March 1, 2012 RSS feed / Schools

JHS football team recognized by board

The Jackson High School football team and coaching staff were recognized by the Clarke County Board of Education during its regular monthly meeting, Thursday, Feb. 23, conducted in the JHS auditorium. More...

Santorum’s snobs and Wallace’s pointy-heads

Speaking of education, presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s far-out-there opinions continue to amaze us as does his popularity with voters. More...

Gone South

Bigger Brazilian bikinis

In the dead of winter I am thinking about ... bikinis. Well, actually, I wasn’t until my buddy Phillip sent me an Associated Press article announcing that “Brazilian bikinis burgeon to fit the fat.” That started me thinking. More...

Charter schools need a chance to prove their worth

The Alabama Education Association and state and local school boards, usually at odds with one another, finally have something they can be united against: Charter schools. More...

Editor’s Notes

Obama’s faith...and mine and yours

At a hamburger joint a few weeks ago, I made small talk with a fellow customer. It wasn’t long before he started in on how the country is going to the dogs and how it is all President Obama’s fault. More...