Why I’m Running

Every day voters in our country and state face an onslaught from politicians who are constantly trying to implement their

Senator Shadrack McGill to Bow Out?

Southern Torch has learned that Senator Shadrack McGill (R) is heavily leaning towards not seeking a second term.

Long Won’t Seek Re-Election

Alabama HD27 (Marshall/DeKalb) Representative Wes Long (R) will not seek re-election to a second term.

Early Numbers Show DeKalb Undecided on District 8

With the next General Election just over a year away, Southern Torch has conducted our first poll for the 2014

Palmer to Seek Congressional Seat

Last week Southern Torch reported that Candidate for State Senate District 8 John Blackwell had dropped out of the race

DeKalb County Commission Meets

The DeKalb County Commission had their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday morning at 10:00 AM. The Commission is comprised of:

Rainsville City Council Meets

On Monday night the Rainsville City Council held their last October meeting. Business discussed included: Letter of Resignation by Randy

Three Horse Race?

Southern Torch has learned through multiple sources that Candidate for District 8 State Senate John Blackwell is dropping out of

Rainsville City Council Meeting

On Monday night the Rainsville City Council held their first meeting of October. Business discussed included: Contract for Chavies Bridge

Fort Payne City Council Meeting

The Fort Payne City Council met Tuesday night at City Hall.   Here is the full video coverage: