Archive for 2017

Jontavious Willis

November 17th, 2017

Story By: Karah Rhodes & Molly Vines. “Unique. It’s me.” Sitting on a deep cushioned couch in the family living room while resting his hands on his first acoustic guitar, twenty-one-year-old Jontavious Willis pauses a moment, thoughtfully considering how to describe his sound. His friends and family call him “Quon.” Two time Grammy Award winner […]

Old 280 Boogie

October 17th, 2017

Story By: Molly Vines & Karah Rhodes. Where Highway 280 snakes through much of Georgia and Alabama, noted for interlocking some of the South’s most congested routes together to form a swift route to seemingly anywhere, one place you’ll find Highway 280 doesn’t lead to is the quaint, 150-person town of Waverly, Alabama. For Waverly […]

Pure Life Studios

September 13th, 2017

Story By: Karah Rhodes & Molly Vines. If you take a step back from the hustle and bustle of life and head forty minutes north toward LaGrange, Georgia, you’ll find that one of the South’s best treasures is found not by sight alone. Sometimes, all you have to do is listen. Located in the dense […]