South Magazine - The Oct-Nov 2011

On Location

With a historic district that can change eras for the screen by simply changing the automobiles clattering down the flagged thoroughfares, plus gothic marshlands, graveyards, scattered eccentrics and kooks, there’s a lot of visual candy to savor in this small…

Live from Savannah

Probably more dependable than your share of hot dinners, these local on-air personalities will tell you everything you need to know about your community. Everybody likes being told a good story. The best are entertaining, accurate and relevant. It’s an…

StoryTellers

 As social creatures, it’s human nature to share experiences, and long before there were arsenals of digital recording devices, the spoken word was the primary method. Stories contain lessons, histories, jokes and formulae. They can warn, inspire, entertain and educate—and…

Savannah - Born Superstars

Anyone living in the South knows there’s no shortage of characters, especially in Savannah. These are just a few that turned their larger-than-life personalities into paychecks. Stacy Keach is a performer of epic proportions. Over the years, the Savannah-born actor…

Brooke Anderson is the Insider

Most people spend the last few days of a job cleaning out a desk, saying goodbye to co-workers and making plans for the future. Brooke Anderson is not most people. She spent hers in London, reporting live on national television…

Where's the Beef?

Take Highway 80 West out of Savannah and drive until the strip malls and gas stations begin to fade. Keep going until the houses become fewer and the world becomes overwhelmingly green. After an hour, ease off of the highway…

The Food Review

The south is known for its soul food, and savannah's dining scene sure doesn't disappoint. However, as a city that's brimming with all sorts of culinary talent and backgrounds, the possibilities are endless. 

Orchid - One Hot Mama

Orchid Paulmeier needed a winner, something that would stick out for the judges. Paulmeier, 39, of Bluffton, South Carolina, attended an open call audition last August for the seventh season of the popular cable reality series The Next Food Network…

Grace and Grit

Chef and food stylist Libbie Summers has cooked for presidents and Paula Deen. A few times over, she’s sailed around the world scouring fresh food and culinary secrets from locals of all flavors. She’s got an insatiable passion for food,…

Dishin' with the Deens

Paula Deen did something this summer she hadn’t done in a very long time: she took the summer off. “It was the longest span I’ve not worked in 22 years,” she says. “It was my time of getting back in…