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Tag: February 2013

Ask McGehee: What is the story behind that Egyptian temple downtown?

What Mobilians have most recently called “The Temple Downtown” is currently an event venue but was created as Mobile’s Scottish Rite Cathedral, left, in 1921. Masonic...

Write On: A Southern Voice

There isn’t an ounce of writer’s ego in Michael Morris. In fact, if you were to meet him casually and ask what he does, he’d likely...

Swamp Writer: The Trailer Park

There is a place deep in the fetid Delta backwater that we call the Trailer Park. While camp Whiskey Breath is the most remote inhabited camp, the...

Boogie on the Bay

Cicero, the Roman author and philosopher (106 - 43 B.C) noted: “No sober person dances.” Cicero would have been right at home in Mobile, where,...

Portrait of a Piano Prodigy

During rehearsal at the Saenger Theatre on Feb. 16, Benjamin Grosvenor, 20, strolls casually across the stage toward his piano. Dressed in a blue T-shirt,...

Modern Day Royalty

“Arthur is not really into the king thing in the beginning, and it’s sort of thrust upon him. He has to grow into it. So to play...

Mobile A-Z

A is for Ashland Place, the iconic neighborhood beloved by many locals for its Craftsman- and Victorian-style homes and quaint sidewalks. Known for the church, preschool,...

Bon Temps on Canvas

Dauphin Island watercolorist Linda Miller vividly  remembers the day she attended her first Mardi Gras parade. The year was 2000. “Children and adults lined the streets. The smell...

Soul Mate Food

Chris and Bay Haas Every day is Valentine’s Day, according to Bay Haas. He and his bride, ...

Spotlight: A Comic Cowboy

Since 1884, the Comic Cowboys of Wragg Swamp have brought political satire and cultural humor to Mobile’s Mardi Gras experience. The group known for taking jabs at...

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