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Hanlon Walsh

Hanlon Walsh

Where the Perdido Flows

An overnight expedition with four friends and two canoes reveals the charms of the Perdido River Canoe Trail.

The Bayous of our Backyard

A firsthand account of the ups, downs, twists and turns when five friends embark on an overnight paddling excursion in the Delta

Pedaling for Progress

Community-wide efforts build a long-awaited bicycling buzz throughout Mobile.

Serving Aces in the Sand

On a typical evening drive along the Causeway, it’s rare to see the mainstay establishments without a full parking lot. Whether you come to enjoy the...

Bay Bites Evolves with Downtown Revival

There are plenty of reasons to get excited about things happening in downtown Mobile right now. New restaurants and bars like FIVE, Dauphin’s, and The Merry Widow...

Parks and Rec

I couldn’t have discovered the great outdoors at a better time. As a penny-pinching college student on a shoestring budget, I had to choose my hobbies wisely. I quickly...

Rebecca Roubion Returns Home for Album Release

From completing her first full-length album to planning her own wedding, it's been quite the whirlwind for Mobile native, Nashville based singer-songwriter Rebecca Roubion over the past...

Catching up with Rebecca Roubion

It’s been more than two years since we last spoke with Mobile native and Nashville-based singer-songwriter Rebecca Roubion. From an appearance on NPR to the recent launch of her first full-length album, ...

That Friday Night

Exactly 50 years later, players and fans from both sides relive the titanic clash between football powerhouses Murphy and Vigor. Text by Hanlon Walsh ...

A Paddler's Paradise: Part II

Sandy Creek   In Part 1 of this blog, I...

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