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  1. Nancy Cullum Gets 11 To Win Weekly ContestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Monticello News

    ... The Tigers took full advantage of the opportunity and dismantled the second-ranked Dawgs, sending Georgia back to Athens with their tail between their legs. Georgia Tech fans couldn't even enjoy watching the Bulldogs get whipped in Baton Rouge as ...

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  2. Athens police public information officer firedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    A former public information officer for the Athens-Clarke County Police Department was fired last week, less than a month after the former chief who hired him was forced to resign. Epifanio Rodriguez was the police department's first public information officer.

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  3. Movies Now Playing in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Jeff Bridges stars as a grizzled preacher opposite Broadway star Cynthia Erivo as a former girl group singer with Jon Hamm, Dakota Johnson, Cailee Spaeny and Chris Hemsworth in supporting roles. 2 hr.

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  4. Ospreys Head to ITA RegionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTLV

    Draws and Results ATHENS, Ga. - The Ospreys head north this week as they compete in the ITA Southeast Regionals at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex beginning Friday.

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  5. Heather Kleiner Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 24-7 Press Release

    ... she served as an academic advisor for the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Georgia in Athens from 1982 to 1988. She continued her career with the University of Georgia as assistant director of the women's studies program ...

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  6. Postmates launches food delivery in 134 additional US citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TechCrunch

    Those 134 additional cities mean that Postmates has a presence in 550 cities total across the U.S, including places like Lubbock, Texas; Athens, Georgia; Columbia, South Carolina and Albany, New York. In April , the company announced that it would partner with Walmart on grocery delivery.

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  7. Athens jail argument about LeBron James leads to prisoner's indictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    A prisoner at the Clarke County Jail was recently indicted for allegedly attacking a fellow inmate following an argument about NBA superstar LeBron James. During the alleged May 20 attack, Christopher Walden, 22, allegedly beat and strangled 18-year-old Alex Michael Mosby while they were both incarcerated at the jail off Lexington Road, according to the indictment filed Oct. 9 in Clarke County Superior Court.

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  8. Southern Collective Experience Is Oct. 25 At Star Line BooksRead the original story

    Wednesday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... appeal of Southern creative voices through poetry and prose. Critically-acclaimed poet Clifford Brooks was born in Athens, Ga. and grew up in Crawford, Ga. His first poetry collection, The Draw of Broken Eyes & Whirling Metaphysics, nominated for a ...

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  9. Live Music Picks: Oct. 18-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... references the Elephant 6 influences (namely Neutral Milk Hotel) they picked up during a long stint living in Athens, Ga. Addressing weighty issues like power, consent, privilege, religion and the complexity of the female body, Leschper sent critics ...

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  10. Plane carrying passengers crashes near Exit 60 in OpelikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTVM

    ... two only sustained scrapes and bumps. The plane took of from the Auburn University Regional Airport and was headed to Athens, Georgia. Just North of Opelika, the plane began loosing oil pressure. The pilot attempted to return to the Auburn Airport ...

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  11. Margaret Kendig Lee Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 24-7 Press Release

    ATHENS, GA, October 17, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Margaret Kendig Lee with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Ms.

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  12. High School Roundup: Playoffs rolling along for Athens-area teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    With the first round of the state volleyball tournament set to begin this week and the state softball tournament entering its second round, more than a dozen Athens-area teams are gearing up for the postseason. In volleyball, 10 teams will play first-round games on Saturday, with one school – North Oconee – scheduled to play Thursday.

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  13. Police announce reward in Athens home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County police offered on Tuesday a cash reward in an attempt to identify suspects in a home invasion armed robbery two weeks ago north of downtown. Additionally, police released a Georgia Bureau of Investigation forensic sketch artist's rendition of one of the four to five suspects in the armed robbery in the 400 block of Atlanta Avenue.

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  14. Oconeefest to feature live auction, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... with a one-night stay at Ashford Manor, a $50 Pub on Main gift card and a $25 Empire South gift card - and a Downtown Athens basket - with a one-night stay and spa service at the Graduate Athens, a $50 Classic Center gift card, a $25 Empire South ...

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  15. Athens police chase leads to arrest of teen gun theft suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Following a chase involving a stolen car, Athens-Clarke County police arrested on Sunday two teens allegedly connected to a series of vehicle break-ins and gun thefts. The arrests came after a chase that ended when the stolen car ran over stop sticks an officer deployed, according to police.

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  16. Helping hurricane victimsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 16 | News Tribune

    ... part of the crew that left last Wednesday for Florida. Just short of their goal after driving from a staging area in Athens, Georgia, the cooperative linemen use chainsaws and cut for nearly three hours before the road could be cleared enough to ...

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  17. Barberitos To Open New Newnan Location In OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Newkerala.com

    ATHENS, Ga: Newnan's first Barberitos restaurant, located at 335 Newnan Crossing Bypass- Suite B, is scheduled to open on October 22, 2018. Located in Ashley Park, the Newnan location will offer farm-fresh food for customers seeking a healthy and flavorful quick-service option for lunch and dinner.

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  18. Efforts undertaken in Athens area to get out the high school voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... midterm elections, students, teachers and local nonprofits worked together to help high-school students in and around Athens to register. Thanks to their efforts, several local high school students who have reached 17.5 years of age can cast their ...

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  19. Premiere announced for faith-based film 'Small Group: The Movie' in Cobb theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | MDJonline.com

    ... and actor behind the film. In the film, documentary filmmaker R. Scott Cooper moves his family from Los Angeles to Athens, Georgia, after being hired to make a film about the dwindling influence of Christianity in America. Upon arrival, he learns ...

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  20. Waitr expands to New Iberia, 23 other cities across the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | The Advocate

    Louisiana-based food delivery service Waitr is expanding into two dozen new small and mid-sized cities across the U.S. south and southeast, including one in the Acadiana region. The firm said it is now offering its services in New Iberia, Louisiana; Athens, Georgia; Auburn, Alabama; Little Rock, Arkansas and several other cities.

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