September 29, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

Candidates must get early start on 2012

The political scene is quiet in Clarke County but if it is going to heat up it is going to have to soon.  State primaries have been moved from June to March for 2012 to match the presidential primary date. More...

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Inside the Statehouse

Tight and getting tighter

Alabama’s new fiscal year begins October 1. Unlike most states we have two operating budgets. We, of course, have a general fund budget, but we also have a special education trust fund budget. More...

Roads are terrible

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,  Recently I returned home for a funeral and I was shocked by the conditions of the Gosport Landing Road.  More...

Sticking Coffeeville

Letter to the Editor

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Gone South

The guy in the red cap

Every Sunday morning, when I turn on the TV to hear some football “analysts” tell me what I saw the day before, I know that sooner or later one of them will sagely observe that the winning team won because it was able to “dictate th More...

Congress Reports

Tax increases won’t create new jobs for our citizens

Americans are fed up, and it’s no wonder. More...