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December 2, 2010 RSS feed / Editorials

Thanks to citizens of the year

We want to be the first to offer our congratulations to the Citizen of the Year and the Senior Citizen of the Year.   You can read about them on the front page today. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Great weeks for football

My but it’s quite a couple of weeks for football lovers.   Whether you loved or hated the outcome, you have to admit that this year’s Iron Bowl was one for the ages.   More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Just join the Red Cross

December 4, 1940 In case you see Jim Bedsole, Jr. and Kathryn Tucker coming in your front door, there are two things you can do. You can go hide in a closet or you can get out a dollar bill and join the Red Cross. More...

Political Cartoon

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Keeping the pols honest

By accident I just found bamafactcheck.com, a web site established by a consortium of Alabama daily newspapers which combined resources to check on the promises of political candidates during the past election. More...

Oil spill claims process an ongoing disaster

Eight months after the blowout of the Deepwater Horizon well, which unleashed five million barrels of oil in the northern Gulf of Mexico, the toll of this nightmarish disaster is still being felt along our coast. More...