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    The people behind the Hay People

    CULLMAN, Ala. - Each fall, Cullmanites mark the times with colorful mums around downtown, and the annual appearance of the hay people is a...

    A legacy of Civil War history – remembering Fred Wise

    CULLMAN, Ala. - “He was a people person. He loved the public and he got excited when people came and talked and shared history,”...

    Do you believe in the Metal Man?

    FALKVILLE Ala. – Alabama certainly has its fair share of urban legends and strange occurrences. Recently, on an adventure through the backroads of Cullman...

    Frankweiler Fountain flows again!

    CULLMAN, Ala. - To celebrate the twinning of Cullman and its German sister city Frankweiler, the Cullman German Club built the Frankweiler Fountain on...

    East Point Cumberland Presbyterian Church to celebrate 100 years 

    Photo with cars is the current church building, one without cars is the original before the renovations over the years.CULLMAN, Ala. - On Sunday,...

    Alabama historical site Brindley Cemetery restored and rededicated

    CULLMAN, Ala. - A rededication of the Brindley Cemetery was held Friday afternoon with the descendants of Mace Thomas Payne Brindley (Brindley Mountain namesake)...

    Senior Spotlight: Ruth Brigham, pt 2

    In 1951, Harold and Ruth Brigham moved their young family from Washington D.C. to Cullman County. They would call Hanceville home and eventually have...

    WWI Veteran Memorials: Pvt. Johnie Pichelmayer

    It was supposed to be the “war to end all wars.” The Great War, as it was referred to at the time, is what...

    Files from Yesteryear: 1930

    From the Files of 1930:  Sunday, March 2 was the 80th birthday of Mrs. T.M. Gibbs, of Hanceville. The family gathered at the home of...

    Files from Yesteryear: 1920

    From the Files of 1920: On Sunday, September 19, 1920 a big dinner was given at the home of William E. Grimmett, near Good Hope....