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By Zach Hester, Reporter RAINSVILLE, Ala. — As the world reels from a weeklong mourning of Hollywood icon Burt Reynolds, a local business is holding tight onto a small piece of history that they shared with the ‘Gunsmoke’ and ‘Smokey and

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The Annual Old Timers Basketball Tournament kicked off last week with 21 teams made up of over 170 players from DeKalb County. Fans were treated to 34 games, totaling 37 hours of basketball.

Back-to-back champs

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com South 9, North 8  FYFFE, Ala.—In a game that players and fans look forward to all year long, the South Cowboys defeated the North Badgers 9-8 for the second year in a row, in