Rainsville launches first phase of ACE program

By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala.—Representatives from Top of Alabama Regional Council of Governments TARCOG met with city officials

Soaring with eagles: a young woman’s inspirational story of faith and courage

By Joseph M. Morgan “Yet those who wait for the LORD Will gain new strength; They will mount up

Mentone hosts 34th annual Colorfest

By Tyler Pruett MENTONE, Ala.—Mentone is hosting the 34th Annual Colorfest this weekend, Oct. 16-18. Throughout the weekend of

AL License office closing provides minor savings

By Joseph M. Morgan MONTGOMERY, Ala.—The recent closure of 31 rural Drivers License offices by the Alabama Law Enforcement

Fort Payne FD announces purchase of two new fire trucks

By Joseph M. Morgan FORT PAYNE, Ala.—Fort Payne Fire Chief Don Fischer announced at Tuesday night’s city council meeting that

Rainsville Council approves $200K in renovations

By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala.— The Rainsville City Council met Monday and discussed the status of a number

Supreme Court sides with Thrash, denies DeKalb BOE appeal

By Joseph M. Morgan After almost a year and a half of delays and legal wrangling, former Fyffe High

Fort Payne’s Randy and Olivia Grider Honored with Chairman’s Cup Award

By Joseph M. Morgan DECATUR, Ala. – The Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association (AMLA) has honored Randy and Olivia

Alabama Legislature’s new budget calls for $86 million in new taxes

MONTGOMERY, Ala.—After a 6-month stalemate that has spanned two special legislative sessions, Alabama lawmakers passed a state budget Wednesday night

Southern Torch announces expansion, move to Friday publication

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.—The Southern Torch announced yesterday that their newspaper would be moving from a Thursday publication to a Friday publication starting this week.