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Inside the Statehouse

Inside the Statehouse

By Steve Flowers For several years  leading up to the 2010 Census count, the national projections were that Alabama would…
Inside The Statehouse

Inside The Statehouse

By Steve Flowers The crowded field for governor striving to oust incumbent Governor Kay Ivey includes Tim James. He has…
US Senate Confirms Jackson

US Senate Confirms Jackson

Marla Jones, Managing Editor marla@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C.-- The full US Senate voted 53-47,  in favor of confirming Judge Ketanji Brown…
Geraldine Discuss Improvements to Youth Fields

Geraldine Discuss Improvements to Youth Fields

GERALDINE, Ala.--The Geraldine Town Council met on Tuesday, March 15. Coach Jamie Gilbert from Geraldine School prayed the opening prayer…
New Paving Projects in Rainsville

New Paving Projects in Rainsville

Marla Jones, Managing Editor marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, ALA.-- (Full video on Southern Torch Facebook Page) The Rainsville City Council held its…
THE STATE OF OUR NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT JUDICIARY

THE STATE OF OUR NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT JUDICIARY

The Ninth Judicial Circuit consists of five judges, two circuit clerks, and their staffs that handle thousands of cases each…
Ivey Signs Constitutional Carry Bill

Ivey Signs Constitutional Carry Bill

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday signed House Bill 272, known as the constitutional carry bill, into law, defending law-abiding…
Stout Announces House District 24 Run

Stout Announces House District 24 Run

Marla Jones, Managing Editor marla@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.-- Don Stout recently announced he will seek election for House District 24,…
Chris Kuykendall recently announced that he will seek re-election for the Office of Commissioner

Chris Kuykendall recently announced that he will seek re-election for the Office of Commissioner

Special to Southern Torch  FORT PAYNE, ALABAMA-- DeKalb County businessman Chris Kuykendall recently announced that he will seek re-election for…
Press Release from Judge Bell

Press Release from Judge Bell

Shaunathan C. Bell Ninth Judicial Circuit PRESS RELEASE TO: The Local Media FROM:  Presiding Circuit Judge Shaunathan Bell DATE:  January…
Steve Marshall qualifies for Alabama Attorney General on the Republican ballot

Steve Marshall qualifies for Alabama Attorney General on the Republican ballot

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2022 Contact: Jon Jonesjon@marshallforalabama.com Birmingham, AL – Today, Steve Marshall officially qualified for Alabama Attorney…
Dekalb County Commission President Harcrow Announces Re-election Bid

Dekalb County Commission President Harcrow Announces Re-election Bid

Dekalb County Commission, President Ricky Harcrow, has announced his intention to seek another term. President Harcrow is the longest-serving commissioner in…
Goggans to run for District Attorney

Goggans to run for District Attorney

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 11, 2021 Local attorney, Michael Dana Goggans, has announced that he will seek the Republican nomination…
Inside The Statehouse

Inside The Statehouse

By Steve Flowers The problem of overcrowded prisons is a dilemma that has been facing Alabama for close to a…
SUMMER MCWHORTER SUMMERFORD ANNOUNCES CANDIDACY FOR DISTRICT ATTORNEY

SUMMER MCWHORTER SUMMERFORD ANNOUNCES CANDIDACY FOR DISTRICT ATTORNEY

For Immediate Release                                                 Contact: Angi Horn September 28, 2021                                                      (334) 224-3482 Summer McWhorter Summerford announced last night that she will seek…
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