May 26, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

Editor’s Notes

Big name Republicans opt out of 2012 race

As much as the Republicans cuss, berate and belittle President Obama, few of betterknown standard bearers of the Grand Old Party are interested in taking him on in 2012.  More...

Inside the Statehouse

Disasters, budget cuts and more

The last two Aprils have not been good to Alabama. On April 20, 2010, the infamous BP Deepwater oil spill disaster occurred. The massive eruption off the Louisiana coast sent crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico continuously for 85 days.  More...

Gone South

Left behind—me and thee

Dear Lord, you must be thinking, not more on the Rapture.  Sorry, can’t help it.  The whole thing has fascinated me since back in the 1970s when a traveling evangelist arrived at the college where I taught and began haranguing student More...