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Suspects identified in weekend Athens shooting that riddled car with bullets

@The Oracle of the Athens Banner Herald: Exactly! And how amazing that they weren't injured even though they were "riddled with bullets."

Also if Lawson doesn't have a criminal record, why does he already have a mug shot?

posted @ Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 08:33

From house of ill repute to house of God

Oh, my word.....a waterbed!!! How scandalous!

posted @ Monday, October 27, 2014 - 20:17

World War II airplanes coming to Athens

Well-written article, Ivey Tanner. Thank you.

posted @ Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 16:12

Athens officials to consider wildflowers to combat Atlanta Highway woes

It'll take a lot more than wildflowers, but yes, that's a good start. As are the access roads.

posted @ Friday, October 24, 2014 - 14:29

Blackmon: Time to rise up against student testing regimen

Bless you, Myra. But I still feel helpless -- I felt helpless when I was in the classroom, and now I feel helpless as a grandparent.

posted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:32

Cedar Shoals students to repair Cali-N-Titos bus for use on field trips for Athens kids

So sorry

posted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:05

Cedar Shoals students to repair Cali-N-Titos bus for use on field trips for Athens kids

Good grief -- thought it was frozen.

posted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:05

Cedar Shoals students to repair Cali-N-Titos bus for use on field trips for Athens kids

Seems to me the bus is 29 years old......

Either way though, it's a great idea for all involved.

posted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:05

UGA student clad only in jockstrap treated for injuries suffered at west Athens apartment complex

@Tripollo: You said it first so I won't repeat it, but it's exactly what I was going to post!

posted @ Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 20:51

Athens police charge teen with lying about downtown assault and robbery

I hope there are videos....

posted @ Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 14:14

Truck stolen from motel parking lot

Don't they have valet parking there?

posted @ Monday, October 13, 2014 - 06:20

Blackmon: School testing regimen is a crippling lunacy

Thank you, Myra, for once again telling it like it is.

posted @ Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 07:58

Athens police offer tips to avoid area phone scams

One of the best tips would be: DON'T ANSWER your phone! Many scammers will not leave voice mail or messages so you don't even have to decide whether or not to respond. If you do answer and it's a scammer, HANG UP! It's not rude to hang up on a dishonest person!

posted @ Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 08:30

Athens police determine woman not shoplifting when newborn dropped on head

@snarkydude: Snarky, you make some really good points here! But I'm not going to plus you today (I do sometimes) because you had to get in some left-bashing.

"Climate change" IS a more correct term than "global warming". And diversity is not another word for affirmative action.

However it is HIGH TIME we got more judgmental -- you got that right, for sure!

posted @ Friday, October 3, 2014 - 16:22

VIDEO: Athens man singing country song goes viral; country music star takes notice

I don't even like country music, but I love this performance!

Go for it, Mr. Howard! And thanks, Ms. Howard!

posted @ Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 21:14

Two dogs killed in westside Athens arson fire

@Jerry NeSmith: I was wondering about 'westside', too. When it was first reported, it was reported as 'eastside' so I checked today, and sure enough, Laurel Pointe is still on Gaines School Road -- EASTside.

posted @ Friday, September 19, 2014 - 07:22

Police: Cardinals RB Dwyer head-butted wife

He head-butted her!!! Every woman in America should refuse his sexual advances if he thinks he can act like that!

posted @ Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 22:19

DA: Grand jury to probe raid that injured baby

It's about dam time! I continue to grieve for that poor family.

posted @ Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 14:05

Alleged gang members barred from Athens apartments

"...was released on bond with the condition he not associate with any gang members,..."

That is just ludicrous!

posted @ Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 07:29

Athens Community Council on Aging program helps grandparents raising grandchildren

I am in awe of these grandparents raising grandchildren! I just babysit mine and cannot imagine 24/7 care of them. Many thanks to the Council on Aging for helping them.

posted @ Friday, September 5, 2014 - 07:05

South Carolina man jumped by UGA fans

@Oistrakh: Just like I said in response to a comment on another article: UGA fans + thugs = one and the same. Certainly not all, but many....

posted @ Monday, September 1, 2014 - 13:46

Man’s ceramic bulldog breaks, robbed at knife-point in Athens

@crissy9323: Actually they are often one and the same!

posted @ Monday, September 1, 2014 - 07:31

Hood claims he heard dead brother's voice before shooting Athens police officers

Too bad his brother's voice didn't remind him of what he was doing when he was killed....

I continue to count my lucky stars that I have a reason that I can't be on that jury, should I get called.

posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 20:03

Homicide charge lodged in fatal Athens motel fire

Don't understand why it took them so long.

The whole situation is just sad though.

posted @ Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 20:07

Athens man wanted for allegedly trying to run down police officer arrested

Awww, give him another chance.....

posted @ Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 13:09

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