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1964 was an active year in city’s history

The year 1964 comes to mind as I write this week’s column, particularly that fishing trip taken by Ben Haley and Doctor St. Amant. It ... Read more

Politics were a big deal in 1960s South

The 1962 governor’s race really began in 1958. The governor’s office and the race for it was the big show in Alabama politics in that ... Read more

Airshow helped our state shine

By U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne Last week, I joined officials from throughout Alabama at the Farnborough International Airshow outside of London, England. I was accompanied ... Read more

GECA cast, crew put on great show

I definitely enjoyed myself at the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts’ production of Oliver! last weekend. For those who weren’t in the audience at ... Read more

Folsom influenced 1958 governor’s race

As the 1958 governor’s race dawned, the shadow of “Big Jim” Folsom loomed over the scene. Even though Big Jim could not be on the ... Read more