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Be sure to pick up this year’s Southern Torch DeKalb County Graduation Issue, hitting stands today!

PHOTO: Southern Torch’s Graduation Edition 2017 will be on shelves later today! By Staff Reports  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Be sure to pick

Devonte Perry named Emergency Medical Technician of the Year!

(Contributed Photo | DAS) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The DeKalb Ambulance Service (DAS) is proud to announce

Mentone firefighters giving away a grocery shopping spree!

PHOTO: Tickets are being sold by the North Lookout Mountain Fire Protection District for a grocery shopping spree at PriceLess

Northeast Alabama Community College begins new Golf Program!

PHOTO: Chad Gorham, Director of Extended Day/Distance Education Program; Heather Rice, Director of Development; Dr. David Campbell, President of NACC; and

NACC Ranks #1 in Alabama for Medical Assistant Colleges!

PHOTO: Universities.com recently ranked NACC in their listing of Best Medical Assistant Colleges in Alabama! (File Photo) By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE,

Mentone’s 35th Rhododendron Festival this weekend (Full Events Schedule)!

PHOTO: The Town of Mentone is hosting it’s annual Rhododendron Festival this weekend at Brow Park! (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch)

Late night car crash claims two in Fort Payne, please keep this family in your prayers

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to the Fort Payne Police Department, at approximately 11:45

Northeast Alabama Comm. College hosts ‘Careers in Counseling’ Event

PHOTO: (left to right) front row, seated – Lisa Fountain, Lindsay Taylor, Terry Nelson, and Otis Washington; back row, standing

Ag. Comm. McMillan to address DeKalb Co. Republican Breakfast club tomorrow, Sen. Marsh in June

(GOP Logo |  File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The DeKalb County Republican Breakfast

Rainsville Freedom Run is just a month away!

PHOTO: The start of last year’s Freedom Run 10k! (https://rainsvillefreedomfest.racesonline.com) By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—The Rainsville Freedom Run