PHOTO: From Left to Right: Tammi Bosley (24 of Albertville), Riley Wayne Griffin (21 of Gurley), Dylan Kent Smith (20 of Huntsville), and Samuel Lanier (36 of New Hope). (Jackson County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports  SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — According to

PHOTO: U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R – TX) endorsed Alabama GOP candidate for U.S. Senate Roy Moore on Tuesday. (Gage Skidmore | Wikimedia Commons) By Staff Reports  MONTGOMERY, Ala. — In a release sent out today, Judge Roy Moore announced the endorsement of

PHOTO: Last Friday’s earthquake that was recorded northeast of Scottsboro is the eighth reported in our area during the last two years, an increase of 100 percent from the previous two. (File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor RAINSVILLE, Ala. —

PHOTO: Mayor Lee Davis and the Henagar City Council receive reports from the department heads. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor HENAGAR, Ala.— (Video at the Bottom)  The Henagar City Council met on Monday, October 23rd for their

PHOTO:  Alax Wayne Harrell, Donald Allen Davis, Jeffery Jason Ray White Jr. Jimmy Lee Worthey, and Larry Lebron Tidwell were arrested on a variety of charges over the weekend. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to the

PHOTO: From left to Right: Zachary David Morris (45 of Woodville), Teresa Kay Vess (47 of Paint Rock), Monica Nachole Vess ( age 24 of Paint Rock) were arrested for narcotics after a deputies arrived to serve an outstanding arrest warrant. (Jackson County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff

PHOTO: Left to Right: James Cameron Johnson (24 of Paint Rock), Ashley Pruitt (25 of Henagar), and Kevin Lee Vess (22 of Paint Rock) were arrested after leading police on a chase from Garth Church on Highway 65 to inside the Gurley

PHOTO: Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, Doug Jones, will be speaking at a rally in Fyffe on November 7. (Contributed Photo) Contributed by Reita Grant, Secretary, DeKalb Co. Democratic Executive Committee FYFFE, Ala. — According to the DeKalb County Democratic Club and Executive

PHOTO: An 18 wheeler struck a utility pole on Sunday night at the intersection of 4th Street and Gault Avenue N (Highway 11) in Fort Payne. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — At approximately 8

PHOTO: According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, the two missing Dawson teens have been located safe. (File Photo) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — (Updated: Saturday, October 21, 12:50 pm) According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office: The two teens missing