Civil Rights icon Amelia Boynton Robinson dies at 104

Civil Rights icon Amelia Boynton Robinson dies at 104

Civil rights icon Amelia Boynton Robinson has died at 104. Read more | comments

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American Legion Post gears up for stew sale

Every few months the members of American Legion Thomas R. Mackin Post 20 get together to cook hundreds of quarts of Brunswick stew for a ... Read more | comments

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  2. Stephens will lead Selma Fire Department  | comments
  3. Integrity back from mission trip  | comments

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ArtsRevive works on Carneal building

ArtsRevive works on Carneal building

ArtsRevive has had plans to transform the Carneal building at the corner of Water Avenue and Church Street into a cultural arts center for a ... Read more | comments

Concordia sponsors leadership workshop

Concordia to offer leadership workshop for students and community. Read more | comments

Court hears arguments on state districts

Federal judges want lawyers for black lawmakers to come up with their own map for redrawing Alabama’s legislative districts. Read more | comments

Pumpkin patch closed for fall 2015

Pumpkin patch closed for fall 2015

For the past two years, Angie and Chuck Yeargan, owners of Yeargan Farms, have welcomed countless children and parents to their pumpkin patch.  Unfortunately, fall ... Read more | comments

  1. Cleaner Clothes Dry Cleaning now open  | comments
  2. Center offers course for expecting mothers  | comments
  3. Three killed in fiery crash on Alabama Highway 5  | comments
  4. Belk Inc. bought by private firm  | comments
  5. Bikers raise money for ministry  | comments
  6. Police, fire chief interviews completed  | comments
  7. Information kiosk goes up at bridge  | comments
  8. Voting lecture series to continue  | comments
  9. County’s jobless rate up in July  | comments
  10. Monster gator captured in Alabama River  | comments
  11. Chamber honors Stewart as rising star  | comments
  12. Three killed in accident on Alabama Highway 5  | comments
  13. Bands prepare for halftime shows  | comments
  14. Task force makes more gang arrests  | comments
  15. City celebrates amphitheater completion  | comments
  16. Representatives from HUD return  | comments

Sports

Keith volleyball enters season with playoff expectations

Keith volleyball enters season with playoff expectations

The Keith Bears are coming off a season in which they enjoyed a trip to the playoffs. This season, head coach Towanna Flennory has much ... Read more | comments

  1. Southside and Keith QBs take friendship to the field  | comments
  2. Family officiates game together for first time  | comments
  3. Meadowview extends winning streak to four  | comments

Editorial

Civil rights leader dedicated life to voting rights

U.S. Congresswoman Terri Sewell, a history maker in her own right, tells a story about Amelia Boynton Robinson, called the matriarch of the voting rights ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

Civil rights leader dedicated life to voting rights

U.S. Congresswoman Terri Sewell, a history maker in her own right, tells a story about Amelia Boynton Robinson, called the matriarch of the voting rights ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Thanks for help in time of loss

Dear editor, On behalf of the family of Karan Hollis, I would like to express our deepest gratitude to this community. The simple words “thank ... 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

Students meet staff while on the hunt

Students meet staff while on the hunt

Byrd First Class Early Learning Center took a tour of the school Wednesday on a gingerbread man hunt. Read more | comments

Business

Information kiosk goes up at bridge

Information kiosk goes up at bridge

Visitors that make a stop at the Edmund Pettus Bridge will now have information about Selma and Dallas County at their fingertips. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Integrity back from mission trip

Integrity back from mission trip

Members of Integrity Worldwide recently returned home to Selma after spending a week in Kenya, Africa on a mission to help poverty-stricken villages. Read more | comments