Thousands ‘come home’ Sunday during Unity Walk

Thousands ‘come home’ Sunday during Unity Walk

They may have been singing old hymns, but the 2,000 people who marched Sunday across the Edmund Pettus Bridge definitely had a new song. Read more | comments

Latest news

Goody’s will close by end of month

Goody’s is set to become the second major retailer to close within the Selma Mall in the last calendar year. Read more | comments

  1. Gold Medal bill now headed to Obama’s desk  | comments
  2. GWC to be recognized for history  | comments
  3. Prisons, charter schools on Legislature’s agenda  | comments

More News

Another chance of winter weather this week

The first three days of this historic week in Selma will have people looking for shorts and umbrellas Tuesday and then heavy coats by Thursday ... Read more | comments

Groups pick up litter ahead of historic week

Groups pick up litter ahead of historic week

Groups and organizations came together from Saturday to clean up Selma’s highways ahead of this week’s Bridge Crossing Jubilee. Read more | comments

Council cancels St. James contract

The Selma City Council has voted to put in a 60-day contract cancellation notice with the company running the day-to-day operations of the St. James ... Read more | comments

Old Cahawba offers wagon tour

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park will host its Road to Freedom Wagon Tour on March 5 at 10 a.m. at the park near Orrville. Read more | comments

  1. Program will help farmers grow their business  | comments
  2. Emails: House Speaker had financial troubles  | comments
  3. Bentley seeks $541 million in taxes for general fund  | comments
  4. Concordia’s Civil Rights symposium offers full week  | comments
  5. SOLE SHINE: Student collects shoes for needy  | comments
  6. Murder charges in death of woman found on side of road  | comments
  7. Obama family, George W. and Laura Bush expected  | comments
  8. 50th anniversary schedule almost finalized  | comments
  9. Library classes will help simply home life  | comments
  10. Former postmaster honored by church  | comments
  11. Fourth Civil War marker goes up  | comments
  12. Edgewood student wins spelling bee  | comments
  13. City prepares for Jubilee crowds, traffic  | comments
  14. Still time to register for chili cookoff  | comments
  15. Temple invites public for special service  | comments
  16. County goes after tenants who owe cash  | comments

Sports

Takeaways from year of basketball

It was bittersweet watching the Keith girls celebrate their 1A state championship Friday in Birmingham. On one hand, I watched a local team that had ... Read more | comments

  1. Lady Senators’ soccer get first victory of year  | comments
  2. Hornets men, women both playing for title  | comments
  3. Keith dedicates championship win to Mason  | comments

Editorial

Many sacrificed their weekend to pick up trash

One of the busiest weeks in Selma history has arrived and with it comes the culmination of months and months of hard work from city ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Many sacrificed their weekend to pick up trash

One of the busiest weeks in Selma history has arrived and with it comes the culmination of months and months of hard work from city ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Article misses main story of “Selma” film

Dear editor, I have read Cecil Williamson’s opinion piece about the movie “Selma.” This letter responds to his observations about the movie. William’s article focuses ... Read more | comments


Health & Fitness

YMCA helps people keep New Year resolutions

YMCA helps people keep New Year resolutions

With the New Year comes new resolutions, and many people promise this is the year they will lose weight and live healthier. Read more | comments

Education

SOLE SHINE: Student collects shoes for needy

SOLE SHINE: Student collects shoes for needy

Sophie Talton, a junior at Morgan Academy, has a collection of shoes like no other. But it isn’t because she has an obsession with shoes. ... Read more | comments

Business

Chamber honors mail carrier as rising star

Chamber honors mail carrier as rising star

As Charles Roscoe Jr., a letter carrier for the United States Post Office in Selma, prepared for his daily route Wednesday, he was surprised with ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Final plans underway for Sunday’s Unity Walk

Final plans underway for Sunday’s Unity Walk

Final plans are being made for Sunday’s Unity Walk. Read more | comments