Editorials

Terry warned us 50 years ago

In recent months, we have been reminded. It’s been 50 years since George Wallace stood in the schoolhouse door. Fifty years since Martin Luther King, ... Read more

State could use proposed payday loan regulations

Relief for Alabama residents stuck in cyclical debt may be among the issues tackled when the Alabama legislature convenes this coming week. State Rep. Patricia ... Read more

If we don’t use it, we could lose it

A few miles from town, there is campus where high school students can, with effort and the investment of some time, begin to earn college ... Read more

What will story of 2014 say about us?

“Today is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one.”   As we pause at the beginning of this new year, ... Read more

Take precautions against influenza

There is no sense procrastinating any longer. The peak flu season is in the two months we’re facing, and already, Alabama is one of 10 ... Read more