April 22, 2009 RSS feed / Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

'Everything is gonna be all right!'

It has been quite a week, and it's just Friday as I sit in a Dothan, Alabama hospital writing this column. More...

Could this have been you?

One day a while back, a man, his heart heavy with grief, was walking in the woods. As he thought about his life this day, he knew many things were not right. He thought about those who had lied about him back when he had a job. More...

Relaxed to the Max

No one knows exactly when, where or why this foul fad started, but since the moment "Casual Friday" stuck its ugly snout under the cultural tent, society's standards have dropped right off the cliff. More...

Another Opinion from the South

Liberal Versus Conservative I recall an incident near the end of my first year in graduate school. Having written a paper for an old professor, I was called into his office to review its contents. More...

As You See It

Why is a very expensive piece of county road equipment being left stuck in the mud until summer per County Commissioners orders? More...

For a sense of place, you can't beat a newspaper

Guest Editorial

Ink has been running like tears lately, splashing onto the opinion pages of our nation's newspapers. Editors and commentators, worried about their jobs, write one earnest column after another pleading the case for print journalism. More...

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Article

Some five to seven people had assembled in downtown Funston last Saturday to witness what was to be the biggest event since Buster Staidmore's station started plugging tubeless tires instead of putting a hot patch on an inner tube. More...

Quote of the Year

In a time where so much is being made about our first black president, Ann Coulter made the following observation in her column of February 25, 2009: "But as long as the nation is obsessed with historic milestones, More...

Ebony Dots & Dashes

Got up early Monday morning feeling really good. Got started cleaning out closets. Forgot to get my news ready. Thanks to the folks at the Liberal, they remind me of my duties. Wanted to go to Little Zion F.W.B. Church last Sunday. More...

Letter to Editor

Dear Mr. Toole: I recently moved my father, Fera Cloud, from a nursing home in Alabama over to Miller Nursing Home, and I would like to share some observations I have made since his time here. More...

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