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  1. 9-year-old Athens girl calls police on mother for allegedly beating up fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 9-year-old Athens girl called the police on her mother early Monday morning to report the woman was beating up her father. The U.S. Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement placed a hold on her with officials at the Clarke County Jail.

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  2. Man assaults Athens woman, steals her carRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    A man assaulted his child's mother Sunday afternoon at an Athens apartment complex then stole her car, Athens-Clarke County police said. Cicognac Octavius Rivers, 24, of Madison, had been staying at the victim's home at Dogwood Park on Old Hull Road.

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  3. Three charged in home invasion armed robbery in south AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens-Clarke County police arrested on Sunday three men who they said were involved in a home invasion robbery earlier in the day. The robbery happened at about 12:45 p.m. at a home on Riverbend Parkway in southern Athens, police said.

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  4. Cheeseburger Bobby's might open Athens locationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Cheeseburger Bobby's President Bob Stoll recently announced he will sign a real estate letter of intent to open a franchised restaurant in Athens. A press release noted the plans for the Athens franchise, but didn't mention a specific location.

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  5. Athens Chamber event to feature Santa, ice skating and moreRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    And should he arrive on his typical mode of transport - a reindeer-pulled sled - the location of Santa's visit even offers him a place to park: The Classic Center ice rink. Santa's and Mrs. Claus' visit coincides with the Santa in September fundraiser for the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce to be held 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday in The Classic Center Atrium.

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  6. Tickets still available for United Way's Power of the Purse lunch and silent auctionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The United Way of Northeast Georgia's Women's Leadership Circle will host its annual Power of the Purse Luncheon and Silent Auction 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Athens Country Club. During the event, guests will have a chance to bid on purses, jewelry and other accessories during the auction, enjoy lunch made by chefs at the Athens Country Club and learn more about the Women's Leadership Circle and its work with Wee Reed.

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  7. Two rapes reported in AthensRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Reports stated that one occurred between 1:30 and 2:30 a.m. in the northern part of the county, while the other happened between 1 and 5:30 a.m. on the east side of town.

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  8. Arts & Entertainment CalendarRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Laura Cantrell: 9 p.m., Caledonia Lounge, 256 W. Clayton St. $10 ; $12 . The show celebrates Cantrell's new album, No Way There From Here, which is out now to critical acclaim on Thrift Shop Recordings.

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  9. Events calendar for the weekRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens on Ice: Public Ice Skating: The Classic Center, 300 N. Thomas St. $12 each, admission and skate rental. The Classic Center in downtown Athens will be offering public ice skating sessions in its new Arena through December.

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  10. Education events this weekRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Test of the campus emergency notification system; contact information can be updated at www.ugaalert.uga.edu prior to the test. a Volunteer Fair, noon-5 p.m., UGA Tate Center Grand Hall.

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  11. Athens to play host to 100 visitors from Chapel Hill, N.C.Read the original story

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Community and business leaders from the greater Chapel Hill, N.C. area, including the University of North Carolina, will spend three days in Athens this week learning about key issues and meeting with local government, education and business leaders. The inter-city visit was organized by the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce in order to learn from the unique experiences found in Athens and to better understand the assets and opportunities of their own community.

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  12. Ice Dogs ready for a full season at home starting todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An answer to a long-asked question is on the back of the Georgia Ice Dogs' best-selling T-shirt. Chances are, even the most ardent supporter of Bulldog athletics - NCAA-sanctioned and not - wouldn't have known the club hockey team existed since it never played home games in Athens.

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  13. Volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Volunteers can take surplus produce home with them. For more, visit www.servicelearning.uga.edu .

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  14. Harassing caller challenges Herschel Walker to push-up contestRead the original story

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    A manager at Herschel's Famous 34 called police to report a harassing phone call Friday after a man with a heavy accent called the restaurant and said he wanted to have a push-up contest with Herschel Walker. According to an Athens-Clarke County police report, the caller called the restaurant located on Clayton Street in downtown Athens about 3 p.m. Friday.

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  15. Athens man hit, robbed of $40Read the original story

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    An officer met a 27-year-old College Station Road resident at his apartment Friday after the man called police to report that he had been a victim of a robbery. According to an Athens-Clarke County police report, the man told police that around 6 p.m. Friday he was walking from his residence to a nearby Golden Pantry.

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  16. New OnlineAthens.com and ABH audience VP looks forward to Athens returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    To Maggie Louie, accepting the position of OnlineAthens.com's and Athens Banner-Herald's new vice president of audience feels a bit like coming home. A former musician, Louie called Athens home for about three years in the early 1990s.

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  17. Athens area hospitals generate millions of dollars for the local economyRead the original story

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens area hospitals generated more than $1 billion for the local economy in 2012, according to a report recently released by the Georgia Hospital Association. According to GHA, Athens Regional Medical Center generated more than $791 million in revenue for the local and state economy in 2012.

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  18. Dove named to NADO board of directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    James Dove, executive director of the Northeast Georgia Regional Commission in Athens, was elected last month to the National Association of Development Organizations 2014-2015 Board of Directors during NADO's Annual Business Meeting. NADO was founded in 1967 to provide training, information and representation for regional development organizations throughout the United States.

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  19. Building permits recently issued in AthensRead the original story

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    We love our readers at OnlineAthens.com, so we're giving you a soapbox. In return for giving you a place to speak your opinion, we simply ask you adhere to a few guidelines.

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  20. Jackson EMC awards $107K in grantsRead the original story

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Jackson EMC Foundation Board of Directors awarded a total of $107,500 in grants during their August meeting, including $19,000 to organizations serving area residents. a $15,000 was granted to the Salvation Army of Athens for emergency shelter operations and to provide food and shelter to residents and those in the community who are hungry and who seek a meal at the nightly free dinner.

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