Cullman High School's Jordan Johnson was crowned the 2009 Miss Cullman County Fair Tuesday night at the fairgrounds. First runner up was West Point's Sadie Cleghorn, who also won the talent portion of the pageant. Vinemont's Sara Beth Chambers was awarded second runner up honors. Cold Springs' Tori Scott was awarded Miss Congeniality.
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The front steps of the Cullman County Courthouse were packed Sunday night for a rally to remind the public about the dangers of texting and driving.
'Lives can change in an instant': Rally focuses on dangers of texting and driving
The family and friends of the late Jay Kendall celebrated his 59th birthday today by raising awareness about the dangers of distracted driving and the issues law enforcement face trying to prevent it.
- Amateur radio operators descend on Civic Center for annual Hamfest
- Gap in campaign finance does not decide House race
- Candidates for sheriff gathered more than $200,000 for race
- Texting and Driving Awareness Rally coming Sunday
- 'Lives can change in an instant': Rally focuses on dangers of texting and driving
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SWIMMING: Trio of swimmers grab gold as Catfish earn third-place finish at state meet
Cooper Ogstad, Luke Johnson and Jaedyn Martin each turned in gold-medal performances during Saturday’s state swim meet to help the Cullman Catfish notch an excellent third-place finish at the Alabama Recreation and Parks Swimming Championship.
- LOCAL ROUNDUP: Pressley shoots 65, takes 3-shot lead at Chesley Oaks Open
- NFL: Milliner ready to prove himself as Jets' No. 1 CB
- PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Warren 'beyond excited' to return home, begin coaching at alma mater Hanceville
- SWIMMING: Catfish in 3rd place after Day 1 of state meet
- SWIMMING: Trio of swimmers grab gold as Catfish earn third-place finish at state meet
- Susan Melissa Neck Werner
- Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford, 82, of Cullman passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. He was born April 14, 1932, James and Mary Katherine Brown Stafford. Mr. Stafford was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was the original owner of Carlton’s restaurant.
Susan Melissa Neck Werner
Susan Werner died Monday, July 21, 2014, as a result of an apparent fall at her home in Gainesville, Florida. Susan grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, and, after graduation from FSU, spent many years in Cullman, where she taught elementary school and received a master’s degree from UAB. While in Cullman, she married Robert Werner and helped run a family retail business.
Melissa Gail Hyde
Funeral services for Melissa Gail Hyde, 36, of Vinemont will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Round Top Cemetery in Morgan County.
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why we Relay
For more than 20 years, a large group of Cullman County residents have banded together with one common goal in mind: to help in the fight against cancer.
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enough is enough, stop child abuse now
- Regarding job descriptions
- Do what is right in political field
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why we Relay
EDITORIAL: Primary shows maturity, will of voters
With the local Republican Primary wrapped up, the outcome of three races may have seemed surprising to some observers.
- EDITORIAL: Judge makes the right decision
- EDITORIAL: Truth and independence
- A new Confederate state or improve Alabama?
- EDITORIAL: Taking charge with a vote
- EDITORIAL: Primary shows maturity, will of voters