Category Archives: Biz Q&A

Volunteers Making a Difference!

  Preserving the heritage and charm of Southport. STORY AND PICTURES BY: KRIS BEASLEY   Throughout the year, the hard working volunteers of Downtown Southport, Inc. (DSI) meet monthly to spearhead many events and projects in the Southport area. Their time is donated

Hair do’s with a heart!

                  A sweet and inspiring story of following your dreams.   BY: KRIS BEASLEY PHOTO BY: KRIS BEASLEY   There are some businesses you walk in and you feel right at home.

BIZ Q&A – Land Rover

Name: Kevin Duffy Title: Centre Manager, Land Rover Cape Fear Q: Tell us about the Cape Fear Land Rover brand?  Where the cars are made, etc.  A:  Land Rover has been in business since 1948. The original vehicles were called


                  Originally from Charlottesville, Virginia, Laurie Driver has a real passion for her business. She and her husband, Larry opened Magnolia’s in 1998. Laurie hand picks every item that the store offers.


  BY KRIS BEASLEY Q. Tell us about Talefeathers.  What type of store is it? A. Talefeathers is a furniture boutique offering home decor, accessories and gifts.  However, our specialty is hand painted, custom upholstered, vintage furniture. Q. You have

Deborah’s Place

Virginia transplant finds her way to sunny Southport Q: How long has Deborah’s Place been in business? A: We have been in business since 1997. We opened the first store in Ashland Va. Then moved to Fredericksburg, VA where we


Getting to know the folks at Southport Trading Company “A must-go to shop!,” “Sweet store with awesome things!!” are just some of the things people say about the little gift shop on Davis Street in Southport. It’s everyone’s favorite eclectic

Offering Holistic Wellness and more: Getting to know Sharon Faw and Cathy Johnston of Heart & Sol Wellness

Hearts & Sol Wellness provides lots of options for residents looking for a help physically, spiritually and mentally. Sometimes we need more than an apple a day to keep the doctor away. And sometimes even the doctor can’t help with

Four Legs Good

Local boutique supplies Southport’s pets and pet lovers with fun, funky gear

Inspirations Today and Signa Scents

Tucked inside the quaint cottage-style stores in Olde Southport Village Shoppes, Inspirations Today awaits shoppers with a plethora of unique items. Since its inception, owner Candy Padgett has been committed to purveying one-of-a-kind finds, many of which have special meaning

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