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Dog Tied Up on Porch, Truett Cathy Passes Away, Atlanta Hawks Controversy, Child Dies in Fire,

Dog Tied Up on Porch, Truett Cathy Passes Away, Atlanta Hawks Controversy, Child Dies in Fire, "Office Creeper," Publix Recalls Bagels, Mother Gets Life For Killing Child

Plus, Avalon, a $600 million mixed-used development, will open in October and a gunman wearing a 'Scream' mask robs a Georgia Waffle House.
Ga. Wow Houses: Elegant Interiors, Cathedral Ceilings, Waterfronts (And Price Cuts, Too)

Ga. Wow Houses: Elegant Interiors, Cathedral Ceilings, Waterfronts (And Price Cuts, Too)

What are the asking prices on these exceptional homes in the Peach State?
$Thousands in Jewelry, Guns Taken in Athens Burglary

$Thousands in Jewelry, Guns Taken in Athens Burglary

Athens-Clarke County Police briefs, Aug. 13.
GOOD NEWS! Pie in Face, Best Cities to Retire To, Honoring Veterans + National Merit Students

GOOD NEWS! Pie in Face, Best Cities to Retire To, Honoring Veterans + National Merit Students

Plus, local teachers of the year; best neighborhoods in GA + metro companies plan to hire in 4th quarter were among this week's best news.
OMG Police: Dead Beavers, 'Scream' Armed Robber, Antique Explosive, $62K in Meth

OMG Police: Dead Beavers, 'Scream' Armed Robber, Antique Explosive, $62K in Meth

Plus: Cab driver makes fatal intervention; Cigar store burglaries; Headstone vandalism; "Office creeper" sought.
College Recommendation Letters: What You Need to Know

College Recommendation Letters: What You Need to Know

Explaining why recommendations are so valued and providing advice on how to make your letters count.
Slain Toddler Vigil, $62K Meth Bust, Coach Sex Assault Charges and 'Scream' Gunman Robs Waffle House

Slain Toddler Vigil, $62K Meth Bust, Coach Sex Assault Charges and 'Scream' Gunman Robs Waffle House

Plus, mailing center robbed at gunpoint. Our top posts from the past 24 hours.
Coming Home to Athens: UGA Hockey Season Opens Sunday, Sept. 21 against rival Florida

Coming Home to Athens: UGA Hockey Season Opens Sunday, Sept. 21 against rival Florida

UGA Hockey's first season in Athens kicks off Sunday, Sept. 21 at The Classic Center Arena
'Rattling' at the Door; Copper Pipe Stolen; Truck, Scooter Taken

'Rattling' at the Door; Copper Pipe Stolen; Truck, Scooter Taken

Athens-Clarke County police briefs, Sept. 12.
Video of Dog Alone on Porch Goes Viral, Neighbors Attempt Break-In

Video of Dog Alone on Porch Goes Viral, Neighbors Attempt Break-In

Neighbors who thought the home was abandoned tried to break into the home in Lithia Springs.
Solar Storm: Internet, GPS Problems May Flare Up

Solar Storm: Internet, GPS Problems May Flare Up

A major solar flare launched off the Sun this week potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
$62K in Meth Seized in Barrow County Bust

$62K in Meth Seized in Barrow County Bust

The illegal drugs were sent to a Winder address from Mexico; 1 suspect has been arrested.
BBB Warns of Scholastic Supply Scam

BBB Warns of Scholastic Supply Scam

BBB Serving Metro Atlanta is providing the following information as a warning. This scam has hit 22 states thus far.
Antique Bomb Found, Murder Suspect Arrested, Mother Sentenced, Hawks Controversy, #NeverForget 9/11

Antique Bomb Found, Murder Suspect Arrested, Mother Sentenced, Hawks Controversy, #NeverForget 9/11

Also: High school lockdown; Armadillo in the house; Mom arrested for leaving kids in car; Missing Roswell boy found.
Clarke Schools Receive $20K in Grants, Music Instruments from AthFest Educate

Clarke Schools Receive $20K in Grants, Music Instruments from AthFest Educate

13 schools will benefit from music and arts grants to be used to purchase instruments and provide support for the programs.
#NeverForget: Where Were You on 9/11?

#NeverForget: Where Were You on 9/11?

“Seeing plane coming right at me. No one knew what had happened.” Tell us your 9/11 experience.
Accident While Jumping Car, iPads Stolen, Angry Assault

Accident While Jumping Car, iPads Stolen, Angry Assault

Athens-Clarke County Police briefs, Sept. 11.
Atlanta Hawks Rebuff Civil Rights Leaders; NBA Legend Says Team Owner Not Racist

Atlanta Hawks Rebuff Civil Rights Leaders; NBA Legend Says Team Owner Not Racist

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Levenson’s email is “pretty harmless in terms of insulting anyone.”

"Office Creeper," Family To Appear on 'Feud,' Cabbies Sue Uber, 9/11 Ceremonies, Deadly Home Invasion Suspect Arrested, Teacher In Hot Water, National Guardsman Promoted

Plus, the Gwinnett County Fair starts on Thursday and the reward for information in a double homicide has jumped to $20,000.
Ice Skating Fundraising Opportunity at The Classic Center

Ice Skating Fundraising Opportunity at The Classic Center

Organizations interested in ice skating fundraising opportunity invited to information session tomorrow at 6:30 pm