February 15, 2007 RSS feed / Editorial

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Rural development

There has been much talk in recent years about the disparities between rural Alabama and urban Alabama and the fact that rural Alabama could use a little help in boosting its development and well-being. Gov. More...

Alabama Scene

A 'sacred issue'

It is something I have never figured out. In fact I have quit trying to figure it out. Alabamians go to the grocery story and pay as much as 10 cents or more for every dollar of items they purchase and they rarely if ever squawk. More...

Second chances

The Clarke County School Board recently hired a former Thomasville police officer to be in charge of the alternative school in Grove Hill. Superintendent of Education Gerald Stephens recommended Carey Clayton and said he would do a good job. More...

From The Nethermost

Time to levy war tax

Almost a year ago, I wrote in The Clarke County Democrat that I thought it would be a mistake to pull the troops out of Iraq immediately. We went into Iraq for numerous reasons. More...