#southatlantamagazine

HipHop Royalty KRS-One Opens 'The Vault' of Knowledge

The door to the bank vault on the ground floor of 140 Peachtree Street, the location where a photo shoot and interview with South Atlanta Magazine was scheduled to take place, was wide open. Its golden innards displayed what was once a complicated cacophony of mechanical systems used to open and close it. Keeping what was valuable inside until called upon. ... [Read More]

Balancing the Scales of Justice

Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis brings a new approach to prosecuting criminals and delivering justice   Fani Willis made history by becoming the first woman to be elected as the District Attorney of Fulton County. The long-time ... [Read More]

The Audacity To Have Tenacity

If a force of nature were a person and you looked it up in the dictionary, you would more than likely see a picture of Tammary Scott Dowdell, CEO and Owner of B’Mari Events & Arts Studio. After all, to say or to think of anyone as a force of ... [Read More]

Passionate Policing with Peachtree City’s Chief Moon

“The biggest tool we have is our tongue,” Peachtree City Police Chief Janet Moon says in her office one humid summer afternoon. “Police officers don’t have to lay hands on anyone to get things under control. I would say in only one percent ... [Read More]

Bringing Community to the Arts

The new Executive Director of Arts Clayton is flipping the script on the traditional method of arts organizations. Rather than bringing art to the community, Brian Hebert is intent on bringing the community to the arts through a series of ... [Read More]

For the Tiny Humans and Those that Love Them

Hailey Bankhead is a thirteen-year-old businesswoman, sports lover and compassionate human being, among other things. She is also a survivor of childhood cancer. A month after Hailey turned five, her mother, Heather, had taken her to the urgent ... [Read More]

It Works, The Real Secret to Obtaining Desirable Possessions

If  you  know what you want you can have it and this short book (super long magazine article) can show you how!Dear Reader:    The great possessions of life are all GIFTS mysteriously bestowed: sight, hearing, aspiration, love or ... [Read More]

Ian F. Burke, The DreamWeaver

Entrepreneur, producer, manager, and entertainment consultant Ian Burke is known to hip-hop and R&B artists as “Dreamweaver”—a nickname that reflects his extraordinary talent for building relationships and using those connections to make ... [Read More]

Under 40 Spotlight

TaQuonda HillServant LeaderTaQuonda Hill’s contribution to community can be described as Servant Leadership. She serves as president & CEO of Charm & Company, serves on the Board of Directors for the Change Management Institute, she is ... [Read More]