CULLMAN — Good morning, readers, this is what's happening in your county today:
The Cullman County Street Department will close 4th St. SE between 3rd and 2nd Ave. SE for Power Board workers who will be trenching.
Today will be sunny, with a high near 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tonight will be mostly clear, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Best bets today and beyond:
OA: Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 4:45 p.m. today in the Carriage House at Grace Episcopal Church. Info: 256-747-6218 or 256-352-1143.
A Christmas Carol: The Dickens’ classic tale, “A Christmas Carole” — now adapted by the Cullman High School Theatre as “A CHS Christmas Carol Spectacular,” will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 in the CHS auditorium. Tickets are $5/adults; and $3/children and students. Live music will be provided by the CHS Choral Music Department. All proceeds will benefit the CHS Fine Arts Departments.
Christmas tree lot now open: The Cullman High School baseball boosters will sell Christmas trees at the lot across from Eckenrod Ford, at the intersection of Highway 31 and Highway 157. Open now through Dec. 15, hours of operation will be 5 to 8 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and from 1 to 6 p.m. Sundays.
For more information, or to preorder, contact Shawn Willingham at 256-734-3531 or Chris Murphree at 256-531-2005. All proceeds to go to the CHS Baseball Boosters.
5K and Kids’ Fun Run for Relay: Merchants Bank Relay For Life team will host a 5K Saturday, Dec. 1, at St. Bernard ‘s running trails. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., 5k at 8 a.m. and fun run for kids is after the 5K is finished. Entry fee is $25/5K. Pre-registered runners will get a T-shirt; preregister by dropping form off at any Merchant Bank location or mail to: Merchant Bank Relay For Life, ATTN: Elizabeth Nichols, 900 2nd Ave. SW, Cullman 35055. No T-shirts given to those who register day of. Runners may register day of for the 5K event only. Make all checks payable to Relay For Life/American Cancer Society.