MAR – APR 2024

Vol. 12 – Issue 2

The Stories

Best Face Forward

Best Face Forward

RAYMOND PICKENS’S EVOCATIVE WORKS STIR EMOTIONS Most of us are taught never to stare, but for Canton-based artist Raymond Pickens, staring at faces allows him to make large-scale magic. A self-declared people watcher, Raymond captures his one-of-a-kind perspective on...

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A Grand Ole Debut

A Grand Ole Debut

Gracing the Grand Ole Opry stage, where musical legends have stood in its iconic circle, is a pinnacle to which many musicians aspire, yet few achieve. For one Canton musician, that dream recently came true. Linda Autry, Canton resident and piano teacher for nearly...

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Crafting with a Cause

Crafting with a Cause

In 2020 the spark that led to Crocheting Love for the Homeless was ignited in Rhonda Vaughan’s living room. Since then Rhonda and her team have donated hundreds of crocheted items, from hats to scarves to sleeping mats, to the homeless community in Cherokee County. We...

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