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Be Prepared

EMA Director Anthony Clifton briefed the DeKalb County Commission on their recent community engagement workshop and the need for more disaster preparedness. (Southern Torch) By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — (Full Live Video on Facebook) The DeKalb

By Marla Jones, Reporter • marla@southerntorch.com DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — (Full Video Below) The DeKalb County Commission held their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, July 10. DeKalb County Road Department Superintendent Tom Broyles said that the weather was cooperating and work was

By Marla Jones, Reporter marla@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala. — (Video Below) At the May 22, 2018  meeting of the DeKalb County Commission, the Commission approved the resolution to make July 20-22, 2018 the Back to School Sales Tax Holiday. “Of course,

PHOTO: The monument, located on the corner of 5th Street and Godfrey Ave, will allow for 15,000 pavers, and DeKalb County Revenue Commissioner Tyler Wilkes estimates roughly 2000 pavers will initially be installed. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By C.

By Joseph M. Morgan joseph@southerntorch.com FYFFE, Ala.—DeKalb County’s new Revenue Commissioner, Tyler Wilks, was sworn in at White Oaks Farm on Monday night and will officially take office next week. “I look forward to taking office next week and serving

The Young Republicans of Northeast Alabama met on Thursday night to elect officers for the 2015-2016 cycle. The YRNEA was founded in February of 2013 by Jordan Doufexis and peaked with 191 registered members following a Great Gatsby Social held

The DeKalb County Republican Executive Committee met on Tuesday night to elect officers for the 2016 election cycle. John Westmoreland (pictured above) did not seek a 2nd term as Chairman following a historically successful 2014 Election. In 2014 Republicans added BOE

Red All Over

Last Tuesday Republicans won BIG. REALLY BIG! In the North. In the South.  In the East. And, yes, in the West. The country turned red all over last week. There were even bright spots in ultra-liberal California, where Republicans picked

Polling was incredibly accurate for the June primaries in a heavy Republican field. Like most forecasting, the past is indicative of the future. DeKalb was named the most conservative Senate delegation in the state of Alabama, with: Senator Shadrack McGill (R-8)

In an unorthodox move, the Young Republicans of Northeast Alabama have made official endorsements heading in to the June 3 Republican Primary. The club was founded in February of 2013, and since that time have grown to 193 registered members