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DeKalb County Schools to dismiss at 11:15 tomorrow, closed all Tuesday

PHOTO: DeKalb County Schools will close at 11:15 am tomorrow due to the Hurricane and remained closed on Tuesday. Irma is

OPED by Ben Windom: The “Lost Cause” is Real Now

PHOTO: A Confederate Monument stands in the city park in Fort Payne. Ben Windom gives his perspective on the media narrative

Mentone Arts and Cultural Center presents the Island Brothers tonight!

PHOTO: The Island Brothers will be playing their Hawaiian and Spanish Rhythms at the Plow Share Bistro in Mentone tonight

VIDEO: Fort Payne BOE approves $37 million Capital Improvement Plan

PHOTO: The Fort Payne Superintendent Jim Cunningham discusses the 5 year Capital Improvement Plan with the board. (Tyler Pruett |

RTI, BodyVision, and BlueScope help Rainsville Fire with upgrades

PHOTO: Rainsville Fire Chief Willimac Wright (Center) and Captain Derrick Summerford with representatives with BlueScope Buildings. (Rainsville Fire Department) By Tyler

VIDEO: DeKalb County BOE Workshop, Budget Meeting, and Meeting

PHOTO: The Sylvania Junior Beta Club present their winning competition for the board. The team won second place in the state

For Bobby Ledbetter, it’s about more than selling cars!

PHOTO: Bobby Ledbetter of Twin City Used Cars does more than just sell quality used cars, he goes above and beyond

12 new buses take to the roads for DeKalb County Schools

PHOTO: DeKalb County superintendent, board members, and employees with the new buses! Pictured: Dewayne White-Shop Foreman, Jason Mayfield-Chief of Staff, Matt Sharp-Board

DeKalb County Schools announcement regarding Monday’s Eclipse

PHOTO: Over the weekend, DeKalb County Schools was notified that the glasses that were purchased for viewing the eclipse were not,

Fort Payne’s Patriot Park awards first scholarship

PHOTO: DeKalb County Revenue Commissioner Tyler Wilkes with McKenzie Griggs, who was awarded the first scholarship from Fort Payne’s Patriot Park.