Category Archives: Currents

Let’s Roll!

As the streets of Southport start filling up with more and more people, one thing being added this year is a daytime tour company to take residents and visitors through the history and beauty of the City of Southport. There

Think Outside the (Chocolate) Box


Playing Cupid

We recognize that while some of our readers may be the ultimate Romeos and Juliets (What lucky loved ones they have!), others may need a bit of a push in the right romantic direction for the annual celebration of love,

Wedding Tips from Local Pros

• “Have a budget! Expenses can get way out of hand when it comes to wedding planning. Flowers can be really expensive, but if you have it in your budget, my advice would be to use a good florist for

Wonderful Weddings

David proposed to Kim on November 12th, 2011. They set the wedding date for September 6th of the following year. The Cary-based couple enlisted the insight of a Southport friend, wedding and event stylist Amber Lanier, for their North Carolina

One-stop Shop

Brides and loved ones involved in the wedding-planning process garner the most benefit from the bridal showcase. For those planning a destination wedding in nearby coastal communities, a quick February trip to Southport for the showcase allows them to select

Adorning Your Dog

Take away the cute factor and there are still valid reasons for clothing your canine—whether you have a Great Dane or a teacup Chihuahua. Are you ready to unleash the fashionista in your four-legged child? Today there are as many

Gilligan’s Aisle

Southport is a very dog-friendly place with a variety of outdoor activities that can be shared with man’s best friend. But sometimes the result is an itchy dog—environmental allergies, fleas, and just plain dry skin from sun, sand and ocean

Q&A with Local Veterinarians

With burning questions on our minds about how to care for our furry loved ones, we asked Dr. Alyssa Travis at River Road Animal Hospital and the vets at Southport Animal Hospital to chime in. From how much exercise pets

Into the Wild

Anyone with the luck to grow up in Southeastern North Carolina is aware of the abundant beauty nature gives to us. Even those who visit often fall in love with the splendor of our flora and fauna. The graceful swoop

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