Mobile - Dauphin Island News

9/15/2020
Alabama Power
Hurricane Sally is expected to bring heavy rains inland, which could affect Alabama Power lakes. After making landfall, Sally is expected to move slowly across the state, dumping large amounts of rain in some areas. The latest forecast indicates the greatest impacts to Alabama Power lakes from heavy rains will be from Lay…

9/2/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., September 2, 2020 – A new video from Wildlife Forever, funded in part by a BoatUS Foundation Grassroots Grant shows watersport boat owners how to easily follow “Clean, Drain, Dry” at the boat ramp to help prevent the spread of Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS). Support for the video also…

9/1/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va. September 1, 2020 – For the nation’s 12 million boat owners, Labor Day weekend is the last blast, with many enjoying the end-of-summer boating ritual with family and friends aboard, according to Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS). The national advocacy, services and safety…

8/31/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., August 31, 2020 – Last year, 76,418 recreational boaters had a reason to summon nonemergency, routine assistance from TowBoatUS, the nation’s largest on-water towing service for recreational boaters. Accidentally running aground, dead batteries and dead engines were the chief culprits. Instead…

8/24/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., August 24, 2020 – A one-two punch with two tropical storms bearing down on the Gulf Coast this week is getting the attention of recreational boaters, leading some to wisely haul out their vessels to a safe location and make storm preparations. Tropical Storm Marco, expected to run along the…

8/24/2020
BoatUS News
Aims to increase fishing line and soft bait recycling by tapping the public for ideas ANNAPOLIS, Md., August 24, 2020 – Have you ever wondered how old, discarded fishing line is recycled and reused? You may be surprised to learn that turning fishing line into new products is labor intensive, requiring a series of…

8/18/2020 5:10:00 PM
al.com
Other projects of note included $3.3 million for a marine science research vessel at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab, $3.7 million to fund ongoing sewer upgrades at the Mobile County Water, Sewer and Fire ...

8/18/2020 5:01:00 PM
MSN
Other projects of note included $3.3 million for a marine science research vessel at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab, $3.7 million to fund ongoing sewer upgrades at the Mobile County Water, Sewer and Fire ...

8/13/2020 8:35:00 PM
FOX10 News
The Coast Guard rescued a man attempting a mile-long swim off of. According to USCG, the man tried to swim from the southern tip Peli ...

8/13/2020 7:41:00 PM
WEAR-TV
Mobile, Ala. (WEAR-TV) — The US Coast Guard rescues a man near Dauphin Island after his wife reported him missing. Around 5 p.m., an unidentified woman called the Mobile Sector stating her ...

8/13/2020 7:40:07 PM
WEAR – Mobile-Pensacola on MSN.com
The US Coast Guard rescues a man near Dauphin Island after his wife reported him missing. Around 5 p. m. , an unidentified woman called the Mobile Sector stating her husband never returned from a swim ...

8/13/2020 7:22:00 PM
WKRG News 5
The Coast Guard rescued an overdue swimmer off the southern tip of Pelican Island Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a ...

8/13/2020
Main Street Alabama
Birmingham, Ala. - Alabama residents may soon be able to show their commitment of supporting local businesses with a distinctive car tag. The Shop Local Support Small Business tag will be produced if at least 1,000 complete an online application and pay a $50 fee by July 31, 2021. Main Street Alabama, the benefitting…

8/11/2020
BoatUS News
PROVIDENCE, R.I., August 11, 2020 – With the move to phase 2 of the Rhode Island Fiberglass Vessel Recycling (RIFVR) Pilot Program to address the disposal issue of recreational boats, project managers have released “Facing the Legacy: Lifecycle Solutions for Fiberglass Boats.” The short video shares the…

8/10/2020 9:50:00 AM
FOX10 News
Bama Bob’s BBQ is a new restaurant located on Dauphin Island Parkway (a mile north of the Dog River Bridge) in Mobile, AL. Bama Bob started out as a food truck just over a year ago. Co-owner ...

8/10/2020 8:08:34 AM
al.com on MSN.com
The numbers for beach resort cities lag other cities by a considerable amount. Rental property has a lot to do with that, but the poor Census participation rates has officials in Orange Beach and Gulf ...

8/9/2020 10:04:00 AM
al.com
The numbers for beach resort cities lag other cities by a considerable amount. Rental property has a lot to do with that, but the poor Census participation rates has officials in Orange Beach and Gulf ...

8/7/2020 10:56:00 AM
WKRG News 5
Share the Beach volunteers had a nice surprise Friday morning when they found dozens of hatchling tracks headed toward the Gulf of Mexico.

