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  1. How they fared: Our Terrific NineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Before the season started, the Banner-Herald named its Terrfic Nine, featuring nine of the best prep football players in the Athens area. Here is a look at how those nine players did during the 2014 season.

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  2. Column: End of an era at Georgia with Tereshinski's resignationRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    There are many times when fathers beget sons who play for their alma mater, but it is rare that you find fathers, sons, and grandsons all playing for the same school. With the retirement of Joe Tereshinski, Jr., this means that for the first time in 40 years, there will not be a Tereshinski affiliated with Georgia football when the Bulldogs kick off the season in 2015.

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  3. Athens woman reports jewelry theftRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A woman told Athens-Clarke County police on Wednesday that jewelry valued at $5,263 had been stolen sometime in June when she relocated to her current residence on Chesterfield Road, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  4. Athens group seeks sign-ups for Toys for TotsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens mentor group Strong, Beautiful and Godly Girls will sponsor registration for the Athens-Clarke County Toys for Tots campaign 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at East Athens Community Center located at 400 McKinley Drive. Children ages 12 and younger are eligible to be registered to receive toys through the Tots for Tots campaign this holiday season.

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  5. Athens library fundraiser to be held SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Public Library will host a fundraising book fair Saturday at Barnes and Noble located at 3650 Atlanta Highway. The library will receive a portion of the sales each time shoppers present vouchers printed off from the library or Friends' website and Facebook page at check out.

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  6. Alleged lewd act gets Athens man banned from Oconee parkRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 37-year-old Athens man was banned from Oconee Veterans Park after a person saw him standing in a wood line near a walking trail doing something the witness thought might be lewd, according to an Oconee County Sheriff's report.

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  7. Powerkompany brings longing (and dance) to Christmas tunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    I'm not one for holiday songs - I was recently asked to name my favorite Christmas tune and my answer was "Holiday in Cambodia" by the Dead Kennedys. But today I'm left a bit chagrined after listening to a pair of Christmas singles from Powerkompany, an Athens duo that delves into futuristic, electronic ballads and anthems.

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  8. Empty Stocking Fund helps woman avoid foreclosureRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    After dedicating 16 years to her career, Vanessa found herself unemployed due to company cutbacks. She soon found herself behind on mortgage payments and risked facing foreclosure on her home.

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  9. Do One Thing: Serve a hot meal to the hungryRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    For 25 years, Our Daily Bread has served more than 60,000 meals annually, seven days a week, 365 days per year to those in need of nutritious food. As an Action Ministries Athens program, Our Daily Bread Community Kitchen aims to serve the hungry, homeless and working poor in the Clarke County area.

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  10. Man and wife charged with Athens burglaries and theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County police this week arrested a husband and wife who they said were responsible for at least two burglaries and two thefts since September. Eric Richardson Glenn, 32, and Tiffany Brianna Glenn, 33, were already wanted for two burglaries and a theft incident when they were arrested after just having stolen some jewelry from Target on Atlanta Highway.

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  11. Salvation Army receives nice surprise while counting red kettle donationsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The staff at the Salvation Army in Athens was counting donations on Thursday when they noticed that a kettle received the previous day from the Kroger's on Alps Road included something that prompted someone to let out a shout of joy. "I heard someone scream in the back and I said, 'What was that about?' I go back and someone said, 'Lieutenant, look.'

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  12. Christmas at The Classic Center to feature Breakfast with SantaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Grand Hall of the Classic Center once again will be transformed into a "winter wonderland" for the downtown Athens convention center's second annual Christmas at The Classic Center. The event is set for Saturday and Sunday and again Dec. 20-21.

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  13. Australian shocker 'The Babadook' scares into Athens Cin this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    In crime films, it's often referred to as "the retirement score": a job pulled off so successfully, you hang up your black gloves forever. In the case of director Jennifer Kent, her first feature-length film was given the kind of praise that anyone who makes horror movies could only dream of, and by someone who definitely knows what they're talking about.

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  14. Trailer stolen from Athens homeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A Lakewood Drive resident reported to Athens-Clarke County police that his 16-foot trailer valued at $2,500 was stolen from a Beaverdam Road location between 9 p.m. Monday and 8:45 a.m. Tuesday. The homemade trailer was described as being black and having a wood floor.

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  15. Athens teen caught with drugsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An officer who was familiar with the teen from previous incidents and knew he didn't have a license saw the teen drive past him and attempted to conduct a traffic stop.

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  16. Athens shopkeeper accuses employee of $900 theftRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The owner of Lay-Z-Shopper on East Clayton Street on Tuesday accused an employee of stealing $900, according to Athens-Clarke County police. The owner told police that before leaving town on Dec. 2 he gave the money to the employee in order to pay vendors, and upon returning Sunday he learned only $95 that came from a cash register had been paid out.

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  17. Athens police respond to boy wielding knifeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County police said that officers on Tuesday afternoon responded to the Hallmark Estates off Spring Valley Road on a report of a child threatening other kids with a knife. A woman told officers that her two young sons and a friend told her that a 9-year-old boy who lives at the trailer park had been making stabbing motions at them with a pocketknife.

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  18. Athens police find crack hidden inside lip balm tubeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Albert Latate Faust, 37, of Hughes Street, was arrested early Wednesday morning following a traffic stop by Athens-Clarke County police, who found he was in possession or crack and pills. Police said the traffic stop was conducted on the Athens Perimeter shortly after midnight by an officer who saw Faust's car not maintaining its lane.

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  19. $3,000 stolen from Athens homeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A burglar smashed a back window of a home at Pinewood Estates North off U.S. Highway 20 North between 5:30-9:20 p.m. Monday and stole $3,000 in cash that was hidden in a jewelry box, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  20. Athens group develops a 'Rivalry!' in crowded app marketRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The phone buzzes and lights up to reveal two simple words that express the sentiments of the entire Bulldog Nation. Go Dawgs! flashes on the screen.

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