A Boy From Blue Ridge: Mark Wills

A Boy From Blue Ridge: Mark Wills

The stars on the flag won’t be the only stars featured in Canton this July Fourth weekend. Grand Ole Opry inductee, chart-topping country musician, North Georgia native, community leader: all those descriptions apply to Mark Wills. On July 5, Canton’s much-loved First...
Flight Plan for Success

Flight Plan for Success

By Candi Hannigan, Guest Contributor Academy Award-nominated actor Tom Cruise took up residence in the pilot’s lounge of the Cherokee County Regional Airport in Ball Ground during the filming of American Made in 2014. He’s just one of many celebrities—actors,...
Artisans in Bloom in Woodstock

Artisans in Bloom in Woodstock

Warmer weather has arrived in Cherokee County! Residents are eager to get outside and enjoy local events, and The Bloom Exchange Co.—an initiative launched by Cherokee County creatives Kailee Feirer Bracken and Nicole Liveoak—is poised to deliver. With events, a...
Not Your Typical Festival

Not Your Typical Festival

For those looking for an innovative family-friendly outing and curious about embracing a lifestyle with less alcohol use, NotATypical Festival will serve up the perfect blend on Saturday, June 8, on the Woodstock Arts Event Green. NotATypical Festival is a celebration...
Rewriting the Book on Menswear

Rewriting the Book on Menswear

Shopping for the man in your life can be difficult. Socks, ties, same old gifts? Luckily Jess Winters has created a distinctive shopping experience in downtown Woodstock: The Manual, a men’s forward shop that has the perfect gift for Father’s Day or any other day....