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Concordia team takes quiz quest out west

Concordia team takes quiz quest out west

Concordia College’s quiz bowl earned grant money and additional prizes during their first competition at the Honda Campus All Star Challenge.  The group returned from ... Read more | comments

Latest news

Selma man shot, killed in early morning robbery

A 32-year-old Selma man is dead after being shot in the chest just after midnight on Tuesday. Andre Dewayne Robinson, of Selma, refused medical care after ... Read more | comments

  1. Bienville Park construction project approved  | comments
  2. Valley Grande wants to use oil money to pay off debt  | comments
  3. Safe drug disposal offered  | comments

More News

Woman charged with laundry list of crimes

A Selma woman is in jail after Selma police charged her with a half-dozen crimes.  Jaketha Woods, 20, 2000 Royal St., Selma, was arrested Monday ... Read more | comments

Rotary Club selects Moore for scholarship

Rotary Club selects Moore for scholarship

Dallas County High School senior Caitlin Moore has big plans for life after graduation, and a $1,500 scholarship she received Monday from the Selma Rotary ... Read more | comments

Dozens of guns ‘bought’ in buyback

Bishop Robert Pettus wasn’t sure if any of the guns turned in during a gun buyback event at his church Saturday had been used in ... Read more | comments

Council sets public hearing for Lapsley Street

On Monday, The Selma City Council set a public hearing date for renaming the entirety of Lapsley Street for the Boynton family.  The hearing will ... Read more | comments

  1. It’s all about the pickle pop  | comments
  2. State to make decision on school employees’ future  | comments
  3. Dallas County legislators receive automatic pay raise  | comments
  4. Less than 100 ink contracts for water service  | comments
  5. Easter egg hunts pop up all over area  | comments
  6. Relay comes up just short  | comments
  7. Community service sets the stage for Easter celebration  | comments
  8. Heavy rain affects county road conditions  | comments
  9. Marina restaurant reopens after flood waters recede  | comments
  10. Green, Huffman running for sheriff’s position  | comments
  11. Selma Farmers Market to return in early June  | comments
  12. Easter egg hunts abound for Saturday  | comments
  13. Interpretive Center exhibits ready for public  | comments
  14. City gets oil lease funds  | comments
  15. Windham’s iconic work set for summer re-release  | comments
  16. Forecast causes Relay change  | comments

Sports

DCHS’ pitching shuts down Verbena in victory

DCHS’ pitching shuts down Verbena in victory

VALLEY GRANDE— Dallas County used a dominant pitching performance from Tori Hatfield Tuesday to keep Verbena at bay and the Hornets offense did the rest, ... Read more | comments

  1. CCA’s Murphy wins 200-meter dash in Mississippi track meet  | comments
  2. Senators’ boys second in AISA tennis championships  | comments
  3. Meadowview to play eight-man football  | comments

Editorial

Council wise to schedule a public hearing

During every election cycle, Selma and Dallas County residents travel to the polls to decide who should represent them in political offices, but every once ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Forgiveness, restoration are important

Pastor Jones served his church for a number of years and by all accounts did a commendable job. But he lost his temper in a ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Spring is a busy time for Selma, Dallas County

Spring has finally arrived. As the weather warms and the days grow longer our community is blooming with all kinds of wonderful things. Whether it’s ... Read more | comments


Health & Fitness

Selma Farmers Market to return in early June

Selma Farmers Market to return in early June

In just a few weeks, squash, collard greens, okra and baskets of other fresh produce will line the tables at the first Selma Farmers Market ... Read more | comments

Education

New club seeks to mentor boys

New club seeks to mentor boys

A local Selma City school is working to help its students with a new mentoring club.  Members of Cedar Park Elementary School’s latest organization, the ... Read more | comments

Business

It’s all about the pickle pop

It’s all about the pickle pop

Thanks to a unique frozen treat, business at the Dallas County Sportsplex concession stand is booming. The stand is full of every day ballpark goodies ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Bridge construction forces church to redirect procession

Bridge construction forces church to redirect procession

For more than two decades, a service depicting the crucifixion of Christ followed the same route. Thanks to an ongoing bridge replacement project on Dallas ... Read more | comments