Community Matters 2024-1


🌷🍃 Step into Spring with the Cullman Tribune’s Community Matters Magazine! 🍃🌷

🎂 As the flowers begin to bloom, we’re celebrating new beginnings and cherished traditions. Join us as we honor local centenarian Fred Little, who recently celebrated his 100th birthday, sharing his timeless wisdom and the secret to a long, fulfilling life – staying active and embracing each day.

🩺 Meet Jolanda Hutson, who has dedicated a decade of service to making healthcare accessible through the Good Samaritan Health Clinic, making a significant difference in the lives of Cullman County residents.

🎵 Feel the rhythm of passion and family unity with Brittany and Micah Simpson’s Seed-Harvest Music Academy, where music education blossoms alongside nurturing family ties.

👩‍🏫👩‍🌾 Race into the energetic life of Whitney Haynes, a teacher, farmer, and mother of six managing a full life in Fairview with a smile and unstoppable vigor.

🏀 Rejoice in the local sports spirit with the story of Fairview’s triumph over West Point 33-28 to claim back-to-back JV boys county championships, showcasing the resilience and talent of our young athletes.

💃 And there’s more! “Motion is Lotion,” reminds us to stay active for health and happiness, offering tips to weave movement into your daily routine – perfect for the invigorating energy of spring.

🙌 A huge THANK YOU to our advertisers who make it possible for us to share these heartwarming stories. Your support is vital in bringing the community closer and reminding us all that #CullmanCommunityMatters.

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Let’s celebrate the extraordinary people that bring our community to life – this Spring and always!

#CullmanCommunityMatters #SpringEdition

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