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The Wild, Thrilling, Southern Roots of the Most Expensive Gun Ever Sold


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Arts

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Possum Town

O. N. Pruitt’s rare photos of Jim Crow–era Mississippi feature in a new book

Arts & Culture

A Southern Spin on a Scottish Tradition

On January 25, North Carolinians with Scottish roots will pour the whisky and serve up the haggis for Burns Night

Arts & Culture

An Asheville Native Returns Home Just in Time for a Winter Doozy

Navigating a rare Southern snowstorm, this time as an adult

Arts & Culture

Meet the Art Collector Who Fills in Gaps of Louisiana History One Portrait at a Time

Jeremy K. Simien has a historian’s outlook, a designer’s eye, stories to tell, and the collection to prove it

Arts & Entertainment

Alabama or Georgia? Who Southerners Are Cheering for Tonight

A survey of opinions ahead of the national championship game

Arts & Culture

Meet Big John, the King of “Horsetok”

In Virginia, this rescued Belgian workhorse has galloped into happy retirement—and viral stardom.

Arts & Culture

A Former SEC Football Player’s Guide to Not Watching Tonight’s Big Game

Novelist Ace Atkins, a member of Auburn’s undefeated 1993 team, on college football rivalries and alternative game-night entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

How Uga the Georgia Bulldog Preps for Game Day

Champions never miss a pre-game nap and post-game little snack

Arts & Entertainment

For the Love of the Dawgs

A lifelong Georgia football fan on heartbreak and hope

Arts

A New TV Series Tells the Powerful Story of Emmett Till’s Murder

Women of the Movement, starring the Virginia native and Tony winner Adrienne Warren, premieres this week

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Arts & Culture

Garden & Gun’s Best Photos of 2021

Browse fifty of the most captivating moments from G&G pages this year

Arts & Culture

The Christmas Legacy of Roanoke’s Mill Mountain Star

From holiday gimmick to beloved landmark, the Virginia town’s iconic star still offers hope

Arts & Culture

Epic Bourbon Auction Supports Tornado Relief

Bid now on hundreds of unique items and experiences to help Western Kentucky rebuild

Arts & Culture

Requiescat In Pace, Anne Rice

A tribute to a New Orleans original

Books

G&G’s Favorite Books of 2021

We’re feeling thankful for writers, photographers, and this year’s generous haul of new novels, reported stories, riveting tell-alls, and beautiful photography books

Talk of the South

Readers Recall Their Most Memorable Childhood Gifts

Bicycles, dolls, hand-made presents, and more that made the holidays special

SEVERE WEATHER

How You Can Help Victims of the Tornadoes in Kentucky

A list of on-the-ground relief efforts for those affected by tornadoes in Western Kentucky and beyond

Arts & Culture

The Wild, Thrilling, Southern Roots of the Most Expensive Gun Ever Sold

Books

Imani Perry’s Unflinching Travelogue

A soul-shaking narrative joins the pantheon of Southern classics

Travel

John Brandon’s Florida Odyssey

A stranger-than-fiction road trip with the novelist and Sunshine State native John Brandon amid the swamps, springs, cemeteries, sinkholes, alligators, manatees, and real-life characters that inspired his epic Ivory Shoals

Arts & Culture

Delivering ‘Deliverance’

Forty-five years after the publication of James Dickey’s acclaimed novel, an oral history of one of the most unforgettable Southern movies of all time