The new year is off and running and what an amazing start. Yes, I mean that somewhat sarcastically and have been appalled by the national news. Still I have had more than a few laughs with friends and family regarding social media posts about the new year. One of my favorite memes for the ye…

ALABAMA A&M UNIVERSITY, Ala. - Traditionally, the third Monday in January is recognized as the MLK Day of Service. More importantly, it is a federal holiday to honor the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the legacy he left behind. King, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, was a prominent…

A Microsoft Philanthropies program titled Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS) is looking to expand in Alabama, including the Black Belt region where Selma and other communities resides.  The goal of TEALS is to help teachers create CS and technology education programs so tha…

MainStreet Urgent Care is offering COVID vaccine at its Selma location.They do not accept appointments, but use same-day online registration which opens two hours prior to the clinic opening.They are also encouraging residents to reach out to an elderly neighbor or family member and help the…