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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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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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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.
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.
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.
Athens, Greece, might be the birthplace of civilization, but Athens, Ga., might be the location of the longest running underground music scene in America.
Fans can only get inside with a wristband and they are free by going to the Phi Mu Sorority, 250 S. Milledge Ave., Athens, between noon and 3 p.m. They are limited to the first 500 fans.
There was more laughter than tears at a memorial service for Dan Magill Thursday - just as he would have wished, according Pierre Howard, who played tennis for Magill at the University of Georgia in the 1960s.
An upscale hotel offering visitors "an intellectual return to the glory days of college" is slated to open in downtown Athens in October.
Quometric Quashaun Smith, 26, of West Broad Street, was arrested Wednesday night by a bicycle cop who found him in possession of marijuana, Athens-Clarke County police said.
Athens School of Ministry and Worship Arts will host an outdoor concert on Labor Day called A.D.O.R.E.: A Day Of Rejoicing for Everyone.
Check back every week for a listing of the latest open houses scheduled in the area and new homes for sale.
A Clarke County grand jury recently indicted a North Carolina man on charges stemming from a rampage last month at an Athens student housing complex, where he allegedly imprisoned and raped a woman and caused thousands of dollars in property damage.
Two of Athens' finest jazz pop singers, a cohort that contains too few members for our own cultural good, pair up next week for a night of sonorously sung standards and new compositions, all backed by a crew of top-notch instrumental talents.
The ice bucket challenge washing over the United States and United Kingdom is flooding through Athens, too; notable Athenians including University of Georgia president Jere Morehead have been doused with a bucket of ice water, and even the university's mascot, Uga, was challenged to a drenching.
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