May 28, 2009 RSS feed / Editorial

Veterans cemetery for south Alabama

Last week, in the shadow of Memorial Day weekend, Governor Bob Riley signed legislation establishing a state veterans' cemetery in Spanish Fort, Alabama, a site commonly known as Saluda Hill. More...

Cartoon

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A test for teen-agers

In keeping with the irrational and unconfirmed belief that standardized testing is the best way to see if our offspring have learned anything, I have composed an exam that will reveal how well my 16- year-old son has mastered the basic elements of More...

At least there were no fights

The 2009 Legislative Session is now history. It was basically a carbon copy of the previous two of this quadrennium. It could be rated a little better because it did not end with a fist fight and the budgets were passed. More...