Tag "Christmas"

By Megan Blansit Founder of The Beautiful Movement – a youth ministry for high school girls. For more information, visit The Beautiful Movement’s Facebook page, where I post the time, place, and activity for each month The day many of

Christmas in DeKalb!

As we move ever closer to Dec. 25, communities throughout DeKalb County are showing the Christmas spirit through special events, parades and other Christmas celebrations. Southern Torch would like to extend holiday greetings and best wishes to each and every

Christmas Treasure

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church My wife’s family is descending on us this weekend.   It is time for the annual Christmas get together.  There will be lots of laughing.  Lots of eating.  Lots of all those

By Karah Wilson karah@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—Southern Torch will be offering a comfortable, cozy place for folks to watch the Rainsville Christmas Parade next Saturday, Dec. 12. During the parade, the Torch will be transforming the area underneath the great cedar

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com With all the media coverage of 2015, it can be hard to believe that the first electoral event for the presidential primaries is almost two months away. Much like seeing Christmas decorations in early November, the

By Karah Wilson karah@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—Rainsville shoppers took to the Bevill Enrichment Center this past Sat. to get some early Christmas shopping in. The 5th annual Merry Market was held from 9 A.M. to 3 P.M. with more than 30

By Karah Wilson karah@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—Hope Puppets of Rainsville First Baptist Church will be performing a Christian based spin-off of “Frozen” called “Chozen” starting Sun. at 3:30 p.m. and again at 6:00 p.m. then continuing on Nov. 9 at 6:00

Christmas time has always been one of my favorite holidays: it’s a time of giving to others; a time for visiting with family, some of whom we haven’t seen in a year or more; and, most importantly for me as

The holiday season is a perfect time to tap into the creativity and innovation of Alabama’s craftsmen and entrepreneurs. With that in mind, Made in Alabama is rolling out its second Holiday Gift Guide showcasing original homegrown products that are