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Tortoise reunited with owners after 24-hour adventure

Tortoise reunited with owners after 24-hour adventure

You wouldn’t think a 50-pound tortoise could make the nearly 17-mile trip from Marion Junction to downtown Selma in less than day. Then again, you ... Read more | comments

Latest news

The Dart: Johnson makes the most of each day

Making the best of everything can be hard in today’s world, but Dyas Johnson, a Selma resident, does just that. Read more | comments

  1. Selma man faces multiple sexual assault charges  | comments
  2. Holiday House comes home  | comments
  3. UPDATE: Reports of missing boater proved to be a false alarm  | comments

More News

Police seek fugitive in Sunday shooting

A Selma man has been labeled as a wanted fugitive after allegedly shooting into a business near the 1100 block of Alabama Avenue early Sunday. ... Read more | comments

Payments of $1M owed city schools delayed by state

The Selma City School System’s pursuit for the $1 million it should have received from a county half-cent sales tax will have to wait. Read more | comments

Phase one of pool done; vandals strike

Phase one of pool done; vandals strike

More work will have to be completed at the Dinkins Pool before it reopens next spring, after vandals broke in and damaged the showerheads last ... Read more | comments

Valley Grande approves increase for city retirees

VALLEY GRANDE — Valley Grande is making ongoing attempts to ensure its employees are fairly compensated. Read more | comments

  1. Denean, Sanders join STJ’s staff  | comments
  2. Final touches being prepared for Fair  | comments
  3. IRS warns of more scams  | comments
  4. Speed left a lasting legacy  | comments
  5. Jewish community invites others to High Holy Days  | comments
  6. Retailers have big plans for this year’s shopping season  | comments
  7. Selma native named chief resident at UAB  | comments
  8. BBQ on the Green tickets remain  | comments
  9. Doctors urge caution as mystery virus arrives  | comments
  10. Phoenix Alternative Program set for transformation into brand new Hope Academy  | comments
  11. New YMCA Leaders Club has big plans  | comments
  12. Troopers: Seat belts not in use in fatal accident  | comments
  13. City still seeking theme ideas for annual Christmas Parade  | comments
  14. Vandals strike cars at hotel  | comments
  15. Weather plays havoc with high school football games  | comments
  16. Lamar’s great service recognized  | comments

Sports

Greatness is determined by the love you show

I attended the Selma High School training table at the St. James Hotel last week and it was fantastic indeed. Read more | comments

  1. Ellwood-Keith prepare for annual rivalry in game of the week  | comments
  2. R.B. Hudson runs past mistake-prone Ellwood  | comments
  3. Former Auburn great Banks speaks at QB Club  | comments

Editorial

Tough calls are just part of the business

For those who sat through the rain at an area high school football game Friday evening in Dallas County, you now know the value of ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Greatness is determined by the love you show

I attended the Selma High School training table at the St. James Hotel last week and it was fantastic indeed. Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

ADEM has a large responsibility

Dear editor, The Selma Times-Journal, recently did a fine of job in the story, “Uniontown Landfill Being Investigated by the EPA,” reporting on the U.S. Environmental ... Read more | comments


Health & Fitness

Speed left a lasting legacy

Speed left a lasting legacy

Dr. Bryant Speed dedicated more than four decades to correcting his patients’ teeth, but it was his kind-hearted ways that left everyone around him smiling. ... Read more | comments

Education

Library welcomes first graders from throughout the county

Library welcomes first graders from throughout the county

Each year, the Selma-Dallas County Public Library provides an enormous opportunity for first graders in the area. Young scholars, from each elementary school in Dallas ... Read more | comments

Business

Retailers have big plans for this year’s shopping season

Retailers have big plans for this year’s shopping season

It may be hard to believe, but it’s already time to get ready for the holiday season. Gearing up for the season is just what some ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Jewish community invites others to High Holy Days

Jewish community invites others to High Holy Days

It’s acting Rabbi Steve Grossman’s hope that when the Jewish community comes together to celebrate High Holy Days, several people from the general public will ... Read more | comments