November 24, 2011 RSS feed / Editorials

Congress Reports

Visiting South Alabama military personnel in Afghanistan

Just before Veterans Day, I was afforded a unique opportunity to spend some time alongside our military personnel who are stationed on the frontlines in Afghanistan. More...

Guest Column

Memories of spending Thanksgiving in Jackson

What do you get when you combine a long holiday weekend, the Alabama-Auburn football game, tons of friends and family plus weeks of anticipation? Iron Bowl weekend on the Plains in none other than Auburn, Alabama.  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. E-mail: senator@shelby.senate. More...

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Alabama Viewpoint

Our prize-winning executive chef

I had actually forgotten that we have an executive chef at the governor’s mansion until a few weeks ago when the current chef, Jim Smith, attracted a great deal of attention by winning the Great American Seafood Cook-off in New Orleans, La.&nbs More...

Money Matters

Giving thanks for the freedoms we enjoy

As we celebrate Thanksgiving, we pause to give thanks for the freedoms we enjoy in this great nation. More...