List for Perfect Guy
August 29, 2017 Opinion

In life, most of us are on the quest to find “the one” When I was younger, I was obsessed with finding that perfect guy. Looking back through my teenage journals, I could witness 16-year old Lauren who was wrapped up in her first boyfriend, crushes, dates, flirtations, musings and dreams of finding Mr. Right…. Read more »

Kirkland Carden Duluth City Council Kirkland4Duluth
August 21, 2017 Opinion Party

Kirkland Carden is not originally from the South, but he’s certainly trying to make our Southern lives better. Kirkland Carden is running for Duluth City Council in the 2017 election. Originally hailing from Cincinnati, Ohio, Kirkland has made Georgia home settling home in Duluth. He chose Gwinnett County as his home, Duluth in particular, because… Read more »

New Braves Stadium SunTrust Park Meh
April 12, 2017 Opinion Sports

Luke Skywalker conned Han Solo by promising him more wealth than Han could imagine. Han’s immortal reply was: “I don’t know kid; I can imagine quite a bit.” So, when I heard a Braves talking head during a recent exhibition game to tout the traffic and parking situation as “not nearly as bad as you… Read more »

Atlanta_Braves_Family_Phil_Gura
March 27, 2017 Opinion

To a New York kid like me, Southerners were defined by “The Dukes of Hazzard”. When my Dad suggested I apply to Emory University, I thought he wanted me to learn about overnight delivery services. It only took one gorgeous weekend on Emory’s campus in 1977 (my senior year of high school) to change my… Read more »