November 2, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Abbeville and ‘Yella Fella’

Editor’s Notes

We’ve all seen him on TV, galloping on horseback across the screen decked out in yellow and topped with a yellow 10-gallon hat.  I met the “Yella Fella” Saturday. More...

Silver-Haired Legislators’ work

Inside the Statehouse

With all the changes and uncertainty surrounding Alabama government in recent months, including political appointments, high level resignations, special elections, runoff elections and a host of new candidates tossing their names into the 2018 electi More...

Quotes

It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in argument. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

The Armadillo Gourmet Society

Gone South

I am not a hunter. I used to be, but not anymore. More...

Living beyond our means

Dollars & Cents

The statistics are frightening. Half the American people are not saving for retirement. And 47 percent could not come up with $400 in the event of an emergency.  More...

Ralph Neal and me

Through the Past

After pondering this article for six weeks, I now feel that I can write this from the facts as well as from the heart. I heard the name Ralph Neal first time when I was in Mrs. More...

Working to combat opioid addiction

Congress Reports

Hundreds of thousands of Americans have lost their lives in recent years due to drug abuse, and the problem only seems to be getting worse. In 2016, more than two million Americans had an addiction to prescription or illicit opioids.  More...