Letters to the Editor

All seniors need fair, affordable housing

When construction began on the new development for seniors (Hummingbird Landing on Moore Road, Andalusia), I immediately attempted to apply for an apartment. However, once ... Read more

What services are you willing to lose?

  On behalf of the 84,000 people who work in Alabama hospitals and the 7 million patients they serve each year, we’re writing to implore ... Read more

Model 1911 better than veggies

I write this letter on August 15, exactly 70 years after Japanese Emperor Hirohito released the Gyokuon-hōsō, publicly announcing that the Japanese Government had accepted ... Read more

Historian: These buildings matter

Dear editor, “The time has come,,” the Walrus said, “To talk of many things; of shoes—and ships—and sealing wax—of cabbages—and kings…” This famous quote is ... Read more

Support of fetal tissue research questioned

Dear editor, I would like to respond to some points made by Kendra Majors in her Aug. 12, 2015 column in the Star-News, “If fetal ... Read more