March 26, 2009 RSS feed / Editorials

What does it really mean to be rich?

Editor's notes

Some define being rich as having a lot of money at their disposal. Although that might be true for some, I beg to differ on what being rich really means. More...

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Governor, AG embroiled in 'family feud' over gambling

Alabama Viewpoint

Some around the capitol call it an intramural fight. I call it an intra-party blood bath. More...

Jackson police deserve thanks for being alert

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, I am writing this letter as a thank you to our local police. While I was away attending required training for my military job, they did what most people forget they do for us. More...

Looking Back: South Alabamian files

March 24, 1966 43 years ago Jackson's new inland dock will be dedicated Friday with Gov. George C. Wallace attending. The new cargo dock facility is on a 50-acre site and cost $250,000 to build. More...

House majority feigns outrage over AIG bonuses

Report From Congress

It was widely reported last week that insurance giant AIG used taxpayer dollars to dole out $165 million in executive bonuses during this economic crisis. More...