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Selma police arrest 4 after shooting in downtown Selma
Selma Police say four men were arrested and are being charged after nearly 40 shots were fired at a group of people in downtown Selma.
CBS 3 Springfield
Family speaks out on butt injection verdict
The jury found Tracy Lynn Garner guilty of depraved heart murder Friday. Sentencing is scheduled Tuesday for the death of Karima Gordon.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
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.
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 .
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
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
Fri Aug 15, 2014
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.
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
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
"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
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
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.