‘Alkaline’ water is the way it’s supposed to be when it comes out of the ground. ( By C. Campbell, Staff Writer FORT PAYNE, Ala. — In January 2015, a new business opened in Fort Payne near Stevi B’s.

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Monday, November 28 – Thursday, December 1.   MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28 Reported Incidents (11/28) Theft of Property – Occurred at 101 Gault Ave N,

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Be sure to check out this week’s edition of the Southern Torch! This week’s issue covers holiday events, a unique Fort Payne business, a Rainsville resident who narrowly avoided the Gatlinburg wildfires, and much more.

U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions will be the first Attorney General from Alabama after President-Elect Donald Trump announced his appointment shortly after election day. By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor MONTGOMERY, Ala. — For the first time in history, a United