Bloch Park

Selma city council votes to keep and repair Memorial Stadium

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The Selma City Council has voted for the city to maintain ownership of Memorial Stadium and Bloch Park — at a special called meeting last night. The council also voted to declare a state of emergency — at both facilities. Council President Billy Young says the emergency declaration — will help speed up the process…

Selma School Officials Eye Memorial Stadium and Bloch Park

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Memorial Stadium and Bloch Park in Selma currently sit in a state of disrepair. Nevertheless, the Selma City School system has shown interested in acquiring the properties from the city. Memorial Stadium is crumbling. And yellow caution tape is securing the entrance at Bloch Park. Selma City Schools uses both facilities for high school athletics….

Selma COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Moved from Bloch Park to Wallace Community College

Due to weather conditions, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announces that the COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Selma on Thursday, February 18, ┬áhas been moved from Bloch Park to Wallace Community College, 300 Earl Goodwin Parkway, Selma. The clinic will be indoors from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Both first and second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be…

Volunteers Distribute Over 17 Tons of Food at Bloch Park in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– As the debate about the size of a new Coronavirus relief packages rages on in Washington — many families continue to struggle to put food on the table. Word of a food giveaway — always seems to spread like wildfire in Selma. And it never fails — to draw a crowd. More than a thousand…

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Continue to Climb in Dallas Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom– There has been a steady rise in confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Dallas County as a result of more access to testing. Health officials say a total of 853 people have now been tested in the county. And the number of confirmed cases is now up to 86. Drive-up testing is available at Bloch Park…