July 29, 2010 RSS feed / Editorials

Troy Jones was a positive influence

Guest Columnist

It’s difficult to begin talking about someone you really admired and genuinely liked as a person. For me, Troy Jones was one of those people; an honorable man who faced his challenges, made a plan, and executed them with fairness and love. More...

UA stonewalls on cost of suing artist

Alabama Viewpoint

"The University of Alabama is paying for the legal fees in this case," according to a deposition under oath by Montgomery attorney Joe Espy, past president pro tem of the University of Alabama Board of Trustees. More...

Gas prices still higher in Jackson

Dear Editor,   I saw a letter a few weeks ago asking about our very high gas prices at the service stations being due to the county and city tax? We are on this date still 9 to 21 cents above Mobile and 9 to 15 cents above McIntosh! More...

Designed to help families, School Tax Holiday begins Aug. 6

GUEST COLUMNIST

An important tax break for Alabama families is just around the corner. Alabama's annual sales tax holiday begins on Friday, Aug. 6, and runs through Sunday, Aug. 8, and I encourage everyone to take advantage of this oncea year opportunity.   More...

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VP Biden visits Theodore facility

Congress Reports

A month after President Barack Obama toured the U.S. Coast Guard Gulf oil spill incident response staging area in Theodore, Vice President Joe Biden followed suit. Last Thursday, Mr. More...

Treat candidates as potential employees

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Pastor and Mrs. Dave Adams Jr. celebrate golden anniversary

The Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Dave Adams Jr., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, July 3.   The couple was honored with a surprise dinner at the Greek Orthodox Church fellowship hall in Mobile hosted by their children. More...