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Campus Blood Drive

There is a campus blood drive today it will begin at 11 o’clock this morning and last till 4 o’clock this afternoon at the University of Georgia’s main library.

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Active Shooter Training Exercises At UGA

University of Georgia and their Athens-Clarke County Police counterparts were among the collaborators in two active shooter training exercises that took place Monday at UGA’s Russell Hall. One was done in the morning the other in the afternoon.

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Flash Flood Watch

Athens and northeast Georgia wake up to a flash flood watch with 3 to 5 inches of rain this Christmas week. The flood watch is in place until the morning after Christmas. We will also see record high temperatures this week with the mercury topping out in the mid to upper …

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Loran Smith: Fall Fishing

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Fall fishing is here, and I can’t wait–except that I have to. A busy schedule is keeping me from joining my friend, Jimmy Harris of Unicoi Outfitters, at Helen, where the Chattahoochee, which originates not far away,  runs through the Alpine themed village and ends up in the Gulf of …

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