Steve Flowers

Hubbert’s among state political giants

Paul Ray Hubbert was born on Christmas Day in 1935 in the small rural crossroads of Hubbertville in Fayette County. The community was named for ... Read more

2 ‘anti-machine’ candidates won

As we approach the end of the political year, a few thoughts and observations on 2014 political happenings in the Heart of Dixie. Jim Sumner ... Read more

Shelby now in prime position

The GOP takeover of the U.S. Senate has a silver lining for Alabama. We came out like gangbusters with the Republican victory. Both of our ... Read more  | 1 comment

More Rs than ever in Senate

The 2014 elections were quite uneventful. The seven statewide constitutional offices were all retained by Republicans. In fact, the reason the election was so dull ... Read more