Posts By: Katy Ruth

Katy Ruth Camp is a features contributor for Pretty Southern. The daughter of a longtime high school football coach and UGA football letterman, Katy Ruth was raised in the small town of Cartersville, Georgia, a quintessential Southern town. Katy Ruth graduated from the University of Georgia with degrees in journalism and literature and, during that time, she worked as a writer and media assistant for the UGA Athletic Association. She has since won state and national awards for business, sports and feature writing. She is currently a journalist, ad sales director and the director of community outreach for Times-Journal, Inc., as well as the owner and artist of Little Crow handmade jewelry. Follow Katy Ruth on Twitter

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December 9, 2014 Featured Opinion

When most people think of “Gone With the Wind,” they think of Vivien Leigh’s tiny waist, “I will never go hungry again,” the curtain dress or Clark Gable’s gorgeous self. There are so many moments that have made their marks on our minds. But when I think of “Gone With the Wind,” the first word… Read more »

UGA Tech Mad Men
November 28, 2014 Featured

“Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate.” Let’s take this one all the way back to 1917, with one of my favorite Georgia-Georgia Tech stories told to me by one of the greatest storytellers ever, Loran Smith, paraphrased and told not nearly as well as he did, of course. During World War I, many schools, including Georgia, lost nearly… Read more »

November 9, 2014 Featured Opinion

Editor’s note – this article was contributed by our fabulous blogger Katy Ruth Camp. My 20s. They were very good to me, but here are 10 things I will not miss from my 20s: 1. Not knowing how to cook. Mamacita’s cookbook is now my kitchen treasure and grows everyday with new recipes. 2. Eating… Read more »

June 1, 2014 Featured

“Hey, soldier boy!” With those three, flirtatious words, a love story was born. My namesake and grandmother, Mama Ruth, had met her Norman on a double date with her best friend one hot Georgia summer day in the mid-1950s – only, he wasn’t her date. A few weeks later, when nothing had developed further from… Read more »

August 29, 2013 Featured

So, there’s a little thing kicking off tonight called college football. Are you ready? Lord knows I am. I just hope my heart is ready, too. After a night of bluegrass and brews last Friday, I was sitting on the screen porch of my boyfriend Jake’s apartment with his roommate and one of his best… Read more »

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September 12, 2012 Featured

Hallelujah, Amen. Football season is finally here! A few friends and family members came over to my house today to partake in this glorious moment we’ve all been awaiting. I wanted to make a mimosa bar, but since most people were coming later in the day to watch the evening games, I had to get… Read more »