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Jerria Martin named a TIAA Difference Maker 100 honoree

Jerria Martin has worked tirelessly in Selma and Dallas County spreading the message that it is OK to “say nope to dope” through her involvement ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Tuesday, October 2, 2018 5:42 pm

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AKA hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Zeta Eta Omega Chapter hosted its “Early Detection is a Serious Matter” Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar on Monday. The event ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Monday, October 1, 2018 8:27 pm

News

Central Alabama Fair Returns to Selma

The 62nd annual Central Alabama Fair starts this week. Lions Fair Park, located at 2401 West Dallas Avenue, will once again be the location for ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Monday, October 1, 2018 1:58 pm

Obituaries

George Richardson McVay 

George Richardson McVay age 74, died peacefully on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at DCH Hospital in Tuscaloosa after enjoying his last Crimson Tide football game. ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Saturday, September 29, 2018 9:33 pm

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BlackBelt Benefit Group hosts annual Shuck and Jive fundraiser

BlackBelt Benefit Group hosted its annual Shuck and Jive fundraiser Saturday evening at the Tally Ho restaurant. After years of putting on the event, BlackBelt ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Saturday, September 29, 2018 9:24 pm

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Organizations pray over the city of Selma

An Army of Fathers and Mothers groups gathered at the Songs of Selma Park at the foot of the bridge to sing song of worship. ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Saturday, September 29, 2018 9:16 pm

Ellwood Christian

ECA losing streak continues, Autaugaville wins 42-8

The Autaugaville Eagles picked up their first win of the season on Friday night at Memorial Stadium in a 42-8 victory over the winless Ellwood ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Saturday, September 29, 2018 12:21 am

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Fails enjoys time as Alabama State Trooper

Christopher Fails has been an Alabama State Trooper for 15 years. Before he began his career in law enforcement, he was in the United States ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Friday, September 28, 2018 4:14 pm

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BBQ on the Green cancelled due to Weather

Sturdivant Hall had a change of plans Thursday evening as the rain prevented guests from sitting on the grass for the museum’s annual Barbecue on ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Thursday, September 27, 2018 7:21 pm

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Zeta Eta Omega Chapter to host Breast Cancer Awareness

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Zeta Eta Omega Chapter is gearing up for its Impact Day on Monday, Oct. 1. The organization will host a ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Thursday, September 27, 2018 4:48 pm

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Edmundite Missions attend 50th National Catholic Development Conference

The Edmundite Missions attended the 2018 National Catholic Development Conference (NCDC). This year marks the 50th anniversary of the conference and several Catholic nonprofit organizations ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Thursday, September 27, 2018 4:40 pm

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Anderson speaks about passion for volunteering with Selma Art Guild

Cindy Anderson has been volunteering with the Selma Art Guild for almost one year. An artist herself, she usually paints acrylic and multi-medium or textured ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Wednesday, September 26, 2018 5:24 pm

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Tickets available for St. Paul Episcopal Church’s annual Lobster Fest

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church’s annual Lobsterfest is less than a few weeks away. For more than 15 years, the church has been raising funds for ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Tuesday, September 25, 2018 5:18 pm

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Dallas County Career Tech Center receives $5,000 grant

The Dallas County Career Tech Center was presented a $5,000 grant from Prince Chestnut, Representative for House District 67 legislative office earlier this month. Jerolene Williams, career ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Tuesday, September 25, 2018 5:14 pm

Columnists

A busy Saturday

October is right around the corner, and the fall events are already on the calendar. The first Saturday of the month, Oct. 6, is jammed packed ... Read more

by Oniska Blevins, Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:45 pm

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