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Selma businessman Ted Henry passes away

50 years for Hornet class

50 years for Hornet class

Roy Abbott and Donnie Russell have been best friends since their high school days, about some 50 years ago. Read more | comments

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Selma PD: Murder suspect should be considered armed & dangerous

Selma Police are looking for Cedric DeAngelo Oliver in connection to a Sunday shooting that left a 27-year-old man dead from a gunshot wound to ... Read more | comments

  1. Selma businessman Ted Henry passes away  | comments
  2. DOG GONE SHAME: Fire prevention dog costume stolen  | comments
  3. Peavy set to start Wednesday in World Series  | comments

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Big crowd expected for Federation cook-off

Big crowd expected for Federation cook-off

People are expected to come from all over the state for Thursday night’s Alabama Wildlife Federation Wild Game Cook-Off at the St. James Hotel. Read more | comments

Battle back in Selma for QB club

Battle back in Selma for QB club

Long before Bill Battle was the director of athletics at the University of Alabama, he was making a career in Selma. Read more | comments

Selma native finds  escape through music

Selma native finds escape through music

Selma native Justin Tuberville can’t imagine his life without music. Read more | comments

Library will transform into outdoor cafe

The Selma-Dallas County Public Library’s courtyard will transform into an outdoor cafe Thursday. Read more | comments

  1. UPDATE: Man found with gunshot wound to head  | comments
  2. Paranormal team investigates Old Cahawba  | comments
  3. Mud Run 5K supports charity  | comments
  4. Bands entertain packed Memorial Stadium  | comments
  5. Walking tour attracts out of town guests  | comments
  6. Southern Star casino reopens with “bingo” in White Hall  | comments
  7. United Way campaign underway  | comments
  8. Stock the shelves to help others  | comments
  9. Roussell remembered by family members  | comments
  10. Candy buyback to help troops  | comments
  11. Water issue at stadium solved  | comments
  12. Monday named as deadline to register to vote  | comments
  13. Meadowview students dissect sheep heart  | comments
  14. Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. arrest reports for period ending Oct. 17:  | comments
  15. Sheriff’s Department looking for person of interest  | comments
  16. Bond hearing held for stabbing suspect  | comments

Sports

Selma, Dallas County each lose in volleyball area tournaments

Selma fell to Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa Tuesday in the first round of the Class 6A, area 6 volleyball tournament. Read more | comments

  1. Meadowview sweeps Chilton, advances to state  | comments
  2. Volleyball roundup: Meadowview prepares to host sub-state playoff match  | comments
  3. Battle back in Selma for QB club  | comments

Editorial

We hope Sparky the Fire Dog is returned soon

It’s sad to see any kind of crime within our community, but sometimes violations of the law are even less understandable than others. Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

We hope Sparky the Fire Dog is returned soon

It’s sad to see any kind of crime within our community, but sometimes violations of the law are even less understandable than others. Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Thanks for the support of the Fair

On behalf of the Selma Lions Club and the Central Alabama Fair, we wish to express our appreciation and say thank you to all the ... Read more | comments


Health & Fitness

Upward Soccer season kicks off in Valley Grande

Upward Soccer season kicks off in Valley Grande

Upward soccer is back in season at Valley Grande Baptist Church, and the children are just as excited as ever. Coaches, players, family, and friends gathered ... Read more | comments

Education

Hundreds of students gather for college fair

Hundreds of students gather for college fair

Hundreds of local students gathered at Selma High School on Tuesday evening ready to plan their future. Read more | comments

Business

SOMETHING’S BREWING: Coffee roaster set to open

SOMETHING’S BREWING: Coffee roaster set to open

Ryan Bergeron has an idea brewing at the Arsenal Place Business Accelerator. The 30-year-old Selma native is almost ready to open Revival Coffee Company. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

St. Paul’s preps for Lobsterfest

St. Paul’s preps for Lobsterfest

The time to purchase tickets for Lobsterfest is running out. Wednesday when the Maine Lobsters are finished being prepared, hundreds are expected to flock to ... Read more | comments