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Photos: PHOTOS: Best of ABH Preps Winter Nominations  Online Athens

These winter sports athletes proved to be the very best on and off of the field, and were nominated as the Best of ABH Preps for winter sports. [1/77]. [2/77].



Athens student questions inequities in high school fields  Online Athens

The tenacity of an Athens high school student might move along plans to build a bathroom and the infrastructure for running water at the Clarke Central High ...



Clarke Central has 12 players ink college scholarships  Online Athens

Edrin and Edwin Summerour sat at the same table Wednesday afternoon and sported chic bow ties—red for the former and yellow for the latter.With friends and ...



Fighting at Clarke Central results in 13 student suspensions  Online Athens

More than a dozen students incurred suspensions following multiple fights on Wednesday at Clarke Central High School.A Clarke County School District ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Clarke Central 9-11 Memorial Ceremony  Online Athens

Community members and veterans gathered alongside local firefighters, law enforcement and first responders at Clarke Central High School Tuesday for a ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Cedar Shoals vs. Clarke Central  Online Athens

Cedar Shoals beat Clarke Central for the first time in 10 years with a score of 7-17. Photos by Jenn Finch and Joshua L. Jones. Buy Photo. [1/25]. The Cedar ...



Clarke Central, Cedar Shoals High School students take part in early voting for the first time  Red and Black

Taking example from Cedar Shoals High School, Clarke Central High School seniors went to the polls for the first time on Nov. 1 at the Athens-Clarke County ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Clarke Central High School Graduation  Online Athens

Graduates celebrate during Clarke Central's graduation in Athens, Ga., Friday, May 18, 2018. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald). Buy Photo. [2/30].



Photos: Glads Rise Up Senior Day at Clarke Central  Online Athens

Seniors hold up signs announcing where they're going to college or if they've chosen to enlist in military *service* during Glads Rise Up senior day at Clarke ...



Clarke County School District updates: Fiscal surplus, new initiatives, awards  Red and Black

The Clarke County School District, which educates around 14000 students, recently made a series of announcements regarding budgets, new initiatives and ...



Hendersons impact still major around Clarke Central  Online Athens

For the first time since 1973, the iconic Billy Henderson – who died at the age of 89 in February – won't be a physical part of Clarke Central's football landscape ...



Clarke Central High School students protest Clarke County immigration policy  Red and Black

University of Georgia and Clarke Central High School students of all races, backgrounds and nationalities skipped class on Thursday, not in anticipation of ...



Foundation in honor of Henderson seeks to make Clarke Central prominent again  Online Athens

The old Malcomb and McDonald gymnasium at Clarke Central High School had become nothing more than a rundown facility that was used as a pass through ...



New principals announced for five Clarke County schools  Red and Black

Five community members have been hired as new principals for schools in the Clarke County School District.



Clarke Central students protest discipline of schoolmate  Online Athens

A large group of students staged a protest at Clarke Central High School on Thursday in support of a schoolmate who was disciplined for his rap performance ...



PHOTOS: Special Olympics at UGA hosts annual prom with student athletes  Red and Black

Special Olympics at UGA hosted its annual prom on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at Clarke Central High School in Athens, Georgia.



New school year a homecoming for Clarke high school principals  Online Athens

The beginning of school is a homecoming of sorts for new principals at Clarke County's two high schools.At Cedar Shoals High School, still feeling the effects of ...



Authorities investigating Clarke Central High School threat  Online Athens

Authorities on Monday investigated a social media threat made against Clarke Central High School, Athens-Clarke County police noted on its Facebook page.



Athens police seek help solving downtown assault  Online Athens

Raul Rosales was having a great time when he and his brother met up downtown last month for a reunion with fellow Clarke Central High School graduates who ...



Photos: The third annual Clarke/Oconee County football Media Day  Online Athens

High School Football coaches from around the Clarke/Oconee County area pose for a photo at the third annual Clarke/Oconee County football media day in ...



Gallery: UGA students welcome high schoolers back - UGA  UGA Today

More than 70 University of Georgia students traveled to Clarke Central and Cedar Shoals high schools Aug. 7 to welcome incoming students as they started their ...



Clarke Central teacher resigns amid probe of 'inappropriate' texts  Online Athens

A Clarke County high school teacher is under criminal investigation for inappropriate texts sent to a student, according to Clarke County school officials.



