Mayor addresses confusion over Jubilee events, sponsorships

Mayor addresses confusion over Jubilee events, sponsorships

The 51st anniversary of Bloody Sunday is three weeks away, and there is some confusion about what is being planned and who is sponsoring those ... Read more | comments

Latest news

Superintendent search narrows to seven finalists

The search for the next superintendent of the Dallas County School System has been narrowed to seven applicants. Read more | comments

  1. Program covers community college tuition  | comments
  2. Uniontown woman dies in car crash  | comments
  3. YMCA holds second annual father-daughter dance  | comments

More News

95 out of work as Globe Metallurgical shuts down

A spokesperson for Globe Metallurgical, Inc. said Friday that furnaces at the company’s Selma plant are shut down. Read more | comments

75 percent of residents register with Sea Coast

The city of Selma is taking extra steps to make sure that a 2002 ordinance requiring citizens to sign up for garbage service is enforced. Read more | comments

Students learn about jobs at SHS career fair

Students learn about jobs at SHS career fair

Hundreds of students meet professionals for a variety of businesses during Selma High School’s career fair Friday. Read more | comments

Gallery 905 reopens on Water Avenue

Gallery 905 reopens on Water Avenue

Gallery 905 is officially reopening its doors to the public. Read more | comments

  1. Three local schools on ‘failing’ list  | comments
  2. City council raises event vendor fees  | comments
  3. Missing man car found in Wilcox County  | comments
  4. Zumba fitness studio opens  | comments
  5. First case of travel-related Zika virus reported in state  | comments
  6. Help keep Selma clean this Saturday  | comments
  7. Black history programs to be held Monday, Tuesday  | comments
  8. Leadership project will help hospital patients  | comments
  9. Council votes to halve lodging tax between two YMCAs  | comments
  10. Keith students take field trip, get registered for election  | comments
  11. St. Paul’s hosts pancake supper, art show  | comments
  12. Selma School System welcomes new director for operations  | comments
  13. 74-year-old father allegedly shoots son at party  | comments
  14. Chance of snow in north Alabama  | comments
  15. Friday is the last day to register to vote  | comments
  16. Bridge Crossing Jubilee plans set  | comments

Sports

Morgan Pee Wee boys win championship on home floor

Morgan Pee Wee boys win championship on home floor

In four games, Morgan Academy’s Pee Wee basketball team scored 158 points. Morgan’s opponents combined to score 19 points. Read more | comments

  1. Five area high school basketball teams remain  | comments
  2. Harrison scores lone goal for Morgan in 1-0 win  | comments
  3. Selma University blows past Rust in doubleheader  | comments

Editorial

‘Failing’ school label not always accurate

The same morning that a story published in this newspaper saying the Alabama Department of Education has labeled R.B. Hudson Middle School a “failing” school, ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

More green cards than diplomas in South Carolina

Each year, the United States grants Lawful Permanent Resident Status — a “green card” — to an average of approximately 1 million aliens. Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Lodging fee vital to YMCA survival

I would like to thank the citizens of Selma for all the support that the Selma and Dallas County, Walker-Johnson YMCA has received over these ... Read more | comments


Health & Fitness

Bharita passes certification exam

Bharita passes certification exam

Selma Nephrology Center celebrates Dr. Aditya Bharita’s most recent accomplishment, passing his nephrology certification exam. Read more | comments

Education

Students learn about jobs at SHS career fair

Students learn about jobs at SHS career fair

Hundreds of students meet professionals for a variety of businesses during Selma High School’s career fair Friday. Read more | comments

Business

Zumba fitness studio opens

Zumba fitness studio opens

A new gym that will focus on Zumba held its ribbon cutting over the weekend. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Safe Harbor opens in new location

Safe Harbor opens in new location

Safe Harbor Women’s Medical Clinic has recently moved to a new location, where it plans to continue offering services to pregnant women. Read more | comments