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Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles deny Selma man parole

A Selma man was denied parole by The Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles last week. Bruce Dewayne Browder was denied parole for a capital murder ... Read more

10 hours ago by James Jones.

Selma man charged with felony murder

A Selma man is charged with felony murder from a death that happened in October. Mardreikus Miles, 23, has been charged with felony murder and ... Read more

1 day ago by James Jones.

Vaccine rates on the rise: At least 30 percent vaccinated in 29 counties

According to a Thursday update from the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH), at least 30 percent of residents in 29 counties, including Dallas County ... Read more

1 day ago by Adam Powell.

ARCH receives funds for local efforts

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced Friday that more than $22 million had been handed down to organizations across the state to help Alabamians facing homelessness ... Read more

1 day ago by Adam Powell.

Local health professionals join call for Medicaid expansion

Vaughan Regional Medical Center (VRMC) CEO David McCormack and local physician Dr. Lotfi Bashir joined over 300 medical professionals across the state in drafting a ... Read more

1 day ago by Adam Powell.

Perkins calls for new COVID ordinance

During a last-minute press conference at the Carl C. Morgan Convention Center Thursday morning, Selma Mayor James Perkins Jr. announced that, following a meeting with ... Read more

2 days ago by Adam Powell.

Dallas County Sheriff Office investigate embezzlement at Meadowview Christian School

The Dallas County Sheriff Office is investigating an embezzlement that occurred at Meadowview Christian School. Jennifer Robinson, 43, was arrested Monday and charged with first-degree ... Read more

3 days ago by James Jones.

ADPH says at least 1-in-4 vaccinated in 42 counties

According to a Monday update from the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH), at least  25 percent of residents age 16 and older have received ... Read more

4 days ago by Adam Powell.

SCS rallies leaders to tackle ‘culture of crime’ in Selma

Selma City Schools Superintendent Dr. Avis Williams, alongside Selma Mayor James Perkins Jr. and a host of other city and county leaders, held a press ... Read more

4 days ago by Adam Powell.

Will Barrett speaks at Valley Grande City Council meeting

Will Barrett of Civil Southeast spoke at the Valley Grande City Council meeting on Monday night. Barrett addressed the council about applying for the TAP ... Read more

4 days ago by James Jones.

Wetumpka teenager killed in Lowndes County accident

A Selma woman was involved in a two-vehicle crash that killed a Wetumpka teenager in Lowndes County on Easter weekend. Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports ... Read more

6 days ago by James Jones.

Dallas County organizations getting ready for World Health Day

Several Dallas County organizations will celebrate World Health Day next week. Women Mission Union will be teaming with members of Northside Baptist Church, the ladies ... Read more

6 days ago by James Jones.

Weekly claims spike in county

The Alabama Department of Labor (ADOL) release weekly unemployment figures showing that 182 first-jobless claims were filed in Dallas County last week, a significant increase ... Read more

1 week ago by Adam Powell.

Unnamed SPD officers call for chief’s removal in letter

In a letter addressed to Selma Mayor James Perkins Jr. and the Selma City Council, officers with the Selma Police Department (SPD) took issue with ... Read more

1 week ago by Adam Powell.

Unemployed, concerned over Transportation, Losing Government Benefits 

An AlabamaWorks survey says Transportation, childcare and concerns over losing government benefits are among the main barriers facing unemployed and underemployed Alabama residents. The survey, ... Read more

1 week ago by James Jones.

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