Opinion

Me, gossip about governor? Why, never

We love a scandal, don’t we? Give us a real-life soap opera and it keeps everyone entertained for days. There will be gossip. There will ... Read more

Clues to lottery in March 1 elections

This has been an exciting election year when it comes to presidential politics. It has been an extraordinarily unusual and unpredictable presidential contest to say ... 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

Decoration Day always a favorite

The wisteria bush in my front yard has triumphed over an uninvited invading bush right in the middle of it. Despite my fears it might ... Read more

Diagnosis brings new VA struggles

Dear Editor, I write to you again to bring public awareness to the struggles Veterans encounter with health care. Since the implementation of a program ... Read more

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Opinion Columnists

Wildflowers, clover trigger memories of dulcimers

When crimson clover and bunches of wildflowers scamper along the roadside this time of year, I find myself reminiscing about the camping trips my husband ... Read more

So-called Alabama pension crisis is a myth

By Dr. David Bronner Much ado has been made recently about a public pension crisis in Alabama and the need for reform. The groups and ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Hospice seeks summer volunteers

Now that summer is upon us and many are thinking what is something different I could do this year? I have the perfect suggestion!! Why ... 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

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