serve as gene-regulatory elements. Promoters initiate gene transcription, which is the first step in gene expression, the “turning on” of a gene.
Spring Hill College Celebrates Enrollment Success (Mobile, Ala.) Spring Hill College experienced significant growth for first-time freshmen and transfer students for the fall 2022 semester. This includes an unprecedented growth of 7.7 percent for the new cohort of undergraduate students compared to last year. National statistics indicate that college enrollment is down overall and that trend has continued despite returns to campus after the COVID-19 pandemic. According to National Student
Bayside’s John Thomas Neill Named Mobile Optimist Club’s Runner of the Week Daphne, Ala., October 11, 2022 – Bayside Academy senior John Thomas Neill was selected by the Mobile Optimist Club as 1A–5A Runner of the Week for his performance at the Jesse Owens Classic. JT, along with Coach Joe Swagart, was recognized at the Mobile Optimist Club’s luncheon on Thursday, October 6 2022. JT finished as Bayside’s top runner at Jesse Owens with a time of 16:50, tying him for fifth overall in school history for
Can You Spot a Phishing Scam? Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent emails, texts and calls from scammers pretending to be their bank. And in this time of expanded use of online and mobile banking, the problem is only growing worse.The Federal Trade Commission’s report on fraud estimates that American consumers lost a staggering $5.8 billion to phishing scams and other fraud in 2021—an increase of more than 70 percent over 2020. Online scams aren’t so scary when you know what to look
Verified Consumer Ratings Fuel the Third Annual CARFAX Top-Rated Service Centers ROBERTSDALE, AL (FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE) – Sweat Tire is excited to announce that the location in Fairhope, AL has received The 2021 CARFAX Top-Rated Service Centers Honor. This means that the shop has received an average of 4.8 stars out of a possible five stars. Car owners use these ratings to find CARFAX Top-Rated Service Centers when they’re looking to get maintenance done on their vehicles. This special
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FAIRHOPE, AL – Join Southern View Media at the 5th annual Eastern Shore Business Expo on April 27th, 2023, located at the Fairhope Civic Center from noon until 7 PM. Baldwin County’s premier business event, the Eastern Shore Business Expo showcases local businesses. This year’s event will include over 50 vendors with many new fun additions to the event. Pelican Promos will host a cocktail contest featuring local restaurants and bars for Happy Hour from 5 PM to 7 PM. Breakout sessions on home buying,
Thomas Hospital Auxiliary Presents Service Pins at Annual Meeting FAIRHOPE, AL -- Thomas Hospital honored its many dedicated volunteers for their hours of service at the Thomas Hospital Auxiliary’s 60th annual meeting. Thomas Hospital Auxiliary members attended the meeting to hear a hospital update from Thomas Hospital President Ormand Thompson, receive service pins for their hours of service, and present a $75,000 donation to the Thomas Hospital Foundation. The following Auxilians received service
Join DaVine Counseling & The Law Offices of Benton & Lipscomb on 10/31 for a costume party and family fun!
Mary Ann Willis Awarded the Gayle C. Wilson Service to Education Award Daphne, Ala., September 30, 2022 – Bayside Academy Director of College Counseling Emerita Mary Ann Willis was awarded the Gayle C. Wilson Service to Education Award by the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC). According to NACAC, “The Gayle C. Wilson Service to Education Award was named for a fine and outstanding leader who devoted their life to counseling and assisting students in attaining their
Daphne Utilities announced: "Congratulations to our Water Quality Department on bringing home, not 1, but 3 awards from the Alabama Water and Pollution Control Association!" ⭐️ Three Year Award for Best Operated Plant at Olde Towne Daphne Plant. ⭐️ Award of Excellence for the Trojan Water Plant. ⭐️ Best Operated Plant Award for Olde Towne Daphne Plant.
Thomas Hospital Auxiliary Presents Donation Check to Thomas Hospital Foundation at Auxiliary Annual Meeting
Thomas Hospital Auxiliary Presents Donation Check to Thomas Hospital Foundation at Auxiliary Annual Meeting FAIRHOPE, AL – The Thomas Hospital Auxiliary presented a donation check of $75,000 to the Thomas Hospital Foundation. This donation presentation was made at the Auxiliary’s 60th annual meeting on September 22 and will help fund the expansion of the Thomas Hospital Cath Lab. “We so appreciate the Thomas Hospital Auxiliary’s support of the Thomas Hospital Foundation,” said Nathan Payne, Thomas
Provision is thrilled to announce Chef Will Hughes as the new Executive Chef of their downtown Fairhope location. He will be accompanied by Chef Brandi Eslava, a long time Provision employee, in leading the culinary efforts at Provision. Will will grow Provision’s takeaway, catering, events, and in-house business. Starting Friday, October 7th, Will’s famous sandwich, The Sandwich, will be on the menu. Starting the week of October 10th, family style takeaway meals will be available. “I like to
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Twist 181 Lounge with a ribbon cutting! Twist 181 Lounge is a full service restaurant and lounge located at 30500 State Hwy 181, Suite 710 in the Eastern Shore Centre in Spanish Fort. The lounge is owned by mother and son duo who saw a need for an upscale lounge in the Spanish Fort Community. They are locally owned and stay open late on weekdays and weekends. They hope to become a new staple in the Spanish Fort area for people to come
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Infirmary Therapy Services with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 28691 US Hwy 98 Suite B, Daphne Alabama 36526. "Infirmary Therapy Services is a hospital based outpatient clinic. We will be providing both Physical and occupation therapy at our new Daphne location. Our team of licensed therapists treat each patient with a plan of care customized to their condition. They may use a variety of innovative techniques, education and
Eastern Shore Art Association Receives Grant from the Alabama State Council on the Arts Funding will support programs “Connecting with Wild Clay” and “Creative Cargo” Fairhope, Ala. – Eastern Shore Art Association dba Eastern Shore Art Center has received a $12,200 grant from the Alabama State Council on the Arts to fund “Creative Cargo” and “Connecting with Wild Clay”. With these funds, the Eastern Shore Art Association will outfit the Summer Art Bash program with art supplies and will work with
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce welcomed new member, Storygate Film Co. with a ribbon cutting! Storygate Film Co. is owned by Matt Gates and is a full service video production company that specializes in video marketing and storytelling. "We cover everything from pre-production to post production. We also have the ability to help with marketing strategy and online ad placement. We create content that moves people so that businesses and organizations can create followers rather than just customers. It
HAND ARENDALL FOUNDER INDUCTED TO ALABAMA LAWYERS’ HALL OF FAME Mobile, AL – September 20, 2022 – Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC is proud to announce that Charles B. Arendall, Jr., a founding Member of the firm and longtime Managing Member, was recently inducted to the Alabama Lawyers’ Hall of Fame by the Alabama State Bar Association.Inductees to the Alabama Lawyers’ Hall of Fame are recognized for their distinguished career in the law, which can be demonstrated through many different forms of
USA Awarded $1.15 Million to Study Impact of Nicotine Exposure on Prostate Cancer MOBILE, Ala. (Sept. 22, 2022) – A grant from the U.S. Department of Defense will allow researchers at the University of South Alabama and USA Health to study how exposure to nicotine, the addictive chemical in tobacco products and cigarette substitutes, impacts prostate cancer progression and therapeutic outcome. Ajay Singh, Ph.D., professor of pathology at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at USA, is the
Thursday evening, October 13th our Transworld team has been asked to present on a mission critical topic: successfully buying a business in Alabama. We want to personally invite all prospective buyers (and their advisors, consultants, CPA's!) to join us for a education focused learning and social event. We appreciate Synovus Bank for asking us to present for this event. Social hour is from 4-5pm, presentation with Q/A Panel of the Pros to follow.No cost if you RSVP through us at Transworld. Space is
Tropic Takeover Super Smash Bros. Tournament coming to Clash eSports & VR Experience Guaranteed $1500 prize pool plus bonus prizes! (Foley, Alabama) – Put your Smash skills to the challenge and win some major bucks at the Tropic Takeover Super Smash Bros. Tournament, November 12-13. Clash eSports & VR Experience is hosting a Super Smash Bros. Tournament this November at The Bohemian: An Event Venue in Downtown OWA. Register today to save and get your name in the running for a $1500 guaranteed prize
The Governor's Job Fair for People With Disabilities is coming on October 5. This event is geared toward those with disabilities but is also open to the public. There is NO FEE for vendor or job seeker participation. Registration is required. For accommodations, contact the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services at (251) 479-8611.Employer Registration FormJob Seekers Register Here
Infirmary Therapy Services Opens New Outpatient Physical Therapy Clinic in Daphne Daphne, Ala. – Infirmary Therapy Services (ITS), an affiliate of Infirmary Health, invites the community to tour its newest outpatient physical therapy clinic in Daphne on Thursday, September 29, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Located at 28691 US-98, this clinic is the ninth Infirmary Therapy Services location in Mobile and Baldwin counties. The opening marks an expansion of ITS's locations to make high-quality physical
Novelis to host groundbreaking ceremony for $2.5B Low-Carbon Aluminum Recycling and Rolling Mill in Baldwin County
NOVELIS TO HOST GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY FOR $2.5B LOW-CARBON ALUMINUM RECYCLING AND ROLLING MILL IN BALDWIN COUNTY, ALABAMA WHAT The Baldwin County Commission and the Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance invite you to join Novelis as they break ground on their $2.5B aluminum rolling mill at the former South Alabama Mega Site. Attendees are asked to bring aluminum cans, bottles and cups for a special recycling activity. Novelis will also feature examples of the end markets it is supplying
Infirmary Health to Host RIDEYELLOW on Saturday, October 1 Bay Minette, Ala. — On Saturday, October 1, Infirmary Health will host the region’s largest charity bike ride, RIDEYELLOW, at Halliday Park in Bay Minette. All proceeds from the ride benefit Rapahope, a local, not-for-profit that is dedicated to bringing joy to the childhood cancer journey. The ride begins at 7 a.m. in the park. Participants can complete the 6-mile tribute ride or 10-, 20-, 32- or 64-mile bike ride. Registration is open
USA Health earns accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer MOBILE, Alabama (9/21/2022) – USA Health is the first health system in Alabama and the upper Gulf Coast region to earn a three-year accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons. To achieve voluntary NAPRC accreditation, a rectal center must demonstrate compliance with the NAPRC standards addressing program management,
Job Fair hosted by Baldwin County Public Schools, October 13, 2022.
