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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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1 hr ago | MainStreetNews.com

Helen Carter

Helen E. Carter, 81, entered into rest on Monday, September 1, 2014. Mrs. Carter was born in Jackson County, the daughter of the late Vadie and Tishie Hawks Burroughs.

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5 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

UGA to hold dedication for Bolton Dining Commons

The University of Georgia will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony 10 a.m. Thursday to dedicate the newest and largest meal plan facility on the Athens campus.

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9 hrs ago | KCSB-FM Santa Barbara

the Baseball Project's Scott McCaughey in the Freak Power...

The Baseball Project is an indie-rock super-group that features the Pacific Northwest resident McCaughey, Steve Wynn , Linda Pitmon , and Peter Buck and Mike Mills of R.E.M. .

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13 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Athens officer recovering after weekend shooting

The police officer who was shot Sunday while answering a domestic disturbance call in west Athens is recovering at home, but will require additional medical care, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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13 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Athens Regional partners with Madison hospital to improve care

Athens and Madison hospital executives announced on Tuesday a new partnership in an effort to improve primary care and expand services in the Morgan County area.

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17 hrs ago | WKHX-FM Atlanta

Kenny Chesney Performs Surprise Georgia Concert for CMT's Instant Jam

Kenny Chesney performed a surprise pop-up concert Friday night in front of a small crowd of about 500 lucky fans at the Georgia Theatre in Athens, Georgia.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

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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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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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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