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    Dodgeball tournament raises more than $1.3K for emergency responders

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Eight teams and their fans from around Cullman County gathered at Hanceville High School’s Lane Horton Gymnasium Saturday for the second annual Life Lines 4 Thin Lines Dodgeball Tournament. Teams representing the fire departments of Good Hope, Hanceville, Crane Hill, Johnson’s...

    Sounding the alarm: Hanceville residents can get a free smoke detector from Hanceville Fire and Rescue

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Hanceville Fire and Rescue Assistant Fire Chief Bart Absher gave an update recently on the number and types of calls the fire department has responded to so far in and around Hanceville in 2019. Absher said the numbers for 2019 are...

    Cullman County volunteer fire departments receive grants from Alabama Forestry Commission

    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) presented a grant check to each volunteer fire department in Cullman County Thursday evening at the Cullman County Association of Volunteer Fire Departments Association’s (CCAVFD) monthly meeting.  Each department received $1,111.49. The AFC’s Albert Mayo said the...

    Hanceville police chief issues statement on officer-involved shooting

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – A Hanceville man was killed in an officer-involved shooting along County Road 599 near Hanceville Sunday afternoon. Cullman County Coroner Jeremy L. Kilpatrick identified the man as Robert Clay Wilsford, Sr., 65. The incident unfolded following a call from a family member...

    (Update) Cullman man killed in wreck near Johnson’s Crossing

    Updated 8/2/19 at 11:58 a.m. JOHNSON'S CROSSING, Ala. - A Cullman man was killed in a two-vehicle wreck in the community of Johnson's Crossing Thursday evening. Cullman County Coroner Jeremy L. Kilpatrick identified the victim as Kristopher Lyn Griffin, 34. Kilpatrick said the crash happened in the...

    No longer ‘helpless’: Smith Lake area fire departments prepare to launch second fire/rescue boat, more on the way

    CULLMAN, Ala. - At one time, firefighters and EMTs around Smith Lake faced a formidable barrier to responding to emergency calls: the shoreline. Having to stand on the bank, begging for a loaner boat to respond to incidents on the water, was a feeling...

    Worship without worry: CCSO hosts Church Safety Class

    CULLMAN, Ala. – Churchgoers settled in at Temple Baptist Church Thursday night to participate in the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) Church Safety Class. It was the second event of its kind put on by the CCSO following the November 2017 church shooting in...

    Small fire at Lake Catoma Apartments

    Updated 7-22-19 5:23 p.m. CULLMAN, Ala. – Multiple units responded to a reported fire at Lake Catoma Apartments along U.S. Highway 278 East in the city of Cullman Monday morning. Cullman Fire Rescue Chief Brian Bradberry said the fire involved an ashtray and possibly a grill....

    Multiple departments battle blaze in Vinemont

    VINEMONT, Ala. - Multiple agencies including fire departments from Vinemont-Providence, West Point, Falkville, Battleground, Cullman and Gold Ridge responded early Friday evening to a structure fire off U.S. Highway 31 just south of Hurricane Creek Park. The structure involved was a a large metal...

    Baileyton Fire Chief McGee earns Advanced Level Emergency Manager designation

    BAILEYTON, Ala. – Baileyton Volunteer Fire Department Chief Zachery McGee recently earned the designation of Advanced Level Emergency Manager from the Alabama Association of Emergency Managers (AAEM). Eddie Hicks, chair of the AAEM Certification Committee, said in a media release: “The Alabama Association of Emergency...

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