The DeepSouthCon Awards have been awarded!
The Phoenix is given to the professional (writer, editor or artist) who has done the most for southern fandom. Today, it was awarded posthumously to to Eugie Foster, and to Jana Oliver. Both are authors local to Atlanta who have a considerable body of work and are frequent supporters of local conventions.
The Rebel is awarded to the fan who has done the most for southern fandom. Today, it was awarded to Bill Harrison, long time convention volunteer for multiple conventions in Atlanta, Tennessee and more, and to Pat Henry, the retired Chair of DragonCon.
North Carolina's governor, Pat McCrory was the winner of the Rubble award.
Kimberley Reynolds-Gier is the winner of the traditional Hearts Tournament!
Congratulations to everyone!