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Upcoming Events in DeKalb County!

Check out these upcoming events in the DeKalb County area! To have your event placed in our community section or

Thank Your Teachers!

PHOTO: (Southern Torch) By Zach Hester, Reporter DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — It seems like every day or week, we simply pass over

Stars Fell on Alabama

PHOTO: (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) By Marla Jones & Zach Hester, Reporters FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Last week, Hollywood descended upon

National Day of Prayer stretches from sea to shining sea

PHOTO: (National Day of Prayer)  By Zach Hester, Reporter Droves upon droves of men and women of faith will come together today

Stamp Out Hunger

By Zach Hester, Reporter DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — For more than twenty years, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) has had

Alabama hits the stage to help JSU

PHOTO: Fort Payne natives, Alabama, are stepping up with plenty of special guests to give back to a community in need.

Richards urges voters to renew education taxes

PHOTO: DeKalb County Board of Education Member Mark Richards urges citizens to vote to renew the educational tax renewals on the

Hartline excels in SkillsUSA; accepted into NACC Nursing

PHOTO: Thomas Hartline finished first for the second year in a row at the State SkillsUSA First Aid-CPR competition. (Submitted Photo)

Seven Years Later

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Last Friday, April 27, families and friends of the victims of 2011’s tornado outbreak

VIDEO: County honors Plainview basketball with resolution

PHOTO: The Plainview Varsity Boys Basketball team and Coach Robi Coker with the DeKalb County Commission at this week’s commission