December 8, 2011 RSS feed / Editorials

Congress Reports

Who is ‘doing nothing’ in Washington?

I don’t usually write about votes in the U.S. Senate, because so little ever seems to happen there under Democrat Leader Harry Reid’s control. More...

Alabama Viewpoint

Thanks, Paul Hubbert

Paul Hubbert has spent his career trying to improve education in Alabama and has been called in political circles the state’s “real governor” but the one time he ran for the office he was defeated by a man who didn’t attend a More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Congratulations Aggies, Eagles!

No other municipality in the state of Alabama can lay claim to what Jackson boasts this week—two high school football state championship teams!  Ain’t it grand!  More...

Dollars & Cents

High priced pecans

If you enjoy that delicacy of the South—the tasty pecan pie—you no doubt realize that the price of pecans has escalated in recent years. And, like so many daily activities, the increase is a matter of simple economics.  More...