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Race will donate more than $26,000 to help Rainsville teen Savannah Willingham By Joseph M. Morgan RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Last Saturday, the city of Rainsville hosted the 7th annual Freedom Fest Run, a 5K/10K fundraiser that is the official kickoff

Featured image: Jerry Clifton, Race Director of the Freedom Fest Run, with Rainsville City Council By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — On Saturday, June 18, the City of Rainsville will be hosting the 6th annual Freedom Fest Run. The

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

Big Sur Birthday

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala.—Chances are if you have been traveling on Highway 35, you have seen “Jerry’s Crazies.”  The “Crazies” are a group of local runners who start at Body Vision in Rainsville and run down

April 2: Dekalb Shrine Club 3rd Annual Motorcycle Ride – This will be an escorted ride with a meal included following the ride,  Meet at the Rotary Pavillion in downtown Fort Payne. Registration starts at 10 a.m. and kickstands up

Now that we’ve finally caught our breath from Saturday night’s DeKalb County Tournament Finals, we can talk about what just happened. The Tournament was a tale of two teams. The Plainview Lady Bears performed the way a #1 seed should and

Cinderella was still dancing when the clock struck midnight as the #7 seed Rams cut down the net. Coach Glenn Haynes delivered Sylvania their first Sand Mountain Championship since 1996, and his son, star Center Caleb Haynes, was the main

If you’re a basketball player, you dream of cutting down the net. Tonight three teams will get to use their scissors as it’s finally Championship Saturday at the Sand Mountain Tournament. Cinderella tries to take down Goliath in the Varsity

We’re now entering the semifinals of the Sand Mountain Tournament at the Coliseum. There have been three upsets, but the #1 seeds are still standing.   1st Round Results (Varsity Boys) #1 Geraldine Bulldogs 91 – #8 Section Lions 57 #2 Pisgah