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Rheta Grimsley Johnson: One writer to another

Posted 2/27/2016 in National Columns

When I moved to Monroeville, Alabama, in 1975, it was because of Bill Stewart, not Nelle Harper Lee. Stewart was the publisher of The Monroe Journal, an excellent weekly run by Bill Stewart's son, Steve, and his daughter-in-law, Patrice.

 

 

Leonard Pitts: If Obama wasn't 'black' before, he certainly is now

Posted 2/27/2016 in National Columns

Today's column is for the benefit of one Dr. Benjamin Solomon Carson.

 

Birney Imes: A bit of Alabama history

Posted 2/27/2016 in Local Columns

Tuesday afternoon, in a warehouse in Fayette, Alabama, Kimberly Bowling, a 45-year-old mother of three, Auburn University graduate and business owner, maneuvered a pallet jack up the ramp of a semi-trailer and pushed it under a listing tower of glass jars. The jars, $20,000 worth of them, had just arrived by truck from Jonesboro, Arkansas.

Roses and thorns

Posted 2/27/2016 in Roses & Thorns

A rose to the collaborative effort among utility interests to help many of our citizens improve their energy efficiency of their homes.

 

Common sense and crime

Posted 2/27/2016 in Dispatch Editorials

If a tree falls in Columbus, does it make a sound? The answer is yes. In fact, apparently it can be heard as far away as Tupelo.

 

Ask Rufus: Fact or fiction? The Bride of the Eliza Battle

Posted 2/27/2016 in Local Columns

The first of March and unsettled weather always brings to my mind the horrific story of the Eliza Battle.

 

Our View: Two meetings, two perspectives on drugs

Posted 2/26/2016 in Dispatch Editorials

There were two public meetings Thursday evening in Columbus, both touching a common topic but from far different perspectives.

 

 

Charlie Mitchell: Scalia shed light on the mind of a true conservative

Posted 2/26/2016 in Local Columns

When a screenwriter concocts a conservative, the prototype is standard.

 

Lynn Spruill: Time to quit talking and just do it

Posted 2/26/2016 in Local Columns

When I say we're starting from scratch, I wish I were talking about biscuits.

 

Our View: Jeff Smith: Beer czar or just bizarre?

Posted 2/25/2016 in Dispatch Editorials

As the Legislature proceeds with its 2016 session, the economic outlook is worrisome for out state.

 

 

Leonard Pitts: Donald Trump's greatest faith has always been in Donald Trump

Posted 2/25/2016 in National Columns

A few words about Donald Trump's faith.

 

 

Mississippi Voices: J.C. Brown

Posted 2/25/2016 in Local Columns

 

 

Our View: New gun bill is a reckless distortion of the Second Amendment

Posted 2/24/2016 in Dispatch Editorials

Contrary to the views of some of our legislators, the Second Amendment is not under attack in Mississippi.

 

 

Patrick Buchanan: Nationalism and populism propel Trump

Posted 2/24/2016 in National Columns

As the returns came in from South Carolina Saturday night, showing Donald Trump winning a decisive victory, a note of nervous desperation crept into the commentary.

 

 

Our View: President Trump?

Posted 2/23/2016 in Dispatch Editorials

A year ago, when the billionaire real estate developer and "reality" TV star announced his candidacy for the presidency, it was widely regarded as little more than a temporary, if wildly entertaining, diversion in the long, exhausting journey to the 2016 election.

 

 

Voice of the people: Ben C. Toledano

 

Froma Harrop: Apple, public safety and selling stuff

Posted 2/23/2016 in National Columns

Federal investigators hold the iPhone of Syed Rizwan Farook, the terrorist who helped slaughter 14 innocents in San Bernardino, California.

 

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