Sports

Lady Bears Are State Bound!

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The Plainview Lady Bears softball team are headed to the Alabama High School Athletic

UPDATE: Fort Payne Soccer falls in State Championship

By Staff Reports UPDATE (May 14, 2018): Fort Payne falls to Homewood in the State Championship Homewood scored two goals in

2018 All-County Baseball Honors

PHOTO: Cade Willingham was named the All-DeKalb County Most Valuable Player (MVP) for 2018. (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) By Marla

Ivey Signs with Gadsden State

PHOTO: Ivey signs his letter of intent with his brother, Steven, Coach Dustin Dalton, and Principal Westley King (Marla Jones |

Walls Is An Overcomer

PHOTO: (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) By Marla Jones, Sports Editor CROSSVILLE, Ala. — William Arthur Ward said, “Adversity causes some men to

Owens Signs with Snead

PHOTO: (Bottom Row): Jesse Owens, Karen Owens, Karli Owens, Mark Owens, Jacob Owens. (Top Row): Principal Tony Richards and Plainview Volleyball

Pruitt Named Head Coach at Pisgah

PHOTO: Pruitt pictured with his new Jackson County family. (Submitted Photo) By Marla Jones, Sports Editor PISGAH, Ala. — Rainsville native

Graham signs with UNA

PHOTO: Graham signs her letter of intent with her parents and coaches present. (Submitted Photo) By Marla Jones, Sports Editor RAINSVILLE, Ala. —

COUNTY CHAMPS

PHOTO: The Lady Bears make a three-peat by winning the DeKalb County Championship last Saturday. (Submitted Photo) By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com

AHSAA State Baseball Playoffs – First Round Pairings!

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Several area teams have made the cut for the first