Category Archives: Currents

A Hub for the Arts

Franklin Square Gallery offers tremendous opportunities and community involvement STORY BY AMI BROWN If you’ve ever walked through Franklin Square Park, I’m sure you could not help but notice the historic grand building overlooking the grounds. Some people think it’s

A Special Thank You

A Huge Thank You! A heart-felt letter from the owner of Southport Magazine, Kris Beasley. Dear Readers, I wanted to write and thank you for your support of Southport Magazine over the past 5 years.  The past month has been

Cover Art Winners!

Bill Gray is our cover art competition winner. He is a retired pharmacist and enjoys painting as a hobby in his spare time. These two beautiful short-haired pointers were sitting in the chairs on the porch – just waiting on

Survive the Summer in Style!

Meet Your Mayor!

                    Meet Your Mayor! Without being too political, here’s a fun way to get to know your local Mayor story and photos by Ami Brown We decided it was about time to

Kai Joe’s – You Won’t Leave Hungry!

You Won’t Leave Hungry! Bring your sandy toes down to Kai Joe’s. STORY BY: Alyssa Crouson Kai Joe’s has a friendly and refreshing atmosphere that envelops you the moment you get out of your car. They have an outdoor eating

Historic July 4th

Historic July 4th Time stands still with this look back STORY BY: KASS FINCHER photos courtesy of nc July 4th festival archives May the tree of liberty take root in the center of the earth, and its branches spread from

Art Out of the Box – Meet Spencer Hayden!

Art Out of the Box Meet Spencer Hayden & his unique sculptures story and Photos by: Carla Edstrom It’s that time of year where nature wakes up from her deep sleep, and we have cleaned off the yellow pollen of

Sea Notes & Band Team Up

Sea Notes & Band Team Up It’s a first with Brunswick Band and Local Choral Society BY Lisa Stites This year’s 4th of July Festival includes a combined concert of the Sea Notes Choral Society and the Brunswick Concert Band.

Still Seeking Sponsorship & Support!

Still Seeking Sponsorship Call for sponsorship and community support to keep this festival open and free to the public! Call for Community Sponsorships and Volunteers: 3 rd Annual Southport Songwriter Festival benefit songwriting for kids, songwriters, and promote Southport Arts

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