Best of Selma 2023




Best Accounting Firm
Mason and Company Selma
Amy Huff, CPA, PC


Best Appliance Store
Harrells Refrigeration
Gray’s On Broad


Best Auto Detailing
George’s Paint and Body


Best Auto Repair
Meadows Tire
City Tune Up


Best Bank
First Cahawba
Marion Bank


Best Beer Selection
Mark’s Mart
Mr Roy’s


Best Boutique
Queen City Market


Best Bridal Registry
Sturdivant Hall
Queen City Market


Best Building Supply
Fuller Building Supply
Rountree Electric & Outdoors


Best Car Wash
Big River


Best Childcare Center
Leika’s Pre-School
Kids R Kids
McRae Learning Center


Best Computer Repair
Computer & Data


Best Consignment/Resale Spot
The Clothesline
Treasure Box


Best Convenience Store
Marks Mart
Gabe’s Grocery
Valley Grande Grocery


Best Credit Union


Best Dry Cleaner
Cleaner Clothes
1st Ave Cleaners


Best Electrical Service
Andrews Electric And Air
Bent Tree Electric
Gardner Electric
Southern Electrical Service


Best Flea Market
Treasure Box


Best Florist
The Flower Basket
Albritton’s Florist
Kustom Kreations


Best Formal Wear
KD Bridal


Best Funeral Service
Lawrence Brown Funeral home
Selma Funeral Home
Aubrey Larkin’s Lewis Brothers Funeral Home


Best Furniture Store
Gray’s On Broad
Queen City Market


Best Gift Shop
The Flower Basket
Queen City Market
Four Seasons


Best Grocery Store
Dave’s Market
Mark’s Mart


Best Hair Salon
Cuttin Loose
Shear Talent


Best Heating & Air
Harrell’s Refrigeration
Air Pro Heating & Air
Andrews Air and Electrics, LLC


Best Home Decor
Frames N Things
Four Seasons
Queen City Market


Best Hotel/Motel
St. James Hotel
Hampton Inn


Best Hunting Store
Rountree Outdoors
Safford Equipment & Safford Trading Company


Best Insurance Agency
The Frazer Group
Peak Insurance Agency
Stephanie Tarver State Farm


Best Investment Firm
Horizon Investment Group Inc.
Edward Jones
Boyd Financial


Best Landscaping Company
Four Seasons / Greg Bjelke
Big Mulberry Nursery


Best Law Firm
Gamble, Gamble, Calame
Kelly & Kelly Law Firm
Reeves & Stewart PC
Chestnut, Sanders and Sanders Law Firm


Best Lawn Care Service
Snow’s Cleaning Service
Cattlin Lawn Service


Best Lawn/Tractor Equipment
Safford Hardware
Blue Ox


Best Limo/Taxi Service
Triple A


Best Men’s Clothing Store
On Time Fashion
Rountree Outdoors


Best Nail Salon
Happy Nails
Crystal Nails
Le Nails
Nail Spa


Best NEW Business
Broad Street Books
Yelton Industrial
Arkyn ducts and sweeps


Best NEW Car Dealer
Merchant Ford


Best Paint Store
Summerlin Hardware
Sherwin Williams


Best Pest Control
Selma Pest Control
Terminator Exterminating
A&B Pest


Best Phone Sales/Service
Kricket Wireless
Phone Doctor


Best Place to Shop for Antiques
Gordon’s Antiques and Estate Sales
Treasure Box


Best Real Estate Agency
Realty Central
Cornerstone Realty
Town and Country


Best Recycling
Coastal Recycling


Best Roofing Company
Fancher Fabrication
Paul Smith Roofing


Best Self-Storage
A&A Self Storage
Climate Control


Best Shoe Store
The Boot and Shoe
On Time Fashions
Contemporary Cottage


Best Sign Company
Signs By Sheila


Best Tire Store
Los Perez Tires


Best Towing Company
Al’s Towing


Best Tree Service
Shelby’s Tree Service
Denmark Tree Service
Ronnie Terry Tree Service


