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Earlier this month in Évreux, France, a couple of hours’ drive west of Paris, a school teacher was confronted by a Muslim immigrant student an…

As the coronavirus pandemic stretched from spring into summer and toward fall, there was much debate about how schools would deliver instructi…

Some people would suggest that anyone who would throw caution to the wind and drive around a barrier or ignore a “road closed” sign deserves t…

Next year will bring some higher prices at the post office. Anyone who didn’t see this coming hasn’t been paying attention, but it’s sure to m…

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Imagine yourself asleep in your bed in the middle of the night when you are awakened by a bright light in your face. There is a man in your ro…

Embellishment is human nature; the more times a story is told, the more it evolves until eventually, it may have little resemblance to the ori…

Shortly after school started last month, Dothan’s school superintendent, Dr. Phyllis Edwards, tendered her resignation in the middle of a five…

A cattle rancher hired a young fellow to help with many of the chores on the farm, and while the new laborer wasn’t the sharpest knife in the …

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Many Houston County voters have already cast their ballots in the Nov. 3 general election, taking advantage of a temporary change in absentee …

So far as of Tuesday morning, 101,092 absentee ballots in Alabama have been requested and 35,184 have been successfully returned for the Nov. …

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The only surprise that comes with a federal lawsuit over Gov. Kay Ivey’s response to the coronavirus pandemic in Alabama is that it took so lo…

Alabama’s prison system is broken. Stunningly overcrowded and understaffed, the prisons are a warehouse for the mentally ill who receive inade…

State health officials relayed some sunny news this week: Following a grim warning that Alabama would likely see a spike in COVID-19 cases fol…

The weather outside the last few days has been a particularly refreshing change from the oppressive heat the community has experienced for wee…

Nancy Pelosi must be supremely confident of a sweeping Democratic victory on Nov. 3. How else to explain why she refuses to compromise on a co…

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In the months since the coronavirus pandemic made gatherings dangerous, conclaves of every stripe — from book clubs to corporate briefings to …

Dothan’s school board will soon embark on a search for a superintendent — again. Dr. Phyllis Edwards issued a letter of resignation last week …

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