January 28, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

An emergency stop

Isn’t it funny how one little ol’ U.S. Senate race can upset everything? Republican Scott Brown won Ted Kennedy’s old Massachusetts senate seat last week. His election gives the GOP 41 votes in the Senate now. More...

Saints marching!

The New Orleans Saints are Super Bowl bound for the first time in history! The Saints’ 31-28 win over Minnesota Sunday was a win not only for New Orleans but for the entire Southeast. More...

Quotable Quotes

The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true. James Branch Cabell When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed to discover they are not it. More...

Our Opinions

Alcohol revenue

During the wet-dry campaign, Grove Hill’s mayor and council members were silent on the issue. Some were adamantly opposed to legalized alcohol sales. Others were reluctant to take a stand. More...

Gone South

Legal beer in Grove Hill-by-gum-Ala.

The other day, my buddy Jim brought my daddy a sixpack of beer. But he only gave Daddy two; he kept the rest for himself - or that's what Mama told me. Which is OK. Daddy is diabetic and he shouldn't drink it, anyway. But he does. More...

Paddling to senate

It is almost laughable. More...

Inside the Statehouse

An interesting session

The 2010 Legislative Session is underway with an ominous cloud of economic woes overshadowing every move. Other issues pale with the daunting task of crafting the 2011 state budgets staring legislators in the face. More...