Buckhead Heritage News

Our work in the community often attracts the attention of various media outlets looking for a good story. Please take a look at some of our recent and older coverage to learn more about our work.
Buckhead Heritage also produces newsletters that provide a synopsis our programs and projects in the community.


News, 2023

Article on Historic Bagley Park Renaming
1.17.23 | Buckhaven Magazine (and online)

News, 2022

Northside Neighbor Article on Northside Year in Review
12.23.22 | Northside Neighbor

Article on William Bagley and Historic Bagley Park
12.9.22 | Rough Draft Atlanta

Article on Bagley Park
12.6.22 | Axios Atlanta

Article on Macedonia Park Wreath Laying
10.18.22 | Northside Neighbor

Article on Macedonia Park and Mt Olive Consecration
10.12.22 | Buckhead.com

Article on Annual Preservation and Volunteer Awards
9.12.22 | Buckhead Patch

Article on Annual Awards Nominations
9.9.22 | Buckhead.com

News, 2021

Article on Garden Party
7.6.21 | Simply Buckhead

Oakland Cemetery Expert Discusses Famous Buckhead Residents
7.6.21 | Buckhead Reporter

News, 2020

Article on January 2021  Book Club Author Akila McConnell’s Upcoming Talk
12.30.20 | Buckhead Reporter

Northside Neighbor Article on Randolph Lucas Jones House
12.9.20 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Reporter Article on New Hope Volunteers
9.3.20 | Buckhead Reporter

Northside Neighbor Article on New Hope Cemetery Event
9.1.20 | Northside Neighbor

Northside Neighbor Article on Buckhead Heritage Events
8.31.20 | Northside Neighbor

Northside Neighbor Article on Ken Thomas Speaker Series
6.17.20 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhaven Magazine Article on Buckhead Heritage Volunteers
6.1.20 | Buckhaven Magazine

News, 2019

Atlanta Business Chronicle Article on Historic Cemeteries
10.25.19 | Atlanta Business Chronicle

Northside Neighbor Article on John Whitley’s Gun
6.12.19 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Reporter Interview with John Beach
5.10.19 | Buckhead Reporter

Patch Article on BHS Spring Bus Tour
5.1.19 | Patch

Buckhead Reporter Article on John Whitley Gun
4.16.19 | Buckhead Reporter

Atlanta Journal Constitution Article on Mount Olive Cemetery
4.15.19 | AJC

Northside Neighbor Article on Mansions, Gardens and Ghosts Tour
4.10.19 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Reporter Article on Buckhead Historic Treasures Intern
4.2.19 | Buckhead Reporter

Buckhead Reporter Article on Buckhead Historic Treasures lecture
3.29.19 | Buckhead Reporter

Northside Neighbor Article on Peachtree Trail
1.10.19 | Northside Neighbor

Northside Neighbor Article on Holiday Party
1.13.19 | Northside Neighbor

Northside Neighbor Article on Peachtree Trail
1.10.19 | Northside Neighbor

News, 2018

AJC Article on Buckhead Heritage 2018 Holiday House
12.05.18 | AJC

Thornton Kennedy Interviews Sam Massell
11.10.18 | Northside Neighbor

Historic Buckhead Hotspots that Shaped the Neighborhood
11.05.18 | Simply Buckhead

Paces Ferry United Methodist Church Closing
10.31.18 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Heritage Society Patrons Tour of Governors Mansion
9.20.18 | Northside Neighbor

Photographer Recalls Limelight Wild Days
9.3.18 | Reporter Newspapers

Buckhead Heritage Interactive Survey Map
8.20.18 | Reporter Newspapers

Buckhead Heritage Limelight Memorial
8.9.18 | ArtsATL

Buckhead Heritage grave landscapes lecture
6.14.18 | Atlanta.net

Buckhead Heritage Society scavenger hunt
6.1.18 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Heritage honors Menaboni
5.14.18 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Heritage Society to host history-themed scavenger hunt
5.6.18 | Buckhead Patch

State archeologist sheds light on Buckhead’s distant past at Lovett
4.5.18 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Heritage Society, Lovett to host Native American lecture
3.11.18 | Reporter Newspapers

Buckhead Heritage provides a preview of the past (audio)
2.22.18 | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

New director ready to return Buckhead Heritage to roots
1.31.18 | Northside Neighbor

News, 2017

Buckhead Heritage Society Holiday Event

Buckhead Heritage Society hosting holiday event
11.16.17 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Heritage Society leader steps down
9.20.17 | Northside Neighbor

