January 4, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

One more review of Senate race

Inside the Statehouse

As we enter the 2018 campaign season, many of you have asked me to look back and analyze the 2017 Special Election Senate race and explain in depth what happened and why. The most asked question is how could a Democrat win a U.S. More...

Motivating kick needed as the new year begins

The above reference to Highway 84 improvements on the east side of the state and the lack of the same on the west side — our side — prompts some other thoughts.  More...

Forcing yourself to save

Dollars & Cents

Most Americans do not have adequate funds set aside for emergencies. Nor are they saving for retirement. To increase the well-being of individuals as well as enhance the financial security of the nation, this must change.  More...

Roy Moore’s character faults evident in loss

Sometimes a person’s true character shows through more in how they deal with adversity and defeat than how they deal with good times and winning.  More...

Why can’t Highway 84 four-laning come west?

Riding back from Dothan the other week, we took the Highway 84 loop that runs up through Elba rather than the shorter cut-through from Enterprise to Opp. We were surprised to find four-laning work being done on Highway 84. More...

I ain’t making this up

Gone South

Roy Blount, Jr. (the funniest man alive) in Roy Blount’s Book of Southern Humor (the funniest book ever put together) tells a story he got from Loyal Jones. More...

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