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Athens, Georgia is located in Clarke County. Zip codes in Athens, GA include 30602, 30609, and 30612. The median home price in Athens is $157,000 which is roughly $77/per square foot. More Athens information.

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2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

New addiction treatment center opens in Athens

A new addiction recovery center in Athens hopes to reduce the number of drug overdose related deaths by educating the public about drug overdoses and providing easy access to substance abuse treatment.

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9 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

South Carolina man jumped by UGA fans

A man who approached an officer on foot patrol in downtown Athens about 2:15 a.m. Sunday said he had been jumped by two unidentified UGA fans wearing red and black.

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17 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Volunteer opportunities

UGArden is seeking volunteers to help harvest produce for Campus Kitchen meals as well as contribute to general maintenance of the garden during the week.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

WTVF Nashville

Kenny Chesney surprises University of Georgia students with pop-up show; launches new CMT series

AUGUST 29: Kenny Chesney surprises fans with an intimate concert as part of CMT's Instant Jam: Kenny Chesney at The Georgia Theatre on August 29, 2014 in Athens, Georgia.

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MyFoxAtlanta

Athens officer shot while responding to domestic dispute

An officer was shot while responding to a domestic disturbance at an Athens' apartment midday Sunday.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Suspect in Emily Bowman hit-and-run loses bid to suppress evidence

A man facing charges that he struck and seriously injured a pedestrian in Athens while driving drunk failed in a bid to suppress evidence in the case.

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Dawn of the Dawg

Georgia kicker Marshall Morgan on the verge of breaking NCAA record

Aug 1, 2013; Athens, GA, USA; Georgia Bulldogs kicker Marshall Morgan kicks during practice at the University of Georgia.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Huckaby: Magill was 'the only Bulldog'

I have written that sentence into every Thanksgiving column I've penned for as long as my memory serves me.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Woman reports large group of youths surround her car

Police responded to a call from an Athens woman Friday who reported she was in her car surrounded by juveniles attempting to intimidate her, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Athens man pours beer on officer, arrested for pot possession

Police arrested Athens resident David Thomas Siegel, 22, for possession of marijuana Friday after he drew attention to himself by pouring alcohol on an officer from the roof of a downtown bar, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Giant 'G' scratched on Athens man's Acura

A 21-year-old Athens man called police Friday after he found a giant "G" scratched onto to hood of his car, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Building permits recently issued in Athens

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Athens Banner-Herald

Omni and BodyPlex merge to keep Athens fit

T wo fitness facilities that had been competitors for nearly a decade joined forces in late July to provide the Classic City with more exercise options than ever before.

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BroadwayWorld.com

CMT's Party Down South Will Return for Third Season, Reunion Special

Following the shocking second season finale of CMT's highest-rated series PARTY DOWN SOUTH , Christine Lakin returned to host THE AFTER PARTY reunion special with Mattie, Lauren, Tiffany, Murray, Walt, Ryan and Lyle as they looked back at some of the craziest, most dramatic events from their summer in Athens, Georgia, including the scandalous love ... (more)

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Athens Banner-Herald

Athens library to hold program on Oglethorpe educator

The Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room invites you to learn about Thomas B. Moss, a remarkable educator and surveyor in late 19th century Oglethorpe County, at 6 p.m. Sept.

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ChartAttack

30 More Songs Arcade Fire Should Cover

With only two days left of Web Content Tour 2014, there's only two more chances to make headlines.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Country singer Kenny Chesney performs two-hour free show at Georgia Theatre

Country singer Kenny Chesney took the Georgia Theatre stage at 8 p.m. sharp Friday for a free two-hour concert that was filmed for a new CMT show called "Instant Jam".

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Patch.com

Athens Police: Suspect Arrested for Cocaine After Short Chase

On August 29 at 1:13 a.m, an officer on patrol observed a suspicious vehicle maneuver by the driver on West Broad at Rocksprings Street.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Carter, Deal hosting tailgates in Athens on Saturday

Taking advantage of the huge crowd expected to attend the University of Georgia's season-opening football game with Clemson University on Saturday, both Nathan Deal and Jason Carter are bringing their gubernatorial campaigns to the Classic City.

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Triangle.com

New Madrid carries on Athens rock tradition

Athens, Greece, might be the birthplace of civilization, but Athens, Ga., might be the location of the longest running underground music scene in America.

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