The Fair will be held from 10:00-12:00 on Saturday, Oct 1 at Steinway Piano Gallery in Spanish Fort. Regional representatives from colleges and universities will be here to meet with potential students and their parents to share information about their piano, voice, and choir programs and scholarship opportunities. Admission is free. Please see at the below flyer for more information and please share this event. If you have any questions, please email (Christy@SteinwayES.com) or call 251-930-1082.
Bellator Real Estate & Development REALTORS® Donate $23,161 to Local Literacy Nonprofit Spanish Fort, Alabama (Sept. 19, 2022)— Seventy-four students will have the opportunity to better their reading skills, learn English or earn their GEDs during this school year thanks to Bellator Real Estate & Development’s partnership with the South Baldwin Literacy Council (SBLC). Bellator’s internal fundraiser, named Get Lit: Bellator’s Back-to-School Literacy Challenge, created competition among Bellator’s seven
Infirmary Therapy Services will host an open house on Thursday, September 29 at 4:30 PM.
Original Oyster House Shuts Down Restaurants to Celebrate the Best Employees in the World GULF SHORES, Ala. Sept. 11, 2022 – Continuing a beloved tradition, the Original Oyster House restaurants closed the Sunday after Labor Day for its 33nd Annual Employee Picnic. Employees and their immediate families were thanked with a private family fun day at Waterville, USA, door prizes and a spectacular lunch served by local food trucks. At the picnic, employees generously donated to Prodisee Pantry, a
Our Youth Leadership Health and Human Services Day was a success! Thank you to Prodisee Pantry, Baldwin County 9-1-1 and Under His Wings for educating these future leaders and giving them a glimpse at what you to do help our community!
Sweat Tire is excited to Announce Their Fairhope Location has New Management! Alan Bailey is now leading the team in Fairhope after previously being at the Robertsdale Location for 3 years. A seasoned customer oriented sales professional, Alan is looking forward to meeting you and your business's automotive repair, routine maintenance or tire needs. Sweat Tire has 8 locations to serve all your tire needs in Mobile, Baldwin and Monroe Counties.
SHOE STATION’S BRENT BARKIN IS ALABAMA RETAILER OF THE YEAR MOBILE – Sept. 14, 2022 – G. Brent Barkin, former president and chief executive officer of Shoe Station Inc., is the Alabama Retailer of the Year in the Annual Sales More Than $20 Million category. Upon learning of the award, he said, “I dedicate this award to my late father, Terry S. Barkin.” Barkin’s father started Shoe Station in Mobile in 1984. Barkin joined the management team of the family business in 2002 and has led the brand since
USA Scientist Receives $1 Million from National Science Foundation to Study Salmonella Survival MOBILE, Ala. (Sept. 15, 2022) – A grant from the National Science Foundation will help scientists at the University of South Alabama improve the ability to combat agricultural diseases and foodborne illness outbreaks caused by Salmonella bacteria. Salmonella live in the intestines of animals and humans, and people commonly are infected by consuming food or water that has been contaminated by feces.
Mitchell Cancer Institute Receives Donation from Piggly Wiggly Golf Tournament MOBILE, Alabama (9/9/2022) -- The USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute has received a donation of $47,900 for its MCI Excellence Fund. The gift includes $23,900 in proceeds from the recent Piggly Wiggly Golf Tournament in Mobile and a matching donation from longtime MCI supporter Abraham A. Mitchell. “Cancer touches my heart,” said K.C. Constantine, president of Manning Inc. Piggly Wiggly. “We are totally local, and we
WARREN AVERETT CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY DURING 2022 Mobile, AL. (Sept. 12, 2022) — Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors, one of the largest accounting and advisory firms in the Southeast, is celebrating its 50th anniversary during 2022. Team members throughout Warren Averett’s 15 offices are reflecting on the accomplishments of the past and looking forward to growth in the future. To honor 50 years of helping local communities thrive, Warren Averett introduced a “50 Acts of Service” challenge, where
Bayside Academy to Host Open House Daphne, Ala., September 12, 2022 – Bayside Academy is pleased to announce an Admissions Open House scheduled for Monday, September 26 at 9:00 a.m. Interested parents should visit www.baysideacademy.org/admissions or contact the Admissions Office at (251) 338-6446 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register for the event. The fall application deadline for PK3, PK4, kindergarten, and 9th grade for the 2023–24 school year is November 16, 2022. All required
2nd Annual Oktoberfest Celebration Returns to OWA Parks & Resort Featuring Live Music, Vendors, Games, and More! (Foley, Alabama) – Join us in OWA’s entertainment district for the 2nd annual Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, October 1st! Experience traditional Oktoberfest-themed live music, dancing, and entertainment! Plus, enjoy your fill of delicious food and beverage specials available at select Downtown OWA restaurants. Are you interested in competing for cash? Get your team of four
Baldwin County Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster The mission of Baldwin County VOAD is to foster efficient, coordinated services to Baldwin County residents affected by disaster through cooperation in the four phases of disaster: preparation, response, recovery, and mitigation. Baldwin County VOAD works together to help Baldwin County families during disasters. The different agencies unite to offer a quick response in the face of adversity. Do you know of an organization that might be
100th TAVR Performed at Thomas Hospital Recently, Dr. Stan Thornton with Cardiology Associates in Fairhope, assisted by Dr. Trey Pluscht with Cardio-Thoracic & Vascular Surgical Associates, performed the 100th TAVR procedure at Thomas Hospital. Dr. Thornton is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and Fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions and is dedicated to creating access to state-of-the-art cardiology care to our community. He is credited with bringing TAVR
Express Employment Professionals has an upcoming leadership conference and breakfast being hosted next Thursday, Sept. 22nd at the Battle House Renaissance Hotel. Doors open at 8 a.m. for registration and breakfast and the live leadership begins at 8:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. For those seeking continuing education credits for SHRM and HRCI accreditations, this event will qualify for 1.5 credit hours. Art Atkinson is our own Vice President of Express University and is a very engaging speaker with many
Content Fresh Cloud Now Supports Publishing to TikTok and Instagram Reels The Content Fresh Cloud, a robust social media management platform offered by locally-owned Content Fresh, now supports direct publishing and scheduling to Instagram Reels and TikTok business pages. Videos get far more engagement on social media than photos or captions alone. Even major platforms such as Facebook and Instagram have changed their algorithms to prioritize video content in personal news feeds for users. Think
Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Health earned recognition as one of the “Best places to work and the top healthcare system employer in the state of Alabama,” according to the 2022 America’s Best-in-State Employers list released by Forbes magazine. The list was developed through a partnership of Forbes and market research company, Statista, identifying organizations favored best by employees in each state. Findings were compiled from an anonymous survey of 70,000 employees nationwide, representing 25 industry
