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Daily Mail
Martin Luther King's daughter stands behind NFL players who kneltarrested during the demonstration for parading without a permit, which had been
Daily Mail / Posted 34 minutes ago
arrested during the demonstration for parading without a permit, which had been a push to get to get African Americans in Selma registered to vote. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones (center, in blue suit), who gave $1million to Trump’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
See violent crime numbers in San Antonio, surrounding citieshalf the San Antonio area's municipalities saw increases in violent crime from
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 40 minutes ago
half the San Antonio area's municipalities saw increases in violent crime from 2015 to 2016. Most notably, Schertz, Seguin, Selma, Hondo and New Braunfels felt upticks in crimes like aggravated assault, rape and robbery. Crime in New Braunfels... Read more
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Gulf News
Hot Stuff: Splash goes exclusive, onlineMichael Kors are perfect for you. The collection, which features five different
Gulf News / Posted an hour ago
Michael Kors are perfect for you. The collection, which features five different designs, is based on the brand’s iconic Selma handbag. Four of the designs celebrate different cities — London, Tokyo, Paris and New York. While the fifth is a... Read more
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The News & Observer
This NC school system had a clear message to the state: back offJohnston County school Selma Middle opposed NC's Innovative School District | N
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
Johnston County school Selma Middle opposed NC's Innovative School District | News & Observer September 26, 2017 11:27 AM Big changes are on the way for some low-performing schools... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
20 S.A.-area communities with the highest violent crime rates in 2016, according to the FBI2016, violent crime increased in more than half of the San Antonio region’s cit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
2016, violent crime increased in more than half of the San Antonio region’s cities and towns, including Schertz, Seguin, Selma, New Braunfels and Hondo, according to new FBI data released Monday. But it’s not all bad news: The numbers are still... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Award-winning journalist Ron Higgins shares insight on SEC footballThe Selma QB Club gathered for their third meeting of the year Monday night to
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
The Selma QB Club gathered for their third meeting of the year Monday night to hear from award-winning sports writer Ron Higgins of The Times-Picayune (New Orleans). Higgins was named Louisiana Sportswriter of the Year by the National Sportscasters... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Old Cahawba breaks ground on new entranceentrance. The Cahaba Foundation, the Alabama Historical Commission and the Cah
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
entrance. The Cahaba Foundation, the Alabama Historical Commission and the Cahawba Advisory Committee in partnership with Selma and Dallas County Chamber and Tourism Information held the event at the park. “When you get to Cahawba, you’ll know... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. arrest reports for period ending Sept. 25:Tieisha Blue, 33, 2700 Old Montgomery Highway, Selma third-degree theft, $15,00
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
Tieisha Blue, 33, 2700 Old Montgomery Highway, Selma third-degree theft, $15,000 bond, made bond Jimmy Dragg, 42, 268 County Road 911, Orrville, harassing communication, $1,000 bond, made bond Walter Johnson, 40, 3784 Pernell Road, Selma, indecent... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Selma BOE continues to negotiate contract with superintendentThe Selma City School Board voted Monday to approve an amended contract for sup
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
The Selma City School Board voted Monday to approve an amended contract for superintendent finalist Avis Williams during a special called meeting. Now, the board is waiting to see if Williams will accept the contract with the amendments. “We’ve had... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
School asks council to waive fees for stadiumEllwood Christian Academy has asked the Selma City Council to waive the fee it
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
Ellwood Christian Academy has asked the Selma City Council to waive the fee it charges for the use of Memorial Stadium. Ellwood’s football team uses the stadium for its home games. ECA athletic director Denisha Hendricks said the school couldn’t... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield’s John Legend blasts Trump, supports protesting NFL playersthe crowd. Legend compared the NFL player protests to the marches in 1965 duri
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
the crowd. Legend compared the NFL player protests to the marches in 1965 during the Civil Rights Movement. “Protests in Selma, Alabama, changed the trajectory of this nation and catapulted the Voting Rights Act into being,” he says in the op-ed.... Read more
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BBC News
Alabama election pits Trump against his baseairwaves for months. The senator's fate, rather, could be decided by the kind
BBC News / Posted 19 hours ago
airwaves for months. The senator's fate, rather, could be decided by the kind of folks having lunch in Charlie's Place, in Selma, Alabama, on Friday afternoon. Just a block from the Edmund Pettis Bridge, where a violent clash between police and... Read more
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The Selma Enterprise
Ramirez to play in all-star game“It’s well deserved,” Selma coach Matt Logue said. “He’s been a great player fo
The Selma Enterprise / Posted 19 hours ago
