Category: Featured Stories

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…

Organizing is a Full-Time Job

  College students can be messy, but we’re not the only ones. Grady Newsource Reporter Mary Grace Fisher learned a valuable lesson about the working world. Dr. Julia Marlowe taught her that there’s absolutely always a way to make money and do the things you love.   Clutter can cause more than germs. A mess…

Fatal Crash in Oconee Co.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iS6uNYEdcTQ&feature=youtu.be Athens, Ga- The Oconee Co. Sheriff says around 9 pm last night, the Cheverolet truck left the road and hit a highway sign before hitting a tree. Two men were killed. The driver, John David Edwards had two young kids and was a school bus driver. Brenda Colley, a friend of John Edwards, says,…

BP Oil Spill

UGA Professors who are experts in Marine Biology have been involved in many studies with the BP oil spill. The civil trial against BP began today. Invisible oil is still an issue almost three years later. There are still multiple reports of oil coated coral reefs, fish, and oysters. UGA Professor, Dr. Samantha Joye visited…

Still No Warrant in Hit-and-Run Case

Athens, GA- The flags still stand where Emily Bowman’s tragic incident took place over one week ago. While Emily faced another surgery this morning, police continued their investigation. It’s clear that many questions are still up in the air. While the blood on the scene has been cleared up, what isn’t clear is the situation…