Anti-vaccination is literally killing us

A recent and growing measles outbreak forced President Obama to tell every parent in America what science has been telling them since the dawn of ... Read more

GHS career day did it right

Walking in the side door of Greenville High School last Friday, we didn’t really know what to expect. Read more

Legislature faces $250 million deficit in fund

By Steven Flowers The legislature completed their week-long organizational session last month with very little fanfare or controversy. They will get to work on substantive ... Read more

Gay marriage: An attack on America

Few things outside the realm of college football remain as sacred as the institution of marriage. Read more

Freedom Breakfast highlights day

The Butler County Civic League knows how to put on a Freedom Breakfast in honor of the late and great the Rev. Martin Luther King ... 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