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By Staff Reports  DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office: The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office wants to warn the citizens of the county about several different scams that are going around. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office has already received

Hope in the Storm

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — “But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and


PHOTO: After devastating tornadoes ravaged the university, the Northeast corner of Alabama is uniting to help rebuild this college town. (All photos courtesy of DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Marla Jones, Reporter JACKSONVILLE, Ala. — After a set of devastating storms on Monday

 PHOTO: Left – Right Larry Lebron Tidwell (35 of Henagar) received additional charges after stolen property was found in his vehicle. Jimmy Armstrong, 38 of Grove Oak, and Gilbert Armstrong, 35 of Grove Oak  were arrested after marijuana and paraphernalia were found in their home and

PHOTO: (From top left to bottom right) Roy Lee Wilkes (35 of Sylvania), Kalop Wayne Peppers (28 of Fort Payne), Catherine Cheyenne Wells (32 of Rainsville), Ricky Lane Darwin (54 of Sylvania), Jason Cary Morris ( 41 of Fyffe), David Franklin Wood Neal (54 of Fort Payne), Bradley Shane White (43

PHOTO: DeKalb County Deputies and several other agencies destroy over 1500 marijuana plants yesterday. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office: On Wednesday, September 27, DeKalb County Sheriff’s Deputies, Drug and

PHOTO: Christopher Adam Berry (40) (left) and Ricky Lee Beavers (56) (right), both of Fort Payne, were arrested on drug charges after law enforcement found a run away juvenile and methamphetamine at their residence. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. —

PHOTO: Kenneth Allen Gregory (Right) of Fort Payne was arrested last Thursday on multiple warrants stemming from a break-in. Aaron Bruce Weaver (Left) of Fyffe was arrested last Friday after running through a fence on Highway 75 in Fyffe and being found

PHOTO: (Left to Right) Pedro Pasqual Andres, Pedro G Andres, and Michael Pedro Andres, all of Boaz, were arrested on drug and weapons charges. (Boaz Police Department) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Yesterday, (August 22) the DeKalb

By Staff Reports  FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to a release from Michael Edmondson: Aspiring to continue serving the citizens of DeKalb County in law enforcement, Chief Deputy Michael Edmondson has announced that he is seeking election as Sheriff of