July 8, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Inside the Statehouse

Can turnout be any lower?

The marquee match up in next Tuesday’s upcoming runoff races is the Republican gubernatorial contest between Bradley Byrne and Dr. Robert Bentley. The winner will emerge as the favorite to succeed Gov. Bob Riley. More...

It is time to revisit county hospital idea

The idea isn’t new–it has been floated many times but never successfully. That doesn’t mean it doesn’t have merit. More...

Vote Tuesday

Alabama and Clarke County voters return to the polls for primary runoffs Tuesday. The ballots for both the Democratic and Republican parties are very short. On June 1, a pitiful 40 percent or so of Clarke County voters cast ballots. More...

Editor’s Notes

Mockingbird strong as ever

I reread — or rather read—To Kill a Mockingbird over the Fourth of July weekend. More...