Civil War cannons to be pulled from SC river

...ramming by a Confederate vessel, Spirek said. The other two weapons are known as Brooke rifled cannons and they were forged in Selma, Alabama, he said. Professor Jonathan Leader, the state archaeologist who is also working on the recovery, said Mars Bluff...

Thousands could mark anniversary of civil rights clash in Selma

SELMA, Ala. - The 50th anniversary of the civil rights marches in Selma and the movie that tells the story are expected to bring...Forge and Vicksburg, and I think because of this film, Selma becomes one of the place names that stands as a significant...

Cher in the City: 'Selma' leaves me inspired

I made a point to go see the movie Selma this past weekend. I was excited about...I had read much about Bloody Sunday in Selma, Ala., but there is nothing quite like...the march, the events that occurred on Selma's Edmund Pettus Bridge in March 1965...

Paine College student has role in 'Selma' movie

...student marcher in the major motion picture Selma, which received four Golden Globe Award...drove back and forth to Atlanta, where Selma was mostly filmed, more than seven times...professors for a red carpet screening of Selma hosted by the AD King Foundation.He said...

NAACP march makes its way to Augusta

...halfway through its 860-mile trek from Selma, Ala., to Washington, D.C., to...historical significance in marching from Selma, Ala., to Washington, D.C.," he...years ago, protesters staged a march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., to advocate for...

Eugene Dawson (SELMA, Ala.)

SELMA, Ala. - SFC Army Retired Eugene Dawson entered into rest Friday, in Selma, Ala. He was the brother of SFC Army Retired Clifford...Wednesday, at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Selma, Ala. For more information contact Miller Funeral...

Howard M. Gray (SELMA, Ala.)

SELMA, Ala. - Howard M. Gray, age 76, of Selma, AL, passed away February 28, 2007 at a local hospital...services were held Friday, March 2, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. at Selma Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tom Rimmer officiating and Selma...

Difficult but necessary steps for Paine will help the college thrive again

...national history. Recently, Paine has provided and played host to accommodations to hundreds of participants marching from Selma, Ala., to Washington, D.C. as part of the NAACP's "Journey for Justice" march.As interim president, it is my responsibility...

Selma Stephens Glover (MILLEN, Ga.)

MILLEN, Ga. - Mrs. Selma Stephens Glover, age 89, died Sunday, July 1, 2007. She was born in Jenkins County, retired from Southern Bell after 46 years...

Selma Duggan Tingle (PRINGLE, Ga.)

PRINGLE, Ga. - Mrs. Selma Duggan Tingle of Pringle died Thursday. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday in the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. The Augusta Chronicle-March 31, 2007