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An Angel Gains Her Wings

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Alaina Catherine Olivares, 4 of Collinsville, passed away on

FPFD Gives Back

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Last year, the Fort Payne Fire Department sold pink

Cable Time Awarded 2019 DISH Retailer of the Year

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — DISH recently recognized Cable Time as the 2019 Retailer of the Year, DISH’s highest

Noble Donates Truck to NACC

By Staff Reports With the help of workforce funding and local support, Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC) has begun a

40 Years of Service

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor VALLEY HEAD, Ala. — Attorney Patrick H. Tate was honored for forty years of service

Sheriff’s Office partners with Board of Education to offer Criminal Justice Classes!

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: Beginning this fall, DeKalb

ESG Announces Local Winners of 2019 Scholarship Program

By Staff Reports CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — ESG announced today the names of the local winners of the Dover Sons &

Mayor’s Cup Planned for May 9

Contributed by The Fort Payne Chamber of Commerce FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Well, Spring has sprung and we are celebrating!

LATE TO THE MOVIES — Avengers: Endgame

By Zach Hester,Art Director Marvel fans, myself included, have been waiting for the day that we would finally get to

Camp Chosen as Most Outstanding Faculty Member at NACC

By Staff Reports POWELL, Ala. — John Camp, Instructor of Mathematics at Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC), has been chosen