Latest Editorials

Important first step taken

ISSUE: Officials at a Chilton County Hospital Board meeting seemed committed to funding a new facility with a 1-cent sales tax increase. Read more

City departments in good hands

ISSUE: New Clanton Housing Authority director and his proactive ideas fit in with other city leaders. Read more

School could put building to use

ISSUE: Jemison High School’s principal approached the county board of education about renovating an empty building on campus for additional classroom space. Read more

Money should be used for hospital

ISSUE: The Chilton County Hospital Board has asked the county commission for money to help re-open Chilton Medical Center. Read more

Hospital situation may have reached turning point

ISSUE: A hearing scheduled about the possible revocation of Chilton Medical Center’s license to operate was cancelled because of developments related to control of ... Read more