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February 18, 2010 RSS feed / Editorials

North vs. south in politics

One day, as I was having a long political discussion with one of the most knowledgeable masters and historians of Alabama political lore, the question arose as to whether North Alabamians or South Alabamians were more politically involved. More...

Parents concerned over child’s treatment

Recently our 10-year-old daughter was given detention at Thomasville Middle School for not having a homework assignment. She had to stay after school on Feb. 9, 2010. When detention was over, the instructor left. More...

Library says thanks to sponsors

Dear Editor: The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, a one-act play by March Twain, plus Dead Cats and Spunk Water, Superstitions and Magical Thinking presented by Dolores Hydock were the Big Read main events at the Bedsole Auditorium Fri More...

Some call it pork

OUR VIEW

Every time the federal government puts out a budget, there’s plenty of what’s called pork in it. More...

A mistake in the making?

When in Florida for the shuttle launch, I had the opportunity to attend a mission briefing for the shuttle mission and of course, tour the exhibits at the Kennedy Space Center’s visitor center. More...

Ready for spring

February 21, 1940 “Spring is Such Merry Weather!” We have heard Mrs. More...