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Obituary: Georgia Crawford

By |2019-07-16T23:23:52+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Graveside services for Georgia Crawford, 85, of Hanceville will be at Mt. Grove Baptist Cemetery, Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 2 p.m. Mrs. Crawford is survived by daughter Rita and son Michael Crawford. Mrs. Crawford is preceded in death by her father, Ed Barrett and mother, Emma (Massey) Barrett and husband Louie Crawford. The post Obituary: [...]

Roofer injured in fall at Cullman EMA building

By |2019-07-16T23:23:52+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – A roofer was injured Tuesday while working at the Cullman County Emergency Management Agency/Water Department building on Beech Avenue. Cullman County Commission Chairman Kenneth Walker released the following statement to the media: “Earlier today, an accident involving an employee of a roofing contractor occurred at the Cullman County Emergency Management / Water Department [...]

Baileyton Fire Chief McGee earns Advanced Level Emergency Manager designation

By |2019-07-16T18:23:57+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

BAILEYTON, Ala. – Baileyton Volunteer Fire Department Chief Zachery McGee recently earned the designation of Advanced Level Emergency Manager from the Alabama Association of Emergency Managers (AAEM). Eddie Hicks, chair of the AAEM Certification Committee, said in a media release: “The Alabama Association of Emergency Managers is pleased to announce that Zachery McGee, fire chief of [...]

Cullman Community Theatre presents ‘Oklahoma!’ this Friday, Saturday

By |2019-07-16T17:24:08+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – Building on the success of last year’s “The Music Man,” Cullman Community Theatre returns this week with “Oklahoma!,” the very first Broadway musical by the legendary team of composer Richard Rodgers and librettist/lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II. The story follows the simultaneous courtship of Oklahoma farm girl Laurey (played by Sarah Jane Skinner) by [...]

Berlin votes to annex 3 properties, discusses plans for recently-purchased property

By |2019-07-16T17:24:09+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

BERLIN, Ala. – During its July meeting, the Berlin Town Council continued to expand the municipality’s borders through annexation and also discussed plans to set up a temporary town hall. It also worked on development plans for the 20-acre property it recently purchased next to the community center.  The three properties annexed Monday night were all along the east side [...]

Arrests and incidents reported July 16, 2019

By |2019-07-16T17:24:11+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – Below are the arrests and incidents reported July 16, 2019. 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 DepartmentIncidentsJuly 11 fourth-degree theft of property; Wal-Mart; Olive St. SW; pool chemicals; $4 July [...]

Get to know Jesse Priest Music

By |2019-07-16T16:25:49+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – “Like any good, Southern musician, I started out singing and playing in church,” local favorite Jesse Priest said of the origins of his musical journey. The Holly Pond graduate went on to meet drummer C.J. McAnnally, of Fairview, at the Cullman Area Technology Academy. The two worked on cars, but bonded over their [...]

Gragg, Duke named assistant principals at East, West Elementary

By |2019-07-16T16:25:51+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman City School Board announced a couple of big personnel changes and a pay increase for substitute teachers at Tuesday morning’s meeting. Nic Gragg, who has been an assistant principal at East and West Elementary, will now be the full-time assistant principal at East Elementary. Tommy Duke, who has served as assistant [...]

12 days in, search continues for missing boater

By |2019-07-16T15:26:06+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – The search for missing boater Kelsey Starling continues Tuesday, according to ALEA Marine Patrol Division Northern District Assistant Commander Sgt. Chad Pate. Starling has been missing since a boating accident on Smith Lake the night of July 4. Pate shared photos of a sonar image of an area of the search, saying, “You [...]

Arbor East residents swarm Cullman City Council meeting over fly problem

By |2019-07-16T15:26:14+00:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – On Monday evening, more than a dozen residents from the Arbor East subdivision near Cullman’s wastewater treatment plant on County Road 703 came to the Cullman City Council meeting to lodge complaints about large numbers of flies in their neighborhood coming from the plant.  The bugs, known as drain flies, sink flies or [...]

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There's always something to do in and around Cullman! There are several annual events in the area including Cullman Oktoberfest, Bloomin' Festival, Strawberry Festival, Rock the South, Sweet Tater Festival, and others. There are also lots of other activities and events happening year round!