DeKalb Ranked as Top Conservative Delegation

The Sunlight Foundation recently analyzed the voting records of State Legislators from across the Country and DeKalb County definitely stood

Is the AEA Dying?

The Alabama Education Association is nationally known for being the most powerful teacher’s union in the United States. How long

The War Before the Battle…

  The results are FINAL. Last night DeKalb County watched as the slate for the General Election in November became

Election Night LIVE

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Mary Scott Hunter Evokes the Spirit of Reagan in Latest Ad

Mary Scott Hunter – “Vision” from Southern Torch on Vimeo. . Stay with Southern Torch for the most comprehensive coverage

Young Republicans Give Their Endorsement

In an unorthodox move, the Young Republicans of Northeast Alabama have made official endorsements heading in to the June 3

Merrill Responds to Ridiculous Attack Ad

May 28, 2014   Dear Editor, Throughout my candidacy to become Alabama’s next Secretary of State, I have traveled the

ALFA Makes Final Primary Endorsements

  The Alabama Farmers Federation political action committee, FarmPAC, has endorsed candidates in the 2014 primary elections. Endorsements for candidates

West Withdraws from County Commission Race

The DeKalb County November election just became a little less interesting  as Republican Candidate Ben West has withdrawn from the

Mary Scott Hunter Endorsed by Scottsboro Superintendent

Mary Scott is often described as a “servant leader,” and she values teamwork. Her core values are Integrity, Service, and