Ted Turner honored by New York Yacht Club

Ted Turner honored by New York Yacht Club

Ted Turner, skipper of the 12-meter yacht Courageous, in Newport, Rhode Island, on Friday, morning, Sept. 17, 1977. Photo Credit: ASSOCIATED PRESS / Robert Child Ted Turner is 78, and age and illness have slowed the man once known as “The Mouth of the South” and...
Ted Turner: In His Own Words

Ted Turner: In His Own Words

Mountain Outlaw Magazine By: JOSEPH T. O’CONNOR To many, Ted Turner, the adopted Montanan dwelling in our own backyard, is a bit of a mystery, a man who has led two lives. The Cincinnati, Ohio, native cut his teeth on business ventures of near-epic proportions. He...
The Spirit of Giving

The Spirit of Giving

THE ATLANTAN The Spirit of Giving Turner’s Grandson John R. Seydel Recognized By Sierra Cortner, Maggie Dillard, Helena Kontos, Ashton Pike and Phebe Wahl Lovette Russell portrait and Sally Dorsey portrait by Sarah Dorio 10.27.16   Our town is teeming with...
Ted Turner Publicly Endorses Hillary

Ted Turner Publicly Endorses Hillary

Ted Turner: From one billionaire to another, Donald, I prefer Hillary The following endorsement in the 2016 presidential contest has arrived from the desk Ted Turner, the man who remade television and, though the team may have forgotten he existed, rescued the...
Big House on the Prairie

Big House on the Prairie

Forbes Big House on the Prairie By Ann Abel When Ted Turner was a boy in Savannah, Ga., he loved to hunt and fish. After he was turned in to the local police for shooting a squirrel on a neighbor’s property with a BB gun and fined by a judge, he had an epiphany. “I...