Category: Featured Stories

Celebrating Kajal Patel’s Life

ATHENS, GA- Vanessa Flores Over 1200 helium heart shaped ballons decorated the Athens Academy gym.There were somber moments, but for the most part, her family and the entire Athens Academy Community celebrated her life after her passing. Amongst laughter and tears Kajal Patel’s life and legacy was celebrated yesterday evening. She was the inspiration to…

Ashley Stone Accident

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wf3xdC0jEy8&feature=youtu.be Athens, Ga- Ashley Stone, 20- year-old UGA student from Lawrenceville is currently in a coma from a single-vehicle wreck. Georgia Sate Patrol says that she overturned and hit a couple of trees before coming to rest on the passenger side. Ashley Stone is a third year student at UGA. She lost control of her…

Scruggs asks for retrial

Athens, GA – A new hearing date has yet to be scheduled for an Athens man convicted of murder and arson in 2011. The hearing on the motion for a retrial had originally been set for Monday. Mache Kane has details about the case. Attorney Donarell Green the fourth asked to reschedule after meeting with…

HumanKind Movement

Two Falcons players are rising up, but instead of football they are tackling the issue of bullying. The players visited Cedar Shoals high school today where they spoke to freshmen students about ways to stop it. It all came down to one word and that is friends. The two players wide receiver Kevin Cone and…