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May 28-29: Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Association Competition – At Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. May 28: CF Car Show – Saturday May 28th at Broadway Baptist Church in Rainsville from 10 am to 2 pm. June 3: Relay

Featured image: Ider pulled their team out of the loser’s bracket to face Sumiton Christian in the State Semifinals game. By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com MONTGOMERY, Ala.— The Ider Lady Hornets fell  9-3 to Sumiton Christian in the Class

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com MONTGOMERY, Ala.— In a win-or-go- home third game of the State Championship series, Plainview fell to Pisgah with a score of 3-0 held on Friday, May 20, 2016. STATE Championship Series Game 1 In

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com FYFFE, Ala.— The Fyffe Athlectic Club held a signing party on Friday for Brady Carson who has committed to play football for Birmingham-Southern University. Carson will major in math education and hopes to return

Living the dream

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church I will never preach all my sermons. I must write. I recently found those words in one of my old Bibles.  I was working on a sermon, and I wanted to look

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala.—Relay For Life of DeKalb County will be held next Friday, June 3 at the VFW Fairgrounds in Fort Payne from 6 p.m. until midnight. The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life movement

Jones goes to Alabama

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com FYFFE, Ala.— The Fyffe Athletic Club recently hosted a college signing day for their seniors who will continue their football careers.  Ethan Jones will head to the University of Alabama as a preferred walk-on.

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com TROY, Ala.— Harley Wilkins, a sixth grader from Plainview, qualified for three events at the Alabama State Rodeo Finals over the weekend. The Junior High Rodeo Association takes place nine months out of the

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Rainsville Technology, Inc. (RTI) will host the 4th annual RTI Charity Mud Volleyball Tournament this Saturday, May 28 to raise money for the Toys for Tots organization. Tournament play will begin at

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — For those that haven’t heard, Rainsville has a new biking and walking trail in the process of completion. It is three miles long and circles the Northeast Alabama Agriculture Center. The trail will