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Editorial: King’s words speak to all

Today we honor the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., remembered as a great civil rights leader who championed nonviolent resistance in the face of oppression. ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: When celebrating what this area is today, please remember the unsung heroes

Editor’s note: I recently made the trip to Georgia Bearden’s home in Huntsville to pick up a letter to the editor she wrote for the ... Read more

Secretary of State Merrill addresses redistricting controversies

By Alabama Secretary of State John H. Merrill Recently, the implementation of the newly drawn state legislative district lines has become a point of conversation ... Read more

Editorial: Suspending gas tax a gimmick, not a solution

The issue: Suspending the federal gasoline tax does nothing to address the sources of inflation and will offer little relief to consumers. It will deprive ... Read more

Editorial: Space Command decision again under shadow

From The Decatur Daily The U.S. General Accounting Office has released its report on the decision to move the U.S. Space Command from its provisional ... Read more

Editorial: More mental health resources needed for justice system

Editor’s note: The following editorial ran in our sister-paper, The Decatur Daily, about how a fatal police shootout this past weekend in Decatur may have ... Read more

Editorial: The war in Ukraine is a teachable moment

Teach the next generation about the value of freedom and what it means to be a patriot I discuss the topic of leadership a lot ... Read more

Editorial: Special session is about “simple” lines on a map

By Beth Chapman The average Alabamian may not know or care that every 10 years their legislative and congressional district lines are redrawn, but it ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: State legislators need to nullify vaccine mandates for Alabamians

Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed in a letter to the editor are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Flip-flopping mask requirements upsets parents and confuses students

Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed in a letter to the editor are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy ... Read more

EDITORIAL: Tax compliance no excuse for expanded snooping

The Issue: To pay for his $3.5 trillion spending plan, President Joe Biden says he wants to make the rich pay their fair share. His ... Read more

Letter to the editor: Trust, transparency, and accountability needed in Madison City

Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed in a letter to the editor are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy ... Read more

Dr. Hudson: “Hope is on the horizon…”

Crestwood Medical Center Remains Steadfast in Service to North Alabama By Pam Hudson, MD, Chief Executive Officer Crestwood Medical Center I write today with hope ... Read more

Memorial Day brought a (near) return to normal

So, that was normal — or at least a reasonable facsimile. Across Alabama this past weekend, people marked Memorial Day weekend not in the fashion ... Read more

Opinion: citizen oversight board and a new police chief for Madison

Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed in a letter to the editor are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy ... Read more

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