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Stories with place: Selma
  • new storyAlabama Senate seeks to rename Edmund Pettus Bridge 
    Updated: Jun-03-15 2:00 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama senators are seeking to rename Selma's Edmund Pettus Bridge, a historic site in the voting rights movement that also bears the name of a Ku Klux Klan officer.

  • new storyAlabama Senate seeks to rename Edmund Pettus Bridge 
    Updated: Jun-03-15 1:40 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama senators took a step toward renaming Selma's Edmund Pettus Bridge, a historic site in the voting rights movement that also bears the name of a Ku Klux Klan officer.

  • Selma leaders request review of anniversary tax revenue 
    Updated: May-13-15 3:12 pm

    SELMA, Alabama - Selma city officials are asking for a state audit to determine why the city's tax revenue in March was lower than anticipated despite thousands visiting for the 50th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge.

  • Autistic boy fatally struck by train in central Alabama 
    Updated: May-12-15 3:39 pm

    PLANTERSVILLE, Alabama - Authorities say an autistic boy has died after being struck by a train in central Alabama.

  • Michelle Obama addresses Tuskegee University graduates story has photos
    Updated: May-09-15 6:08 pm

    TUSKEGEE, Alabama - Michelle Obama on Saturday invoked the storied history of Tuskegee University as she urged new graduates to soar to their futures, saying the past provides a blueprint for a country still struggling with the "age-old problems" of discrimination and race.