Monday, March 30, 2015

West Alabama Newsroom

State's Largest Historic District on Display at Annual Historic Selma Pilgrimage
From the West Alabama newsroom-- The 40th annual Historic Selma Pilgrimage gets underway in Selma.

Students Relive Selma's History With Walking Classroom
Tents cover the ground outside of the Lowndes Interpretive Center just outside of Selma. It's a site that once held marchers pushing for civil rights. Now it holds about 75 students looking to learn from history.

Movie Theater Set to Reopen in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Good news for movie-lovers in Selma. The city's only movie theater is set to reopen.

Saturday Night Selma Shooting Now a Murder Investigation
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A woman who was shot outside a Selma lounge Saturday night has died -- now police are investigating a murder.

Voting Rights Foot Soldiers Honored
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- President Obama signs a bill into law that honors the unsung heroes of the historic Selma to Montgomery marches with the Congressional Gold Medal.

Police Investigate Rash of Violence in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Selma Police are working overtime -- after a deadly outbreak of violence in the city over the weekend.

Two Injured in Overnight Shooting in Selma
Police are investigating a shooting outside of a bar in Selma.

Two Arrested on Capital Murder Charges After Selma Shooting
Two people have been arrested on capital murder charges after an overnight shooting in Selma.

Two People Arrested For Allegedly Stealing a Woman's Credit Card
Two people are behind bars for allegedly stealing a woman's credit card and going on a shopping spree

Suspect Arrested on Attempted Murder Charges
Selma police have made an arrest for a shooting that happened last year