Cullman County Newswire

Cullman County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cullman County, AL.

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  1. First Alert Road Report: Eb lanes of Sparkman Dr. at Moss closed; Road work in NW DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... travelers during the Thanksgiving holiday. There is ongoing road and bridge work for a new interchange at Cullman County 222 between mileposts 304 (Alabama 69) and 305. Delays and lane closures are possible. The westbound lanes of Highway 72 between ...


  2. Cullman County man killed in rollover wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Alabama Live

    It was a single-vehicle crash on U.S. 31 about three miles north of Hanceville. Troopers say a 1998 Saturn left the roadway, struck a culvert and overturned shortly before 10 p.m.


  3. Alabama child repeatedly burned with stun gun: Woman, 51, faces 10 feloniesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Alabama Live

    ... the Blount County Jail on the same day she was arrested after posting $220,000 bond. She was convicted in Cullman County in 2008 on a misdemeanor charge of cruelty to animals. Authorities found she didn't provide food, water, shelter or veterinarian ...


  4. 1 dead, 1 injured after early morning crash in Cullman CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Officials say, Aranda Nicole Wilson, 29 of Cullman, was killed when the 2007 Pontiac left the road and struck a tree. Wilson was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.


  5. 1 dead, 1 injured in overnight crash in Cullman CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | Alabama Live

    Alabama State Troopers report that a 2007 Pontiac crashed on Cullman County Road 1718 shortly before 1 a.m. The vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree about three miles north of Holly Pond. A passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.


  6. Alabama Sweet Potatoes are a Thanksgiving FavoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Neighbors

    ... for sweet potatoes on every Thanksgiving table. Farmers like Joel Sirmon of Baldwin County and Casey Smith of Cullman County want to remind consumers there are no better sweet potatoes than those grown in Alabama. "We were blessed with a good crop ...


  7. the Journey from Battlefield to Produce FieldRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Neighbors

    ... Becker, left, talks with Gregg DeBoer. The passionate twinkle in Gregg DeBoer's eyes seemed to thaw the crisp Cullman County air as he described his journey from Army combat engineer to part-time farmer. DeBoer, 36, went to boot camp 10 days after ...


  8. Jet Pep convenience storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | CSP

    Jet-Pep relies on its individual dealer-lessees to operate its convenience stores. The privately owned company's presence is strongest in central Alabama, where it opened its first gasoline station in Cullman County.


  9. Man jailed, charged after firing rifle on lawmen during standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A man shot by Cullman County lawmen following a five-hour standoff over the weekend has now been identified and formally charged. Gregory Scott Walker, 40, is charged with two counts of attempted murder, said Cullman County Sheriff Matt Gentry.


  10. Man shot, injured by police ending five-hour standoff in Cullman CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A suspect was shot and injured by police late Saturday afternoon after a five-hour standoff with Cullman County law enforcement. The suspect, whose name hasn't been released, is being treated for non-life threatening injuries at an unspecified hospital.


  11. Millions of dollars of marijuana seized in Cullman CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Cullman Narcotics Enforcement Team, made up of Cullman police and Cullman County Sheriff's deputies, seized 1,800 marijuana plants off of U.S. Highway 91 in the Bug Tussle/Arkadelphia area. Agents cut down the plants and they were removed from the rural area by helicopter.


  12. Noise complaint leads to meth lab bust in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... the meth lab without anyone getting injured. A man at the home, 35-year-old Quinton Pickle, was taken to the Cullman County Jail on an unrelated charge. He remains in custody there for failure to appear on an original charge of unlawful possession ...


  13. Woman, man charged with capital murder in the death of Cullman County childRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A woman and man have been charged with capital murder in the death of one-year-old child from nearly two years ago. Our news partners at reported Saturday that a Cullman County grand jury indicted 24-year-old Crystal Ballenger and 38-year-old Jeffery Hugh Brown in the death of the child.


  14. Cullman woman, boyfriend now charged with capital murder in death of child, 1Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A Cullman County grand jury recently indicted Crystal Ballenger, 24, and Jeffrey Hugh Brown, 38, were indicted on charges of sexual torture, capital murder of a child, and capital murder during sexual abuse, the Cullman Times reported. Hoss Wayne Benham, 1, died on March 11, 2014.


  15. Jill says a cool, but beautiful fall day aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... to be a fantastic fall day with highs in the upper 60s and lower 70s. North breeze at 10-15 mph. 1-7AM for Cullman county and the rest of north Alabama. Temperatures will dip into the lower to middle 30s in some rural locations which will cause ...


  16. Cullman County man killed when vehicle leaves roadway, overturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Justin Dewayne Cole, 24, of Hanceville wasn't wearing his seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Alabama state troopers. He was driving a 2012 Volkswagen Passat.


  17. $1 million bond for man nabbed with pills, pot and SKSRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A Cullman County man is in jail after he was nabbed with pills, pot and an assault-type rifle, authorities said today. Adam Seth Armstrong, of Vinemont, is being held in the Cullman County Detention Center with bond set at $1 million.


  18. Turre Bell Williams FortnerRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | Hartselle Enquirer

    ... directing. Mrs. Fortner died Sat., Oct. 10, 2015, at Decatur Morgan Hospital. She was born Dec. 12, 1923, in Cullman County to John Thomas Williams and Marietta Rodgers Williams. She was retired. She was preceded in death by her husband, James ...


  19. 9 most sleep-deprived counties in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... county in the country when it comes to adequate sleep. And the most rested place in Alabama? That would be Cullman County, where only 9.3 percent of residents said they weren't getting enough shuteye. If you're curious, 27 percent of those in ...


  20. Cullman County September residential sales up 36 percent over 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Sales: According to the Cullman MLS , Cullman County area residential sales totaled 76 units in September, a 35.7 percent ruse from the same period a year earlier. Year-to-date sales through September dipped 1.4 percent from 565 in September 2014 to 557 units last month.