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Brannon Cahela, Author at The Selma Times‑Journal

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Many in Dallas County still without power

Hurricane Zeta cut through central Alabama late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning, creating power outages for roughly 20,000 households across Dallas County on Thursday ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Friday, October 30, 2020 3:36 pm

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Removing barriers: VIP raising awareness about system to assist voters

As Election Day approaches, Visually Impaired People (VIP) Organization, Inc. is continuing its mission “to help the visually impaired people of Dallas County through providing ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Friday, October 30, 2020 10:54 am

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BBG gearing up for 2020 Art Jam

Blackbelt Benefit Group (BBG) is once again gearing up for Art Jam, BBG’s annual celebration of live music, art and food. Art Jam 2020, scheduled ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:33 am

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Fond farewell: Commission bids adieu to outgoing members

Monday evening’s Dallas County Commission meeting was filled with farewells as the three outgoing commissioners were recognized for their service to Dallas County and the ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:25 am

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Bush Hog raises $10K for breast cancer awareness by raffling pink lawnmower

Bush Hog announced the winner of its annual Mow Down Cancer fundraiser drawing on Thursday morning at the company’s Selma headquarters. According to Bush Hog ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Friday, October 23, 2020 10:23 am

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Weekend photo fest a first for Selma

The very first Photographic Nights of Selma, an international photography festival, is scheduled to take place downtown this Saturday. The inaugural photography festival will feature ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 10:17 am

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Accurate count? Leaders worry about impact of Census undercount

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, the U.S. Census Bureau announced the U.S. Supreme Court reached a decision to end the 2020 Census count roughly two weeks ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 10:07 am

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Old Cahawba to host annual cemetery walking tour

Old Cahawba Archeological Park will host a walking tour of the historic properties’ cemeteries this Saturday from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. According to the ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Friday, October 16, 2020 2:13 pm

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ArtsRevive brings tales to schools

In anticipation of the 42nd Annual Tale Tellin’ Festival, ArtsRevive once again hosted “Tale Tellin’ in the Schools” this week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Friday, October 16, 2020 2:10 pm

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As Dallas County lags in Census participation, deadline changed again

On Wednesday afternoon, shortly before 1 p.m., the U.S. Census Bureau announced another change to the Census deadline, declaring that Thursday, Oct. 15 will be ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 2:54 pm

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ADAI now accepting hemp applications

The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries (ADAI) is now accepting hemp applications from eligible growers and processors and will do so through the last ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 2:50 pm

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BBG gearing up for Chili Cook-Off

As fall eases its way over the Queen City, it is almost time, once again, for the Annual Alabama River Chili Cook-off. The Ninth Annual ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:35 am

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Commission approves bid for new BOE roof

The Dallas County Commission approved a bid for the construction of a new roof for the Dallas County Board of Education building at Monday evening’s ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:30 am

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Historic Society to host nighttime tour of Old Live Oak Cemetery

Just before frightening festivities are in full swing for the holiday season, the Selma-Dallas County Historic Preservation Society (SCDPHS) will host a Walking History Tour ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 2:48 pm

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Tale Tellin’ to take place Thursday

A Selma tradition will continue Thursday evening as the 42nd Annual Alabama Tale Tellin’ Festival will takes place at the ArtsRevive Carneal Building at 6:30. ... Read more

by Brannon Cahela, Friday, October 9, 2020 2:09 pm

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