Greenville is still on the grow

There have been many banquets I’ve sat through in my time as a journalist. Read more

The chickens have come home to roost

The first legislative session of the quadrennium convenes next week. It is no secret that the state is broke. Fiscal problems left over from the ... Read more

Surrender your life to Jesus now

For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel’s will save it. (Mark ... Read more

A dirty job, but someone has to do it

Ever wondered what goes on in the day in the life of a garbage collector?  For most of you the answer is no.  As part ... Read more

Pay attention to our local teams

The South and football go together about as well as peanut butter and chocolate. It’s ingrained in our culture, and it likely will remain that ... Read more

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Opinion Columnists

Diaper changing gone very, very wrong

I think most folks would agree that there are just some things that mom is better at than dad. Read more

Is this finally my year?

Eight years ago when my wife and tied the knot, I thought we’d never argue about anything. Read more

SEALs, new dads share skill set

I’ve been a parent for an entire three-and-a-half months now. In that time I’ve learned that the skills needed to be a parent are some ... Read more

I’m putting down my stone

Ashley Madison. Did just reading the name of the website dedicated to helping facilitate affairs cause you to smirk? Read more

The real tragedy in Zimbabwe

For the last week or so, all eyes have been on Zimbabwe. Read more

Letters to the Editor

‘Caring’ Walmart employee comes to rescue of reader during storm

Dear Editor,   On July 23, I was in the local Walmart when it started thundering. Hoping to get back to my car before the ... Read more

Alliance is seeking contributions

Alabama’s Lobbying Alliance — a non profit alliance — that’s committed to truth and justice coupled with all other essential characteristics for completeness, will in ... Read more

Domestic violence law needs to be examined

In response to your article concerning high profile domestic violence cases, I would like to offer the following: Read more

Why should business be punished for shooting?

Dear Editor, There are lots of comments swirling regarding the shooting that occurred on Sunday outside of the Front Street Pub. In the aftermath, the ... Read more

Safe Harbor staff gives back, comes to writer’s aid

Dear Editor, How do you thank someone for being the “enough” that you’ve needed in your life? After my mom passed away in 2004, a ... Read more