Groups pick up litter ahead of historic week

Groups pick up litter ahead of historic week

Groups and organizations came together from Saturday to clean up Selma’s highways ahead of this week’s Bridge Crossing Jubilee. Read more | comments

Latest news

Council cancels St. James contract

The Selma City Council has voted to put in a 60-day contract cancellation notice with the company running the day-to-day operations of the St. James ... Read more | comments

  1. Old Cahawba offers wagon tour  | comments
  2. Program will help farmers grow their business  | comments
  3. Emails: House Speaker had financial troubles  | comments

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Bentley seeks $541 million in taxes for general fund

Gov. Robert Bentley said Friday that Alabama is in a budget crisis and that he will ask lawmakers to approve $541 million in taxes in ... Read more | comments

Concordia’s Civil Rights symposium offers full week

The schedule for Concordia College Alabama’s civil rights symposium is full of educational and spiritual events next week. Read more | comments

SOLE SHINE: Student collects shoes for needy

SOLE SHINE: Student collects shoes for needy

Sophie Talton, a junior at Morgan Academy, has a collection of shoes like no other. But it isn’t because she has an obsession with shoes. ... Read more | comments

Murder charges in death of woman found on side of road

A 51-year-old Selma man has been charged with murder in the death of a 29-year-old woman found on the side of the road. Read more | comments

  1. Obama family, George W. and Laura Bush expected  | comments
  2. 50th anniversary schedule almost finalized  | comments
  3. Library classes will help simply home life  | comments
  4. Former postmaster honored by church  | comments
  5. Fourth Civil War marker goes up  | comments
  6. Edgewood student wins spelling bee  | comments
  7. City prepares for Jubilee crowds, traffic  | comments
  8. Still time to register for chili cookoff  | comments
  9. Temple invites public for special service  | comments
  10. County goes after tenants who owe cash  | comments
  11. Final plans underway for Sunday’s Unity Walk  | comments
  12. Teacher to retire after 42 years  | comments
  13. Website launched for voting rights anniversary  | comments
  14. Q Commons set for Thursday at St. James  | comments
  15. Woman’s death ruled homicide  | comments
  16. Central Alabama Fair legend passes away  | comments

Sports

Keith dedicates championship win to Mason

Keith dedicates championship win to Mason

Keith head coach Cecil Williams said he learned everything he knows about basketball from legendary coach Eugene Mason and as the final seconds ticked off ... Read more | comments

  1. Bears cruise past Spring Garden to win 1A championship  | comments
  2. Bears ready for early morning tip-off  | comments
  3. Dallas County’s season ends with loss to Ramsay  | comments

Editorial

Basketball in Dallas County among state’s best

Keith High School won its third girls’ basketball championship Friday morning in Birmingham with a win over Spring Garden. Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Basketball in Dallas County among state’s best

Keith High School won its third girls’ basketball championship Friday morning in Birmingham with a win over Spring Garden. 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

SOLE SHINE: Student collects shoes for needy

SOLE SHINE: Student collects shoes for needy

Sophie Talton, a junior at Morgan Academy, has a collection of shoes like no other. But it isn’t because she has an obsession with shoes. ... 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

Final plans underway for Sunday’s Unity Walk

Final plans underway for Sunday’s Unity Walk

Final plans are being made for Sunday’s Unity Walk. Read more | comments