December 18, 2008 RSS feed / Editorial

Giving and getting

Southern Style

Christmas time often brings about fond memories of childhood, those meaningful presents that we just had to have and our parents squeezed enough out of their budget so we could get our wish. More...

Forest products need help, too

Other Opinions

The local economy took another hard hit when Alabama River Newsprint (ARN) officials announced they have shut the plant down until such time as the newsprint market recovers. More...

Hubbert is Goat Hill king

Inside the Statehouse

Many of you have asked the question why Paul Hubbert is such a power in state government. In addition, people are curious as to whether his power is perceived or overrated by the media or whether it is real. More...

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Auto bailout bill collapses in U.S. Senate

Congress Reports

After negotiations over the auto bailout bill collapsed in the Senate last week, it does not appear likely another auto rescue plan will be considered by Congress this year. More...