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    COUNTY BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Warriors grab 2018 title from Fairview, 8-4

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    West Point's Hunter Persall, left, with Matthew McDonald (23), who racked up two of his eight strikeouts in the bottom half of the first inning and held the Aggies scoreless for six straight innings / Nick Griffin HANCEVILLE - The Cullman County Baseball Tournament concluded...

    PREP BASEBALL: Aggies pull away from Hanceville 19-6; Tuesday scoring recap

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Fairview traveled to Hanceville for a Tuesday night showdown with the Bulldogs and hung 19 runs on the scoreboard on the way to a 19-6 road victory. Bryceson Turner got the start and the win on the mound for the Aggies...

    Cold Springs continues its dominance in Cullman County Cross Country

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    COLD SPRINGS – For a decade, the sport of cross country running from the high school perspective in Cullman County has been controlled by Cold Springs.   In showing their strength when it comes to the county championship meet, the Lady Eagles and Eagles continued their...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Midseason records and local milestones update

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    CULLMAN, Ala. -- We are almost two months into the 2021-2022 basketball season and a lot of local teams have gotten off to strong starts so far, while some teams are looking to shift momentum and bounce back in the second half of the...

    PREP VOLLEYBALL: No. 3 Good Hope sweeps Hanceville, Decatur Heritage

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    GOOD HOPE, Ala. – The third-ranked Good Hope Lady Raiders faced off against Hanceville and Decatur Heritage at home in a tri-match Tuesday night and Good Hope ended up sweeping the Lady Bulldogs and the Lady Eagles, respectively. Good Hope 3 - Hanceville 0 (First Match) The...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Hanceville falls to Locust Fork at home 38-7

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala.- The Hanceville Bulldogs welcomed the Locust Fork Hornets on homecoming, the Hornets spoiled homecoming for the Bulldogs 38-7. After both teams punted on their opening possession the Hornets struck first to take a 6-0 lead late in the first quarter. Hanceville answered...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Hanceville upsets No. 1 Piedmont 52-50 in 2OT to advance to Northeast Regional Championship Game

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    JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – After surviving a thriller in the sub-regional at home against Locust Fork, the Hanceville Bulldogs traveled East Saturday night to face the top-ranked Piedmont Bulldogs in the Northeast Regional semifinals. After trailing for most of the game, Hanceville climbed back to...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Hanceville topples West Point on the road 29-15

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    WEST POINT, Ala. – Hanceville made the trip over to West Point for a huge county matchup with the Warriors and big games from J.T. Davis and Marquies Leeth along with a strong defensive effort, led the way for the Bulldogs in a huge...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Hanceville falls to Mortimer Jordan in Thanksgiving Tournament

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Hanceville took on Mortimer Jordan in the second semifinal game of their Thanksgiving Tournament, with the winner to take on Moody for the championship Friday. Hanceville fell behind early, 15-8 and found themselves trailing by nine after one at 20-11.  The Blue Devils stretched their lead to 28-13...

    Cullman County Youth Football week 4 scoring recap

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    CULLMAN, Ala. -- Week four of the youth football season is now over and there were more great games played all over the county Saturday. The Aggies-Bulldogs games got postponed and will be played on a later date. The Good Hope Raiders hosted the Vinemont...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Big 4th quarter lifts Lady Warriors over Muscle Shoals, Warriors fall to Trojans 69-57; Friday scoring recap

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    WEST POINT, Ala. – The Muscle Shoals Trojans made their way down Hwy. 157 Friday night for a pair of varsity matchups and the Lady Warriors used a dominant fourth quarter to pull away from the Lady Trojans 66-54. The Warriors followed in the varsity boys matchup...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Brewer excited to take the reins at Hanceville

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The search for the next Head Coach of the Hanceville Bulldogs ended Thursday night and Ryan Brewer is excited to step in and take the reins of the program. Brewer is replacing Head Coach Cody McCain who stepped down in April...