Altaworx, LLC Named Mobile Chamber Small Business of the Year MOBILE, Ala. – Altaworx, LLC is named the Mobile Chamber 2022 Small Business of the Year. The Mobile Chamber made the announcement at the Joint Board of Advisors and Board of Directors Summer Reception on Thursday, September 1, 2022. Applicants were evaluated by a committee and chosen based on five primary criteria: business operations and impact, financial position, innovation and entrepreneurship, customer service and market
ote: For the news release image to be visible your site must utilize public modules version 3 or greater.Body Text: edit Bellator Real Estate & Development Welcomes 7 New REALTORS® Spanish Fort, Alabama (Sept. 7, 2022)—Bellator Real Estate & Development has welcomed seven new REALTORS® since July 2022 in its Eastern Shore, Fairhope, Gulf Shores, Mobile and Orange Beach offices. Each of Bellator’s new agents brings unique experiences and qualifications to the company: Courtney Taylor
BALDWIN COUNTY, AL, September 8, 2022 – The Baldwin County Revenue Commissioner’s Office will begin a software transition on Tuesday, September 13, 2022. While the Revenue Commissioner’s Office staff is hopeful for a smooth transition, they would like to prepare the public for potential delays in service. “It will take a few weeks for our staff to have a consistent comfort level with the new program, and property owners may experience slight delays during this time,” said Teddy J. Faust Jr., Revenue
IMPACT 100 BALDWIN COUNTY ANNOUNCES GRANT FINALISTSGrants Will Be Awarded to Area Nonprofits October 26thImpact 100 Baldwin County has narrowed the field to ten finalists in its 15th year of life changing grant-giving. The organizations and projects by category are:Arts, Culture and Recreation:Friends of the Fairhope Public Library - “Building for the Future”Lillian Recreational Park, Inc. - “Parks and Recreation - The Heart of the Community”Education:Baldwin Pops, Inc. - “The Basics of Building Music,
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome Outdoor Living by Design LLC as a new member! We celebrated with a tasty, and fun ribbon cutting! They are located at 26051 Equity Drive, County Rd 64, Daphne, AL 36526. Outdoor Living by Design LLC specializes in design and construction of custom outdoor kitchens, fire features, pergolas and pavilions, and sell 100% 304 stainless steel outdoor appliances. They are a one-stop source from slab to roof of back yard paradise creations. "Our motto is
Regional Contemporary Quilt Exhibit Opening at First Friday Art Walk! NEW EXHIBIT: Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc. (SAQA). Regional works submitted for jurying by SAQA-member artists in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas. "The exhibition premise is that creating a work of art begins with a question. The artist might ask: What idea is important for me to communicate? What concept do I want to explore? What emotions do I want to experience and evoke in the viewer?" On display:
Spring Hill College Announces Partnership with Ingalls Shipbuilding (Mobile, Ala.) Spring Hill College has partnered with Ingalls Shipbuilding to provide tuition assistance benefits to eligible employees through the Center for Online Learning. They are the largest military shipbuilding company in America and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. Spring Hill will extend preferred tuition benefits (10% discount and payment deferment) to -eligible employees of
Labor Day Weekend Festivities Announced for OWA Parks & Resort Featuring classic cars, kid’s activities, live music, and fireworks (Foley, Alabama) – Labor Day Weekend is here, and OWA has a full lineup of events to help you celebrate the holiday! Start your weekend with the return of the OWA Labor Day Car Show, featuring more than 100 classic cars spread throughout the streets of Downtown OWA. Plan to spend your whole day, as we have an entire weekend of kid’s activities, live music, and an epic
Southern Cancer Center Welcomes Dr. Rachael Harmon Southern Cancer Center is pleased to welcome board-certified radiation oncologist Dr. Rachael Harmon to our team. With nearly a decade of clinical experience, Dr. Harmon brings a wealth of knowledge in a broad range of cancers including prostate, breast, lung, head and neck, gastrointestinal, and gynecological malignancy. The only female radiation oncologist practicing solely in Baldwin County, she is now accepting patients at our Daphne and Foley
Mobile Bay OB-GYN Center Announces the Addition of Francie O’Hea Ruzic, M.D., Obstetrician and Gynecologist Mobile, Ala. Francie O’Hea Ruzic, M.D., obstetrician and gynecologist, joins Mobile Bay OBGYN Center following the completion of an obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. As a Mobile Native, Dr. Ruzic is thrilled to begin providing care to women of all ages in her hometown. She is now accepting new patients. Call 251-435-7900 to schedule an appointment.
USA Scientist Receives $2.3 Million Grant Renewal for Flea Pathogen Research MOBILE, Alabama (Aug. 29, 2022) -- A $2.3 million grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health will help scientist Kevin Macaluso, Ph.D., and his colleagues at the Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama, ultimately improve diagnosis and treatment of diseases transmitted by fleas and other insects. There are no vaccines available to prevent rickettsial infections and antibiotics are
Warren Averett Recognized as One of ''The Top 50 Construction Accounting Firms'' by Construction Executive Magazine
WARREN AVERETT RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF “THE TOP 50 CONSTRUCTION ACCOUNTING FIRMS” BY CONSTRUCTION EXECUTIVE MAGAZINE FOR 2022 Birmingham, AL. (August 30, 2022) — Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors has made The Top 50 Construction Accounting Firms™ list by Construction Executive (CE) for the third year in a row. Out of the 700+ U.S. construction accounting firms to complete the survey, the firm was ranked number 25. Warren Averett’s Construction Industry Practice Group is made of more than 60
Fairhope Christian Church will be hosting an Active Shooter Preparedness Training course on Thursday, September 15th. Fairhope and Coastal Alabama Police Departments will provide training on how to respond in an active shooter situation. Dinner will be provided at 5. Training is from 6-8 and includes both presentational and hands-on training. This is a free event open to the public!
Community Bank Expands to Gulf Shores, AL Community Bank is excited to announce our expansion into the Gulf Shores, AL Market. The over 9,000 square foot office will be located at 250 West Fort Morgan Road. That location is currently undergoing renovations, while those are being completed there will be a loan production office located at 3817 Gulf Shores Parkway Suite 5. “This expansion has been a long-term strategy over the past several years by our executive team. This location bridges the gap in
Mobile Symphony Opens 25th Anniversary Season with Scheherazade The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) opens its 25th Anniversary season with Scheherazade, an action-packed concert spotlighting the impressive skills and talents of the Gulf Coast’s premier orchestra, Saturday, Sept. 24, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 25, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. “MSO’s season begins with a concert that celebrates our musicians themselves,” MSO Music Director Scott Speck explains.
