Arab’s SugarFest canceled

By |2020-07-04T15:25:15-05:00July 4, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

ARAB, Ala. – How do you make the difficult decision to cancel a festival? Something that the community embraced and made such a success last year? You do it after much thought, consideration, prayer and logic. You do it with the support of city leaders, law enforcement, emergency management and volunteers. You do it after consulting [...]

Ivey appoints Dr. Barbara Cooper secretary of Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education

By |2020-07-04T15:25:15-05:00July 4, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Gov. Kay Ivey this week announced the appointment of Dr. Barbara Cooper as secretary of the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education (DECE). “Dr. Barbara Cooper has spent her professional career dedicated to helping students achieve their greatest potential. She and I share the same goal, and that is to make Alabama a [...]

Cullman fire marshal talks grilling safety

By |2020-07-04T00:30:57-05:00July 4, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – It’s prime grilling time, and to bring awareness to grilling safety, The Tribune spoke with Cullman Fire Marshal Chris Chaffin. Which is safer? Charcoal or gas? Chaffin said there’s no right answer. “Each of these have their own inherent risks,” he said. “There is no correct answer as to which is safer. The consumer [...]

Holly Pond FFA Floriculture Team takes top honors in state

By |2020-07-04T00:30:57-05:00July 4, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

HOLLY POND, Ala. – Holly Pond High School Future Farmers of America (FFA) students competed on June 25 in district and state Career Development Event online virtual contests, and July 1 released successful results for two of their teams and several students. The school’s Floriculture Team placed first in the North District and took first place [...]

‘It’s just a beautiful place’: Riverside Fly Shop shares love of fly fishing, beauty of the Sipsey

By |2020-07-04T00:31:00-05:00July 4, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

BREMEN, Ala. – Located next to the Walker County line along Alabama Highway 69, nestled next to the Sipsey Fork of the Black Warrior River, you’ll find a quaint-looking cabin. It’s local and tourist favorite, Riverside Fly Shop, where you can learn all about the love of fly fishing and the uniqueness of the Sipsey. The [...]

Just in time for 4th of July- the watermelon pop

By |2020-07-03T19:25:37-05:00July 3, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

CULLMAN, Ala. – Summertime instantly gets cooler when you’re able to enjoy refreshing frozen treats. Local favorite Frios Gourmet Pops recently unveiled its annual summer flavor- watermelon. “We are entering our third summer season with Frios,” said Co-Owner Kristy Keiffer. “Watermelon has been available each summer. It’s always debuted prior to July 4.” On what makes this [...]

Cullman-area students named to UAH President’s, Dean’s Lists

By |2020-07-03T19:25:37-05:00July 3, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) recently announced its spring 2020 Dean’s List and President’s List. The students recognized for academic excellence this semester include 1,160 Dean’s List honorees, along with 1,058 honorees to the President’s List. To make the Dean’s List, students must have achieved a 3.50 or higher grade point [...]

Obituary: Delores Williams Hudson

By |2020-07-03T19:25:37-05:00July 3, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Delores Williams Hudson, of Cullman passed away Friday, July 3, 2020. She was born Sept. 3, 1945 to Colemen and Irene Aderholt Williams. She is preceded in death by her husband Grover Hudson; father Colemen Williams; and mother Irene Mayhall. Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter: Dana Ann Hudson; sisters: Shirley Dunn and [...]

Obituary: Rickey Anthony Willingham

By |2020-07-03T19:25:38-05:00July 3, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Rickey Anthony Willingham, 61, of Holly Pond passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020 at Cullman Regional. He was born Oct. 20, 1958 to Lynell and Eva Mae Willingham. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Linda Lou. Survivors include his wife Gloria Willingham; daughter Stephanie Willingham; grandchildren Whitney Twilley and Austin Lee Twilley; [...]

Obituary: Beverly Ann Thomas

By |2020-07-03T19:25:38-05:00July 3, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Funeral services for Beverly Ann Thomas, 56, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2020 at Refuge Church with interment in Etha Cemetery, Pastor Jeff Bennett officiating. Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Thomas passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020.  She was born March 2, 1964 to Thomas Jefferson and Shirley [...]

Upcoming Events

  1. Fireworks Over Cullman (DRIVE-IN)

    July 4 @ 9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
  2. Planning Commission Meeting

    July 6 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  3. City Council Meeting

    July 6 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

What’s happening in Cullman?

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!