Athens Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Athens-Clarke commissioners balk at proposed downtown projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Two projects seen as part of implementing a master plan to guide the development of downtown Athens for the next decade and beyond got a cool reception from Athens-Clarke County commissioners at their non-voting Tuesday work session. The downtown master plan is a $30,000 effort funded by the Athens Downtown Development Authority.

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  2. Construction crews busy while Athens on spring breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    With Athens-Clarke County Schools and UGA on spring break, many construction crews take advantage of the quiet week to start projects around town.

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  3. Armed Athens man accused of stalking and threatening to kill ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Athens man was arrested last weekend at a westside apartment complex where he allegedly stalked his former girlfriend while armed with a handgun and threatened to kill her, Athens-Clarke County police said. Mark Willie Davis, 22, allegedly showed up outside the woman's bedroom window at Timber Chase apartments on Sycamore Drive, pointed the gun at her and said, "I'm gonna kill all you ...," according to police, who said the man and woman have children together.

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  4. Two Athens men face drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Members of the Northeast Georgia Regional Drug Task Force on March 1 executed a search warrant at a residence in the 300 block of Lexington Heights, making two arrests and seizing an undisclosed quantity of marijuana, crack cocaine and cash, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report made public on Wednesday.

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  5. Divided Central Presbyterian Church in Athens will go back to negotiating tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Leaders at Athens' Central Presbyterian Church and a regional governing body of the church will go back to the negotiating table as conservative members of the Central congregation move to leave the mainstream Presbyterian Church denomination for the more conservative Evangelical Covenant Order of Presbyterians. The two sides agreed to continue meeting late last week, avoiding a potentially rancorous debate at a meeting Saturday of the 54 Presbyterian churches in the Northeast Georgia Presbytery.

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  6. Athens man arrested again for alleged sexual assault of UGA studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Athens man was arrested for the second time in two months for allegedly sexually assaulting different University of Georgia students after inviting them to his apartment near downtown. Andre Montez Jones, 27, was charged Monday with aggravated sodomy with force.

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  7. Athens boy reports kidnap attempt, says stranger pulled him into carRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An attempt to kidnap a 14-year-old boy reportedly was made this weekend when a stranger pulled him into a car. The incident was said to have occurred last week on McKinley Drive near the East Athens Community Center.

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  8. Athens-Clarke commissioners finally ready to set budget goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County commissioners apparently are taking seriously the admonition from county management that Tuesday is the last day they can have any real effect on setting budget goals for the county's upcoming fiscal year. As of Monday afternoon, no "commission-defined options" for the goals and strategies hammered out in two lengthy retreats in January and February were appended to the agenda for Tuesday night's voting meeting.

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  9. Athens Transit seeking additional public comment on bus serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Presidential candidates won't be the only people who are keenly interested in voter turnout Tuesday as presidential preference primaries are held in Georgia and a number of other states. McDuffie's interest, though, is far more parochial than any narrowing of the field of Republican and Democratic presidential contenders.

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  10. Athens area events for Tuesday, March 1Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Oconee Ambassadors Meeting: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, Watkinsville. Ambassadors meet the first Tuesday of every month at 8:30 am.

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  11. Athens man accused of taking van without permissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Fredrick Donte Jones, 34, was arrested early Thursday after he allegedly took a van without the permission of its owner, a woman with whom he lived on Zebulon Drive, Athens-Clarke County police said. When police found and confronted Jones at a red light on Oconee Street, he would not acknowledge officers outside of the van as he continually texted on a cellphone.

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  12. Police say Athens teen is apparent victim of sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County police said when they responded Thursday afternoon to a report of an indecent exposure, they learned a naked 19-year-old girl had actually been an apparent victim of sexual assault. A police incident report made public Friday contained no details.

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  13. Former Athens teacher, convicted of sexual exploitation of children, is back behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A former Athens teacher who was sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually exploiting children is back behind bars. Granted parole after serving just two years of his sentence, 65-year-old Ronald Malcus James could be heading back to prison for violating parole.

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  14. UGA student accused of jumping up and down on cars, causing thousands of dollars in damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 20-year-old University of Georgia student was arrested on multiple felony charges early Friday after police said he caused thousands of dollars in damage by jumping up and down on vehicles and breaking their windows in a UGA parking lot off East Campus Road. Austin Andrew Greenway's alleged acts of vandalism occurred one month after another UGA student was said by police to have caused $20,000 in damage to vehicles at The Standard of Athens luxury student apartments on North Thomas Street.

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  15. UGA weekly calendar of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    "Shark Girl": 7 p.m. today, Zell B. Miller Learning Center, 48 Baxter St., Athens. "Shark Girl" is the story of Madison Stewart and her passionate fight to save the creature most humans fear.

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  16. Weekly calendar of events in the Athens areaRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens Regional Health System Women's Heart Healthy Luncheon: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, Athens Regional Medical Center Medical Services Building, King Avenue, Athens. In the John A. Drew Lecture Hall on the third floor of the Medical Services Building on King Avenue.

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  17. Government meetings this week in the Athens areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Oconee Ambassadors meeting: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, Watkinsville. Ambassadors meet the first Tuesday of every month at 8:30 a.m. Board of Elections meeting: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Board of Elections, 155 East Washington St., Athens.

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  18. Volunteer facilitators sought for Look Good Feel Better programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The American Cancer Society will offer a Look Good Feel Better facilitator training class for licensed cosmetologists and estheticians from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. March 14 at the American Cancer Society office, 105 W. Park Drive, suite C, Athens. Look Good Feel Better is a free program for women who are undergoing cancer treatment.

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  19. Athens Academy student artist receives honorable mention for paintingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens Academy senior Elise Geruntino recently received Honorable Mention for her painting "Sushi" in the Georgia All-State Art Symposium. This prestigious symposium is sponsored by the Georgia Art Education Association and is held at Columbus State University in Columbus.

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  20. Athens teen charged with battery against motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Tristen Gage Amouroux, 18, of Thornhill Circle was arrested Thursday after he punched his mother in the mouth and threw her to the ground, Athens-Clarke County police said. He admitted to hitting the woman during a dispute concerning her seeing another man while she was going through a divorce, according to police.

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