Bridge project on pace to be ready next week

Bridge project on pace to be ready next week

With a week left before the original May 1 deadline for work to be completed on the bridge over Valley Creek on Dallas Avenue, ALDOT ... Read more | comments

Latest news

Everything in place as Battle of Selma begins

Dozens of people converged on Riverside Park Wednesday to prepare for one of Selma’s largest outdoor productions. Merchants, event organizers and reenactors began setting up tents ... Read more | comments

  1. The Dart: Firefighters train for when the call comes  | comments
  2. Valley Grande cancels Founders Day  | comments
  3. Chamber golf tournament draws large crowd  | comments

More News

Sewage project planned, waiting on loan

City of Selma officials are confident the city’s application for a $4.1 million loan, funded through the Alabama Department of Environmental Management, will be approved ... Read more | comments

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

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

Bienville Park construction project approved

Construction on a sinkhole in Bienville Park could start on Monday.  The Selma City Council approved a contract with John Woods Construction, of Selma, Tuesday ... Read more | comments

  1. Valley Grande wants to use oil money to pay off debt  | comments
  2. Safe drug disposal offered  | comments
  3. Woman charged with laundry list of crimes  | comments
  4. Rotary Club selects Moore for scholarship  | comments
  5. Dozens of guns ‘bought’ in buyback  | comments
  6. Council sets public hearing for Lapsley Street  | comments
  7. It’s all about the pickle pop  | comments
  8. State to make decision on school employees’ future  | comments
  9. Dallas County legislators receive automatic pay raise  | comments
  10. Less than 100 ink contracts for water service  | comments
  11. Easter egg hunts pop up all over area  | comments
  12. Relay comes up just short  | comments
  13. Community service sets the stage for Easter celebration  | comments
  14. Heavy rain affects county road conditions  | comments
  15. Marina restaurant reopens after flood waters recede  | comments
  16. Green, Huffman running for sheriff’s position  | comments

Sports

Selma great Robinson inducted into Tiger Trail

Selma great Robinson inducted into Tiger Trail

Former Selma High School and Auburn University basketball star Doc Robinson was inducted into the Tiger Trail that honors the college’s all-time greats last week. Robinson, ... Read more | comments

  1. Trojans hoping experience will come in handy in tournament  | comments
  2. Senators’ hope to continue hot streak as postseason starts  | comments
  3. DCHS’ pitching shuts down Verbena in victory  | comments

Editorial

Series is just part of the battle for better health

You will routinely find an item listed in our daily community calendar promoting a meeting of what is known as the Diabetes Support Group. During ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Good riddance to rain and winter weather

Each day of my life, without fail, a bright, yellow orb peeked above the eastern horizon, signaling the start of a new day. On may ... 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

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

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