8/5/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., August 5, 2020 - More first-time boat buyers are getting on the water this season than in summers past. Along with the boat, many new owners also find themselves shopping for boat insurance for the first time. What are the most basic things new boat owners should know about buying a boat policy? BoatUS…

7/31/2020 7:44:00 AM
WKRG News 5
Tori Blackmon from the Gulf Coast CW takes a boat ride to Dauphin Island to explore a slower-paced, quiet family vacation spot. As soon as she gets off the boat she speaks with the owners of ...

7/30/2020 8:45:00 AM
The Paris News
While on vacation in Dauphin Island, Alabama, Eric Layton, the son of Lamar County Commissioner Lonnie Layton, helped save the life of a swimmer who was caught in a riptide.

7/26/2020 5:00:00 PM
US Geological Survey
Forecasting barrier island evolution provides coastal managers and stakeholders the ability to assess the resiliency of these important coastal environments that are home to both established ...

7/23/2020 10:43:00 PM
FOX10 News
DAUPHIN ISLAND, ALA. (WALA)- Dangerous rip currents on Dauphin Island and that can be scary especially if you're from out of town and don’t know about the silent but deadly currents hiding in coast ...

7/23/2020 6:53:00 PM
WKRG News 5
Foley Mayor John Koniar will not run for re-election Daphne and Foley will have new mayors and Dauphin Island will not have an election at all. Municipal elections are August 25 in some Alabama cities ...

7/22/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., July 22, 2020 -- While a boat’s name can be as varied as the owner at the helm, certain themes do stick out, according to Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS). The national advocacy, services, and safety group has issued its annual list of Top 10 Boat Names, which it compiles from…

7/21/2020 5:32:00 AM
WLOX
While a chopper flies over Mobile Bay, and a boat churns through the heavy surf off Dauphin Island searching for the missing, the 1,600 people who live in this Alabama town are left with their own ...

7/19/2020 7:46:00 PM
FOX10 News
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WALA)-- Despite the Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo being a much smaller show this year because of COVID-19 restrictions, some businesses on Dauphin Island were lucky not to have ...

7/19/2020 9:59:00 AM
WKRG News 5
Alabama Power has reported the power outage is do to a line being down according to Mayor Collier. ORIGINAL STORY:DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WKRG) — 800 people ...

7/18/2020 3:19:00 PM
MSN
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WALA)-- Out at sea not much has changed for anglers trying to reel in some big fish competing in the 87th Annual Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo. “Weather was great.

7/17/2020 8:34:00 PM
FOX10 News
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WALA)--Out at sea not much has changed for anglers trying to reel in some big fish competing in the 87th Annual Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo. “Weather was great. Smooth water ...

7/17/2020 7:59:00 AM
al.com
It’s no accident that University of Alabama professor Emily Elliott worked some practical information about rip tides into a marine geology class she recently taught for the Dauphin Island Sea Lab.

7/14/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., July 14, 2020 – With summer boating season in full swing, it’s now common to see recreational boats being filled up at gas stations across the country. However, making sure the right fuel gets in the boat’s tank isn’t always assured: 54% of consumers in a recent Harris Poll…

7/13/2020
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va. July 13, 2020 – The coronavirus pandemic is leading to more recreational boats and paddlers hitting the water, all trying to have fun in a safe way. So what are these two groups doing this season to safely share more crowded waters?“Ultimately, it’s about looking out for each other,&rdquo…

7/8/2020 8:16:00 AM
WBRZ
NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard responded to a swimmer in distress near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at approximately 3 p.m. that a ...

7/8/2020 8:08:00 AM
WKRG News 5
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WKRG) — The Coast Guard responded to a swimmer in distress near Dauphin Island Tuesday afternoon. The Coast Guard says they received a report around 3 p.m. a female swimmer ...

7/8/2020 7:01:00 AM
FOX10 News
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WALA) -- The U.S. Coast Guard responded to a swimmer in distress about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday at the Dauphin Island public beach. The swimmer had become caught in a rip current ...

7/8/2020 6:44:00 AM
MSN
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (WALA) -- The U.S. Coast Guard in Mobile responded to a swimmer in distress about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday at the Dauphin Island public beach. The swimmer had become caught in a rip ...

7/6/2020 6:35:00 AM
WHNT
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — Organizers are scaling back plans for a major fishing tournament on the Alabama coast so it can be held despite the coronavirus pandemic. The Alabama Deep Sea Fishing ...

7/6/2020 4:22:00 AM
NPR
NPR's David Greene talks to NPR's Allison Aubrey and Jeff Collier, mayor of Dauphin Island, a narrow strip of beach in Alabama's Mobile County, about efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19.

7/5/2020 7:30:00 AM
Washington Times
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) - Organizers are scaling back plans for a major fishing tournament on the Alabama coast so it can be held despite the coronavirus pandemic. The Alabama Deep Sea Fishing ...







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