Local Services in Athens, GA

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents:KNIFE STOLEN: On June 14, a resident of Bouldercrest Circle, Watkinsville,

We’ve all heard about summer brain drain.Kids can lose up to an entire month of learning lazing around watching YouTube all summer. While some

The School of Law at the University of Georgia has opened a veterans legal clinic for Georgia residents. The clinic’s purpose is to help veterans

From pollinators and pumpkins to corn and cattle, this month is the time to learn about what’s happening on the University of Georgia’s

Teaching people to grow, cook and eat healthy foods is the key goal of a partnership between the State Botanical Garden of Georgia at the University of

Get tickets to Mothers at 40 Watt Club, Athens, GA on 09/24/18

AthFest annual music and arts festival to keep downtown Athens busy over weekend
Following spring graduation things slow down around town significantly. There are less events going on and less people in the Classic City. That is until this weekend with AthFest, the highly-anticipated annual music and arts festival, here to help give downtown businesses a boost during its summer slump
One person gearing up for…

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Hawks have added a new floor leader to their rebuilding effort by acquiring point guard Trae Young from the Dallas

80's Dance Party with dj Mark Bell!! Come on down and dance the night away to your favorite dance songs from the 80's with a little 90's and 70's thrown in for good measure!!!

2nd arrest made in homicide at Nellie B Homes
Earlier this month, David Rojas Garcia, of Hull, was arrested for the June 4 shooting death of Saheed Snow at Nellie B Homes. Garcia, who was the alleged shooter, was found the following day at a residence in Tallassee Villas on Athens’ west side, according to the Athens-Clarke County police
There was a second suspect at-large up until this week.
As reported in the Athens Banner-Herald , Martin Borja Garcia, of Danielsville, turned himself…

UGA School of Law to open clinic for local vets this month
As reported in the Red & Black , veterans in the Athens area will be able to receive legal assistance from the Veterans Legal Clinic run by the University of Georgia School of Law. The clinic is slated to open later this month
According to a UGA Today press release, veterans seeking benefits and services from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will be helped by law students to settle their…