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Rainsville, TARCOG establish a city plan

Featured image: Residents from Rainsville met Monday night with TARCOG and city officials to begin a long-term city plan By Joseph

ATF, DEA execute major drug bust in Sylvania

  SYLVANIA, Ala.—On Friday July 15 the DeKalb County Drug and Major Crimes Task Force, Sylvania Police Department, ATF and

Narcotics in car seat, three months later, kids left in hot car

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — On Tuesday July 12, Fort Payne resident Justin Tyrone Pinkney

Geraldine advances on sewer project

Featured image: The Geraldine City Council voted late Monday to accept grant money to build the city it’s own sewer system.

Former speaker Mike Hubbard sentenced

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com OPELIKA, Ala. — Earlier today, Former Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard was sentenced on

Family mourns loss of crash victim

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala.— Late Wednesday afternoon, the family and friends of Timothy Smith gathered near the

Beddingfield announces run for mayor in Fort Payne

Article provided by Times Journal David Beddingfield announced Tuesday he will run for mayor of Fort Payne. Beddingfield graduated from

Multiple injuries in LIttle River Canyon on the fourth

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — What seemed to be a normal Fourth of July weekend, quickly turned into

Fort Payne resident killed in July 4 crash

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to a statement released by the Fort Payne Police Department, on July