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Athens: Front line view of the riot in solidarity to political prisoners on hunger strike – Athens Video

On April 7, 2015 following a protest of 1.500 – 2.000 anarchists in the center of Athens, riots erupted in Exarchia to bring attention to a mass hunger strike of olitical prisoners taking…

American Story – The Battle of Athens – 1946 Athens, Tennessee – Full Movie – Athens Video

A small town in 1946 feeling intimidated by local, corrupt politicians, especially concerning voting issues – took up arms against their aggressors and turned the tide for the community. The… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Whoever visits the Greek capital, takes a pilgrimage to the fountain of European culture. The city’s most famous building is the Citadel 150 meters above sea level, the Acropolis, which is…

Search for missing Athens man was ongoing late Tuesday

26 April 2015

Search for missing Athens man was ongoing late Tuesday Authorities from two counties were searching for a missing man late Tuesday afternoon in southeast Athens-Clarke County. The search for 62-year-old William Perry Stough was focusing on the area south of Whitehall Road and Milledge Avenue, toward the … Full News here – Read more on Online […]

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Shelters available in case of severe weather during Twilight Criterium

25 April 2015

Shelters available in case of severe weather during Twilight Criterium Twilight Criterium organizers recently released on their website a severe weather notice offering instruction on what spectators should do in case of severe weather. The notice includes locations and a map of shelters to ride out a severe weather event. Full News here – Read […]

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Which presidential hopefuls will be schmoozing with the GAGOP in Athens?

25 April 2015

Which presidential hopefuls will be schmoozing with the GAGOP in Athens? Georgia's Republicans will vote on a chairman and debate the future of “religious liberty” legislation next month in Athens. They'll also get a chance to take stock of Republicans seeking the presidency. GAGOP chairman John Padgett tells us there will … Full News here […]

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Shoals Christian, Athens Bible split

25 April 2015

Shoals Christian, Athens Bible split Athens Bible coach Bill Murrell hopes his team has a short memory after the lopsided loss in the second game. “We have to suck it up and rebound. It's whatever you can make out of it,” he said. “The end result is to come out and it not make the […]

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Lynch to bring prosecutor's perspective to Justice Dept.

24 April 2015

Lynch to bring prosecutor's perspective to Justice Dept. WASHINGTON (AP) — As attorney general Loretta Lynch assumes a portfolio that includes fighting terrorism, preventing cyberattacks and dealing with police and race — issues strikingly similar to what she's dealt with as top federal prosecutor for much … Full News here – Read more on Online […]

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Group Wants Charter Government For Athens County To Fight Fracking

24 April 2015

Group Wants Charter Government For Athens County To Fight Fracking The group that got Athens city voters to pass a citizen's bill of rights to restrict fracking and associated practices within the city limits is now turning its attention to the entire county. The Athens Bill of Rights Committee is attempting to turn … Full […]

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Athens Voice 4-23-15

23 April 2015

Athens Voice 4-23-15 This has nothing to do with Athens. It's not even in the city limits. For over 10 years now, the people who put on this event and make the profit from it have failed to deliver on what they promised their customers. I don't think the comparison to … Full News here […]

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Athens County shelters take in hundreds of animals from the streets and owners

23 April 2015

Athens County shelters take in hundreds of animals from the streets and owners … To rehome a cat, contact Athens County Humane Society about one or two weeks before moving. Once the Humane Society finds a foster home or a new owner, the previous owner has to sign a pet surrender form. To rehome a […]

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An old Athens story: Terrible landlord vs. terrible tenants

23 April 2015

An old Athens story: Terrible landlord vs. terrible tenants Well, this is embarrassing. My old friend, Tom Bennett, unearthed the letter that he received in July 1976 from our then landlord in Athens, informing us that we were not welcome to return to the same house for Ohio University's fall quarter, less than … Full […]

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Athens businessman acquires Lucy's Branch Marina

22 April 2015

Athens businessman acquires Lucy's Branch Marina Christopher, an Athens native, has an almost 40-year career in housing and development in Limestone County. He was retired for a grand total of 14 months when the opportunity surfaced to purchase the marina. “I just felt like it was something I would … Full News here – Read […]

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Athens County is getting a new lawn mower

22 April 2015

Athens County is getting a new lawn mower Athens County Commissioners met with Zachary Saunders, an attorney for Mollica Gall Sloan & Sillery Company, at their meeting Tuesday morning to discuss plans to renovate the county's law library, located on the fourth floor in the Athens County Common … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Athens runners participate in Boston Marathon

21 April 2015

Athens runners participate in Boston Marathon Athens resident Kaitlyn Banning changed her Facebook profile picture prior to completing the marathon in 3:40:38. It read 'Boston Strong Run On' and she said in a status update: “Red, white, and blue for a little jog in Boston on patriots day … Full News here – Read more […]

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Athens demands cash reserves from public sector funds

21 April 2015

Athens demands cash reserves from public sector funds The order came as the country's finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, issued a stark warning to eurozone neighbours that they were playing with fire as Athens edges closer to a debt default. Fears of a Greek exit from the eurozone have increased as signs … Full News here […]

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Athens woman killed by train

20 April 2015

Athens woman killed by train The train's engineer immediately stopped and called 911, and police officers arrived to find Vasenden deceased at the scene, according to Athens-Clarke County police spokeswoman Hilda Sorrow. Sorrow said an investigation into the woman's death was … Full News here – Read more on Online Athens

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Sun is shining, restaurants are full and Athens is far from panic

20 April 2015

Sun is shining, restaurants are full and Athens is far from panic What is striking about the mood in Athens is its extraordinary calm. The sun is out, and everyone has returned from a refreshing Easter break. One acquaintance tells me the restaurants are so full – with Greeks, not just foreign tourists – that […]

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