Saturday, April 18, 2015

West Alabama Newsroom

Annual Run for the Reason Raises Money and Awareness in the Fight Against Cancer
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A group of runners is on a 350-mile journey -- to help save lives.

New Selma School Superintendent Hits the Ground Running
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Its the first week on the job for the new superintendent of Selma City Schools -- and she's already implementing her plan to move the district forward.

Fate of Historic Selma Hotel Uncertain
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The historic St. James Hotel in Selma is once again under new management -- and its buzzing with activity during the city's spring tourism season.

Selma Police Expand Search for Missing Woman to Montgomery
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Selma Police have expanded their search for a missing woman to include the Montgomery area.

Anonymous Tip Leads to Police Stand-off and Two Arrests in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- An anonymous tip concerning the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive leads to a police stand-off and two arrests in Selma.

Perry Co. Schools to Close Elementary Schools
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Officials at Perry County Schools plan to shut down both of the elementary schools in the district at the end of the school year because of budget cuts.

High Profile Cases Head to Dallas County Court
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The Dallas County Courthouse has been a busy place this week -- with a couple of high profile cases making their way through the justice system this week.

Two Killed in House Fire in Selma
Authorities are trying to determine the cause of a house fire that killed two people in Selma on Easter.

Walk to Calvary Reenactment in Selma Brings Easter Story to Life
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A unique tradition in Selma known as the Walk to Calvary -- pulls the Easter story out of the church building -- and takes it into the street.

Cahaba Center Hosts 36th Annual Special Olympics
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The Cahaba Center for Mental Health hosts the 36th annual Special Olympics at Memorial Stadium in Selma.