2/5 Update: Some sources are questioning the motives behind the release of the book. For more, read this story from al.com and this by NPR. And let us know — what do you think? You could hear the audible gasps at the Southern Living offices this morning when we saw the Tweet: This, of course, is major. Lee is […]
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It’s official: one of the South’s most adorable couples are tying the knot. We got a peek at their engagement dinner, celebrated at Fisher’s at Orange Beach Marina in Orange Beach, AL (which we named as one of the South’s Best Bars). The former Alabama quarterback and prospective NFL player told his unsuspecting bride-to-be and former Miss Alabama that they […]
We were all stunned yesterday when snow storms gripped parts of the South, including our hometown of Birmingham. This morning there are still people stranded, and we’re praying for their safety. As those of us in Alabama and affected states try to get home, we’re counting our blessings for the good things that have happened and how Southerners have risen […]
This week, thousands of visitors will come to Alabama for events marking the 50th anniversary of the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement. One could spend a lifetime studying Birmingham’s role in Civil Rights — in fact, Birmingham native and historian Barry McNeelly has done just that. The Birmingham native and Parker High School history teacher gives tours of the district. “Birmingham’s […]
As Mardi Gras comes to a close, we reached out to our friends in the Gulf to see how the South celebrated Carnival season this year. From Mobile to the Crescent City the crowds didn’t disappoint.
This historic neighborhood in Alabama is the place to go for local products and gifts you won’t find anywhere else.