    PREP VOLLEYBALL: Lady Aggies sweep Cold Springs, Hanceville at home

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    FAIRVIEW, Ala. – Fairview hosted a tri-match with county rivals Cold Springs and Hanceville Monday afternoon and the Lady Aggies swept both the Lady Bulldogs and the Lady Eagles. Cold Springs also collected a sweep of Hanceville. Fairview 25 - Hanceville 15 (First Set) Fairview got off...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Local teams tipping off Regional Tournament games Friday night

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – We’re now in the thick of postseason basketball and only five local teams remain in the field to chase a state title. The defending 2A state champion Lady Eagles of Cold Springs will tip things off in the Northwest Regional at Wallace State’s Tom Drake...

    COUNTY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: Lady Warriors advance to title game, day 1 scoring recap

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    VINEMONT, Ala. – This year’s Cullman County Softball Tournament officially got underway at the Vinemont Sports Complex Monday night and day one was packed with action. The defending champion West Point Lady Warriors played their way back to Tuesday’s county championship game with wins...

    Fairview Girls and Cold Springs Earn Titles in Cullman County Meet

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    COLD SPRINGS - A decade of dominating the Cullman County Track & Field event by Cold Springs ended in a dramatic comeback by the Fairview Lady Aggies today. With four events remaining, the Lady Aggies were down 172 points to 144 against the Lady Eagles. Fairview...

    All-County Cheerleaders recognized

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Many Cullman County student athletes were honored at the Cullman County Basketball Tournament Friday night, Jan. 26. Several local cheerleaders were named to the 2024 Cullman County All-County Cheer Sideline Team, 2024 All-County Cheer Competition Team and the 2024 All-County Cheer Team....

    PREP BASKETBALL: Dominant 2nd half leads Lady Warriors past Good Hope 63-39, Raiders rout Warriors 81-47; Tuesday scoring recap

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    GOOD HOPE, Ala. – After collecting a pair of road wins over Ashville last Friday, Good Hope returned home Tuesday night to host the Warriors and Lady Warriors of West Point. The Lady Raiders trailed by just one at the half, but West Point pulled away in...

    Hanceville Thanksgiving Tournament: Day 2

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    HANCEVILLE - Day two of the Hanceville Thanksgiving Tournament saw three close games and one dominant performance by Mortimer Jordan. In the opening game between the Locust Fork Hornets and the Cold Springs Eagles, it was back and forth all game, until it had...

    Good Hope sweeps varsity, junior varsity titles at inaugural Cullman County Cheer Competition; Fairview wins middle school championship

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    GOOD HOPE, Ala. – A little history was made at Good Hope High School Saturday morning as middle school, junior varsity and varsity cheer squads from across the county came together for the inaugural Cullman County Cheer Competition. This year’s field consisted of middle school teams from Good...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Bulldogs gearing up for new season in new region

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – After posting a 3-7 record with three wins on the road in 2019, the Hanceville Bulldogs are making the move from Class 3A to 4A this fall and have a new host of challenges to prepare for. With experienced names like Bo Joles, Zach Campbell,...

    PREP GOLF: Lady Aggies win 9th straight County Championship, Good Hope and Fairview win boys’, JV titles

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The 2019 Cullman County Golf Tournament is in the books and for the ninth consecutive year, the Fairview Lady Aggies are your champions in the girl’s division after posting a 2-round score of 528 at Chesley Oaks Golf Course and Cross Creek. On the boys’...

    Good Hope topples Hanceville 65-47 to capture first County Championship since 2010

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    Noah Fendley (30) posted 17 points in Good Hope's 65-47 win over Hanceville Saturday night. (Martha Needham for The Cullman Tribune) HANCEVILLE – In our final title match of the Cullman County Tournament, the top seeds in the varsity boys’ bracket faced each other with...

    PREP SOFTBALL: Cold Springs earns wins over Addison, Dora; Monday scoring recap

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    Cold Springs 9 - Addison 6 Brooklyn Ingram hit a one-out single and later scored on an RBI single by Adriana Young to give the Lady Eagles the early lead in the first. Later that inning, Peyton Kennedy hit an RBI single to make it...

    PREP BASEBALL: Warriors down Fairview 9-2 to win 3rd straight county crown

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    VINEMONT, Ala. – The West Point Warriors may not have had the chance to defend their county championship in 2020 but they made sure to make up for it Saturday. The Warriors knocked off Hanceville 11-2 in the semifinals and Fairview 9-2 in the...

