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Friday, October 30, 2020

    Downtown Hanceville sees new life

    Amy Hasenbein Leonard
    HANCEVILLE - As the sun beamed down on a new day in Hanceville on Thursday, city leaders and members of the community came together to celebrate the ribbon cuttings and grand openings of businesses in the historic Romine building. The C Street Café, Marcela’s Salon...

    Pet of the Week: Have a Lap?  You need to meet Bella!

    CULLMAN - A little good news from the Cullman County Animal Shelter to kick things off: recently shared “Amelia Er” has been “hired” as an emotional support and therapy dog, and feline friend Moggie has been adopted too!  Shelter volunteer Donna Ruttkay introduces the Cullman...

    2nd dive-in movie of the season Thursday night at CWAC

    Guests enjoy a dive-in movie at the Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center last summer. / Tribune File Photo CULLMAN - The second of one of Cullman Parks and Rec's most popular summer events, the Dive-In Movies, will take place tomorrow, Thursday, July 13. The movie "Sing"...

    Summer Reading Program a Success at Cullman County Public Library

    CULLMAN – The Cullman County Public Library system has enjoyed another successful Summer Reading Program this year. Thanks to the expertise of librarians Karen Laney and Renee Ryan, who together took the bull by the horns and created a host of exciting activities for...

    Veterans Day celebration expanding to include bigger flight experiences and a Rosie the Riveter competition

    Will Hogue
    We are going fully immersive this year. Participants will have the opportunity to watch a 40-minute film about a mission, and then ride in the plane and ‘conduct’ that mission.” Col. Ken Brown   CULLMAN – It was a celebratory atmosphere at the Cullman VFW post on...

    Family reunions and the importance of tradition

    CULLMAN - Not so long ago family reunions were common in the area, with most remembering them from their childhood days. Members of a family would arrive with their children, their children’s children and covered dishes for an afternoon of fellowship, laughter and even...

    Go fly a kite!

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    FAIRVIEW - On April 1 at 11 a.m. Peggie Knop of Fairview will continue a two-decades-old tradition of hosting a kite flying day at her home. “This all started when my niece and her friends were in children’s church and they wanted to go flying...

    Hopeful Children Gather for a Chance at a Part in the Fun

    CULLMAN – Auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre’s production of Aladdin were held on Monday at the Cullman Civic Center. The auditorium was packed with anxious parents and excited kids from ages 5 to 18.   “The children will audition for about two hours,” said Kelly...

    Plenty to do on Saturday

    CULLMAN - If you are looking for something to do in and around Cullman on Saturday, there are plenty of options from which to choose. Things are happening in many different municipalities, starting early and going into the night. We've listed the events we know...

    Agriplex hosts Sweet Potato Drop, volunteers bag more than 9,000 pounds of potatoes for local agencies

    Will Hogue
    CULLMAN - Saturday morning over 60 volunteers showed up to help with the North Alabama Agriplex’s Sweet Potato Drop event. Volunteers bagged potatoes to be distributed to local agencies.               The event was the Agriplex’s second of this nature so far this year, the first being...