June 24, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Bring troops home

An Eight Mile mother buried a son Monday. David Smith, 26, was a U.S. Air Force airman killed in combat in Afghanistan on June 9. Monday, three more American soldiers died in attacks there as did 10 NATO troops. More...

Gone South

Can’t do without the AC!

Hot enough for you? I was going to write about Alabama’s recent primary elections, but until I could make sense of what the Republicans are up to, I decided to hold off ’till things become clear. Which may be never. More...

Inside the Statehouse

Hubbert’s role in the GOP race

As the Republican field for governor began to formulate almost two years ago, the players crystallized early in the game. More...

No justice for women

Dear Editor, Where is justice for women in Clarke County? From my experience, there is none. I was married to a man for 32 years. We have two children. I took care of him, waiting on him hand and foot like a wife should do. More...

Congress Reports

Obama’s ‘lost opportunity’

Last week President Barack Obama made his first visit to coastal Alabama to assess the physical and economic damage caused by the Gulf oil spill. He spent several hours in our backyard, visiting the oil spill response staging area at the U.S. More...