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Athens Arts League Hosts Street Party At Scout Music House With City’s Own Plato Jones
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Athens Arts League Hosts Street Party At Scout Music House With City’s Own Plato Jones

By: Holly Hollman Athens Arts League is expanding the Fourth of July holiday celebration into the weekend by hosting a...
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Athens Says ‘Willkommen’ To Couple Renovating Downtown Athens Building For German Restaurant
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Athens Says ‘Willkommen’ To Couple Renovating Downtown Athens Building For German Restaurant

By: Holly Hollman Downtown Athens is welcoming a German restaurant that Eric and Amy Miller plan to open next year...
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Pawsh Pet Spaw: Where Your Pooch Can Be Pampered
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Pawsh Pet Spaw: Where Your Pooch Can Be Pampered

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner A little over five years ago, Kimberly Gosser opened a pet grooming salon at her home...
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Boneyard Antiques On The Square: The One Year Birthday Bash And The Ballad Of Uncle Bert
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Boneyard Antiques On The Square: The One Year Birthday Bash And The Ballad Of Uncle Bert

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner For the folks of Boneyard Antiques on the Square, June 1 is a big deal. Let’s...
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Bass Weighing More Than 7 Pounds Tops Relay For Life Bass Fishing Tournament
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Bass Weighing More Than 7 Pounds Tops Relay For Life Bass Fishing Tournament

By: Holly Hollman A bass weighing more than 7 pounds was the Big Fish at the 8th annual City of...
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Jerry Gilbert: Encourager Extraordinaire
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Jerry Gilbert: Encourager Extraordinaire

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner Eighty-five-year-young Jerry Glenn Gilbert is most likely no longer hollerin’, “Go, Vols!” My guess is that...
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Youth Commissioners Participate In First Responders Program
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Youth Commissioners Participate In First Responders Program

By: Holly Hollman Today the Athens Mayor's Youth Commission participated in its first responders program. The program, held at Leak...
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It’s The Spring Season And Art Events Are Blossoming In Athens
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It’s The Spring Season And Art Events Are Blossoming In Athens

By: Holly Hollman Athens Arts League is welcoming the spring season and blossoming with creativity. Area artists are submitting entries...
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Drainage Improvement Project To Begin In Athens Elementary Area During Spring Break
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Drainage Improvement Project To Begin In Athens Elementary Area During Spring Break

By: Holly Hollman A contractor plans to start work on the First Avenue Area drainage improvement project while school is...
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Youth Commissioners Are Utilizing WOW! Sponsorship For Athens-Based Projects
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Youth Commissioners Are Utilizing WOW! Sponsorship For Athens-Based Projects

By: Holly Hollman High school students in Athens are supporting fellow teens, children dealing with grief, downtown revitalization, and the...
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Limestone County Archives Hosts “Alabama Then & Now” Traveling Bicentennial Art Exhibition
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Limestone County Archives Hosts “Alabama Then & Now” Traveling Bicentennial Art Exhibition

By: Rebekah Davis If you’re looking for that sweet spot where the vision meets the story, you can findit this...
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City of Athens Relay for Life Event
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City of Athens Relay for Life Event

By: Holly Hollman Beef is what the City of Athens Relay for Life Team is offering for lunch in March....
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The Secret Sisters Recall Meeting ‘These Kids’ Called The Shakes
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The Secret Sisters Recall Meeting ‘These Kids’ Called The Shakes

By: Holly Hollman After performing a Birmingham show a few years ago, The Secret Sisters met a group known as...
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AMLA Announces New North Alabama Ambassadors
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AMLA Announces New North Alabama Ambassadors

By: Kimberly Bell The Center For Lifelong Learning To Host CommUNITY Breakfast On January 25 In remembrance and reflection of...
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Youth Commission Learns About Electric Department
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Youth Commission Learns About Electric Department

By: Holly Hollman - City of Athens Communications Specialist Members of the Athens Mayor's Youth Commission visited Athens Utilities today...
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Special Feature – Art Trunk Sale
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Special Feature – Art Trunk Sale

By: Holly Hollman A donor has provided Athens Arts League with prints ranging from hunting themes to Christmas to ballet....
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Grammy-nominated Duo The Secret Sisters Performing Jan. 26 In Athens
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Grammy-nominated Duo The Secret Sisters Performing Jan. 26 In Athens

By: Holly Hollman Shoals-native sisters who have toured with Bob Dylan and Brandi Carlile will bring their harmonizing magic to...
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Christmas In High Cotton
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Christmas In High Cotton

By: Holly Hollman Some mothers and grandmothers will receive artwork for Christmas this year. Members of the Athens Mayor's Youth...
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Patti Malone Portrait Unveiling
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Patti Malone Portrait Unveiling

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner On Sunday, Dec. 2, Athens Arts League held its Patti Malone Portrait Unveiling and Reception. Malone...
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Home Sweet Home Pet Sitting: Specialized, Tender, Loving Care For All Kinds Of Pets
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Home Sweet Home Pet Sitting: Specialized, Tender, Loving Care For All Kinds Of Pets

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner It was just about a year ago that I was sitting in Sweetest Things Tea Room...
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