June 17, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Little creative thinking nets Farmers Market

Sometimes all it takes to get something going is a little brainstorming, a little creative thinking and a little effort.   The new Farmers Market that will open Thursday, June 17 is a good example.   More...

Congress Reports

Over 50 days into spill

More than 50 days have passed since the Gulf oil well began gushing into our coastal waters, forcing the shutdown of fishing for much of the area and eventually impacting our local beaches. More...

Gone South

Keep those comments coming

I wrote my first op-ed column back in the 1980s. It was inspired by a classroom discussion in which students went back and forth over whether the South’s rising Republicans were just the old Bourbon Democrats by another name. More...

Inside the Statehouse

Scenario emblodened GOP

As the 2010 gubernatorial contest began to formulate almost two years ago, the premier face card in the mix was Lt. Gov. Jim Folsom Jr. More...