My Dinner With Jimmy (Our evening at the Bright Star).

By FrancisUncategorized

Shortly after my June B-Metro column remembering Birmingham hot dog legend Gus Koutralakis was published, I received an email entitled “Pete’s Famous” from Andreas Anastassakis—which read, “I am Jimmy and Nicky Koikos’ cousin from the Bright Star Restaurant. We read the great article you wrote on our cousin Gus. “Jimmy has asked me to contact you, … Read More

Bon Voyage, Erin!

By FrancisBUSINESS, FUN, People, THE AGENCY, Trucking, Uncategorized

Just this morning, Martha put Erin on a plane for the Great American Truck Show in Dallas. She’s really been looking forward to it—since James Hudson (one of our many good friends at Randall-Reilly) was kind enough to send her a snapshot of a Time And Temperature display indicating that the outdoor temperature was exactly 100º. … Read More