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Free Man

After 30 years on death row, Anthony Ray Hinton–an innocent man convicted of murder–is set free.

Written by Lanier Isom
Photography by Elizabeth DeRamus

A Cauldron of Cultures

Delving into the beauty of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Written and Photographed by Beau Gustafson

Beyond the System

The most important part of the Alabama foster care system is the children for whom it cares.

Written by Lindsey Osborne

Wholesome Harvest

Return to the roots this fall.

Produced by Brett Levine
Food Styling by Lily Plauché
Photography by Becky Stayner


The newest Erwin Brothers production tells the true story of the 1970s football team that changed Birmingham.

Written by Lindsey Osborne

Late Nights

Julie Montgomery made her childhood dreams come true with a career working for The Late Show with David Letterman.

Written by Tom Wofford

The Circle of Life

A 1960s Fritz Woehle home returns to glory.

Written by Brett Levine
Photography by Graham Yelton

Shaping Up

Scott Lyons’s long career in fitness has reached its zenith at Planet Fitness.

By Joe O’Donnell
Photography by Chuck St. John

Playing to Win

Hibbett Sports and CEO Jeff Rosenthal are game for growth.

Written by Joe O’Donnell
Photo by Beau Gustafson

One on One: Yawanna McDonald and Todd Coder

The power of music and community drove the conversation during this month’s One on One between attorney Yawanna McDonald and music promoter and ticketing company executive Todd Coder.

Mission: Hands-On Learning

Advent Episcopal leads the way in STEM-based schooling.

Written by Rosalind Fournier