June 1, 2006 RSS feed / Editorial

Congress Reports

Memorial Day a time to reflect on those who died for country

On Monday, Americans paused to reflect on the sacrifices of the members of our armed forces-both those currently wearing the uniform and those who have served in decades past-who lost their lives in the defense of freedom and liberty for our great na More...

Our View

More local races are on Demo ballot

Alabamians and Clarke Countians will go to the polls Tuesday to vote in primary contests. The June 6 voting isn't an "election," but a primary to benefit the two major political parties, the Democrats and Republicans. More...

Alabama Scene

Meaning of nepotism highlighted by chancellor's actions

Because I am what some folks called a "wordsmith"-one who uses words in his trade-I have always been fascinated by the origin of words. More...

Inside the Statehouse

Governor's races duller today

The governor's race is on in Ala-bama. It is an every four year event that we cherish and enjoy immensely. Years ago it was the bigg-est entertainment that our grandfathers had to look forward to for that year. More...