Category Archives: Currents

Congratulations! Louisa Branscomb

The Distinguished Achievement Award of the International Bluegrass Music Association is one of the highest honors in the field. It is reserved for those who been forerunners in their field, and have made substantial contributions that broaden the genre’s accessibility

Richard Marx Tour  

Odell Williamson Auditorium to host Marx and more! BY: AMI BROWN As a performer, songwriter and producer, Richard Marx’s nearly three-decade-long career has had innumerable highlights. You can catch him at the Odell Williamson BCC venue September 6th.  This show

Beneath Our Waters

  Sunken Ships provide a look into the past STORY BY: KASS FINCHER Though they are often very different personalities, fishermen and SCUBA divers will agree they share one common interest – locating shipwrecks. The fishermen know that’s where the

Kings of the Tournament

                  King Mackerel winning anglers give us the scoop – and It’s all in the Boat! STORY BY LISA STITES Fall is fishing season, and October brings the U.S. Open King Mackerel

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

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