Lake and Sumter Style Magazine
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15 June 2019

Author Archives

James Combs

Akers Media Group's James Combs has been a staff writer for several local publications since August 2000. He has had the privilege of interviewing some of Lake County's many fascinating residents—from innovative business owners to heroic war veterans—and bringing their stories to life. A resident of Lake County since 1986, James recently embarked on a journey to lead a healthier lifestyle. He has lost 60 pounds and walks nearly five miles a day. In his spare time, he enjoys target shooting, skeet shooting and watching his beloved Kentucky Wildcats!
Artman Country Smokehouse

Artman Country Smokehouse

“Meat” me When it comes to Southern culture, barbecue is as popular as college football, whiskey, and country music. In…
Happy birthdays to me

Happy birthdays to me

Villager who was ‘born twice’ adopts a grateful attitude. Helenea Keskin of The Villages lays claim to something very few…
Meet the Folkers

Meet the Folkers

Brace yourself for good folk, good music, and good times. Being raised near Nashville ignited John French’s affinity for country…
The Hit List

The Hit List

Special Adventures for Special People provides scuba therapy for special needs children and adults in Lake County. The Clermont-based program…
Pigskin glory

Pigskin glory

Former NFL punter Larry Seiple gets a kick out of sharing his favorite football memory. The position of punter receives…
James Barbeque

James Barbeque

Love me tender There are few things more Southern than a heaping plate of barbecue. That’s why I was happy…
Gastroparesis: Food for thought

Gastroparesis: Food for thought

Not many people know about gastroparesis, a condition where your stomach fails to empty food in a normal fashion.   …
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