Category: Featured Stories

University System of Georgia Statement on KSU

The University System of Georgia (USG) is looking into how Kennesaw State University responded to university cheerleaders kneeling at a football game. The USG released this one-sentence statement Wednesday afternoon: “The University System of Georgia is conducting a special review to look into recent allegations raised about athletic processes at Kennesaw State University.”  Five African-American…

Whitney Baker Howard Trial Timeline

Grady Newsource has complied major moments from the Whitney Baker Howard trial. This case begins on September 12 of 2016. That night 31-year-old Whitney Baker Howard was charged with two counts of vehicular homicide after reportedly swerving into a group of cyclists. 25-year-old graduate student Ashley Block died as a result of the accident. Howard…

Athens-Clarke County Wants Your Ideas

Do you want a say in what Athens will look like in ten years? Now is your chance. Athens-Clarke County is putting together their ten-year comprehensive plan, and they want your opinion. You can fill out this online questionnaire and share your thoughts on what issues are most important to you, your hopes and fears…

Special Election Voting Locations

Early voting begins October 17, 2017, in Clarke County. The only place to early vote is the Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections. Voters must bring valid photo identification. Early voting must take place during these times: Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections 155 S. Washington St. Athens, GA Monday, October 16 – Friday, October 27 8:00…