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January 11, 2007 RSS feed / Editorials

From the Editor's Desk

"Hot" investment ideas

After the temperatures we experienced around these parts last week, does anyone think there's no global warming going on? If this keeps up, by the time I'm 50, we'll be wearing shorts and flip-flops in February. More...

Times' wet/dry coverage is biased

Dear Editor, Your recent Thomasville Times article, "Cities See More Tax Revenue from Alcohol," should be a clarion call to the voters of Thomasville as to where this newspaper stands on the wet/dry issue. More...

Good to see civic center work


It was a very long and difficult road, but work has finally begun on the Thomasville Civic Center. It was good to see crews performing the interior demolition work that will eventually open up the space for multiple uses. More...

Alabama Scene

Talking about the "outhouse inauguration"

You might think that after attending or covering every gubernatorial inauguration in Alabama since 1950 that on the eve of yet another one I would be full of stories to tell of those past events. A few highlights stick out, of course, but very few. More...

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

Don't know how to act

January 16, 1957 There's one place I never did know exactly how to act, and that's in a hospital. Somehow, I never feel at ease. To start with, it seems I always get to a hospital just before or right after the posted visiting hours. More...