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    Cullman Electric’s ‘Touch a Truck’ coming this Saturday

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative’s Touch a Truck will take place Saturday, May 18, 2024, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Cullman County...

    Explore big rigs and more at ‘Touch a Truck’ event May...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative is set to host its annual Touch a Truck event on Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m....

    Experience the solar eclipse with Cullman Electric Cooperative while supporting a...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative is gearing up to host a Solar Eclipse Viewing Party on Monday, April 8, from noon-3:30 p.m., inviting...

    Catching up with the Cullman Electric Co-Op

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - In early February, Governor Kay Ivey awarded over $188 million in grants in a bid to help expand internet service provider’s...

    Cullman Electric Co-op prepared for extreme cold weather

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative together with the Tennessee Valley Authority are monitoring the extreme cold weather entering the region and its impact...

    Cold weather tips from Cullman Electric Co-op

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Brrr! Extreme cold temperatures are coming our way, which means your home will be working in overdrive to keep you and your...

    Co-op: Planned maintenance outage Monday, Dec. 11 at 10 p.m.

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman Electric Cooperative has announced a planned outage on Monday, Dec. 11 starting at 10 p.m. The outage is expected...

    Ivey ‘breaks ground’ on Co-op broadband expansion

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Gov. Kay Ivey on Monday, Dec. 4, made a stop at the Cullman Electric Cooperative for a ceremonial groundbreaking to signify...

    Prepared for the storm: Cullman Electric Cooperative readies for fall power...

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    Updated Nov. 20, 2023, at 6:50 p.m. CULLMAN, Ala. – As the fall storm season approaches, Cullman Electric Cooperative stands ready to tackle any challenges...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative hosts 87th Annual Meeting

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Despite a little morning drizzle, hundreds of members of the Cullman Electric Cooperative (CEC) assembled at Northbrook Baptist Church on Saturday,...

    Cullman EC awarded $4.58M Broadband Accessibility Fund grant

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    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Nine grants, totaling $24.72 million, were awarded to broadband providers across the state to support projects in unserved or underserved areas...

    Rolling blackouts implemented in Cullman

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) initiated Step 50 of its Emergency Load Curtailment Program and requested local power boards implement rolling...

    Put in a token, get a book!

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - West Elementary School is making it more fun than ever for students to get their hands on a good book, with...

    Act now ahead of possible severe weather

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Weather forecast models from the National Weather Service in Huntsville are calling for the possibility of severe weather in Cullman and...

    2022 Oktoberfest Candlelight Walking Tour this Thursday

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The popular Oktoberfest Candlelight Walking Tour makes its return to Cullman on Thursday, Sept. 29, at 7 p.m. led by local...

    Cullman EC annual blood drive Sept. 28

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The annual Cullman Electric Cooperative (EC) blood drive is Sept. 28, 2022, at the Cullman EC Main Office from 7a.m.-4 p.m. The...

    Driving electric just got easier: Cullman EC unveils 2 fast chargers

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    CULLMAN, Ala.  – As automakers retool their factories to prepare for the age of transportation electrification, many travelers are going to be driving an...

    86th annual Cullman Electric Cooperative meeting set for Sept. 17

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The 86th annual meeting of Cullman Electric Cooperative (EC) is scheduled for Sept. 17, 2022, at Northbrook Baptist Church. For the...

    Cullman’s Imagination Library celebrates 1 year

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Friends of the Public Libraries of Cullman County (TFPLCC) on Friday celebrated its one-year anniversary of encouraging children’s literacy through...

    Ways to save on your electric bill this summer

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Energy used for cooling and heating your home makes up the largest portion of monthly energy bills, but there are several...

    Touch A Truck event brings families from all over the county...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Touch A Truck, hosted by Cullman Electric Cooperative, took place at the Cullman County Fairgrounds Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00...

    Touch a Truck event coming to Cullman County Fairgrounds May 14

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Touch a Truck is a free event hosted by Cullman Electric Cooperative where businesses, local first responders and other organizations bring...

    CEC staying prepared for every storm

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - In the south, it’s commonly known that weather is never a guarantee from day to day, something that keeps crews at...

    Cullman County Schools and the Cullman Electric Cooperative partner to offer...

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    CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. - The Cullman Area Technology Academy (CATA) is partnering with the Cullman Electric Cooperative to add a Power Lineman/Fiber Optic Training...

    How to better prepare for power outages this winter

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Over 1400 members in Cullman Electric Co-op’s service area were without power from about 8:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. due to...

    Cullman Electric Co-op HUG program assists neighbors in need

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative’s Home Utility Gift (HUG) allows participants to help other’s by paying their Cullman EC bill. The HUG program...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative 85th Annual Meeting returns to Northbrook Baptist Church...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The 85th Annual Meeting of Cullman Electric Cooperative is scheduled for Sept. 25, 2021, at Northbrook Church. This year’s business meeting...

    Two-bay electric vehicle charging station coming to Cullman as part of...

