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By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com (Submitted Photo) WASHINGTON, D.C. — After a year of fundraising, two local bands had the honor of performing in Washington D.C. over the weekend. Around this time last year, the Geraldine and Sylvania bands surprised DeKalb

The Finish Line

By Zach Hester, Reporter • zach@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Voters across DeKalb County and the whole state of Alabama will head to the polls next Tuesday, June 5, to vote in several statewide and local races. For the first time in

PHOTO: Butler is running for Senate District 10, which covers part of DeKalb County and is currently held by Senator Phil Williams, who announced earlier this year he would not be seeking re-election. (Contributed Photo | Mack Butler for Senate) By

PHOTO: Falguni Patel, who serves as a Principle Planner for TARCOG, discusses the grant with the DeKalb County Commission. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — (Full Video at the Bottom) To

PHOTO: Representative Will Ainsworth (R – Guntersville), speaking to a crowd of supporters at Guntersville City Hall to kick off his campaign for Lieutenant Governor. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. — (Full Video at

PHOTO: Conservative Talk Show Host Mark Levin has officially endorsed Mo Brooks for Senate! (marklevinshow.com | “Mo Brooks” Wikimedia) By Staff Reports HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — On Tuesday (June 6) Mark Levin endorsed Congressman Mo Brooks in the Alabama special election to fill

PHOTO: Rep. Will Ainsworth (R – Guntersville) announced a campaign kickoff event on his Facebook Page a little while ago, announcing his kickoff event to be held on June 24th at Guntersville Town Hall.  (Will Ainsworth | Facebook) By Staff Reports

PHOTO: Congressman Mo Brooks, candidate for U.S. Senate in the special election, discusses the national debt in the Fort Payne City Park last Saturday. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — (Video at the

PHOTO: Representative Barry Moore just announced he’s challenging Congresswoman Martha Roby at the Republican Women of Coffee County Meeting in Enterprise, Ala. (Barry Moore, Facebook | “Martha Roby” Wikipedia.org) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com ENTERPRISE, Ala. — Representative Barry Moore (R

PHOTO: Several bills have already been filed to strengthen gun rights within the state. (File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Many bills that have been filed for the 2017 legislative session will be focused on