Category Archives: Cover Story

Shoestring to Golden Spoon

Local Wedding Venues for the Perfect Day on any Budget STORY BY: AMI BROWN A young girl dreams her whole life of that special day, her wedding day. Reality sets in as an adult, and you realize the tremendous amount

The Lovely, Lovie – the Pet Issue Cover Winner!

Congratulations to Lovey, our photo contest winner. This black and white cat captures the sweetest look, lying, relaxing and just looking adorable. Those stunning green eyes melted our hearts. It was a unanimous decision to make this our winning

Photo Contest

In May 2016, Southport Magazine asked our readers to send in some of their favorite photos of the area. We were looking for images that represented something special to the photographer. The response was overwhelming. We knew there were talented

Summer Music Showcase 2016

SUMMER MUSIC SHOWCASE By: Ami Brown   That time of year is upon us once again! The hot summer is just around the corner. What better way to cool off than to join friends and listen to awesome music! The

Bringing Back the Front Porch

  The Southport Songwriter Festival is building our community and bringing people together BY: JEFFREY STITES One of the hallmarks of human civilization, of the dividing line between animals driven by instinct and humans driven by culture, is the creation of

The Maggies are Back in Town!

  Celebrating all that Southport and the surrounding areas have to offer! There are million reasons to love the Southport area: friendly people, quaint shops and great fishing to name a few. On February 6th we celebrated another reason —The Maggie


NAME OF COUPLE: Zach & Kim Sirkin DATE OF WEDDING: October 4, 2015 WEDDING BUDGET: $12000 NUMBER OF GUESTS: 125 WEDDING VENUE: Ocean View United Methodist Church RECEPTION VENUE: 801 Ocean CATERER: The Confectionary – Bobbie Blackmon FLORIST: DIY – Bride

The Road to Our Hearts are Paved with Paw Prints

      Readers send in photos of their furry friends BY SOUTHPORT READERS Each year we reach out to our readers asking them to send in theirpet photos for the January’s Pet issue. We chose one for the cover,

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