Grace on the Gridiron at Last Chance U

Grace on the Gridiron at Last Chance U

Scooba, Mississippi is described as a “place you’ve never heard of,” and the starters of the East Mississippi Community College football team land there on their asses with one foot back out the door. Greg Whiteley’s Netflix documentary series, Last Chance U, follows...
The best local bookstores

The best local bookstores

Scott’s bookstore in its prime.   Scott’s after closing You’ve all heard the stories, seen the empty storehouse; it seems another independent bookstore closes on a predictable basis. In Newnan for example, the darkened doorway of the once glowing book palace...
The Ghost of Graceland

The Ghost of Graceland

 Like Coca-Cola, fried chicken and Sunday school, Elvis Presley fanaticism is Southern doctrine. Either you, your older siblings, your parents, or grandparents, could recount watching the nascent heartthrob gyrate through his first appearance on The Ed Sullivan show....
Cash’s “Hurt” for a New Generation

Cash’s “Hurt” for a New Generation

*Check out Johnny Cash’s “Hurt” video here. We do not claim rights to the video or the song. Johnny Cash’s cover of Nine Inch Nails’ “Hurt” won the 2004 Grammy for the Best Short Form Music Video. Sadly, the award came posthumously....