Tabernacle program honors martyrs

Tabernacle program honors martyrs

More than 50 years after Tabernacle Baptist Church played host to the first mass meeting on equal voting rights in Selma, it helped get the ... Read more | comments

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50th Anniversary Events: What to do on Friday

Following are Bridge Crossing Jubilee and city of Selma events planned for Friday, March 6. Read more | comments

  1. Mayor, council welcome Foot Soldiers, world  | comments
  2. Concordia hosting university students  | comments
  3. Sharpton to lead forum on AIDS  | comments

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50th Anniversary Events: What to do on Thursday

Following are Bridge Crossing Jubilee and city of Selma events planned for Thursday, March 5. •Mayor George P. Evans and Selma City Council Welcome Reception. ... Read more | comments

Evans: We only have one chance to do this right

Despite any inconveniences this weekend might bring, it will be worth it in the end. That’s what Selma Mayor George Evans told a group of ... Read more | comments

Who’s performing in Selma this weekend?

One of the nation’s top gospel artists is making a stop in Selma for a special concert at Selma High School. Read more | comments

Defiant Alabama regains ground against gay marriage

Alabama’s stand against same-sex marriage regained ground Wednesday after the state’s highest court ruled that its ban remains legal, despite federal court pressure to begin ... Read more | comments

  1. Students will be on TODAY show  | comments
  2. Selma woman hits century mark  | comments
  3. Selma prepares to welcome world  | comments
  4. Search for Selma superintendent down to five finalists  | comments
  5. Alabama Supreme Court halts same-sex marriage  | comments
  6. Edmundite Missions honored for role in movement  | comments
  7. How to see Obama’s speech from Edmund Pettus Bridge  | comments
  8. Thousands ‘come home’ Sunday during Unity Walk  | comments
  9. Goody’s will close by end of month  | comments
  10. Gold Medal bill now headed to Obama’s desk  | comments
  11. GWC to be recognized for history  | comments
  12. Prisons, charter schools on Legislature’s agenda  | comments
  13. Another chance of winter weather this week  | comments
  14. Groups pick up litter ahead of historic week  | comments
  15. Council cancels St. James contract  | comments
  16. Old Cahawba offers wagon tour  | comments

Sports

Meadowview dominates Tuscaloosa in 11-2 victory

Meadowview dominates Tuscaloosa in 11-2 victory

The Meadowview Christian softball team didn’t look like a squad that hadn’t practiced a lot lately Friday in a 11-2 victory over Tuscaloosa Christian. Read more | comments

  1. Trojans rally from four behind to defeat Warriors  | comments
  2. CCA men, women both fall to Daemen  | comments
  3. Opening day prep ongoing for city league  | comments

Editorial

Honoring sacrifice made 50 years ago

Today it’s been exactly 50 years since marchers tried to make their way over the Edmund Pettus Bridge, only to be met with resistance and ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Honoring sacrifice made 50 years ago

Today it’s been exactly 50 years since marchers tried to make their way over the Edmund Pettus Bridge, only to be met with resistance and ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Article misses main story of “Selma” film

Dear editor, I have read Cecil Williamson’s opinion piece about the movie “Selma.” This letter responds to his observations about the movie. William’s article focuses ... 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

Concordia hosting university students

Concordia hosting university students

Concordia College Alabama welcomed other colleges from across the United States to Selma this week to show them what life is all about 50 years ... Read more | comments

Business

Chamber honors mail carrier as rising star

Chamber honors mail carrier as rising star

As Charles Roscoe Jr., a letter carrier for the United States Post Office in Selma, prepared for his daily route Wednesday, he was surprised with ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Tabernacle program honors martyrs

Tabernacle program honors martyrs

More than 50 years after Tabernacle Baptist Church played host to the first mass meeting on equal voting rights in Selma, it helped get the ... Read more | comments