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Event educates about pit bulls

Event educates about pit bulls

Local dogs had their day Saturday during the first Dallas County Bully Bar B Que at Bloch Park. The event was organized by Selma Fire ... Read more | comments

Latest news

Selma’s moratorium on payday loan businesses set to expire

Payday and title loan stores may have to continue waiting to open up shop in Selma. The city of Selma’s payday loan six-month moratorium, approved ... Read more | comments

  1. Commission approves road paving  | comments
  2. VIP group works to empower  | comments
  3. Relationship results in two charges  | comments

More News

Selmian the first U.S. naval casualty of World War I

Selmian the first U.S. naval casualty of World War I

Selma’s history is full of famous names known the world over. And while there are many local heroes who will be forever remembered, there is ... Read more | comments

S.S. Selma missed World War I, but has a storied history

S.S. Selma missed World War I, but has a storied history

A little piece of Selma and World War I history sits just on the coast of Galveston, Texas. Though it now sits motionless in Galveston ... Read more | comments

Three charged after using stolen credit card

Three Selma residents are behind bars after using a stolen credit card to make $2,000 in purchases at multiple stores in the area. In a news ... Read more | comments

Tax free holiday set for annual return next weekend

Since 2006, the first full weekend in August has been reserved as the kick-off for the Tax Free Holiday in Alabama, and this year will ... Read more | comments

  1. Selma church to host yard sale  | comments
  2. Mixon receives $150,000 bond Friday  | comments
  3. Kids Count study shows increase in diplomas  | comments
  4. Uniontown city council to consider wastewater solutions  | comments
  5. App aims to keep Alabamians safe  | comments
  6. Health insurance to be topic of luncheon  | comments
  7. Hooper Drive closed Tuesday for tree-cutting  | comments
  8. Higher bond wanted in shooting  | comments
  9. Selmont pushes for citizens council  | comments
  10. Realtor finds relaxation in arrangements  | comments
  11. Dallas County preparing to add options for 911 services  | comments
  12. Tobacco tax revenue on the rise  | comments
  13. Study shows increases in reading, math proficiency  | comments
  14. Morgan’s search continues  | comments
  15. The Dart: Selma’s ‘Tree of Life’ shades a new generation  | comments
  16. Car strikes man on Dallas Avenue  | comments

Sports

Meeting prepares hunters for alligator season

Meeting prepares hunters for alligator season

  An alligator hunting meeting Saturday at the Central Alabama Farmer’s Co-Op reviewed the latest hunting regulations and awarded tags to those lucky enough to ... Read more | comments

  1. Youth football registration off to fast start  | comments
  2. Area resident Peavy traded to San Francisco Giants  | comments
  3. Furlow has offers from Southern Miss, Mississippi St.  | comments

Editorial

Veterans no longer alive, but small mementoes provide look into past

Time is, perhaps, our worst enemy when it comes to recounting historic events. Monday marked the 100th anniversary of World War I, an event that ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Governor should keep hands off education funds

Last week, Gov. Robert Bentley teased legislators, educators and citizens alike by threatening to call a special session to pull money from the education trust ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Former administrator stresses safety

Dear editor, School bus safety is essential. The month of August is quickly approaching. This signals the state school tax holiday, and the beginning of ... Read more | comments


Health & Fitness

Experts urge residents to become more active

Experts urge residents to become more active

Getting in shape sounds difficult, but local experts say getting started is really the hard part. Kevin Freels, with UAB Selma Family Medicine, said he tells ... Read more | comments

Education

Study shows increases in reading, math proficiency

Study shows increases in reading, math proficiency

It seems more elementary and middle school students across Alabama are becoming proficient in reading and math, according to a national study released this week. ... Read more | comments

Business

Selma’s moratorium on payday loan businesses set to expire

Selma’s moratorium on payday loan businesses set to expire

Payday and title loan stores may have to continue waiting to open up shop in Selma. The city of Selma’s payday loan six-month moratorium, approved ... Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Selma church to host yard sale

Selma church to host yard sale

A Selma church group geared toward helping others is giving the public a chance to benefit from great deals while helping a church improve one ... Read more | comments