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Health

Bumbrey shares surviving breast cancer

Frances Williams Bumbrey never thought that a breast cancer diagnosis would happen to her. However, in 2012, her life changed when she was diagnosed in ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Saturday, October 12, 2019 5:25 pm

News

Third annual boil supports local scouts

The 3rd Annual Selma – Dallas County Boy Scouts Shrimp and Sausage Boil drew a crowd at Play Selma Music Hall. Live music from Philip Morgan and ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Saturday, October 12, 2019 5:13 pm

Editorials

Bumbrey inspires us to stay strong

In today’s edition,  you read about Frances Bumbrey who is a true fighter and tells her story about beating breast cancer. During her interview, she ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Friday, October 11, 2019 3:27 pm

Columnists

Looking back as Newspaper Week ends

As National Newspaper Week comes to a close, I reflected on how my journalism career began. I remember I was at home watching Judge Judy ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Friday, October 11, 2019 3:23 pm

Lifestyles

Storytellers descend on Selma for a night at ArtsRevive

The ArtsRevive Carneal Building was filled on Thursday night for the 41st Annual Kathryn Windham Tale Tellin’ Festival. Sean Dietrich, better known as Sean of ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:01 pm

Editorials

Artistic speakers manifest creativity

This week, big events for the art community in Selma happened. In preparation for the 41st annual Kathryn Tucker Windham Tale Tellin’ Festival, ArtsRevive had ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:23 pm

Editorials

Annual trip through Selma raises awareness

As 40 bicyclists continued from Selma on the next part of their 525-mile journey to Rosemary Beach, Florida, it is hard to not be in ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Wednesday, October 9, 2019 3:15 pm

Editorials

Boynton home in Selma needs to be restored

Today, the next steps were taken in front of civil rights icon Amelia Boynton’s home in Selma as funds slated to help with renovating and ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Tuesday, October 8, 2019 4:01 pm

Education

State superintendent visits Selma City School system

Alabama State Superintendent of Education Dr. Eric Mackey visited Selma City Schools on Monday before speaking to the Selma Rotary Club as Selma City Schools ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:04 am

Editorials

This week is National Newspaper Week

From Oct. 6-12, newspapers across the nation are celebrating the work we do for the community by recognizing National Newspaper Week. The work we do ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Monday, October 7, 2019 4:22 pm

Education

The Clark students hold anti-bullying rally

The Clark Elementary School played host to a Bullying Prevention Rally titled “We Are Our Brother’s Keeper” that featured speaker and activist Monique Davis. Davis ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Friday, October 4, 2019 10:56 pm

Editorials

We cannot afford not to have city services

Selma citizens who woke up Wednesday morning and traveled to Selma City Hall to conduct business that taxpaying citizens normally do did not expect to ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7:38 pm

Lifestyles

Snapshots, Blues coming to Arts Revive

On Thursday, Oct. 3, Arts Revive will host Snapshots, Stitches and Selma Blues beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Arts Revive Carneal Building. Tickets are ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:05 am

Editorials

All About Our Kids Daycare Center important in community

On Saturday, many gathered to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of All About Our Kids Daycare Center. Daycares are an important part of our community taking ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:54 pm

Business

Alabama RC&D grants $78,000 for project assistance

On Thursday, the Alabama Association of Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D)’s Ala-Tom Council presented a total of $78,000 in grant money for projects to be ... Read more

by Will Whaley, Friday, September 27, 2019 11:51 pm

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