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Commission Discusses Road Projects

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The DeKalb County Commission held their regularly scheduled meeting

FINALLY

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (File Photo) RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The Rainsville City Council held their regularly scheduled

24 Pounds of Meth Seized in Fort Payne

By Southern Torch Staff FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: Last Thursday, the

The Fair Is Coming to Town

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The fair is coming back to town from September 23-28

“Go Native” Partners with Fort Payne Chamber

FORT PAYNE, Ala. — If you’re a member of the Fort Payne Chamber of Commerce you now have the exclusive

Crossville Man Killed in Interstate Crash

By Southern Torch Staff (Submitted Photo) DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — On Friday, September 6, a pedestrian was killed while changing

Man in Custody for Air Conditioning Thefts

FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: A man is in custody for allegedly

Omar Fires Back at ALGOP

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — Last month, a resolution was approved by the Alabama Republican Party

Deputies Assist Collinsville PD with Saturation

FORT PAYNE, Ala. — From the Office of DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden: Last Thursday night, Deputies and Agents with

Weddings…Optional

By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Traditionally, to be legally married in the State of