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  1. Fairview High football field remains closed, estimate to fix safety issues in the millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Nearly two months after closing Fairview High School's football stadium over safety concerns, the Cullman County BOE has released an engineer's assessment of the stadium. "When you've got an engineering report that says someone could get hurt using the facility, it's a no brainer," said Dr. Craig Ross, superintendent of Cullman County Schools.

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  2. Cullman County man wanted on attempted murder warrant in ArabRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Arab police have obtained an arrest warrant for a man in connection to a shooting that sent someone to the hospital early Wednesday. Arab Police Chief Ed Ralston said Dennis John Johnson, also known as D.J., from Baileyton shot at two people at a home on Mat Morrow Drive.

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  3. Cullman Co. BOE discusses future of deteriorating Fairview High School stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Nearly two months after closing Fairview High School's football stadium over safety concerns, the Cullman County BOE has released an engineer's assessment of the stadium. The Cullman County Board of Education will be meeting with the community to discuss the report on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the Fairview High School auditorium.

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  4. Community meeting held over condemned Garden City schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... company's assessment of repairs is lengthy and estimates the cost of repairs will be over $800,000. Cullman County Schools Superintendent Dr. Craig Ross said in a press release he will be going over the following information at the community ...

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  5. Crews continue to restore power to TN Valley after stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... lines as well as porch and roof damage in Limestone County. There were several areas of damage reported in Cullman County including roof damage at Eva Bank, Hobby Lobby, and Vinemont Office Park where one person was injured. There are several trees ...

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  6. Majority of storm damage reported in east WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... and was taken to a local hospital by relatives. Details on his condition weren't immediately available. In Cullman County, winds downed half a dozen trees on the Childhaven campus, home to about three-dozen children. No injuries were reported. Dora ...

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  7. Alabama storms damage buildings, knock out powerRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... mobile home about 25 miles northwest of Birmingham, killing a 75-year-old woman and injuring her husband. In Cullman County, winds downed a half-dozen trees on the Childhaven campus, which is home to about three-dozen children. No injuries were ...

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  8. Genealogy Query - GIPSON : PERRYRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Cousinconnect.com

    ... Alabama between 1872 and 1874 Died in Oklahoma between 1906 and 1908 Wife: Rhoda Jane (Janey) Gipson: Born in Cullman County, Alabama, Feb 16, 1878 Died: in Tulsa OK. July 13, 1970 Children: Myrtle Winifred Perry Born November 26, 1900 Vernie Lilly ...

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    Monday Oct 6 | Albany Times Union

    ... Press review shows that non-tactical surplus items have been bestowed on an animal control department in Cullman County, Alabama; a harbormaster in Dartmouth, Massachusetts; and the California Assembly's Sergeant-at-Arms. M-16 rifles and .45-caliber ...

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  10. 5 things to know about Pentagon giveaway programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Daily Journal

    ... Press review shows that non-tactical surplus items have been bestowed on an animal control department in Cullman County, Alabama; a harbormaster in Dartmouth, Massachusetts; and the California Assembly's Sergeant-at-Arms. M-16 rifles and .45-caliber ...

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  11. Some North Alabama Confederate Battle SitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Examiner.com

    ... Plantation (May 2). The Battle of Day's Gap was the first in a series of American Civil War skirmishes in Cullman County that lasted until May 2, and was known as Streight's Raid. *Cherokee County - The Union troops occupying the area around Cedar ...

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  12. Measure educational success by impact, not effort: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Alabama Live

    ... living in poverty. The number of children living in poverty doubled in Limestone to 24 percent, while Cullman County reduced the number of children 18 years and younger in poverty by nearly half. The American Community Survey results force us to ask ...

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  13. Three men killed in separate accidents on Central Alabama roadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... a seat belt. Troopers also responded to a crash around 4:20 a.m. Sunday on Alabama 69 near mile marker 250 in Cullman County. They say 44 year old Johny Phillips of Baileytown was not wearing a seat belt when his Dodge Ram pickup went off the road ...

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  14. Blountsville man killed in Cullman County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Troopers identified the victim as 48-year-old Jonathan Sansing. He was driving a 1995 Chevy pickup truck that collided with a 2013 Chevy truck on Alabama 69 at the 232 mile marker around 6:10 a.m. State troopers say Sansing was not wearing a seatbelt.

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  15. Arab man gets 15-year prison sentence after guilty plea in wreck that killed 2 passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Alabama Live

    An Arab man will serve prison time after pleading guilty to criminally negligent homicide in a wreck that killed two women in 2012 , court records show. On July 10, 2012, Steven Charles Martin, 35, was driving on Cullman County Road 1843 outside of Arab when his vehicle left the road, hit a tree and overturned several times.

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  16. Fall Colors: Where to see the best colors in Alabama and TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... Palisades Park . Take the drive on I-59 up Whitney Mountain near Oneonta, and proceed up U.S. 231. In Cullman/Cullman County, the Ave Maria Grotto and the 277-foot-long, 90-foot-high Clarkson Covered Bridge offer excellent views, as do scenic drives ...

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  17. Farm Food Collaborative Officially LaunchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Neighbors

    Cullman County sweet potatoes graced the plates of more than 44,600 north Alabama students yesterday for the official launch of the Farm Food Collaborative . The Farm Food Collaborative is north Alabama's first local food hub to help farmers sell locally-grown produce to schools, workplace cafeterias, distributors, restaurants and grocery stores.

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  18. $141,000 bond is 'flagrant violation' of constitution says attorney...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... man charged with murder in the death of his daughter's abuser remains in jail unable to pay his cash bond. A Cullman County judge last week issued an order denying a habeas corpus petition for Jay Maynor, whose attorney is seeking a bond reduction ...

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  19. Report: Cullman County man arrested for firing shots, fleeing from deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... building and two counts of attempted murder, according to the report. The incident happened Sunday night when Cullman County sheriff's deputies were called to National Mobile Home Disposal on Highway 31 on reports the suspect went to the park to ...

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  20. Inside the Statehouse: 1986 governor's race won by unlikely candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... been a Republican governor of Alabama in 100 years. In addition, the Republicans had chosen an unknown former Cullman County probate judge named Guy Hunt. Hunt had no money and no name identification. The Democratic leaders guessed wrong. The ...

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