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WTVM 9 Columbus
Traffic accident leaves 1 EB lane blocked in 8400 block of Selma HWY/HWY 80The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office reports that an accident has left one ea
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted an hour ago
The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office reports that an accident has left one eastbound lane of Selma Highway/Highway 80 blocked. The accident occurred within the 8400 block of Selma Highway near Highway 80. The sheriff's office is asking that... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Traffic accident leaves 1 EB lane blocked in 8400 block of Selma HWY/HWY 80The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office reports that an accident has left one ea
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted an hour ago
The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office reports that an accident has left one eastbound lane of Selma Highway/Highway 80 blocked. The accident occurred within the 8400 block of Selma Highway near Highway 80. The sheriff's office is asking that... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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The Hill
Civil Rights icon leads march at Comic Connovels weave his youth as the son of Alabama sharecroppers into his eventual ro
The Hill / Posted 16 hours ago
novels weave his youth as the son of Alabama sharecroppers into his eventual role in the sit-in movements of 1960 and the Selma- to-Montgomery Marches of 1965. ADVERTISEMENT The editor of "March" told the Associated Press that the book is being... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
NFLer Johnson comes home for family fun dayCincinnati Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson hosted his annual MJ93-90 Fami
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson hosted his annual MJ93-90 Family Fun Day at Wallace Community College Selma on Saturday. This is the sixth consecutive year that Johnson has put on this event for his hometown. Unlike the camps... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
15U Selma all-stars advance to semi-finalsThe 15U Selma all-stars won both games Saturday to finish pool play undefeated
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
The 15U Selma all-stars won both games Saturday to finish pool play undefeated in the Dixie Baseball World Series in Independence, Louisiana. The team needed to sweep their pool in order to advance to Sunday’s championship rounds. Saturday morning,... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Unemployment jumps over summer monthsrates are: Vestavia Hills at 3.2 percent, Hoover at 3.6 percent and Homewood at
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
rates are: Vestavia Hills at 3.2 percent, Hoover at 3.6 percent and Homewood at 3.7 percent. Major cities with the highest unemployment rates are: Prichard and Selma at 10.1 percent and Anniston at 7 Percent. and Mobile and Bessemer at 6.5 per... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
SEWELL: Fighting for Head Start in the Black BeltBlack Belt. I serve in Congress because when I was young, my school teachers in
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
Black Belt. I serve in Congress because when I was young, my school teachers invested time in me and our school system in Selma had the resources I needed to learn and grow. As I travel across the Black Belt today, the teachers I meet show the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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Philly.com
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
Philly.com / Posted 20 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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The Columbian
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
The Columbian / Posted 20 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comicnon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 20 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Civil Rights Icon Leads March Through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 20 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Meeting in Baltimore, NAACP revamping for a faster-paced political climatea grand jury declined to indict the white officer in the killing of the black t
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
a grand jury declined to indict the white officer in the killing of the black teenager, its national leaders organized a Selma-to-Montgomery-style march. But as protesting has shifted in recent years to rapid-response efforts and social media... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
WWLP Springfield / Posted 20 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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ajc.com
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
ajc.com / Posted 21 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Connon-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus b
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 hours ago
non-violent protests, from sit-ins at lunch counters in the South and the bus boycott in the mid-1950s to the marches in Selma, Alabama, and Washington, D.C. The book is being used in schools across the country to teach young people about the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Alle-Kiski Valley Center for Active Adults gets upgrades, new programstell all of the people I interview that if your heart isn't in it, don't bother
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
tell all of the people I interview that if your heart isn't in it, don't bother,” she said. Newly hired center manager Selma Shipman, who started her job July 1, has training in customer service, finance and dance and had been trying to get a... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. arrest reports for period ending July 21Anthony Crusoe, 40, 141 Water Ave., Selma, failure to appear for first-degree p
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
