Athens Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. ADDA director to propose arts incubation space in downtown AthensRead the original story

    Wednesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Some commercial space along the Foundry Street frontage of The Classic Center could become incubation space for local creative enterprises, under a plan the Athens Downtown Development Authority board will hear in August. Pamela Thompson, executive director of the ADDA, will ask the board in August to consider allocating some of the agency's programming money to what she is calling a "creative business incubator" in the Classic Center space.

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  2. Kelsey named sole finalist in city manager search -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Milledgeville in 1994 and in 1996 earned a master's in local government management from the University of Georgia in Athens. "Tom was a guiding force throughout my career," Kelsy said. "He provided me opportunity after opportunity to grow and learn ...

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  3. Backpage.com rapist receives life sentence for attacks on three women in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    The so-called Backpage.com rapist who terrorized three Athens-area women over a two-year-period recently received a lifetime sentence. Garry Shane Chatham, 38, formerly of Danielsville, was dubbed the Backpage.com rapist because he searched for victims by using the classified advertisement website.

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  4. Cowtown Debut New Video & Announce New Album 'Paranormal Romance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Cowtown are to release their 4th studio LP Paranormal Romance this August 19th with Athens, Georgia label HHBTM Records in the USA on ghostly white vinyl. The Sheffield DIY label Audacious Art Experiment and new Folkestone label and record store Hot Salvation will release in the UK on limited pink vinyl.

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  5. State officials defend Louisiana trooper caught body-slamming tourist in viral videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Raw Story

    ... change his code of ethics." David Ferguson is an editor at Raw Story. He was previously writer and radio producer in Athens, Georgia, hosting two shows for Georgia Public Broadcasting and blogging at Firedoglake.com and elsewhere. He is currently ...

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  6. New Madrid Pushes The Boundaries of Psychedelic MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Phoenix New Times

    There's an urgency to New Madrid. It's evident by the opening thrust of "Not In Me," the lead track on the Athens, Georgia, band's latest effort, magnetkingmagnetqueen .

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  7. BestColleges.com Names Top Colleges in Georgia for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... by the University of Georgia. With an enrollment of more than 35,000 students and more than 140 degree programs, the Athens institution is a popular academic destination for students across the Southeast. The second slot goes to Emory University, a ...

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  8. Two grants to help city enhance its greenwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NWAonline

    ... said David Wright, parks and recreation director, after the meeting. The trees will be bought from Select Trees of Athens, Ga. The Council waived the bidding requirements as Georgia farm was the only tree farm officials were able to locate that had ...

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  9. Tituss Burgess Airs His LaundryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WNYC-AM New York

    ... That's the little chorus of it. Tituss's mom decided they needed to live on their own. They moved to an apartment in Athens, Georgia, the college town 17 miles and a world away. It was just the two of them until Tituss was in the sixth grade, when ...

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  10. Rivalry gave way to friendship between Summitt and LandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | SavannahNow

    Head coaches Pat Summitt and Andy Landers shake hands after the game between Georgia and Tennessee at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, Ga., on Sunday January 29, 2012. Andy Landers and Pat Summitt played for the national title once.

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  11. Athens woman accused of threatening father of her child with knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Akeiba Shantaye Willingham, 23, of Broadacres Court was arrested early Saturday after she allegedly threatened the father of her child with a knife, Athens-Clarke County police said. Police initially responded on Willingham's complaint that the victim assaulted her during an argument over another man, but an investigation determined she was the aggressor.

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  12. Athens teens accused of robbery attempt on another teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Two 15-year-old boys were arrested Monday night after they allegedly attempted to rob another teen in the area of Lake Drive and Chalfont Lane, Athens-Clarke County police said. The 16-year-old victim told police the suspects approached him to ask if he wanted to buy marijuana, police said, and when he said he was not interested they reportedly tried to get him to help them rob someone in return for a share of the proceeds - and offer he also declined.

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  13. Athens police: Woman reports ex-husband threatened to kill her boyfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 34-year-old woman reported Sunday she was on the phone with her ex-husband when he threatened to murder the woman's current boyfriend, Athens-Clarke County police said. The ex reportedly told the woman he planned to use a baseball bat to kill her new beau, a 39-year-old resident of Oglethorpe County, according to police.

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  14. Alabama man wanted on robbery charge caught in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Javon Lajarius Hill, 18, of Dothan, Ala. was arrested early Saturday after police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle he was in and learned Hill was wanted on robbery charge by the Dothan Police Department, according to an Athens-Clarke County police.

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  15. East Athens shooting suspect capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A man involved in separate shootings this month in east Athens was arrested Tuesday in connection with one of those shootings. Athens-Clarke County police said they arrested 25-year-old Shamorise Donta Meadows when conducting a traffic stop on the Athens Perimeter.

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  16. Green Party's Stein to speak in Athens as efforts to get her on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Jill Stein, the Green Party's nominee for president of the United States, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Room 101 of the Miller Learning Center at the University of Georgia, according to the party's local chapter. Stein's appearance in Athens also includes an effort to collect signatures to get her on the ballot in Georgia, said Bruce Dixon, co-chairman of the Georgia Green Party.

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  17. Downtown teen portraits create sense of community in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Teen portraits pasted onto the outside wall of Cine downtown put Athens on the map of a worldwide public art project. Brittany Ranew, an education program specialist for the museum who helped organize the project, said the workshop was meant to teach young people about photography, and self the portraits were a result of the workshop.

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  18. Corn boil draws hundreds to UGA farm in Oconee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Corn Club. The Corn Club last year harvested about 7,500 ears of corn, and sold a lot of it in Bell's Food Stores in Athens and Watkinsville. This year, club members totted up their expenses and negotiated a slightly higher price for their corn, ...

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  19. Sports magazine ranks Athens as top collegiate football townRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens has been named the top college football town in the country in an Athlon Sports & Life magazine ranking based on the opinions of 10 sports journalists. Despite its confusing reference to "towering Georgia pines surrounding the 40 Watt Club" , the magazine goes on to say: "Rich in musical history, Athens' natural charm has long lured college football fans to Northeast Georgia.

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  20. Kenny Rogers' Beaver Dam Farms up for auctionAmericaa s favorite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... on across the golf course. Proof that he had finally achieved his dream. Beaver Dam Farms located just outside of Athens, Georgia and 90 minutes from Atlanta, was conceived, designed and built by Rogers as his dream home. Spread out within its 973 ...

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