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February 7, 2008 RSS feed / Editorials

A target on the backs of state's Dems

The Democratic-controlled Alabama Legislature assembled in Montgomery Tuesday with many in the majority party feeling as though they were facing down both barrels of a double-barreled shotgun in addition to the problems they face with finding enoug More...


Neighbors come out and help after the storm

Dear Editor: What a wonderful place to live! Shortly after the tornado last Thursday night damaged our house and vehicles, neighbors were out in the rain checking to see that my wife and I were all right. More...


Sense of community binds us together

On this page this week, we have a letter from Harry Hodges offering his thanks to those who came out to help him and his neighbors after high winds ripped through the neighborhoods in the south end of town. More...

From the Editor's Desk

Well, nobody's perfect

The Mobile Press Register beat me to the punch. I had this great column lined riffing on the Super Bowl with the tag line being nobody's perfect. Apparently a copy editor down there in Mobile had a similar thought process. More...

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

Men don't stand a chance

There was a terrible thing happened out of Los Angeles last week and I'll bet half the men in this country missed reading it, on account of the papers being so full of satellite launching. More...