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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

Galis: 'Connectivity' may not be best argument for greenway routing

Every time that Athens-Clarke County's Oconee Rivers Greenway Commission sneezes, my neighborhood catches a virulent cold whose most dramatic symptom is an outbreak of a small feverish email war.

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6 hrs ago | Dawn of the Dawg

Students join Georgia Bulldogs in Sanford Stadium practice

Aug 1, 2013; Athens, GA, USA; Georgia Bulldogs including receiver Tramel Terry compete in a drill during practice at the University of Georgia.

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7 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Man claiming to be Marine questions service of wrong Athens cop

An intoxicated man who claimed to be a U.S. Marine when arrested early Thursday morning in Athens for urinating in public chose the wrong police officer to question when he asked her about her service to her country.

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8 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Best Bets: AJ Ghent, Casual Comedy and a Piano Recital

Teen students ages 13-18 can participate in a workshop led by former ATHICA director Hope Hilton.

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12 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

The Editor's Desk: Good to see new cycling infrastructure at UGA

Hard to believe, but for someone who began cycling a few years ago as a skeptic about the efficacy of bicycle commuting, I've become a regular bicycle commuter.

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17 hrs ago | Barrow County News

Grant, Patterson to wed

Jake and Marisa Grant, of Statham, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, U.S. Navy Lieutenant Jonathan "Andrew" Grant, to Elise Bernadette Patterson, daughter of Dave Patterson of Sydney, Australia.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Northwest News and Tribune

This soup is as cool as a cucumber

Summer is cucumber season, and grocery stores and roadside produce stands are selling the crop at prices so low they are jaw dropping.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Some Athens area libraries opening late on Friday

The following Athens Regional Library System branches will open an hour later than usual on Friday to accommodate staff training: We love our readers at OnlineAthens.com, so we're giving you a soapbox.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Person with diarrhea most likely source of parasite at Athens splash pad

An infected person with diarrhea who used the East Athens Community Park splash pad earlier this month is the likely source for the recent spread of the parasite Cryptosporidium confirmed to have infected at least 16 children, the Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department and the Clarke County Health Department determined this week.

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Athens Banner-Herald

University of North Georgia galleries busy with Athens-centric art exhibits

The Oconee campus of the University of North Georgia hosts part of a trio of art exhibitions that also includes collections at the university's Gainesville and Dahlonega campuses.

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Metropulse.com

Washed Out Outlasts the Chillwave Tag 53 mins ago

From the start, Ernest Greene has been a sonic craftsman-an expert in evoking specific moods from texture and production.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Alleged dealer fights with Athens cops while eating weed

Athens-Clarke County police said they arrested a suspected dealer Tuesday evening after he fought with officers following a traffic stop and ate bags of marijuana.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Ultimate-guitar.com

The B-52s: The B-52's [Reviews]

Released: Jul 6, 1979 Genre: New Wave, Post-Punk Label: Warner Bros, Island Number Of Tracks: 9 This is the first album by The B-52's, and it's sort of an awesome punk-surf-new-wave merger that sounds like nothing else.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Athens-Clarke police show great professionalism in standoff

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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StarNewsOnline.com

Sarus Festival: Q&A with performance artist Andie Trombetta

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.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Get the goat: Homestyle, low-spice Jamaican food offered at Rashe's Cuisine

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.

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Athens Banner-Herald

The Editor's Desk: Celebrate what's good about Athens, work on the rest

Once again, the students have returned to the University of Georgia and the other institutions of higher education in and around Athens.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Vehicle break-ins reported in Athens

A Bishop man reported that someone entered his truck while it was parked on Fox Hall Trail between midnight and noon Sunday and stole a rifle, a shotgun, a scope, a chain saw and shoes altogether valued at more than $1,700, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Athens CVB seeking nominations for hospitality awards

The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau is now accepting nominations for two award programs to honor outstanding individuals in the Athens-Clarke County hospitality industry.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Little Clinic to open in Athens

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)

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