Hundreds celebrate National Older Americans Awareness Month

Hundreds celebrate National Older Americans Awareness Month

Senior citizens in the Black Belt region had a good time Wednesday as they got together to celebrate National Older Americans Month at the Selma ... Read more | comments

Latest news

Sales tax bill not likely to pass in current session

With just eight days left in the legislative session, it doesn’t seem likely that a bill will be passed concerning a half-cent sales tax that ... Read more | comments

  1. Group protests coverage of Forrest bust  | comments
  2. Amendment being made to draft beer bill  | comments
  3. R.B. Hudson robotics team readies for championship  | comments

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Short notice for Selma valedictorian

Short notice for Selma valedictorian

Anticipation was building for Matthew Smith III last week when he woke up on graduation day not completely certain if he would graduate as Selma ... Read more | comments

Local draft sales bill passes Alabama House

Draft beer is one step closer to being on tap in Selma and Dallas County after the Alabama House of Representatives passed a bill May ... Read more | comments

Teenager shot at hotel during graduation party

A teenager was shot late Saturday night during a graduation party at a hotel on the 1900 block of Highland Avenue. Read more | comments

Extension Office welcomes Living Democracy intern

Extension Office welcomes Living Democracy intern

Selma has a visitor in town who hopes to make a difference during her time here. Read more | comments

  1. Selma High damaged after sprinklers set off  | comments
  2. Memorial Stadium program honors sacrifice  | comments
  3. Dallas County jobless rate falls to 8.1 percent  | comments
  4. City honors fallen soldiers with ceremony  | comments
  5. Record gator on display at Montgomery Zoo  | comments
  6. Selma preservation society plans meeting  | comments
  7. Forrest bust back at Old Live Oak  | comments
  8. One injured in drive-by shooting  | comments
  9. VFW puts flags on Pineview headstones  | comments
  10. Couple heads to Kenya on mission trip  | comments
  11. Edmundite Missions plans festival  | comments
  12. 20-year-old shot at high school graduation party Thursday  | comments
  13. Ellwood’s Williams plans to be pediatrician  | comments
  14. Fuller honored at graduation  | comments
  15. Closings, hours for holiday weekend  | comments
  16. Tragedy turns into motivation for Keith valedictorian  | comments

Sports

WCCS camp showing DCHS’ students the basics

WCCS camp showing DCHS’ students the basics

By Derek Thompson The Selma Times-Journal The basic aspects of any game are something most coaches consider the foundation to success. Wallace Community College Selma ... Read more | comments

  1. Summer tennis program to get underway in June  | comments
  2. Local schools benefit from playing new teams at playdate  | comments
  3. Selma High School cancels girls’ volleyball camp  | comments

Editorial

Valedictorians good example for all graduates

Last week, the seven area high schools had around 600 seniors to graduate from their respective schools. But only one person from each school had ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Valedictorians good example for all graduates

Last week, the seven area high schools had around 600 seniors to graduate from their respective schools. But only one person from each school had ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Letter discusses Anniston editorial

The only thing worse than an uninformed blowhard is an informed blowhard. You must agree with the Anniston Star editor as this is the second ... 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

Short notice for Selma valedictorian

Short notice for Selma valedictorian

Anticipation was building for Matthew Smith III last week when he woke up on graduation day not completely certain if he would graduate as Selma ... Read more | comments

Business

Butler-Truax spot wins state award

Butler-Truax spot wins state award

Rupert and Darla, also known as Todd Prater and Doris Butler-Truax, won the Judges Award of Merit for small market commercials from the Alabama Broadcasters ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Couple heads to Kenya on mission trip

Couple heads to Kenya on mission trip

Clint and Ellen Mitchell were dating for only a few weeks before they got engaged at the base of Mount Kilimanjaro last summer on a ... Read more | comments