April 26, 2007 RSS feed / Editorial

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"A vision without action is a hallucination."

Quote from someone offered by Alabama Power's Sam Covert at last week's meeting of a Jackson committee working on Alabama Cities of Excellent (ACE) designation. More...

From Our Files

20 years ago "Two men who robbed the Leroy branch of the Washington County Sate Bank Monday morning of an estimated $7,500 remain at large, despite an intense search by lawmen- including the Clarke County SWAT team- that lasted through the day and More...

Inside the Statehouse

Legislature at mid-session

This year's legislative session is at the midway point and it was moving somewhat smoother than was originally anticipated. More...

Congress Reports

No one wants more taxes

Tax Day 2007 was bittersweet - as millions of Americans are due to receive higher average tax refunds than last year, the celebration is tempered by the threat of a looming tax increase. More...

Seatbelts important

New Jersey Gov. Jon S. Corzine probably doesn't want the job, but he would be a good poster model for wearing seatbelts. Gov. Corzine was in a bad car accident April 12 that broke 11 of his ribs, his sternum, a leg, his collarbone and a vertebra. More...

Seeing the Elephant

The Tide Faithful set a record for attendance at a college scrimmage game Saturday, turning out some 92,138 strong for the Crimson Tide's A-Day game. There were likely 100,000 or more people in the vicinity of Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. More...

Letter to the Editor

Listening to Rush and Bill

Dear Editor, While asking for "more civility and respect," [Jim Cox's column of April 19] you failed to mention how much time you spend listening to Rush Limbaugh and Bill O'Reilly. More...

Editor's Notes

Constitution gets in the way

It should be obvious to anyone that there is an unhealthy relationship between Alabama's twoyear college system and the Legislature. More...

Iraq war's influence

   Roadside bombs wound 3 civilians, 3 policemen in Baghdad.    University professor killed in Mosul, 6 bodies      found. More...

From The Nethermost

Up above the notch

Sometimes you pick up a book to read and it seems the author has chosen to be deliberately obtuse. If in Mrs. More...