Johnson honored for giving back to fire department

Johnson honored for giving back to fire department

NFL star and Selma native Michael Johnson honored for donation to Selma Fire Department fire prevention efforts. Read more | comments

Latest news

Restraining order issued against Selma company

A temporary restraining order has been placed on Lear Corporation, the parent company of Renosol Seating in Selma, to block them from taking any action ... Read more | comments

  1. Without funding, state park will close May 1  | comments
  2. Saturday yard sale, BBQ will help Grow Selma  | comments
  3. Bike ride will pedal through Selma  | comments

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Low country boil supports Old Depot Museum

Low country boil supports Old Depot Museum

The Cajun flavor was in the air Thursday night as the Old Depot Museum held it’s fourth annual Low County Boil. Read more | comments

Butterflies and Bridges benefits Selma school athletics

Saturday is the big day, as runners will begin lacing up their shoes for the eighth annual Butterflies and Bridges 8K-race and two-mile fun run. Read more | comments

Grant covers hazardous material training

Dallas County Emergency Management Agency Director Rhonda Johnson received permission from commissioners Monday to accept a $24,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Read more | comments

Strange urges Supreme Court to uphold execution drug

Alabama is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a lethal injection drug that the state plans to use at is next execution. Read more | comments

  1. Saturday barbecue will help preservation association  | comments
  2. Mangum has busy, rewarding first days on job  | comments
  3. Man found in burned out trailer had been shot  | comments
  4. Final plans being made for Battle of Selma  | comments
  5. City may offer rewards for information on crimes  | comments
  6. Relay For Life delayed due to chance of storms  | comments
  7. Final prep underway for boil  | comments
  8. Sewell to continue tour in Marion  | comments
  9. Arrest warrant issued for nightclub shooter  | comments
  10. Selma to Montgomery high speed chase ends in crash  | comments
  11. Chili cookoff results in $12k donation  | comments
  12. DA: Man found in burned out mobile home  | comments
  13. Queen of Peace yard sale returns  | comments
  14. Low Vision Day success for VIP, Inc.  | comments
  15. Jones will serve as interim director  | comments
  16. Mayor updates council on St. James Hotel revenue  | comments

Sports

Morgan girls have strong showing in state track meet

Morgan girls have strong showing in state track meet

Despite a little bit of rain, the final day of the Alabama Independent School Association track and field championships at Memorial Stadium went according to ... Read more | comments

  1. Four Hornets sign scholarships to play college basketball  | comments
  2. AISA track championships race through day one  | comments
  3. WCCS hires Evans as basketball coach  | comments

Editorial

Park closing would be disaster for Dallas County

Proposed budget cuts have targeted 15 Alabama State Parks. Among them is Selma’s own Paul Grist. The cuts would take $11.4 million away from the ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Park closing would be disaster for Dallas County

Proposed budget cuts have targeted 15 Alabama State Parks. Among them is Selma’s own Paul Grist. The cuts would take $11.4 million away from the ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Selma needs progress leadership

Dear editor, The city of Selma needs progress leadership. The mayoral election of 2016 is pivotal in the survival of the local community. Selma cannot ... 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

Program encourages math, science pioneers

Program encourages math, science pioneers

An after school program at Selma High School encourages students to become pioneers in science, technology, engineering and math. Read more | comments

Business

Coworkers win local business pitch contest

Coworkers win local business pitch contest

Gunning for cash prizes to help with their ideas, twelve entrepreneurs took part in the Business Pitch Contest Friday at the St. James Hotel. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

St. Paul’s marks 50 years since integration

St. Paul’s marks 50 years since integration

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and St. Mark’s Birmingham held a service of reconciliation on Palm Sunday to mark 50 years since the Selma church’s integration. ... Read more | comments