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April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

Ivey throws a game-changer

Our new governor,  Kay Ivey’s announcement Tuesday that Alabama will hold a special election this year rather than wait until 2018 for a replacement to the U.S. Senate seat left when Jeff Sessions was approved as the U.S. More...

Ways to battle insomnia

April 20, 1955 A well-known column writing medical doctor had an interesting piece in the paper the other day on insomnia, which is what educated folks who can’t sleep have. With people like me it’s something we et. More...

Louisiana given a run for its money

We in the  Deep  South have a unique history of political theatrics. The only northern states that rival our colorfulness are New Jersey and Illinois. In those two states you are expected to be corrupt, especially Chicago.  More...

Why Governor Kay Ivey still calls Camden home

Within minutes of  Kay Ivey’s being sworn in as Governor last week, there were requests for comments out of Wilcox County.  More...

Life itself is an education

People younger than me just had their 50th class reunion. Something like that can really make you feel ancient. The funny thing is that I still feel the same way I did at 18 only a whole lot smarter. Life itself is an education. More...