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January 8, 2009 RSS feed / Editorials

Troy King plays Santa to Alabama

Two days before Christmas Attorney General Troy King played Santa to Alabamians, announcing that the state has recovered nearly $35 million dollars from drug companies who cheated the state's Medicaid Program for 14 years from 1991-2005. More...

Salvation Army thanks the community


Dear Editor: This is to say thank you to everyone who helped make the past Christmas season more joyful to our less fortunate neighbors. More...

Work to prevent house fires


Forecasts show colder weather is again right around the corner, which means the chance of a house fire increases. A house fire is undoubtedly a tragic a traumatic event for an entire family. More...

All too current events

From the Editor's Desk

Ol' Barack Obama can't catch a break. He's not even the president yet and people are already booing his proposed stimulus plan. And this is coming from places that were very sympathetic to the Obama campaign during the election. More...

Maybe we should keep duels

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

Jan. 14, 1959 Although dueling has been banned by law in the United States, it is still practiced in many countries. There was a piece in the papers last week about a couple of fellows in Lima, Peru, having a duel. More...