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National Salvage & Service Corporation damaged in fire

A major fire happened on Sunday at a Dallas County business. National Salvage & Service Corporation, located on ... Read more | Add your comment

Selma quarterback club announce season plans

The Selma Quarterback Club announced its 2021 season program this week. The event will be held at the ... Read more | Add your comment

Dallas County resident shows off designs, words on vehicle

Over the last three years, a Dallas Count resident used his car to showcase his artistic side. Glued ... Read more | Add your comment

Selma Police Officer killed Tuesday morning

A Selma Police officer was killed Tuesday morning at Selma Square Apartments. Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson ... Read more | Add your comment

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Funeral procession announced for officer Marquis Moorer

The funeral processional for Selma Police Officer Marquis Moorer will start an hour before the service on Thursday. The funeral procession will depart from the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Northside Baptist church give away lunch at KFC

Northside Baptist Church held a food giveaway on Tuesday at Kentucky Fried Chicken. As gray clouds pumped through an overcast sky, residents formed a long ... Read more | Add your comment

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Morgan Academy ranked in ASWA Preseason Football Poll

Morgan Academy is the only Dallas County school ranked in the Alabama Sportswriters Association (ASWA) football poll. The Senators enter the season ranked 10th in ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 10:37 am

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WI-FI, Subdivision, top Valley Grande Council meeting

Several topics dominated the Valley Grande City Council meeting on Monday night. The entire council was present: Mayor Wayne Labbe, council members Kay Davidson, Sara ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 9:15 am

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Steward Construction expands to Gulf Shores

Steward Construction and Property Management Company recently expanded to the Alabama Gulf Coast. The company held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last week in Gulf Shores/Orange Beach ... Read more

by James Jones, Monday, August 2, 2021 3:31 pm

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Valley Grande kid to compete at Motocross event

A fifth-grader at Valley Grande Elementary School will compete in the Monster energy AMA Amateur National Motocross next week. Collon Holbrook, 10, will race in ... Read more

by James Jones, Sunday, August 1, 2021 9:44 am

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TNA heat girls AAU basketball team finished second in New Orleans

The TNA Heat girls basketball team wrapped up their travel basketball season in New Orleans last week. The Heat finished second in the Basketball on ... Read more

by James Jones, Sunday, August 1, 2021 9:38 am

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Selma murder suspect arraigned in Dallas County Courthouse

A suspect in the in the murder of Selma Police Officer Marquis Moorer was arraigned Friday morning in the Dallas County Courthouse. Javonte Stubbs, 18, ... Read more

by James Jones, Friday, July 30, 2021 11:14 am

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Selma City Council agrees to fix Lauderdale St. cave-in

The Selma City Council approved to fix the drainage line between Lauderdale Street and Selma Avenue. Perkins said the cost can come from the Oil ... Read more

by James Jones, Thursday, July 29, 2021 8:51 am

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As community mourns, support ribbons being displayed to show solidarity with law enforcement

By Dennis Palmer The Selma Times-Journal A grassroots effort by residents of Selma to honor the life of Selma Police Officer Marquis Moorer while showing ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 6:11 pm

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Suspect arrested in Marquis Moorer murder

A suspect in the murder of Selma Police Officer Marquis Moorer was arrested Wednesday morning. According to Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson and Alabama ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 10:35 am

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Selma High graduate signs with Marion Military Institute

A former Selma High basketball signed a scholarship with Marion Military Institute. Marselis Jones signed with MMI on Monday at Selma High Gymnasium. The Tigers ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 8:16 am

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Religious group in Illinois made stop in Queen city

A religious youth group from Illinois stopped by Selma during its Civil Rights tour. The Greenville (Illinois) Free Methodist  Youth Group Pilgrimage 2021 toured historic ... Read more

by James Jones, Saturday, July 24, 2021 10:22 am

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NPG Contract headlines Selma City Council Work Session

The Selma City Council Work Session was headlined by Mayor James Perkins Jr.’s veto of a contract for services with NPG, LLC on Thursday at ... Read more

by James Jones, Saturday, July 24, 2021 10:20 am

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Cougar OiL, Arts revive, true East Selma holds art Camp

The Cougar Oil//Arts Revive/ True East Selma Art Camp concluded this week. The week-long event on Maxey Street featured aspiring artists in Selma and Dallas ... Read more

by James Jones, Thursday, July 22, 2021 11:51 am

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2021 NWTF Super Fund Banquet Set

By Charlie Duckett Special to The Selma Times-Journal The wait is finally over.  After extended delays due to the Covid 19 outbreak, the 2021 Super ... Read more

by James Jones, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:13 am

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Selma native to work with San Francisco 49ers

A Selma native will be working in the San Francisco 49ers football organization. Nigel McWilliams is the 49ers’ new Social Media Producer. McWilliams brings seven ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 9:18 am

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Baseball Field top Valley Grande City Council meeting

Fixing the baseball fields at Valley Grande headlined the Valley Grande City Council meeting on Monday night. The entire council was present, Mayor Wayne Labbe, ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 8:41 am

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Selma Mayor, City Council make resolution to repair Stadium

The Selma Mayor’s Office and the City Council reached a resolution on Friday to repair Memorial Stadium. At a Special Called meeting, the city council ... Read more

by James Jones, Monday, July 19, 2021 8:36 am

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Selma resident wins Dominoes championship

A former Dallas County High School graduate won the annual The Harris Ponderosa Domino Tournament this week. Allen Gantt III won the tournament held on ... Read more

by James Jones, Sunday, July 18, 2021 6:19 pm

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Lift Ministries donate to Dallas County inmates

LIFT Ministries donated items to the male and female inmates of the Dallas County Jail. LIFT ministries founder LaTanglia Williams donated soap, toothbrushes and deodorant ... Read more

by James Jones, Sunday, July 18, 2021 9:49 am

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Dallas County Sheriff Office, Selma Police investigating break-ins

The Dallas County Sheriff Office and Selma Police Department are investigating multiple break-ins taken place over the last several days in Selma and Dallas County. ... Read more

by James Jones, Thursday, July 15, 2021 3:56 pm

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Chamber of Commerce Executive Director sends letter to U.S. Rep Sewell

Selma and Dallas County Executive Director Sheryl Smedley sent a letter this week to U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell, D-AL, to not favor President Joe Biden’s ... Read more

by James Jones, Thursday, July 15, 2021 11:13 am

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New Rotary scholarship announced

By Dennis Palmer The Selma Times-Journal The Rotary Club of Selma announced a new scholarship this week that was endowed in the memory of former ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 11:06 am

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Black Belt Alphas donate to March of Dimes

The Dallas County chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity, Inc. made its yearly donation to the March of Dimes. The Delta Pi Lambda Chapter also ... Read more

by James Jones, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 9:37 am

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Gov. Ivey Holds Ceremonial Bill Signing for Connect Alabama Act

Governor Kay Ivey hosted a bill signing of Senate Bill 215 last week at the State Capital in Montgomery. The Connect Alabama Act, creates the ... Read more

by James Jones, Sunday, July 11, 2021 9:49 am

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Orrville man arraigned in Dallas County Court

An Orrville man was arraigned in the Dallas County Courthouse on murder charges. Thaddeus Leashore was arraigned for the murder of Isiah Simmons Jr. on ... Read more

by James Jones, Friday, July 9, 2021 6:39 pm