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Friday, January 21, 2022

    Cullman County Schools Covid update

    CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. - Below are the latest COVID-19 numbers for Cullman County Schools. We are pleased to report that numbers are declining across the district.   As of Tuesday, September 14:  Positive: 69 close contact: 242, which is 3.3% of the district's 9,425 students.  Two...

    Vinemont Middle School recognizes heroes on staff

    VINEMONT, Ala. - Vinemont Middle School made a huge shoutout to Nurse Paige Collett and Nurse Aide Michael Marotz this week on social media. The post offered a huge thank you to Nurse Collett and Mr. Marotz for taking care of the students each...

    Another school bomb threat made Tuesday

    WEST POINT, Ala. - The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office can confirm that a bomb threat has been called into West Point Middle School.  According to CCSO Communications Director Chad Whaley, deputies and investigators are on scene now.  Proper procedures and protocols are being followed to ensure...

    Cullman County Schools release updated COVID-19 numbers

    CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. - Cullman County Schools has more than 10% of its district students out of school due to a confirmed positive test, or due to a student being a close contact. Student Data through 4:00 p.m. Friday, August 27: • COVID positive: 198 • Close...

    5 Cullman County Schools to temporarily transition to remote learning

    CULLMAN, Ala. -- Cullman County Schools continues to monitor COVID-19 numbers at our 29 campuses and make appropriate adjustments as needed to protect students, faculty, and staff. As of Wednesday, August 25, student enrollment absences due to either a positive COVID test, or because...

    Cullman County Schools to implement new vaping policy

    CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. - Cullman County Schools has a new stricter vaping policy to begin the 2021-2022 school year due to the increase in vaping offenses across the district. The policy is in the student handbook: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/1183523/FINAL_21-22_Student_Handbook_with_changes_as_of_7-8-21__1_.pdf. A violation of the policy will result...

    Hanceville High School student to hold candlelight vigil for local teens injured in car crash

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - “This is not the way we would like to end our summer or start the school year,” Hanceville High School Junior Logan Quick said. Early Thursday morning, four Hanceville teens were injured, two critically, when the car they were in struck...

    New Cullman County notification system ready for upcoming school year

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman County Commission has announced that the Cullman County EMA’s Cullman County Notification System has been set up for the upcoming school year.  Notifications for local emergencies, severe weather, special events and event traffic alerts will be delivered to registered phones...

    Update to mask guidance for 2021-2022 school year

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Alabama Department of Public Health has released guidelines for public schools as the start of the 2021-2022 school year draws near. As we have learned from the past year, information and recommendations are subject to change quickly. Below is the...

    Lockers: A yes or no for the 2021-2022 school year?

    CULLMAN, Ala. - Due to the renewal of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s official guidelines for this school year, the option to sell lockers to students for the 2021-2022 year has been left up to each individual school. Fairview Middle School recently...