County receives funds for family drug court

County receives funds for family drug court

Dallas County has been chosen as one of the few sites in the country to receive federal funding for a family drug court. Read more | comments

Latest news

Stolen car investigation uncovers possible burglaries

Three days after a 19-year-old Selma man was robbed at gunpoint and had his car stolen, the Selma Police Department has recovered the vehicle and ... Read more | comments

  1. St. Paul’s plans special Palm Sunday  | comments
  2. State districts sent back for court review  | comments
  3. YMCA to help girls go to prom  | comments

More News

Voting rights movement martyrs honored

Voting rights movement martyrs honored

The legacy of the four martyrs of the march that were killed fighting for equal voting rights will be remembered for generations. Read more | comments

Walking tours to highlight Selma’s history

The city of Selma is providing individuals the opportunity to get on their feet and step into the history of the Queen City with free ... Read more | comments

Mitigation plan to be finalized

The Dallas County Local Emergency Planning Committee will put the final stamp of approval on its updated hazard mitigation plan next week. Read more | comments

Marchers end journey on Capitol steps

The daughters of two major figures of the civil rights era, Martin Luther King Jr. and former Alabama Gov. George Wallace, shared a stage on ... Read more | comments

  1. City council remains split on future of St. James  | comments
  2. Dry Paint sale going on at guild  | comments
  3. Mangum excited for opportunity  | comments
  4. Business idea tank emulates popular show  | comments
  5. Upcoming events to fund community garden  | comments
  6. Mangum accepts job as Selma City Schools superintendent  | comments
  7. Groups unite to clean creek  | comments
  8. Sewell escorts royal couple  | comments
  9. Dozens turn out to address commission on road condition  | comments
  10. Jobless rate falls to 6 percent  | comments
  11. Final day of Pilgrimage brings crowds to town  | comments
  12. Young marchers retrace past steps  | comments
  13. Sixth Civil War marker installed  | comments
  14. Jackson starts task force to address crime  | comments
  15. Activist Liuzzo to be given posthumous law degree  | comments
  16. 40th Pilgrimage underway  | comments

Sports

Young humbled by induction into sports HOF

Young humbled by induction into sports HOF

Track official Houston Young was one of 12 people inducted into the Alabama High School Athletic Association Sports Hall of Fame Monday night in Montgomery ... Read more | comments

  1. ESA Tournament set for April at Valley Grande Golf Course  | comments
  2. Morgan softball remains top 5 in poll  | comments
  3. Hornets track team progressing as season moves on  | comments

Editorial

YMCA, Leaders Club to give away dresses to local girls in April

Thanks to the YMCA of Selma-Dallas County and its Leaders Club, many local girls will get a chance to pick out the perfect dress to ... Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

YMCA, Leaders Club to give away dresses to local girls in April

Thanks to the YMCA of Selma-Dallas County and its Leaders Club, many local girls will get a chance to pick out the perfect dress to ... Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Letter looks back to Selma in 1990

Earlier this month, the nation and the world stopped to remember the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery march and the Voting Rights Act ... 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

Young marchers retrace past steps

Young marchers retrace past steps

The first steps of the National Park Service’s Walking Classroom were officially taken Saturday as more than 200 people marched from Brown Chapel AME Church, ... Read more | comments

Business

Walton Theater back open this weekend

Walton Theater back open this weekend

Selma residents will be able to enjoy a night out at the movies this weekend, as the Walton Theater is set to reopen its doors. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

Tabernacle program honors martyrs

Tabernacle program honors martyrs

More than 50 years after Tabernacle Baptist Church played host to the first mass meeting on equal voting rights in Selma, it helped get the ... Read more | comments