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  1. The Magill Tree - UGA tennis programs take pride in having former players coachRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Sixteen. That's the total number of championship titles spread across the tennis coaching staff at the University of Georgia.

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  2. Avid readers support 4-year-old bookstoreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    After the back-to-school rush, Janet Geddis, owner of the shop, said she has seen sales increase every year since it opened in 2011. The small space Avid Bookstore occupies in the brick buildings on Prince Avenue is also home to Model Citizen Salon and Daily Groceries Co-op.

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  3. Athens brewers say visitors not necessarily taking advantage of law changeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    When Georgia lawmakers passed legislation this year that allowed beer makers to sell their concoctions as go-to souvenirs, Athens brewers rejoiced. Since July 1, breweries, including Terrapin and Creature Comforts, have been allowed to sell up to a six-pack of beer to visitors to with them after going on a tour.

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  4. Regions awards Chairman's Club Honor to Athens bankersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Brian Brooks, Business Banker, Todd Cowart, Regions Mortgage, Chad Howard, Branch Manager of the Prince Avenue branch and Todd Stichtenoth, Branch Manager of the Atlanta Highway branch have all been recognized as leaders among their peers at Regions. The "Chairman's Club" award is the company's top annual performance recognition, and honorees represent the top 10 percent of associates from across sixteen states.

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  5. Reddy Pediatrics practice opens in Athens with new pediatricianRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Dr. Ram K. Reddy, CEO and Medical Director of Reddy & Associates is pleased to announce the opening of Reddy Pediatrics at 1061 Dowdy Road, Athens. Nicole Broerman, MD, FAAP, a board certified pediatrician who practiced for the past 13 years in Beaufort, S.C., returns to her home state to care for children in North Georgia.

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  6. Priority Ambulance acquires Central EMSRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Priority Ambulance announced it acquired Atlanta-based Central Emergency Medical Services, Inc. and Central Air Ambulance, one of the largest privately owned EMS companies in the South. Based in Atlanta, Central EMS provides advanced life support, basic life support, critical care and non-emergency transport options from 13 stations throughout the state.

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  7. Hundreds turn out for 'Zooniversity' at Bear Hollow ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    In less than a week, the Bulldogs will once again take control of Athens on Saturdays. But for at least one day, bears, birds, reptiles and amphibians were the stars of the local show.

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  8. TV, jewelry stolen from Athens homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Someone kicked in the front door of a home in the 300 block of Burkland Drive between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Thursday and stole a TV and jewelry altogether valued at more than $3,000, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  9. Spurned romantically, man sets himself on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 20-year-old Athens man was hospitalized Thursday afternoon with burns he suffered when setting himself on fire for having been romantically spurned, Athens-Clarke County police said. The night before, he had been in bed with a woman, who fell asleep as they were smoking marijuana, police said.

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  10. Scooter stolen from Athens apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    An orange 2013 Taotao motor scooter valued at $1,000 reportedly was stolen from a home at Clarke Gardens apartments between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  11. $16K in jewelry, liquor stolen from Athens apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    A resident of The Pointe apartments on Gaines School Road reported jewelry, shoes and bottles of liquor altogether valued at more than $16,000 were stolen when his home was burglarized between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Thursday, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  12. Athens man pleads guilty to shooting stepfather in eye, receives 20-year sentenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Athens man recently pleaded guilty to charges he shot his stepfather in the eye with a flare gun and was handed a 20-year sentence. The stepfather lost sight in the eye that was shot by 32-year-old Derek Joseph Wardlaw in February 2013.

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  13. Public art planning different for every city, consultant tells Athens audienceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    "Don't ask me what I think about Athens yet," said Philadelphia-based urban designer and public art consultant Todd Bressi as his presentation to a crowd of several dozen people gathered in the Athens-Clarke County Library auditorium wound down Thursday. Bressi, retained by the county under a $70,000 contract to guide the development of the community's public art master plan, made his inaugural public presentation Thursday, focusing on his work with Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program, a wide-ranging public art initiative for which he is serving as interim artistic coordinator.

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  14. Construction begins to repair Athens century-old county courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Fences were installed around the Athens-Clarke County Courthouse on Friday, marking the beginning of a $661,800 project to replace the decorative cornices that line the roof of the building. The century-old cornices will come down during the next few months, but the courthouse on East Washington Street will stay open, said David Fluck, director of the county's Central Services Department.

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  15. Events around Athens on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens Farmers Market: 8 a.m.-noon, every Saturday, Bishop Park, 705 Sunset Dr. The Farmers Market features food, music and a 1-mile Wellness Walk. Free.

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  16. Athens woman wins trip to Hollywood in 'Writers of the Future' contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Jones's short story "Dinosaur Dreams in Infinite Measure" was one of the winners in the annual Writers of the Future contest, a contest now in its 32nd year and featuring stories in the science fiction and fantasy genre. She learned about the contest through a friend.

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  17. Athens Academy, Jackson County, Apalachee welcome new coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Athens Banner-Herald

    It was the first win of the 2015 season for the Spartans and Alexander's first as a head coach. "It's awesome," Alexander said.

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  18. State ACT scores up, Oconee schools among state's highestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia students posted the top average score on the ACT college readiness test among Southeastern states this year, the Georgia Department of Education announced this week. Students who took the test in Oconee County's two high schools scored an average of 23.6 points on the test, tying Decatur City schools for the second-best average in the state.

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  19. Kim Denmark's cross-country walk to help the homeless comes through AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Fifteen years - so far. Sixteen states, with 34 more to go. Twenty-eight pairs of tennis shoes, each one covering part of a journey that had, as of Thursday, covered 5,160 miles.

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  20. Athens homeless man receives 20-year sentence for fatal beating of fellow Tent City residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Athens Banner-Herald

    A homeless Athens man recently received a 20-year sentence for the fatal beating of another resident of the Tent City encampment in 2013. Wilkes Sanders Wolfe, will have to serve 15 of those years in prison and the balance on probation, according to Clarke County Superior Court records.

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