Politics

VIDEO: Fort Payne Council approves preliminary work on Terrapin Hill sewer

PHOTO: James Payton of Ladd Environmental addresses the council regarding a project to extend sewer to the Terrapin Hills area. (Tyler

Gingrich endorses Moore for Senate

PHOTO: This morning, Judge Roy Moore announced the endorsement of Newt Gingrich! (Gage Skidmore | Wikimedia Commons) By Staff Reports

VIDEO: DeKalb BOE receives update on network upgrades

PHOTO: Stephen Cochran of Howard Technology Solutions updates the Board on the network upgrades during the work session. (Tyler Pruett | Southern

Grand Jury in Alabama indicts 3 for returning after being deported

(‘Border Crossing’ | Wikimedia Commons) By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –Today, the U.S Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama

Roy Moore receives Texas Senator Ted Cruz endorsement

PHOTO: U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R – TX) endorsed Alabama GOP candidate for U.S. Senate Roy Moore on Tuesday. (Gage Skidmore |

VIDEO: Henagar Council discusses remodeling and employee grievance

PHOTO: Mayor Lee Davis and the Henagar City Council receive reports from the department heads. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler

Doug Jones to speak in Fyffe on November 7

PHOTO: Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, Doug Jones, will be speaking at a rally in Fyffe on November 7. (Contributed

Moore responds to opponent’s ‘Embarrassment’ comment

PHOTO: Moore speaking at a Baptist Church. On Thursday, Moore issued a scathing response to Democratic Nominee Doug Jones’ comment

MOVING ON: Rainsville Sues Chavies Bridge Property Owner Holdouts

PHOTO: The City of Rainsville has been seeking to replace the aging bridge on Chavies Road. Now the council is

IMPROVEMENT: Construction at Crossroads a big upgrade, according to Taheri

By Marla Jones, Reporter marla@southerntorch.com  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Many Rainsville residents will notice that work has begun at the Rainsville