Anthony Crusoe, 40, 141 Water Ave., Selma, failure to appear for first-degree possession of marijuana, child support, no bond, in jail Sangernetta Mason, 58, 1808 L.L. Anderson Avenue, Selma, third-degree criminal trespassing, $1,000 bond, made... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
EDITORIAL: Several school supply giveaways coming upSeveral groups throughout Selma and Dallas County are planning school supply gi
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
Several groups throughout Selma and Dallas County are planning school supply giveaways in the coming weeks before the new school year starts. It is great to see so many people giving back and providing children with the supplies they need to go to... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Activists open Black Sheep Relief Center[Terri] Sewell’s office, the chamber, and all of our friends and family coming
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
[Terri] Sewell’s office, the chamber, and all of our friends and family coming out to support us in the city of Selma. We want to let you all know that we’re excited about the progress we’re going to be making here.” TKO is a LGBTQ... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Students learn to operate museumA Selma High School graduate and an incoming senior spent much of their summer
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
A Selma High School graduate and an incoming senior spent much of their summer helping Carolyn Bates at the J.C. Bates Children’s Educational Museum. Catera Pettway and Teisha Green worked at the museum as part of the city of Selma’s Summer Youth... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
15U Selma all-star team keeps rolling in World SeriesHalfway through pool play, the 15U Selma all-stars are 2-0 after Friday’s 12-2
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
Halfway through pool play, the 15U Selma all-stars are 2-0 after Friday’s 12-2 victory over Bartow, Florida in the Dixie Baseball World Series in Independence, Louisiana. In both of the games they have played so far, the team has been able to put... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
SELMA IDOLS: Young singers, musicians attend music camp with Ruben StuddardBy MARY STEWART | The Selma Times-Journal The Ruben Studdard music camp was al
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
By MARY STEWART | The Selma Times-Journal The Ruben Studdard music camp was all about allowing young singers and musicians to learn more about the business and express themselves. Studdard, who won the second season of American idol, was excited to... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
20 Under 40: Melton takes leap of faith to run for mayor of his hometownMayor Darrio Melton, a Selma native, attended Selma High School before going of
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
Mayor Darrio Melton, a Selma native, attended Selma High School before going off to the University of Alabama at Birmingham to study psychology. During his time there, he realized that he wanted to enter seminary and attended Emory University. He... Read more
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New Now Next
Disney, Please Remake "Hocus Pocus" With The "Hidden Figures" CastKendrick Lamar… and Big Frieda?! Others also chimed in with their own casting
New Now Next / Posted 2 days ago
Kendrick Lamar… and Big Frieda?! Others also chimed in with their own casting thoughts, even adding that Ava DuVernay (Selma, A Wrinkle In Time) should direct the remake: Kevin Hart as Billy Butcherson aka The Zombie “It’s my favorite... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. — "Glory" with John Legend — went on to win the Academy... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
First Cahawba to build bank at intersection of connector roadsprocess applied to the decision to open a full-service bank in Troy, the bank’s
The Troy Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
process applied to the decision to open a full-service bank in Troy, the bank’s first full-service location outside of Selma. “Troy is a growing city and we saw some real economic development coming in this market and we saw a need for our... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rapper Common surprises students at school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film “Selma.” His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. – “Glory” with John Legend – went on to win the Academy... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Low turnout expected in race to fill Sessions’ seatseat in the U.S. Senate is scheduled for Aug. 15. Sessions vacated the seat wh
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
seat in the U.S. Senate is scheduled for Aug. 15. Sessions vacated the seat when President Donald Trump selected the Selma-born senator as United States attorney general. Now, 18 candidates — 10 Republicans and eight Democrats — will be on... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Groups plan school supply giveawaysBy JUSTIN SMITH | The Selma Times-Journal The start of the school year is righ
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
By JUSTIN SMITH | The Selma Times-Journal The start of the school year is right around the corner, and several local organizations are doing their part in assisting students and their families by donating school supplies. The Mercy Group is hosting... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
15U Selma all-stars dominate first World Series gameThe 15U Selma all-stars started their World Series trip off with a dominating 1
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The 15U Selma all-stars started their World Series trip off with a dominating 19-1 victory over NOLA, Louisiana. Playing in last week’s American Legions state tournament in Pelham served its purpose in getting the boys ready for the World Series,... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Norwich woman: Protest arrest at Malloy's office was easy partby about 30 supporters. "The arrest was the easy part," Sherman, a Norwich res
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
by about 30 supporters. "The arrest was the easy part," Sherman, a Norwich resident, said Thursday. "This wasn't Selma. I did not put myself at any great risk. I'm glad we were able to make a statement. It was not an act of courage." The... Read more
