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Adam Powell, Author at The Selma Times‑Journal

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SNAP-Ed program good for low-income residents in Southeast

A new study conducted by the Public Health Institute’s (PHI) Center for Wellness and Nutrition (CWN) found that low-income residents in eight Southern states, where ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 2:38 pm

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Census Bureau extends deadline to Monday

According to a press release from the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) and Alabama Counts sent late Tuesday afternoon, just ahead of ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 2:35 pm

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Senators team up with BBCF to battle COVID-19

The Black Belt Community Foundation (BBCF) recently joined forces with Alabama Senators Malika Sanders-Fortier, D-Selma, and Bobby Singleton, D-Montgomery, to establish the Black Belt COVID ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 9:31 am

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State politicos speak out on Trump’s pick for SCOTUS

Elected leaders from Alabama began speaking out over the weekend following the announcement of Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Amy Coney Barrett as U.S. ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Monday, September 28, 2020 3:04 pm

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United Way gives to Missions’ ongoing feeding program

On Monday, United Way of Selma and Dallas County Director Jeff Cothran presented a $5,000 check to Edmundite Missions CEO and President Chad McEachern, which ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Monday, September 28, 2020 3:03 pm

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The endorsement I never intended to make

For some reason, my integrity as a journalist has been called into question lately – not by name most often, but in comments which allege ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Sunday, September 27, 2020 7:48 am

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USACE flood risk study ‘ongoing’ in Selma

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Mobile District is currently conducting a Flood Risk Management (FRM) Feasibility Study in Selma, which is expected to ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Sunday, September 27, 2020 7:44 am

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Unemployment down in city, county

Fewer people are out of work in Selma and Dallas County, according to the most recent monthly figures distributed by the Alabama Department of Labor ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Monday, September 21, 2020 3:33 pm

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Ward 2 candidate Nichols unveils 25-point plan

Just ahead of the Oct. 6 runoff, Ward 2 Selma City Council candidate Landon Nichols released a “comprehensive” 25-point plan outlining his priorities if elected. ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Monday, September 21, 2020 3:32 pm

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House passes two bills aimed at equity in education

The U.S. House of Representatives this week passed two bills aimed at ensuring equity in education – the Strength in Diversity Act, approved Tuesday by ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:28 am

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Jones responds to watchdog’s tariff recommendations

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently issued recommendations to the U.S. Department of Commerce on how to improve its tariff exclusion process and the need ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:27 am

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Crews working at ‘warp speed’ as recovery begins

Following a day marked by torrential rain, flooding and widespread devastation, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey held a press conference to update Alabamians on recovery efforts ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:25 am

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Jones calls for unity on anniversary of church bombing

On Tuesday, which marked 57 since members of Ku Klux Klan detonated a bomb that killed four young girls at 16th Street Baptist Church in ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:49 pm

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College Dems weigh in on local races

The Alabama College Democrats (ACD), the official collegiate arm of the Alabama Democratic Party (ADP), recently issues a slate of endorsements for a number of ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:47 pm

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Despite ongoing pandemic, city sees uptick in some tax revenue

According to August financial statements, some tax revenues were on the incline last month, despite the ongoing pandemic that has hit accounts across the state ... Read more

by Adam Powell, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 1:19 pm

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