DeKalb County

VIDEO: Is Rainsville Open for Business?

PHOTO: Trampas Shankles addresses the Public Hearing on a new subdivision he wants to build near Marshall Road. By Marla

Walt Maddox to speak at Fyffe Senior Center in February

PHOTO: Former Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox (D – Tuscaloosa) and candidate for Alabama Governor in 2018 will speak in the

LIVE: Rainsville City Council Meeting, January 15, 2018

By Staff Reports  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The Southern Torch is live again! We now have an HD Camera setup that streams

3 DeKalb County Democratic candidates Qualify for 2018

PHOTO: Incumbent Democrats DeWitt Jackson (County Commission, District 4) and Pam Simpson (DeKalb County Circuit Clerk) submit their qualifying paperwork.

Hairston, Lloyd, and McCurdy submit paperwork to qualify for Circuit Judge Place 2

PHOTO: Three Republican candidates have filed qualifying paperwork to run on the ballot in 2018 for Circuit Judge, Place 2: (Left

Geraldine holds first council meeting of 2018

PHOTO: Geraldine Town Hall. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) Contributed by the Town of Geraldine GERALDINE, Ala. — The Town of Geraldine

Harcrow appointed to state Mental Health Task Force

PHOTO: DeKalb County Commission President Ricky Harcrow was one of eight public officials in Alabama named to a task force

VIDEO: Animal Control discussed in Fort Payne after tragic dog attack

PHOTO: Rachel Abrams, whose niece was killed by dogs recently on Sand Mountain, addresses the Fort Payne Council meeting regarding the dog

Senator Steve Livingston (R – Scottsboro) receives award from the AARC

PHOTO: (From Left to Right) TARCOG Executive Director Nancy Robertson, Alabama Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon (R – Huntsville), Helen

Greeson announces run for DeKalb Co. Circuit Clerk

PHOTO: Todd Greeson at this morning’s Valley Head Christmas Parade. (Contributed Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com IDER, Ala. – Today, Ider native