Cullman County Newswire

Cullman County Newswire

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

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  1. Couple killed when motorcycle crashes into power transformerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Alabama Live

    Justin Hardin and Josey Johnson were killed in a Cullman County motorcycle crash on Thursday, July 21, 2016. They leave behind a young son.

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  2. Cullman County inmate dies in tractor accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Alabama Live

    ... No other vehicles were involved. Gentry said the inmate was working for one of the municipalities within Cullman County. Inmate workers, he said, frequently are used to landscape and maintenance at public facilities countywide. He declined to say ...

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  3. Meth, pills and guns seized in Morgan County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Decatur Daily

    ... also is charged with two additional counts of possession of a controlled substance, and she faces charges in Cullman County, Franklin said.

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  4. Family injured in house fire, neighbor says mom and dad are heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. - The strength of a mother's love. Is there anything on earth, as powerful? A valley mother fought through fire to rescue her child and one neighbor says the mother and father are "heroes."

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  5. Driving You Crazy: Land of PotholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... going to do to get your road fixed, It really needs to be fixed'." The road is half in Morgan County, half in Cullman County. We called Morgan County Commissioner, Don Stisher, who says they've been working to try and repair the road. A study has ...

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  6. Mother, daughter hurt during rescue attempt from overnight house fire near ArabRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Firefighters were called to a house on County Road 1869 in Cullman County around 1:00 a.m. Wednesday. The family said they were fast asleep when the fire started.

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  7. Serial vending machine thief hit in 3 states, now jailed, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Alabama Live

    A Falkville man was arrested early today in connection with a string of vending machine thefts in Cullman and Morgan counties. The Cullman County Sheriff's Office announced theft of property and criminal mischief charges against 33-year-old Christopher Lewis Chaney.

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  8. Vinemont men accused of starting 600 acre wildfire have criminal backgroundsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | WAAY

    ... of controlled substance charges in 2013 and Kuykendall plead guilty to 2nd degree rape in 2014. The Cullman County Sheriff, Matt Gentry, says Kuykendall failed to tell them he had left his job, as he is required to do under the Sex Offender ...

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  9. Scattered storms developing in the Valley MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Scattered storms are firing up in the Tennessee Valley Monday afternoon, creating heavy rain and lightning along and north of Highway 278 through Cullman county as well as northern Marshall county, impacting Arab as well as Lake Guntersville. These storms are expected to produce gusty winds, frequent lightning, and heavy rain that may impede the ability to see while driving.

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  10. AL Men Charged in CO WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | FireHouse.com

    ... is not being charged because, investigators say she did not start or maintain the campfire. According to the Cullman County Sheriff's Office website, Kuykendall is a registered sex offender convicted of second degree rape.

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  11. Two Alabama men charged in starting Colorado wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Alabama Live

    ... near Nederland, Colo. on Sunday, July 10, 2016. (Autumn Parry/The Daily Camera via AP) (Autumn Parry) Two Cullman County men have been arrested in Colorado for starting of a fire Saturday that has destroyed six buildings, including three homes, and ...

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  12. Police looking for men involved in Dodge City hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    ... season, including Walt Coleman, who will enter his 28th year in the league. T DODGE CITY, Ala. (WIAT) - The Cullman County Sheriff's Office needs help identifying two men who they believe were involved in a hit and run at a Dodge City Shell Station ...

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  13. Woman jailed after young girl found severely malnourished, cut and bruisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Alabama Live

    A Vinemont woman is charged with felony child abuse after a young girl was found to be severely malnourished and showed signs of other physical abuse. Charity Nicole Jackson, 32, was arrested on a charge of aggravated child abuse by Cullman County Sheriff deputies.

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  14. Sheriff: Defendant called in bomb threat to avoid court dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Alabama Live

    A young Hanceville man set to appear in court in June called in a bomb threat in an effort to thwart the criminal proceedings, authorities said today. David Chase Warner, 21, was arrested by the Cullman County Sheriff's Office.

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  15. Charity Nicole JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Cullman County woman has been charged with felony child abuse after physicians at a hospital noticed several signs of abuse. According to the Cullman County Sheriff's Office, 32-year-old Charity Nicole Jackson of Vinemont was arrested late last week on aggravated child abuse charges.

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  16. 2 men wanted for causing $13,000 in damages at Dodge City gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Alabama Live

    Cullman County sheriff's investigators are trying to identify two men who created $13,000 in damages at a Dodge City gas station. Authorities said the Hispanic males fled in a dark colored sedan after the vehicle hit a gas pump on June 26 around midnight.

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  17. 2nd judge recuses himself from Cullman HS principal, asst. principal trespassing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A second judge has recused himself from the trespassing case involving a retiring Cullman High School principal and the school's assistant principal. "As the wife of the undersigned Judge was a Special Education Teacher for 34 years and taught many years at Cullman High School; and even though she has recently retired from the Cullman City School System, still maintains close professional relationships there," said the document filed in the District Court of Cullman County.

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  18. Muscular dystrophy won't keep Parrish twins from racingRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | Washington Times

    Same goes for the title of fastest on the track. The venue this past weekend was the Cullman County Agricultural Trade Center, where the Decatur 21-year-olds vied for RC racing glory alongside some pretty stiff competition at the seventh annual Alabama Manufacturer Shootout .

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  19. 4th of July celebrations across North AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... Click and read below for a look at a few major firework shows across our area. 4th of July starts early in Cullman county. Smith Lake will hold its celebration on Saturday, July 2nd. Vendors and food will be on site starting at 9:00 a.m. Fireworks ...

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  20. 2 men arrested in Cullman County burglary spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Authorities said two men who allegedly went on a burglary spree have been arrested, Cullman County Sheriff's Office said. Jody Alan Mead, 31, and Shannon Alford McDonald, 35, are accused of stealing several four-wheelers and other burglaries in Cullman County and other counties.

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