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James Jones, Author at The Selma Times‑Journal

News

Former Perry County Commission member arrested for sexual assault

A former member of the Perry County Commission was charged with first-degree attempted rape and sexual assault. Donald Nichols, 66, was arrested at his home ... Read more

by James Jones, Friday, August 14, 2020 11:46 am

Sports

Meadowview Christian School names new volleyball coach

Meadowview Christian School will have a new volleyball coach this season. Last year’s volleyball coach, Katey McIntyre Smith,  accepted a second-grade teaching job  at JE ... Read more

by James Jones, Friday, August 14, 2020 8:22 am

News

Selma woman sentenced to prison for assault

A Selma woman was sentenced to prison from an eight-year-old criminal case. Shemika Mendenhall was sentenced to a 15-year suspended sentence, five-years probation and three ... Read more

by James Jones, Thursday, August 13, 2020 1:35 pm

Sports

Central Alabama Panthers basketball team to compete this weekend

The Central Alabama Panthers basketball team has spent part of the summer competing in tournaments across the Southeast. The 16-Under AAU team won the Panhandle ... Read more

by James Jones, Thursday, August 13, 2020 8:48 am

Arrests

Incident report for 08-13-2020

Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. arrest report for period ending August 11: Terry Hunt, 22,  was charged with violating probation. Jamaal Norfleet, 37, was charged with ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 3:26 pm

News

Alabama Office of Apprenticeship Offers Certified Pre-Apprenticeship Program

The Alabama Office of Apprenticeship (AOA) is offering a certified pre-apprenticeship program to help people with training, experience and certification for a job. The Alabama Office of ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 12:46 pm

Lifestyles

Artist Trés Taylor brings community mural project to Selma this weekend

A Birmingham artist will paint a mural in Selma for the second straight year. Tres’ Taylor will create a mural as part of his Revolution ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 12:35 pm

Sports

Ellwood Christian Academy suspends fall sports

Ellwood Christian Academy becomes the first Dallas County school to cancel its football season  because of the COVID-19 pandemic. ECA Pastor, Principal and Athletic Director ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 10:21 am

Obituaries

Raymond Thomas

Mr. Raymond Thomas, 53, resident of Orrville, passed away Thursday, August 6, 2020 in Orrville. Graveside services will be held Saturday, August 15, 2020 at ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 3:21 pm

Obituaries

Glen Davis

Mr. Glen Davis, 62, resident of Selma, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Baptist South-Montgomery.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Randall Miller ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:34 pm

Obituaries

Susie Mae Wilson

Susie Mae Wilson, 101, resident of Valley Grande, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2020 at Park Place Nursing Home. A private service will be held ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:34 pm

Obituaries

Novella Brown

Ms. Novella Brown, 87, resident of Ft. Pierce, Florida, passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center, Ft. Pierce. Funeral arrangements will ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:33 pm

Obituaries

Jesse Manuel

Jesse Manuel, 70, resident of Selma, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020 at UAB Hospital. Graveside services will be held Friday, August 14, 2020 at ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:33 pm

Obituaries

Eunice B. Towns

Mrs. Eunice B. Towns, 87, resident of Sardis,  passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at Vaughan Regional Hospital. Graveside services will be held Saturday, August ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:32 pm

Obituaries

Cleophus “Cle” Moore

Cleophus “Cle” Moore resident of Marion passed August 10, 2020. Funeral service will be private. Public viewing will be August 14, 2020 at Melvin Miller ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:32 pm

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