June 2, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

Memorial Day coverage helped boost Poppy sales

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: We enjoyed very much the fullpage spread you had on MEMORIAL DAY 2011 in The Clarke County Democrat this past week. More...

From the Nethermost

Herod’s ‘eye doctor’ saw Harper Lee get honorary degree from Notre Dame More...

Our Opinions

FEMA’s help welcomed but let’s not abuse it

It is great that we have a benevolent government, one that is willing to help its citizens in time of emergencies and natural disasters. It is a shame, though, that there are those who would take advantage of such generosity. More...

Inside the Statehouse

Gambling and politics in Alabama

The sensational and much anticipated gambling corruption case comes to trial this Monday in Federal Court in Montgomery. Presiding over the case will be the very highly regarded senior federal jurist in the Middle District, Myron Thompson. More...

Editor’s Notes

Home defense a worry for citizens in June 1861

The Civil War in Clarke County From the files of The Clarke County Democrat. Above, illustration from papers of the 1860s. More...