April 7, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

Our Opinions

No to landfill

The proposed location for a new regional landfill is two counties and nearly 100 miles away to the east so some might say we don’t have a dog in the fight.  Unless, that is, you are a regionist and realize that what happens anywhere in sou More...

From the State Senate

True transparency

Transparency is their mantra, but instead they camouflage the process. They say they want the public to see all of what is going on in state government, but instead the public sees a little light while they hide what is taking place.  More...

Inside the Statehouse

What does the future hold?

It is always fun to look towards the political horizon and take a glimpse into the proverbial crystal ball and speculate as to the future of our potential Alabama political players.  More...

5-lane Hwy. 43

A friend who lives on Highway 43 between Grove Hill and Jackson was bemoaning the traffic on the road to us this weekend. More...

Gone South

Civility, honor and all that stuff

Last week, I wandered down to the Alabama Department of Archives and History in Montgomery to take part in a panel discussion on Daring to Defend Our Rights: A Discussion of Civility in Alabama Public Life.  More...

Editor’s Notes

April 1861 would be the month that the bomb went off. More...