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August 9, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials

Not going to muzzle the local newspaper

Next week will mark the one year anniversary of the closing of Southwest Alabama Medical Center. We’ll be taking a look at what happened since then and what’s likely to come in the future. More...

Private practicioners experiencing stress

A little-known crisis is occurring. Many physicians in private practice are experiencing severe financial challenges, forcing alarming numbers to close their practices. More...

State voter ID law goes into effect in 2014

Alabama Congresswoman Terri Sewell of Birmingham predicted this past weekend that “thousands of elderly, disabled and minority voters in Alabama either will either stay home in the 2014 elections or will have to make extraordinary efforts to ge More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Facebook is fun, but...

If there’s one thing that’s certainty beyond death and taxes, it’s probably that everyone has an opinion about Facebook. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Married the wrong man

August 12, 1959 A fellow died in More...


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