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By: Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala.—After two years of waiting Coach Neal Thrash tonight finally received a hearing regarding his dismissal as the head coach at Fyffe High School. The DeKalb County BOE voted 4-1 to overturn DeKalb Superintendent Hugh

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com It is late January 2016 and an odd scene is unfolding in the small village of Bamba. It is 90 degrees on this day. Located just southeast of the equator on the continent of Africa

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com DeKalb County, Ala.— The DeKalb County Board of Education recently announced that DeKalb County Schools would be taking part in a pilot program that utilizes, “Lokdown,” a smartphone app used for emergency communication during times

DeKalb BOE approves $150K purchase of 11.6 acres in Rainsville

By Sam Hughes sam@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.— On Thursday, Nov. 5, the DeKalb Economic Development Authority and the Rainsville Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 4th annual ‘Made In DeKalb’ Expo. This event features manufacturers government entities and other businesses