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2nd Annual Startup Pitch Contest in Selma

Mark Peterson is a native son of Selma, and has a very impressive resume. He is a successful entrepreneur himself, and has taken it upon himself to help stir the entrepreneurship juices here in Selma. He currently teaches an class on entrepreneurship  at Concordia College and has partnered with Tuskegee to put on this event. […]

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Selma – 2014 Recap

2014 was a great year in Selma….we’re moving in the right direction. So to start off the year I thought I’d give a little recap of some of the good things that’ve happened in 2014. There’s been a lot of progress in a short amount of time this past year and here are a few highlights: […]

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Black Belt Benefit Group – Patterson Hood

Patterson Hood is coming to SelmaTown. If you haven’t been to one of the BBG’s events….not sure what’s wrong with you. I’m serious, it’s been one of the highlights of living in Selma for the last few years. From Jason Isbell to Farm-to-Table to the famous Henry “Gip” Gipson, every event they put on has […]

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Vaughn Hospital – A Good Story

Written by Rayne Russell (@Vaughn Hospital) Recently, my husband and I welcomed our third son Daniel Luke Osborn into the world at Vaughan Regional Medical Center here in Selma. It was our first experience at the hospital in Selma, and we were blown away by our experience. My doctor, Dr. Brent Whiddon, has been practicing […]

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2 new businesses in Selma

2 new businesses in the Arsenal Place Accelerator: 1. Meghan Stewart Photography Meghan just moved to Selma from Jacksonville, FL and is an amazing photographer. She’s super creative and has a knack for capturing a person’s personality in her photos. She not only has a passion for photography but also for Selma and will be a huge […]

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Hope Academy

The Hope Academy is one of the most exciting things that’s happened in East Selma in a long time. This is already having an effect on the neighborhood nearby…..hope is a powerful thing. See some pics of the renovation below: **Mike Williams of Blu Designs did the branding (an Arsenal Place business) Below is an interview with […]

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SelmaTown – the good news

There is a lot of good happening in Selma…..and this site’s here to spread the good word. No whiners allowed. What is Not real sure….but it’ll start as a monthly newsletter with 2 to 3 articles about the good stuff happening in Selma. You can expect to hear about new businesses, programs making a […]

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