How many more lives have to be destroyed by the toxins 3M has dumped into the ground in and around Decatur? After 50-plus years of 3M polluting our landscapes and neighborhoods and being proven to having done it wantonly without regard for the safety and health of citizens, city leaders are …
We hear we are fighting for democracy on a daily basis, so let’s do something about it. The number one threat is our federal debt, which at some point should be considered treason.
District 4 Councilman Hunter Pepper was blatantly off-base and disrespectful when encouraging the citizens of Decatur to ignore the fireworks law and not call the Police Department if infractions of the law occurred, according to accounts he posted on his social media page.
The Fourth Estate, also known as the “free press,” is vital to our system of checks and balances. It is very helpful in the instances where its reporting is free of bias and not a paid advertisement for special interests unbecoming the common good. This was envisioned by our founding fathers…
Recently the TVA publicly asked customers to conserve power due to record electrical demand from the historic high temperatures this June. The utility stressed in the public statement the time of day when electric demand peaked, from 2 through 6 p.m.
Remember the comment “getting the cart before the horse”? This is what we have with this administration. So, we stop using fossil fuels and then build electric cars. A first grader has better sense than this.
So, the Biden administration wants eventually to ban fossil fuels in the name of “Clean Energy.” As of right now, the U.S. produces only 2% of the lithium for batteries. In 2020 the demand was for 350,000 tons of lithium. By 2030 the demand will be up six times that amount.
The results of a poll printed in your newspaper on April 8, regarding whether the Legislature should ban teaching “concepts” it deems divisive are heartbreaking.
The Biden administration is the most inept, incompetent in the history of this country. The day after President Joe Biden was sworn into office, he signed a stack of new regulations and cancellations that had been written by who knows. It was not Mr. Biden.
As a retired teacher, Hartselle City Schools, my concern is the ultimate destruction of our public education system for Alabama's school children.
What do the people who are literally up in arms (as in AR-15s, etc.) over mask and vaccine mandates do about other government mandates, like driver's licenses, motorist liability insurance, speed limits, stop signs and traffic lights; as well as sales, income and property taxes?
Carrie Matthews Recreation Center in Northwest Decatur, which opened in 1969, has functioned as a viable city-owned and -operated facility in the Northwest community for more than five decades.
What will it be like when the People's Republic of China controls the continent upon which we live? Ask a liberty-loving resident of Hong Kong, if you can find one that is not incarcerated or dead.