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/Film
'A Wrinkle in Time' Star Storm Reid Joins Only You MovieAnd Ava Duvernay is one of the most exciting, talented directors today who has
/Film / Posted 2 days ago
And Ava Duvernay is one of the most exciting, talented directors today who has an eye for spotting stars — it was her film Selma that brought Oyelowo into the American public consciousness. So it’s fitting that Reid’s next film will be alongside... Read more
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Al.com
A police car damaged an Alabama Confederate monument and reopened a town's painful woundsPeople, and that's all people, not just one people," said a woman against the r
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
People, and that's all people, not just one people," said a woman against the restoration. Patricia Godwin, president of Selma Chapter 53 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, came to defend the statue since the UDC chapter in Demopolis... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
20 Under 40: Mason finds passion in photographyAshley and Weston Mason met at the University of Mobile, and the two later got
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Ashley and Weston Mason met at the University of Mobile, and the two later got married and moved to Selma where Weston is from. Since then, she has become involved in many aspects of the city, making Selma her home. “My husband is from here, so... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. - "Glory" with John Legend - went on to win the Academy... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. - "Glory" with John Legend - went on to win the Academy... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. - "Glory" with John Legend - went on to win the Academy... Read more
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ABC News
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. — "Glory" with John Legend — went on to win the Academy... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. - "Glory" with John Legend - went on to win the Academy... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. - "Glory" with John Legend - went on to win the Academy... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Toronto Film Festival Gala to Honor Priyanka Chopraher Bollywood pics to the Toronto festival, like Mary Kom in 2014 and What’s Yo
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
her Bollywood pics to the Toronto festival, like Mary Kom in 2014 and What’s Your Raashee? in 2009. Chopra also joined Selma helmer Ava DuVernay and fellow actors James Franco and Ben Richardson as part of a short films jury for a TIFF... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneystudents about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
students about not getting some acting roles he wanted and competing with other musicians to create a song for the film "Selma." His song from the movie about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. — "Glory" with John Legend — went on to win the Academy... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Former Birmingham police officer, disabled veteran regains competitive edge after paralysisgetting ready for another deployment on Nov. 3, 2007. He was taking a physical
The Birmingham Times / Posted 3 days ago
getting ready for another deployment on Nov. 3, 2007. He was taking a physical fitness test at the old Craig Airfield near Selma, doing sit-ups as fast as he could when he came down on a rock that punctured his spine. “[Doctors] thought I was just... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Beardsley Zoo introduces twin Lynx kittens to the publicThe parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple V
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
The parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, born in May 1991, and a female, Selma, from Utah’s Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, born in May 1992. “This birth is very significant for the zoo in that it is... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Beardsley Zoo introduces twin Lynx kittens to the publicThe parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple V
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
The parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, born in May 1991, and a female, Selma, from Utah’s Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, born in May 1992. “This birth is very significant for the zoo in that it is... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Beardsley Zoo introduces twin Lynx kittens to the publicThe parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple V
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
The parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, born in May 1991, and a female, Selma, from Utah’s Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, born in May 1992. “This birth is very significant for the zoo in that it is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Beardsley Zoo introduces twin Lynx kittens to the publicThe parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple V
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
The parents are Sasquatch, a male, originally from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, born in May 1991, and a female, Selma, from Utah’s Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City, born in May 1992. “This birth is very significant for the zoo in that it is... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Selma Police Department incident reports for period ending July 18:on person reported on the 1300 block of Alabama Avenue Disorderly conduct in p
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
on person reported on the 1300 block of Alabama Avenue Disorderly conduct in progress reported on the 1900 block of Selma Avenue Theft already occurred reported on the 2300 block of Main Street Criminal mischief already occurred reported... Read more
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