Arrests in Marion will have positive effect in Selma

Forty people were arrested in Dallas and Perry counties as a part of a local, state and federal drug raid early Wednesday morning. It was ... Read more

More traffic needed for downtown revitalization

Selma city officials seem to have taken a proactive step in revitalizing downtown by approving an entertainment district, but consuming alcohol in public places won’t ... Read more

Retention rise means an increase in Selma’s education level

Wallace Community College Selma is one of three colleges in Dallas County and it’s certainly the largest in total enrollment of the group. This week, ... Read more

Rules important for effective communication

The Art of Communication is a well-worn term that means many things to various people. I want to share with you my personal perspective on ... Read more

Changing churches occurs frequently

I’ll never forget the family I met at a neighboring church years ago while leading a Bible study. They were happy in their church, I ... Read more

More Articles

  1. Encouraging to see organization expand reach to other ventures
  2. Unequal school funding only leads to unequal education
  3. Employees should have input in solving perceived problems at Renosol
  4. Christian dads are a need our area demands
  5. Father teaches valuable life lessons for all
  6. American flag more than just decoration
  7. Reflections on primary election experiences
  8. Local market improves health in rural area
  9. Selma Police Department officers deserve praise for training and willingness to serve
  10. Legislation has some people disfranchised
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Free smartphones — sorta

The New York Times reports American Eagle Outfitters is offering free smart phones to anyone who tries on a pair of jeans between July 21 ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Former administrator stresses safety

Dear editor, School bus safety is essential. The month of August is quickly approaching. This signals the state school tax holiday, and the beginning of ... Read more