Ceremony pays tribute to Union soldiers, POWs

Ceremony pays tribute to Union soldiers, POWs

Civil War re-enactors paid tribute to fallen Union soldiers Thursday with a first-of-its-kind ceremony at Old Cahawba Archaeological Park. Read more | comments

Latest news

Unemployment rate continues to improve

The state of Alabama continues to see a positive trend in its unemployment numbers with March’s rate of 5.7 percent. Read more | comments

  1. Habitat plans fundraising auction  | comments
  2. Couple charged with receiving stolen items  | comments
  3. Legion schedules flag retirement  | comments

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Scout completes outdoor classroom

Scout completes outdoor classroom

Morgan Academy has a new place to teach students, thanks to one of their own. Read more | comments

More rain, severe weather possible

Selma and Dallas County has seen its fair share of rain and thunderstorms over the last couple of weeks, and it is expected to get ... Read more | comments

Bentley: More than 1,000 state employees could be cut

Alabama faces grim prospects unless it finds more revenue, including deep cuts to the courts, mental health services, benefits to poor children and the jobs ... Read more | comments

Selma murder suspect arrested in Birmingham

A 27-year-old Selma man that was wanted for capital murder and other felony charges was arrested Tuesday in Birmingham by U.S. Marshals. Justin Lanyette Simpson ... Read more | comments

  1. Getting ready for battle  | comments
  2. PD: Couple steals $4,000 from elderly woman  | comments
  3. Bentley issues order delaying park closings  | comments
  4. Railroad redone at Highway 80 intersection  | comments
  5. Jewelry sale will benefit Vaughan hospital auxiliary  | comments
  6. Shred-it Day helps spring cleaning  | comments
  7. No easy solution as legislators work to balance budget  | comments
  8. Popular Rock ‘N’ Ribs back  | comments
  9. VFW chapter hands out awards  | comments
  10. Speakers ready to lend their expertise  | comments
  11. Art Guild plans workshop with abstract painter  | comments
  12. Blue Bell recalls all products  | comments
  13. Morgan teacher wins WSFA award  | comments
  14. Fire death officially ruled homicide  | comments
  15. Morgan Academy Color Run returns Saturday  | comments
  16. Man given 20 years for attempted murder  | comments

Sports

Two Bears highlight North-South basketball game rosters

Two Bears highlight North-South basketball game rosters

Three players and a coach will represent Dallas County in this summer’s Alabama High School Athletic Association North-South all-star basketball games. Read more | comments

  1. Three Hornets qualify for state championships  | comments
  2. Morgan falls to Bessemer in playoffs  | comments
  3. Tournament benefits chamber of commerce  | comments

Editorial

April’s crazy weather latest hurdle for department to overcome

As always, April has been a busy month for the Selma Parks and Recreation Department. Read more | comments

Columns and Opinion

April’s crazy weather latest hurdle for department to overcome

As always, April has been a busy month for the Selma Parks and Recreation Department. Read more | comments

Letters to the Editor

Letter thanks those who helped after crash

On April 8 my wife Cathy Sanders and I, Jerry Sanders, had a motorcycle accident on Citizens Parkway near Sears at about 10:30 a.m. By ... 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

Scout completes outdoor classroom

Scout completes outdoor classroom

Morgan Academy has a new place to teach students, thanks to one of their own. Read more | comments

Business

Coworkers win local business pitch contest

Coworkers win local business pitch contest

Gunning for cash prizes to help with their ideas, twelve entrepreneurs took part in the Business Pitch Contest Friday at the St. James Hotel. Read more | comments

Faith & Family

St. Paul’s marks 50 years since integration

St. Paul’s marks 50 years since integration

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and St. Mark’s Birmingham held a service of reconciliation on Palm Sunday to mark 50 years since the Selma church’s integration. ... Read more | comments