June 20, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Too dependent on computers?

Other Voices

Editor’s Note: The following column is a reprint from the June 21, 2017, edition of the News. When I first started writing, I used a spiralbound notebook. More...

Some kinda good

All That’s Fit to Print

I was already stockpiling Hellman’s mayonnaise and my green plate was washed. I was ready for my first tomato. More...

Deadly dancing in the news

The most valuable lesson of childhood is learning what you can’t do. Between birth and puberty I learned plenty. My older sister was clearly Mother’s favorite. More...

T-Ball mom really outdoes herself with snacks

CLINCH COUNTY RECREATION PARK, FIELD #3 - With the bases loaded in the second inning Tuesday at Field #3, Clinch Chiropractic’s Timmy Johnson hit a two-run double down the thirdbase line to lift the Cardinals to a non-victory/ non-loss against More...

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Big dogs and the “big dog”

Mumbles

I knew I should have taken “dog whisperer” lessons a long time ago.  I know our “big dogs” — Buddy, Tessie and Grayson (95, 60 and 40 pounds) somehow put Hoot (about seven pounds) up to the beggin’ chores, esp More...

Fake support for a free market in energy

Other Voices

All of a sudden, everyone on the left wants “free markets in energy policy.” As someone who’s advocated for that for, oh, about three decades, this riff should be music to my ears. More...

Driver’s reminded to renew licenses

From our Files News from the past

10 YEARS AGO  June 18, 2008   FORMER Blakely Bobcat and Auburn standout basketball player Alex Howell Jr. was inducted into the Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame in Dothan.  More...

Chinese Big Brother

Other Voices

Upset because Facebook and Google invade your privacy? Be glad you don’t live in China.  Facebook and other Western apps are banned there. The government views their openness as a threat. More...