A Wedding Story In Photos: Introducing James and Sha’Ahn Jackson

I am happy to announce that Southern Laced Featured Couple James and Sha’Ahn were  married over the weekend. If you haven’t read their love story, click HERE. Best wishes to Mr. and Mrs. Jackson! Feel free to congratulate them in the comment section below. Here are some of their favorite images taken by family and…

Featured Couple Eric and Tequila #24

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name is Tequila Lewis and I am 36 years old. I was born and raised in Columbus, Mississippi . I’m the mother of two wonderful teenagers… ages 17 and 13. I work for Ecolab. Currently, we live here in Columbus. How…

Featured Couple Curtis and Jamila Jones #23

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? I am originally from Chicago, Illinois. I moved to Jackson, Mississippi in 2004 to attend THEE Jackson State University! I, then, received my Masters in Human Resources and I currently work in that field. Curtis is a native from Jackson, Mississippi and…

Featured Couple Tykie Thurman and Ashly Claiborne-Thurman #22

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? Tykie: I’m from Greenwood; Mississippi. Ashly: I’m from Brandon, Mississippi. We currently reside in Port Gibson, Mississippi together. How did you meet? We met the Fall of 2010 at Alcorn State University. 

Featured Couple James and Sha’ahn #21

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name is James Jackson, Jr. and I am from Fredericksburg, Virginia. I am 40 years old and a divorced father of three. I have lived in Woodbridge, Virginia for the last eight years. I am an Operations manager for a major…

Featured Couple Eric and Sellena Hunter #20

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name is Sellena R. Hunter. I am a small town country girl from Pearl, Mississippi. I am the CEO of an accounting office, which is also located in Pearl. I have been married to Eric D. Hunter for seven years. We…

Featured Couple Corey and Kandis #19

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name is Kandis Weatherspoon. I’m from Dallas, Texas. My boyfriend’s name is Corey Moffett. He’s from Jackson, Mississippi. Currently, we reside in Jackson, Mississippi.

Featured Couple Mr. and Mrs. Willie McKennis, Sr. #18

Today is February 1, 2016, which is also the first day of The Month of Love. In celebration of this romantic filled month, I would like to present our first Featured Couple of 2016, Mr. and Mrs. Willie McKennis, Sr. Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name…

2015 Featured Couple of the Year

When I was a little girl, I watched soap operas with my great-grandmother and Dallas with my great-grandfather. Fast forward several years, I am still a fan of the same shows. I don’t know if watching these shows played a role in my love for romance or the fact that my zodiac sign is Scorpio….

VOTE: Southern Laced Featured Couple of the Year Contenders Announced

Who should the 2015 Featured Couple of the Year be? Over the past year, I had the pleasure of sharing the love stories of three beautiful couples. Each story reminded us that all relationships aren’t created equal and happily ever after takes hard work. From funny moments to whirlwind romances, I chose the TOP 3 Featured Couples based on…

Featured Couple James & Alex Barlowe #16

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? James and I were both born and raised in Omaha, NE. We currently reside in Dallas, TX. James is a self-employed basketball trainer. I am a Spa Manager for Life Time Fitness, fellow published author & freelance writer. We are homebodies, but love…