Politics

Geraldine holds first council meeting of 2018

PHOTO: Geraldine Town Hall. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) Contributed by the Town of Geraldine GERALDINE, Ala. — The Town of Geraldine

VIDEO: County Commission passes resolution to move Kilpatrick voting location

PHOTO: County Commission President Ricky Harcrow discusses changing a polling location in Kilpatrick at 2018’s first meeting of the DeKalb

Centre native announces run for Senate District 10

PHOTO: Centre native Andrew Jones, a small business owner and farmer, has announced his campaign for District 10 in the Alabama

VIDEO: Doug Jones sworn in on the U.S. Senate Floor

PHOTO: At 11 am today, U.S. Senator Doug Jones (D – Birmingham) was sworn-in. (C – SPAN Coverage) By Tyler Pruett,

Jones hires native Alabamian Dana Gresham as Chief of Staff

PHOTO: Earlier today, U.S. Senator-elect Doug Jones (D – Birmingham) announced the hiring of Alabama native Dana Gresham as his Chief

Harcrow appointed to state Mental Health Task Force

PHOTO: DeKalb County Commission President Ricky Harcrow was one of eight public officials in Alabama named to a task force

VIDEO: Animal Control discussed in Fort Payne after tragic dog attack

PHOTO: Rachel Abrams, whose niece was killed by dogs recently on Sand Mountain, addresses the Fort Payne Council meeting regarding the dog

BREAKING: Fort Payne to move Sunday Sales forward without public vote

  By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — (Full Video at the Bottom, Alcohol discussion begins at 25:45) In

Write-in votes to be counted, Poll says Moore should concede

(Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com  MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Today, Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill

UPDATE: Congressman Brooks recovering after surgery

PHOTO: Congressman Mo Brooks (R – AL 5th District) at an event earlier this year in the park in Fort Payne.