PELL CITY -- The AARP Tax Aide Center in Pell City has completed another successful year of assisting local residents file their tax returns. A big thank you is owed to the city manager and mayor for allowing AARP volunteers the use of a facility free of charge, Lacey Mills of the Pell City …

MONTGOMERY -- Our antiquated 1901 constitution was designed to give inordinate power to the Legislature. During the Wallace years, the king of Alabama politics, George Wallace, usurped this power and controlled the Legislature from the executive branch of government. Over the last couple of …

When World War II ended, Washington, D.C.'s population was about 900,000; today it's about 700,000. In 1950, Baltimore's population was almost 950,000; today it's around 614,000. Detroit's 1950 population was close to 1.85 million; today it's down to 673,000. Camden, New Jersey's 1950 popula…