Best USED Car Dealer
Steve Lanes
Reliable GMC


Best Wine Selection
Mark’s Mart
Mr. Roys market


Best Women’s Clothing Store
Queen City Market
Contemporary Cottage
Purple Tulip




Best Asian Restaurant
China Star
China Wok


Best Bar
Tally-Ho Restaurant
Valle Grande Mexican Grill
Mi Tenampa


Hancocks Barbeque
Lannie’s Bar-B-Q Spot
Hog Heaven BBQ


Best Breakfast
Mr Waffle


Best Casual Dining
Valle Grande Mexican Grill
Tally-Ho Restaurant
Sand Bar


Best Catering
Joyce’s Catering
Valle Grande Mexican Grill
Pat Labbe


Best Catfish
Hancocks Barbeque
The Sandbar
Sam’s Southern Eatery


Best Chicken Sandwich
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen


Best Cocktail
Valle Grande Mexican Grill
Mi Tenampa
Tally Ho


Best Coffee
The Coffee Shoppe
Mr Waffle
Vasser’s Mini Mart


Best Cookies
Lucia’s Customs
Peggy Williamson
Kakes By Ki


Best Cornbread
Vasser’s Mini Mart
Orrville Farmers Market
The Store


Best Dessert
Mark’s Mart Selma
Candy Lady


Best Donuts
Daylight Donuts


Best Fast Food
Zaxby’s Chicken Fingers & Buffalo Wings
Taco Bell


Best Fine Dining
Tally Ho
St. James Hotel Selma


Best Food Truck
Tally-Ho Restaurant
Slide In


Best French Fries
St. James Hotel Selma, Tapestry Collection by Hilton


Best Fried Chicken
Vasser’s Mini Mart


Best Hamburger
Hancocks Barbeque
Tally-Ho Restaurant


Best Happy Hour
Tally-Ho Restaurant
Mi Tenampa


Best Ice Cream
Sonic Drive-In
The Candy Lady


Mr Waffle
Taco Bell


Best Lunch
Vasser’s Mini Mart
Valle Grande Mexican Grill
Hog Heaven BBQ


Best Meat & Three
Vasser’s Mini Mart
Orrville Farmers Market
Downtowner Restaurant


Best Mexican Cuisine
Valle Grande Mexican Grill
Mi Tenampa
Chatinos mexican grill


Best Milkshake
Sonic Drive-In


Best Pizza
Domino’s Pizza
Valley Grande Grocery Inc
Pizza Hut


Best Salad
Bayou Rouge Bistró
Downtowner Restaurant


Best Sandwich
Hog Heaven BBQ
American Deli
Sand Bar


Best Seafood
Captain Ds
Sam’s Southern Eatery
The Sandbar


Best Soul Food
Vasser’s Mini Mart
Orrville Farmers Market
Bayou Rouge Bistró


Best Steak
Mark’s Mart Selma
Gabe’s Grocery
Tally-Ho Restaurant


Best Sweet Tea
Hancocks Barbeque
Hog Heaven BBQ


Best Wings
Zaxby’s Chicken Fingers & Buffalo Wings
American Deli
The Sandbar




Best Assisted Living
Vaughan Place Senior Living


Best Dance Studio
Mc Connell Twins Dance Studio
Margie’s Dance Center


Best Dental Clinic
Tucker Family Dentistry, P.C.
Dr. Julie R. Sams, DMD
Children’s Dentistry of Central Alabama


Best Eye Care Clinic
Primary Eye Care Center
Preferred Eye Care


Best Health & Fitness Center
In Shape Fitness
Body Builders Inc
910 Fitness


Best Massage
Simply Gorgeous
Essence of a Therapeutic Touch
Therapeutic Bodywork 1811 Highland Ave


Best Nursing Home


Best Pharmacy
Carter Drug Co
Valley Grande Pharmacy
Dallas Avenue Pharmacy


Best Physical Therapy
P T Plus
Phoenix Physical Therapy
Rehab Associates


Best Primary Care Clinic
Selma Medical Associates
Selma Family Care, PC: Sean Bohannon, MD
Selma Doctors Clinic Pc


Best Urgent Care
Selma Urgent Care
Main Street




Best AirBNB
Woolworth Lofts – AC Reeves
The Bridge Tender’s House


Best Golf Course
Valley Grande Golf Course
Selma Country Club
Bank of the Alabama River


