August 9, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

School should be starting later

I actually wrote this editorial last year. But since school is starting back for most students next week, unfortunately it still applies:  "A New School Year Is Starting, But It Should Be Starting Later"  More...

Good news on economic front

The Bureau of Economic Analysis released a much anticipated report on July 26. And it revealed the economy experienced the largest rate of growth in almost four years. More...

Primary political potpourri

Now that the dust has settled on the primaries, allow me to share with you some thoughts on the Alabama political stage. There is an old saying that says the more things change, the more they stay the same. This old adage is true in Alabama politics. More...

Back to school priorities

Over the next few weeks, students across Southwest Alabama will head back to school. The start of a new school year always comes with special emotions for students, parents, and teachers.  More...