December 15, 2010 RSS feed / Editorials

Nancy Pelosi’s ‘Christmas tree’ not very pretty

Congress Reports

There were two official Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in Washington last week. The more popular was in front of the White House with the president, first lady and their daughters flipping the light switch. More...

Thanks for support during holiday season

Dear Editor:   As director of Catholic Social Services of Clarke County, I would like to express appreciation to many for their support this year.   HealthActions conducted its annual food drive in November and it was a great success. More...

Riley wants curve in straight highway

Alabama Viewpoint

Alabama Highway 77 is a 124 mile stretch of road in eastern Alabama that runs from U.S. Highway 431 near Lafayette through the Talladega National Forest, past the entrance to the Talladega Super Speedway and ends at U.S. More...

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ThyssenKrupp impressive addition to area and nation

We would like to thank the heads of steel producing giants ThyssenKrupp for choosing Southwest Alabama as their home in the United States. More...

Write Your Officials

President Barack Obama, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-456-1414.   U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, 110 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-224-5744. More...

Sexual abuse of child alleged in Clarke County

A report was made to the Clarke County Sheriff's Department's Criminal Investigation Unit in reference to a 5- year-old child from the Mobile area that has been sexually abused in the Clarke County area.   More...