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Lauren Patrick is a native Southerner and the editor of Pretty Southern.com. She’s a member of the Atlanta Blogger Network and Atlanta Food Blogger Society. #LovetheSouth #GoDawgs Follow Lauren on Twitter

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March 4, 2019 Opinion

Editor’s note – this editorial was submitted by Reverend Dana Ezell from Trinity United Methodist Church in Atlanta. For those readers who need more background, in February 2019, the UMC bishops convened in St. Louis and voted in favor of the Traditional Plan, which reaffirms the denomination’s prohibitions against same-sex marriage and LGBTQ clergy despite… Read more »

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December 25, 2018 Pretty Southern Novel

Dearest family, friends, and members of the Pretty Southern squad: Hope all is merry and bright in your world. This has certainly been a wild year. Lord knows we’ve all been through a lot (some more than others) but we’ve stuck through it together. That’s just what we do 🙂 It’s crazy to think it… Read more »

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December 15, 2018 Pretty Southern Novel

Editor’s note – the following is a story from the Pretty Southern novel series. Learn more about Randy Cunningham, the patriarch of the Cunningham family, and his alleged crimes. Prominent Atlanta construction CEO convicted of running a pyramid scheme Renowned developer Randy Cunningham was the epitome of the American dream. He grew his company, Cunningham… Read more »