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    Standoff in city of Cullman ends peacefully

    Cullman Sheriff's deputies can be seen on the scene of a standoff in the northeast part of the city of Cullman early Sunday evening. The event ended peacefully. (Photo contributed by Tribune reader) CULLMAN - A man who barricaded himself in a building and threatened...

    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...

    Gudger steps down; Jenny Folsom now Cullman City Council president

    Garlan Gudger passes the gavel to Dr. Jenny Folsom at Monday night's Cullman City Council meeting. Alabama Senator-elect Gudger stepped down as president of the council and Folsom assumed the role. (Hayden Hyatt for The Tribune) CULLMAN - The Cullman City Council has a new...

    Obituary: Marion Albright Slatsky

    Marion Albright Slatsky grew up in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. At a young age, she had striven to learn everything she could…read everything she could. Books were her pathway to new adventures and knowledge, carving a path forward over the years to come. After graduating with...

    Congratulations to the Cullman County Child Development Center Class of 2019

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman County Child Development Center (CDC) will hold its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2019 today, Tuesday, May 21, at 1 p.m. in the CDC gymnasium. Said Principal Chris Chambers, “The CDC family would like to express our joy for...

    Obituary: Brenda Kay Watson

    Funeral services for Brenda Kay Watson, 74, of Hayden will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 at Hanceville Funeral Home, with Reverend Vernon Alvis officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview West Cemetery in Hanceville. Visitation will be Sunday evening beginning at 6 p.m....

    Obituary: Mary Isabell Bookout

    Graveside services for Mary Isabell Bookout, of Bremen, who passed away Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 at the age of 70, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020 at Kinney Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, the family requests that...

    Bama’s Best Chicken Tenders: Bobby’s Restaurant rules the roost

    EVA, Ala. - In the quest for Bama’s Best Chicken Tenders, one eatery rules the roost — Bobby’s Restaurant in Eva.   The Morgan County institution, owned by April and John Hall, is known for basketfuls of deep brown tenders covered in crunchy breading. Crinkle-cut fries,...

    Ivey awards $3.35M to Alabama CASA

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $3.35 million grant to support advocacy services for abused, abandoned and neglected children in Alabama. The grant to Alabama Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA Network Inc., will provide trained, caring volunteers to advocate for a...

    CULLMAN COUNTY TOURNAMENT: (2) Good Hope edges (3) Holly Pond 41-37 to advance to JV Girls title game

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – All of the championship pairings for this year’s Cullman County Basketball Tournament were finally determined at Tom Drake Coliseum Friday night, starting with a JV Girls showdown between the Good Hope Lady Raiders and Holly Pond Lady Broncos. After a tight, back and forth battle,...