Opinion

Tuesday events show the potential of downtown area

Tuesday evening was hopping in downtown Alexander City. The Bank Walkers band set up and played in the Broad Street plaza beside the fountain, as ... Read more

The money for Medicaid expansion is there, Alabama should take it

Dear Editor: To address Mr. Wayne Stark question when he asked the question, “Where on God’s green earth do you think the State of Alabama ... Read more

It’s time for a united front

There are countless quotes from people far wiser than we here at this newspaper about the benefits of working together, unity and getting along. After ... Read more

Children can learn valuable lessons while in church

Dear Editor: Poor academic performance and disruptive behavior by children in our schools has reached almost epidemic proportions. Our children are reaching school age without ... Read more

Taking on the Governor, Senator and Representatives

Dear Editor: Governor Bentley has earned a 7 for not leading this state forward. I wrote him, asking him where were his plans; the plans ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Obama has been a great president – especially for conservatives

Dear Editor, I will have to agree with Charles Gillenwaters’ editorial of Dec. 11th that Barry Soetoro (AKA) Barack Hussein Obama has been a great ... Read more

Opinion Columns

My quest to cure an uncommon cold

Just a note here: I can be a little dramatic when I’m sick. I have a cold. Not an average cold. I’m talking a strain ... Read more

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