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  1. Police Seek "Armed and Dangerous" Suspects in Oak Hill Dr. AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    Athens-Clarke County detectives are seeking information on the location of two suspects involved in an aggravated assault that occurred on Oak Hill Drive around 11:40 Saturday, Oct. 5. The suspects reportedly shot at a car willed with 18 to 21-year-old women who were on their way to a nightclub from Oak Hill Apartments when they reportedly heard gunfire. The women reportedly saw two black males wearing hoodies standing on the sidewalk.

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  2. Gas Prices in Athens Mapped: How Low Will It Go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    The price of gas has fallen 18 cents in the past two weeks, according to Associated Press. The average gas price in Georgia is $2.93 a gallon, according to GasBuddy.com.

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  3. BBB Scam Alert -- Fake eBay Listings Steal Users' PasswordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    Con artists are exploiting a vulnerability in eBay's editing feature to redirect online shoppers to lookalike websites that can steal passwords. The Better Business Bureau Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & Northeast Georgia wants to protect you from becoming a victim of this scam.

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  4. Arrest Made in Connection with Woman in Burned Car CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    Athens-Clarke County Police said an arrest has been made in the investigation of the murder of an Atlanta woman whose remains were found in a burned car earlier this week. Police said in a news release Rodricus Deuntay Ward, 25, of Greensboro, was arrested on a separate firearm-related charge after he was interviewed in connection with the Wednesday morning discovery of Darla Gibbons of Atlanta on Winterville Road in Athens.

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  5. Athens Police: Human Remains Found in Burned Car Was Atlanta WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The human remains found in a burned-out car earlier this week in Athens has been identified as an Atlanta woman. Athens-Clarke County Police said the GBI Crime Lab identified the remains as Darla Gibbons, 23, of Atlanta.

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  6. BBB Advises: How to Keep Your Credit Cards Safe During the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Better Business Bureau Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & NE Georgia reminds Athens consumers that the holidays are a prime target for credit card scammers due to the sheer number of consumers using their credit card to make purchases. Scammers are ready and waiting to take advantage of the increased use and are on the lookout to steal credit card information.

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  7. GBI Investigating Death of Man in Police Custody in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    Athens-Clarke County Police said a man suspected of DUI died in custody after being administered a breath test Sunday. Police said in a news release that John E. Marsden, 60, became unresponsive in the process of taking the test and was pronounced dead later at Athens Regional Medical Center.

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  8. Athens' Best Kept Secret - From AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    While most Athenians will be recovering from a sugary Halloween hangover or involved in the big Georgia-Florida game in Jacksonville next weekend, over 70 disc golfers - including U.S. and World Champions - will descend on 73 acres of county-owned property off Nowhere Road for two days of slinging plastic on a grueling temporary course aptly named, "The Crucible." Disc golf - where players use a specific style of Frisbee to reach their next basket with as few throws as possible - is currently the fastest growing sport, and for nearly 10 years, Athens hosted tournaments at The Crucible that featured the top players in the world.

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  9. The Classic Center Art Galleries added as stop on Third Thursday evening art tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    Third ThursdayA - the monthly night for visual art - has added The Classic Center's public art galleries as a new venue, bringing the total number of participating locations to seven. This expanded lineup will go into effect on Oct. 16 from 6- 9 p.m. and will also feature the launch of the Third Thursday shuttle, which is being sponsored by The Classic Center Cultural Foundation.

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  10. Retired UGA Prof to Speak at Athens GOP MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Athens GOP will hold its regular monthly meeting Monday, October 13 at 6 p.m. at the Country Inn and Suites, 236 Old Epps Bridge Rd., Athens. The Greening of Georgia, a short novel, The Overriding Miracle, and is the author of several articles about Herbert Hoover, most notably "The Humanity of Herbert Hoover: A Character of Caring."

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  11. 2 Dozen Local Nonprofits, Other Groups are Raising Money by Volunteering Through Ice SkatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Classic Center in downtown Athens recently issued the call that it was seeking organizations interested in fundraising to volunteer at its new ice skate rental counter. The response was overwhelming - two dozen nonprofits and other groups signed up to volunteer for more than 45 days of public ice skating sessions.

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  12. Sexual Battery Reported, U-Haul Truck Missing, Water Poured in Gas TankRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    CLARKE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE Oct. 1 BURGLARY A vacant Tallassee Road residence was burglarized some time prior to 6 p.m. on September 30. A washer, dryer, window unit air conditioner, and sofa were stolen. The total value was $1,500.

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  13. Suspect Killed, ATF Agent Wounded in Athens ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    One person was killed and a federal agent was taken to the hospital after an undercover investigation ended with gunfire Tuesday afternoon in Athens. The Athens-Clarke County Police Department said special agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and local detectives were conducting an investigation in the 1900 block of Winterville Road around 5 p.m., when the shooting started. 1 comment

  14. Paul Finebaum to Make Appearance in Athens for Book TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    Athens will host national radio personality Paul Finebaum for a stop on the tour to release his new book, My Conference Can Beat Your Conference: Why the SEC Still Rules College Football on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 7:30 pm. The tour stop will take place at the new 2nd & Charles store in Athens located at 2656 Atlanta Highway, Suite 2, where Athens residents recently had the opportunity to participate in a Grand Opening Celebration for the store.

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  15. Home Burglars Steal TVs, Computers, Gaming System and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    BURGLARY Between 7:45 a.m. and 2:25 p.m. on September 24, a Laurel Springs residence was forcibly entered. Items taken from the location include a lockbox containing personal papers; two laptop computers; and an iPod.

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  16. Police Identify Body Found Near Ben Burton ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The deceased person found in the Middle Oconee River near Ben Burton Park on September 23 has been identified as Mickey Lynn Mills, 40, of Athens. Mills was reported missing on September 22. On the afternoon of September 23, the Athens- Clarke County Police Department and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation responded to Ben Burton Park off Mitchell Bridge Road regarding a deceased person.

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  17. Man Threatens People with Stick, Knife in McDonald's Parking LotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Officers responded to McDonald's, 475 US 29 Hwy N, to a complaint of a person in the parking lot cursing at customers. Contact was made with Byron Kyle Mincey and he was detained.

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  18. Looking for Weed, 3 Arrested in Armed Home Invasion, RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Three men who were "looking for 'weed' and money" were arrested and charged with first-degree home invasion and armed robbery Sunday in Athens. Athens Clarke County Police say Caius Schilling Joestring, 19, of Norcross, Ashton Jentre Sutton, 20, of Athens and Jacob Morat Faust, 20, of Cumming are accused of entering a residence on Riverbend Parkway and stealing $1,931 worth of items at gunpoint.

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  19. Public Ice Skating to Begin Sunday at The Classic Center ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Classic Center in downtown Athens will be offering public ice skating sessions in its new Arena beginning this Sunday, Sept. 21 and continuing through December.

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  20. "Reverberations: An Athens Celebrates Elephant 6" Exhibit at Lyndon House Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present the exhibit, "Reverberations: an Athens Celebrates Elephant 6 Exhibit" from August 23 to October 11, 2014 at Lyndon House Arts Center One of a number of area-wide exhibits, Reverberations celebrates the music collective, Elephant 6. Elephant 6 members are responsible for much inspiration and activity in the arts and in music here and nationally. The exhibit will include objects such as posters and album covers and some of the original artworks they are based on, as well as photographs by Jason Thrasher and Chad Stockfleth, stop-action animations by Hannah Jones made for Supercluster, props from Music Tapes performances and paintings by Terry Rowlett featuring Elephant 6-ers.

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