Community

Rainsville Mourns Beloved Businessman

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Mr. Hollis White, 81 of Rainsville, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at

School Bells ring for Employees

RAINSVILLE, Ala.—Employees of the DeKalb County School System gathered this morning (August 1) for an Employee Institute at the DeKalb

BAMA BOUND

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com PICTURED (L to R): (Bottom): Kaitlyn Veal, Bailee Bruce, Sarah Patton, Kelsey Schutza.

BACK TO SCHOOL

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor  FORT PAYNE, Ala. — As the first day of school approaches, many parents face the

In God We Trust

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Members of the DeKalb County Republican Women presented DeKalb County Superintendent Dr. Jason Barnett

LATE TO THE MOVIES: The Lion King

By Zach Hester, Art Director • zach@southerntorch.com (Photo by Walt Disney Studios) Anytime it comes up in conversation, I’m quick

A Man on the Moon

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com PHOTO: (Universal History Archive/UIG/SH) USA -— If you ask anyone around my age (mid-twenties)

NACC Hosts FEMA Readiness Exercise

By Staff Reports PHOTO: Dr. David Campbell, President of Northeast Alabama Community College (center) and Brenda Stringer, Executive Assistant to

ALABAMA to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. — After five decades of music, the Alabama Band is still

WBS to Hold Auditions for Noises Off!

Contributed by Katherine Brewer GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. — The Whole Backstage Community Theatre will hold auditions for its fall show, Noises