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Chuck Reece

Salvation South Is Back

A head injury put us in the hospital for a while. Next Friday, Salvation South will be back.

Can a Cookie Be Communist?

No matter how hard you dig across the internet, you can’t find out much about Mrs. Ruby Henley of Social Circle, Georgia, and her Russian Communist Tea Cakes.

Salvation South Heads to Florida

Salvation South is taking the week off so we can travel to the Word of South festival in Tallahassee, Florida. We’ll be back with our regularly scheduled programming on Friday, April 15.

Grace in a Tin Can

After our editor’s mother passed, he relied on his Aunt Mary — the boss of the Reece family kitchen — to show him how to live.

A Big Day at HQ

Salvation South has a big day at headquarters.

Into the Gumbo Pot

No metaphor represents Southern culture better than a bowl of gumbo.

Be Kind, Damn It

Chuck Reece says it’s time for kindness, damn it.

Reconciliation and Culture

We report on serious reconciliation work happening in Chattanooga and cultual melding happening in Tallahassee.

Coffee and a Blessing

There is one other guy in my COVID “bubble,” and he happens to be my priest.

Good Mountain People

Many lessons about the values of a South we want to live in come from Marianne Leek’s recent story.

A Little House of Hope

To get through times like these, we’ve got to build our own little houses of hope and then live in them.

Faithful Friends

Our editor ponders whether we can create a new recipe for a happy Christmas.

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