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January 18, 2007 RSS feed / Editorials

Stand and Deliver Promises must be kept

Based on the disappointing failure of a coalition of conservative senators to gain control of the Alabama State Senate, it appears that the same politicians that have controlled the Senate for the last eight years will control it again for the next More...

Salvation Army thanks community efforts

Letter to the Editor: Because of the efforts and generosity of countless members of our city and the surrounding communities, The Salvation Army was able to make this Christmas season more joyful for our less fortunate neighbors. More...

Coach's compensation shows our priorities

In a state like Alabama, where collegiate football is a virtual religion, a successful team benefits its university in myriad ways. More...

Alabama Scene

Contenious four years predicted

In the halls of the Alabama Legislature there is no worse indictment than to accuse a fellow lawmaker of "not staying hitched." That indictment was being returned against two members of the State Senate in the aftermath of the ugly fight in the ele More...

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

Our government drags

January 23, 1957 Our government sure does drag around. Back in 1866 General Robert E. Lee asked for a Presidential pardon for the part he took in the little difficulty we had in this country during the 1861-65 period. More...


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