Day: April 22, 2015

Retired military officer gives back to his community in more way than one

Patrick Beri never suspected he would end up in jail after retirement. Although he’s not there because he committed a crime. He’s there because that is his job. Corporal Beri is from Elberton, Georgia and spent 25 years in the military. He retired when he decided to spend more time with his wife, Angela, and…

Clarke Central pitcher throws no hitter against Cedar Shoals

ATHENS- The Clarke Central Baseball team will try to extend its winning streak to three games tonight when the players take on Lanier High School in Gwinnett. The Gladiators won both games of a double header yesterday against cross-county rival Cedar Shoals. Each team desperately needed a victory going into the game. Clarke Central had…

Arrest warrant issued in relation to fight, gunshots at Athens Gardens

ATHENS– The Athens Clarke County Police Department have a warrant for the arrest of Marquavion Antone Tillman. Police are charging him with aggravated  battery in relation to the fight that broke out into Athens yesterday. illman is approximately 5’8” tall and 155 lbs. The fight started not long after a shot was fired in  a…

Bulldog basketball player Cameron Forte to transfer upon graduation

ATHENS– Head basketball coach Mark Fox announced today that reserve forward Cameron Forte will transfer as a graduate from UGA this summer. This is according the press release below, sent out by UGA today: Forte, from Tempe, Ariz., averaged 3.7 points and 2.4 rebounds as a reserve forward over the past two seasons for the Bulldogs, including…