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5 ways to help children make new friends

posted by: Joel Kight @ 07/11/14

Students learn lessons each day. While many of these lessons pertain to their coursework, kids pick up much more than book smarts... } more

Finding Friends

posted by: Cody Godwin @ 06/27/13

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A catchy homecoming

posted by: Dana DiFurio @ 05/17/13

Recently, I've seen many videos of surprise homecomings on television commercials and the internet, and everytime I watch I always tear up. It doesn't matter if it's parents returning home to their kids or a pet owner reunting with their dog; they are all touching. } more

'Romantic' dining for Valentine's Day

posted by: Matthew Hreha @ 02/12/13

With Valentine's Day quickly approaching, it might be hard to find a reservation at one of the top-notch restaurants around Athens.... } more

'Sugar Babies' attract 'Daddies' at UGA

posted by: Matthew Hreha @ 01/15/13

Hundreds of college students are taking advantage of an online dating service that sets them up with wealthy men in exchange for help... } more

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  • Andrew
    Shearer

    Blog: Can we please fix the Oscars?

    Summary:  Fun facts: The first-ever Oscar ceremony, held in 1929, ran a brisk 15 minutes. By contrast, the longest was in 2002, clocking in at a monstrous 4 hours and change. As usual, there are things I loved about it and things I didn't. Rather than be snarky or complain, I'll offer a few suggestions on how the organizers might bring the show into the 21st century. Fun facts: The first-ever Oscar ceremony, held in 1929, ran a brisk 15 minutes. By contrast, the longest was in 2002, clocking in at a monstrous 4 hours and change. As usual, there are things I loved about it and things I didn't. Rather than be snarky or complain, I'll offer a few suggestions on how the organizers might bring the show into the 21st century. First, a few thoughts on the winners: read more

  • Joe
    Johnson

    Winter storm drama

    Athens-Clarke County police officers responded to Pinewood Estates North on a 911 call concerning a heated domestic dispute. it reportedly was an argument over the lack of heat and food in a family's trailer and a woman was threatening to stab anyone who tried to take away her 7-month-old child. State patrol responded also, from their post nearby on U.S. Highway 29 North. The situation apparently was resolved. An officer reported he was driving the woman and infant to another home in Athens. read more

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