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VIDEO: DeKalb Co. Commission recognizes Fort Payne High School CERT

PHOTO: Pam Wilson, Fort Payne Health Sciences teacher, with the DeKalb County Commission, and Hannah and Curtis Tucker, who won the

Rainsville Police Department to host ‘Coffee With a Cop’

PHOTO: The Rainsville Police Department will be a hosting ‘Coffee With a Cop‘ monthly at Kelly’s Kitchen. Participants will be able

Sweet Home Alabama in New York City

PHOTO: DeKalb County Tourism Executive Director John Dersham with his granddaughter Tristan (16) at the Alabama Department of Travel and Tourism’s

Judging underway for Fort Payne’s Flag design contest!

PHOTO: The designs are in for the Fort Payne Flag contest, and the winner will be announced this Friday at the

Law enforcement looking for Airboat stolen from Lake Guntersville

PHOTO: A red, 2000 model Kennedy Airboat (different model pictured) was stolen from a marina in Guntersville. (File Photo) By Staff

Fort Payne Police Report for Friday, June 23 – Sunday, June 25

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

2017 Rainsville Freedom Fest this Weekend!

PHOTO: The Rainsville Freedom Fest will be tomorrow, starting at 1 pm (File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com

Fort Payne man arrested on drug charges

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — On Thursday, June 22nd DeKalb Drug Task Force Agents and Fort Payne Police Officers

Mentone Arts & Cultural Center to feature Jazz and Jam for July!

PHOTO: Artist Clare Donohue will be performing in concert on Saturday, July 2 at Kamama to benefit the the Mentone

Chad “Chig” Martin announces Independent run for Alabama Governor!

PHOTO: Chad “Chig” Martin of Enterprise, Alabama recently announced his campaign for Governor! To be placed on the ballot, he