July 29, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Editor’s Notes

Kindness of Coma Horton 33 years ago remembered

Coma Horton was one of the first businessmen to buy a newspaper ad from me back in 1977 when I first started working for The South Alabamian, a green summer intern fresh out of the University of Alabama.   More...

Inside the Statehouse

‘Friends and neighbors’

In 1949 Dr. V.O. Key, Jr. wrote a book entitled, “Southern Politics in State and Nation.” His book is considered the bible of southern political history. More...

Guest Columnist

Joe Reed offers principles

With the primaries and runoffs over, we now set our sights on the 2010 General Election. More...

Congress Reports

Vice President Biden visits Theodore facility

A month after President Barack Obama toured the U.S. Coast Guard Gulf oil spill incident response staging area in Theodore, Alabama, Vice President Joe Biden followed suit. Last Thursday, Mr. More...