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Selma, Alabama is located in Dallas County. Zip codes in Selma, AL include 36702, 36701, and 36703. The median home price in Selma is $104,900. More Selma information.

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Tuesday | Alabama Live

Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals upholds conviction of man who killed 3-year-old in Dallas County

The individual cases of Quante Dequan Rice and Aaron Harris were prosecuted at trial by Dallas County District Attorney Michael W. Jackson's office, Attorney General Luther Strange announced today.


Tuesday | CBS Atlanta

Jury chosen in buttocks injection death trial

Opening arguments are scheduled Tuesday in the trial of a woman charged giving unlicensed buttocks injections that prosecutors say killed two women.


Mon Aug 25, 2014

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Alabama couple charged in scheme to get girl pregnant

SELMA, Ala.- Authorities say an Alabama couple tried to obtain a baby by sexually assaulting an underage girl in hopes she'd get pregnant.


Sat Aug 23, 2014


Re: Teacher Suspended For Making 6th Graders Re-Enact #MikeBrown Shooting

An unidentified sixth grade teacher at Brantley Elementary School in Selma, Ala., was reportedly suspended, after she instructed her students to re-enact the Michael Brown shooting in class, according to The Selma Times-Journal .


Essence Magazine

First Look: David Oyelowo As Martin Luther King Jr. In 'Selma' Biopic

Paramount has released a first look at the upcoming fall biopic, Selma , which portrays Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s fight to pass the Voting Rights Act of 1965.


Fri Aug 22, 2014

WGY-AM Albany

Teacher On Leave After Instructing Sixth Graders To Perform Michael Brown Death Skit

Officials at Brantley Elementary School in Selma, Ala. placed a sixth-grade teacher on paid administrative leave on Wednesday after he directed his students to reenact the police shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.


Thu Aug 21, 2014

Hudson Valley Press

National Moment Of Silence For Victims?

As I sat watching the video showing the dead body of Michael Brown lying on the ground in Ferguson County, Missouri my heart felt very heavy.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

New York Daily News

Ala. teacher suspended for having students recreate Michael Brown shooting

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson is seen with another officer standing over the body of Michael Brown on Aug. 9. Michael Brown, who was unarmed, was shot six times by a white Missouri cop on Aug. 9, sparking days of violent demonstrations.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

Alabama Live

Man accused of shooting mother's boyfriend during Monday night fight, Selma police say

Michael Blevins, 23, is charged with first-degree assault, according to Selma police.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

Alabama Live

Auburn creed connects to summer in Selma

I believe that this is a practical world and that I can count only on what I earn.


Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Uua Bookstore Presents the Selma Awakening by Mark D. Morrison-Reed

UUA Moderator Jim Key reflects on how, nearly fifty years ago, the UUA Board of Trustees recessed their 1965 spring meeting to join Unitarian Universalists from across the country in Selma, Alabama, in the struggle for voting rights.


Wed Aug 13, 2014


Industrial recycling firm locates in Selma, AL, to service...

A former major league baseball player is teaming up with the largest employer in Dallas County to help recycle industrial waste.


Alabama Live

Extension coordinator works to build civic partnerships

Dallas County Extension Coordinator Callie Nelson says her goal is to get people working together to create a better community for all.


Tue Aug 12, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Dallas Co. bus driver caught speeding, committing other violations

Another 130 U.S. troops arrived in Iraq on Tuesday on what the Pentagon described as a temporary mission to assess the scope of the humanitarian crisis facing thousands of displaced Iraqi civilians trapped on Sinjar... Immediate action was taken on Tuesday to get a speeding bus driver off the road thanks to the 12 News Defenders.


Mon Aug 11, 2014

Daily Kos

"And So You're Back, From Outer Space . . . "

Jason Zengerle of New Republic recently published an excellent, timely article entitled The New Racism which focuses on the political career of Hank Sanders, who took his diploma from Harvard Law back to his home in Alabama to make it a better place for African Americans, like himself, to live and learn and work .


Sun Aug 10, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

3 arrested during meth bust in Dallas County

Authorities arrested Phillip Michael Bryant, Sheila Woods and Heather Woods on charges of second degree manufacturing drugs and second degree possession of drug paraphernalia.


Thu Aug 07, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Selma City Schools turning corner on controversy with new school year

Major changes are on the horizon for Alabama State University. A special-called Board of Trustees meeting is scheduled for Friday at which time members are expected to elect a new chairman and vice chair.


Where Are Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway Filming...

If you're on Berkeley Pl in Brooklyn today you just might see Robert De Niro running errands for Anne Hathaway.


The Star Press

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Motion to extend former Selma teacher's jail time still pending

At the time, the Dallas County Sheriff's Department allowed Williams to attend her father's church service in Orrville in which he is a pastor.



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