January 13, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

Inside the Statehouse

State faces big challenges

Last week we discussed the organization of the Alabama State Senate. More...

Ray Norris is ready to be a good sheriff

Ray Norris took the oath of office to be Clarke County’s sheriff Sunday before a full house in the Grove Hill Senior Center. More...

Gone South

Wintertime at the beach

I love the beach in winter, a time, as Jimmy Buffett put it, “when the coast is clear.” Well, not completely clear, but clearer than it is in summer. More...

Congress Reports

New 112th Congress brings new feel to Washington, D.C.

Every two years a new Congress is sworn in and each time the air is filled with anticipation when freshmen lawmakers join our ranks. But last week’s arrival of the much talked about 112th Congress felt more like a presidential inauguration. More...