April 26, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

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2018 governor’s race: Contrast in perspectives

The Alabama race for governor may turn into a contest not just between candidates of different ages but between new ideas and a look to the future and an attachment to old ways. Gov. More...

Can you pass this financial literacy test?

Dollars & Cents

Today’s column concludes Financial Literacy Month. It is now time to test your financial knowledge. More...

From Our Files 83 years ago

From The Democrat’s April 1935 issues

“Friday, April 26, marks the close of all elementary schools of the county. More...

Chief justice race one to watch

Inside the Statehouse

Among the plethora of races on the ballot this year are the important seats on the Alabama Supreme Court. We have an unprecedented five out of nine seats up for election. More...

‘So good to see you again’

Gone South

Family reunions.  Why?  Alice Walker’s characters in The Color Purple, summed it up -- “we all need a time when we can spend the day celebrating each other.”  That’s why.  Each-otherness.  More...

Letter to the Editor

Help in aftermath of Fulton flooding greatly appreciated

Dear Editor, There are times in life when mere words seem so inadequate to express our feelings. We find ourselves at that place. As most everyone knows, the Town of Fulton experienced devastating flooding recently. More...