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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-
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-
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
Georgia paid attorney more than $40,000 for Todd Gurley's legal representation

...was suspended for accepting money for autographs.Details obtained through an open records request filed by the Athens Banner-Herald show the school paid Alabama attorney William King $43,301 for the star running back's legal help. OREGON...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-18/georgia-paid-attorney-mor
Mary Matthews

...performed in various productions with the Augusta Players. She moved to Danielsville in 1986 where she worked at the Athens Banner Herald for 14 years and spent countless hours volunteering in the community. She volunteered with Advantage Behavioral...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173534476
University of Georgia Bulldogs lead nation in turnovers

ATHENS, Ga. - An online headline from an Athens Banner-Herald story in October of 2013 no longer would apply: "Georgia defense near bottom of pile in forcing turnovers."A year later, Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-20/university-georgia-bulldo
No Gurley this weekend, Richt says

...school looked into allegations he was paid for signing memorabilia.An NCAA spokesperson said via e-mail to the Athens Banner-Herald: "Regarding Todd Gurley's eligibility, the NCAA is continuing to work with Georgia and is awaiting the school's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-16/no-gurley-weekend-richt-says