Politics

VIDEO: Byrum challenges Southern Torch reporting on Road Project

PHOTO: Rainsville Councilman Rickey Byrum challenges Southern Torch reporting regarding the road paving project at the crossing. (Marla Jones | Reporter)

Tony ‘Buck’ Keef seeking District III Commission spot

PHOTO: Fort Payne City employee Tony ‘Buck’ Keef is challenging longtime District III County Commissioner Chris Kuykendall in the June

DeKalb County officials weigh-in on Richard Land passing

PHOTO: Former DeKalb County Superintendent John Richard Land, age 76 of Rainsville, passed away last Friday. Land served from June 1997

VIDEO: Fort Payne decides on concept for the Old Mapco

PHOTO: The “Pavilion” Concept for the Old Mapco Building on the corner of Gault Avenue and Highway 35. The new city

LIVE: Fort Payne City Council Meeting, April 17, 2018

(File Photo) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — (Scroll Down for Live Video) Watch Live as the Fort Payne City Council

VIDEO: 2018 Southern Torch Republican Candidates Forum

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Scroll down for full video of the 2018 Southern Torch DeKalb County Candidates Forum;

WATCH LIVE: Rainsville City Council Meeting, April 16, 2018

(Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — (Scroll Down for Video) Watch Live as the Rainsville

Groundbreaking held this week for new Google Data Center

PHOTO: Photo from the groundbreaking on Monday at Google’s new data center in Bridgeport!  (Contributed Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor 

VIDEO: County officials discuss implementing ‘Dangerous Dogs’ law

PHOTO: Tax Enforcement and Animal Cruelty investigator Clayburn Simpson discusses the new law’s implications at this morning’s meeting of the

U.S. Senator Doug Jones to publish book on Birmingham bombing case

(File Photo) By Staff Reports WASHINGTON, D.C. — It was announced today that U.S. Senator Doug Jones (Ala.) will publish a book