July 27, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

Parole of O.J. way down list of worries these days

O. J. Simpson was released last week after serving nearly nine years for his part in a failed burglary to retrieve sports memorabilia he claimed was stolen from him.  More...

Income not up with jobs

On the heels of a solid jobs report for June — employers added 222,000 jobs — came a rather dismal report on income earned by workers. More...

Letter to the Editor

Retired teacher looking for a few birthday cards

Dear Editor,  I taught school at Beatrice, Coffeeville, Thomasville and Childersburg and retired in May of 1985. I had some greet cheerleaders, track and volleyball players.  More...

BCA may be losing clout

During my tenure in the Legislature in the 1980s and 1990s, political party affiliation was not as pronounced as it is today.  We were identified within the Montgomery/Capitol arena as either a conservative pro-business legislator or a liberal p More...

‘Buy America’ good for Alabama

President Trump recently devoted a week to celebrating the importance of “Made in America” products with special events at the White House. More...