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Experts urge residents to become more active

Experts urge residents to become more active

Getting in shape sounds difficult, but local experts say getting started is really the hard part. Kevin Freels, with UAB Selma Family Medicine, said he tells ... Read more

Electronic cigarettes slow to sell in Selma

Electronic cigarettes slow to sell in Selma

For some, electronic cigarettes have become the healthier alternative to traditional tobacco products, but Niko Phillips, with the Dallas County Smoke-free Coalition, said those assumptions ... Read more

Vaccine helps take bite out of snakebites

Vaccine helps take bite out of snakebites

As temperatures rise and more pets join their owners outdoors, the number of domesticated animals bitten by snakes usually increases. This year, however, two local veterinarians ... Read more

Selma Farmers’ Market makes a fresh return

Selma Farmers’ Market makes a fresh return

Fresh food and old friends were found in abundance Saturday during this year’s first day of business at the Selma Farmers Market. Selma resident Onetia Withers ... Read more

Recruits put through ‘excruciating’ workout

Recruits put through ‘excruciating’ workout

One day after Memorial Day honored service men and women who died in combat, a group of young soldiers tested their strength with a workout ... Read more