“It’s well deserved,” Selma coach Matt Logue said. “He’s been a great player for us for three years. Last year he could not play in the all-star game (it is for seniors), but he is one of the better players in the valley. He deserves to play in the... Read more
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TSN
NFL protests: 2 distinct visions of patriotism clashare not to be admired as pyramids, but of objects of constant improvement. He
TSN / Posted 20 hours ago
are not to be admired as pyramids, but of objects of constant improvement. He offered a more detailed explanation in Selma, Ala. On the 50th anniversary of a blood-soaked march for voting rights, Obama described the people who trudged in the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
International Paper to convert paper machine at Selma millInternational Paper will convert its paper machine at the Riverdale Mill in Sel
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 21 hours ago
International Paper will convert its paper machine at the Riverdale Mill in Selma by 2019, growing the business and adding jobs. IP announced Friday their plans to invest about $300 million to convert its No. 15 paper machine in Selma from uncoated... Read more
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New America Media
This Was Never About the AnthemMontgomery city transportation worker, “Nah, I’m good,” because she hated buses
New America Media / Posted yesterday
Montgomery city transportation worker, “Nah, I’m good,” because she hated buses. Martin Luther King Jr., John Lewis and the Selma, Ala., citizens who fought for the right to vote must’ve hated the Edmund Pettus Bridge, according to their logic. In... Read more
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CBC.ca
Donald Trump's athlete tweets spark high-profile protestAmerica Ferrera applauded the athletes for "strength and courage," and Olivia W
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
America Ferrera applauded the athletes for "strength and courage," and Olivia Wilde called the sports community "brave." Selma director Ava DuVernay and comedian and activist Ed Asner also posted messages using #takeaknee. Rowling and Nanjiani... Read more
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Variety
Selma Vilhunen’s ‘Stupid Young Heart’ Wins Finnish Film Affair PrizeSelma Vilhunen’s ‘Stupid Young Heart’ won the Work-In-Progress prize at the Fin
Variety / Posted yesterday
Selma Vilhunen’s ‘Stupid Young Heart’ won the Work-In-Progress prize at the Finnish Film Affair, the industry forum running alongside Helsinki International Film Festival. “Stupid Young Heart” was presented in post-production at the Finnish Film... Read more
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Salon.com
"Son of a bitch": Trump's NFL outburst fits a larger patternand Birmingham's notorious commissioner of public safety, Eugene “Bull” Connor,
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
and Birmingham's notorious commissioner of public safety, Eugene “Bull” Connor, were violent white supremacists. "Bloody Selma" saw massive white violence against an interracial group of civil rights freedom fighters who dared to march for equal... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Colorado gold to peak soonMesa Creek Ski Area (old Powderhorn) on Saturday. Bernardo, the father, shoots
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Mesa Creek Ski Area (old Powderhorn) on Saturday. Bernardo, the father, shoots the photo of Cody, 15, left, mother Emma and Selma, 12. Evolette, 8, is blocked by dad. A pair of small, golden aspens bend in the wind against a background of... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Little Rock Nine's Children Speak at Panelwhere we are we have to look at things like the Central High Crisis, the death
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
where we are we have to look at things like the Central High Crisis, the death of Emmitt Till, the Montgomery bus boycott, Selma to Montgomery," said Spirit Trickey, daughter of Minnijean Brown Trickey. "All of these things led us to this point... Read more
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Al.com
As Trump feuds with NFL players, MLK kneeling in Selma photo resurfacesLuther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change tweeted one of the first im
Al.com / Posted yesterday
Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change tweeted one of the first images, of King down on his left knee in Selma, Alabama, on Feb. 1, 1965. To his left is friend and fellow civil rights leader Ralph Abernathy, head bowed in prayer.... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Kentuckiana doctors recommend flu shot ahead of flu seasonhave children who come in and say, 'I want the nose thing.' We have to tell the
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
have children who come in and say, 'I want the nose thing.' We have to tell them, 'no no, this year it's the shot,'" Dr. Selma Winner, with Norton Children's Medical Associates said. Pediatricians have had to break the bad news two years in a... Read more
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Slate
John Legend on Why the NFL Protests Are PatrioticKennedy had little choice but to push for a Civil Rights Act that demanded equa
Slate / Posted yesterday
Kennedy had little choice but to push for a Civil Rights Act that demanded equal services and equal rights. Protests in Selma, Alabama, changed the trajectory of this nation and catapulted the Voting Rights Act into being. Soon after images of... Read more
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The Manila Times
555 examinees pass the Real Estate Appraiser examsJULJANI, ALDRIN ABBAS 281 JUMAWID, JAYFRED TURALDE 282 JUNIO, CYREL CURAN 28
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
JULJANI, ALDRIN ABBAS 281 JUMAWID, JAYFRED TURALDE 282 JUNIO, CYREL CURAN 283 JUSON, ANTONIO CANILLAS 284 KANONGKONG, SELMA SAPKI 285 KATIGBAK, KENNETH MENDOZA 286 KIM, KARINA VIRGINIA PERPETUA CABAHUG 287 KRISHNAN, NATIVIDAD CORANEZ 288... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
EDITORIAL: International Paper investment welcomed newsAn announcement made Friday morning out of Memphis, Tennessee, has Selma singin
