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UGA fans receive free meal at Athens Waffle House

UGA fans receive free meal at Athens Waffle House University of Georgia football fans lined up outside an Athens Waffle House Wednesday to receive a free meal after their big weekend win over Auburn this past weekend. The Waffle House on West Clayton Street in Athens is providing free waffles, coffee … Full News here […]

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Contrary to Mudsock, recycling exceedingly easy in Athens Co.

Contrary to Mudsock, recycling exceedingly easy in Athens Co. I was shocked to read this claim about recycling made by Dennis Powell in a recent (The NEWS, Nov. 17) Mudsock Heights column: "Athens County has embraced recycling, but has made it strikingly inconvenient." Mr. Powell, you must live in a different … Full News here – […]

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Fire that killed Athens man was likely accidental

Fire that killed Athens man was likely accidental Athens-Clarke County police Lt. Mike Tyndell said there was no indication that the fire that destroyed a workshop on Campbell Lane was intentionally set. An investigation continued on Monday, but Tyndell said the actual cause may never be known. Full News here – Read more on Online […]

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Athens man caught with 50 pounds of pot at California airport indicted in

Athens man caught with 50 pounds of pot at California airport indicted in … A federal grand jury on Friday returned an indictment against an Athens man arrested at a California airport last month with 50 pounds of pot. Aljamario Willoughby, 22, was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana, according to the … Full […]

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Downtown Athens businesses not expecting Black Friday boon

Downtown Athens businesses not expecting Black Friday boon For 13 years, Airee Hong has opened her store, Agora Co-op, on the day after Thanksgiving and is still waiting for sales that would justify even turning on the lights. So this year, she's got a different plan for the retail behemoth known as Black Friday. Full […]

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Athens man and teen accused of putting cat in dog's cage to watch it be killed

Athens man and teen accused of putting cat in dog's cage to watch it be killed A Clarke County grand jury recently indicted an Athens man and teen on charges they placed a cat in a dog's cage to watch it get mauled to death. Jahmal Anthony Swaby, 21, and Trevaughn Miquan Thomas, 17, allegedly […]

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36 Hours in Athens | The New York Times – Athens Video

After years of economic turmoil, Athens’s self-confidence and creativity are stirring again, with new restaurants, shops and a blossoming of local pride. Pro…

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Decaying housing complex sits on Athens prime real estate

A group of people ― Greeks, Afghans, Iraqis, Syrians, Bulgarians, Iranians, Turks ― gather around a steaming pot outside a dilapidated building complex from the 1930s set in the heart of Athens. Dubbed the Ta Prosfygika, meaning “The Refugees”, the once s… … Full News here – Latest News

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Athens probationer faces cocaine charge

Athens probationer faces cocaine charge Bobby Charles Echols, 47, of Moreland Avenue, was arrested Thursday after he was seen walking in Nellie B Avenue by an officer who knew felony probation violation warrants were outstanding against him, Athens-Clarke County police said. After a brief … Full News here – Read more on Online Athens

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Athens Makes "Best College Towns" List

Athens Makes "Best College Towns" List It makes all the rest of it possible,” says David Ferguson, who has been in Athens for 26 years as a writer, radio host and musician. Music and arts is an indelible part of Athens past, present and future. “You couldn't throw a rock without hitting … Full News […]

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Athens commission to consider plans to replace MLK Parkway bridge

Athens commission to consider plans to replace MLK Parkway bridge Work could begin soon on the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Bridge near downtown Athens if the SPLOST-funded project's preliminary construction plan is approved by Athens-Clarke County Commission on Dec. 2. The bridge, over a North Oconee River … Full News here – Read more […]

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Leon of Athens - Pilot (Official Video)

Leon of Athens – Pilot (Official Video) – Athens Video

(P) & (C) 2014 Mimosa’s Dream Records Official video directed by Marie Schuller Download ‘Global’ now: http://smarturl.it/leonofathens-global – Music & Lyric… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Turning Townie: UGA grads stay in Athens

Turning Townie: UGA grads stay in Athens And to that effect, I don't think those are terrible choices if you're just enjoying what Athens has to offer,” Gaultney said. “There won't be a whole lot of growth in those careers, but you can have a whole lot of fun working in the service industry … […]

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Cause Of Athens Fire Remains Under Investigation

Cause Of Athens Fire Remains Under Investigation ATHENS, Ohio – The State Fire Marshal's Office is trying to determine what caused the fire that burned several buildings and apartments on Union Street in Athens. The fire chief for Athens said investigators have pinpointed the start location to a … Full News here – Read more […]

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Atlanta reality TV star involved in dispute at Athens hotel

Atlanta reality TV star involved in dispute at Athens hotel An Atlanta reality show celebrity and two friends allegedly had a loud confrontation with a security guard at Hotel Indigo in downtown Athens early Sunday morning following the University of Georgia football game. While no charges were filed, Natalie … Full News here – Read […]

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