Politics

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Where is the fairness?

(Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) *The following is a letter to the editor submitted by Rainsville Citizen Sonjia Pittman, regarding

MADE IN ALABAMA: Firearms manufacturing jobs headed to Alabama!

PHOTO: Steyr Arms, the Austrian Company who produces the famed Steyr ‘AUG’ rifle, has announced a $2.9 million manufacturing expansion in

VIDEO: DeKalb Co. Commission recognizes Fort Payne High School CERT

PHOTO: Pam Wilson, Fort Payne Health Sciences teacher, with the DeKalb County Commission, and Hannah and Curtis Tucker, who won the

VIDEO: Rep. Will Ainsworth announces campaign for Lieutenant Governor!

PHOTO: Representative Will Ainsworth (R – Guntersville), speaking to a crowd of supporters at Guntersville City Hall to kick off

Chad “Chig” Martin announces Independent run for Alabama Governor!

PHOTO: Chad “Chig” Martin of Enterprise, Alabama recently announced his campaign for Governor! To be placed on the ballot, he

VIDEO: Fort Payne City Council honors former-Councilman Walter Watson

PHOTO: Fort Payne Mayor Larry Chesser presents Walter Watson with a framed certificate honoring his service to the city. (Tyler Pruett

Brooks introduces bill to allow federal lawmakers to conceal carry

PHOTO: Yesterday, Congressman Brooks introduced H.R. 2940, which would allow lawmakers to be able to Conceal Carry. (“Mo Brooks,” Wikimedia | File

VIDEO: Rainsville Council “indefinitely” tables road paving discussion

PHOTO: Councilman Bejan Taheri votes “Yay” on a motion to indefinitely “table” the discussion about paving a road in the city. (Tyler

OPED by Jim Zeigler: Alabama has an immediate infrastructure need – Interstate 65

PHOTO: Congestion on U.S. Highway 280 in Birmingham. (Contributed Photo | Office of Jim Zeigler) Contributed by State Auditor Jim Zeigler

VIDEO: Fyffe Town council approves first step in building Splash Pad!

PHOTO: The new Fyffe Splash pad will be in the Town Park! (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett,