News

Election Results – 2015 DeKalb County Special Election

Nov. 11, 2015 — DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.—DeKalb County held a special election on Tuesday to fill two open constable seats

BREAKING NEWS: DEKALB SPECIAL ELECTION UPSET

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — All votes have been counted in the Special Election for DeKalb County Constable District 4. Write-in

BREAKING NEWS: Too close to call in DeKalb, special election down to one box, three votes

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Tuesday, Nov. 10, 10:50 p.m. — There has been an unexpected twist in the DeKalb County

BREAKING NEWS: Shadrack is back! McGill will take on U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby in 2016

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Republican Shadrack McGill from Jackson County announced today that he will be running against U.S. Sen.

Alabama prepares for 2016 Primary

  By: Joseph M. Morgan Today, Friday, Nov. 6 is the last day for candidates to qualify for the 2016

Rainsville Police Chief announces retirement

RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The City of Rainsville announced Monday night at their regularly scheduled city council meeting that Rainsville Police Chief

DA’s office to host Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Ninth District Attorney Mike O’Dell is hosting a Law Enforcement Appreciation Day for Dekalb and Cherokee

Collinsville picks up girls soccer, tryouts Nov. 12-13

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com COLLINSVILLE, Ala.—Collinsville High School will soon have a new girls soccer team to complement what

Collinsville’s Cricket Theatre reopens doors

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com COLLINSVILLE, Ala.— Thanks to the hard work of the Collinsville Historical Association (CHA) less than

BREAKING NEWS: Wootten will not seek re-election to DeKalb BOE

Exclusive to the Southern Torch:  By: Joseph M. Morgan DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.—DeKalb County Board of Education District 5 representative Terry