Tag "Middle East"

  PHOTO: Aziz Ihab Sayyed (23 of Huntsville) plead guilty to a charge of attempting to provide material support or resources to a foreign terrorist organization. (Huntsville Police Department) By Staff Reports  BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Earlier this week, federal prosecutors

A Sweet Time

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church We were traveling with Mohammed.  We had met him when we checked into our very old hotel in the Old City in Jerusalem.  He was the hotel engineer, handy man, greeter, do

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com Because 2016 is a presidential election year and media coverage of the presidential race is so extensive, the importance of other races on the ballot—county, statewide, even other federal races—often becomes minimized and lost in the

Honoring our veterans

By Karah Wilson, Sports Editor karah@southerntorch.com DEKALB, Ala.— World War I, or “The Great War,” ended on June 28, 1919 when the Treaty of Versailles was signed in the Palace of Versailles in France. Fighting had ended 7 months prior,