The Local is a student run magazine and online publication based at Samford University.


Mission Statement:  The Local provides contemporary coverage and insight on a historical city from a youthful perspective. We foster a culture that challenges young people to engage in the growth around them. The Local captures powerful moments that reflect the vibrant character of the Magic City.


If you are interested in advertising with The Local in future print issues, please contact Clay Carey: mcarey@samford.edu