Several arrested in sweep for outstanding warrants

Several arrested in sweep for outstanding warrants

Multiple law enforcement agencies joined in the effort to rid Selma and Dallas County of crime and violence Friday. Read more | comments

Latest news

Coworkers win local business pitch contest

Gunning for cash prizes to help with their ideas, twelve entrepreneurs took part in the Business Pitch Contest Friday at the St. James Hotel. Read more | comments

  1. Two would-be nightclub robbers arrested, one shot  | comments
  2. County receives funds for family drug court  | comments
  3. Stolen car investigation uncovers possible burglaries  | comments

More News

St. Paul’s plans special Palm Sunday

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will celebrate a service of reconciliation Sunday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of its integration. Read more | comments

State districts sent back for court review

A divided Supreme Court on Wednesday said a lower court must take another look at whether Alabama’s Republican-led legislature relied too heavily on race when ... Read more | comments

YMCA to help girls go to prom

YMCA to help girls go to prom

Prom season is quickly approaching and the YMCA of Selma-Dallas County and its Leaders Club are doing their part to make sure that every girl ... Read more | comments

Voting rights movement martyrs honored

Voting rights movement martyrs honored

The legacy of the four martyrs of the march that were killed fighting for equal voting rights will be remembered for generations. Read more | comments

  1. Walking tours to highlight Selma’s history  | comments
  2. Mitigation plan to be finalized  | comments
  3. Marchers end journey on Capitol steps  | comments
  4. City council remains split on future of St. James  | comments
  5. Dry Paint sale going on at guild  | comments
  6. Mangum excited for opportunity  | comments
  7. Business idea tank emulates popular show  | comments
  8. Upcoming events to fund community garden  | comments
  9. Mangum accepts job as Selma City Schools superintendent  | comments
  10. Groups unite to clean creek  | comments
  11. Sewell escorts royal couple  | comments
  12. Dozens turn out to address commission on road condition  | comments
  13. Jobless rate falls to 6 percent  | comments
  14. Final day of Pilgrimage brings crowds to town  | comments
  15. Young marchers retrace past steps  | comments
  16. Sixth Civil War marker installed  | comments

Sports

Despite little time on course, Swift wins qualifier

Despite little time on course, Swift wins qualifier

Credit Will Swift for being able to shake off the rust quickly. Swift, a Selma native, said he’d played only two rounds of golf in ... Read more | comments

  1. Young humbled by induction into sports HOF  | comments
  2. ESA Tournament set for April at Valley Grande Golf Course  | comments
  3. Morgan softball remains top 5 in poll  | comments

Editorial

Drug program making a difference in Dallas County

Dallas County is one of only a handful of places in the entire United States that will receive money from the Office of Juvenile Justice ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Drug program making a difference in Dallas County

Dallas County is one of only a handful of places in the entire United States that will receive money from the Office of Juvenile Justice ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Letter looks back to Selma in 1990

Earlier this month, the nation and the world stopped to remember the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery march and the Voting Rights Act ... 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

Young marchers retrace past steps

Young marchers retrace past steps

The first steps of the National Park Service’s Walking Classroom were officially taken Saturday as more than 200 people marched from Brown Chapel AME Church, ... Read more | comments

Business

Coworkers win local business pitch contest

Coworkers win local business pitch contest

Gunning for cash prizes to help with their ideas, twelve entrepreneurs took part in the Business Pitch Contest Friday at the St. James Hotel. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Tabernacle program honors martyrs

Tabernacle program honors martyrs

More than 50 years after Tabernacle Baptist Church played host to the first mass meeting on equal voting rights in Selma, it helped get the ... Read more | comments