Opinion

1986 was a hectic year in Atmore’s history

This week, we are taking a look back at the year 1986. In 1986, pretty 17-year-old Cindy Conway won the “Miss Bear Point” contest. This ... Read more

Thursday’s debate is very important

A debate forum for Alabama Senate 22 candidates was held at the Faulkner State Arts Center in Bay Minette on April 28. The forum was ... Read more

Please help me with information about my relative

My name is Katrina Jones and I am trying to find out info about my grandfather, Delano Jones. I know that he was an inmate ... Read more

Together, we can weather this storm

By Bradley Byrne U.S. House of Representatives One month before the beginning of hurricane season on June 1, Southwest Alabama was hammered with rain and ... Read more

Pandering social bills waste our time, money

The 2014 regular legislative session, which ended last month, was the last of the quadrennium. It ended on the same note it began on four ... Read more

More Articles

  1. A lot of city names are really ‘off the wall’
  2. Many helped make ‘Celebrity Waiter’ dinner a success
  3. ‘Law Day’ sounds like a unique experience
  4. It’s been a very busy time in the district
  5. Interesting political races are coming soon
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Opinion Columnists

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

Letters to the Editor

Thanks for your contributions to our library

Dear Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to thank the Library Partners of Atmore organization and the citizens of our community. Once again ... Read more

Recycling machine allows donations

Dear Editor, I didn’t know if your readers were aware, but the recycling machine next to Pepsi can actually help you make donations to various ... Read more

Thursday’s debate is very important

A debate forum for Alabama Senate 22 candidates was held at the Faulkner State Arts Center in Bay Minette on April 28. The forum was ... Read more

Please help me with information about my relative

My name is Katrina Jones and I am trying to find out info about my grandfather, Delano Jones. I know that he was an inmate ... Read more

Many helped make ‘Celebrity Waiter’ dinner a success

First National Bank & Trust held their annual Celebrity Waiter dinner Monday, April 21, at David’s Catfish, to benefit the American Cancer Society Relay For ... Read more