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January 23, 2014 RSS feed / Editorials

Front Porch Philosopher

The death of a refrigerator

There was a death in my household last week. It was my refrigerator. It was too young to die. It was nine years old. I opened the freezer and my favorite ice cream fell out, a sodden slush. I love Blue Bell’s Spiced Pumpkin Pecan flavor. More...

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Smart Banking

Differences in rich and poor nations

Have you ever wondered why some nations are rich and others are impoverished? This dilemma has posed challenges for years, leading to hundreds of studies and scores of books.  More...

From the Capitol

Finally, Justice is investigating Tutwiler

I n May of 2012 a non-profit justice system watchdog group reported inmates at Alabama’s Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women had been victims of widespread sexual abuse and sexual harassment by male guards.  More...

Looking Back

Residents represent Thomasville well

Jan. 22, 1981 F ormer Governor More...