Clarke Central soccer coach Chris Aiken has team focused on and off field  Online Athens

In his first year coaching soccer at Clarke Central High School in 2012, Chris Aiken noticed his players would leave school and bring back chicken fingers and ...



Former Clarke Central student sentenced to diversion program for having loaded gun on campus  Online Athens

Kenyas Trevion Yearby, 18, was sentenced as a first offender and can be exonerated of all felony charges if he successfully completes the diversion program ...



Clarke Central student charged for alleged sex on school bus  Online Athens

A 19-year-old Clarke Central High School student recently was arrested for allegedly having sex with two underage girls on a school bus.The alleged incident ...



What's new pussycat? Comedian John Mulaney commends Clarke Central High School prankster  Red and Black

On April 3, some funny business happened at Clarke Central High School and it didn't go unnoticed.



Clarke Central student charged for sex act in school stairwell  Online Athens

A 16-year-old Clarke Central High School student was charged Friday with misdemeanor statutory rape for having sex with an underage female student in a ...



Athens teen forces way into school to pick a fight  Online Athens

A 17-year-old Garnett Ridge Drive resident was arrested at Clarke Central High School after he forced his way into the gym during a basketball game and picked ...



#FreeGabe: The student behind Clarke Central's intercom prank  Red and Black

On April 3, Clarke Central High School was subject to a John Mulaney-inspired prank, with the school's intercom system playing Tom Jones' “What's New ...



Clarke Central, Georgia star preparing for first head coaching gig  Online Athens

Damien Gary knows a thing or two about explosive plays. His resume from his playing days at Georgia prove it.Gary, a wide receiver under former Bulldog ...



Clarke Central Principal Marie Yuran leaving  Online Athens

Clarke County will have new principals at both of its main public high schools next year.Clarke Central High School Principal Marie Yuran recently announced to ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Athens MLK Day of Service  Online Athens

Community members turned out in droves and spent the MLK holiday hard at work on various projects around town for the annual Athens Day of *Service*.



Gustavo Dominguez repeats as Clarke spelling champ  Online Athens

Gustavo Dominguez is once again the spelling champion of Clarke County.He out-spelled 17 other contestants, one from each of Clarke County's public ...



Clarke Central prankster gets shout-out on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'  Red and Black

What's new, John Mulaney? The popular comedian was a guest on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on April 9. The show featured Cardi B as a guest ...



Athens area spared from Hurricane Michaels wrath  Online Athens

While Hurricane Michael left a path of devastation as it tore through south Georgia on Wednesday, the powerful storm had minimal effect on the Athens area, ...



Photos: The Life of Kxng Blanco a Photo Story  Online Athens

Local hip-hop artist Jeffrey Blakely, who performs under and goes by the name Kxng Blanco, grew up in Athens. He broke into the music scene by the age of 18.



Athens area schools boost graduation rates  Online Athens

The Georgia Department of Education announced this week that the graduation rate for Georgia's public high schools is at an all-time high.The state's ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Election Day In Athens  Online Athens

Athens mayor-elect Kelly Girtz celebrates after winning the election in Athens, Ga., Tuesday, May 22, 2018. [Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald]. Buy Photo.



Athens founder of Chess and Community recognized by Atlanta Braves, Fox Sports South  Red and Black

Chip Caray, FOX Sports South broadcaster, Life LaRoche, founder Athens-based youth development organization Chess and Community, and Atlanta Braves ...



Clarke citizen committee agrees on $300M in tax projects, but not new judicial center  Online Athens

A citizen advisory committee finished up its first round of voting on recommended projects to be funded with a 1 percent sales tax in a meeting that lasted almost ...



Clarke school board approves five new principals  Online Athens

The Clarke County School District filled five of its six vacant principal positions Thursday evening as the Clarke County Board of Education approved the five ...



Athens-Clarke County police name Jeff Clark interim deputy chief  Online Athens

The Athens-Clarke County Police Department named on Friday a new deputy chief as the agency tries to rebound from the turmoil created by the forced ...



2016 Clarke Central High School Graduation - News  Online Athens

Click here to view photos from the Clarke Central High Shool graduation.Couldn't find who you were looking for? Click here to view another gallery of photos ...



Clarke students honored with Eve Carson award - News  Online Athens

The Eve Carson Humanitarian Spirit Awards were recently awarded to students from all 21 Clarke County School District schools from the Foundation for ...



Clarke Central student with loaded gun on campus charged with armed robbery, other felonies  Online Athens

A Clarke Central High School student is facing several felony charges after he was found Wednesday afternoon on the school's campus with a loaded gun.



