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December 1, 2016 - Gulf Shores, AL (GSA) - Rea Schuessler was one of thirty-five fellow PGA of America section qualifiers from throughout the United States to advance to the 78th KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship to be held May 25-28, 2017 at Trump National Golf Club, Washington D.C., in Potomac Falls, VA. Founded in 1937, the prestigious Senior PGA Championship is the most historic major championship in senior golf with a list of winners including Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gene Sarazen, Tom Watson, Lee Trevino, Hale Irwin, Gary Player, and Sam Snead. Schuessler will be one of only 156 players from throughout the country competing for the infamous Albert S. Bourne Trophy and title of 2017 Senior PGA Champion. The tournament will consist of four rounds of stroke play with the first two broadcast on the Golf Channel and the final two championship rounds aired on NBC. Specific air times will be determined as the event draws closer with tee times generally running from early morning through mid-afternoon.
The Alabama Gulf Coast Christmas Boat Parade takes place on Saturday, December 10th. The parade will start at Lulu's Homeport Marina at 5:00pm and travel east on the Intracoastal Waterway, around Bear Point and turn south then east back to Cobalt The Restaurant at Perdido Pass.
There are lots of great viewing areas along Canal Road between Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, as well as The Wharf. You can also watch the Christmas Boat Parade coming into the docks at Cobalt the Restaurant, where the after-the-parade party takes place.
Photos from the 2013 Christmas Boat Parade
The complex is projected to bring 1 million new visitors to Alabama a year and features an amusement park, a Marriott Hotel and is in close proximity to the new Foley Sports Complex.
November 2, 2016 - Foley, AL (FA) - The Poarch Band of Creek Indians today unveiled detailed plans for its first-class, family-friendly tourist destination currently under construction near Alabama's most popular beaches.
October 31, 2016 - Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - Photos from the Island Halloween Party held at Luna's Eat & Drink in Cosmo's Courtyard.
October 31, 2016 - Orange Beach, AL (OBA) - Jack Robinson along with the owners of the Flora-Bama shaved their heads Saturday night to benefit Mary's Shelter. Mary's Shelter was founded to address the needs of homeless pregnant women who are experiencing an unwanted or unplanned pregnancy. For more information visit their website.