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PHOTO: The Varsity Boys and Girls Brackets for the 2017 Sand Mountain Tournament. See below for the JV Schedule. By Marla Jones, Sports Editor  marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The 2017 Sand Mountain Tournament will be held at Crossville this year, and

PHOTO: Michael Dewayne Johnson (32 of Birmingham) was sentenced to 20 years yesterday for selling heroin that ended up killing one man and causing “serious bodily injury” to an 18-year-old Cullman man who overdosed. By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM – A

PHOTO: Congressman Mo Brooks (R – AL 5th District) announces his cancer diagnosis on the floor of congress yesterday. (Rep. Mo Brooks | YouTube.com) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Scroll down for Video) Yesterday morning, Rep. Mo Brooks

PHOTO: Roy Moore releases a statement around 24 hours after the race was called. By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com MONTGOMERY, Ala. — (Video and Transcript Below) Late last night, Roy Moore released a statement regarding his decision on whether or

PHOTO: Aaron Ray Taylor, 41 of Bryant was arrested after Jackson County Investigators found several boats reported stolen from Tennessee on his property. (Jackson County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports  SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: On

PHOTO: Jason Goza, 31 of Collinsville was recently found in possession of crystal methamphetamine during a welfare check. (Collinsville Police Department) By Staff Reports  COLLINSVILLE, Ala. — According to the Collinsville Police Department: On December 3, 2017 Officer Ada Hamilton was dispatched to

(File Photo)   By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office: On December 11th the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office followed up on a tip about a possible stolen U Haul truck behind a trailer on

PHOTO: (left to right) Emily Ann Roden, Randy Dale Wright, and Amber Nicole Smith (all of Collinsville) were arrested by the Collinsville Police Department for drug charges over the weekend. Justin Wayne Busby (not pictured) was also arrested in a separate incident involving the

PHOTO: Jason Brent Barclay, 44 of Boaz and Mark Shannon Amos, 43 of Crossville were arrested in Aroney/Rodentown community on drug charges after tips from the public. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports  FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to the DeKalb

PHOTO: Roy Moore at an earlier rally in Huntsville, Alabama. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com MONTGOMERY, Ala. — (Video at the Bottom) (UPDATED) At about 10:30 pm tonight, Roy Moore addressed the media and supporters regarding the race