Aided by an $800,000 state loan, a local company’s expansion will bring 70 new jobs to Athens County.
As students celebrated spring festivities on Palmer Street, another kind of celebration was occurring on the other side of Athens for a business wiped out by the September tornado.
A local apartment complex owner will have to pay the city more than $130,000 after the court ruled he had to pay the city’s mandated water and sewer permit fees.
Donning the “lucky” Irish sweater his parents gave him after a visit to the Emerald Isles, Kent Butler celebrated his Athens City Council primary victory last night at Casa Nueva.
Michele Papai will now have an opponent this November in the race for the Athens City Council 3rd Ward seat.
For the first election in decades, Democratic voters won’t see the name Nancy Bain when they visit the ballot box today.