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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?
Thrive Senior Living Facility On Virgil Langford Road Received Building Permit From Oconee County

Thrive Senior Living Facility On Virgil Langford Road Received Building Permit From Oconee County

The county issued a building permit for The Village at Athens, a high-end senior living facility in Resurgence Park off Virgil Langford Road
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.
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
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.
Lanes For Proposed Daniells Bridge Road Flyover Changed Again At Request Of Oconee County Commission Chairman

Lanes For Proposed Daniells Bridge Road Flyover Changed Again At Request Of Oconee County Commission Chairman

Oconee Chairman Melvin Davis asked the Policy Committee of Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study to make the change.
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.
#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.
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.”
Oconee County Industrial Development Authority Accepts Resignation Of Product Development Committee Chair

Oconee County Industrial Development Authority Accepts Resignation Of Product Development Committee Chair

The Oconee County Industrial Development Authority Has Accepted the Immediate Resignation of John Morrison, who has chaired a key committee.

"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
Daniells Bridge Road Flyover Reduced From Four Lanes To Two, Citizens Learn At Meetings Tonight

Daniells Bridge Road Flyover Reduced From Four Lanes To Two, Citizens Learn At Meetings Tonight

The Daniells Bridge Road Extension project has been altered in documents of the Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study.
Publix Recall, Restaurant Scores, Teachers of the Year, Luring Kids + Fire Death

Publix Recall, Restaurant Scores, Teachers of the Year, Luring Kids + Fire Death

Plus, K9 cop dies, metro hiring outlook, domestic violence forum + Ebola patient headed to Emory. Our top posts from the past 24 hours.