December 21, 2006 RSS feed / Editorial

Inside the Statehouse

Lots of politicking in State Senate as Democrats, GOP vie for control

When the votes were counted on Nov. 7 the results revealed very few surprises. Bob Riley was re-elected governor. Eight out of nine members of the Supreme Court are Republicans. More...

Christmas cheer ... for 151st time!

Christmas is upon us once more. Time seems to roll by faster and faster. The Democrat celebrated its 150th anniversary in February so this is the 151st time for the newspaper to extend holiday greetings to all. More...

Where’s Duck Pond?

Dear Editor, I noted with interest the Boise ad in the November 30, 2006 Democrat, telling of the dedication of the "Duck Pond," in honor of Mr. Merson. More...

FROM OUR FILES

127 years ago More...

Hard to believe lawyers backing DuBose judgeship

Dear Editor, I write this in disbelief after having read this past week More...

Wake up, America!

Dear Editor, I sat in an American History class and I paid attention. Few Americans these days care about patriotism, freedom, liberties, truth, and integrity, all the things this country used to stand for. More...