August 12, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Now a reason to pursue prison reform in addition to disability and mental issues

Dear Editor, No matter what faith one may have, love should blossom in each of our hearts if we wish to experience deep, warm and growing joy in our hearts. More...

From the Nethermost

Library plans get national attention

If we never try to imagine the ideal library, how can we who live in Grove Hill ever strive to get such a thing? We must ask: what More...

Hooray for good test scores at Coffeeville High School!

Dear Editor, We are excited about the progress our students at Coffeeville High School made on the recently released Average Yearly Progress (AYP) Report. More...

From The Democrat’s Files

100 years ago 21 ears on one stalk “W. M. Clarke of Nettlesboro stated to us, while in town last week, that a neighbor of his, A. M. Drinkard by name, had a stalk of corn on which there were 21 complete ears of corn. The stalk, Mr. More...

Inside the Statehouse

The king of fundraising

Last week we closed with the fact that if Dr. Robert Bentley wins the governorship in November, Tuscaloosa will be the home county of both the governor and our senior U.S. senator, Richard Shelby. More...

‘Jeff Sessions did not resort to lies and insults...’

Dear Editor, Please excuse my aging memory but I don't remember your 1987 editorial asking that Judge Robert Bork receive an open-minded, fair evaluation like you think Elena Kagan deserves. Maybe you were on vacation that week. More...

Congress Reports

Pressing BP for claims payments

Given the cavalier attitude of BP’s corporate brass, it is obvious the oil company thinks that by plugging its Macondo oil well - which has gushed uncontrollably for nearly three months – it has also capped the urgency of an economic cr More...

Corrections

Michael Bedsole is the principal at Thomasville Elementary School. Vickie Morris is the new interim principal at Thomasville Middle School. Morris was incorrectly listed as being TES principal last week. More...