SPANISH FORT – Quick action by two Spanish Fort police officers and four bystanders fishing on the Causeway helped save the life of man who tried to kill himself by jumping into Mobile Bay, city officials said.
DAPHNE – The D’Olive Creek watershed that runs through Daphne and Spanish Fort has seen major improvements after earlier erosion problems, but the region and other areas still face challenges, organizers working on updates to the management plan said.
FAIRHOPE – Members of the Eastern Shore Metropolitan Planning Organization will wait until October to vote on supporting a proposal to create a county toll authority to finance the last leg of the Baldwin Beach Express.
DAPHNE – A grant to repair the Daphne High School greenhouse is the first step in a program by Baldwin County Master Gardeners to increase support for agriculture education in the area.
SPANISH FORT – The Spanish Fort City Council upheld the firing of the employee who had filed charges against Mayor Mike McMillan accusing him of slapping her in October.