Author: Paula Fogarty

Celebrated a Lowcountry Legend

Last October, the city of Beaufort and the University of South Carolina, Beaufort welcomed hundreds of people from all over the country to celebrate the 70th birthday of Pat Conroy, the greatest living Southern writer at that time.  The three…

United We Jazz

Jazz music, America’s original art form, has been uniting races and cultures since the late 19th Century.

Southerner's Guide to Grits

We visited six of Savannah's finest restaurants to see how they cook up their rendition of this Southern classic.

Remembering the Legend, Pat Conroy

Pat Conroy, October 26, 1945 - March, 4 2016 The Lowcountry Has Lost our Prince of Tides but Gains a Legend in Great Love   Whether we knew him for a minute or for a lifetime, Pat Conroy made people…

'Cue it Up

The very word barbecue drips with images of the American South. We set out on a hunt for BBQ off the beaten path and found out some interesting places that had their own take on what true Southern barbecue really is.

Fashion Icon Settles In Savannah

Internationally renowned fashion designer, James Hogan, visited Savannah from his hometown of Boston in 1990 and decided to open up his Whittaker Street shop shortly after that. “I just love everything about living here and Southern women really get classical styles.

Urban Trends

For the past several years the numbers of people moving back into cities from the suburbs have been on the rise. The Census Bureau data shows that in 2013, 2.3 million more people were living in urban areas than in 2012. Brookings Institute demographer, William Frey told USA Today that the exodus away from the suburbs is being led by retiring baby boomers and young professionals.

High Cotton

Greg Kelly, Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport Chief Executive shares his lessons in leadership with this full article!

Nat Life Guru

Close encounters with Communist Bulgarian authorities, climbing Mount Everest, hanging out at cock fights and starting a hostel for world travelers is not what we normally associate with Southern lawyers from Pineview, Georgia. Tom Dennard is not your average legal…