Selma Events Kick Off With Jimmy Lee Jackson Play

Selma kicked off it's events earlier today with a performance commemorating one of the martyrs who died.

Hundreds Flock To Selma Mass Meeting At Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church

The excitement in Selma is growing the closer we get to the 50th anniversary of the voting rights March, but tonight people from all over the nation stopped to honor the past and look forward to the future.

Activity Increases as 50th Celebration Kicks Off in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom-- There's a noticeable increase in activity around Selma -- and people are starting to pour into the city to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the historic Selma Voting Rights Movement.

Man Drowns While Fishing in Pond

A man's body has been pulled from a pond in Butler County today, after he drowned while fishing.