‘Base ball’ in its original form

By C. Campbell, Staff Writer IDER, Ala. — At this year’s Mule Day festival in Ider, I was privileged

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Southern Torch Alabama or Auburn ticket giveaway

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The Southern Torch is giving away 2 free tickets to Alabama vs. Kentucky or Auburn vs.

Team Horton wins Rainsville golf tournament

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Inside the Huddle, Summer review, by Marla Jones

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor For the past nine weeks, I have had the honor to attend football practices

Sylvania holds 2nd Annual Wingfest

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Local Players compete in California, by Marla Jones

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Spotlight on Coaches: James Ernie Willingham, by Marla Jones

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