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  1. Supreme Court upholds murder conviction of Athens dealer in pain pill slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Georgia Supreme Court this week upheld the murder conviction of an Athens drug dealer who with his wife in 2011 fatally stabbed a customer in their home in a dispute over pain pills. A Clarke County jury in 2013 found James Maurice Hood guilty of malice murder for the 2011 stabbing death of 26-year-old Christopher Coon.

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  2. Athens man charged with forgery in Watkinsville now faces burglary chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    One of two men charged with trying to pass forged checks at a bank in Watkinsville was charged with burglary in Oglethorpe County, where authorities said the checks were stolen. Robert Anthony Serna, 24, of Athens is charged with burglary in the theft of the checks along with other items such as medications, from his grandfather's home near Carlton, Oglethorpe County Sheriff's Lt.

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  3. Record low turnout for Tuesday voting in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County voters turned out in a historically low percentage for Tuesday's primary election, as only 5,396 of the county's 52,698 registered voters cast ballots either at their polling place, by absentee ballot, from overseas, or by showing up at the polls to cast their votes, resulting in a turnout of just 10.2 percent. "It's the lowest I can remember," said Cora Wright, an elections assistant with 21 years of service in the Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections office.

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  4. Eureka California finds steady success while "trying to prove ourselves"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    It is not unusual for bands to create their names unceremoniously - pulling from experiences, themes or places that interest or influence them. It is quite another thing to name your band after a northern California town you've never visited, and after visiting discover local residents are not exactly thrilled to be your namesake.

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  5. UGA student reports being robbed of gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A University of Georgia student reported last week that he was robbed of a handgun in downtown Athens on May 16. On the night of May 16, the robber picked up the student from his East Clayton Street apartment in a car occupied by three other males; he took the gun from the student, pointed it at him and told him to get out of the car.

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  6. Athens man with pot, cash charged with DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Sancez Martae Jones, 27, of Carriage Court, was arrested early Sunday after he was found asleep in a car stopped but still running in a field off Commerce Road. He had a bag of marijuana and a "giant wad of paper money in his front pocket," according to police.

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  7. Athens man accused of beating girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Tony LaFrance Smith, 30, was arrested early Saturday on accusations that he had returned home drunk, accused his girlfriend of cheating on him, and then beat and strangled her, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  8. 2 shoplifting suspects nabbed in downtown Athens traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The traffic stop was made by an officer who recognized Kelvin Andrea Sims as someone who had outstanding warrants against him, but it was subsequently learned his passenger, Brandy Star Lloyd, also had warrants.

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  9. 5 things to do in Athens this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    If you're not going out of town for the Memorial Day weekend, we've got 5 things you can do around town.

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  10. New program aims to reduce rate, trauma of juvenile detention in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The numbers of Georgia juveniles behind bars have dropped sharply since the Georgia legislature approved reforms in the state's juvenile justice systems pushed by Gov. Nathan Deal, a former juvenile court judge. But the numbers can go lower, with benefits both to the state treasury and less harm to the youngsters caught up in the juvenile justice system, trainers with the Annie E. Casey Foundation said in Athens Tuesday.

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  11. Charges dismissed against Uga DL Jonathan LedbetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The case in State Court in Athens was dismissed Monday with an entry of nolle prosequi, which means that the misdemeanor charges of possession of a fake ID and underage consumption of alcohol are being dropped. Athens-Clarke Solicitor General C.R. Chisholm said while the evidence shows that the 18-year old Ledbetter was intoxicated "we would not be able to overcome a motion to suppress in the case.

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  12. Athens woman reports intimidation by attackerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Athens woman reported to authorities that she is being intimidated in connection with the criminal prosecution in Oglethorpe County of a woman who stabbed her eight times last year. At the suggestion of a prosecutor in that county, the woman on Monday filed a report locally, according to Athens-Clarke County police.

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  13. Athens woman's cellphone stolen while she was out diningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 68-year-old Cedar Shoals Drive resident was sitting down for breakfast outside the Georgian hotel on East Washington Street on Sunday morning when a teenager or young adult stole her cellphone off her table, the Athens-Clarke County police reported. The thief was described as a black male who was between 17 and 19 years old who had on black shorts and shoes and a white T-shirt with black writing on it.

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  14. $600 in cash stolen after door is kicked in in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The back door of a home in the 400 block of North Bluff Road was kicked in between 10:45 a.m. an 3:40 p.m. and $600 in cash was stolen, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  15. Athens Jaycees make donation to area 4-H ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Athens Jaycee's recently made a donation of $1,000 to two Athens area 4-H Clubs which helps send kids from Clarke and Oconee counties to summer camp. Shown at the presentation are, from left, Oconee County Assistant 4-H agent Joey Bristol, Jaycee's secretary-treasurer Caleb Edwards, Athens-Clarke County 4-H agent Elizabeth Conway, and Jaycee's Board Chairman Nathan Sonke.

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  16. Space still available on 103-mile canoe trip hosted by Georgia River NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Several Athens area residents plan to participate June 18 to 24 in what is considered the largest week-long canoe and kayak camping adventure in the country. Among those participating are Chuck Moody from Arnoldsville; Colin Ackerson, Darlene and Victoria Bradley, Jill Gambill, and Cheyten Hernandez, all of Athens; Morgan Watson, John Taylor, and Cynthia Cox from Colbert; and Victor and Lisa Johnson and Dorinda Dallmeyer from Danielsville.

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  17. Design proposals for painting downtown Athens fire hydrants now being acceptedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County's Water Conservation Office is accepting submissions of designs for "Fire Up the Hydrants!" - an artistic means of calling attention to the role of the public water system through the painting of fire hydrants. Under the initiative, 16 fire hydrants in the downtown area will be painted to mark the fact that this is the 80th year the county's J.G. Beacham Water Treatment Plant has been supplying drinking water.

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  18. Athens area events for Wednesday, May 18Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ATDC @ Four Athens: 10:30 a.m. Four Athens, 345 W. Hancock Ave., Athens. ATDC comes to Athens for Workings.

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  19. LSD trip leads naked Athens man to fetal position at tennis courtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 27-year-old man found naked at an apartment complex Friday afternoon was taken to the hospital because he was on an LSD trip, Athens-Clarke County police said. Someone living at the complex called 911 about 4:20 p.m., to report the naked man was lying in a fetal position near the tennis courts, according to police.

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  20. Athens native named top 10 in architecture competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Laura Sherman, a student at Kennesaw State University, won the American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment Student Design Competition Top Ten. "Seeing the designs of the other students who won, it's just an honor to be included among them," Sherman said.

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