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By Marla Jones, Managing Editor • marla@southerntorch.com DeKALB COUNTY, Ala. — On Monday, DeKalb County Coroner Tom Wilson confirmed the death of 40-year-old Joseph Nicholas Cantrell of Rome, Ga. around 11:15am at DeSoto Falls State Park. Wilson stated that Cantrell

PHOTO: (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) By Marla Jones, Reporter FORT PAYNE, Ala. — DeSoto Seafood and Brews located on 607 Gault Avenue North, Suite A offers plenty of choices for any seafood lover in our area. Dine in and enjoy the unique

Contributed by John Dersham, Executive Director DeKalb County Tourism FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Beautiful weather, clear skies, some nice fall colors, and a whole lot of visitors and locals came out last weekend for the 35th Annual Mentone Colorfest. Fall season

PHOTO: Amendment 2, which will be decided by voters on November 8, seeks to protect funding for our state parks. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — On November 8, voters across

By Diego Reynoso, Operations Manager diego@southerntorch.com I was browsing Facebook yesterday and noticed a video on Desoto State Park’s page. It was produced by “For Him Films” for the park. It wasn’t titled but worth the watch. It is a

(Photo by Tyler Pruett) Fort Payne Chamber Chatter, September 7, 2016 Contributed by Carol Beddingfield Executive Director, Fort Payne Chamber of Commerce FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The annual Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament will be held on September 15th at the

June 18: Henagar Public Library Talent Show – At the stage at Henagar Park from 5 p.m.-10 p.m.  For more information call Patricia Lacey 245-254-8172 or the Library at 256-657-1380. June 18: 8th Annual Freedom Fest 5k & 10k:  Registration