News in Selma, Alabama

Selma Police arrest woman in apparent domestic violence case
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:28:03 -0700

The Selma Police Department has made an arrest in what appears to be a domestic violence dispute.

149th Battle of Selma starts on Thursday
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:24:48 -0700

The 149th anniversary of the Battle of Selma will start on Thursday and continue through Sunday.

Man shot and killed during attempted robbery in Selma
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:19:09 -0700

Selma police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man early Tuesday morning.

Al Benn's Alabama: Long-gone educator's name lives on in Selma
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 02:13:10 -0700

R.B. Hudson is long gone, but his name is still magic for those who never met him but credit their successes, in part, to his memory.

4-year-old recovering after being attacked by dog in Selma
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:17:26 -0700

A 4-year-old has severe injuries after being attacked by a pit bill in Selma, according to Selma police.

Selma Police: Man admits arson was revenge for brother's death
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:47:53 -0700

The Selma Police Department has made an arrest in connection to an arson investigation.

New Civil Rights movie 'Selma' looking to fill roles
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:20:04 -0700

A new movie that Oprah Winfrey is producing about the Civil Rights movement in Alabama is looking for people to audition for principal roles, according to the  Project Casting  website.

Portion of Coalburg Road to be closed until early summer
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:23:04 -0700

Birmingham City officials say a portion of Coalburg Road will  be closed until early summer to be widened.

Birmingham council committee could revoke 3 business licenses
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:22:40 -0700

The Birmingham City Council's Public Safety Committee is discussing possibly revoking three business licenses for VIP Spa, Continental Ballroom and Foxx Trap Strip Club.

Grandmother indicted for death of boy
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:24:58 -0700

A Marshall County grand jury indicted a woman accused of running over her 2-year-old grandson while allegedly under the influence of prescription medication.