CULLMAN — Good morning, readers, this is what's happening in your county today:
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Saturday night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Best bets for today and beyond:
Autism group outing: For all families of those with developmental delays and disabilities: An outing for Air It Out at Cullman’s Fun Zone is planned fro 4 p.m. today. A light meal will be served. 1 parent and family admitted free; additional adults are $2. Reservations required by July 25; additional information given: Rhonda Davis 256-962-2208 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brandin' Iron Steakhouse and LifeSouth blood drive: This blood drive will be held at the restaurant from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. First 50 donors receive a free steak dinner (6oz ribeye, side item and Texas toast). All donors receive a free game at Cullman Bowling Alley, coupon for free pound of cookie dough from Papa Murphy's, and a LifeSouth T-shirt!
Swamp John’s meal: The Dodge City Fire Department will hold a Swamp John’s meal from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, at Dodge City Fire Department, 1407 Highway 69 S, Hanceville 35077. Cost is $10/plate: Fish, chicken or shrimp and all the “fixings.” Advance tickets may be purchased at Dodge City Town Hall, Dodge City firefighters or at the door. Proceeds will be used to purchase equipment for the fire department.