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Unique finds at Sturdivant Hall’s artisans fair

Unique finds at Sturdivant Hall’s artisans fair

Sturdivant Hall was buzzing with guest Saturday during its fourth annual Artisans’ Fair and Big Shop Sale. More than 100 residents visited the building to ... Read more | comments

Latest news

Train blew horns, tried to stop before hitting man Friday

More details have emerged about the Selma man who was hit and killed by a train Friday morning. However, the biggest question — why the ... Read more | comments

  1. Thanksgiving costs higher than 2013  | comments
  2. Events will help seniors with Medicare  | comments
  3. Angel Tree Blitz to help 600 children  | comments

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Chamber works to finish Selma audio tour

Chamber works to finish Selma audio tour

The Selma-Dallas County Chamber of Commerce hopes everyone is all ears about what the organization is doing to enhance tourism. Read more | comments

Severe weather possible Sunday

Severe weather, including isolated tornadoes, is possible overnight Saturday into Sunday afternoon. Read more | comments

UPDATE: Man struck and killed by train

A Selma male in his 50s died Friday after he was struck by a freight train, according to the Selma Police Department. Read more | comments

Attempted murder suspect turns self in at station

Kirby Dante Brown, 23, is behind bars after allegedly attempting to murder a 27-year-old man in early November. Read more | comments

  1. Final preparations under way for artisan’s fair  | comments
  2. Dallas BOE member earns state honor  | comments
  3. Churches come together for Thanksgiving  | comments
  4. Tornado confirmed in Perry County  | comments
  5. Operation Christmas Child collects 1,997 boxes so far  | comments
  6. Women’s self-defense class Friday  | comments
  7. Pedestrian continues to recover  | comments
  8. Rotary preps for barbecue fundraiser  | comments
  9. Class will teach diabetes-friendly recipes  | comments
  10. Relay For Life hits ground running  | comments
  11. Forum helps people plan for when disaster strikes  | comments
  12. Murder suspect has bond revoked on unrelated shooting  | comments
  13. Applications come in for open Valley Grande position  | comments
  14. Dry weather forces fire watch  | comments
  15. Sparky costume found but will still need replacing  | comments
  16. Officers honored for decades of service  | comments

Sports

Alabama rolls past Western Carolina on Homecoming

Alabama rolls past Western Carolina on Homecoming

Banged up in two straight wins over SEC West bruisers, No. 2 Alabama took a while to overwhelm a lower-division team that wasn’t supposed to ... Read more | comments

  1. Artis-Payne leads Auburn to win over Samford  | comments
  2. Selma boys, girls roll past Rams  | comments
  3. Saints boys, girls top Demopolis  | comments

Editorial

Board member Minor provides great representation of Dallas County

When Dallas County Schools board member William Minor attends the luncheon in Birmingham Dec. 5 to be recognized for his advancement in the Alabama Association ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Marine Corps has had a long, proud history

The birthday of the US Marine Corps and Veterans Day fall on successive days, Nov. 10 and Nov. 11 respectively. It just happened that way, ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor discusses Parents’ Bill of Rights for Public Schools

Dear editor, The first 10 amendments in the U.S. Constitution, or the Bill of Rights, set forth the priceless rights or freedoms that all Americans ... Read more | comments


Health & Fitness

Upward Soccer season kicks off in Valley Grande

Upward Soccer season kicks off in Valley Grande

Upward soccer is back in season at Valley Grande Baptist Church, and the children are just as excited as ever. Coaches, players, family, and friends gathered ... Read more | comments

Education

Dallas BOE member earns state honor

Dallas BOE member earns state honor

Dallas County Board of Education member William Minor recently earned a spot on the 2014 All-State School Board. Read more | comments

Business

Shoppers get preview of Christmas season

Shoppers get preview of Christmas season

It’s 50 days Tuesday until Christmas but shoppers packed downtown Selma stores Monday for a preview. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Ten Thousand Villages Festival coming soon

Ten Thousand Villages Festival coming soon

The Presbyterian Women of Cornerstone Presbyterian Church will provide people a chance to give back while take home one-of-a-kind arts and crafts. Read more | comments