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Fort Payne’s ‘Alabama’ honored where it all started!

PHOTO: Randy Owen, joined by Jeff Cook and Teddy Gentry, address fans out side of the DeKalb Theatre earlier today.

NACC Adult Education Program gets $13k Grant from Dollar General Literacy Foundation!

PHOTO: Kip Williamson, Adult Education Director, and Juliah Sanford, Adult Education Program Assistant, accept the $13,000 award on behalf of the

NACC announces All-USA Academic Team Competition Winners!

PHOTO: Katelyn Poe and Danielle Jordi were selected out of 10 students to represent NACC in the All-USA Academic Program! (NACC

Construction to begin on Rainsville Ace Hardware location!

PHOTO: The future Ace Hardware of Rainsville will be next to “Fifty Taters” on Highway 35. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch)

VIDEO: DeKalb BOE approves building lease, employee items, and a HAM radio station for Plainview!

PHOTO: The DeKalb Board of Education in their June meeting, held yesterday (Friday, June 9). (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By

VIDEO: Valley Head Police Chief Nick Welden Announces sheriff’s Campaign!

PHOTO: Valley Head Police Chief Nick Welden unveils his yard sign to local Republicans! (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler

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

UPDATE FROM PRINT: LRC Swimming Spots reopen, officials urge caution

PHOTO: A sign at the Little River Canyon National Preserve warning visitors not to enter the water near the falls. Park

Marine Mom and the Marine Corps League ensured flags were up for Memorial Day

PHOTO: Jim Nabors of Trenton, GA (Past Sergeant At Arms); and Tony Goolesby of Sylvania (Sergeant At Arms) with the U.S.

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,