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Selma suspect sentenced for multiple murder charges

A Selma man was sentenced to 25 years each on a pair of murder charges on Monday in the Dallas County Courthouse. According to Dallas ... Read more

13 mins ago by James Jones.

Selma Police Department identify woman’s body at Bradley Homes

The Selma Police Department have identified the body of an elderly woman at Bradley Homes for the Elderly on Sunday. Estella Smith was killed after ... Read more

15 mins ago by James Jones.

Current, former city, council officials attend Dallas County Commission meeting

Current and former city and county officials attended a packed Dallas County Commission meeting on Monday at the Dallas County Courthouse. The entire Commission was ... Read more

23 hours ago by James Jones.

Dallas County suspect turns himself into Dallas County Sheriff Office

A Dallas County fugitive turned himself into the Dallas County Sheriff Office on Monday. Jamal Malik Molette, 21, turned himself into the DCSO. Molette discussed ... Read more

2 days ago by James Jones.

Robotic Companion Pets Available to Adults Living with Dementia

Dementia Friendly Alabama and Alabama Department of Senior Services recently provided Alabama’s Area Agencies on Aging 20 companion pets for seniors with dementia in their ... Read more

5 days ago by James Jones.

Selma Police investigating 10th murder of 2021

The Selma Police Department is investigating the city’s 10th murder of the year. Taquon Darrell Fikes, 26, was killed Wednesday night on Philpot Avenue, according ... Read more

6 days ago by James Jones.

Dallas County suspect wanted by Central Alabama CrimeStoppers, DCSO

The Dallas County Sheriff Office and Central Alabama CrimeStoppers are searching for a Dallas County fugitive. Jamal Malik Molette, 21, is wanted for two counts ... Read more

6 days ago by James Jones.

Selma resident wins Veterans of Foreign Wars competition

A Selma resident won an essay competition presented by the Post 5104 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) in Marion. Messia E. Ellis of ... Read more

6 days ago by James Jones.

Dallas County Career and Technical Education Center earns national recognition

The Dallas County Career and Technical Education Center received national recognition last month. The Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE), Career and Technical Education Section ... Read more

6 days ago by James Jones.

Dallas County man arraigned on murder charge

A Dallas County man was arraigned Wednesday in the Dallas County Courthouse for capital murder charges. According to Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson, Demetrius ... Read more

6 days ago by James Jones.

Times-Journal offers its buildings for sale

The Selma Times-Journal is putting its Water Avenue buildings at 1014, 1016 and 1018 for sale. It has contracted with BellCornerstone, a nationwide commercial real ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Valley Grande City Council to buy new walking trail benches

The Valley Grande City Council approved to purchase new walking trail benches at its Council meeting on Monday night. The entire council was present: Mayor ... Read more

1 week ago by James Jones.

ClearWater Awards Scholarship to Selma High graduate

A Selma High School graduate earned a scholarship from ClearWater Solutions. Taylor White of Selma High landed a $1,000 schloarship by ClearWater Solutions. White, the ... Read more

1 week ago by Adam Powell.

Lineman Appreciation Day Honors Alabama’s Selfless Utility Workers

The Energy Institute of Alabama celebrated Alabama Lineman Appreciation Day on Monday. The first Monday in June is a day to worship the state’s utility workers, ... Read more

1 week ago by James Jones.

Private effort launched to repair neglected marina

As people gathered across the country to celebrate Memorial Day, local river enthusiast Jerry Hatfield read a social media post from a friend bemoaning the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Adam Powell.

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