Tuesday Apr 1
Man accused of attempted murder of Athens police officer gets committed to psych hospital
A judge recently ordered the involuntary commitment to a psychiatric hospital of a mentally ill man accused of trying to murder an Athens-Clarke County police officer more than six years ago.
Ukrainian Football Recruit Nikita Fair Drawing Interest from Major Programs
An excellent story made its way around the Internet Thursday morning, courtesy of 247Sports' Kipp Adams , detailing the conflict and the journey of Ukrainian-born, class of 2015 offensive lineman Nikita Fair from Washington, Ga.
Jefferson Davis capture site park threatened by funding catch-22
In early May 1865, the Confederacy was in its last throes. Robert E. Lee had surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia a month earlier.
Bill would gradually lower liquor taxes
The measure, which is backed by Republican and Democratic lawmakers, is in response to Washingtonians crossing borders to buy cheaper booze in Idaho and Oregon.
Jon-Don concrete sales division growing by leaps and bounds
Jon-Don has reported that its concrete division has grown nearly exponentially over the last 12 months, according to a press release.