About Leanne West | Cullman Mayor's Office

Leanne H. West serves as the Executive Assistant to Cullman Mayor Woody Jacobs. She also maintains the City of Cullman's website (CullmanAL.gov) and is responsible for the content shared on the City's various social media platforms. Leanne can be reached at 256-775-7102 or lwest@cullmanal.gov.

Hanceville City Council officially names donated land

By |2021-07-24T01:23:44-05:00July 24, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – A generous donation of 19.52 acres of land to the City of Hanceville has recently been established by the city council as The Larry and Lillie Tucker Arboretum. The land was gifted to the city by Lillie Tucker and is located off Highway 31, south of Hanceville Firestation 1.   Mrs. Tucker joined the [...]

Obituary: Tommy Garfield Cofer

By |2021-07-23T20:23:37-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Mr. Tommy Garfield Cofer, 83, of Cullman passed from this life Thursday, July 22, 2021 at his residence. Cullman Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Cofer family. Mr. Cofer was born November 10, 1937 to James Edward and Mary Ellen Wyatt Cofer.  He is survived by his son: Dewayne Garfield Cofer; nieces, nephews, family [...]

Obituary: Horace “Bud” Calvin Oden

By |2021-07-23T20:23:38-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Funeral Service for Horace “Bud” Calvin Oden , age 73, of Falkville, will be at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 30, 2021, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home with interment in Dorsey Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. prior to the service.Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.Mr. Oden passed [...]

Starting July 28, severe thunderstorms deemed ‘destructive’ will activate a Wireless Emergency Alert on smartphones

By |2021-07-23T18:23:31-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Severe thunderstorms can be life-threatening, but not all severe storms are the same. Hazardous conditions range from tornadoes, large hailstorms and widespread straight-line winds called derechoes, to cloud-to-ground lightning and flash flooding.   Starting July 28, the National Weather Service will better convey the severity and potential impacts from thunderstorm winds and hail by adding [...]

Bama’s Best Chicken Tenders: Bobby’s Restaurant rules the roost

By |2021-07-23T18:23:31-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

EVA, Ala. – In the quest for Bama’s Best Chicken Tenders, one eatery rules the roost — Bobby’s Restaurant in Eva.   The Morgan County institution, owned by April and John Hall, is known for basketfuls of deep brown tenders covered in crunchy breading. Crinkle-cut fries, fresh-cut slaw, perfectly buttered Texas toast and homemade sauces round out [...]

Arrests and incidents reported July 23, 2021

By |2021-07-23T16:23:34-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – Below are the arrests and incidents reported July 23, 2021. All persons are innocent until proven guilty. GJ = grand jury; FTA = failure to appear Cullman County Sheriff’s Office No incidents or arrests reported. Cullman Police Department Incidents July 22 first-degree theft of property; person; cashthird-degree theft of property; person; Saundra Ln. NE; [...]

Soil and Water Conservation District holds children’s presentation at Guy Hunt Library and Museum

By |2021-07-23T08:23:41-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

HOLLY POND, Ala. – The Soil and Water Conservation District on Thursday made a presentation for the children of Guy Hunt Library and Museum in Holly Pond on local wildlife and the tracks they leave behind. With 11 children in attendance, Soil and Water Conservation Speaker Kathy Holmes read a book called, “Over in the Forest” [...]

Princess Lillie

By |2021-07-23T08:24:05-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

HOLLY POND, Ala. – “She came out of the womb smiling,” Kelly Handley said of her daughter Lillie. “She has always been very loving, and she smiles through everything and has since the day she was born. She has been so strong and brave through everything she has endured, and she has endured a lot in [...]

Tyson now faces nine lawsuits over 2019 Hanceville plant spill

By |2021-07-23T08:24:06-05:00July 23, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Over two years have passed since a June 6, 2019, spill at the Tyson Farms/River Valley Ingredients rendering plant near Hanceville triggered a large fish kill on the Mulberry Fork that extended down to the Sipsey River in Walker County. That time has been busy for the poultry giant; in all, nine lawsuits [...]

Obituary: James Anthony “Tony” England

By |2021-07-22T20:23:35-05:00July 22, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

James Anthony “Tony” England, age 56 of Cherokee, AL passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at his residence. Mr. England was born on March 4, 1965 in Columbia, Tennessee. Visitation will be Saturday, July 24, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs, where the service will be held at [...]

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