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    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded 18 grants to help bring Alabama motorists into the electric vehicle age.   The grants totaling more than...

    Cullman Electric Co-op ready to restore power

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     CULLMAN, Ala. – As residents prepare for yet another round of thunderstorms and high winds following Monday’s storms and Tuesday’s early morning flooding in...

    Cullman EC: Emergency planned outage for parts of Hanceville March 5

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    CULLMAN, Ala. -  Cullman Electric Cooperative (EC) has scheduled an emergency planned power outage that will affect a portion of the co-op’s service area...

    Always preparing

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – With the 10-year anniversary of the destructive April 27, 2011 tornadoes approaching, Cullman Electric Cooperative (CEC) hosted a meeting with local...

    ‘This truly is a historic moment’

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    Updated 1-19-21 1:06 p.m. CULLMAN, Ala. - Seven months to the day after the Cullman Electric Cooperative announced Sprout Fiber Internet, the first customers were...

    Cullman EC: New Ryan Creek substation now online

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Construction is complete and Cullman Electric Cooperative’s 17th substation is now providing electricity to co-op members. The new Ryan Creek substation...

    Co-op customers near Berlin readying for Sprout Fiber Internet

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Sprout Fiber Internet service from the Cullman Electric Cooperative will soon be available in the Berlin area. Cullman Electric Cooperative Manager...

    (Updated) Impending inclement weather has Cullman EC on standby

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    Updated 10-28-20 at 7:07 p.m. CULLMAN, Ala. - With yet another hurricane bearing down on Alabama’s coastline, and Gov. Kay Ivey declaring a State of...

    Co-op: Planned outage Oct. 17 for Winston Co., part of Cullman...

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      CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative and the Tennessee Valley Authority have  scheduled a planned power outage that will impact a large portion of the co-op’s service  area in Winston County and parts of western Cullman County on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.    The outage is scheduled to begin Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, at 6 a.m., and could last for up  to eight hours. All Cullman EC members served by the Addison and Helicon substations  will be without power during this time. Some of the communities and areas included in  this outage are Addison, Arley, Helicon, Sardis, Nesmith, Duncan Bridge, Houston, Piney  Grove, Corinth, Moreland, and a small section of Crane Hill including Sulpher Springs.    Members who will be affected by this planned power outage and have a current telephone  number listed on their Cullman EC account will receive a courtesy call this week, and an  additional reminder phone call prior to the event.    The outage is necessary for TVA to perform maintenance on its main transmission line  that delivers electricity to the Addison and Helicon substations. Cullman EC will use this  opportunity to perform maintenance inside the Addison substation as well.    Co-op staff has spent the past several weeks contacting local business and industrial  members that will be affected. TVA and Cullman EC apologize for any inconvenience  this outage may cause. 

    Sprout Fiber Internet update

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman Electric Cooperative in June announced big news for its customers: the launch of Sprout Fiber Internet. So far, according...

    Cullman Electric Co-op goes virtual with 84th annual meeting

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - In a year full of unique challenges, Cullman Electric Cooperative took on another new task Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, by hosting...

    ‘It’s definitely a brotherhood’

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative (CEC) has dispatched multiple crews south to help in the aftermath of Hurricane Sally. “We have eight linemen working...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative prepares for Hurricane Sally 

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative Manager of Communications & External Affairs Brian Lacy on Tuesday said crews are ready to begin any necessary...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative preparing to host 84th annual meeting as virtual...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Mailing of registration cards and ballots for the 84th annual meeting of Cullman Electric Cooperative began being mailed to all co-op...

    Randall Shedd named 2020 Alabama Rural Electric Association State Representative of...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Rep. Randall Shedd, R-Fairview was honored Friday morning after being named 2020 Alabama Rural Electric Association State Representative of the Year....

    TVA announces location of proposed transmission line in Cullman County

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has identified a preferred route for a new transmission line that would provide for growing electrical...

    Cullman EC launches Sprout Fiber Internet

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    Updated 6-18-20 at 3:38 p.m. CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman Electric Cooperative on Thursday announced big news for its customers: the launch of Sprout Fiber...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative names scholarship winners

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    CULLMAN, Ala. -  The Cullman Electric Cooperative recently named its annual scholarship winners. From the Cullman Electric Cooperative: “Each year, Cullman Electric Cooperative awards a...

    Cullman Electric Co-op, TVA donate $30K to local agencies during COVID-19...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative is proud to announce it has partnered with the Tennessee Valley Authority to award a total of $30,000...

    COVID-19: Cullman Electric Cooperative lobbies closed beginning March 16

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, the lobbies at both Cullman Electric Cooperative offices are closed to the public until further notice. As...

    Grace Place and director Bill Strandlund honored in Touchstone Energy 2019...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - This week, Bill Strandlund, director of Grace Episcopal Church’s Grace Place ministry to victims of memory loss, placed fourth in the...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative holds 83rd annual meeting, announces no rate increase...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman Electric Cooperative (CEC) held its 83rd annual meeting at Northbrook Baptist Church in Cullman Saturday morning. One of the highlights was...