Thomas Hospital Foundation’s Grand Summer Ball Grosses More Than $500,000 More than 500 people attended Thomas Hospital Foundation’s Grand Summer Ball (GSB), an evening of fine dining, live music and dancing at Marriott’s Grand Hotel, Grand Ballroom, in Point Clear. Chaired by Anna Bruckman and Courtney Malouf, and featuring original artwork by local artist Elisabeth Hays, the 34th annual event recognized Clarence Bishop who has attended each 34th Grand Summer Balls. The event grossed over $500,000
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of The Joint Chiropractic in Daphne with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 6850 US Hwy 90 Suite A-03 and offer convenient, no appointment needed, chiropractic services. "We are a walk in/no appointment necessary Chiropractic adjustment clinic for routine wellness care. We improve quality of life through routine and affordable chiropractic care"Owner, Jim Wesson, says, "After 43 years in the medical device industry selling hip, knee and
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of a new member, Urgent Care of Fairhope, with a ribbon cutting. They are located at 8096 Twin Beech Road Suite 150 near Fairhope High School. Urgent Care of Fairhope is a locally owned and operated urgent care, located in Magnolia Medical Park in Fairhope. We are excited to bring urgent care services to the rapidly growing communities in and around Fairhope. "Dr. Cammy Beall is board certified in urgent care medicine and has been
Medical Oncologist Joins USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute MOBILE, Alabama (8/22/22) -- USA Health is expanding its oncology care team with the addition of Nabin R. Karki, M.D., a fellowship-trained medical oncologist and hematologist who sees patients at the USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute, the region’s only academic cancer treatment center. Karki, also an assistant professor of interdisciplinary clinical oncology, specializes in the treatment of genitourinary cancers, which are malignancies
BRYANT BANK RECOGNIZES TWO LOCAL BANKERS WITH ANNUAL AWARDS TUSCALOOSA, ALA. - On Friday, August 5, Bryant Bank announced their annual service awards, congratulating LeAnne Hartsock as the recipient of the 2021 Quality Service Award. and Matt Fetner as the 2021 recipient of the Making a Difference Community Service Award Both bankers are located in the Baldwin County market. Bryant Bank’s Quality Service award recognizes a banker who serves as a role model by providing high quality service to internal
Gravity Island Watersports Hosts Inaugural Wake Jam Tournament September 2-3, 2022 (Foley, Alabama) – Gravity Island Watersports at OWA is stoked to host its first-ever wakeboarding competition on September 2-3, 2022. This 2-day event will feature categories for Groms (kids), Beginners, and Masters battling it out for the top spots on the podium. Those competing in the Open and Masters divisions will compete for over $2K in cash prizes. Wakeboarding competitions offer something for both the
BALDWIN COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ALLIANCE WELCOMES MARKETING COORDINATOR AND PROJECT MANAGER Fairhope, Ala. – As Baldwin County continues to grow, so does the Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance’s (BCEDA) team. With the addition of Marketing Coordinator McCall Lugo and Project Manager Connor Bradford, the Alliance has established a path for success and ambitious plans for Baldwin County. “Expanding our team at the Alliance means expanding business opportunities, economic development and
Thomas Hospital and Wells Fargo Award More Than $8,000 in Spring Fever Chase Grants to Schools Fairhope, Ala.—Annually, proceeds from Spring Fever Chase, a 10K run and 5 mile fun run/walk presented by Thomas Hospital and Wells Fargo, benefit physical education (PE) programs in Baldwin County Schools. Schools with at least 25 race applicants (including parents who register through the school) receive $2 for each participant who registers; schools with fewer than 25 registrations are not eligible for cash
JPAR Gulf Coast celebrated their grand opening with a ribbon cutting! Their office is located at 7840 Spanish Fort Boulevard, Spanish Fort, 36527. JPAR is America's #1 Fastest-Growing 100% Commission Real Estate Brokerage! Serving the ENTIRE Alabama Gulf Coast area for all of your residential and commercial real estate needs! JPAR Gulf Coast is independently owned and locally operated. The Spanish Fort location is an expansion of our Mobile office on Dauphin Street. As a large portion of our agents live
The Breast Center at Thomas Hospital Receives the 2022 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Mammogram Imaging Centers
The Breast Center at Thomas Hospital Receives the 2022 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Mammogram Imaging Centers This summer, The Breast Center at Thomas Hospital, a state-of-the-art, full-service breast center with dedicated parking and registration, celebrated its fifth anniversary and for the fourth year in a row, was named one of America’s Best Mammogram Imaging Centers by Women’s Choice Award, a national agency. “Knowing where to go for the best mammogram will reduce your risk of a
Congratulations! Stars Early Learning Academy has achieved a Four (4) STAR Rating in the Alabama Quality STARS Quality Rating & Improvement System (QRIS). Learn more about Stars Early Learning Academy by visiting their WEBSITE.
St. Francis Music Society presents Steinway Artist Katya Grineva on Saturday, August 20th at 6:30 (St. Francis at the Point Anglican Church)
Gulf Orthopaedics Welcomes Sports Medicine Physician, Travis Bowen, D.O. Mobile, Ala. – Travis Bowen, D.O., joins Gulf Orthopaedics, an affiliate of Infirmary Health, following the completion of a fellowship in primary care sports medicine at the University of South Alabama. As a sports medicine physician, Dr. Bowen will focus on providing healthcare for athletes and physically active individuals. This includes non-operative care such as a diagnosis of injury, injury rehabilitation, manual treatment
Mobile Baykeeper Receives $1,000 Grant From The Fairhope/Point Clear Community Foundation Mobile Baykeeper is pleased to announce that it has received a $1,000 grant from The Fairhope/Point Clear Community Foundation. As part of its recent grant cycle, the Community Foundation awarded a total of $22,000 to seven different organizations. “I am excited to see the positive impact The Fairhope/Point Clear (FPC) Community Foundation is having on improving the quality of life for local families,”
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Poppy Blowout Bar located at 30500 State Highway 181, Suite 220 in the Eastern Shore Shopping Centre in Spanish Fort. "We offer a convenient and affordable hairstyling experience for the everyday Babe. We heard about this new trend a several years ago and thought it would be so fun to have a place where women could come and get pampered and their hair washed and styled every week. 1 year ago we decided to make it a reality here in
WILKINS MILLER NAMED A TOP 400 FIRM MOBILE, AL, August 4, 2022 - Wilkins Miller, an accounting and advisory firm with offices in Mobile and Fairhope, has been named a “Top 400 Firm” by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA). IPA 100, 200, 300 and 400 firms are ranked by U.S. net revenues and are compiled by analyzing the more than 600 responses received this year for IPA’s Survey and Analysis of Firms. This is IPA’s 32nd annual ranking of the largest accounting firms in the nation. For over half a
BBB Industries® Introduces New Online Portal Designed to Enhance 24-Hour Ordering. DAPHNE, ALABAMA: BBB Industries, LLC, a leading sustainable manufacturer of automotive aftermarket parts, announces a new online portal designed to enhance 24-hour ordering, enabling customers to instantly order replacement parts from www.bbbind.com/1stop. “BBB Industries is committed to providing an efficient and effective customer experience. We want our customers to easily get the parts that they need quickly,” said
The Orthopaedic Group, P.C. Welcomes Dr. Trevor M. Stubbs to Practice MOBILE, AL – The Orthopaedic Group, P.C. is excited to welcome Dr. Trevor M. Stubbs, sports medicine specialist, to our practice! Dr. Stubbs received his medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans, graduating with AOA honors. He went on to complete his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. To pursue his interest in arthroscopic surgery and the treatment of
Original Oyster House Celebrates First Responders with Free Lunch The Original Oyster House restaurants will honor Mobile and Baldwin County law enforcement, firefighters, paramedics and sheriff officers by offering a free Never Forget Lunch at the Gulf Shores and Mobile Causeway location on Friday, Sept. 9, 2022 from 11 am to 4 pm. The 15th Annual Never Forget Lunch was established by the Original Oyster House restaurants in honor of the 9/11 first responders who risked their lives to save, protect and
Mitchell Cancer Institute Appoints Medical Oncology Division Director The USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute’s Dr. Brian Persing is revolutionizing how patients receive cancer care along the upper Gulf Coast. As the MCI’s division director of hematology and medical oncology, Dr. Persing leads the strategy to build disease-oriented clinical programs, with each medical oncologist focused on a specific cancer type or subtype. "A cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming," said Dr. Persing.
