Latest Montgomery Advertiser Stories

2008-08-04 15:00:46

By Marty Roney, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Aug. 4--Katrina Lucas is anxiously looking forward to Thursday, the first day of the new academic year for Autauga County Schools.

2008-07-25 18:00:31

By Scott Johnson, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jul. 25--The field of technology is growing every day and the pay is getting better all the time, but not many girls are trying out for the geek squad. A summer program at H.

2008-07-23 15:01:09

By Jenn Rowell, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jul. 23--Parents and students spoke out against the appeals process for magnet school enrollment at Tuesday night's Montgomery County Board of Education meeting. A number of students at Booker T.

2008-07-23 15:01:04

By Alvin Benn, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jul. 23--SAND ISLAND -- Two rickety, one-way wooden bridges with protruding nails and rotting boards are all that connect this community of 200 to the "mainland." It isn't that far -- only a few feet really.

2008-07-10 12:01:07

By Kenneth Mullinax, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jul. 9--A pilot program to encourage more students to take Advanced Placement tests is running ahead of schedule.

2008-07-10 12:00:48

By Cosby Woodruff, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jul.

2008-06-26 12:02:54

By Cosby Woodruff, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jun. 25--Parking a car long-term at Montgomery Regional Airport will become more expensive next month after the airport's governing body voted to raise the rates Tuesday.

2008-06-25 18:02:48

By Cosby Woodruff, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jun. 24--Montgomery Regional Airport's months-long debate over how its parking lot should be redesigned could end tonight when the airport authority votes on a plan that drew no opposition Monday at a committee meeting.

2008-06-24 12:02:48

By Kym Klass, Montgomery Advertiser, Ala. Jun. 23--Faced with higher and higher food and beverage costs, restaurants in the River Region are struggling to keep menu prices reasonable and still stay in business.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.