June 4, 2009 RSS feed / Southern Ramble

Mary Ward Brown to read from new book at Camden's Black Belt Treasures June 7

Dr. Richard Anderson of the Alabama Humanities Foundation Road Scholars program will present a lecture on Sunday, June 7, "Mary Ward Brown: An Introduction to Her Stories." The event is from 2 until 4 p.m. at Black Belt Treasures in Camden. More...

Ride the Gee's Bend Ferry

Has the soured economy, lack of work and high gas prices all combined to keep you from vacationing this summer? Take a look close to home and you might find something interesting to do just a tank of gas away! More...

Home of the famous Gee's Bend Quilts

Known officially since 1949 as the town of Boykin, the community of Gee's Bend is situated in Wilcox County in the west Alabama Black Belt. More...