Josh Bergeron

Staff Writer

Kids Count study shows increase in diplomas

High school diplomas are becoming more common across Alabama, according to a national study released this week. The 2014 Kids Count Data Book found that ... Read more

Hooper Drive closed Tuesday for tree-cutting

The Selma Police Department is advising motorists to avoid Hooper Drive Tuesday because of tree-cutting work. Sgt. Rox Nix, Traffic Division commander, said Hooper Drive, ... Read more

Selmont pushes for citizens council

The Selmont community continued its push Thursday to form a concerned citizens committee and discussed key issues affecting the area at a town hall meeting ... Read more

Tobacco tax revenue on the rise

Tobacco tax revenue on the rise

Selma’s fiscal year 2014 tobacco tax revenue is significantly higher than the previous year, but the reason isn’t more people lighting up, according to business ... Read more