Local Cleanup Crew can respond to five Counties in 30 Minutes

PHOTO: The Fort Payne-based cleanup team provides residents of DeKalb, Marshall, Jackson, Cherokee, and now Etowah Counties with Fire, Water, and

5th Annual ‘Made in DeKalb’ Expo this week!

  PHOTO: The ‘Made in DeKalb’ Expo gives students the opportunity to network with local businesses and industries to see

Collinsville Health and Rehab celebrates Christmas

By Staff Reports COLLINSVILLE, Ala. — The Christmas spirit found its way to Collinsville Health and Rehab and residents were

The advantages of a hometown pharmacy

PHOTO: Sylvania Pharmacy owner Rodney Williams assists a customer (http//  By C. Campbell, Staff Writer SYLVANIA, Ala. — After

Ashe Clothing begins ‘12 Days of Christmas’ Sale!

PHOTO: Ashe Clothing will be announcing a sale on a different item each day until Christmas! (Kalie Davis | Southern Torch)

After 42 years, Pine Ridge Cafe to close this month

PHOTO: The Pine Ridge Cafe, located between Fort Payne and Rainsville on old Highway 35, will close it’s doors on

The Water Tree: water the way it’s supposed to be

‘Alkaline’ water is the way it’s supposed to be when it comes out of the ground. ( By C. Campbell,

Open House at the Barn at Blue Pond

Marla Jones, Sports Editor SYLVANIA, Ala. — When Roger and Deana Wigley bought their property on Blue Pond Road

GIGI’s Funky Junk in Rainsville is anything but Junk!

PHOTO: There’s a new is a new boutique in Rainsville, GIGI’s Funky Junk! (Kalie Davis | Southern Torch) By Kalie

Jefferson’s to reopen in two weeks after fire

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Last Thursday started like any day for the staff at