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Tuesday, December 6, 2022

    Nathan Haynes announces candidacy for Cullman City School Board, place 4

    Updated 6-22-20 at 11:01 a.m. CULLMAN, Ala. - Local businessman Nathan Haynes on Monday announced his candidacy for Cullman City School Board, place 4. He will face incumbent Jason Neal. The Municipal Election will take place Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020. Below is Haynes’ full, unedited announcement: Nathan...

    2020 Municipal Election Candidate Q&A: Pat Chafin and Oscar Goodwin, Garden City Town Council, place 5

    GARDEN CITY, Ala. – As the Aug. 25, 2020 Municipal Election approaches, The Tribune is holding Q&A sessions between candidates. In Garden City, incumbent Councilwoman Pat Chafin will face challenger Oscar Goodwin for place 5. Why did you choose to run in the 2020 election? Chafin: “I’ve...

    State legislators visit West Point for community forum

    WEST POINT, Ala. - Cullman area legislators Sen. Garlan Gudger, R-Cullman and Rep. Scott Stadthagen, R-Hartselle came to West Point Thursday night for the third in a series of community forums sponsored by the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce meant to bring elected officials...

    Upcoming legislative session highlights

    Cullman’s legislative delegation: Sen. Paul Bussman, R-Cullman; Rep. Corey Harbison, R-Good Hope; Rep. Randall Shedd, R-Fairview; and Rep. Ed Henry, R-Hartselle / Tribune file photos, State of Alabama CULLMAN - As Alabama’s Legislature gets ready to begin the 2018 session, The Tribune took a peek...

    Randall Shedd issues statement on ‘yes’ vote for fuel tax

    Randall Shedd (Cullman Tribune file photo) CULLMAN, Ala. -  Yesterday, the Alabama House of Representatives voted on the fiercely-debated Rebuild Alabama Infrastructure Plan, approving a 10-cent-per-gallon increase in the state gas tax. After five hours of debate, the House approved the bill Friday on an...

    (Update) Primary Runoff election moved to July 14

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday announced the Primary Runoff Election will be moved to July 14, 2020 due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. “Exercising my extraordinary powers under the Emergency Management Act, I am setting Alabama’s Primary Runoff Election for...

    Chris Thompson announces candidacy for South Vinemont Town Council, place 1

    SOUTH VINEMONT, Ala. - Chris Thompson recently announced his candidacy for South Vinemont Town Council, place 1. He will face incumbent JoAnn Oakley in the Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020 Municipal Election. Below is Thompson’s announcement: My name is Chris Thompson and I am running for South...

    Merrill: Alabama’s system targeted by Russians in last election, proved safe

    W.C. Mann for The Cullman Tribune
    Alabama Sec. of State John Merrill talks to the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office Citizens’ Academy Tuesday night about election processes. (W.C. Mann for The Cullman Tribune) CULLMAN - On Tuesday evening, while addressing the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) Citizens’ Academy, Alabama Sec. of State...

    Local state lawmakers to introduce bills on county commission, county tax structure

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - As the Alabama Legislature gears up for the 2020 session starting Feb. 4, The Tribune takes a look at bills set to be considered and talks to Cullman County’s state legislative delegation about bills they plan to introduce, including one to...

    AG candidate King files lawsuit against Alabama AG Marshall’s campaign

    Troy King, left; Steve Marshall, right (Tribune file photos) MONTGOMERY - Republican Alabama attorney general candidate Troy King on Wednesday morning filed a lawsuit against incumbent Alabama Attorney Gen. Steve Marshall’s campaign in the Circuit Court of Montgomery County, according to King’s campaign. The suit seeks...