USA faculty member receives $2.59 million grant to study infection dynamics of an emerging tick-borne virus MOBILE, Alabama (Aug. 11, 2022) Tick-borne infections can lead to serious illnesses – and even death – in people and pets. To create effective treatments for these diseases, scientists first must figure out the basic infection biology of the ticks they study. Researchers at the University of South Alabama plan to use a $2.59 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to do just that,
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce and the Central Baldwin Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of the Baldwin County Youth Orchestra now at 809 Nichols Ave, Fairhope, AL with a ribbon cutting. The Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival Foundation also presented a check for $1,000 to the Youth Orchestra. The Baldwin County Youth Orchestra (BCYO) offers a full youth orchestra, symphony orchestra experience for strings, brass, woodwind and percussion players. Also offered are homeschool band, guitar
Whiddon College of Medicine Welcomes Largest Incoming Class MOBILE, Alabama (July 29, 2022) -- The Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama welcomed its largest-ever incoming class, 80 members of the Class of 2026, with a week of orientation activities ranging from informative to interactive to social. Following a welcome on Monday by John Marymont, M.D., M.B.A., dean of the College of Medicine and vice president of medical affairs, the students heard from faculty in
Local Nonprofit “Eco Clean Marine” Keeping the Gulf Coast Clean from Alabama to Florida, Creating Awareness with Trash Pick-up Events
Local Nonprofit “Eco Clean Marine” Keeping the Gulf Coast Clean from Alabama to Florida, Creating Awareness with Trash Pick-up Events Eco Clean Marine is helping to keep Gulf Coast and marine life clean and safe through regular trash pick-up and awareness events. July 22, 2022: Rich in exotic marine life and panoramic scenic beauty, the Gulf Coast attracts tens and hundreds of people each year. And with people comes an increasing volume of garbage that litter all across the beautiful beaches and
Bishop State President Olivier Charles Begins First Full Week in New Role MOBILE, Ala., August 1, 2022 - A Mobile native who graduated from Murphy High School before pursuing his college experience years ago started his first week on Monday as president of Bishop State Community College. Bishop State President Olivier Charles expressed his excitement about working alongside the faculty, staff, students, and community in the Mobile area. “Words cannot express how excited I am about our future,'' says
Mobile, Ala. – Nidal Bassam Omar, M.D., neurosurgeon, joins Infirmary Neurosurgery following the completion of his residency with the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Infirmary Neurosurgery is an Infirmary Medical Clinic and a member of Infirmary Health’s multi-disciplinary Neuroscience Center of Excellence. Infirmary Neurosurgery provides a full range of diagnostic services and treatment for neurologic conditions including brain tumors, complex and degenerative spine issues and trauma. Dr. Omar
USA Health Expands Cancer Care with New Medical Oncologist MOBILE, Alabama (8/3/2022) -- USA Health is expanding its oncology care team with the addition of Zachary M. Trisel, M.D., a fellowship-trained medical oncologist and hematologist who will see patients at the USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute, the region’s only academic cancer treatment center. Trisel, who is an assistant professor of interdisciplinary clinical oncology, treats a variety of cancers including breast cancer, colorectal cancer,
White-Spunner Construction and White-Spunner Realty Host 10th Annual Fishing Trip Benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama
A Decade of Fishing: White-Spunner Construction and White-Spunner Realty host 10th Annual Fishing Trip benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MOBILE, Ala. (August 1, 2022) — On Saturday, July 30, White-Spunner Construction (WSC) and White-Spunner Realty (WSR) hosted the 10th Annual Boys and Girls Clubs Fishing Trip at the Tonsmeire Facility on Weeks Bay in Fairhope, Ala. This annual fishing trip allows area children the opportunity to learn about a new hobby and meet
Summertime Events at OWA this August Celebrate the end of summer and thank a first responder! (Foley, Alabama) – Summertime is in full swing at OWA Parks & Resort this August, and we have a variety of activities to help beat the heat! Bring your loved ones and celebrate at our End of Summer Bash and 5th annual Community Safety Day or catch a family-friendly movie at our Island Movie Nights. End your summer with a splash and join us for an evening of fun and excitement at our End of Summer Bash
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce welcomed new member Prime Elite Development Athlete and Fitness Training with a ribbon cutting! They are located in Daphne, AL. Your Coach: "Torren McGaster was born in Mobile, AL and raised in Daphne, Al. He graduated from Daphne High School where he received an athletic scholarship to Vanderbilt University. As a student-athlete at Vanderbilt, Torren quickly learned the importance of being successful on and off the field. Post graduation, he was determined to pursue
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce along with Daphne Mayor LeJeune celebrated the grand opening of Aldi's newest location in Daphne, AL. "At ALDI, our small differences are making a big impact – in store and in your wallet. We hand-select and curate high-quality products for you and your family. We can’t promise you’ll find ten choices of the same item, but we can promise you’ll find the best ones at the best price." Learn More
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT FELLOWSHIP-TRAINED HAND SURGEON TO PROVIDE FREE COMMUNITY TALK IN ORANGE BEACH ON AUGUST 16 Dr. Allison Hunter to Speak on Latest Treatment for Common Ailments of the Hand and Wrist Daphne, Ala. (July 20, 2022) – Dr. Allison Hunter, fellowship-trained hand and upper extremity surgeon, will discuss common causes and solutions for hand and wrist issues at a free community education seminar on Tuesday, August 16, 2022. The seminar includes a complimentary lunch for all who
Online Auction and Exhibit ''ArtSquared'' Returns to Eastern Shore Art Center at First Friday Art Walk!
Online Auction and Exhibit "ArtSquared" Returns to Eastern Shore Art Center at First Friday Art Walk! NEW EXHIBIT: “ArtSquared” Online Auction. Twenty-four 12”x12” works by regional artists on display and up for bidding starting August 5th. All proceeds go towards ESAC programming. Auction closing September 2, 2022 at 7pm. NEW EXHIBIT: “A Naturalist’s Sojourn in Alabama.” Take a journey back in time to 1830s Alabama with English naturalist Philip Henry Gosse, and imagine a world before field guides or
Thinking about getting your Alabama Real Estate license?? Now is the perfect time!Come join us for one our August Salesperson Pre-License courses. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!! $200 DOWN will save your seat.
Spruced Up Staging announces they will be staging a room in the Mobile Bay Magazine inspiration home. Follow them on social media to see the progress of the home.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated new member, Heart for Athletes with a ribbon cutting. Heart for Athletes is a non-profit organization that provides free heart screenings to teens in the Baldwin and Mobile county areas. Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is the number one cause of death in athletes ages 17-35. Our goal is to find these teens at risk to prevent a SCA so that they can get the preventative care that they need. "My 16 year old son survived a SCA event in 2013. After his diagnosis of a
USA Health First on the Gulf Coast to Secure the da Vinci SP MOBILE, Alabama -- (July 13, 2022) USA Health is the first in the region to purchase the da Vinci SP (single port), a robot-assisted surgical system that allows for a single point of entry for many surgeries with the potential for less pain and shorter hospital stays. Its arrival – scheduled for late summer or early fall – expands USA Health’s growing robotic surgery program, which includes two additional da Vinci robotic systems that offer
SUNRISE DERMATOLOGY WELCOMES FELLOWSHIP-TRAINED MOHS SURGEON TO DAPHNE, AL OFFICE LOCATION Daphne, AL (July 18, 2022) – Sunrise Dermatology is pleased to announce the addition of fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon Dr. Vernon Forrester to its Daphne clinical team. Forrester completed his fellowship training in Micrographic Surgery & Dermatologic Oncology (Mohs) from the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation and has been at the forefront in the development of the latest and most advanced
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT WELCOMES AMEDEE STOKLEY, PA-C TO CLINICAL TEAM WITH DR. MATTHEW GOLDMAN (Photo: Amedee Stokley, PA-C) Daphne, Ala. (July 19, 2022) – Baldwin Bone & Joint is pleased to announce the addition of Amedee Stokley, PA-C to the clinical team of orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Matthew Goldman. A native of Mobile, Ala., Stokley received a Bachelor of Science degree from Spring Hill College and spent two years working as an orthopaedic medical assistant before earning her Master of
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce welcomed Limitless Travel LLC. as a new member with a ribbon cutting. Limitless Travel specializes in providing expert travel services. "Our goal is to work with our clients to create their perfect vacation. We will handle all of the details while you handle the fun!" "My co-owner and I both have a passion for travel and for planning travel. We enjoy the process of researching destinations and learning about new places and cultures. While we both have a different "why"
Mobile International Airport Awarded FAA Southern Regional Air Carrier Safety Award MOBILE, Ala. (July 11, 2022) – The Mobile International Airport (BFM) was recently awarded for its excellence in aviation safety. The Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Southern Division named BFM as the recipient of the 2021 Air Carrier Safety Award. This awards program recognizes airports that have taken actions, instituted programs, or operated in a manner deserving of special recognition for improving airport
