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After outcry, judge reverses order taking baby from lesbians

After outcry, judge reverses order taking baby from lesbians PRICE, Utah | April Hoagland and Beckie Peirce, a Utah couple who married last year, went to a routine hearing Tuesday expecting to hear an update on how long it would be before they could adopt the baby girl they'd been raising as foster parents for […]

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From Athens: The Human Face of the Refugee Crisis

From Athens: The Human Face of the Refugee Crisis I spent several days in makeshift temporary refugee camps in Athens, where hordes of Syrian, Afghani, Pakistani and Bangladeshi families, having just arrived from the islands, await to get a valuable train ticket North. Although I was prepared to face … Full News here – Read more […]

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Athens State moving on from last year's troubles

Athens State moving on from last year's troubles ATHENS — A year after tensions between Athens State University faculty members and the university's administration came to a boiling point, Faculty Senate Presiding Officer Robby White said it's time to lay the past to rest and focus on finding a … Full News here – Read […]

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Former clerk arraigned on charges she stole more than $20000 from Athens

Former clerk arraigned on charges she stole more than 000 from Athens … A woman recently pleaded not guilty to charges she stole about $ 20,000 from Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Court when she worked there as its clerk. After working for the court 20 years, Sherri Lynn Price was fired in August 2014 after admitting […]

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Eaton: Athens should turn from Confederate past

Eaton: Athens should turn from Confederate past Why, then, does Athens-Clarke County continue to memorialize the Confederacy? On Broad Street, across from the Arch at the University of Georgia that mimics the state's official seal, a spire rises in memory of Clarke County's Confederate dead, “True … Full News here – Read more on Online […]

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Positive news from Athens not reflected in Greece talks – Schaeuble

Positive news from Athens not reflected in Greece talks – Schaeuble "The positive news from Athens is not fully reflected in the talks with the three institutions," Schaeuble told a news conference following a meeting of finance chiefs from the Group of Seven industrial nations in Dresden, Germany. (Reporting by … Full News here – […]

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Athens senior banned from grad ceremonies after prank

Athens senior banned from grad ceremonies after prank Athens High Principal Chris Bolen banned the student from participating in Thursday night's graduation and other related ceremonies after she was identified out of a group of about 20 students caught on security video pouring baby oil on the floor of a … Full News here – […]

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Work tools stolen from Athens residence

Work tools stolen from Athens residence Work tools valued at $ 335 reportedly were stolen from a North Peter Street residence undergoing renovations between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. The thief apparently climbed through an open side window to get inside and steal a tool belt, … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Athens man arrested after smashing window, saving dog from hot car

Athens man arrested after smashing window, saving dog from hot car Multiple news outlets report that Michael Hammons of Athens was charged with criminal trespassing after freeing a small Pomeranian mix in distress from a hot car outside a store. Witnesses say that while a group of shoppers waited for police to arrive … Full […]

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Chris Barnes could not be happier right now. He is from the state of Georgia

Chris Barnes could not be happier right now. He is from the state of Georgia … Once Barnes got the offer, he visited Athens, Ga. a couple of times, and he went ahead with his commitment to the in-state Bulldogs. The star offensive lineman out of Leesburg (Ga.) Lee County talks Dawgs, the UGA coaches, […]

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Athens businessman from Nepal seeks to help

Athens businessman from Nepal seeks to help He has been personally-active in Athens by finding clothing for the elderly, providing food for the food bank, and assisting in the women's shelter. “For the last five years, I have personally worked for Dinesh's charity, Development for Peace Nepal, a … Full News here – Read more […]

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On Dweezil Zappa, and his father's music from the future

On Dweezil Zappa, and his father's music from the future “We're always looking for places to play that can bring out a new audience and Athens is the kind of place that has a young music scene and has had one for a while, so we're trying to see if people want to come and […]

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Burned porch may stem from family dispute

Burned porch may stem from family dispute An Athens-Clarke County police officer was dispatched to the scene of an arson incident Friday morning on Fourth Street. The front porch of the home was covered in burn marks extending into the walkway, and all the porch furniture was melted. The … Full News here – Read […]

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Greece is trying to squeeze $2.7 billion from public entities before Athens

Greece is trying to squeeze .7 billion from public entities before Athens … Greece hopes to get 2.5 billion euros ($ 2.7 billion) by forcing public entities to lend to the state, giving it enough room to meet its obligations through the end of May, the deputy finance minister said on Wednesday. Shut out of […]

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

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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