Quantcast

Latest Bayou La Batre, Alabama Stories

b93e68f666edabc92ecb40ba41fb934a1
2009-07-13 15:25:00

President Barack Obama’s pick on Monday for the new US surgeon general is a rural Alabama family physician that has pledged to help support his healthcare reform agenda.

2008-09-24 09:00:48

By CARYN ROUSSEAU By Caryn Rousseau The Associated Press CHICAGO A n architectural historian who studies ancient bridges and a family physician who rebuilt an Alabama health clinic after it was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina are among 25 recipients of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius grants." The $500,000 fellowships were announced Tuesday by the Chicago- based John D.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).