September 11, 2008 RSS feed / Editorial

Accepting military academy applications

Congress Reports

As summer draws to a close, students throughout south Alabama are returning to the classroom. For high school juniors and seniors, this is the time to start exploring options for after graduation. More...

McCain, Palin, GOP stretch truth

Editor's note: Normally this space is resesrved for editorials and opinion pieces. The following Associated Press piece isn't opinion but a news story. More...

Ought to be a better way

Editor's Notes

Who are you going to vote for Nov. 4? John McCain? Barack Obama? Maybe Ralph Nader (he just made the Alabama ballot)? To get technical, we've never voted for any of the presidential candidates. More...

Mudslinging has long history

Inside the Statehouse

A good number of you found last week's column, regarding negative ads, compelling. Many of you were surprised at how effective negative ads have been in recent political races. However, the optimum word is recent. More...