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Weekend Guide to Columbia and Lake Murray

Similar to other Southern capitals cities like Baton Rouge and Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina and its surrounding communities often get overlooked by travelers. But exciting things are happening here. In the last decade, the former industrial zone has become The Vista, the city’s most sought-after district for shopping and dining. Craft breweries like River Rat, Swamp Cabbage, […]

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Film Friday: Devil’s Knot

Based on the tragic true story of the West Memphis Three, three young boys are savagely murdered. Rumors fly about the killing being a part of a satanic ritual and a group of misunderstood teenagers are put on trial. Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth star in the film. Filmed In: Atlanta, Cartersville, and Morrow, Georgia […]

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11 Unusual and Outdated Southern Laws

For better or worse, the South is a place where some laws hold strong, even well after they should. For example, many states still restrict the sale of alcohol on Sundays, some barring it completely while others only allow it after 12:30, when church lets out. And loopholes allow for casinos to exist in some […]

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Small Town Saturday: Newnan, GA

Newnan, Georgia was established in 1828 as the county seat of Coweta County. It was the site of a Confederate hospital during the Civil War and still contains many antebellum structures. The shops and restaurants of downtown are set around the square with the Coweta County Courthouse placed in the middle. More recently, movies like Zombieland, The Odd […]

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