Into the Trees

Into the Trees

Finding Peace in Art By Leana Conway, Woodstock Resident Because of Marlan Yoder’s distinguished look and kind smile, you might suppose he is an educator or scholar. He is an artist, though, and one who has found his passion and followed it to success. You may make...
Finding Peace In Art

Finding Peace In Art

Finding Peace in Art By Leana Conway, Woodstock Resident “For most of my life, I was who I thought others wanted me to be, who I thought I had to be, and focused on what I believed needed to happen in my life for me to be happy. Everything and everyone I was...
Revival 356

Revival 356

Revival 356 By Leana Conway, Woodstock Resident “You are loved. You are worthy. You are enough.” These words form the mantra at Revival 356, a retreat sanctuary in Ball Ground. Life coach Vikki Frakker and her husband Eric own Revival 356, where they have nurtured...
Park With Heart

Park With Heart

Park With Heart By Leana Conway, Woodstock Resident Neighborhood parks are the heart of any community. Places to play outdoors are a good part of the answer to the problems of obesity, depression, anxiety, and isolation. The new and unusual Downtown Playground is...
Tony Baker

Tony Baker

Tony Baker By Leana Conway, Woodstock Resident I have met and written about many interesting and talented people for Enjoy Cherokee Magazine. This story in particular moved and changed me. The people involved don’t see their roles as extraordinary or heroic. They say...