OUR VIEW: Freedom of speech does not include threats

Social media is an incredible vehicle for communication, expression and entertainment. Through platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram users can instantly broadcast statements, opinions, videos ... Read more

Time for lawmakers and judges to cater to the needs of the majority

Dear Editor: Last Sunday morning, a Liberal news program was reporting on white radicals in the south being more dangerous than ISIS. White radicals in ... Read more

ADEM’s decision in issuing permit does not make a lick of sense

Dear Editor, I believe it was H.L. Mencken who said “no one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American public.”  I think Lance ... Read more

OUR VIEW: Groups like the DAV never waiver in their support

Our community is blessed with several organizations and programs that assist and honor our veterans and Saturday in Alexander City was a perfect example of ... Read more

Cough, cough: Fighting the flu is an uphill battle

W e’ve had a flu epidemic at The Outlook’s office lately. This week four people – including me – were home in bed, two had ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Are we past the point of no return financially in the United States?

Dear Editor, Obamacare, Common Core, environmental regulations, gun control, Internet control and military reduction. Those are the federal and United Nations programs everyone knows about. ... Read more

Opinion Columns

Turning up the volume on Holy Week

This is one of my favorite times of year. The quiet, penitential season of Lent takes a dramatic turn as we begin Holy Week on ... Read more

More Articles

  1. OUR VIEW: We support district proposal and council should, too
  2. It’s time to develop safe, vibrant environment downtown
  3. OUR VIEW: O’Neal is right, ‘Black history is American history’
  4. Nutrition, exercise lead to a healthier new you
  5. This is not Bourbon Street, this neighborhood is our home
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