UPDATE: The “police situation” has been resolved in a neighborhood near Gulf Shores schools. The school schedule is back to normal, according to Gulf Shores Police. The situation took place on Dolphin Way and began at 5 a.m. Police tell us it was a domestic violence incident near the school.
7:15 a.m.: Gulf Shores Elementary, Middle and High are delaying opening today, Thursday, March 9. Because of an active police matter in the neighborhood, near the schools – not at the school – school opening today at these three schools are being delayed by Superintendent Eddie Tyler, in coordination with the Gulf Shores Police Department. Buses that are picking up students are transporting them to an alternate locate.