Cullman County Newswire

Cullman County Newswire

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  1. 2 accused of leading Cullman cops on 100 mph chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Alabama Live

    Cullman City Police and Cullman County deputies chased a pair of theft suspects through the city Friday afternoon. It ended with a pit maneuver and both suspects in handcuffs.

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  2. Baron Launches Mission-Critical Weather Mobile Service for Public SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Security Sales & Integration

    ... to explain to others, according to the company. "So far it's been great," says Phyllis Little, EMA director, Cullman County, Ala. "I like that both my deputy and I can use it at the same time a if I'm on location, like at a school during a severe ...

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  3. 1 person killed, police officer wounded in Alabama gunfightRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Cybercast News Service

    ... the thief shot at them when they went after the truck. Ralston says officers chased the truck across the Cullman County line when the suspect fled on foot. He says that's when the shooting started. Arab police officer Jeff Warren was shot in the ...

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  4. Police charge hungry teen with burglary, theft of 3 pistolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... from Payne on two separate occasions. Payne was taken into custody at a residence in the Bremen community in Cullman County by Dora police and deputies from the Cullman County Sheriff's Office. He is being held in the Walker County Jail with a $2 ...

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  5. This school is using 'Shark Tank' to teach research and presentation skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ESchool News

    ... positive reaction by the students about this learning experience." Gambrill said in a prepared statement. "Cullman County Schools is proud to be leveraging technology and teacher creativity to deliver well-educated, informed and motivated students ...

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  6. Police: radio problems complicate work on multi-agency scenes in Marshall CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... and a Cadillac." He says Arab police use one kind of radio, but others they regularly communicate with, like Cullman County, use the clearer and more expensive digital system. But these two aren't compatible. "[Our radios] work for us now, but we ...

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  7. 1 person killed, police officer wounded in gun battleRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... the thief shot at them when they went after the truck. Ralston says officers chased the truck across the Cullman County line when the suspect fled on foot. He says that's when the shooting started. Arab police officer Jeff Warren was shot in the ...

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  8. Albertville PD pitches in to cover Arab city streets during shooting incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    While the Arab Police Department was responding to a chase that crossed jurisdictions and resulted in the shooting of one of their own, other area police departments stepped up to help cover other emergency calls that came in. Corporal Jeff Warren was shot Sunday while in the line of duty, responding to a police chase that led him and deputies into Cullman County.

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  9. Police release new details related to Arab officer shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... was identified as Christopher Ray Tompkins, 36, of Arab. Tompkins died from a gunshot wound, according to the Cullman County coroner. The woman said her husband jumped into an ATV in pursuit of the stolen pickup truck, and a suspect fired two shots ...

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  10. Coroner identifies suspect killed in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... was identified as Christopher Ray Tompkins, 36, of Arab. Tompkins died from a gunshot wound, according to the Cullman County coroner. The woman said her husband jumped into an ATV in pursuit of the stolen pickup truck, and a suspect fired two shots ...

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  11. Man killed in police shootout identified; wounded officer recoveringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Alabama Live

    ... afternoon shootout that wounded an Arab police officer had a lengthy criminal record that dated back years. Cullman County Coroner Jeremy Kilpatrick today identified the man slain as 36-year-old Christopher Ray Tompkins. Tompkins died from multiple ...

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  12. One person killed, officer injured in Alabama shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Authorities say a gunfight involving police officers in northern Alabama left one person dead and an officer wounded. Cullman County Sheriff Matt Gentry tells Al.com the shooting happened Sunday afternoon near the Cullman-Marshall county line following a police chase.

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  13. Tennessee News MinuteRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... his truck left the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned. He was driving a pickup truck on U.S. 31 in Cullman County, just north of Vinemont, before the fatal accident. EUFAULA, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say an alligator pulled from a lake in ...

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  14. Corporal Jeff Warren was shot and taken to Huntsville Hospital.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WTVM

    ... was identified as Christopher Ray Tompkins, 36, of Arab. Tompkins died from a gunshot wound, according to the Cullman County coroner. The woman said her husband jumped into an ATV in pursuit of the stolen pickup truck, and a suspect fired two shots ...

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  15. Arab officer injured, suspect killed during shootout in Cullman CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Alabama Live

    ... The suspect was dead on the scene. (Charles Whisenant/The Arab Tribune) A shootout at a chicken house in Cullman County this afternoon left an Arab police officer injured, one suspect dead and another suspect in custody. The shooting happened near ...

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  16. Officer involved shooting near Marshall/Cullman county linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | ABC 33/40

    ... is being treated at Huntsville Hospital. My thoughts and prayers with the Arab Police officer hurt tonight in Cullman County. Police officers have my utmost respect. We are still working to gather details - we have a crew on the scene. We will post ...

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  17. UPDATES: Arab Police Officer expected to survive after being shot in Cullman CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Arab Police have confirmed to WHNT News 19 that they are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Cullman County, involving Arab PD. The Arab Police tell us that officer is Jeff "Preacher" Warren, and he is currently stable.

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  18. Man killed in single-car crash in northern AlabamaRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    AL.com reports that Christopher Paul Smith was found dead Saturday morning after his truck left the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned. He was driving a pickup truck on U.S. 31 in Cullman County, just north of Vinemont, before the fatal accident.

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  19. Carpenter family loses home in fire and needs helpRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Hartselle Enquirer

    ... p.m. Next week, Aug. 28, the team of 36 players will be on the road at Cold Springs High School at Bremen in Cullman County with the game at 7 p.m. We send out good wishes to the coaching staff, Hawks, cheerleaders, band and parents as the football ...

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  20. Police capture jail inmate who fled after hospital visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | ABC 33/40

    ... firearms. The NRA says 100 million are handguns. Another school year begins. But, for students attending one Cullman County school, their football stadium is still condemned.The start of the football season begins Friday for the Fairview Aggies. But ...

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