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August 8, 2013 RSS feed / Editorials

The space race from the pages of the Times

Aug. 7, 1980

On Aug. 3, 1955, there was a story in The Times that told of projected plans of the United States Government to launch satellites which would revolve around the earth at speeds of 18,000 miles an hour. More...

Shakespeare Festival is a diamond in the rough

I interrupted the writing of this column to attend the final and very enjoyable production of Ring of Fire, a compilation of Johnny Cash’s greatest hits which ended a month-long run Sunday afternoon at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival Theatre i More...

A weekend spent around the Black Belt

Last weekend, I went with a group of preservationists to tour houses and historic places in Livingston, York and Greensboro. More...

Leadership principles for all organizations

Most people have never heard of him. But everyone can learn from his leadership. He survived childhood in Nazioccupied Hungary and Communist domination of that nation after the war and came to this country in 1956. More...