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At the meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Education Thursday, the board approved the early graduation of six county students.

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FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Over the last two weeks, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics and Interdiction team has been busy. Multiple arrests have been made as a result of investigations and assisting local police departments in narcotics cases.

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In the court room of DeKalb County Probate Judge Ronny Osborn Sept. 26, Jo W. Stiefel, Donna Wilks Pate and Jannece Blansit took the oath of office to enter into the office of Board of Registrars.

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The DeKalb County Transportation and Council on Aging held its annual Community Health Fair Wednesday.

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Danny Willyard was honored with the Safety Team Award during Tuesday’s commission meeting.

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The DeKalb County Commission on Tuesday passed its 2019-20 fiscal year budget of $2 million more than last year’s $19.8 million budget.

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At approximately 2 a.m. Friday morning, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics and Criminal Interdiction Unit apprehended a fugitive who was wanted in Missouri on several outstanding warrants. The Collinsville Police Department also was on scene to assist with the arrest.

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The Board of Directors and Staff of the DeKalb County Children’s Advocacy Center are excited to announce the opening of The Children’s Advocacy Center Thrift Store. A “Pre-Grand Opening Sale” will be held at the Minvale Baptist Church Family Life Center during Boom Days. The store will be op…

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Fall is right around the corner and with it comes the 64th Annual DeKalb County V.F.W. Agriculture Fair set to take place from Sept. 23 until the 28.

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The DeKalb County Board of Education on Thursday held its final budget meeting and approved a $92M budget for the next fiscal year.

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There are two document of paramount importance to American history: the Declaration of Independence, which forged our national identity, and the United States Constitution, which set forth thee framework for fewer people know about Constitution Week, an annual commemoration of the living doc…

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“Oh, the Places You Will Go” is the title of the annual National Garden Club (NGC) Flower Show sponsored by Northeast Alabama Federation of Garden Clubs’ (NEAFGC). Held in conjunction with the DeKalb County/V.F.W. Agriculture Fair. The theme of the show celebrates the literary works of Dr. Seuss.

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The DeKalb County Commission on Tuesday awarded a $1,110,260 bid to Wiregrass Construction Company LLC, for the resurfacing of County Road 651.

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With only a few months left in the year, the United Givers Fund of DeKalb County has been working toward reaching their 2019 campaign goal of $225,000.

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DeKalb County will step back into the Edwardian Age next Saturday with its “Ladies Tea: In the Spirit of Downton Abbey” event at the DeKalb County Library.

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Last Tuesday, DeKalb County Chief School Financial Officer Anthony Cooper provided the budget review hearing for the school board and community.

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The DeKalb County Schools are a few weeks into the new school year and the county School Resource Officers have been busy with a new project.

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The community is invited to attend this year’s 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at the DeKalb County Courthouse steps.

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The DeKalb County Democrats present the True Blue Youth Rally and Concert at DeKalb Theater in downtown Fort Payne on Sept. 7.

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The DeKalb County Commission heard from DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden and DeKalb County Schools Superintendent Jason Barnett concerning safety in local schools at Tuesday’s meeting.

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Family Services of North Alabama welcomed the community to its Open House event Monday evening at the DeKalb County Health Department.

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Founded in 1958, Distinguished Young Women is the largest and oldest national scholarship program for high school girls. It has provided life-changing experiences for more than 765,000 young women across the country and more than $108 million in cash scholarships at the local, state and nati…

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State Rep. Nathaniel Ledbetter, R – Rainsville, on Monday announced almost $3.2 million in new funding is being made available for school security enhancements, technology upgrades, and other needs in DeKalb County and Fort Payne City Schools.

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The DeKalb County Board of Education held a special called meeting Wednesday to accept the resignation of Leslie Garrard, bus driver at Crossville School (effective 8/5/19).

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Regan McClung has been the Northeast Alabama Community College Theater Manager/Outreach Coordinator for the past 15 years. As the curtain closed on “Driving Miss Daisy,” the recent performance at the theater, the curtain also closed McClung’s role at the theater. McClung has accepted a new r…

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Kindred Home Health of Fort Payne team members will be canvassing the counties throughout the month of August, distributing food collection bags and gathering donations for CASA of Jackson County and Upper Sand Mountain Parrish, two of many benefactors of Kindred at Home’s 15th Annual Food Drive.

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Friday morning the DeKalb County Board of Education held a special-called meeting addressing retirements, resignations, transfers and placements.

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A group of 22 members from the Cherokee Nation from Tahlequah, Oklahoma visited Manitou Cave of Alabama for the first time Saturday.

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The DeKalb County Commission on Tuesday heard updates from Lucas Blankenship, director of Economic Development and Planning with the Top of Alabama Regional Council of Governments, on a Community Development Block Grant.

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Crowe’s Meat Processing, one of the well-known, family-owned meat processing businesses in the area, has been operated by the Crowe family, of Henagar, for 40 years now.