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Hundreds of miles and a time zone away from Athens, Ga., events unfolding in the town of Ferguson, Mo., have people around this country taking a serious look at how police officers are meeting their duties to both serve and protect the citizens within their various jurisdictions.
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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
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For instance, if you pass the Ocean Grill & Tiki Bar at about 4 p.m., you'll see a Andie Trombetta, a fabric sculptor/performance artist from Athens, Georgia, draped in loose fabrics flowing in the ocean breeze as she moves in and out of crisp lines of hard-to-see monofilament wire attached to the pier.
12 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald
Athens is big enough for two Jamaican restaurants, said Rashe Malcolm, owner of Rashe's Cuisine, a Caribbean-styled eatery that opened this summer on the city's west side.
16 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald
Once again, the students have returned to the University of Georgia and the other institutions of higher education in and around Athens.
The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau is now accepting nominations for two award programs to honor outstanding individuals in the Athens-Clarke County hospitality industry.
A new Kroger shopping center at 700 US Highway 29 N. in Athens will include The Little Clinic when it opens on Aug. 27. Health clinics locations inside select Kroger stores nationwide, The Little Clinic is staffed with Board Certified Nurse Practitioners authorized to diagnose, treat and write prescriptions for common illnesses such as bronchitis, ... (more)
A prolonged standoff involving police and two armed robbery suspects holed up in a home in north Athens ended Monday morning after police flushed out the suspects with tear gas.
The Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia needs volunteers to help set up bike racks for its Tri to Beat Cancer triathlon and fundraiser 9-11 a.m. Aug. 23 at Sandy Creek Park.
A group of retired Athens-Clarke County Unified Government and City of Athens employees filed a federal lawsuit against the county for years of unpaid retirement benefits, claiming the county has failed to pay for their medical expenses as promised.
The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce announces a partnership with Four Athens, a nonprofit Athens-based company designed to support the local startup business community.
The Junkman's Daughter's Brother is in its last days on Clayton Street, but the downtown Athens store is going to leave offspring.
Staff from the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia welcomed thousands of people as they entered the Grand Hall at The Classic Center Saturday for the second annual Classic City BBQ Festival and Tailgate Tradeshow.
Police arrested Damon Batson, 26, of Colbert on charges of indecent exposure after he was discovered walking down a public street in the nude.
That's the message from conflicting court filings filed on behalf of an Athens man who last year allegedly threatened to kill a woman and police officers.
Athens-Clarke County police made two arrests Saturday morning in connection with a pair or armed robberies occurring within minutes of each other, one involving the kidnappings of two victims.
Those Velveeta-yellow buses are on the road again, and every retail store in Athens seems to be flanked by barricades of notebook paper.
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