Best Mural
On Point Dog – Pure Station – Vaughn Sims
Little Miami – Vasser’s – Vaughn Sims
Foot Soldiers Park – Cbabi Bayoc


Best Park For a Picnic
Valley Grande
Old Cahawba Archaeological Park
Selma Marina


Best Storyteller
Dusty Brown
Roger Butler
Nancy Chandler


Best Tourist Attraction
Old Live Oak Cemetery
Sturdivant Hall
Old Cahawba Archaeological Park
Edmund Pettus Bridge


Best Walking Trail
Valley Grande
Old Cahawba Archaeological Park


Best Wedding Venue
Sturdivant Hall
Rustic Vows
The Venue




Best Audiologist
BeBe Rives


Best Banker
Wayne Middlebrooks
Andy Stewart
Jan Barrett


Best Barber
Joseph Derrico
Dewarren Baldwin


Best Bartender
A J Raybon
Sarah Youngblood
Hannah DeRamus


Best Chef
Paul Wilkerson
Westley G – St James Hotel


Best Chiropractor
Dr. Allen Henderson
Dr. Ben Weber


Best City Of Selma Police Law Enforcement Officer
Reginald Fitts
Travion Hodges
Javonte Benjamin


Best Customer Service Representative
Andrew Coker
Brian Tarver
Lizzy Pardue


Best Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. Law Enforcement Officer
Michael Granthum
John Hatfield
Scott Rouse


Best Dentist
Dr. Julie Sams
Dr. Logan Tucker
Dr. Rayne Osborn


Best Doctor
Dr. Nick Knight
Dr. Iad Hammad
Chittom II Park T MD


Best Elementary Teacher
Paige Draime
Kelia Carter
Kim Atchison


Best Firefighter
Donnie Ross
Coley Byrd
Chad Mitchell


Best Funeral Director
Kenneth Martin
Shane D Ogle
Mack Wilkerson
Randall Miller
Aubrey Larkin Jr


Best Hair Stylist
Victoria Moore
Debbie Veach
Amanda Tate


Best Highschool Teacher
Sara Day
Jennifer Brooks
Kim Testas


Best Home Decorator
Shaqueria Dial


Best Insurance Agent
Bob Frazer
Jere Peak
Stephanie Tarver


Best Lawyer
Wesley Kelly
Bill Gamble
John Calame


Best Librarian
Becky Nichols
Stephen Posey
Marsha Carmichael


Best Local Artist
Charlie Lucas
Bradford Brackin
Michael Vaughn Sims
Shaqueria Dial


Best Local Hero
Mark Woodson
Lemarkus Snow
Clay Carmichael


Best Local Musician
Wilks Chittom
Porter Edwards
Walter Roper


Best Mechanic
Benny Austin
Boo Boo farley
Farell Denny


Best Mortgage Broker
Regina Story
Shelene Brasington


Best Nurse (RN or LPN)
Ashley Barlow
Hope Wilson
Chasity Curtis


Best Nurse Practitioner (CRNP)
Shane Vinson
Shannon Lee
Mary Elizabeth Switzer


Best Opthamologist
Dr. Wyatt


Best Optometrist
Dr. Kristina Lovinggood
Dr. Ashley Williams


Best Pediatrician
Dr. Samer Assaad
Dr. Lotfi Bashir
Dr. Lad Hammad


Best Pharmacist
Tim Gibbs
Kim McHugh
Jim Creech


Best Photographer
Kim Persinger
Ashley Mason
Martina West
Willie Lumpkin


Best Plumber
Mike Sims – M&M Plumbing Sewer and Drain
Akins Plumbing Company
Adam Day- Plumbing Contractors
Austin Moore- Plumbing contractors
Steven Kennedy


Best Podiatrist
Tomeko L. Mcphillips, DPM


Best Radio Station
100.1 Dixie Country
100.9 Alex FM
Z105.3 WBFZ


Best Realtor
Chris Ingram
Helene Felton
Jewel Williamson


Best Restaurant Server
Noah Rylee
Andrew Coker
Sarah Youngblood


Best Veterinarian
Dr. Mark Lawrence
Dr. Matthew Taccone
Dr. Doug Holbrook


Radio Personality
George Henry
Paul Alexander
Mercy Man