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Fort Payne PD Issues traffic directions for tomorrow’s Fireworks

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The Fort Payne Police Department released the following directives for traffic in the

Fort Payne Fire Department conducts Rope Rescue training at Little River Canyon

PHOTO: Firefighters with the Fort Payne Fire Department, conducting rope rescue training at Little River Canyon National Preserve. (Tyler Pruett |

VIDEO: DeKalb Co. Commission recognizes Fort Payne High School CERT

PHOTO: Pam Wilson, Fort Payne Health Sciences teacher, with the DeKalb County Commission, and Hannah and Curtis Tucker, who won the

Rainsville Police Department to host ‘Coffee With a Cop’

PHOTO: The Rainsville Police Department will be a hosting ‘Coffee With a Cop‘ monthly at Kelly’s Kitchen. Participants will be able

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

Judging underway for Fort Payne’s Flag design contest!

PHOTO: The designs are in for the Fort Payne Flag contest, and the winner will be announced this Friday at the

2017 Rainsville Freedom Fest this Weekend!

PHOTO: The Rainsville Freedom Fest will be tomorrow, starting at 1 pm (File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com

Mentone Arts & Cultural Center to feature Jazz and Jam for July!

PHOTO: Artist Clare Donohue will be performing in concert on Saturday, July 2 at Kamama to benefit the the Mentone

UPDATE: Community rallies to help victims of tragic Highway 35 accident

PHOTO: The two surviving victims of Thursday’s crash have emerged from comas, but they still have a long road to

Sylvania student Kailee Johnson awarded National FFA Scholarship!

PHOTO: Kailee Johnson received a $1000.00 Bill Kirk Endowment scholarship from the National FFA Organization. (Contributed Photo | National FFA Organization)