December 23, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

19th century argument for Santa valid in 21st

Christmas is first and foremost about the birth of Jesus Christ but it is also about a magical time of the year, when people are more giving, more generous and nothing exemplifies that like Santa Claus. More...

Editor’s Notes

My friend Harvey

Harvey Jackson’s funeral was at 11 o’clock Tuesday morning. The Grove Hill United Methodist Church’s sanctuary was almost full— amazing for a 93-year-old who had outlived most of his peers. More...

Gone South

Best Christmas surprise this year

I like Christmas surprises. In past years I have gotten some dandies. So far the surprise of the season has been an e-mail from my buddy John with a link to YouTube and something called "Flash Mob" doing something at a food court. More...

Inside the Statehouse

AEA’s Hubbert destroyed Byrne campaign

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