Fort Payne Main Street names new director

By Joseph M. Morgan FORT PAYNE, Ala.—The Fort Payne Main Street Board of Directors announced earlier this week that

DeKalb County Detention Center shares Christmas with inmates

By Joseph M. Morgan FORT PAYNE, Ala.— The 200 plus inmates at the DeKalb County Jail received a surprise

Rainsville Council approves contracts, hires new employees

By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala.— The Rainsville City Council met Monday night to address a number of issues

Coming Home–Coach Jeremy Pruitt returns to the Heart of Dixie

By Joseph M. Morgan TUSCALOOSA, Ala.— Following the complex shakeup, departure and redeployment of some of the biggest names

Accident near Collinsville ends in tragedy

By Joseph M. Morgan COLLINSVILLE, Ala.— A car accident off of I-59 near Collinsville late last week resulted in

DeKalb native Jeremy Pruitt named as new defensive coordinator for Crimson Tide

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – University of Alabama head football coach Nick Saban announced on Friday the hiring of Plainview High School

Come share Cider Under the Cedars during Rainsville Christmas Parade

By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala.— Southern Torch will be offering a comfortable, cozy place for folks to watch

DeKalb tries out new smartphone app for school emergencies

By Joseph M. Morgan DeKalb County, Ala.— The DeKalb County Board of Education recently announced that DeKalb County Schools

Brock announces candidacy for DeKalb BOE

By Joseph M. Morgan MENTONE, Ala.—Republican Don Brock announced this week his candidacy for the DeKalb County Board of

Rainsville Council approves $1.95 million loan for sewer upgrades

By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala.—The Rainsville City Council voted last week to take out a $1.95 million loan to