    Hanceville City Council discusses possible RV park

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Hanceville Council members excitedly discussed the possibility of an RV park located behind the CVS Pharmacy at 303 Main St NE in Hanceville at its July 27 meeting. “We’d still have to figure out the particulars,” said Mayor Kenneth Nail, theorizing that...

    Cullman County Sports Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2022

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – A big crowd of local family members, friends, former players, teammates and coaches gathered at Stone Bridge Farms Saturday night to honor the newest class of Cullman County Sports Hall of Fame inductees. The Class of 2022 included Robin Cummings, Emory...

    Election night recap, hoops-style

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    CULLMAN COUNTY - While many were focused on the presidential race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, others divided their time for the first Tuesday of the 2016-17 high school basketball regular season. Good Hope put together a great team performance, shooting down Susan Moore...

    PREP SOFTBALL: Lady Warriors topple Good Hope 5-3 to win 6th straight county title; Wednesday night scoring wrap-up

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    HOLLY POND, Ala. – For the sixth straight season, the West Point Lady Warriors are your Cullman County Softball Champions after defeating Good Hope 5-3. The Lady Warriors enjoyed a bye in the opening round but topped Holly Pond 4-1 to advance to the...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Hanceville finishes season with 41-26 win at East Lawrence

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    TRINITY, Ala. – The Hanceville Bulldogs capped off the 2023 season with a road matchup at East Lawrence Friday night and with the help of some turnovers on defense and several explosive plays from the offense, the Bulldogs were able to cap the year...

    Hanceville shut out, 42-0, by Pennington Tigers

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    BLOUNTSVILLE -  Friday night was a 3A Region 6 matchup between the J.B. Pennington Tigers and Hanceville Bulldogs. It did not end well for the Bulldogs. They were shut out 42-0. The Bulldogs won the toss and elected to receive; it seemed a quick three-and-out,...

    CULLMAN COUNTY TOURNAMENT: JV squads battle it out on day 1

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – This year’s Cullman County Basketball Tournament officially tipped Saturday afternoon at Tom Drake Coliseum and day one was loaded with junior varsity action. Vinemont knocked off Hanceville 52-38 in the first matchup of the day to advance to the next round, The Cold Springs Lady...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Vinemont tops Elkmont 64-61, Hanceville falls to East Lawrence 41-35

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    VINEMONT, Ala. – The first of this year’s varsity basketball action got started at Vinemont High School Thursday night with this year’s Vinemont Tip-Off Classic and both the Lady Eagles and the Hanceville Lady Bulldogs were there competing. The Lady Bulldogs dropped a close...

    COUNTY TOURNAMENT: Cold Springs advances with 52-23 win over Hanceville

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Our first varsity matchup of this year’s Cullman County Basketball Tournament was a battle between the Cold Springs Lady Eagles and the Lady Bulldogs of Hanceville Monday night. The Lady Bulldogs took an early lead but the Lady Eagles, led by...

    PREP TRACK & FIELD: Vinemont Lady Eagles place 1st at Fairview Meet, Lady Broncos, Hanceville finish runners-up

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    FAIRVIEW, Ala. – Several local squads were in the field at this year’s second Fairview Meet and the Vinemont Lady Eagles took home first place with a score of 122.25, edging Holly Pond who finished second with a 96.25. In the boys’ division, the Hanceville Bulldogs finished just...

    NORTHWEST REGIONAL: Hanceville upsets no. 5 Holly Pond, 65-59

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    Hanceville’s Zeke McDonald (3) goes hard against a wall of Holly Pond defense Saturday night in the 3A Boys Northwest Regional. / Nick Griffin HANCEVILLE -  In their two regular season meetings, the Holly Pond Broncos won both games against the Hanceville Bulldogs. But there...