USA Health Expands Digestive Health Center with Addition of New Gastroenterologist MOBILE, Alabama (July 12, 2022) Those with digestive health issues have a new resource for care on the upper Gulf Coast. M. Caitlin Marshall, M.D., joined the Digestive Health Center in July as a fellowship-trained gastroenterologist. Marshall provides specialty care to patients seeking treatment for a variety of gastrointestinal conditions including GERD, irritable bowel disease, lactose intolerance, acid reflux
Mobile Infirmary's Stroke Program Earns Multiple Recognitions from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association
Mobile Infirmary's Stroke Program Earns Multiple Recognitions from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association Mobile, Ala. – For the eleventh year in a row, Mobile Infirmary has earned the American Heart Association's GoldPlus Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke quality achievement award for ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leading to more lives saved and reduced disability. They
Diagnostic & Medical Clinic Welcomes Interventional Cardiologist, Michael Mansour, MD, FACC, FACP Mobile, Ala. – Michael Mansour, M.D., FACC, FACP, interventional cardiologist, joins Diagnostic & Medical Clinic from the Mississippi Gulf Coast region. Diagnostic & Medical Clinic is the largest private multi-specialty clinic in Alabama, with than 80 physicians treating a broad range of specialties. Dr. Mansour earned his medical degree from the University of Mississippi and completed his residency
OLIVIER CHARLES APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF BISHOP STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE On Wednesday, July 13, the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Board of Trustees appointed Olivier Charles, ACCS Vice Chancellor for Student Success, as President of Bishop State Community College. His tenure begins August 1. Charles’ appointment marks one of two of the last permanent college presidential appointments at Alabama’s community and technical colleges. All 24 of the colleges now have permanent presidents for the
This event is Back to the Beach, we are offering special incentives to anyone who book ANY Sandals or Beaches trip between July 28th - August 2nd. Travel must be completed by December 31, 2024. The deposit to book is $98 to hold a room with an additional $302 due 21 days after the initial $98 OR $400 deposit with the balance due 45 days prior to check in. The incentives that Sandals is allowing me to offer are ONE of the following:**Stays of 6 nights or more in Club Level or above**$250 Scuba CreditFree 30
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated our new member, Freedom Pet Sitting, with a ribbon cutting! Freedom Pet Sitting is a professional pet sitting business that services Fairhope and Daphne south of county road 64. "We have been in business for four years. We make caring for pets our priority." "My professional career has always centered around working with animals. I started working at a Veterinarian's office in 1994 because I wanted to become a Vet. After a few years and becoming a Vet Tech
Bellator Real Estate & Development Welcomes 5 New REALTORS® Spanish Fort, Alabama (July 6, 2022)—Bellator Real Estate & Development has welcomed five new REALTORS® in its Fairhope, Gulf Shores and Eastern Shore offices. Each of Bellator’s new agents brings unique experiences and qualifications to the company: Chassidy Mack of The Ott Group (Eastern Shore), Cindy Norris (Gulf Shores), Tracy Cooper of The Ott Group (Eastern Shore), Dawn Sander (Fairhope) and Meleah Rollo (Eastern
CITY OF FAIRHOPE AWARDED $2.5 MILLION GRANT FOR K-1 CENTER AND HATCH FAIRHOPE Fairhope, Ala. – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo announced the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2.5 million grant to the city of Fairhope, Alabama, to establish a business resource hub for technology entrepreneurs at Hatch Fairhope. The City of Fairhope and the Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance (BCEDA) are partners on the project, which will launch renovation
3rd Annual Caribbean Day Celebration Returns to OWA Parks & Resort Festivities include Vendors, Art Competition, Live Music, and more! (Foley, Alabama) – Cast your cares away — the 3rd annual Caribbean Day is back and bigger than ever! Back for 2022, Caribbean Day is an OWA summer favorite, with fun components sure to keep all ages and interests enthralled. Whether you’re a music lover, an appreciator of art, or love some good, family-friendly fun, Caribbean Day at OWA is where you want to be on
Extrarodinary Nurse Recognized at Thomas Hospital Fairhope, Ala. – Shannon Bankester, RN, BSN, team leader for Thomas Hospital’s pediatric unit, was recently honored with The DAISY Award® For Extraordinary Nurses—her second time receiving this recognition. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation's international programs to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The not-for-profit DAISY Foundation is based in Glen Ellen, CA, and was established by family members in memory of J.
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce and the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of VRium Robitics and VR Amusement Park with a joint ribbon cutting! Fun was had by all as the owner and general manager let guests step in to a new virtual reality! VRium Robotics and VR Amusement Park is located in the Eastern Shore Shopping Centre at 30500 State Hwy. 181, Sutie 300 Spanish Fort, AL 36527.VRium is a location based virtual reality and robotics amusement park. "Virtural Reality
Spring Hill Colleges Announces New Director of Marketing and Communications (Mobile, Ala..) – Spring Hill College has named alumna Tyloria Tims Crenshaw, ‘85 as its new Director of Marketing and Communications. She has spent the last year and a half as Director of Media and Public Relations. Her promotion reflects the College’s new communications strategy which is focused on community engagement and development. She will lead marketing initiatives, communications and public relations for the
Congratulations to Ridgeline Construction Roofing & Exteriors for joining the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce! We celebrated with a ribbon cutting at their Spanish Fort location. "Ridgeline Construction Roofing & Exteriors offers roof replacement, roof repair, siding, and gutter services for residential and commercial properties. As a family-owned and operated business, it is our goal to provide our customers with the highest quality service for the best price." Ridgeline Construction Roofing &
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT NOW OFFERING ORTHOPAEDIC CARE TO ATMORE RESIDENTS & SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES Orthopaedic Specialists, Dr. Michael Chamblee and Dr. William Park, IV Expand Their Practice to Atmore and Surrounding Communities Daphne, Ala. (June 22, 2022) – Baldwin Bone and Joint is pleased to announce that it will now offer orthopaedic care to residents of Atmore, Ala., and the surrounding communities. Dr. Michael Chamblee and Dr. William Park, IV are currently accepting new patients for
The Melton Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of South Alabama, in collaboration with the South Alabama Coalition of Nonprofits and the Alabama Association of Nonprofits, announces the 2022 South Alabama Nonprofit Summit. The 2022 Summit is scheduled for Tuesday, July 26th at the Student Center on the campus of the University of South Alabama from 830am-3:30pm. Nonprofit executives, staff, board members and volunteers serving nonprofits throughout southwest Alabama and along
BALDWIN COUNTY, AL, June 27, 2022 – In March 2022, Ms. Jody Wise announced her retirement as the Baldwin County Circuit Clerk effective July 1, 2022. Applications were accepted through March 31, 2022 and interviews were conducted by the Baldwin County Circuit Judges in April and May 2022 to fill the appointed position. Ms. Brenda Ganey has been appointed as the new Baldwin County Circuit Clerk and is scheduled to take office on July 1, 2022. A swearing in ceremony will take place on July 19, 2022 at 11
USA scientist awarded $3.5 million NIH grant to study how the bacteria that causes gonorrhea developed resistance to certain drugs MOBILE, Alabama (June 28, 2022) -- Scientists and physicians have worked for decades to understand why some bacteria that cause infections grow increasingly resistant to certain antibiotics. Such resistance limits treatment options for many of those with the illnesses and now poses a threat to millions of people worldwide. Christopher Davies, Ph.D., associate dean for
The Eastern Shore Chamber celebrated the grand opening of Girlz With Curlz Beauty Bar LLC with a ribbon cutting! They are located at 28600 US Highway 98 Suite H, Daphne, AL! Girlz With Curlz Beauty Bar LLC is a beauty supply store specializing in black hair care. "There were no beauty supply stores in the community for black hair. We saw a need and collectively felt passionate about serving this community. " This business was started by two beauticians and is for everyone in the community and we service
HAND ARENDALL HARRISON SALE RANKED IN CHAMBERS USA 2022 Mobile, AL – June 22, 2022 – The Chambers USA 2022 rankings have been released. The Firm was recognized as a top firm in Banking & Finance and Litigation: General Commercial by the publication. Six Members of the firm were also included in this year’s list: · R. Preston Bolt, Jr. (Alabama, Banking & Finance: Public Finance) · Ginger P. Gaddy (Alabama, Banking & Finance: Public Finance) · P. Nicholas Greenwood (Alabama, Banking & Finance: Public
SUNRISE DERMATOLOGY WELCOMES FELLOWSHIP-TRAINED MOHS SURGEON TO DAPHNE, AL OFFICE LOCATION Daphne, AL (June 22, 2022) – Sunrise Dermatology is pleased to announce the addition of fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon Dr. Vernon Forrester to its Daphne clinical team. Forrester completed his fellowship training in Micrographic Surgery & Dermatologic Oncology (Mohs) from the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation and has been at the forefront in the development of the latest and most advanced
Create Unique Patterns in Quilting Workshop Hosted by Eastern Shore Art Center Join Instructor Aaron Sanders Head for an exploration of naturally dyed, hand-pieced quilts! On day 1, participants will learn all about natural dyes. “We’ll explore indigo and shibori techniques to create beautiful patterns on fabric," explains Head. The textiles dyed with unique shades of solid blue on the first day will then be combined with varying fabric scraps to create their quilts on day 2. On the second day,
USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute Accredited by the Commission on Cancer MOBILE, Alabama (6/23/2022) – The USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute has once again earned a three-year accreditation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC), which recognizes excellence in the delivery of comprehensive, patient-centered cancer care. To earn the accreditation from the American College of Surgeons (ACS), a cancer program must meet 34 quality care standards, be evaluated every three years through a survey process
Celebrate Fourth of July weekend with OWA Festivities include live music, fireworks and family activities (Foley, Alabama) – Independence Day is nearly here, and OWA has just what you need to get your entire family into the holiday spirit. Join us for a red, white, and blue extravaganza July 1-3, 2022, featuring live music, patriotic characters, fireworks, and activities for all ages to enjoy. Kicking off the celebration on Friday, July 1, and continuing through the weekend will be kid’s
The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO), one of America’s best regional orchestras, has announced a stellar lineup of seven outstanding concerts for its 25th Anniversary season, beginning this fall. Season memberships are now on sale. “For our 25th season, we wanted to bring together all the things that characterize the Mobile Symphony – diverse and engaging programming, close relationships with world-renowned guest artists, musical curiosity, and more than anything else, the sheer exuberance of our
Dr. Leslie V Rush III and Amy Stanley, CRNP Join Bayside Orthopaedic New Level of Care for Spine and Bone Health (Fairhope, AL) Bayside Orthopaedic Sports Medicine & Rehab welcomes new members to the team this month with the addition of Leslie V. Rush III, DO and CRNP Amy Stanley. Dr. Rush graduated from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in 1996 and completed a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation residency at UAB in 2000. Unlike other medical specialties that focus on a medical cure,
The Eastern Shore Chamber celebrated Neighborhood Bridges Baldwin County - Eastern Shore with a ribbon cutting. Neighborhood Bridges Baldwin County is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. "We engage advocates - teachers, counselors, social workers and administrators for example - to identify and post needs within the school community. Needs are shared via email once a day but only when a new need is posted. It's direct local giving at its best! Recipients remain anonymous. We encourage the community at
The Eastern Shore Chamber celebrated the grand opening of All In Credit Union with a ribbon cutting! They are located in Daphne at 28720 Highway 98 Suite Two, Daphne, AL 36526. All In Credit Union is a full-service financial institution with $2.2 billion in assets. We have 27 branches in Alabama and Florida and provide personalized financial solutions to more than 147,000 members worldwide. Our organization and employees are committed to enriching the lives of others by helping them reach their goals and
THE SPINE INSTITUTE AT BALDWIN BONE & JOINT WELCOMES NEW FELLOWSHIP-TRAINED SURGEON TO ORTHOPAEDIC SPINE TEAM Daphne, AL (June 8, 2022) – Baldwin Bone & Joint is pleased to welcome noted spine surgeon Dr. Matthew Pollard to The Spine Institute team. Pollard will join Drs. Canale and Gordon in June, bringing his decades of clinical experience to the residents of the Gulf Coast. Dr. Pollard comes to Baldwin Bone & Joint from St. Francis Spine Center in Columbus, GA, and previously served as an
Eastern Shore Art Center Hosts First Friday Art Walk! NEW EXHIBIT: “On Being: Maiden, Mother, Crone” Photography and mixed media works by artists Pinky Bass, Carolyn DeMeritt and Sonja Langford. “We offer visual interpretations of individual experiences, and we are connected as women because of them. We, women, know our stories,“ says Bass. “It is through this exhibition that we hope to offer a glimmer of the universal collective unconscious that the viewer can feel as they consider the archetypes of
The Chamber celebrated the grand opening of Classical Ballet Academy and Theatre LLC in Daphne with a ribbon cutting! The studio is located at 25341 SR-181 S, Suite 202, Daphne, AL 36526.Classical Ballet Academy and Theatre is dedicated to providing access to ballet to all ages, body types, and technical levels. With classes available to dancers ages 1 through adulthood, there is something for everybody. Director, Kristi Bell, says "Baldwin County is in need of more wholesome and disciplined activities for
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Financial Advisor S. Wesley Carpenter, was recently named to the 2022 Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Advisor” list. Wesley lives in Fairhope and attended University of Alabama. He is a Managing Director and Senior Resident Director – Wealth Management Advisor on THE HARTY CARPENTER GROUP at Merrill Lynch. Wesley currently serves on the board of the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, Community Foundation of South Alabama, and The Friends of the Halstead. He is also very
WARREN AVERETT ANNOUNCES 2022 MOBILE AND FOLEY PROMOTIONS Foley, Mobile, AL. (June 2, 2022) — Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors is pleased to announce our annual firm-wide promotions. The firm promoted five individuals in our Mobile and Foley offices. In Mobile, Steven Nobles, CPA, was promoted to Senior Manager in the Tax department. His primary job responsibilities include preparing federal and state information and income tax returns for individuals, corporations and partnerships.In Mobile, Todd
CHANCELLOR BAKER APPOINTS ACTING PRESIDENT OF BISHOP STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE On Friday, June 3, Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Chancellor Jimmy H. Baker announced the appointment of Charles Jones as Acting President of Bishop State Community College. His tenure begins immediately. Jones currently serves as Regional External Affairs and Workforce Manager for the Alabama Community College System. He has served for more than a decade in education in Alabama, beginning his teaching career in
Job Fair Happening at Continental Aerospace Technologies Global Headquarters WHAT: Continental Aerospace Technologies, a leading piston engine manufacturer in general aviation, invites job seekers and interested candidates to attend an in-person job fair. Continental is hiring in all business areas, including Production, Warehouse, Engineering, Finance, Operations, Product Support, Flight Line Attendants for its Fairhope locations, Interns, and more. Interested individuals should bring their resumes
Bayside Academy’s Patrick Daves ’22 Named Athlete of the Year Daphne, Ala., June 6, 2022 – Bayside Academy’s Patrick Daves ‘22 was recently chosen by the Mobile Optimist Club as the 1A-4A Athlete of the Year for the 2022 outdoor track & field season. A 17-time individual state champion and two-time team state champion in indoor and outdoor track & field, Patrick has no doubt left his mark at Bayside Academy. Patrick holds 13 school records and one state meet record, and he is currently a two-time
White-Spunner Construction Honored with Multiple Awards at Associated Builders and Contractors’ Safe Day Awards Ceremony
White-Spunner Construction Honored with Multiple Awards at Associated Builders and Contractors’ Safe Day Awards Ceremony MOBILE, Ala. (June 6, 2022) — On Friday, May 20, the Alabama chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) awarded White-Spunner Construction (WSC) with three prestigious safety awards: a Safest in the Industry award (Gold Level), an Innovation in Safety award and a Safety, Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) award (Platinum Level). The honors were presented to WSC’s
PUBLIC INFORMATION IN AN ALL-HAZARDS INCIDENT MGT – 318 This course examines the role of public information in managing an all-hazards incident and provides practical training in crisis communication techniques. In such an incident, it is imperative that community leaders, incident managers, and public information officers are prepared to communicate with the public through the news and social media. The course focuses on the role of public information in incident management, the information
Interested in Volunteering at Mitchell Cancer Institute? The Chemo Sabe Volunteer Program offers the opportunity to support and encourage patients and their caregivers while they are undergoing treatments. Volunteers serve in the infusion suite providing comfort measures for patients. Volunteers must be 18 years or older, or a college student (16 years+ and enrolled as a student). We ask for an initial commitment of one year unless you are a student. Assignments are for the same day and time each week
Members of Fairhope Boy Scout Troop 47, along with Thomas and Tony Kichlar from Troup 70 in Elberta, are headed to Sea Base, a Boy Scouts of America high adventure program in the Florida Keys. Before going on the trip, the boys were required to have COVID-19 tests, and Thomas Hospital nurses Mitsy Murphy and Abbie Woodall were there to help. The boys and their leaders will enjoy a week-long expedition, which includes snorkeling, fishing, and kayaking to remote islands to camp and practice their survival
The chamber celebrated new member, Firewatch Entertainment, with a ribbon cutting! Food, drinks, music and more was set up at the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce office in Downtown Fairhope to celebrate Firewatch Entertainment, a DJ, MC service. "We have been a DJ since 2006 and we enjoy the party! We treat each wedding or corporate event as if it is the super bowl and work hard to make it a good time!" You can learn more about Firewatch Entertainment and schedule them for your next event on their
Persing named division director at Mitchell Cancer Institute MOBILE, Alabama (5/25/2022) – Brian E. Persing, M.D., has been named division director of hematology/medical oncology at the USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute, the region’s only academic cancer treatment center. A board-certified medical oncologist and hematologist, Persing also will hold the Arlene and Mayer Mitchell Chair of Medical Oncology. He joined the MCI in 2020 after more than a decade of experience treating cancer patients. “I
Eastern Shore Art Center Hosts First Friday Art Walk! · NEW EXHIBIT: “Resurgence” Large paintings and mixed media works by Fairhope artist Ameri’ca Tickle. Exhibit will be on display through June 25, 2022. · NEW EXHIBIT: ArtBash Artwork. Works created by ESAC Summer Art Camp students. Exhibit changes each week and will be on display through July 15, 2022. · RETURNING EXHIBIT: "The Common Thread" Birmingham artist Dariana Dervis. Mixed media assemblage using found objects and collage. Work will be
