Tallahassee-Based Photographers, The Workmans, Bring Smiles to Faces with COVIDwear Project

By Cristi McKee | Photo: The Workmans Have you ever wondered what your co-workers look like on the other side of that Zoom call? The Workmans, Tallahassee-based commercial photographers, offered insight into those musings through their latest photography project, COVIDwear. Especially amid COVID-19 concerns that the last couple of months have posed, a “business on the top, quarantine on the bottom” approach has been taken … Continue reading Tallahassee-Based Photographers, The Workmans, Bring Smiles to Faces with COVIDwear Project

Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Kendrick Leon

By Heather Teter / Special to The Tally Wire | Photo courtesy of the City of Tallahassee Essential workers all over our community are working day-in and day-out to see that the services we rely on stay intact and uninterrupted. While you may not know the names of these individual workers, you do see the results of their hard work every single day. Meet Kendrick … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Kendrick Leon

Local Photography Project, Aerial Tallahassee, Celebrates 5th Anniversary

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Aerial Tallahassee/The Workmans June 15, 2020 marks the 5th anniversary for Aerial Tallahassee, a community photography project that explores Tallahassee “from the sky.” Aerial Tallahassee, run by Tallahassee-based commercial photographers, Alex and Chelsea Workman, is known for its stunning bird’s eye view shots of spots all around the city. From capturing and posting aerial photos of Doak Campbell Stadium, to Cascades Park, the Centre of … Continue reading Local Photography Project, Aerial Tallahassee, Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Florida Capital Silverliners Offer Hope to Ugandan Community in Need

By Cristi McKee | Photo courtesy of Kathy Gomer The Silverliners, an international social and philanthropic organization for current and former flight attendants, has officially opened their Tallahassee Chapter, the Florida Capital Silverliners! The Florida Capital Silverliners nurture friendships among flight attendants past and present over social and charitable endeavors in Tallahassee, and each month, they meet and share stories about their time with their … Continue reading Florida Capital Silverliners Offer Hope to Ugandan Community in Need

Tallahassee Boutique Featured on TLC’s “Welcome to Plathville”

By Amy Marcos | Photo: TLC TLC’s newest show, “Welcome to Plathville,” which follows the Plath family, who resides in rural Georgia and “have never had a soda, don’t know who Spiderman or Tom Brady is, and have never watched TV,” debuted on November 5, 2019, and featured our capital city in their first episode. In this episode, 16-year-old Moriah Plath needed a new dress … Continue reading Tallahassee Boutique Featured on TLC’s “Welcome to Plathville”

Local Author, R.C. VanLandingham, Releases 12th Book, “Peter Pucket & the Amulet of Eternity”

By Cristi McKee | Photo: R.C. VanLandingham (cover art by Amy Lew Alexander) Tallahassee author, R.C. Vanlandingham, recently released his 12th book, “Peter Puckett & the Amulet of Eternity,” on October 12, 2019. A Cairo, Georgia native, father of 3, and husband to Elena, the inspiration behind VanLandingham’s newest book came from the desire to write a “wholesome, christian story.” Wanting to write something that … Continue reading Local Author, R.C. VanLandingham, Releases 12th Book, “Peter Pucket & the Amulet of Eternity”

Painting the Town: A Local Muralist Adds Artistic Flair to the Capital City

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Kenny Maguire Since moving to the Tallahassee area in March of this year, artist and muralist Kenny Maguire has most definitely left his mark on both the Sunshine State and its capital city. Maguire, a hidden treasure artist found in the quirky and vibrant Railroad Square Art District, has been a devoted muralist since he was 9-years-old. The Tally Wire … Continue reading Painting the Town: A Local Muralist Adds Artistic Flair to the Capital City

5 Authors from Tallahassee that Need to be on Your Reading List

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Alfons Morales For those who love to read books, there’s nothing more satisfying than knowing the book you’re holding in your hand or on your tablet is written by someone from your own hometown. Here are 5 authors who currently reside in Tallahassee that have quite the collection of novels, short stories, and essays. David Kirby — Currently an English … Continue reading 5 Authors from Tallahassee that Need to be on Your Reading List

Behind the Scenes of an FSU Student’s Side Hustle: Redbubble

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Lexie Pitzen While I was eating breakfast this morning, someone in the Netherlands bought a sticker from me. Getting the sale notification made my day; someone on the other side of the world liked my art—a retro-inspired “Nurture Nature” design—enough to pay for and display it. I never expected to make money off of designing stickers. When I was young, … Continue reading Behind the Scenes of an FSU Student’s Side Hustle: Redbubble

FSU Alumni Make College Safer and Simpler with Campus Caddie

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Campus Caddie As high school graduation creeps closer, parents of first-time college students are having to address the anxieties of their student moving away and starting college. To keep parents from worrying during their student’s first year away at college, FSU Alumni and Boosters Michael Underwood and Allen Beyer founded Campus Caddie, a business that “provides supportive concierge services designed … Continue reading FSU Alumni Make College Safer and Simpler with Campus Caddie