    STATE TRACK MEETS: Saints, Lady Saints finish as 1A runners-up, state track & field wrap-up

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – They had to work through a quick schedule to dodge the rain but when this year’s 1A-3A State track meet was over, St. Bernard’s boys and girls were both holding red maps. The Lady Saints finished behind Falkville after scoring 74 points and the boys...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Vinemont edges Hanceville 31-30 in season-opener

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    VINEMONT, Ala. – The Vinemont Eagles hosted the Hanceville Bulldogs on the opening night of the 2020 AHSAA football season Thursday night and got the season started on the right foot. The Eagles edged the Bulldogs to come away victorious 31-30 in an entertaining,...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Hanceville tips off Thanksgiving Tournament with 67-34 win over Ardmore

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – This year’s Hanceville Thanksgiving Tournament tipped off Monday and after Vinemont and Cold Springs lost their games to Mortimer Jordan and Dora, the Hanceville Bulldogs closed out the night with a 67-34 win over Ardmore. Hanceville 67 - Ardmore 34 (Varsity Boys) Eli...

    Pre- and post-Christmas hoops tournaments around the area

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    CULLMAN COUNTY - Those who enjoy basketball will get plenty of it before and after the Christmas holidays. The week of Dec. 12-16 is the final week students will be in class in the Cullman County and Cullman City school systems. High schools will close out...

    PREP VOLLEYBALL: Good Hope finishes runner-up in 4A, Area 11 Tournament

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    JASPER, Ala. -- A pair of Cullman County volleyball teams traveled to Curry High School Wednesday afternoon, the Good Hope Raiders and the Hanceville Bulldogs. The Good Hope Raiders and the Hanceville Bulldogs were the first to play. The Bulldogs were eliminated by the Raiders after they swept the...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Several region finales on tap for week 9

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The regular season is winding down and local teams are almost done hammering out the playoff picture for this year. Several teams are already locked into a postseason position and working to improve their standing within the region this week with...

    City of Hanceville hosts inaugural Bull Bash Saturday

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The fun was just starting in Hanceville. The Parade of Bulls was on Friday night and there was a BBQ dinner afterwards. The fun continued Saturday night at the inaugural Hanceville Bull Bash as a big crowd was on hand to watch some incredible bull...

    PREP BASEBALL: Hanceville remains unbeaten with 16-11 win over Vinemont

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- The Hanceville Bulldogs hosted the Vinemont Eagles in a huge county game on Monday afternoon. This game saw both teams have big innings that had both sides on the edge of their seats, but a big sixth inning by the Bulldogs was key...

    ‘It’s going to make a huge difference’: Hanceville Softball celebrates new additions to Rayford Talley Athletic Training Center

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Hanceville High School Softball hosted an open house to celebrate and show off its new additions to the Rayford Talley Athletic Training Facility Wednesday afternoon. Two indoor nets, a new pitching machine and additions to the field turf have been installed...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Bulldogs fall at No. 2 Cherokee County 55-0

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    CENTRE, Ala. – The Hanceville Bulldogs hit the road for a regional battle at Cherokee County Friday night and unfortunately for Bulldog fans, the Warriors were in control of this one from start to finish, defeating Hanceville 55-0. Cherokee County scored on its opening possession...

    Hanceville clinches area title in OT thriller; Lady Bulldogs win

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    HANCEVILLE - Friday night's game between the Oakman Wildcats and the Hanceville Bulldogs was a high-scoring affair that had to be settled in overtime, Hanceville started strong and took a 99-93 win to clinch the area title. Early on, Oakman's Christian Hubbard was hard to...

    ARCHERY: Vinemont Elementary, Vinemont Middle place first at Eagle Eye Archery Tournament

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    Vinemont Middle School took home top honors at the Eagle Eye Archery Tournament this weekend with a score of 3293. (photo courtesy of Vinemont Middle School) VINEMONT, Ala. – A large field of local archery squads traveled to Vinemont over the weekend for the inaugural...

    Area title on the line

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    HANCEVILLE- Monday night was a big night for both the Hanceville Bulldogs and the Holly Pond Broncos with the area championship on the line. Boys The Broncos controlled the opening tip and the first quarter, jumping out to an early lead thanks to a 14-0 run....

