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July 26, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials

Will Gov. Bentley call a special session?

A s the long hot summer continues, several events have transpired that warrant mentioning. Several of you have asked if the September 18 constitutional referendum on borrowing money from the oil royalty trust fund is not approved will Gov. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Where’s the fire?

Quite a bit of confusion has resulted lately when the fire siren goes off. People don’t know whether it is a fire or an air raid, so we have been asked to explain how one may distinguish. It’s all very simple. More...

Say it ain’t so, Joe

Joseph Jefferson Jackson (1887 – 1951), nicknamed “Shoeless Joe”, a Major League baseball player in the early part of the 20th century is known for his play on the field and for his association with the Black Sox Scandal, in which m More...