Community

The Fair Is Coming to Town

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The fair is coming back to town from September 23-28

Crossville Man Killed in Interstate Crash

By Southern Torch Staff (Submitted Photo) DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — On Friday, September 6, a pedestrian was killed while changing

DeKalb Band Exhibition Set for September 15

Story & Photo by Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com PHOTO: Plainview High School’s marching band presented a patriotic show in

Southern Torch Celebrates Six-Year Anniversary

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.— Southern Torch celebrates its sixth year as a media company

Johnson Receives FFA’s Highest Honor

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com SYLVANIA, Ala. — Kailee Johnson, a Sylvania alumna and current Auburn University student, recently

“Not Your Average Joe”

By Staff Reports SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — In a world full of voices, the ones you should be listening to every

Rainsville Chamber Tees Off at Golf Tournament!

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor PICTURED: Ryan Jones, along with his team of Cody Hurley and Derrick Blevins, won the

Ider HCL Presents Grant to Library

Story & Photo contributed by Carolyn W. Boatner IDER, Ala. — The Ider Homemakers and Community Leaders applied for a grant

Soar with the Eagles

By Staff Reports DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Join the Cornerstone Christian Academy Eagles for a 5K and one-mile fun run

Dollar Tree Coming to Rainsville

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Work is scheduled to begin soon on a new location