Tag: January 2023
Korean War Era at Brookley Field
Turn back time with this photo of women in uniform at Korean War-era Brookley Army Air Field.
Fur Is Dead! Long Live Fur!
Coat or stole, fur is a seasonal luxury for any Southern woman.
Health in Every Season
Health coach Carlye Waters teaches that mindful habits aren’t just for the new year.
Tackling the Bay’s Biggest Challenges
William Strickland, the new director of Mobile Baykeeper, has big ideas — and the leadership skills to see them through.
A Historian’s Restoration Wish List Ten Years On
A decade ago, MB asked historian John Sledge to share his personal restoration wish list. Happily, the intervening decade has been a strong one for historic preservation in Mobile. Allow us as a brief review of the successes of the past 10 years and a look at what remains in peril.
Q&A: Author Gabriella Saab
Before an appearance this month at the Ben May Library, Mobile author Gabriella Saab talks with MB about her second novel, “Daughters of Victory,” and the magic of historical fiction.
Video: Pros and Cons of Composite Decking
Exterior designer Catherine Arensberg shares up close details of composite decking and the pros and cons of using it for your own outdoor space.
Women in Industry
From concrete to heavy equipment, five local women take care of business in traditionally male-dominated industries.
Ask McGehee: What Is the History of Trinity Episcopal Church in Midtown?
Trinity is the second oldest Episcopal church in Mobile, and the only one to have the distinction of having been consecrated twice by two different bishops. Much of its long history, however, did not take place at its present location.
Spotlight: Carey Arensberg
Mobile teacher Carey Arensberg uses frank talk about trauma, combined with her fun-loving nature, to make mental wellness attainable for all. Her message of hope has attracted national attention.
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