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A Rising Star

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Zeb Ferguson attended NSFC (Nick Saban Football Camp) in June, at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. The grueling 3 day camp was full of practices, drills and 7 on 7’s. The

PHOTO: According to sources close to the coach, Rainsville native and current Crimson Tide Defensive Coordinator Jeremy Pruitt has been offered and accepted the Head Coaching position at the University of Tennessee. (File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com

PHOTO: Katelyn Poe and Danielle Jordi were selected out of 10 students to represent NACC in the All-USA Academic Program! (NACC Contributed Photo) By Staff Reports  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Each year all two-year colleges are asked to nominate two students that exhibit

(Photo: Wikimedia Commons) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Earlier today, University of Alabama President Stuart Bell released a statement on the recent Executive Order, which bars citizens of seven countries from entering the United States for

PHOTO: Representative Mack Butler (R – Rainbow City) seeks to allow concealed-carry in many places across the state that currently prohibit it. (File Photo)  By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Several bills relating to gun rights have been filed

By Joseph M. Morgan, Editor and Publisher joseph@southerntorch.com TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—Alabama’s new Defensive Coordinator, DeKalb County native Coach Jeremy Pruitt, addressed the media for the first time Sunday morning before the University of Alabama’s Annual Fan Day. Less than 30 seconds

By Tyler Pruett Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com FORT PAYNE, Ala.—Fort Payne Mayor Larry Chesser is seeking the people’s support in the upcoming August 23 Municipal Elections. Chesser is wrapping up his first term as mayor, and is seeking a second to

By Marla Jones Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com SYLVANIA, Ala.—The University of Alabama held their annual mascot camp July 11-15, 2016. Hannah Atchley, of Sylvania won the Leadership Award and Superior Mascot Award.  She also made All American Mascot.  While at camp,

By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The NACC Mu Alpha Theta math honor society offers several math events for students on the Northeast Alabama Community College campus: induction ceremonies for new members, a Pi Day celebration, and the annual Algebra

Featured image: University of Alabama Huntsville is partnering with NACC to offer dual-enrollment engineering courses By Staff Reports RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC) and the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) have partnered to bring a unique opportunity