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Trouper the Mustang and Roscoe the dog pose beside a bronze sculpture unveiled Thursday on the campus of Northeast Alabama Community College. The statue took a year to create and was funded from a portion of soft drink machine sales, according to NACC President David Campbell, joined by Heat…

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The Rainsville City Council held a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday for the upcoming state road project turning lane off Hwy 75 between Cornerstone Christian Academy and the Northeast Agribusiness Center. Pictured from left to right, are Rainsville City Council members Arlan "Monk'' Blevin…

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Trouper the Mustang and Roscoe the dog pose beside a bronze sculpture unveiled Thursday on the campus of Northeast Alabama Community College. The statue took a year to create and was funded from a portion of soft drink machine sales, according to NACC President David Campbell, joined by Heat…

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The City of Rainsville held a State of the City address Monday night in the council chambers to discuss the progress and growth of the city. 

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Students at Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC) know that a constant presence on the campus is Roscoe, a stray dog who has become a mascot. The official mascot in sporting programs, however, has always been a Mustang. Now the two creatures are set to be celebrated with the long-awaite…

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The Rainsville City Council on Monday heard an update from Rainsville's Code Enforcement and Revenue Office Sandy little on the unsafe structure ordinance efforts. 

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The Northeast Alabama Adult Education Program holds an Adult Education Graduation in May every year, but this year’s event will be extra special. 

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Northeast Alabama Community College announced a $25 million project to construct 50,000-square-foot advanced technology Workforce Development Center on the campus in Rainsville.

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The Rainsville City Council on Monday night approved an expansion to the stage utilized for the annual Freedom Fest located at the Field of Dreams Sports Complex.

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The Rainsville City Council formally honored House Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter with his own “Ledbetter DR” sign commemorating the street named after him during Monday night's work session.

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The Alabama Ballet is returning to Northeast Alabama this evening for a one-night performance of “Blue Suede Shoes”. The performance will mark the company’s 15th year performing at Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC).

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One graduating senior from each of the nine high schools choosing to participate in the DAR Good Citizen Contest sponsored by the Phillip Hamman Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution in DeKalb County will be honored Feb. 15 during a reception to be held at Hunt Hall in Fort Payne. The overall winner for DeKalb County will be announced during the event.

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Republican candidate for governor of Alabama, Lindy Blanchard, visited DeKalb County on Jan. 24, making campaign stops at Kelly’s Kitchen in Rainsville, Sylvania Drugs and the DeKalb County Courthouse in Fort Payne.

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A DeKalb County inmate walked off the work release site Monday morning at the DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville.

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The Rainsville City Council on Monday night heard an update from Councilman Brandon Freeman on the PBR Bull Bash event at the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center.

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The Rainsville City Council on Thursday heard from Recovery Organization of Support Specialist (R.O.S.S) Director of Marketing Mark Litvine, who spoke on the many services the organization offers.

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The National Weather Service in Huntsville last Friday confirmed an EF1 tornado touched down in DeKalb County on Wednesday as severe storms moved through the Tennessee Valley.

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Last Thursday, dozens of volunteers gathered at the Northeast Alabama Agribusiness Center in Rainsville to distribute more than 1,000 meals to families this Christmas. The bags held enough food to feed a family of eight. Twin City Used Cars and Cattle Stampede Steakhouse in Fort Payne and th…

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The Rainsville Police Department held its Christmas party Thursday night at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center. Food was catered by Amy from NEACC and Santa Claus made an appearance. Above, Police Chief Michael Edmondson presents Daphne Godwin with the Employee of the Year award for her 30 yea…

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The DeKalb County Commission on Tuesday heard an update from DeKalb County Road Department Superintendent Tom Broyles.

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Patterson Realty LLC held a ribbon cutting Dec. 1. Pictured, from left to right, are Sandy Goff, Ruth Hill, Tara Wilkerson, Kennedy Traylor, Tracy Ferguson, Rheta Patterson, Ronald Patterson, Ethan Patterson, Craig Patterson, Owner, Ethan Patterson, Amber Patterson, Mayor Rodger Lingerfelt, …

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Get ready to get your ice skates on as Rainsville and Fort Payne prepare for events as part of holiday festivities.

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Rainsville Police Department Investigators, working with DeKalb County DHR, arrested Teah Gabrielle Holland of Fyffe on Nov. 3, 2021, on one count of Torture/Willful Abuse of a Child.

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The Rainsville City Council on Monday discussed plans with Veterans Board Chair Kayron Guffey to expand the Rainsville Veterans Memorial.

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Marked for Life Ministries recently thanked the community for its support of the organization’s Baskets of Blessings program. Pictured, above, are Cornerstone Christian Academy students with their recent donations. For more information on Marked for Life, visit https://www.iammarkedforlife.c…

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Noah White tossed three touchdown passes — two to Andrew Hall — and Dylan McCullough ran for two scores as the Plainview Bears raced past the Glencoe Yellow Jackets 49-13 in Rainsville on Friday night.

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Embracing the spooky spirit, the City of Rainsville is gearing up for the Rainsville Spook-Tacular slated for Saturday, Oct. 30, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the City Park.

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Rainsville Technology, Inc is gearing up to host its annual 5K and Fun Run, also known as The Great Pumpkin Run, benefiting the DeKalb County Children’s Advocacy Center Saturday, Oct. 23.

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Cornerstone Christian Academy toppled Victory Christian (Miss.) 49-14 at Rodeo Field in Rainsville on Friday night. Pictured, at left, Lucas Hale (8) carries the ball during the first half, avoiding a host of Victory Christian defenders. Further game details were not available before The Tim…

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas (and Halloween and Thanksgiving) thanks to the Fort Payne and Rainsville Chambers of Commerce. Both of these organizations recently announced special new plans that include:

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The Rainsville City Council during Monday night’s work session heard from engineer James Payton of Ladd Engineering regarding an easement allowing the city to expand the sewer line 200 feet.