Editorial

Journalism matters

An in-depth newspaper investigation revealed that a state-operated home for aged military veterans was providing sub-standard care and that taxpayer money that was to go to improve the home was spent elsewhere. The result was the replacement of the state's veterans secretary and numerous corrections at the home.

Our kids look up to us

My name is Jesse Stallings. I am from Addison, and I’m one of the coaches for the Cullman Cyclones PeeWee Football Team. I wanted to tell you how proud I am of our boys, not only because of how great they are playing this season, but of something that happened...

Don't tie our hands

As Alabama’s securities regulator, our office is charged with protecting investors in Alabama from fraud and abuse in the offer and sale of investments, including stocks, bonds and mutual funds and prosecuting financial frauds, including Ponzi, pyramid, prime bank and other scams.