Wednesday, October 1, 2014

West Alabama Newsroom

Charges Filed Against Teen in Selma Vigil Shooting
Authorities say a teen has been charged with assault for firing gunshots during a vigil for a woman who died in a car crash.

58th Annual Central Alabama Fair Kicks Off in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The 58th annual Central Alabama Fair kicks off in Selma and people in west Alabama are gearing up for a fun-filled week of thrills and chills.

Selma City Leaders Borrow Four Million Dollars for Infrastructure Upgrade
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The city of Selma is taking out a four million dollar loan to pay for some infrastructure upgrades in one of the oldest city's in the state.

Selma Man Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter
Business Symposium Looks to Boost Small Business in Lowndes Co.
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A business symposium in Hayneville looks to provide a boost to small businesses throughout Lowndes County.

Ala. Governor Announces Reward in Girl's Death
Alabama Unemployment Declines to 6.9 Percent
Selma Leaders Plan and Prepare for 50th Anniversary of Historic March
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Preparation for the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March next year has been going on for months. Now some of the plans to commemorate the event are beginning to come into focus.

State Troopers Gearing Up for Annual Footwash Festival
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The 126th Annual Footwash Festival in West Alabama is a little more than a week away -- and Alabama State Troopers gearing up to make sure festival-goers stay safe.

Gubernatorial Candidate Parker Griffith Campaigns in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Parker Griffith makes a campaign stop in Selma.