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Athens: Police standoff ends in teen’s arrest
On Friday, March, 2 outside an Athens apartment building was the scene of a 2-hour standoff between police and a 16-year old teen, according to Online Athens
after a gunshot was heard at the complex.
The situation arose when an Athens-Clarke County police officer heard a gunshot around Coleridge Court off Lexington Road and soon after witnessed three teens run away from the office, one of them being the 16-year old, said police spokesman Epifanio…

Students of Clarke Middle School organize protest
According to the Athens Banner Herald , on March 2, students from Clarke Middle School organized a one hour peaceful protest
in a statement released by the school district, there were two causes that were being protested on Friday. A number of students showed their support for the Black Lives matter movement. Others stood united to honor last month’s…

Winterville: Georgia city seeking to enact tobacco ordinance
A new proposed ban is being passed around in Winterville. The ban, if passed, over time would phase out the sale of tobacco products in the city
The proposed initiative referred to as “City of Winterville Tobacco Free Generation Ordinance,” is scheduled to be heard at a public hearing this coming Tuesday, March, 6 at 5:30 p.m

Atlanta law enforcement make new arrests in wine bar homicide
New arrests made in the November murder of Barcelona Wine Bar manager, Chelsea Beller, per the Atlanta Patch
This past Wednesday, February 28, Atlanta police officers arrested 19-year-old Ira Troy Williams around 2 p.m. at his home located on Rockbridge Road in Stone Mountain. Williams is currently being held at the Fulton County Jail
The second…

Interim president named for Athens Chamber of Commerce
According to an article in the Athens Banner Herald , the Athens Chamber of Commerce has named an interim president to hold down the fort while they continue an extensive search for their new president
This past Tuesday, Feb. 27, the chamber appointed Lenn Chandler as the new interim president and CEO. He stepped in for current president…

One man shot at Athens concert: Gunman still on the loose
Athens-Clarke County police are trying to identify the person who gunned down an Athens man during an early Sunday morning music concert at the Athens Arena off Commerce Boulevard
The shooting, which happened shortly after 1 a.m., left the 27-year-old victim with a gunshot wound in the stomach, according to police spokesman Epifanio Rodriguez

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