August 25, 2011 RSS feed / Editorials


A thing built well is a thing that will endure

It has stood near the banks of Bassett Creek for 137 years. It was constructed without the use of power tools. The logs were cut and the bark removed by hand. The sills are 12- 14 inches square of heart pine. The rafters are peeled poles. More...

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Alabama businesses hit with new unemployment tax assessment

For many years Alabama had one of the lowest unemployment tax rates in the nation. We also paid some of the lowest benefits.  More...

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Following Congress online is becoming easier to do

In the age of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, Congress has admittedly been a little slow to keep pace with the private sector in tapping into the ever-expanding virtual world. However, changes are underway on Capitol Hill. More...