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Saturday, October 16, 2021

    Veteran Memorial: Henry Paul Grusnick

    Henry Paul Grusnick was born June 10, 1888, in Cullman to German immigrants. Grusnick joined the United States Army, and the young Private was a member of the 6th Group, 75th Company, Mounted Division.   He was at Camp Hancock in Augusta, Georgia from July 24, 1918,...

    Arrests and incidents reported May 12, 2021

    CULLMAN, Ala. – Below are the arrests and incidents reported May 12, 2021. All persons are innocent until proven guilty. GJ = grand jury; FTA = failure to appear Cullman County Sheriff’s Office No incidents or arrests reported. Cullman Police Department Incidents May 10 second-degree criminal mischief; Cullman Long Term Care;...

    PREP SOFTBALL: Fairview blasts Brindlee Mountain in doubleheader, Cullman downs James Clemens 6-1

    FAIRVIEW, Ala. – After splitting a pair of games against Randolph on Saturday, Fairview hosted Brindlee Mountain in a doubleheader on senior night. In game one, the Lady Aggies routed the Lady Lions, 21-8, behind huge games at the plate from Kyleigh Aleman and Deavan...

    Cullman High School band percussion ensemble to perform free concert Thursday

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman Band program’s 2021 Percussion Ensemble will at last be able to showcase their talents Thursday, April 22 at 7 p.m. Dinner with the Drumline had become a popular event for the schools’ percussion ensemble before being completely sidelined last...

    Community Storm Shelters open during tornado warnings (updated)

    The Cullman County Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) offered this updated list of available storm shelters ahead of Wednesday’s storms. Storms from around 5 a.m. Wednesday through 3 a.m. Thursday will be significant and could be dangerous. If you are not in a substantial structure,...

    Saint Bernard Saints are heroes, too 

    CULLMAN, Ala. - Saint Bernard students rolled up their sleeves and donated blood to LifeSouth Monday, March 1 at the school. Of the 24 units collected, 20 were from first-time donors.  According to LifeSouth Donor Recruiter Kimberly Gilbert , one unit of blood saves three...

    Lt. Gov. Ainsworth calls on Ivey to lift mask mandate

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama’s Safer at Home Order, including the controversial mask mandate, is set to expire this Friday, March 5 at 5 p.m. Gov. Kay Ivey will hold a press conference at 11 a.m. Thursday to announce if the order and mandate will...

    Up, up and away…and back!

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - First graders at Hanceville Elementary School (HES) celebrated the 100th day of school Feb. 8 by releasing special balloons. Already, they have received a letter from someone who found one, along with the special message and directions attached to it. In...

    B&E, pursuit ends in arrests of 5 in Hanceville

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  An early morning pursuit in Hanceville ended with the arrests of five individuals Thursday.   According to the Hanceville Police Department (HPD), the five suspects were observed breaking and entering into vehicles on the campus of Wallace State Community College around 5 a.m.   A...

    COVID-19 case, vaccine update: Feb. 4

    Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021 COVID-19 update from the Alabama Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Dashboard Hub Case details Total confirmed cases in AL: 367,773 (+1,955 since yesterday) Probable cases in AL: 100,050 (+812 since yesterday)   Total confirmed deaths in AL: 6,642 (+113 since yesterday)        Probable deaths...