Politics

VIDEO: Fort Payne Council moves to let public decide on Sunday Sales

PHOTO: Fort Payne City Council President Brian Baine discusses his views on Alcohol Sales in the Fort Payne city limits. (Tyler

Fort Payne Council to consider Sunday Alcohol Sales

PHOTO: Beer being delivered earlier today at the South End Market in Fort Payne. Owner Jodie Phillips is in favor

VIDEO: Tempers flare at Rainsville Budget Meeting

 (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) By Marla Jones, Reporter marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Betty Holcomb, accountant for the City of Rainsville,

Republican Ginny Shaver announces campaign for House District 39

PHOTO: Ginny is a former Leesburg Town Clerk and is currently employed by the City of Gadsden. House District 39 covers

Rep. Mack Butler (R – Rainbow City) announces run for Senate District 10

PHOTO: Butler is running for Senate District 10, which covers part of DeKalb County and is currently held by Senator Phil

VIDEO: Wild weather, lack of state funds hinders road paving in DeKalb

PHOTO: The DeKalb County Commission reviews bids for paving materials at today’s (September 12th) commission meeting. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch)

VIDEO: Rainsville City Council Meeting, Thursday, September 7, 2017

PHOTO: The city council discusses surplussing of the police department’s old body cameras and the cage from a patrol car. By

OPED by Ben Windom: The “Lost Cause” is Real Now

PHOTO: A Confederate Monument stands in the city park in Fort Payne. Ben Windom gives his perspective on the media narrative

VIDEO: Fort Payne authorizes Watson to change election rules, FPIA terms, and intervene at Terrapin Hills

PHOTO: The City Council and City Attorney Rocky Watson discusses changing the terms of appointees on the Fort Payne Improvement

VIDEO: Fort Payne City Council discusses “developing crisis” at Terrapin Hills

PHOTO: City Attorney Rocky Watson reads aloud the city’s statement on the Terrapin Hills sewer system. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch)