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 | Photos by Trarell Torrence/@torrencestudios Georgia is always on my mind. After all, it’s my birth home and playground for creating memorable content that has now spanned the globe. As a former community newspaper journalist, I’ve traveled to some of the less obvious nooks and crannies of North, Middle, South and Coastal […]
Originally published for the AJC | Photos courtesy of MicroLife Institute Head toward the huge tent ringed by tiny houses in downtown Decatur later this month, and you’ve arrived at the third annual Decatur Tiny House Festival. The two-day event takes place 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, and Sunday, Sept. 30, on Electric […]
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