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NACC Announces Summer Honor Students

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Dr. David Campbell, President of Northeast Alabama Community College, is pleased to announce that

Ider hosts it’s 30th Mule Day this Monday

The Town of Ider will be hosting it’s 30th annual Mule Days this Monday. (Photo courtesy of the Town of

Annual Fort Payne Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament

(Photo by Tyler Pruett) Fort Payne Chamber Chatter, September 7, 2016 Contributed by Carol Beddingfield Executive Director, Fort Payne Chamber

Update on Rainsville Veterans Memorial progress

(Photo by Tyler Pruett) By Tyler Pruett RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The Rainsville Veteran’s Memorial is moving along! The deadline for

Crossville daycare owner arrested for meth

By Staff Reports CROSSVILLE, Ala. — The owner of Bright Beginnings Daycare in Crossville is currently behind bars for possession

Henagar Alcohol Referendum heats up

By: Joseph M. Morgan, Editor and Publisher HENAGAR, Ala.—Over the past weeks, a quiet storm has been brewing over the

A dozen Fort Payne Council candidates face off in forum

FORT PAYNE, Ala.—The dozen candidates for Fort Payne City Council recently took part in a candidate forum hosted by Fort

Candidates for Rainsville Council Place 2 trade jabs

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Last Monday night, candidates for Rainsville City Council Place 2, D.L.

Circuit Judge Jeremy Taylor to run for re-election in November

By: Joseph M. Morgan, Editor and Publisher DEKALB/CHEROKEE COUNTIES, Ala.—Circuit Judge Jeremy Taylor, who presides as a judge in Alabama’s

Unusual weather radar ring over Rainsville

By Tyler Pruett Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — On Sunday, July 31, a series of unusual radar signatures appeared