By Cowgirl Candace | Originally published for Black Farmers’ Network Semi-trailers, pickups and cars dart along the same path early 20th-century cotton wagons trundled to make gin deliveries. Scenic Hometown Hwy 27 — originally known as State Route 1 — in West Georgia was once known as a prominent drop off point for the cash […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Originally published for the AJC Now that Atlanta is considered the “Hollywood of the South,” the entire region has increasingly become a backdrop for both motion pictures and small screen projects. Popular series like “Stranger Things” and “The Walking Dead” — as well as scenes from the wildly successful Marvel Cinematic Universe films — […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Images by LaSundra Davis Think Wild West, think Hollywood-exaggerated gunfights, stagecoach chases and saloon gambling scenes. The stuff classic American West films and TV series are made of. Well, country Western movie junkies, history buffs and travel bloggers on a crunch for experiencing and covering entertainment news have so much material to […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Intro photo by Suhyoon Cho | Originally published for the AJC Outdoor adventurers and wanderers of the Peach State have a paramount playground at Georgia’s largest state park. F.D. Roosevelt Park in Pine Mountain is 9,049 acres of meandering trails, miniature waterfalls and majestic mountain ranges that stretch until the sky meets the […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Photos courtesy of VisitGreenvilleSC | Originally published for the AJC It’s the South’s Greenville everyone is talking about. No. Not Greenville, North Carolina. Nope. Not Greenville, Kentucky, Virginia, Alabama or Texas, either. And it’s not even Tennessee’s Greeneville spelled with that awkward fourth “e.” “Yeah, that Greenville,” as its slogan suggests. […]
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