Opinion

Cedar chest has evidence of long-ago fads, trends

It is amazing how fads come and trends surface. English poet Abraham Cowley said that the world is a scene of changes. During cleaning and ... Read more

Merrill’s history tinged with humor

Scotty Merrill’s written words quickly drew me in. “… She was puritanically clean in appearance and was severe almost to the extreme in her every ... Read more

South was right; Lincoln was wrong

Dear editor: April is Confederate History Month in Alabama, as proclaimed by the State School Board and Governor. Over 100,000 Alabamians served in the Confederate ... Read more

Sweet memories keep friends with us

The words — for several days, I struggled to find the right words while my feelings were fresh. I needed words to help me understand ... Read more

Poarch Creeks would like Ivey in office

There appears to be very little interest in promoting an effort to impeach Gov. Robert Bentley. With very few legislative days left in the session, ... Read more

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Opinion Columnists

Could a lottery solve General Fund woes?

As the budget hearings began for the 2016 Legislative Session in January the largest Powerball lottery sweepstakes in American history was playing out. It was ... Read more

Grace, miracles still exist every single day

The early morning air is still cool enough that I pull on a long-sleeve shirt as I head out to gather the dishes and bowls ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

South was right; Lincoln was wrong

Dear editor: April is Confederate History Month in Alabama, as proclaimed by the State School Board and Governor. Over 100,000 Alabamians served in the Confederate ... Read more

Dog lovers’ plea: Help us find Charlie-Fitz

Dear Editor: Thank you in advance for printing this letter as it is our last effort in locating our precious black labrador retriever Charlie-Fitz. Approximately ... Read more

Former LBWSJC student pens autobiography

Dear Editor: Thank you very much for giving me permission to use old images form your paper in my forthcoming autobiography. I am very excited ... Read more

Mother: Our family has been hurt by gossip

After all the hateful comments and gossip in my hometown about my daughter-in-law, Lynn Hughes, I want you to know it hurt two families, including ... Read more

Grandfather warns: Beware potential scams

To the editor, On June 2, I received a call that said it was from National in New York. Someone came on the line and ... Read more