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North Oconee High senior killed in Greene County wreck

North Oconee High senior killed in Greene County wreck Just days away from graduation, a North Oconee High School student died after crashing his car while racing Tuesday night in Greene County. Authorities said Benjamin David Kiracofe, 17, seemingly lost control of the vehicle and crashed it into a tree. Full News here – Read […]

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Updates to Athens Drive High School stadium to begin this spring

Updates to Athens Drive High School stadium to begin this spring A long-awaited update to the athletics facilities at Athens Drive High is scheduled to begin construction this spring. The Wake County school board has awarded a $ 5 million construction contract for the improvements, which include a new stadium closer … Full News here […]

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Athens bourse ends roller-coaster day on a high

Volatility was the name of the game for another day on the Athens bourse, which closed on Wednesday with gains of less than 1 percent for the benchmark having ranged from gains of 2.77 percent to losses of 2.63 percent, while the turnover level clearly indicated that the Greek market is back on the radar […]

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2/2/2015: Front Page: Drug prices are falling but volume sold remains high

Although there have been efforts to reduce the cost of medicines in Greece since the start of the economic crisis, the volume of drugs purchased by Greeks has only fallen by 5.5 percent since 2009. A total of 390 million units of medicines were sold… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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High school games of the week

High school games of the week Oconee County is 2-4 in Saturday games this season. Commerce at Athens Christian, 6 p.m. (girls basketball). Commerce (8-11, 6-1 in Region 8-A) and Athens Christian (9-7, 5-1) have are both riding four-game win streaks entering this week's slate of games. Full News here – Read more on Online […]

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High school builds giant wooden cake for Athens library fundraiser

High school builds giant wooden cake for Athens library fundraiser The library board asked Athens High School teacher Mike Butler and his agriculture science class to build the cake to use as a fundraiser to help keep the library open. “One of the big reasons why I teach is to try and get them into […]

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Athens area below high rate of pedestrian deaths documented statewide

Athens area below high rate of pedestrian deaths documented statewide There were 182 pedestrians killed on Georgia roads in 2014, but Athens and its contiguous counties did not experience such a spike in this surge of fatalities. There was one fatality each reported in Clarke, Oconee, Oglethorpe and Jackson counties, … Full News here – Read […]

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12/31/2014: Front Page: High level of consumption means there is little left for investments

The high rate of private consumption in Greece constitutes an obstacle to the strengthening of investments, according to a report published yesterday by Eurobank. In the report the lender’s analysts show that in 2013 the Greek rate of private… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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High level of consumption means little is left for investments

The high rate of private consumption in Greece constitutes an obstacle to the strengthening of investments, according to a report published on Tuesday by Eurobank. In the report the lender’s analysts show that in 2013 the Greek rate of private consumption… … Full News here – Latest News

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Piedmont College hopes new scholarship will attract high school valedictorians

Piedmont College hopes new scholarship will attract high school valedictorians Piedmont, with campuses in Demorest and Athens, will award about $ 9 million in scholarships of various kinds this year, but the new scholarship is different. “This is our first scholarship program specifically designed for valedictorians,” said Cindy … Full News here – Read more […]

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Former student indicted on adult charges in Athens High School stabbing

Former student indicted on adult charges in Athens High School stabbing Police say Anderson pulled a pocket knife and stabbed Malone in the side. Malone was airlifted to Huntsville Hospital. School officials said he had a kidney and part of his colon removed. The News Courier reports Anderson is no longer a student at … […]

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High occupancy rates at winter resorts this Christmas

Hotel occupancy rates at the country’s main winter resorts during this holiday period are between 80 and 100 percent, as it seems lower fuel prices have offset concerns about the country’s political woes. Hotels on Mt Pilio (pictured) are reporting 95 per… … Full News here – Latest News

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Michael York: Athens investigator on high alert for cyber crime

Michael York: Athens investigator on high alert for cyber crime The former U.S. Army paratrooper is currently an Athens-Clarke County police sergeant and supervises the Financial and Cyber Crimes unit. Many of the cases he works involve the sexual exploitation of children through the production and distribution of … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Michael York: Athens investigator on high alert for cyber crime

Michael York: Athens investigator on high alert for cyber crime The former U.S. Army paratrooper is currently an Athens-Clarke County police sergeant and supervises the Financial and Cyber Crimes unit. Many of the cases he works involve the sexual exploitation of children through the production and distribution of … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Athens and Ardmore high school marching bands preparing to perform in

Athens and Ardmore high school marching bands preparing to perform in … A band performs in the Outback Bowl Parade on Dec. 31, 2013, in Tampa, Florida. Athens and Ardmore high schools will participate in the Outback Bowl Parade this New Year's Eve, as well as the Outback Bowl halftime show the following day. (Outback … […]

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