May 1, 2008 RSS feed / Editorial

High gas prices

Our Opinions

Gasoline and diesel prices continue upward. Monday, the national average for regular gasoline was $3.65. Just a month ago it was $3.28 and a year ago it was $2.94. Diesel is much higher, over $4 per gallon. More...

Cartoon

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Retired minister gained his earliest confidence at CCHS

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Congratulations to Grove Hill and Clarke County for the high school building replacing the 1936 building! More...

Primary ballot run-down

Inside the Statehouse

Presidential election years are generally less interesting or exciting political years in Alabama. We have very few state races on the ballot. More...

Tanker rhetoric won't go away

Congress Reports

There has been a lot of conversation in Washington - some of it rather heated - since the Air Force's decision on February 29 that Northrop Grumman would build America's new refueling tanker, the KC-45. More...

Situational language

From The Nethermost

I've had several reasons to think about language recently. The language we use reflects more than just our educational background. The language we use also reflects the situation, and style. Take William F. Buckley for example. More...