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

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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

Teenager accidently shoots himself in foot

An 18-year-old Selma man accidentally shot himself in the foot Monday night at his home on the 1800 block of Old Montgomery Highway. Read more | comments

International food festival, concert planned for June

Two Selma City Council members believe food and great music might be the keys to bringing the community together. Read more | comments

Thompson joins STJ staff for summer

Auburn student and former Marine Derek Thompson has joined The Selma Times-Journal staff as an intern for the summer. Read more | comments

  1. Selma-Dallas County Leadership Class XXI holds graduation  | comments
  2. Second sinkhole forms on Water Ave.  | comments
  3. DC school board hires new lawyer  | comments
  4. Garden helps Ellwood in effort go green  | comments
  5. Gaming guru Ennis named valedictorian  | comments
  6. Tuesday morning home invasion ends with one dead  | comments
  7. Scholarships awarded at Bama Club  | comments
  8. Bridge up for best historic attraction  | comments
  9. Sheriff’s Department to host gun safety course  | comments
  10. Mentoring session held for males at YMCA  | comments
  11. Fire Dept. holding naming contest for interactive truck  | comments
  12. Memorial Day ceremony planned at City Hall  | comments
  13. Summer art camp starts in June  | comments
  14. Zhang is Morgan valedictorian  | comments
  15. Heritage day held in Plantersville  | comments
  16. Benderson: Recycling program will be back  | comments

Sports

DCHS using rugby, yoga balls to teach tackling

DCHS using rugby, yoga balls to teach tackling

Marty Smith’s recent television viewing is a big indicator of how much football has changed over the years. Read more | comments

  1. Baseball showcase to be held in Selma  | comments
  2. Youth teams catching up after early season rain  | comments
  3. Morgan’s Mims signs with Chattahoochee Valley  | comments

Editorial

Better to be safe than sorry

It hasn’t been long since we used this space to discuss the importance of gun safety, but a reminder came on Wednesday’s incident reports from ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Better to be safe than sorry

It hasn’t been long since we used this space to discuss the importance of gun safety, but a reminder came on Wednesday’s incident reports from ... 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