Ellwood’s Williams plans to be pediatrician

Ellwood’s Williams plans to be pediatrician

Shekinah Williams comes from a military family and has lived across the United States while growing up, and despite changing schools, has always strived to ... Read more | comments

Latest news

20-year-old shot at high school graduation party Thursday

A high school graduation party in east Selma went awry Thursday night after a 20-year-old Selma man was shot. According to Sgt. Evelyn Ghant with the ... Read more | comments

  1. Fuller honored at graduation  | comments
  2. Closings, hours for holiday weekend  | comments
  3. Tragedy turns into motivation for Keith valedictorian  | comments

More News

City has better idea about sinkhole’s cause

Sometimes it takes looking at a problem from a different perspective to find the answer. Read more | comments

VFW to sponsor Memorial Day program Monday

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3016 will host a Memorial Day ceremony honoring veterans who have made the ultimate sacrifice at Bloch Park on Monday ... Read more | comments

Carter retires after 43 years as educator

Carter retires after 43 years as educator

Forty-three years of Sophia P. Kingston’s Principal Robert Carter’s life was spent as an educator. But on Friday, he will be starting a new chapter ... Read more | comments

Cleveland top in class second time

Cleveland top in class second time

Voneshia Cleveland is no stranger to success and being at the top in everything that she does. Read more | comments

  1. Butler-Truax spot wins state award  | comments
  2. Teenager accidently shoots himself in foot  | comments
  3. International food festival, concert planned for June  | comments
  4. Thompson joins STJ staff for summer  | comments
  5. Selma-Dallas County Leadership Class XXI holds graduation  | comments
  6. Second sinkhole forms on Water Ave.  | comments
  7. DC school board hires new lawyer  | comments
  8. Garden helps Ellwood in effort go green  | comments
  9. Gaming guru Ennis named valedictorian  | comments
  10. Tuesday morning home invasion ends with one dead  | comments
  11. Scholarships awarded at Bama Club  | comments
  12. Bridge up for best historic attraction  | comments
  13. Sheriff’s Department to host gun safety course  | comments
  14. Mentoring session held for males at YMCA  | comments
  15. Fire Dept. holding naming contest for interactive truck  | comments
  16. Memorial Day ceremony planned at City Hall  | comments

Sports

Ellwood, Keith football schedules change due to closures

Ellwood, Keith football schedules change due to closures

The road to the high school football playoffs in class 1A, region 4 will be a bit easier in 2015 with the closure of Sunshine ... Read more | comments

  1. Stokes’ world record alligator unveiled in Montgomery  | comments
  2. DCHS using rugby, yoga balls to teach tackling  | comments
  3. Baseball showcase to be held in Selma  | comments

Editorial

Sinkholes being addressed

The newest sinkhole on Water Avenue, estimated to be around 25 to 30 feet wide and more than 20 feet deep, is the latest reminder ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Sinkholes being addressed

The newest sinkhole on Water Avenue, estimated to be around 25 to 30 feet wide and more than 20 feet deep, is the latest reminder ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Reece family expresses thanks in letter to the Editor

Dear editor, As a family we have truly been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love, support and encouragement we have received from the citizens of ... 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

Tragedy turns into motivation for Keith valedictorian

Tragedy turns into motivation for Keith valedictorian

In August 2009, when Deanthony Griffin was only 11 years old, his father Eugene Griffin passed away. Griffin said it was then that he decided ... Read more | comments

Business

Butler-Truax spot wins state award

Butler-Truax spot wins state award

Rupert and Darla, also known as Todd Prater and Doris Butler-Truax, won the Judges Award of Merit for small market commercials from the Alabama Broadcasters ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Community members gather for prayer

Community members gather for prayer

As the sun set over Memorial Stadium Thursday, a small group of people of all walks of life in Selma gathered together for National Day ... Read more | comments