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PHOTO: The deadline for local livestock producers to apply for the Livestock Forage Disaster Program is quickly approaching. (File Photo) By Staff Reports  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Livestock producers are reminded that the deadline for the Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP) is

(Farmer’s Telecommunication) By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Farmer’s Telecommunication issued a statement late Thursday on the morning outage: On Thursday, August 3, 2017, FTC experienced a critical electrical system failure, resulting in an outage of all FTC services. Voice

PHOTO: Produce being sold by Logan Anderson and Monica Anderson of Sand Mountain Produce at Fort Payne Main Street’s weekly Farmer’s Market, which starting this week is open on Wednesdays! (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com

PHOTO: The City of Rainsville grew around an orchard that was started by a local family over sixty years ago. (File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Earlier last month, Marietta Faye Hodgens, aged 80, passed

County livestock producers may qualify for Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP). (wikipedia.org | “Grass Fed beef”) By Staff Reports Submitted by the Rainsville USDA Office RAINSVILLE, Ala. — October 5, 2016 – The County Executive Director for the U.S. Department

Featured image: The Times Journal hosted a lively public forum this week for the candidates running for Rainsville City government By Tyler Pruett Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — On Tuesday night, Rainville’s mayoral and city council candidates took part in

Freedom’s cost

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church Lexington.  My wife and I realized we were near it.  I had to see it.  Even at ten at night. Lexington is still a quiet cluster of homes and small businesses.  Dim