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Monday, January 30, 2023

    Frigid Temperatures Cripple Cullman County Schools

    CULLMAN – Old Man Winter has paid Cullman County a chilly visit this week and along with freezing temperatures and dangerous wind chills, schools have been either delayed, cancelled or both. The altered school schedules are preventive measures to ensure both students and teachers...

    Cullman County Schools canceled Thursday due to winter weather

    CULLMAN – Each day this week parents have waited to hear if their children would be attending school on time, on a delayed schedule, or if their child's classes would be canceled altogether, as was the case Thursday, January 19.  “In the interest of doing what...

    A Great Heart is Reflected On the Head

    CULLMAN - On Thursday the principal, faculty and students of East Elementary witnessed heroic acts of courage and love when 12 boys and one custodian shaved their heads to show their support for classmate Hannah Dawson and her younger brother Kaeden. Ten-year-old Kaeden is...

    Remembering Our Heroes

    CULLMAN - East Elementary School held their Veterans Day program on last Thursday for students, faculty, staff, parents and community members to attend with an especially moving presentation called the White Table Ceremony. Cullman County 4-H Agent Assistant, Mrs. Raydonna Sims, narrated the presentation...

    Robots, Kids and Lots of Fun and Competition!

    HANCEVILLE – Schools from all over North Alabama gathered at Wallace State’s coliseum on Friday to compete for the title of BEST Robotics Team. BEST - Boosting Engineering Science and Technology, is designed to excite students about science, technology and engineering through a hands-on,...

    JROTC Program Builds Confidence and Teaches Responsibility

    VINEMONT – The Junior ROTC Program at the Cullman Area Career Center has taken off in just its third year. Colonel Bud Jones and Sergeant Chad Ullery teach sophomores, juniors and seniors in high school the qualities of citizenship, leadership, responsibility and physical training. The...

    Area Bands Gather Together to Showcase Their Talents

    Cullman County’s 31st Annual Band Exhibition a Success   CULLMAN – The 31st Annual Cullman County Band Exhibition was held this past Saturday. The event took place at 6 p.m. at the Oliver Woodard Stadium at Cullman High School. Nine Cullman County bands performed their halftime shows for...

    Volunteer in Public Schools & The Link of Cullman County Partner to Impact

    Mentoring Cullman Youth a Worthy Endeavor   CULLMAN – In Cullman we are lucky to have several youth outreach programs that are dedicated to helping children who may be in trouble. Whether it is a child from a broken home or just a child whose parents...

    EES Shoots to Nationals

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    Some of the best young archers in the country took aim at a national title  recently and the archers from East Elementary Archery team traveled to Kentucky to compete on the national stage.     “We have a very consistent, hardworking team,” EES Archery Coach Brant...

    Bright Young Minds Win Big

    Local Academic Competition Recognizes Two Local Achievers   It is always a great feeling when your child excels academically. It is especially thrilling when they show a love for these areas as well. We always need more minds in the science and math fields. The recent...