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Featured image: Rainsville City Council approved ordinance for $1.97 million Monday night By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — By means of a roll call vote on the second reading, the Rainsville City Council voted to adopt an ordinance to

By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala.—The Rainsville City Council voted last week to end a 30+year relationship with the city’s bank, First Bank of the South, following news that the bank would be merging with First State Bank where Mayor

Featured image: Members of the Rainsville city government, DeKalb County Commission, Rainsville Chamber of Commerce, and Rep. Nathaniel Ledbetter cut the ribbon on the new Rainsville Municipal Annex. By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — On Wednesday, the City of

By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.— In Monday’s regularly scheduled council meeting, the Rainsville City Council and Mayor Nick Jones agreed on measures to both cut operating costs and generate additional revenue for the city. Jones and members

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—Mayor Nick Jones will be delivering the 2016 Rainsville State of the City address next week, a Rainsville event that Jones, along with the Rainsville Chamber of Commerce began during his first year in

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Mayor, council find common ground with financial initiatives By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—The Rainsville City Council and mayor were able to find common ground Monday night at the city’s regularly scheduled council meeting. The council offered unanimous support

RAINSVILLE, Ala.— Urethane Supply Company recently held a special event to commemorate a new business name. The company will now be known as “Polyvance.” “As we celebrate our 35th anniversary this year, we are proud to announce a change in

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com ALABASTER, Ala.— Rainsville Mayor Nick Jones was chosen as one of five mayors from across the state to serve on a panel at Gov. Robert Bentley’s, “Get Moving Alabama Physical Activity Summit” on Friday, Feb. 26

Rainsville Citizen: I’m Embarrassed – Where is the outrage? Dear Editor, As a citizen of Rainsville, I am embarrassed. I’m embarrassed that members of the council think so little of the citizens that they’ve made our great town a laughing stock.