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Monday, September 27, 2021

    Obituary: Patricia Ann Creel

    Patricia Ann Creel, 74, of Baileyton, passed away on September 25, 2021. She was born at home in Baileyton on September 24, 1947, to Lewis and Naomi McGriff Camp. Mrs. Creel worked as an insurance clerk at Woodland Hospital for 33 years. After her retirement,...

    Files from Yesteryear: From The Files Of 1950:

    A couple of bootleggers made the mistake of driving with lights too dim. When officers stopped the vehicle to investigate the lights, they smelled a strong odor of “corn whiskey.” Officers found 29 gallons of Wildcat whiskey. Mr. and Mrs. Francis Holcomb’s house and all...

    Revenue commissioner announces changes for October and in 2022

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Office of Revenue Commission announced big changes coming for Cullman in regard to tags, decals and stickers beginning October 1, 2021.  Revenue Commissioner Barry Willingham said the State of Alabama is making numerous changes in tags for 2022, including truck and...

    Obituary: James “PawPete” Whaley

    Funeral service for James “PawPete” Whaley, 82, of Hanceville, will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, September 27, 2021, at Mt. Joy Baptist Church.  Visitation will begin at 5:30 p.m, Sunday, September 26, 2021 at Mt. Joy Baptist Church.  Bro. Steve Rodgers, Bro. Charlie Pierce and...

    Obituary: Marion Louie Jochum Jr.

    In loving memory of Marion Louie Jochum Jr. Mr. Jochum passed September 20, 2021 at Cullman Regional Hospital. He was born in Cullman County February 19, 1962 to Ethelene Powell and the late Louie Martini Jochum. He was a man of all trades; he worked in the...

    Tuesday Storytime at the library teaches participants finer points in counting

    CULLMAN, Ala. - Each Tuesday, there is a storytime held at 10:00 a.m. at the Cullman County Public Library. This week, guest speaker Ms. Suhana read books “1, 2, Buckle My Shoes” by Anna Grossnickle Hines and “1, 2, 3 Thanksgiving!” by W. Nikola-Lisa...

    CCSO receives $2500 from Cullman County Industrial Development Authority

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) presented a check on Friday to the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office.  According to the Cullman County IDA, $2,500 was donated to the CCSO to support the special projects fund.  “The money will help special needs children...

    Local man named ‘Operator of the Year’

    CULLMAN, Ala. - A local man and Fairview High graduate was recently named National Operator of the Year due to the success of the Havoline Xpress Lube business he operates.  Jason and Crystal Berry, of Joppa, currently own two Havoline Xpress Lube businesses--one in Cullman...

    UPDATE: Huntsville man arrested for 18 counts of child porn in Cullman

    CULLMAN, Ala. - A Huntsville man who was arrested on Friday for 18 counts of child pornography charges, was revealed to be a UAH professor, and more charges have been added to the count.  According to a press release from Cullman County District Attorney Wilson...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Good Hope holds off Addison 13-8

    GOOD HOPE, Ala. -- Good Hope hosted the Addison Bulldogs for its homecoming game at lovely James W. Shabel Field on an absolutely gorgeous Friday night for football. The Raiders wouldn't allow the visiting Bulldogs to spoil their fun as the home team came away...