Hunt for Buckhead’s Hidden Secrets
3.6.17 | Buckhead

Buckhead Heritage Society marks 10 years
2.11.17 | Northside Neighbor

News, 2016

Heritage Society plans ‘Hunt for Buckhead’s Secrets’
4.20.16 | BuckheadView

The lost communities: A preservation group unearths Buckhead’s African American history
4.12.16 | Atlanta Magazine

Buckhead Heritage Society to host scavenger hunt
3.29.16 | Northside Neighbor

Lecture and tour of ‘Modern Buckhead’ slated for Feb. 26
2.15.16 | Reporter Newspapers

Hertage Society plans 2 events on Buckhead’s history, development
1.28.16 | BuckheadView

Column: Modern designs took root as area grew
1.28.16 | Neighbor Newspapers

News, 2015

Buckhead Heritage laments possible loss of modern buildings
6.12.15 | Neighbor Newspapers

Buckhead Heritage Society to publish community history book
5.6.15 | Northside Neighbor

Buckhead Heritage Society plans Mt. Olive Cemetery cleanup, repairs
4.29.15 | Reporter Newspapers

Buckhead community trying to preserve cemetery after vandals hit (with video)
4.10.15 | WSB-TV

Buckhead Heritage Society Seeks Funds for Cemetery Clean-Up
3.30.15 | Buckhead Patch

Bettering Buckhead: A Community in Transformation
3.4.15 | The Balance Sheet

News, 2014

Atlanta plays key role in Civil War anniversary
3.7.14 | Buckhead Reporter

Free Sardis Church and Cemetery Tours Saturday in Buckhead
3.20.14 | Buckhead Patch

Grants Generated by Buckhead Coalition Given to Nonprofits
5.23.14 | Buckhead Patch

Heritage Society developing history storytelling sites for throughout Buckhead
5.28.14 | Buckhead View

Exhibit recaptures moments of Buckhead’s past
6.14 | Simply Buckhead p. 52

J.P. Turner Employees Help to Preserve Historic Buckhead
6.9.14 | PR.com

Buckhead Heritage Society creates interpretive master plan
8.27.14 | Nighbor Newspapers

Buckhead Heritage to unveil interpretive signage, exhibit concepts at Taste of Buckhead
8.27.14 | Buckhead View

‘Exhibit art’ to evoke Buckhead’s history
9.5.14 | Reporter Newspapers

Saviors of Buckhead are Rooted in Happy Accident
12.23.14 | Curbed Atlanta

BBA Makes Donation for History Project
12.29.14 | Reporter Newspapers

News, 2013

Historic Buckhead Mansion Targeted for Demolition Moved (Video)
11.11.13 | Atlanta Business Chronicle

Randolph-Lucas House Moving Day a Success
11.9.13 | Buckhead Patch

Randolph-Lucas House Takes to the Road Tonight
11.8.13 | Buckhead Patch

Randolph-Lucas House to Move Friday Night
11.7.13 | Neighbor Newspapers

Historic Randolph-Lucas House Relocating to new Home in Ansley Park
11.7.13 | Press Release

Randolph-Lucas House Nearing Buckhead Departure
11.6.13 | Neighbor Newspapers

Historic rescue required $300, lots of patience
8.25.13 | Neighbor Newspapers

Historic Buckhead Home Almost Ready to Move to Ansley Park
8.15.13 | WABE 90.1

Randolph-Lucas House Being Prepared for Move
8.8.13 | Reporter Newspapers

Prep for Randolph-Lucas House Move Underway
8.2.13 | Atlanta INtown

Buckhead’s Randolph-Lucas House Preparing for Move
8.1.13 | Neighbor Newspapers

Free Buckhead Mansion Finds New Home
5.31.13 | 11Alive

Historic Buckhead mansion targeted for demolition gets new home
5.31.13 | Atlanta Business Chronicle

Historic Randolph-Lucas House moving to Ansley Park
5.31.13 | Atlanta INtown

The iconic Randolph-Lucas House has found a savior
5.31.13 | Atlanta Magazine

Buckhead’s Randolph-Lucas House moving to Ansley Park
5.31.13 | BuckheadView

Historic Buckhead mansion slated for demolition to get second life in Ansley Park
5.31.13 | Creative Loafing

Buckhead historic house moving to Ansley Park
5.31.13 | Northside Neighbor

Do-gooders save historic home
5.31.13 | Reporter Newspapers

A true preservation victory as Randolph-Lucas house gets a new life
5.31.13 | SaportaReport

