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Wedding Gifts They Won’t Return

Find a memorable wedding present with the help of these three Southern shops


End of the line

Roy Blount Jr. Grabs Life by the Collards

Arriving at a truce between leafy greens

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Arts & Culture

Fabulous Fashion at the 2022 Kentucky Derby

Stunning describes both the victory by 80-to-1 long shot Rich Strike in the 148th Kentucky Derby and the stylish attire on display at Churchill Downs for the Derby and Kentucky Oaks. Photographer Nerissa Sparkman captured all the fantastic looks.

Arts & Culture

Out from Audubon’s Shadow: Meet a Bold Wildlife Artist and Explorer

This May marks 300 years since Mark Catesby chronicled the South

Arts & Culture

Dreamchaser: Why I Loved Naomi Judd

Remembering the country music star from Kentucky, who died at age 76

Southern Style

Wedding Gifts They Won’t Return

Find a memorable wedding present with the help of these three Southern shops

Food & Drink

Craft the Perfect Cup of Joe

The owners of Southern coffee shop the Daily spill the beans on setting up the ultimate home-brew station

Weekends

What’s New in Savannah

Whether you’re after antiques, modern Southern art, or wreckfish headcheese, Georgia’s riverfront gem honors the old and makes way for the new

Arts & Culture

Thoughtful Gifts for Mother’s Day

Gift ideas that bring beauty and comfort

Arts & Culture

Hope Is the Thing with Feathers

Artist and birder Isaiah Scott finds beauty in the field and on the canvas

Arts & Culture

Painting in Praise of the Natural World

An interview with the New Orleans artist Ida Floreak, who finds creative inspiration on the ground beneath her feet

Our Kind of Place

The Spirit of Ajax Diner

Soaking up life from a barstool at an Oxford, Mississippi, holdout

Ask G&G

Ask G&G: Derby Luck and Texas’s German Accent

Guy Martin on German Texans, racing prep, and dirty politicians

Arts & Culture

The Little Entertainment Town That Could

Along Branson, Missouri’s Highway 76, music and homespun entertainment spills out of caves, drawing onlookers for generations

Arts & Culture

What Is the Scent of the South?

Our noses know honeysuckle, magnolia, fried chicken, and…

Books

A Kentucky Writer Captures the Stuff of Life

A new story collection revels in the messiness of life

Arts & Culture

What Netflix Gets Right (and Wrong) about Pappygate

The deeper lessons from the notorious Kentucky bourbon heist

Style

Inventive Easter Baskets

Five unconventional vessels for displaying all the treats

Arts & Culture

Waffle House Cooks up a Golf Shoe

Smothered, covered…and spiked?

15th Anniversary

A Creative Turnaround in Paducah, Kentucky

A river town surges, thanks to Southern arts and culture

15th Anniversary

Southern Storytellers Exalt History’s Buried Tales

On the page and on-screen, Sarah M. Broom and Dee Rees bring untold stories to the fore

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