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
An announcement made Friday morning out of Memphis, Tennessee, has Selma singing anything but the blues. International Paper made public its plans to invest $300 million at its Riverdale Mill in Selma. The investment will convert one of the mill’s... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
AVERETTE: The fall of the hotel of SelmaEver since I moved to Selma three years ago, I’ve heard about how great the reo
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Ever since I moved to Selma three years ago, I’ve heard about how great the reopening of the St. James Hotel was. I don’t necessarily mean the St. James operating as a hotel again, even though that was surely fantastic news. I’m talking more about... Read more
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Daily Mail
Selma Blair looks fresh in powder blue dress while walking her new dogWalking on sunshine! Selma Blair cuts effortlessly chic figure in powder blue d
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Walking on sunshine! Selma Blair cuts effortlessly chic figure in powder blue dress during weekend stroll with sweet new dog Selma Blair made a fashion statement during a Saturday morning stroll with her new dog in West Hollywood. The brunette... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Run for Kenya raises $100K to build medical clinicthis year’s race. The couple has traveled to Kenya on a mission trip four years
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
this year’s race. The couple has traveled to Kenya on a mission trip four years ago with Integrity. Caroline is native of Selma and said the Hicks were mentors of hers growing up. “Big Alan told me when I was 18, ‘Caroline, one day you are going... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Council weighs extending current budget 60 daysThe Selma City Council has discussed extending the current year’s budget into t
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The Selma City Council has discussed extending the current year’s budget into the 2018 budget year. The council has yet to vote on a budget, which must be passed by state law when the new fiscal year begins Oct. 1. During Thursday’s council work... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
WHAT HAPPENED? 20 years after $6 million renovation with grand gala St. James Hotel boarded upChristmas 1997 in Selma was extra jolly. One of the city’s landmarks, the St. J
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Christmas 1997 in Selma was extra jolly. One of the city’s landmarks, the St. James Hotel had just finished a $6 million renovation. Newspaper accounts heralded the celebration with headlines like “St. James is back in business,” “Outsides agree —... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Tarell Alvin McCraney on life after 'Moonlight' and his play in L.A., 'Head of Passes'those interested in sitting around the hearth. More often than not, those are t
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
those interested in sitting around the hearth. More often than not, those are the exciting people: the Barrys, the Avas [“Selma” director Ava DuVernay], the Tinas [“Head of Passes” director Tina Landau], the Phylicias. They go, “Cool. That’s what... Read more
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Al.com
International Paper investing $300 million in Selma millInternational Paper has announced plans for a $300 million conversion of its No
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
International Paper has announced plans for a $300 million conversion of its No. 15 paper machine at the Riverdale Mill in Selma. The move will allow the mill to produce high quality whitetop linerboard and containerboard, adding 450,000 tons of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Final scores and what you need to know after Week 6 of the high school football seasonoff another close win against a 4A rival; South Johnston is now 4-2 and has bee
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
off another close win against a 4A rival; South Johnston is now 4-2 and has been in every game it’s played. Smithfield-Selma was idle this week, but next week it’s got a good chance at snapping a 24-game losing skid.Durham, Orange, Chatham and... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Guilty plea entered in synthetic marijuana caseA Selma man pleaded guilty Friday to unlawful distribution of a controlled subs
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
A Selma man pleaded guilty Friday to unlawful distribution of a controlled substance. According to Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson, 41-year-old Elia Samir Habib Sidom pleaded guilty to two counts of distributing synthetic marijuana,... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Glenwood wins roller coaster at MorganBy JEROME HAND | For The Selma Times-Journal Morgan Academy dropped a thriller
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
By JEROME HAND | For The Selma Times-Journal Morgan Academy dropped a thriller Friday night in Selma falling to the Glenwood Gators 31-21 in a roller coaster game. The Senators stormed out of the gate scoring 14 points in the first quarter. Peyton... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
TEACHER OF THE WEEK: Martin finds second career in the classroomas many people did. After graduating from Francis Marion High School in Marion
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
as many people did. After graduating from Francis Marion High School in Marion, she attended Wallace Community College Selma and became a hair stylist. She spent 15 years in the field but felt like there was just something more she could... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Pike County gets best of SouthsideBRUNDIDGE — The Pike County Bulldogs got back in the win column Friday night wh
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
