Cullman County Newswire

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

    11 hrs ago | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Fall Colors: Where to see the best colors in Alabama and TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | 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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  7. Farm Food Collaborative Officially LaunchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | 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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  8. $141,000 bond is 'flagrant violation' of constitution says attorney...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | 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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  9. Report: Cullman County man arrested for firing shots, fleeing from deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | 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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  10. Inside the Statehouse: 1986 governor's race won by unlikely candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | 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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  11. Cullman County residential sales in August improve 9% from prior year; YTD sales up 15%Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Alabama Live

    Cullman County area residential sales totaled 74 units in August, an improvement in sales growth of 8.8 percent from the same period a year earlier and 4 units above our monthly forecast . In comparison, Cullman County's best August on record for sales was in 2006 when 88 transactions were closed.

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  12. Bobby Ray McClendonRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Times

    He was born in Jasper, Alabama to Pete and Bess McClendon, and grew up on Cold Springs Mountain, in Cullman County, Alabama.

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  13. 5 reasons the Sweet Tater Festival is the most southern hootenanny in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Alabama Live

    ... buttery grits melting in your mouth as a cool breeze sways the screen door to the back porch. For 18 years, Cullman County has set aside an entire day of merriment dedicated to a vegetable. (Click the link. Don't they look like the old California ...

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  14. State appeals court orders Cullman County judge to reconsider bond...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Customers talk outside Berlin Plaza Quick Stop in Cullman, Ala., on June 10, 2014.

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  15. The superintendent said the bleachers have shifted.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... team will be playing all its games on the road due to unsafe bleachers. The Fairview High School Aggies in Cullman County aren't allowed to play at their home stadium due to safety concerns. The superintendent said the bleachers have shifted and ...

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  16. Ala school closes unsafe football stadiumRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... school won't get to play football games at home this year after an inspection showed the stadium isn't safe. Cullman County school superintendent Craig Ross says Fairview High School's stadium has structural damage to the bleachers, so the team ...

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  17. Fairview High School closes unsafe football stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... school won't get to play football games at home this year after an inspection showed the stadium isn't safe. Cullman County school superintendent Craig Ross says Fairview High School's stadium has structural damage to the bleachers, so the team ...

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  18. Football field in Cullman Co. closed for the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The football stadium at Fairview High School in Cullman County has been closed for the rest of the season because of safety concerns.

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  19. Hanceville city hall, post office evacuated due to bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... ." Mayor Nail says if there is an emergency in the city and residents call 911, they will be transferred to a Cullman County official.

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  20. Have you seen a panther in Alabama? Prove state officials wrong, send us your picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Within a few hours of publishing an article on a 'big cat' sighting in Cullman County , AL.com has received dozens of comments from readers saying they have had similar sightings. 1 comment