Stone columns crowned with flickering gas lanterns mark the entrance to The Legacy at Cary Creek, a planned active adult, maintenance-free community in Auburn. The area’s first gated development occupies 57 acres and will feature 143 homes with high-end amenities. Developer Charles Cary Pick has deep roots in Auburn. “I named the community The Legacy,” he says, “because this land has been in my family
Megan Smalley received yet another baby shower invitation. Of course, the mother-to-be would have known of Megan’s year of infertility treatments. Most of the shower attendees would as well. The year of shots and tests and hormones skyrocketing off the chart. The procedure to transfer IVF embryos, the phone call from the doctor to communicate that not one of the three transferred had implanted. Megan’s
A friend had been wrongly accused and convicted of a crime he did not commit. A group of my friends and I were sure the warden was in cahoots with the inmates to suppress evidence to prove his innocence. So, desperate to get to the truth, we broke into the warden’s office while he was on his lunch break and frantically worked together to
We are thrilled to introduce a new department for the magazine. Each issue we will be highlighting a few of our favorite things! For summer, we are sharing some of our favorite LOCAL BBQ sauces, Lake Living must-haves and for those June brides, a few of our picks for their new home. 1. Charlie B’s Original 3-Clicks White Sauce & Bottcher’s Steak Marinade | 2.
As the crowd calms and bright lights illuminate the auditorium, a striking blonde contestant takes the stage. Although her outward appearance is eye-catching, it is her talent and poise that truly take center stage. She begins to perform, and the audience is instantly captivated, leaving little doubt of her place at the top of the competition. The striking blonde is Brooklyn Holt, a 20 year-old
When Ralph Draughon Jr. was in high school, he was living a spoiled life at the president’s home with his father as the president of Alabama Polytechnic Institute, API. Those days seemed like Camelot to Ralph, but not to his father. President Draughon led the college through a turbulent period of change and growth, as he butted heads with the governor over desegregation. Although Ralph