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July 16, 2013

The Times' Morning Update for Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Early weather and community news

CULLMAN — Good morning, readers, this is what's happening in your county today:


Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Best bets for today and beyond:

PALS: The People Against A Littered State will meet at 8 a.m. todaty at the Cullman County Economic Development Board Room, 325 2nd St. SE, Cullman 35055. Topic: Ideas for the fair exhibit this year.

WSCC nursing students’ blood drive: Wallace State Community College’s Association of Nursing Students and the American Red Cross will hold a blood drive in the parking lot at the Nursing Department building from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. Info: Laura Chapman, ANS Faculty Advisor at 256-352-8062 or email her at

Free ESOL classes: Sacred Heart School, 112 2nd Ave. SE, Cullman 35055, is offering English classes for speakers of other languages, free of charge. Students need only to purchase the textbook used in the classes. Each class meets for 1 to 2 hours per week at Sacred Heart School. There are daytime, evening, weekday and weekend classes to choose from. This is for anyone wanting to learn to speak English. One does not have to attend Sacred Heart Church. Placement tests are free and there is no obligation once test is taken.

Test dates are at 6:15 p.m. Saturdays (July 20, 27) and at 4:45 p.m. Sundays (July 21, 28). You only need to take the test once, then a determination as to what level of class you will be placed in. Just come to the front door of Sacred Heart School on one of the test dates and someone will let you in to take the test. New English classes will begin again in August. Info: Sylvia Stella at 256-736-3174.

Bunco tourney: Hanceville Assembly of God, 402 Shady Lane Dr. SW, Hanceville 35077, will hold a Bunco tournament at 4 p.m. July 20, with spaghetti dinner. Cost is $20/person. Door prizes during event. All proceeds to go to the church’s building fund. Info: Jean Heaton or Amber Heaton at 256-734-0319 or 256-339-3875.

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