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By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com FYFFE, Ala. — This week’s Spotlight on Coaches is shining on Paul Benefield, Head Coach for the Fyffe Red Devils Varsity Football Team! Benefield is a Fyffe High School alumni and received his degree from Jacksonville

By Lucas Pruett The past few Sunday’s I have been attending a new church in Atlanta called Influencer’s Church. It is a great environment. A couple of my co-workers attend there and I thought I would check it out. The

Do You Know?

By Lucas Pruett Last week was my first week as a columnist for the Southern Torch. I have heard some great feedback already and I’m thankful for that. Please remember that you are more than welcome to respond to my

By Megan Blansit Founder of The Beautiful Movement – a youth ministry for high school girls. For more information, visit The Beautiful Movement’s Facebook page, where I post the time, place, and activity for each month I hope everyone reading

COLLINSVILLE, Ala.— The town of Collinsville is feeling a sense of loss this week. Last Sunday, Feb. 14, Stan Zulker, 82, passed away at Gadsden Regional Hospital. Mr. Zulker, a man very active in his community and at Collinsville Baptist

A dire prediction

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church My wife’s mother died yesterday. We had been warned that this was coming.  She was a hospice patient. Does that word hospice scare you?  I stayed a couple of times in a

I Want Hair Like That

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church David was in my church’s youth group.  But he picked a strange role model. I was a Youth Minister in the Louisville area for four years while I was in seminary.  The

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church I was just tired enough to learn something important. A lady in my church had taken over the local branch of H. and R. Block.  She asked me if I would be