January 31, 2008 RSS feed / Editorial

Go vote, Alabama!

Inside the Statehouse

Next Tuesday, February 5th, will be a red letter political day for Alabama. We will be a full participant in Mega Super Tuesday. We will be one of 22 states holding a presidential preference primary that day. More...

Remembering Coach Bear Bryant

Other Opinions

It doesn't seem that long ago that Paul "Bear" Bryant would stride up and down the sidelines at the stadium that now bears his name. More...

State Legislature faces tough session

Our Opinions

Alabama legislators have had a pretty good time for the past few years: The state's economy has been good and it has been reflected in state coffers. More...

Johnson's plea may have many worried

The saga continues in the state's two-year college mess with ex- Chancellor Roy Johnson pleading guilty to 15 federal charges of bribery, conspiracy, money laundering, obstruction and witness tampering. More...

Clinton best pick Tuesday

Editor's Notes

We Alabamians get to go to the polls Tuesday and help decide the presidential nominees for the Democratic and Republican parties. I have not been especially taken with any of the candidates of either party but they are all we have to pick from. More...

Living the American Dream

Gone South

When the name came up on the email screen, I almost deleted it. Ted Klarman. Who the heck is that? And in that little box where you put the subject, there was "no subject." Looked like spam that my spam-catcher didn't catch. More...