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By Zach Hester,Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Rainsville First Baptist Church will welcome rising artist Austin French to their church on Sunday, January 27 for a special performance at 6pm. French was  the runner-up on the first season of

By Megan Blansit, ST Faith Columnist (Submitted Photo) This article was previously published in an earlier edition of The Southern Torch. It has been rerun by request. Well friends, 2018 is winding down! I hope some awesome things have happened for you

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: (National Day of Prayer)  By Zach Hester, Reporter Droves upon droves of men and women of faith will come together today in honor of 2018’s National Day of Prayer. Every president since Harry Truman has signed a proclamation declaring the first

(Megan Blansit,  ST Faith Contributor) By Megan Blansit, Southern Torch Faith Contributor  Do you desire alone time, but your crazy schedule doesn’t allow it? Recently, after a busy day, I took a trip to the coffee shop to hopefully clear

PHOTO: Local parents Jacob and Katie Malone with their 15-month-old daughter, Nora Rose. Nora was born with Trisomy 13, and Jacob and Katie will be sharing their experiences with the Sanctity of Human Life Worship Service on Sunday, January 21st.

PHOTO: On Sunday, friends and family of Hunter Jones, who tragically passed away in an ATV accident earlier in the year, gathered to dedicated a new basketball court in Crossville’s Town Park. (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) Marla Jones, Sports Editor

PHOTO: Coach Sam Graham with his wife and four daughters. (Contributed photo by Sam Graham)  By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com SYLVANIA, Ala. — Many times, you meet a person who gives you a whole new outlook on life. Coach Sam Graham

PHOTO: Next week, an area-wide FCA rally will be held in the DeKalb County Schools Coliseum. All are invited to attend! By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Two Fyffe High School students have organized a large Fellowship of

PHOTO: Brother Gary Hartline and members of the Rainsville Community Church recently returned from mission trips to both Uganda and Kentucky. (Gary Hartline) By C. Campbell, Staff Writer cody@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — In the Book of Acts, the followers of Christ