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DeKalb Board of Education to expand, revamp county’s virtual school program

PHOTO: The new physical location for DeKalb County School’s Virtual Academy (DVA), located off of Highway 75, between the Northeast Alabama

Fort Payne Police Report for Monday, July 10 – Thursday, July 13

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Monday, July

Rainsville Police Department prevents potential violent crime

PHOTO: The Rainsville Police Department found a loaded Taurus Millennium 9mm handgun, along with marijuana after a traffic stop. (Rainsville Police

Ron Saferite Announces run for DeKalb County Commission District III

PHOTO: Republican Ron Saferite’s yard sign, which will be seen in DeKalb County over the next year. (Tyler Pruett | Southern

Fort Payne Main Street Farmer’s Market now open on Wednesday

PHOTO: Produce being sold by Logan Anderson and Monica Anderson of Sand Mountain Produce at Fort Payne Main Street’s weekly Farmer’s

UPDATE: Highway 11 Accident

PHOTO: Yesterday afternoon, an SUV collided with a tractor on Highway 11 in Fort Payne. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch)

Rainsville RiteAid burglarized on Monday night

PHOTO: The Rainsville RiteAid, at the intersection Highways 35 and 75, was burglarized on Monday night. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch)

Fort Payne Police report for Friday, July 7 – Sunday, July 9.

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Friday, July

DeKalb County Deputies arrest fugitive in Fort Payne

PHOTO: Craig Avery Carrell (Left) was arrested yesterday after the United States Marshals Service contacted the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office for

T.J. Maloney announces run for State House District 39!

PHOTO: Republican T.J. Maloney announces run for House District 39! (T.J. Maloney) By Staff Reports HEFLIN, Ala. – Former Executive Director