    PREP BASKETBALL: Hanceville tops Cold Springs 62-43, Lady Eagles pull away to win 64-26

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The Eagles of Cold Springs traveled to Hanceville’s Lane Horton Gymnasium for a pair of varsity matchups with the Bulldogs Tuesday night. After a tight first half, the Lady Eagles pulled away from the Lady Bulldogs in the second half to...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Hanceville rolls past Curry 50-22 on the road

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    JASPER, Ala. - After two straight losses, the Hanceville Bulldogs looked to avoid three in a row Friday night as they traveled to Jasper to take on Curry. It was all Hanceville as the Bulldogs quickly rebounded to easily defeat Curry, 50-22. The opening possession...

    Hanceville City Council holds sunny Thursday meeting to discuss local business

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala.- It was a gorgeous afternoon for a city council meeting. The Hanceville City Council met Thursday for their regularly scheduled council meeting and in keeping with the guidelines set forth by Governor Kay Ivey, Mayor Kenneth Nail decided to hold the meeting outside with all in...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Tim Bellmon named Lady Bulldogs head coach

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – After spending last season as an assistant on the sidelines with the Lady Bulldogs, former Wallace State assistant coach Tim Bellmon is taking over as head girls basketball coach at Hanceville High School. Bellmon is replacing Head Coach Christina Watson who served six years as...

    Get ready for the 3rd annual H.P.R. Pro Rodeo June 29

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The third annual Hanceville Parks and Recreation Pro Rodeo is back, bigger and better than ever on Saturday, June 29, at the Cullman County Agricultural Trade Center. Gates open at 5:30 p.m., and the rodeo starts at 7. Tickets for the...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Hanceville drops Thanksgiving Tournament game against Dora 54-49

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – This year’s Hanceville Thanksgiving Tournament resumed at Lane Horton Gymnasium Tuesday and to get the day started, Vinemont knocked off Ardmore and Cold Springs took care of business against Falkville. To close out the night, Dora was able to edge Hanceville...

    Cold Springs sweeps Cullman County Cross Country Championship

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    The Cold Springs Eagles celebrate their win in Thursday's Cullman County Cross Country Championship. / Josh McBrayer HANCEVILLE- Cold Springs swept the Cullman County Cross Country Championship on Thursday at Ray Talley Stadium on the campus of Hanceville High School. The Eagles claimed their 14th...

    PREP BASKETBALL: No. 4 Hanceville falls to Gardendale 80-69

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The Hanceville Bulldogs were home at Lane Horton Gymnasium to host Gardendale Tuesday night but unfortunately for the home crowd, the Rockets were the ones who left with the win. The Bulldogs went back and forth with Gardendale for four quarters,...

    Week 3 Recap: tough beginning for local teams in start of regional play

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    CULLMAN - Of the 10 teams The Cullman Tribune/Cullman Sense covers on a regular basis in high school football, only two were able to win on opening night of regional games in the Alabama High School Athletic Association. The quest to make a run toward...

    PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Cold Springs Eagles, Lady Eagles claim titles at Kudzu Hills, Cullman competes at Black & Gold Classic

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    BREMEN, Ala. – This year’s annual Kudzu Hills Invitational was hosted at Cold Springs High School Saturday morning and both the Eagles and Lady Eagles showed out on their home turf. Both Jayden Allred (16:11.00) and Reagan Parris (20:07.80) bested their respective fields to...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Regular season winding down this week

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The regular season is coming to an end this week and who would’ve thought in June that most local teams would be preparing to play their 10th games this week and begin hosting the playoffs a week from now. We’ve certainly...

    County baseball tournament to be played Thursday, Friday

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    GOOD HOPE - Potential weather issues had the Cullman County Baseball Tournament go on a revised schedule for Wednesday and Thursday. However, a wet Tuesday forced the tournament to go back to a Thursday schedule and to be completed on Friday. This year's tournament...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Raiders blank Hanceville on the road 28-0

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – There was a great crowd on hand at Ray Talley Stadium in Hanceville to watch the hometown Bulldogs face off against the Good Hope Raiders in not only a huge county game, but a huge region game as well. Unfortunately for...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Brackets set for 2023 Cullman County Basketball Tournament

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – This year’s Cullman County Basketball Tournament is fast approaching, and the county head coaches gathered at the Cullman County Schools Central Office Wednesday afternoon to determine the seeding. Both the Raiders and Lady Raiders of Good Hope finished 6-0 in county...

