March from Selma to Washington underway

March from Selma to Washington underway

With sunny skies and the Pledge of Allegiance led by Cedar Park third grader Radiance Ransom, the NAACP’s march from Selma to Washington, D.C. got ... Read more | comments

Latest news

School board tours schools

Education leaders and community members literally cleaned house Friday at some of Selma City Schools. Read more | comments

  1. Finishing touches on Riverfront Amphitheater  | comments
  2. New headmaster at Meadowview Christian School  | comments
  3. 800 farmers learn from tour, each other  | comments

More News

Voting Rights Act to be celebrated

Two-day event will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Voting Rights Act. Read more | comments

Art Guild show feature male artists

The Selma Art Guild will showcase the work of just male artists in August, a first for the organization. Read more | comments

Marine police give raft race OK

Marine police give raft race OK

An old Selma tradition is officially returning to the Alabama River for Labor Day. Read more | comments

Back to school bash at YMCA

Back to school bash at YMCA

The Selma-Dallas County YMCA’s gymnasium turned into a party room Thursday as more than 50 children danced, hula hooped and laughed the morning away. Read more | comments

  1. Orrville Baptist Church preps for school drive  | comments
  2. Grant will help study Tremont School plans  | comments
  3. Fourth and final drive-by suspect arrested  | comments
  4. Draft, keg sales available soon  | comments
  5. Arrest warrants issued for fourth suspect in drive-by  | comments
  6. NAACP to march from Selma to D.C.  | comments
  7. Evans will be presented with state tourism award  | comments
  8. Southside’s AFJROTC wins national honors  | comments
  9. Evans hopes interim department leaders have short tenures  | comments
  10. Reece to lead Dallas County High School  | comments
  11. Sales tax free weekend offers deals to parents  | comments
  12. Rotary fighting to end polio  | comments
  13. Capital murder suspects in fatal drive-by shooting arrested  | comments
  14. Church Street homes burn Monday morning  | comments
  15. Part of County Road 45 to be resurfaced  | comments
  16. Riverfront will transform into runway  | comments

Sports

Valley Grande football program canceled due to lack of interest

Valley Grande football program canceled due to lack of interest

A youth football and cheerleading program in Valley Grande will have to wait another year. Despite hopes of adding pee wee football, youth football and youth ... Read more | comments

  1. Golf portion of Masters Games to start Aug. 10 in Valley Grande  | comments
  2. CCA coach to help with men, women’s basketball teams  | comments
  3. Photo finish: Selma’s Moore, Keith’s Tower hold on to win Gridion cover  | comments

Editorial

After years, amphitheater project nearly complete — now it’s up to Selma to support it

It’s been a long time coming, but the final touchups are being completed on the Riverfront Amphitheater. Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

After years, amphitheater project nearly complete — now it’s up to Selma to support it

It’s been a long time coming, but the final touchups are being completed on the Riverfront Amphitheater. Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Letter says best is yet to come in Selma

I love this city. Homegrown in a city that is known worldwide. The greatest gift we could ever offer to the world is simply love. 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

Back to school bash at YMCA

Back to school bash at YMCA

The Selma-Dallas County YMCA’s gymnasium turned into a party room Thursday as more than 50 children danced, hula hooped and laughed the morning away. Read more | comments

Business

Finishing touches on Riverfront Amphitheater

Finishing touches on Riverfront Amphitheater

Mayor George Evans is confident the amphitheater will be completed in time to host the Riverfront Park Music and Arts Festival on Labor Day. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Group helps with financial, life goals

Group helps with financial, life goals

Community members met Monday at the Dallas County Family Resource Center to discuss how to better the future for local families. Read more | comments