Culture

Geraldine, Sylvania bands to Perform in D.C.!

PHOTO: Both Geraldine and Sylvania’s marching bands will be performing at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. on October 7, 2018! (Marla

Mentone’s Annual ‘Colorfest’ this Weekend! (Full Schedule)

PHOTO: Sign near the old Mentone Springs Hotel, showing festival-goers where to go at last year’s Colorfest. (Tyler Pruett | Southern

Wicklund to perform at Vintage 1889 tomorrow night, ‘Keef and Company’ opening

PHOTO: The second show in the “Discovery Series” will feature Hannah Wicklund and the Steppin’ Stones and local favorite Ryan Keef

Sand Mountain couple honored for 68 years of Marriage!

PHOTO: Verlon and Mary Ruth Stiefel with their certificates and gifts celebrating 68 years. Mary Ruth is holding a plaque from

Big Week for Mentone Business!

PHOTO: This week in Mentone, a local favorite re-opened after a devastating fire, a new restaurant opened on Highway 117,

Sweet Home Alabama in New York City

PHOTO: DeKalb County Tourism Executive Director John Dersham with his granddaughter Tristan (16) at the Alabama Department of Travel and Tourism’s

The Canyon Center Welcomes Top Bluegrass Artists back for a 4th Annual Event!

PHOTO: The Canyon Center recently announced their 4th Annual “Bluegrass on the Rim,” for June 10. (Little River Canyon Center)  By

Valley Head’s “Memories of Mayberry” this weekend!

PHOTO: The “Coffee Shack by the Track” has been renamed Aunt B’s Kitchen! (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett,

THIS WEEK IN PRINT: Tough People Win!

PHOTO: Coach Sam Graham with his wife and four daughters. (Contributed photo by Sam Graham)  By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com SYLVANIA,