Tag "Saturday"

PHOTO: The Wills Town Rats held a benefit bike night last Saturday. (Marla Jones | Southern Torch) By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The Wills Town Rats hosted a benefit bike ride on Saturday for a

(File Photo) By Staff Reports CROSSVILLE, Ala. — Last Saturday night (July 9), at approximately 8:15 pm, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office received a call to College Street in Crossville about a stabbing. When Crossville Police and Deputies arrived the

PHOTO: DeKalb County Deputies found Jamie Shrader, 45 of Chattanooga, in possession of Meth, Ecstasy pills that looked like kids cereal, and pills. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff Reports FLAT ROCK, Ala. — On Saturday, May 13th, a DeKalb County K-9 Deputy

(GOP Logo |  File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The DeKalb County Republican Breakfast Club has big speakers lined up, according to organizer Jack Stiefel. “We’ve got Agricultural and Industries Commissioner John McMillan will

PHOTO: City workers hang the signs for Fort Payne’s monthly classic car show. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — As March turns to April, the weather begins to warm, and communities begin

Contributed by John Dersham, Executive Director DeKalb County Tourism FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Beautiful weather, clear skies, some nice fall colors, and a whole lot of visitors and locals came out last weekend for the 35th Annual Mentone Colorfest. Fall season

Becoming Team Players

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—The Plainview Bears Varsity Football team had special visitors on the practice field, Wednesday morning.  The recruiting team for the United States Army out of Fort Payne, came to work out with the

Featured image: The Town of Geraldine will be hosting it’s annual “Picnic in the Park” this Saturday! By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com GERALDINE, Ala. — This Saturday, July 16, the Town of Geraldine will be hosting their annual, “Alabama Picnic

By Staff Reports Friday July 8th Reported Crimes (7/8) Theft of Property, Occurred at Wal-Mart. Wire clippers, suspenders, and a watch were taken. Stolen items valued at $21.75 Burglary, Occurred at 603 3rd Street NE. Items taken were an antique Paul Revere

Friday July 1st Reported Crimes (7/1) Theft of Property: Occurred at 200 Gault Ave S, an Alabama tag was taken, valued at $45.55 Theft of Property: Occurred at 106 15th Street SE, a Kindle Fire tablet was taken, valued at $150.00 Reported