September 17, 2009 RSS feed / Editorial

Gluttony a sin too

Dear Editor, A national survey was done concerning how fit individuals were belonging to various religious denominations and Baptists rank number one of all religious denominations having more physical problems and health costs was more to communi More...

The race that Wallace lost

Inside the Statehouse

As the 1958 governor's race dawned the shadow of Big Jim Folsom loomed over the scene. More...

Guidelines for wet-dry

Our Opinions

It looks like Grove Hill is going to have a wet-dry referendum Nov. 3 although the Town Council has not officially set the date. Already, the barbs are flying and The Democrat has its first letter to the editor on the subject. More...

Why Dixie needs Atlanta

Gone South

Last weekend I went to Atlanta. Took the whole family. And another family just for good measure. Glad I did. Although my buddy John has observed that Atlanta is what 300,000 Southern boys died to keep from happening, the South needs Atlanta. More...

Help in Grove Hill

Dear Editor, In the midst of this economic downturn, I would like to recognize B & H Parts of Grove Hill for their exceptional customer service. Last week, on my way from Thomasville to Monroeville, I had a problem with my car. More...