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By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — The World’s Longest Yard Sale will make its way back to DeKalb County next Thursday, August 2 and last until Sunday, August 5. The sale begins each year on the first

PHOTO: Ciji N. White, 33 of Cedar Bluff, for allegedly using methamphetamine while pregnant, which is believed to have caused her child to be stillborn. (Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports  CENTRE, Ala. — According to the Cherokee County Sheriff’s

PHOTO: Mario McElrath, kidnapped a victim in Chattanooga, and later ended up in Collinsville. (Collinsville Police Department) Contributed by the Collinsville Police Department  COLLINSVILLE, Ala. — On Friday June 2, 2017, at approximately 2:00 pm, the Collinsville Police Department received a call from

PHOTO: DeKalb County Deputies found Jamie Shrader, 45 of Chattanooga, in possession of Meth, Ecstasy pills that looked like kids cereal, and pills. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports FLAT ROCK, Ala. — On Saturday, May 13th, a DeKalb County K-9 Deputy

PHOTO: The Fox Mountain fire has burned a total of 1,971 acres in Alabama and Georgia combined. (Wildfire | USFWS/Southeast) By C. Campbell, Staff Writer cody@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — This fall, north Alabama is suffering from one of the

Race will donate more than $26,000 to help Rainsville teen Savannah Willingham By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Last Saturday, the city of Rainsville hosted the 7th annual Freedom Fest Run, a 5K/10K fundraiser that is the official kickoff

Featured image: Winston Place’s wrap-around porch has been looking over Valley Head for almost two centuries (Photo by Tyler Pruett) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com VALLEY HEAD, Ala. — For almost 200 years, The Winston Place has been seen by

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.— The 18th Annual Hwy 11 Antique Alley Yard Sale kicked off yesterday, Thursday May 12 and will run through Sunday, May 15 along a 502-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 11 that comes

Featured image: Main Street Fort Payne Farmers Market will be open every Saturday from 9a.m.-1p.m. beginning June 4, and will be held through October 29 By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala—The Fort Payne Main Street organization announced this

Featured image: One of three shifts, with each shift consisting of over 150 volunteers that gathered to pack meals. By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.— On Saturday, April 30, over 500 volunteers packed over 100000 meals for starving children around