Georgia Trend - April 2004

A Rich Inheritance

In 1981, Elizabeth and Michael Terry opened Savannah's Elizabeth on 37th. Their mid-life experiment quickly became the smart, sensual culinary vision of the modern South.

A Little Common Sense

Last fall, when a high school student from Fulton County was expelled for a piece of creative writing a teacher read in a journal that had been confiscated from the young woman, there were legitimate questions asked about First Amendment rights, privacy and school safety.

Madam Mayor to the rescue

Shirley Franklin, the first black female chief executive of any major American city, has put Atlanta back on track. The business community is embracing her as it has no other mayor since Ivan Allen, Jr. in the '60s.