Annual Central Alabama Fair Set to Kick Off in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The 64th Annual Central Alabama Fair kicks off Tuesday in Selma. And final preparations are underway today to make sure everything’s ready. Major changes mark the start of a new era for the Central Alabama Fair. The five-day event is now held farther back during the calendar year — on the first week in November….

Single Vehicle Crash Claims Life of Bullock Co. Man

A single-vehicle crash at 8:30 p.m. Monday, May 30, took the life of a Midway man. Bernard Jackson, 59, was killed when the Ford Expedition he was driving left Bullock County 106, approximately 15 miles northwest of Union Springs, and overturned. Jackson, who was not using a seat belt, was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene. Preliminary investigation indicates…