    Cullman County Youth Football week 1 scoring recap

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – After high temperatures postponed last week’s games, the 2023 Cullman County Youth Football season officially kicked off Saturday and there were some great games happening all over the county. The Vinemont Eagles hosted the West Point Warriors, the Good Hope Raiders...

    Good Hope, Hanceville go combined 2-1 in day 1 of Falkville Baseball Invitational

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    FALKVILLE- Good Hope and Hanceville took part in the first Falkville Baseball Invitational, looking to build some momentum before going back to regular season play. Falkville 5, Good Hope 1 Good Hope's defense really hurt them in their opening game against Falkville, committing five errors,...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Hanceville boys, girls roll to easy sweep of Vinemont

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    VINEMONT - The Hanceville Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs rolled to easy road victories over Vinemont. Hanceville 82, Vinemont 13 (Girls) Hanceville was on point from the word go, rolling to an easy area win over the Vinemont Lady Eagles. Kelly Pickett led the way for the Lady...

    3rd annual Grilled Cheese Festival coming to Hanceville May 27

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – You'd be hard-pressed to find a more classic, comforting sandwich than a grilled cheese. Whether a simple white bread and American single combo has your heart or you're more into "designer" grilled cheeses with sourdough and sharp cheddar, there will be...

    PREP SOFTBALL: Fairview falls to Springville 14-1, Tuesday scoring recap

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    FAIRVIEW, Ala. -- The Fairview Lady Aggies rode a four-game winning streak into their matchup against Springville Tuesday afternoon, but it was all Lady Tigers in this one. Springville took an early lead and ended up rolling past Fairview 14-1 in five innings. Springville collected...

    COUNTY VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT: Holly Pond, Good Hope, West Point advance on day 1

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – This year’s Cullman County Volleyball Tournament tipped off at Hanceville’s Lane Horton Gymnasium Monday night and after day one, the semifinals are now set. On the varsity side of the court, Holly Pond, Good Hope and West Point swept Vinemont, Cold...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Bulldogs stomp J.B. Pennington to win area crown, Lady Bulldogs dominate Lady Tigers; Friday scoring recap

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Friday night was homecoming at Hanceville High School and both the Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs put on a show for an excited home crowd. Victoria Stanley lit up J.B. Pennington for 27 points with seven made three-pointers in Hanceville’s 75-21 rout and after dropping 25...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Aggies, Lady Aggies sweep Cold Springs on the road; Monday scoring recap

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    BREMEN, Ala. – After a busy tournament slate in the lead up to Thanksgiving last week, local teams returned to the hardwood Monday night and Fairview was on the road to take on the Eagles and Lady Eagles of Cold Springs. The Lady Aggies got off to...

    COUNTY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: Broncos, Aggies, Raiders advance on day 1

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    VINEMONT, Ala. – This year’s Cullman County Softball Tournament is underway and three teams secured spots in the semifinals on day one. Fairview handled Hanceville 15-0 to move on and Good Hope fended off a late rally from Cold Springs to advance as well....

    Area preview- week no. 7

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    Addison Bulldogs (6-0, 3-0) vs. Decatur Heritage Eagles (4-1, 2-0) 1A, Region 7 Thursday 7 p.m. West Morgan High School Stadium - Trinity SERIES: First meeting LAST WEEK: Addison defeated Vinemont 43-36, Decatur Heritage defeated Shoals Christian 42-22 First place in the region is hanging in the balance with the...

    Cullman County Youth Football Week 9 scoring recap

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The final Saturday of the youth football regular season featured some huge games that helped determine which teams will clinch a spot in this year’s playoffs. The Holly Pond Broncos traveled to take on the Cullman Cyclones, the West Point Warriors...

    Area preview- week no. 6

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    Cullman Bearcats (2-3) @ Fayette County Tigers (1-3) John Morgan Brown Stadium - Fayette, Friday 7 p.m. SERIES: Fayette County leads 3-2 LAST TIME: Cullman won 34-19 in 2015 LAST WEEK: Cullman defeated Fort Payne 34-10, Fayette County was idle. Bearcats involved in second straight road game. Go from...

