September 13, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

The importance of grandparents

Until I had kids, I didn’t realize that Grandparents’ Day was a holiday, even though President Jimmy Carter signed the legislation to recognize the first Sunday after Labor Day as such in 1978. More...

Ill prepared for retirement

An entire generation of Americans is in a unique position. They will retire in worse financial condition than the prior generation. This has not happened since Harry Truman was president. Moreover, this group is saddled with debt.  More...

Illegal immigrants and census

Conservative Republicans, like Jeff Sessions, have been obsessed with illegal immigrants for years. Sessions is and has always been a stickler for obeying the laws of our land. More...

Economic growth in SW Alabama

When you turn on the TV or log onto your computer these days, you are bombarded with negative news stories about the latest so-called scandal from Washington. More...