Category: Weather

Nathan Deal Prepares Georgians for Heating Bill Surprises

Athens, GA –  At a press conference today, a representative from Gov. Nathan Deal’s team reinforced the Governor’s commitment to avoid price-gauging on propane heating fuel. The Governor reinforced his stance as cold weather takes over Georgia and increases the demand for propane and the price of energy bills.  To help bring down the cost,…

Athens Mayor Says Thank You

The Mayor sent Grady Newsource an email with a double… or maybe a triple… thank you to the people of Athens Clarke County and the ones working in this weather.  We publish it here without comment: Thank you all for keeping the public aware of the current situation and providing updates throughout the day. Feel…

Athens Bars Consider Closing Up Shop

Snow day, round two. Students and parents are staying home and businesses have closed their doors. Except the bars. Almost all of the bars in downtown Athens are still open. Even as weather conditions get worse, many opened hours ahead of schedule.  As we approach the third night of the “snowpocalypse,” many don’t believe this is safe:…