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CCA’s Conner OK after heart attack

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

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Griffith touts casinos as an economic development tool

Don’t tell Dr. Parker Griffith the odds of him winning the race for governor of Alabama. He has people for that. Don’t tell Dr. Parker Griffith ... Read more | comments

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Divelbiss takes picking up trash seriously

Divelbiss takes picking up trash seriously

Littering is a constant problem in Selma and Dallas County, but some are trying to make the area they call home a little more beautiful. “Two ... Read more | comments

Fuel prices expected to fall

Fuel prices expected to fall

Filling up at the gas station may not carry as much of a financial burden as it has in recent years, with fall gas prices ... Read more | comments

Cahaba Mental Health joins with police for special training

Sometimes even police officers need a little refresher. Officers from the Selma Police Department will take a refresher mental health first aid course next month at ... Read more | comments

Huge crowd flocks to Sturdivant Hall

Huge crowd flocks to Sturdivant Hall

Good food, good crowd, good weather, and football drew nearly 500 people to Sturdivant Hall’s annual Barbeque on the Green. Read more | comments

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Sports

CCA’s Conner OK after heart attack

CCA’s Conner OK after heart attack

Concordia College Alabama head football coach Stanley Conner is home and resting after suffering a heart attack during Saturday’s game against Southeastern University. Read more | comments

  1. Neither Florida nor mistakes can stop Alabama  | comments
  2. Furlow, Eagles rally past Bears for second straight year  | comments
  3. Yellow Jackets sting Saints in rout  | comments

Editorial

Bentley should visit Black Belt during campaign

A few months ago, we wrote an editorial hoping — almost sounding desperate — that those running for governor of Alabama would not ignore Alabama’s ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Get out and support ‘See You at the Pole’

One of the spiritual highlights of September is the annual “See You at the Pole” prayer gatherings at schools across the country and around the ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Zilkha is already making a difference

Judge Kim Ballard and I recently visited the Zilkha Biomass Selma Plant to help with signage to the plant location. We toured the site and ... 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

Legion replaces flag at Edgewood

Legion replaces flag at Edgewood

Thanks to the American Legion Post 20, Edgewood Elementary students and principal were able to raise a brand new American flag outside of the school ... Read more | comments

Business

Retailers have big plans for this year’s shopping season

Retailers have big plans for this year’s shopping season

It may be hard to believe, but it’s already time to get ready for the holiday season. Gearing up for the season is just what some ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Jewish community invites others to High Holy Days

Jewish community invites others to High Holy Days

It’s acting Rabbi Steve Grossman’s hope that when the Jewish community comes together to celebrate High Holy Days, several people from the general public will ... Read more | comments