Indivisible…If Only for a Moment

I know today there are thousands of pieces written by thousands of better writers with more ties and perspective to

What is the Crime Rate in DeKalb County?

When the average person thinks of crime they think of Los Angeles, New York, Detroit or Chicago. But according to

Boom Days Around the Corner

Southern Torch is proud to sponsor the Boom Days Heritage Festival this year. Find out more about this year’s festival

NACC Music on the Mountain Festival Drawing Near

The Music On the Mountain Americana Music Festival this year on Saturday, Sept.13, 2014 starting at 4:00 PM in the

Alabamians Love Their…

Alabama is ranked #47 in the country for the health. To be clear…that’s not good. 1.2 million adults in Alabama

Disaster Preparedness Fair Set for Saturday

September is National Preparedness Month and to mark the event, DeKalb County Emergency Management Agency working with DeKalb County Volunteer

Fyffe UFO Days Set for Saturday

The 10th annual Fyffe UFO Days will take place this Saturday at the Fyffe Town Park. The origin of the

The Voice’s Justin Chain to Headline “Mule Day”

This years Mule Day in Ider has been revamped and given a “fresh look”.  The 28th annual event showcases Sand

DeKalb Tech Shines at SkillsUSA

The DeKalb County Technology Center recently racked up the accolades in the SkillsUSA competition. Career Tech has been labeled as one

Rainsville Mayor Discusses Secrecy, Gridlock and Disharmony

Dear Editor: I feel the time has come for me, as Mayor, to weigh in on our city’s looming wet/dry