BRUNDIDGE — The Pike County Bulldogs got back in the win column Friday night when they defeated Southside Selma 28-16. The Bulldogs found success running the football against the Panthers. Jahzarian Lampley finished the game with 95 yards on 13... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
Defensive stand: Bulldogs get back on track with win over PanthersThe Pike County Bulldogs got back in the win column Friday night when they defe
The Troy Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
The Pike County Bulldogs got back in the win column Friday night when they defeated Southside Selma 28-16 at Bulldogs Stadium. The win for the Bulldogs improves their record on the season to 3-1 overall and 2-1 in region play. After falling last... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Patrick Haggerty has a story that's better than yours, even Hollywood thinks sohe was a teenager and thought he might become a movie star or a country singer.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
he was a teenager and thought he might become a movie star or a country singer. After Martin Luther King, Jr. marched in Selma, he decided to become an activist instead. Haggerty joined the Peace Corps, and was discharged after it was discovered... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
International Paper to invest $300 million in Riverdale MillInternational Paper is investing $300 million in its Riverdale Mill in Selma to
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
International Paper is investing $300 million in its Riverdale Mill in Selma to help grow its industrial packaging business. The announcement was made Friday at the company’s headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee. “I think it’s pretty exciting in... Read more
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PaperAge.com
International Paper to Convert UFS Paper Machine at Riverdale Mill to Board GradesIP will convert its No. 15 paper machine at the Riverdale Mill in Selma, Alabam
PaperAge.com / Posted 4 days ago
IP will convert its No. 15 paper machine at the Riverdale Mill in Selma, Alabama from uncoated freesheet to high quality whitetop linerboard and containerboard. The investment will add 450,000 tons of annual capacity, with flexibility to shift... Read more
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Boston Globe
Where could a Martin Luther King statue go in Boston?in 1968 at age 39. He had returned to Boston just a few years earlier, in 1965,
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
in 1968 at age 39. He had returned to Boston just a few years earlier, in 1965, only a month after the march in Selma, Ala., that helped galvanize the civil rights movement nationwide. He marched from the South End to Boston Common,... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
Bulldogs host the PanthersThe Pike County Bulldogs are in rare territory heading into Friday night’s game
The Troy Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
The Pike County Bulldogs are in rare territory heading into Friday night’s game with region foe Southside Selma at Bulldogs Stadium. The Bulldogs (2-1, 1-1) fell to Montgomery last Friday night 31-7. It was the Bulldogs’ first region loss since the... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. arrest reports for period ending Sept. 21:Yulonda Franklin, 40, 107 Beach Creek Drive, Selma, failure to provide insuranc
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Yulonda Franklin, 40, 107 Beach Creek Drive, Selma, failure to provide insurance, $500 cash bond, in jail Gaberail Allison, 24, 3202 Lincoln Drive, Selma, third-degree theft, $15,000 bond, made bond Jimmy Rogers, 28, 197 Quail Hollow Drive, Valley... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Late librarian inducted into social work hall of famePeople that knew Patricia Swift Blalock say it is difficult to put in words wha
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
People that knew Patricia Swift Blalock say it is difficult to put in words what she meant to the Selma and Dallas County community, but it is apparent she left a lasting impression on many. Blalock, who served as a social worker for many years and... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Final preparations made for Integrity Worldwide racewhich took weeks to do, they prayed for the person that’s going to receive them
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
which took weeks to do, they prayed for the person that’s going to receive them. It’s a part of Meto, and they did it for Selma, for the person that’s going to receive them,” Gilmer said. “It’s such a neat thing for us to get to bring back here... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. arrest reports for period ending Sept. 19:Donald Goodwin, 48, 207 Hooper Drive, Selma, unlawful possession of marijuana,
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Donald Goodwin, 48, 207 Hooper Drive, Selma, unlawful possession of marijuana, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, no bond listed, made bond Bryant Hall, 43, 394 William Cosby Road, Tyler, hold for Jefferson County, no bond listed, in... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
There is hope in new experiencesincluding myself, left feeling energized and restored. There’s plenty of new e
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
including myself, left feeling energized and restored. There’s plenty of new experiences waiting on you right here in Selma: a new church, a new event, a new business, a new organization to support. Broaden your horizons, open your heart,... Read more
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Breitbart
John Lewis: Trump ‘Made It Very Comfortable for People to Put on Those Hoods, Put on Those Sheets’attempted to burn us on the bus, we were left bloody and unconscious by angry m
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
attempted to burn us on the bus, we were left bloody and unconscious by angry mobs.” “When we attempted to march from Selma to Montgomery just for the right to vote, to protest in a peaceful, orderly, non-violent fashion, we were beaten by the... Read more
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