    Varsity girls’ hoops chock full of new coaches and optimism to begin season this week

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    CULLMAN COUNTY - One thing that will very noticeable when watching a girls’ basketball game with a team from Cullman County will be on the sidelines. Five of the seven schools in the county are now directed by women. Two changes were made in early...

    Middle School Raiders Extend Winning Streak to 18 Games

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    GOOD HOPE – Homecoming was celebrated by Good Hope Middle School Monday night at James Shabel Stadium.   The Raiders defeated the Hanceville Bulldogs 32-12 in a battle of county undefeated teams. Good Hope displayed balance on offense with 152 yards on the ground and 149...

    PREP BASEBALL: Hanceville comes back to beat J.B. Pennington, Warriors split games with Etowah, Tuesday wrap-up

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    Hanceville 12 – J.B. Pennington 11 The Bulldogs trailed J.B. Pennington by three runs going into the bottom of the seventh but some patient at bats helped Hanceville come back and win it 12-11. The Tigers took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first,...

    Prep volleyball season coming soon

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    Photo: 2016 West Point Lady Warriors varsity volleyball team CULLMAN - A lot of changes will be seen when the 2016 local high school volleyball season gets started on Aug. 25. Defending county champion Good Hope has a new leader for the first time in 39...

    STATE TRACK MEETS: Vinemont’s Lemons posts new state records in 1600 & 3200; locals shine in Cullman, Gulf Shores

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – This weekend was packed full of local action at both the 4A-7A State Track Meet in Gulf Shores and at the 1A-3A State Track Meet in Cullman. One local standout even made history. Vinemont’s Ethan Lemons dominated both the 3A 1600...

    Hanceville adding 5 new names to Bulldog Wall of Fame Friday

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The Bulldogs will be back home at Ray Talley Stadium to host Oneonta Friday night but before they kick things off, fans will be able to enjoy a special ceremony. Hanceville will be adding five more names to its Bulldog Wall...

    PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Saints finish runners up at Fairview Invitational

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    FAIRVIEW, Ala. – Several local teams were in the field at Randall Shedd Community Park Saturday morning for this year’s Fairview Invitational and the St. Bernard Saints went home with a little hardware. St. Bernard finished just one point behind Pleasant Valley to take...

    Recap and look ahead: half dozen teams off to good start in area play

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    CULLMAN COUNTY - Having the best record in area play allows high school basketball teams an opportunity to get in extra games at home when the postseason format starts in early February. From the first weekend of area basketball in the Alabama High School Athletic...

    CULLMAN COUNTY TOURNAMENT: West Point downs Hanceville 71-50

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Hanceville and West Point clashed in Monday night’s final county tournament matchup and after building a 17-point lead going into the second quarter, the Lady Warriors maintained a comfortable lead to rest of the way and went on to eliminate the...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Hanceville Bulldogs, Lady Bulldogs earn area wins over Ashville

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – After battling Vinemont on the road earlier this week, Hanceville returned home to Lane Horton Gymnasium Friday night to host a pair of area matchups with the Bulldogs of Ashville. Hanceville edged out Ashville in the girls’ game 48-46 and in...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Fairview wins hard-fought game, 32-22, over Hanceville

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    Photo by Sammy Confer FAIRVIEW - Hanceville (Class 3A, Region 5) and Fairview (Class 4A, Region 7) faced off in the Aggies’ home opener Friday night, and the Aggies ended up taking the game, 32-22. The Bulldogs’ first possession started out slowly, but then, on a...

    PREP FOOBALL: Playoff picture beginning to take shape in week 8

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – There are just three more weeks remaining in the regular season and we have several local teams that are either playing to earn home field advantage in the postseason or fighting to get into the postseason at all. Cullman, Fairview, Good...

