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  1. Valdosta woman accused of public disturbance in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Amber Ciara Thompson, 27, of Valdosta, was arrested early Sunday after creating a disturbance at Subway on East Clayton Street, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  2. 'Gentle' Valdosta man accused of using 911 to ambush officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Police say a Georgia police officer and his assailant should survive a shootout that began with an ambush only hours after a sniper in Dallas killed five officers and wounded seven more. Stephen Paul Beck, a 22-year-old recovering drug addict, is accused of calling 911 to lure police to his apartment complex in Valdosta and then opening fire.

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  3. Authorities: 911 caller ambushed, shot officer in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A man who called 911 to report a car break-in Friday ambushed a south Georgia police officer dispatched to the scene, sparking a shootout in which both the officer and suspect were wounded, authorities said. Both are expected to survive.

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  4. Man exchanges gunfire with Georgia police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Authorities say a suspect exchanged gunfire with a police officer in south Georgia, but it's unclear if anyone was wounded. A news release from the city of Valdosta says a police officer was called early Friday to investigate a report of property damage.

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  5. Man who barricaded himself in restroom barred from Athens hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Andrew Clayton Hunt, 31, of Valdosta, was arrested Wednesday at St. Mary's Hospital after he barricaded himself inside a restroom for 20 minutes, authorities say. He was removed from the restroom without incident, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report, which indicated it was the third time police had to respond to the hospital because of Hunt's behavior.

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  6. Loran Smith: Remembering Athens football legend Billy SlaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Athens Banner-Herald

    With high school football practice coming up, the anticipation which comes with the start of the new season, will make some football partisans dizzy with excitement. High school football is as important in some communities as it is in college towns and the NFL.

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  7. Loran Smith: A look back on UGA quarterbacks from ValdostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The tentacles of the University of Georgia extend into the furthermost corners of the state - from Rabun Gap to Tybee Light, from Atapulgus to Eastonelle, from Brasstown Bald to the Okefenokee. This is a Red and Black state.

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  8. Loran Smith: Don't dare put condiments on Louis' Lunch hamburgerRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    For anyone affiliated with the University of Georgia, there is the awareness of the institution's close ties with Yale, historically. UGA's founding fathers were Yale men, and both schools have the same mascot - the bulldog, although Georgia did not adopt the bulldog because Yale had done so.

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  9. Georgia Botanical Society's Wildflower Pilgrimage is annual search for unique plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    It was a curious sight beside a little-traveled road near Alapaha last week in deep South Georgia: a dozen people picking their way along the road shoulder, peering down intently. Some were young, some in their 70s, wearing sun hats or baseball caps, sneakers or wading boots; many had cameras and most wore what looked like pendants around their necks.

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  10. Loran Smith: Stop in Valdosta is pleasant trip back in timeRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Known as the Azalea City, the South Georgia town of Valdosta is also recognized for its championship high school football teams and superlative quarterbacks, most of them matriculating at the University of Georgia. All too many travelers sprint past Valdosta on Interstate 75 without stopping and searching out the city's history and landmarks.

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  11. New England selects Uga WR Malcolm Mitchell in NFL draft fourth roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Malcolm Mitchell didn't put up eye-popping statistics during a college career sidetracked by injuries, most notably a torn ACL, but the wide receiver showed enough as a senior for Georgia when he stayed healthy to think his best may still to be come. The New England Patriots certainly hope that's the case.

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  12. UGA adds another nonconference football game to 2018 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Murray State, an FCS program in Kentucky, will come to Sanford Stadium on Sept. 15, 2018, according to a contract signed by both schools in March and obtained in an open records request.

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  13. Expert on Wild West legend Doc Holliday to speak Friday in JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    When Victoria Wilcox spearheaded a drive to save the home of Dr. John Stiles Holliday in Fayetteville, little did she know this would put her on the winding trail of none other than Doc Holliday, one of the Wild West's most flamboyant legends. The circa 1855 house she was so driven to save from demolition was built by the uncle of the famed gunslinger, who was born in Griffin and lived in Valdosta and Atlanta before he roamed the West.

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  14. Harris English battles windy conditions during Masters first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The former University of Georgia golfer carded a first-round 2-over 74, placing him in position to make the cut with a solid second round Friday. "I definitely was kind of more calm this year, kind of knew what to expect and ended up helping me," he said.

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  15. Just another part of the 'climb': Kirby Smart's first UGA practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    "I told every guy yesterday don't come out here thinking that you're trying to win the SEC East or win the SEC tomorrow," Smart said. "That's not the goal.

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  16. Loran Smith: UGA legend Josh Fields has come of age with Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    When Josh Fields takes the mound, his shoulder-length mane bounces jauntily with abandon as he unleashes an overpowering fastball that sometimes appears faster than the speed of sound. Field's top-speed fastball causes one to harken back to another day.

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  17. Parents drop civil lawsuit in gym mat death of Valdosta teenRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have dropped a wrongful death lawsuit accusing two brothers of killing their son. Classmates found 17-year-old Kendrick Johnson's body at Lowndes High School in January 2013 and sheriff's investigators concluded he died in a freak accident.

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  18. Mark Richt offers scholarship to area eighth-grade quarterback - his nephewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    That may seems too early for the now Miami coach to have a recruit on his radar, but this player has long been known to Richt. "Here's the deal: He's young and obviously has potential and he's been at all kind of different camps," Brad Johnson said.

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  19. Mark Richt offers scholarship to area eighth grade quarterback-his nephewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    That may seems too early for the now Miami coach to have a recruit on his radar, but this player has long been known to Richt. "Here's the deal: He's young and obviously has potential and he's been at all kind of different camps," Brad Johnson said.

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  20. Georgia Power: 18,000 customers without power after stormsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia Power's online outage maps show that more than 18,000 customers are without power as storms continue to move across the state. Of around 18,600 people without power shortly before dawn on Wednesday, more than 6,000 are in metro Atlanta and another 9,000 were in east Georgia.

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