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Athens thieves steal liquor, wine

...tequila and wine. The truck owner told police he believes thieves pried open a door and hot-wired the truck.The Athens Banner-Herald reports the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's cargo theft unit was expected to assist in the investigation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-01/athens-thieves-steal-liquor-
Overtime

...The violation occurred April 27 and Georgia detailed it Thursday in response to an open records request by the Athens Banner-Herald.According to Georgia, "walk on tryouts were conducted during a discretionary period. Four of the participants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-05/overtime
Richt says UGA still recruiting quarterback transfer

...situation, the Bulldogs' coach confirmed, could still have another candidate join the mix.Four days after The Athens Banner-Herald reported that Georgia received permission to contact Virginia graduate transfer quarterback Greyson Lambert, Richt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-02/richt-says-uga-still-recruit
Athens men freed from 'slave house'

...operating an unlicensed personal care home. Police said additional charges were "forthcoming." A request by the Athens Banner-Herald for police reports found complaints about possible happenings at the Landor Drive residence went back more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-20/athens-men-freed-slave-house
Masters Insider: Loran Smith

...student at Georgia and I came over," Smith said Friday. "I think I wrote a column about it afterwards for the Athens Banner-Herald, and I saw this great excitement and I decided this is something I want to do every year. So in 1961 I asked...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/masters-insider-loran-smith
300-pound metal rooster stolen

...of the Bunyanesque artwork is $3,000, meaning that whoever stole it could face a felony.Harris tells The Athens Banner-Herald that the rooster's installation two weeks ago involved anchoring the big bird in the ground with rebar stakes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-31/300-pound-metal-rooster-stol
Social media blamed for UGA meningitis scare

...confidentiality, authorities have not released a correct cause of death.Alam's roommate, Brittany Gill, told the Athens Banner-Herald that Alam started feeling sick early last week and was hospitalized on Feb. 12. Gill said Alam suffered a seizure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-19/social-blamed-uga-meningitis
Policy changes aren't enough

...taking what doesn't belong to them.Andrew Clyde won't be satisfied until that happens, either. He told the Athens Banner-Herald that advocating for changes in asset forfeiture legislation "is going to be my lifetime crusade."Congress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-16/policy-changes-arent-
Former UGA player Taylor enrolls at Alabama

...school's assistant to the president and associate vice president for university relations, said in an email to the Athens Banner-Herald. "The admissions process includes representatives from academic, legal, student affairs, student conduct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-07/former-uga-player-taylor-enr
Athens house of ill repute now a house of prayer

...Athens-Clarke County police raided the business and charged the manager with running a brothel, according to an Athens Banner-Herald story. There were arrests for prostitution and rape, drug possession as well as reports of stabbings and passing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-27/athens-house-ill-repute-now-