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By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — (Full Video on our Facebook) Southern Torch was pleased to welcome Congressman Robert Aderholt to our office on Monday for a brief interview before his campaign stop at the Tom Bevill

PHOTO: The proposed plant would have been located in the Fyffe Industrial Park on Highway 75. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com FYFFE, Ala. — Editors note: On the front page of this week’s edition, we

(‘Border Crossing’ | Wikimedia Commons) By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –Today, the U.S Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama announced a grand jury had handed down indictments for Louis Martinez (34 of Mexico), Adan Mireles-Jaramillo (30 of Mexico), and

PHOTO: Law Enforcement discovered Alberto Pablo Felipe, 36 of Fort Payne, deceased after a domestic situation reported on County Road 232 turned violent last week. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — While

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C.— DeKalb County’s representatives in Washington D.C.—U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions and U.S. Congressman Robert Aderholt—each offered responses to President Obama’s State of the Union speech earlier this week. Sen. Shelby released

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com With less than six weeks until the Iowa Caucuses and seven weeks until the presidential primaries in New Hampshire, the race for campaign cash and endorsements is coming down to the wire. Polling released this week

SAN DIEGO ­- The Republican National Committee has unanimously passed a resolution in support of immigration reform and stopping Obama’s executive amnesty. The resolution was passed be the RNC Resolutions Committee yesterday, and presented to the full committee today as

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Aderholt Amendment” to defund the President’s amnesty orders within the Fiscal Year 2015 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations bill. “The amendment that I sponsored is an important first step

First and foremost, I want to take the opportunity to wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving. This holiday can quickly get lost in food and football; it is important to pause and remember that we are truly blessed

President Barack Obama did something no other president has ever done. On Thursday night, Obama took the Constitution of the United States and may as well have thrown it on the ground and stomped on it for all to see.