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April 12, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Here’s to our dispatchers

This week, both at the city and county level, emergency 911 dispatchers are getting their due of thanks.  They readily deserve it.  On Tuesday, I met Cedora Wright who supervises dispatchers for Clarke County E-911.  She moved the comm More...

A look at our current congressional delegates

There are dramatic differences between our congressional delegation of the 1940’s-1960’s and our group on the Potomac today. Obviously, their partisan badges have changed, as have Alabamians. More...

Typing and shorthand were definitely not for me

I am starting to look for a new computer again. I have had this one for three years which technology tells me makes it a dinosaur in computer years. The world of technology moves so fast that we can be left behind in a matter of minutes, not years. More...

New kind of wrapper for eggs

April 11, 1956  Unless you happen to read the same paper, I read, I’m mighty afraid you’re going to think I’m telling a fib, but they’re coming out pretty soon with a new kind of wrapper for hen eggs. More...

Driving back through memories and the stops along the way

The late great  Mississippi writer, Willie Morris, once said, “I have always had a love for the landscape of the South. More...