    PREP VOLLEYBALL: Lady Raiders split tri-match with Hanceville, Susan Moore

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Good Hope and Susan Moore made the trip to Hanceville High School Tuesday afternoon for a tri-match with the Lady Bulldogs and the day got started with an area showdown between Susan Moore and Hanceville. Hanceville fell in straight sets to Susan Moore and the...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Brewer excited to build culture at Hanceville

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Fall is upon us and that means it’s time for the Hanceville Bulldogs to get back under the lights once again. This season, there’ll be a new head coach on the sidelines for the Bulldogs. Ryan Brewer is entering his first...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Hanceville finishes season with 24-6 win over Elkmont

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – After falling to Section on the road last week, Hanceville returned to Ray Talley Stadium Friday night to cap off the regular season against Elkmont. The Bulldogs fell behind early but ran off 24 unanswered points to down the Red Devils...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Cold Springs sweeps Hanceville on the road

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – After the Lady Bulldogs fell to Glencoe Friday and the Bulldogs came up just short against Lindsay Lane Saturday, Hanceville returned home Monday night host the Eagles and Lady Eagles of Cold Springs. The Lady Eagles got off to a fast start and pulled away...

    PREP SOFTBALL: Fairview holds off Hanceville, 11-6; Tuesday night roundup

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    FAIRVIEW -  Fairview and Hanceville faced off in Tuesday night softball action. After jumping out to a big lead, the Lady Aggies held off a late Lady Bulldog rally to take the game, 11-6. Katie Ball led off the bottom of the first for the...

    Bulldogs pull away late to defeat Raiders, 32-13 in season finale

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    GOOD HOPE - Hanceville and Good Hope faced off Friday night at James W. Shabel Stadium. It has always been testy at times between these two teams, and tonight was no exception. It was a very physical game, and in the end, Hanceville came...

    PREP BASEBALL: Aggies rout Bulldogs, 14-2; scoring roundup

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    FAIRVIEW - The Fairview Aggies hosted the Hanceville Bulldogs Friday night and it ended up being a one-sided affair for most of the night. The Aggies ended things in five innings with a 14-2 rout of the Bulldogs. Fairview was in control on the...

    CROSS COUNTRY SECTIONALS: Lady Eagles, Bearcats, Saints, Lady Saints claim section titles

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    The Cold Springs Lady Eagles finished as section champions in Tuscaloosa Friday after posting a total time of 1:48:59.79 and 24 points. (contributed) CULLMAN - It was a busy weekend for cross country squads across the Cullman area as inclement weather pushed several sectional meets...

    PREP BASEBALL/SOFTBALL: Good Hope tops J.B. Pennington at home, Lady Warriors win pair on the road, Friday night scoring wrap-up

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    Bailey Quick got the start for the Raiders and held J.B. Pennington scoreless for six innings, giving him his second win of the season on the mound. (Nick Griffin for The Cullman Tribune)  GOOD HOPE, Ala. – The Raiders hosted J.B. Pennington for a Friday...

    PREP BASKETBALL: Good Hope handles Hanceville 75-39, Lady Raiders down Lady Bulldogs 60-27

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The Good Hope Raiders and Lady Raiders made the trip over to Hanceville’s Lane Horton Gymnasium Thursday night for a pair of area matchups and both road teams left with big wins. The Lady Raiders pulled away from Hanceville in the...

    Hayden Christmas Tournament day 1 recap: Good Hope, Hanceville fall

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    It is now tournament time for some of the county teams, post-Christmas. Two of those teams, Good Hope and Hanceville, were in action Monday night on the first day of the Hayden Christmas Tournament. Mortimer Jordan 52, Good Hope 36 (Girls) Good Hope's Erika Woodall and...

    PREP BASKETBALL: ‘I am so blessed that God gave me the chance to play with these girls’: Hanceville’s Mattie Keith talks eighth grade season

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Hanceville eighth grader Mattie Keith split time between middle school and varsity last season and she shared some of what she learned from the experience, plus what it was like playing with a great group of teammates. "Middle school helped me learn...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Good Hope caps off regular season with 28-18 win at Hanceville

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Both Hanceville and Good Hope wrapped up their regular seasons at Ray Talley Stadium Friday night when the Raiders traveled to face the Bulldogs in a wet, cold cross-county showdown. Hanceville struck first in the opening quarter, but it was Good...