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November 6, 2008 RSS feed / Editorials

A historic election and change

OUR VIEW

As you know by now, America has completed a historic election by voting Sen. Barack Obama into the White House. Once again, this nation is on the verge of another peaceful transfer of power. More...

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Surprises make life interesting

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

November 5, 1958 Have you ever figured how much the element of surprise enters into the pleasure you get out life? To a tiny baby each day brings new thrills. More...

Glad the campaigns are over

From the Editor's Desk Arthur McLean

So, now that we're past Daylight Saving Time, does that mean we're in Daylight Spending Time? A "tax and spend democrat" joke was starting to form as I wrote that last line, but I'm not going to bother with it. I hope you voted. Tuesday. More...

The worst justice money can buy

Aweek before the election the two candidates for a single seat on the Alabama Supreme Court had raised and spent or had money spent on their behalf totaling over $5 million. More...

DYS asking for help, especially around the holidays

Dear Editor: As you know, the Thomasville REACH Program is part of the Alabama Department of Youth Services. The facility serves 24 male youths committed as long-term care students from juvenile courts throughout the state. More...