Category: Athens-Clarke County

Multi-state Identity Theft Case Busted

Featured image: Angela Davida Miller Athens, Ga- The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office busts a multi-state identity theft case. They have signed 12 warrents on identity theft charges.  It all started around 11:30 AM yesterday Corporal Clark Sparrow was parked by 316 with another Deputy when the tag reader system in his car went off for…

Pawtropolis

If you have ever felt guilty about leaving your pet at home then worry no more. This unique place is a doggie daycare much like a daycare center for children. Pawtropolis is a paradise for animals. Pups come here to get pampered. Animal care taker, Whitney Rose says that the animals go nuts when their…

UGA professors receive more than 1 million dollars for research

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-SiUjM5VUM&feature=youtu.be   Professors Richard Dluhy, Stephen Tompkins and Ralph Tripp have been granted one-point-one million dollars to study methods that would better predict and detect emerging influenza strains. With new technology, they will be able to differentiate between different strands of the virus in minutes. This would allow researchers to identify a potentially deadly flu…

UGA Math Research

By: Brittany Chenelle ATHENS, GA – Ever wonder what makes mathematics difficult for some students to learn? Two UGA College of Education researchers are determined to find out.  Mathematics education professors AnnaMarie Conner and Jessica Bishop have received two CAREER awards from the National Science Foundation. The awards total over 1.2 million dollars to…

Check him out!

Reporters Brittany Denny and Martha Kim went to Athens animal control and made a new friend.  Baxter is a loving, tan and white Boxer who is between 8-12 month old.  He and his friends are looking for a home so if your thinking about getting a new companion the animal control is a great place…