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PHOTO: Deputy District Attorney Scott Lloyd announces his campaign for Circuit Judge this morning at the Republican Breakfast Club Meeting. Lloyd cites Cites Experience and Conservative Judicial Philosophy (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Staff Reports  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — On Saturday, Deputy District Attorney

PHOTO: Hairston announced his campaign this morning at the August meeting of the DeKalb County Republican Breakfast Club. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Andrew Hairston (R), a local attorney in Cherokee and DeKalb Counties,

PHOTO: Johnny T. Townson, 24 of Section was arrested after being suspected of a burglary in Cherokee County. (Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports  CENTRE, Ala. — According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver: A Jackson County man was taken into custody by investigators

PHOTO: Falguni Patel, who serves as a Principle Planner for TARCOG, discusses the grant with the DeKalb County Commission. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — (Full Video at the Bottom) To

PHOTO: The latest polling conducted shows Judge Roy Moore with an 8 point lead over Luther Strange, while Congressman Mo Brooks trails Strange within the margin of error. (File Photos) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com MONTGOMERY, Ala. — This Tuesday, voters

PHOTO: The Rainsville City Council discusses the adoption and upkeep of the Rainsville Veteran’s Memorial. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — (Full Video at the Bottom) In Monday’s meeting of the Rainsville City

PHOTO: DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris at the press conference he held earlier today. (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Earlier today at press conference, DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris announced he would not be seeking re-election.

PHOTO: DeKalb County Revenue Commissioner Tyler Wilkes with McKenzie Griggs, who was awarded the first scholarship from Fort Payne’s Patriot Park. McKenzie is attending Auburn University this fall. (Sarah Stahl | Contributed Photo) Contributed By Sarah Stahl FORT PAYNE, Ala. —

PHOTO: Last night, a fire broke out at Cooper Hosiery at approximately 8 pm. (http://www.cooperhosiery.com) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Last night (Wednesday, August 9), a fire was reported at Cooper Hosiery Mill in Fort Payne at

PHOTO: Christopher Adam Berry and Phillip Dale Prewett, both of Fort Payne, were arrested on Friday after methamphetamine, hydrocodone, oxycodone, syringes, and spice residue were found inside a vehicle. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to