September 14, 2006 RSS feed / Editorial

Our Opinions

Beautify Grove Hill but keep it practical

The downtown Grove Hill area could certainly stand some beautifying and some revitalization. Few deny that. But how to do it opens up a debate. More...

Alabama Scene

How much more mud will governor candidates sling?

If you are one of those political junkies who likes mud slinging campaigns it would appear you are going to be in hog's heaven...pun intended...for the next two months. More...

From Our Files

115 years ago "Mr. Jeff D. Carter, of Marengo county, gets one thousand dollars from the United States for killing Rube Burrow. Paid out of the post office department." Burrow was a wanted outlaw who was killed on the streets of Linden. More...

Legislative immunity and partisan politics

We've often argued that immunity for Alabama legislators is an outdated and unneeded law. More...

Inside the Statehouse

GOP parakeet legislators would sing together, 'tweet, tweet, tweet'

Earlier in the year when qualifying began for this year's election the fact that Republican legislative candidates were required to sign an agreement to support a Republican candidate for House Speaker received wide spread attention for a few days bu More...