Day: November 14, 2016

Final Night to Voice Your Concerns

Tonight is the last chance for parents and students in Jackson County to voice their suggestions or concerns before rezoning for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year is finalized. The meeting will be held at Gum Springs Elementary in Jefferson, GA at 6:30 PM. With the expected closing of Benton Elementary School, Jackson County School System…

Hungry students get a helping hand

Studying for finals is difficult and any little distraction can throw you off. Studying is even harder if you have to worry about where your next meal will come from. This is the grim reality for many University of Georgia students. With ninety-four percent of students receiving financial aid, Let All the Big Dawgs Eat…

It’s beginning to feel a lot like fall

The cool weather is finally here and the forecast is showing it is here to stay. The high temperature today is going to reach 69 degrees, significantly higher than yesterday. High Temperatures are going to be increasing daily as the week continues. If you are headed out to look at the super moon, make sure to…

WANTED: Suspect for Rape/Child Molestation

The Athens-Clarke County police are looking for a man who is responsible for reports of rape/child molestation. On Friday, November 11, the Athens-Clarke County Police Department released the sketch below of the suspect sought. According to a post to Facebook, the suspect was described as a “black male in his mid 30s, approximately 5’8”-5’9” with a medium brown…