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  1. Athens tattoo studio's Orlando benefit raises more than $10,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A downtown Athens tattoo parlor was quiet on Wednesday afternoon, a stark contrast from the buzzing energy and charitable spirit which reigned the day before. "I think everyone is taking the day off," said owner Christi Gregg, who did not arrive home until 6:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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  2. Athens career academy enrollment could more than doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Enrollment at the Athens Community Career Academy has picked up sharply and could approach 300 students next fall, more than doubling the program's 2015-16 enrollment, according to new career academy director Lawrence Harris. Already, 219 students have signed up to take courses next fall, 76 more are scheduled to take admissions tests that would let them take college-level courses, and more will likely follow those, Harris told the Clarke County Board of Education during an all-day workshop Monday.

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  3. Georgia lags nation, Clarke County lags state in child well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Kewonis Pope, 8, right, opens a sandwich while his mother, Katrina Wade helps Kumaris Pope, 4, open his sandwich during the Summer Lunch Program at Bethel Midtown Village Apartments sponsored by the Athens Housing Authority in Athens, Ga., Thursday, June 23, 2016. Wade says she has been unemployed the last six years because she has been unable to find a job that would allow her to work full time and afford child care.

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  4. Athens man missing since early May found dead Monday in Durango, Colo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 43-year-old man who was reported missing in May to Athens-Clarke police was found hanging from a bridge Monday in Durango, Colo., according to a story in the Durango Herald newspaper. The body of Christopher Sean Anderson was found about 8:30 a.m. at the bridge over Junction Creek, according to the report.

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  5. Camp: Internal focus helps in recognizing soulRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A small child was peering at us from behind her parents' legs as we talked enthusiastically about the monkeys in the zoo we were visiting. I noticed the child and felt an impulse to speak to her, so I knelt so we were eye-to-eye and said, "Hi, there."

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  6. Athens-Clarke's 'Project Shell,' aimed at helping Terrapin Beer, now off the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Project Shell, an economic development initiative of the Athens-Clarke County government aimed at assisting Terrapin Beer Company in acquiring land to accommodate an expansion of its Newton Bridge Road brewery, is now an inactive proposal, according to Ryan Moore, director of the county's Economic Development Department. The first indications Project Shell was in operation came last year in connection with a notation in the county budget for the current fiscal year that identified a proposed $350,000 outlay only as "annual support for Economic Development projects."

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  7. Family and Friends to open AthFest with indie rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Family and Friends is the embodiment of the typical college band story and therefore the perfect headliner to kick off AthFest on Friday. The seven members of the band have taken the past couple of years to pursue music full time in Athens after graduating, and have found an indie-folk sound that borders on rock 'n' roll at times.

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  8. Athens tattoo studio's Orlando benefit raises more than $10,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A downtown Athens tattoo parlor was quiet on Wednesday afternoon, a stark contrast from the buzzing energy and charitable spirit which reigned the day before. "I think everyone is taking the day off," said owner Christi Gregg, who did not arrive home until 6:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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  9. Calls Creek line in works more than a year, but Oconee homeowners still hope to stop itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Oconee County planners penciled in a route for a controversial wastewater pipeline on Calls Creek long before they told the public of their plans, according to Oconee County blogger Lee Becker. But Calls Creek homeowners who've organized to oppose the proposed pipeline still believe Oconee County Commissioners may wind up listening to the group's arguments against the wastewater pipeline, according to Jim McGarvey, leader of a group called Friends of Calls Creek, organized to resist the pipeline plans.

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  10. UGA's Box And Butler Nominated For NCAA Woman Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia Gym Dog Mary Beth Box and Lady Bulldogs basketball player Marjorie Butler are nominees for the 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year Award, the NCAA announced this week. The NCAA Woman of the Year Award honors graduating female college athletes who have exhausted their eligibility and distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate careers in academics, athletics, service and leadership.

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  11. 5 things to do in Athens this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    OnlineAthens.com aims to foster constructive, respectful civic conversation. With your help, we will provide a friendly, safe, easy to use place on the Web for everyone in the area to share not only opinions but also information of community interest.

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  12. Interview: "A Peculiar Noise" director Jorge Torres-TorresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Despite the numerous phases and evolutions that have happened in the Athens music scene over the past few decades, Tony Gayton's 1987 film "Athens, GA: Inside/Out" remained the official documentary on the subject, preserving a moment of time in a constantly-changing arts culture. With several movies and videos to his credit, filmmaker Jorge Torres-Torres was so affected by his time as an Athens resident in the early 2000s that he decided to return to the Classic City and apply his unique style and sensibility to create a more current portrait of the sounds and faces of those who live, work, and make the music that keeps our town on the map of artistic credibility and relevance.

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  13. Gunfire erupts in East Athens as motorist shoots at driver of second carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A motive remains unknown for a shooting on Arch Street in east Athens late Tuesday where a gunman in one car fired numerous rounds at another car that became disabled from the bullets, according to Athens-Clarke police. The 25-year-old man police believe was driving the white Honda Accord razed by bullets denied being the driver and provided a false name when first questioned, according to reports.

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  14. Two Athens businesses damaged by vandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Someone used stones to break three windows in Positive Outcomes, while a concrete column on the nearby Enchanting Beauty Bar was moved from the building and shattered in the parking lot.

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  15. Mailboxes bashed in Athens neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke police were called to an Athens neighborhood Sunday morning after at least seven residents found someone knocked over their mailboxes. The damage was reported along Fortson Drive and Springdale Street in a neighborhood off Baxter Street.

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  16. Bogart man charged with possessing marijuana and drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke police arrested a Bogart man Sunday night after stopping to find out why he was lingering around an apartment complex in downtown Athens that is primarily student housing. Leonard Douglas Scogin, 45, of Lone Star Road was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drugs with intent to distribute and possession of dangerous drugs.

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  17. Athens man believes a woman smashed windshieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke police met with a 26-year-old Athens man Monday afternoon at the Department of Labor office on Evelyn C. Neely Drive after he found the windshield smashed on his Mazda car in the parking lot. The man told police he believes the damage was done by a woman with whom he had a previous relationship.

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  18. Athens burglary suspect escapes during high-speed chase into Oglethorpe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke police are trying to identify a possible burglary suspect who eluded an officer during a high-speed chase late Sunday that ended when the suspect fled into Oglethorpe County. The chase began soon after an officer was dispatched to a residence on West Paces Drive where a witness reported he was observing a man wearing a ski mask removing items from a duplex and placing them in a gold-colored Honda Accord with dark tinted windows.

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  19. AthFest crowds keep downtown businesses alive in otherwise dead summer monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The music festival brings people downtown at a time of year when its streets are usually so empty pedestrians can jaywalk at nearly any intersection. "There's nothing like having 20,000 to 30,000 people right outside your front door just seeing your building.

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  20. Mayor fast-tracking recommendations for addressing alleged discrimination in downtown Athens barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County Attorney Bill Berryman is putting the finishing touches on a set of recommendations for dealing with alleged discriminatory practices in downtown Athens bars, Mayor Nancy Denson announced Tuesday, as she immediately assigned the recommendations to the county commission's Government Operations Committee for review. The mayor's quick action came at a Tuesday commission meeting that was called for the purpose of discussing an allocation of $9,000 in hotel-motel tax funds for an Independence Day celebration in downtown Athens.

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