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By Staff Reports DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. —Recently, the DeKalb County Career Tech Director Jonathan Phillips and DeKalb County Technology Center’s welding instructor Russ McFall were selected by the Alabama Department of Education to serve on the 2019 National SREB Planning

(Contributed Photo) By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The DeKalb County Technology Center in Rainsville has won the 2018 Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) James E. Bottoms Pacesetter Award. The technology center was nominated by the state coordinator and by

PHOTO: Beta Club students from DeKalb County who were elected to state offices. Brayden Fricks (Sylvania) was elected Reporter, Kate Berry (Henagar) was elected Secretary, Sara Beth Vinson (Plainview) was elected Vice President, and Lily Rowell (Geraldine) was elected President.

PHOTO: Rainsville City Attorney Nikki Scott discusses the ongoing dispute with the county commission over inmate fees. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Shortly after the City of Fort Payne authorized legal action

The Volkswagen and DeKalb County Tech Center partnership is off and running. This week the German automotive giant sent a gift DeKalb’s way… DeKalb County Technology Center’s Automotive Mechanic Instructor Dennis Stiefel and son receiving automotive engines (4 2013 Gas

The DeKalb County Technology Center and Volkswagen have entered into a historical partnership that could change the economic landscape of the region. “This industry partnership with a Global Automotive Powerhouse like Volkswagen will hopefully attract more business and industry to

The DeKalb County Technology Center has just launched a Facebook page so the community can connect and keep up with everything the center is achieving. Career Tech Education (CTE) programs are ever changing to meet the country’s education and skill needs.

The DeKalb County Technology Center recently racked up the accolades in the SkillsUSA competition. Career Tech has been labeled as one of the key components to move DeKalb forward and increase skilled workforce for potential industries shopping for a new location.