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DeKalb Bands Head to DC

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com (Submitted Photo) WASHINGTON, D.C. — After a year of fundraising, two local bands had the honor

#SiloSingingMom Goes Viral

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com (Photo by Jenny Wootten Mann | Facebook) DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Over the past two

Marines kick off DeKalb County Toys for Tots Campaign

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — The DeKalb County Marine Toys for Tots kicked their 6th annual

Community Comes Together for Bradford

By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com (Submitted Photo) FORT PAYNE, Ala. — On Saturday, the Fort Payne Police Department, in association with

Elliott Honored at Homecoming

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) FYFFE, Ala. — At the Fyffe homecoming game against Asbury,

BCBS announces No Rate Increases for C Plus Medicare Select Plans

By Staff Reports (Photo by al.com) BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama is pleased to announce for

Local Ties to International Icon

By Zach Hester, Reporter RAINSVILLE, Ala. — As the world reels from a weeklong mourning of Hollywood icon Burt Reynolds, a

FirstOn Socks

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — If you’re stopping by Boom Days this weekend in downtown

Schools awarded for Reading Growth

By Zach Hester, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — The Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) announced the 50 schools

Thompson receives Rotarian award

By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Rainsville resident Lelon “Doc” Thompson was recently awarded the Honorable Rotarian Award