DeKalb County

Matt Sharp announces bid for a second term, supports increased security measures

PHOTO: District 4 DeKalb County Board of Education Member Matt Sharp announces his bid for a second term. Sharp supports

VIDEO: Fort Payne citizens urge for public vote on Sunday Alcohol Sales

PHOTO: Former Fort Payne Councilman Walter Watson addresses the meeting regarding the decision to move forward with Sunday Sales with

John Baker officially announces campaign platform for DeKalb County Sheriff

PHOTO: Former Democratic State Representative and State Senator John Baker issued a statement formally announcing his platform for DeKalb County Sheriff

City to end mowing contracts

PHOTO: The Rainsville City Council voted to end mowing contracts and do all mowing in house. (Marla Jones | Southern Torch)

Republican Commission President Ricky Harcrow seeking re-election

PHOTO: (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — DeKalb County Commission President Ricky Harcrow is announcing

A Democrat joins the race for DeKalb County Sheriff

PHOTO: John Baker at Doug Jones’ rally late last year in Fyffe. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett,

VIDEO: Contentious DeKalb Republican Breakfast

PHOTO: Republican Lester Black addresses his challenge of Michael Edmondson’s appearance on the Republican ballot for DeKalb County Sheriff. (Tyler Pruett

Carol Hiett qualifies for DeKalb County Board of Education, District 3

PHOTO: Longtime board employee Carol Hiett submitted her paperwork today to run for Board of Education, District 3. (Contributed Photo) By

Welden releases his list of reforms needed in the Sheriff’s Office

(Contributed Photo | Nick Welden for Sheriff) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Tonight, Republican candidate for DeKalb County

Candidates release statements after ballot challenge

PHOTO: Candidate for DeKalb County Sheriff Michael Edmondson released a statement, accusing his opponent Nick Welden of trying to keep