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July 17, 2014 RSS feed / Editorials

Someone always has it worse than you

July 17, 1963 M y favorite nurse here in Methodist Hospital in Houston is in a dither, so to speak, and listening to all her troubles makes mine pale into insignificance. More...

The good and bad of a southern summer

I t has finally happened – summer has hit us with a full blast of heat. We have been so lucky this year. You know, it doesn’t take much to spoil us does it? More...

Riley gets in middle of State Senate race

Former Gov. Bob Riley has jumped headon into the District 30 State Senate Race between Millbrook businessman Harris Garner and Prattville City Councilman Clyde Chambliss. They are vying to become the Republican nominee for that Senate seat. More...

What is Export-Import Bank?

Most people have an idea about the ongoing debate in Congress over reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) when the charter expires in September. But what is it, and what does it do? More...