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PHOTO: Christopher Adam Berry (40) (left) and Ricky Lee Beavers (56) (right), both of Fort Payne, were arrested on drug charges after law enforcement found a run away juvenile and methamphetamine at their residence. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. —

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Friday, September 22 – Sunday, September 24. FRIDAY, September 22 Reported Incidents (9/22) Theft of Property – Occurred at 306 Murdock Road

(Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Multiple news outlets and pollsters are calling today’s runoff election for Roy Moore. Moore seemed confident early on; referring to his election night watch party as a

PHOTO: Sylvania citizen Monty Darwin declares run for DeKalb County Board of Education, District 4. (Contributed Photo | Monty Darwin) By Staff Reports  SYLVANIA, Ala. — Last week, Sylvania citizen Monty Darwin declared his candidacy for DeKalb County Board of Education, District

(Friends of DeKalb County Animal Adoption Center) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — On Saturday, October 14, the Friends of DeKalb County Animal Adoption Center will hold their first annual “Run for Rescue,” 5K run/walk and 1

PHOTO: Ashley Hanock of Fyffe was found in possession of Methamphetamine and Marijuana during a traffic stop in Collinsville early Saturday Morning. (Collinsville Police Department) By Staff Reports COLLINSVILLE, Ala. — According to a release from the Collinsville Police Department: On September 23,

PHOTO: The Bellefonte Nuclear Plant was purchased by Nuclear Development LLC, who’s seeking to finish the plant and sell energy to the TVA. (Wikimedia Commons | “Bellefonte Nuclear Plant”) By Staff Reports  SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — On Friday, Alabama Senator Steve Livingston

PHOTO: William Scott “Scotty” Goldin, 58 of Valley Head after a 2015 arrest by The DeKalb County Drug Task in Powell. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to the District Attorney’s Office: District Attorney

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Monday, September 18 – Thursday, September 21. MONDAY, September 18 Reported Incidents (9/18) Criminal Mischief – Occurred at 1214 Fisher Road NE,

PHOTO: The Rainsville Police Department and Fire Department are teaming up tomorrow to hold the first annual “Badges United for Kids” in the Rainsville City Park. (Rainsville Police Department | Rainsville Fire and Rescue) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE,