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Across Georgia

...are investigating the death of a person whose body was found in a burned out car.Lt. Mike Tyndell tells the Athens Banner-Herald the car was found in the eastern region of the county near a quarry. Tyndell says the car and the remains were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-22/across-georgia
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
Man dies giving Athens police breath test

...of any force issue involved" and that multiple video cameras recorded officers interacting with Marsden. The Athens Banner-Herald reports an autopsy on Marsden's body was planned.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/man-dies-gving-athens-police
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
Little known Ga. candidates await vote

...votes cast for Charles Darwin when Rep. Paul Broun, R-Ga., was running unopposed for re-election. The Athens Banner-Herald reported that about 4,000 people wrote in the late scientist's name as a form of protest against Broun's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-10-16/little-known-ga-candidates-awai
Second person tied to Gurley memorabilia case

...McFall, a law firm in Cedartown, McFall told the Athens Banner-Herald on Tuesday.Asked if his client has talked to...on if Smith is a sports memorabilia dealer.The Athens Banner-Herald spoke to a Shane Smith from Cedartown at Georgia's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/second-person-tied-gurley-me
Reports: Gurley season over; presidential pardon sought

...week.Meanwhile, several thousand people have signed a petition seeking a White House pardon for Gurley.The Athens Banner-Herald reported Friday that more than 5,200 people signaled their belief that Georgia's star tailback, suspended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-10/reports-gurley-season-over-p
Affair with married co-worker forces resignation of UGA associate AD Crumley

...with a female athletic association employee who reported to him, according to documents obtained Thursday by the Athens Banner-Herald under an open records request.Crumley, 50, is divorced. The married female whose e-mails indicate Crumley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-25/affair-married-co-worker-for
Body found in river near Athens

...found Tuesday afternoon in Ben Burton Park in western Athens-Clarke County. Police Lt. David Leedahl tells The Athens Banner-Herald the body was partially submerged in the Middle Oconee River. Leedahl said the hiker found the body nearly a mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-24/body-found-river-near-athens
Three actively seeking appointment to District 7 commission seat

...started the weekly Athens Observer newspaper, which succeeded in claiming county organ status from the daily Athens Banner-Herald."I've been in sales all my life," he said, and able to get candidates elected even under sometimes challenging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-21/three-actively-seeking-a