Mobile Bay NEP Announces New Communications Manager Join us in welcoming Marti Messick to the Mobile Bay National Estuary Program team. Marti Messick is the new Communications Manager effective May 2022. She will be instrumental in working with our partner organizations to engage key stakeholders and the general public in our shared mission of promoting the wise stewardship of the water quality and living resources in Alabama’s estuaries. Marti has been teaching communication courses for the past
Mobile Infirmary Earns Esteemed Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Certification from The Joint Commission Mobile, Ala. – Mobile Infirmary has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval ® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check Mark for Advanced Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center (TSC) Certification. The hospital met rigorous standards for performing endovascular thrombectomy and demonstrating continuous compliance with The Joint Commission (TJC) Standards,
Infirmary Health Expands 3D Mammography Offering in Mobile and Baldwin Counties Mobile, Ala. – Infirmary Health is adding five new 3D mammography units to its imaging and breast centers in Mobile and Baldwin counties, including three new locations. 3D mammography is essential for women with dense breasts or those who are at high-risk for breast cancer and can detect breast cancer up to 15 months sooner than 2D mammography alone. Infirmary Health began offering 3D mammography to its patients in
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT WELCOMES FELLOWSHIP-TRAINED PAIN MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST, RICHARD WEBB, M.D., TO ORTHOPAEDIC TEAM Daphne, AL (June 1, 2022) – Noted pain management expert Dr. Richard T. Webb joined the fellowship-trained orthopaedic physicians and clinical team at Baldwin Bone & Joint in early May, bringing his years of clinical and academic experience to the residents of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Since 2018, Webb has served as a physician at Total Pain Care in Flowood, Miss., where he
Alabama Historical Commission Announces 2023 Grant Program (Montgomery, AL) The Alabama Historical Commission, the State Historic Preservation Office, has opened its 2023 Grant Program with funds appropriated by the Alabama Legislature. Historic sites meeting the eligibility can submit applications now through June 30, 2022, 4 PM. The AHC will administer a $2,300,000 Grant Program with funds appropriated by the Alabama Legislature in the 2023 Fiscal Year (Oct. 1, 2022-Sept. 30, 2023), for improvements
The Chamber celebrated new member, Root Motive Training and Team Building, with a ribbon cutting! Root Motive is a learning-based organization with the purpose of helping individuals and teams reach their full potential. Our motivation lies within the development of the individual for personal and professional fulfillment. We believe that personality awareness is the fundamental core of building and maintaining positive relationships and helps to support leadership as a personal brand. We customize our
The Chamber celebrated Violet Aesthetic Centre 10 years anniversary with a ribbon cutting! Violet Aesthetic Centre rolled out the red carpet for its VIP clients and guests for this special occasion! Violet Aesthetic Centre is an upscale skincare and wellness clinic located in Fairhope, AL. "We specialize in holistic skincare treatment modalities to rejuvenate, heal and replenish the skin back to a healthy state. Facials including- TAMA microcurrent, RevitaPen nano infusion, Dermaplaning, Acne treatments,
The Furry Godmother is Celebrating 10 Years of Providing Professional Pet Sitting Services to the Eastern Shore
THE FURRY GODMOTHER IS CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF PROVIDING PROFESSIONAL PET SITTING SERVICES TO THE EASTERN SHORE Spanish Fort, AL – May 2022 – The Furry Godmother Pet Sitting is celebrating our 10th year in business on the Eastern Shore. We want to thank our fantastic clients for their support and trust in us to provide the best pet sitting services in the area. From a staff of one to our present team of 10 pet sitters, we have grown in response to the demand for highly dependable professional pet care.
Infirmary Health celebrates the Re-opening of Mothers’ Milk Bank of Alabama Donation Depot Mobile, Ala. – As of Monday, May, 23, Infirmary Health has reopened its Mothers' Milk Bank of Alabama (MMBAL) Donation Depot location on the campus of Mobile Infirmary. As a depot location, donors that have been approved by MMBAL can conveniently drop off their supply at Women’s Health Alliance of Mobile. The depot will be open Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. In order to become a volunteer donor, women
Baldwin County Students Selected for Summer Internships at Four Utility Providers FOLEY, AL – Eighteen rising seniors from Baldwin County high schools will spend their summer at Daphne Utilities, Gulf Shores Utilities, North Baldwin Utility, or Riviera Utilities gaining real-world experience—and earning a paycheck—as part of the Summer Utility Internship Program (SUIT). “Working closely with our partners at the Southwest Alabama Workforce Development Commission (SAWDC) and Baldwin County Board of
Ashurst Niemeyer Real Estate Welcomes New Agent Bryan is new to Fairhope, but has already fallen in love with the area. He started a career in real estate after retiring from Chipola College where he served as Director of Public Relations for thirty years. He also taught public speaking and communication courses. He earned a Master's Degree in Communication from Florida State University and holds a Doctorate in Higher Education from University of West Florida. Bryan married his high school sweetheart,
Construction Set to Begin on USA Health’s Ambulatory Surgery Center in Baldwin County FAIRHOPE, Alabama (Tuesday, May 24, 2022) -- USA Health today held a ceremonial groundbreaking to mark the start of construction for a freestanding ambulatory surgery center located on the Mapp Family Campus in Baldwin County, at the intersection of state highways 181 and 104 near Fairhope. “This facility will make it more convenient for people in Baldwin County to receive outpatient surgery and with lower
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce welcomed new member, Bluewater Exteriors with a ribbon cutting! Bluewater Exteriors was founded by Jimmy Fazekas of Gadsden, AL. Jimmy was taught seamless gutters by his father and grandfather starting at the early age of 13, and bought his first seamless gutter company from them at 20 years old. Jimmy continued over the years to further his knowledge in the industry, earning multiple awards and achievements such as Gutter Helmet Rookie of the Year and being
The Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Blu Impressions Designs LLC with a ribbon cutting! Blu Impressions Designs LLC offers custom printed and digital products. Our products and services celebrate, uplift and inspire others. We currently offer an array of products not limited to custom coloring books, journals, planners, stickers, canvas and acrylic art prints and more. Our products are just as unique as our customers with our the motto being "Designs created with you in
Spring Hill College Launches a Master of Public Health Program (Mobile, Ala.) Spring Hill College recently announced a new Master of Public Health program. Students can complete the program in two years and it has received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The program is currently accepting students and will have six admission cycles per year. Courses are offered in an accelerated format (7-week sessions) and are completely online. The
OWA Honors Memorial Day with Weekend Long Celebration Festivities include live music, fireworks and activities for the whole family (Foley, Alabama) –Join OWA as we honor our heroes at our 2022 Memorial Day Weekend Party on May 27-29, 2022. This fan-favorite event is jam-packed with family-friendly games, kid’s crafts, live entertainment, and fireworks sure to please all ages. Festivities begin Friday, May 27, 2022, at 2pm with custom handprint flag t-shirts, cornhole, and a patriotic scavenger
Mobile Symphony Ends Season with Blockbuster John Williams Jubilee May 21 and 22 The Mobile Symphony Orchestra (MSO) ends its season with a blockbuster tribute to America’s favorite composer – John Williams – Saturday, May 21, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, May 22, at 2:30 p.m., at Mobile’s historic Saenger Theatre. For seven decades, his magical music has transformed movies like Star Wars, Harry Potter, Jaws, Schindler’s List and more. The concert is packed with music from America’s most beloved
Bayside Academy Sophomore Isabelle Rutland Earns Prestigious Accolades Daphne, Ala., May 16, 2022 – Bayside Academy student Isabelle Rutland ’24 is receiving huge praise for her artwork. In the past month alone, she won first place in the state of Alabama at the Visual Arts Achievement Program 2022 exhibition with her painting “Interlaced”, first place in the Baldwin County Trailblazer’s Chalk the Trail competition, an honorable mention and commendation from the department head in the 2022 Ringling
Bayside Academy and Foley High School Seniors Win Chelsea Garvin Spirit Scholarships The Original Oyster House awarded its 16th Annual Chelsea Garvin Spirit Scholarships to O'Melia Macpherson of Bayside Academy and Anna Goeke of Foley High School. Macpherson will study pre-law with a minor in art at the University of Alabama and Goeke will study studio art at the University of South Alabama this fall. In 2006, the scholarship was founded in loving memory of Chelsea Garvin, who was an exceptional
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Outdoor movies on the back patio are here!A fun family night for all ages. Bring a picnic dinner and your tailgate chairs and join the Spanish Fort Public Library and the City of Spanish Fort as we host OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT on the back patio lawn.Back patio open for guests at 6 p.m. Movie starts at 7 p.m. (dusk)
Anchor QEA New Hire Announcement Anchor QEA is excited to announce that Richard Markey (Mike) has joined the team as a Principal Scientist out of our Daphne office. With decades of power utility management experience, he will be instrumental in expanding our p