July 2, 2015 RSS feed / Editorial

Another Big Bang theory

Out on I-20, just before it crosses into Georgia, there are giant fireworks warehouses. They may well constitute the largest “industry” in the East Heflin-South Muscadine metropolitan area. More...

Grove Hill Memorial Hospital appreciates support of Emergency Room renovations

Dear Editor, The Grove Hill Town Council may soon consider a request for an additional onecent sales tax to help fund a $4.3 million renovation and expansion of the Emergency Room at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. More...

Some comments on same-sex marriage

“I have always believed in the Biblical definition of marriage as being between one man and one woman,” said Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley. “That definition has been deeply rooted in our society for thousands of years. More...

Macon County’s Airbus and Mercedes

Last week’s verdict that VictoryLand be allowed to reopen is justice served. The people of Macon County voted for a constitutional amendment to allow for electronic bingo. More...

Here’s the flag we need to be the most concerned about flying. Happy Birthday, USA!

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Be wary of these checks

The blank checks your credit card company sends you with your statement each month may be tempting. They are an easy way to obtain a loan or pay bills. But you should exercise caution when using them. More...

50 Years Ago

From The Democrat's July 1965 issues

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