    Tuesday, Sept. 10 planned power outage a proactive measure to prevent...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - “We understand everyone’s concern over the timing of this planned outage, especially with such high temperatures during the day,” Cullman Electric...

    83rd annual Cullman Electric Cooperative meeting Sept. 14

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The 83rd Annual Meeting of the Cullman Electric Cooperative will take place Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 at Northbrook Baptist Church, starting...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative celebrates local farmers with Pop-Up Farmers’ Market

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - To help support local agriculture and grow more connected to the local farming community, the Cullman Electric Cooperative partnered with the North...

    Cullman Electric Co-op donates $7K to volunteer fire departments

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Representatives from Logan, Trimble and Crane Hill Volunteer Fire Departments received a $7,000 donation from the Cullman Electric Cooperative Friday morning...

    Wednesday night storms leave several across county without power

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Thunderstorms made their way across north Alabama late Wednesday night and left several homes in Cullman and Winston County without power. According to...

    Cullman Electric Co-op lineman Jeff Osborn receives Alabama’s top honor for...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Electric Cooperative lineman Jeff Osborn was honored for his community service as part of the state’s official Alabama Lineman Appreciation...

    NOTICE: Planned power outage Thursday, May 2 between Center Hill/Walter

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    From the Cullman Electric Cooperative: NOTICE: Planned Power Outage: Thursday, May 2 from 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. between Center Hill and Walter. All areas...

    Grady Smith honored with 2019 AREA Eminent Service Award

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    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The Alabama Rural Electric Association (AREA) gave its 2019 Eminent Service Award to Grady Smith, longtime president and CEO of the...

    Cullman Electric Co-op lets kids get hands-on with heavy equipment

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman Electric Cooperative (CEC) on Saturday assembled some heavy equipment at the Cullman County Fairgrounds for its Touch-A-Truck event. Vehicles...

    ALERT: Planned power outage in Holly Pond Tuesday night

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    ATTENTION CULLMAN ELECTRIC CO-OP MEMBERS IN HOLLY POND Cullman Electric Co-op members in Holly Pond will experience a short power outage starting at 10 p.m....

    Vandals strike electric sub-station, causing thousands in damage

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    CULLMAN - Vandalism inside a Cullman Electric Cooperative substation on Friday caused thousands of dollars in damage and resulted in more than 3,000 co-op...

    Cullman Electric Cooperative bids farewell to beloved CEO Grady Smith

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    Retiring Cullman Electric Cooperative CEO Grady Smith, right, becomes emotional as he is told that the room in which his reception was held has...

    ‘Dream Big’ at Electric Co-op Thursday night

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    The Cullman Electric Cooperative will host a free screening of the IMAX movie “Dream Big: Engineering Our World” on Thursday evening. / Dream Big CULLMAN...

    6 Cullman men among 200 of those sent to help restore...

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    Cullman EC crews left Tuesday morning to assist in the restoration efforts at Clay Electric Co-op, headquartered in Lake City, FL near Gainesville. Clay...

    Cullman Electric Co-op holds 81st annual meeting

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    Cullman Electric Cooperative President and CEO, Grady Smith, right, addresses meeting attendees. / Nick Griffin CULLMAN - The Cullman Electric Cooperative held its 81st annual...

    UPDATED: Lineman involved in electrical accident Tuesday ID’d; details remain scarce

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    The injured lineman has been identified as Holden Beck, seen here with his family. / Courtesy of GoFundMe CULLMAN COUNTY - A lineman working for...

    UPDATE: Details remain scarce on lineman involved in electrical accident Tuesday

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    A staging area was set up on County Road 703 Tuesday afternoon after a lineman was severely injured in an electrical accident. / W.C....

    Electric Co-op hosts eclipse-viewing crowd

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    People gathered on the lawn of the Cullman Electric Cooperative to view the historic eclipse. / Nick Griffin CULLMAN - The Cullman Electric Cooperative hosted...

    Great American Eclipse: Viewing party at Cullman Electric Co-op at noon

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    CLICK HERE to see what the eclipse will look like in your zip code. (Time Magazine) CULLMAN - The day is finally here. The “Great...

    Cullman Electric Co-op’s annual meeting set for Sept. 9

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    CULLMAN - Registration cards and ballots for the board of trustees election have been mailed to all Cullman Electric Cooperative members in advance of...

    Planned power outage to affect Bremen, Hanceville area

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    CULLMAN - The Cullman Electric Cooperative says a planned power outage will affect members served by Bremen and Hanceville substations. “Cullman Electric Cooperative and the...

    Cullman couple featured in new “Best of Alabama Living” cookbook

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    Kirk and Robbie Sue Vantrease CULLMAN - Kirk and Robbie Sue Vantrease of Cullman are among the nine featured cooks in the just released “Best...