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October 11, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials


Asking for support of animal shelter

Dear Editor, This is an open letter to all Clarke Countains. We are beginning to make small progress on our future animal shelter. We now have a small building provided by the county that will have to be remodeled and dog runs to be added. More...

Personal wealth in Congress

The Center for Responsive Politics (www.opensecrets.org) recently estimated the wealth of members of Congress for the years 2004 through 2010. More...

Alabama Romney vote could help state GOP

The November 6th Presidential Election is less than four weeks away. It will not be very close or interesting here in the Heart of Dixie. The only question to be decided is the margin by which Mitt Romney will slaughter Barack Obama in the state. More...

Looking Back

Looking at little things almost forgotten

Oct. 11, 1979 T his week’s backwards look will be a random glance at fall months of the year 1953, with the emphasis on little happenings that are almost forgotten. Maybe some item will bring a pleasant memory for someone. More...


Do you think the grand jury in Ferguson, Mo. made the correct decision?