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May 10, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials

Give the locals a shot

I t was heartening to see a room full of contractors at the Thomasville Civic Center last Thursday. One drive around the city hall complex revealed almost nothing but white pickup trucks taking up the parking spaces. More...

Smart Banking

Social Security outlook worsens

The patient is alive but in serious condition. And without emergency surgery in the near future, the prognosis is poor. This is the gist of the annual report of the trustees who oversee Social Security and Medicare. More...

Alabama, low taxes, good state pay

The following are the words of Dr. David Bronner, CEO of The Retirement Systems of Alabama (RSA), on the state’s fiscal problems as published in the May, 2012 RSA newsletter. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Minor in business

Hey kids, high school graduation is almost upon us, and I’m sure there are lots of folks giving you lots of good advice. Well, most of it is good advice. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

How those association conventions really work May 13 1959 More...


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