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November 21, 2013 RSS feed / Editorials

From the Capitol

JFK news left a lasting memory

I t was 12:40 (CST) on November 22, 1963 when the bells on the Associated Press teletype machine at The Florence Times began their clanging noise. I rushed to the machine and watched as it spit out these words: “BULLETIN. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Some home-grown cures for laryngitis

Nov. 21, 1962   When a person knows as much about an ailment and the remedies for it as I do, it behooves him to keep the public informed.  More...

Smart Banking

The day everything changed

Certain events in our lives are of such magnitude that they remain indelibly printed on our memories. Such was the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963.  More...

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Front Porch Philosopher

On the road again

I have been on a couple of quick trips lately that have left me reeling. The first one was to Gulf Shores – partly business, partly pleasure. I am not a sun worshipper. More...