Happy birthday, Buckhead!
3.8.13 | Reporter Newspapers

Heritage Group Throws Buckhead Birthday Bash
3.2.13 | Reporter Newspapers

Buckhead Heritage Society Celebrates 175 Years at Buckhead Theatre Friday
2.26.13 | Buckhead Patch

The House is Free- If You Can Survive Moving Day
2.7.13 | Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Buckhead Heritage Society Celebrates 175 Years
1.29.13 | Buckhead Patch

News, 2012

Architects Document Randolph-Lucas Mansion Monday
         11.13.12 | Buckhead Patch

Buckhead Church, Cemetery Recognized Nationally
         11.5.12 | Neighbor Newspapers

Randolph-Lucas Mansion Gets 120-Day Reprieve
         10.29.12 | Buckhead Patch

City Works with Buckhead Heritage, Condo Association…
         10.23.12 | Buckhead View

Urban Design Commission Deferred Action Until Oct. 24 on Randolph-Lucas House Demolition Application
         10.10.12 | Buckhead View

Heritage Society, Buckhead Business Association Planning Buckhead’s 175th Anniversary Celebration Event
         10.9.12 | Buckhead View

Mansion Built by Thomas Jefferson’s Heir Free for the Taking…If You Move It
         10.5.12 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Atlanta Mansion Could be Doomed if No Buyer Found
         10.5.12 | Cherokee Tribune

Mansion Built for Thomas Jefferson’s Grandson Offered for Free…
         10.5.12 | Daily Mail UK

Peachtree Mansion Offered for Free by Preservationists
         10.5.12 | Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Buckhead: Randolph-Lucas House Owners Present Case to Design Board
     10.3.12 | Reporter Newspapers

Before Buckhead Natives there were Native Americans
         9.19.12 | Neighbor Newspapers

Buckhead’s Randolph-Lucas House Could be on the Move
          9.12.12 | Buckhead Patch

Historic Buckhead Mansion Slated for Demolition
          9.5.12 | 11Alive News

Historic Randolph-Lucas House Needs New Owner and New Mover
         8.28.12 | Neighbor Newspapers

Buckhead Heritage Seeks Community Assistance in Combating Graffiti
         8.24.12 | Buckhead Patch

VIDEO: Ga. 400 Trail Plans Discussed
         7.23.12 | Buckhead Patch

Preservationists, Homeowners Want to Save Historic Mansion
         7.13.12 | Reporter Newspapers

Atlanta Board Moves Randolph-Lucas Case to November
         7.12.12 | Neighbor Newspapers

Randolph-Lucas House Off Board of Zoning Agenda 
 7.11.12 | Buckhead Patch

Strong Support Shown for Randolph-Lucas House
         6.27.12 | Buckhead Patch

Committee Recommends Preserving Historic Buckhead House
         6.26.12 | Neighbor Newspapers

NPU-B Recommends Against Appeal to Demolish Randolph-Lucas House
         6.26.12 | Reporter Newspapers

Condo Association, Preservationists Fight Over Historic House
         6.22.12 | Neighbor Newspapers

House Demolition Plan Faces Opposition
         6.14.12 | Reporter Newspapers

Buckhead’s Black Past
         6.6.12 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

History Project Fills in the Blanks
         5.17.12 | Buckhead Reporter

Friday and Saturday Events Honor Orly
         5.11.12 | Buckhead Patch

50 Years Later, Orly a Painful Memory
         5.4.12 | Buckhead Reporter

Atlantans to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Orly Airport Tragedy
         4.27.12 | Buckhead Patch

News, 2007-2011

Buckhead project ties history, green spaces together 
10.3.11 | Buckhead Reporter

Harmony Grove Headstones Restored
9.15.11 | Buckhead Patch

Buckhead Church Seeks Place on National Register
7.10.11 | Buckhead Patch

Atlanta International Students Help Buckhead Heritage Society Clean Historic Cemetery 
5.14.11 | Buckhead Patch

Buckhead Heritage Society Dedicated to Protecting Historic Treasures
2.21.11 | Buckhead Patch

Court bars developer from removing Mt. Olive Cemetery
11.15.10 | Reporter Newspapers

Atlanta lawsuit spotlights obscure black community
09.19.09 | Associated Press

Plans for Buckhead graves trouble preservationists
06.09.09 | Atlanta Journal Constitution

Buckhead Heritage Society fights grave removal
06.03.09  |  Northside Neighbor

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