Cullman County schools http://apr.org en Ala School System Denies Link to "Prayer Caravan" http://apr.org/post/ala-school-system-denies-link-prayer-caravan <p>An Alabama school superintendent denies that the system is sponsoring a "prayer caravan" event that's drawn complaints from an atheist group.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Cullman County School Superintendent Billy Coleman is also a pastor, and he has helped promote the event.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Coleman says his involvement in the religious event is causing confusion, but he denies that the school board itself is involved.<br> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:37:56 +0000 The Associated Press 35215 at http://apr.org Ala School System Denies Link to "Prayer Caravan" Group Asks Cullman Schools to Stop Prayer Caravan http://apr.org/post/group-asks-cullman-schools-stop-prayer-caravan <p>A group has sent a complaint to Cullman County Schools over a prayer caravan set for early August, claiming the district forcing religion on students.</p><div><p>The Cullman Times reported Friday (<a href="http://bit.ly/1aNHFe7">http://bit.ly/1aNHFe7</a> ) the Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation sent a letter to Superintendent Billy Coleman this week asking that he cancel the Aug. 10 event, which involves a short prayer at each school campus before the school year starts.</p> Sat, 27 Jul 2013 12:31:20 +0000 The Associated Press 34945 at http://apr.org Group Asks Cullman Schools to Stop Prayer Caravan