MLK holiday in Athens, elsewhere one of service for many  Online Athens

Many in Athens will join people in thousands of other American towns to make Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday a day of volunteer *service*.



News Features: Teachers Flee CCSD: Departures Doubled Over 2016–17  Flagpole Magazine

During the academic year, some teachers in Athens leave the profession altogether. Others move to different districts in nearby counties or to other states.



Terry McHugh  UGA Today

Terry McHugh's path at UGA has taken him from a neuroscience lab on campus to Walter Reed Medical Center, all leading to his goal to serve others as a doctor ...



Photos: Students Protest ACC Sheriff's Cooperation with ICE  Online Athens

Students from the University of Georgia and Clarke Central High School marched through downtown in protest of the Athens-Clarke County Sheriff's cooperation ...



Clarke school officials name teacher, parapro of the year  Online Athens

The Clarke County School District recently named its teachers and parprofessionals of the year during an awards luncheon.At the luncheon, the teacher and ...



Clarke Central student faces charges for having sex in stairwell  Online Athens

A 16-year-old Clarke Central High School student is facing possible criminal charges for having sex with an underage female student in a school stairwell, ...



New Georgia Possible program creates partnership between UGA and Clarke County Schools  Red and Black

Chosen students in each of the two Clarke County High Schools now have the opportunity to participate in a three-year program preparing them for the future.



UPDATE: Provisional ballots will be verified through Monday, Nov. 12 in Clarke county  Red and Black

The Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections is allowing anyone who voted using provisional ballots to verify their vote through Monday, Nov. 12.



Clarke Central principal Robbie Hooker is leaving for job in Henry County  Online Athens

Clarke Central High School principal Robbie Hooker won't be returning for the 2016-17 school year.His departure means Clarke County will have new ...



“I’m just Marty.” A visit with Georgia’s low-key future first lady  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Marty Kemp, Governor-elect Brian Kemp's wife, plans to continue spending lots of time with animals on the family's farm in Athens.



Athens' next generation: A closer look at the obstacles, opportunities for low-income children  Red and Black

From the front porch of his house in the Parkview Extension affordable housing community on Baxter Street, a Clarke Middle School student can watch as ...



Atlanta Braves honor Chess and Community founder Life LaRoche  Online Athens

The Atlanta Braves honored Athens' Lemuel “Life" LaRoche on Wednesday, naming him one of five “community heroes” from across the Southeast to be ...



Is superintendent right choice for Clarke schools? Yes  Online Athens

Dr. Demond Means is the right choice for leading educational improvements for students enrolled in the Athens-Clarke County School District.Means has a ...



Athens man accused of murdering girlfriend scheduled to begin trial next month  Online Athens

The case of an Athens man accused of murdering his girlfriend more than a year ago is scheduled to go to trial next month.Antonio T. Littlejohn, 34, allegedly ...



Clarke students walk out to protest gun violence  Online Athens

Thousands of Clarke County students joined hundreds of thousands of others across the nation Friday in protesting gun violence.Students at Clarke County's ...



Photos: Spotted: 2018 Clarke Central vs Cedar Shoals Alumni Soccer Game  Online Athens

The Clarke Central High School alumni soccer team defeated the Cedar Shoals High School alumni soccer team in their annual game at Clarke Central. [1/53].



Clarke Centrals Odyssey, Iliad win top honors  Online Athens

Two student publications at Clarke Central High School took top honors at the Southern Interscholastic Press Association's spring conference last week in ...



Clarke Central graduates ready to pursue new challenges  Online Athens

Athens welcomed hundreds of new high school graduates on Saturday at Stegeman Coliseum.About 280 of those graduates received the Clarke Central High ...



VIDEO: Athens man inspired to become teacher while in Project Safe home  Online Athens

Recent college graduate Patrick Dawalt took his first teaching job this year and fulfilled a dream that began when he and his mother sought refuge from domestic ...



A battle won: Clarke County Sheriff's Office reverses cooperation policy with Immigration and Customs Enforcement  Red and Black

Jimena Vargas Pacora, an immigrant from Peru and an Athens resident of 17 years, still fears deportation despite being documented.



Former Cedar Shoals High School athletes return to coach Athens students  Red and Black

Athens is considered a home away from home for University of Georgia students, but for others, Athens has always been home.



Clarke County high schools see increase in graduation rate, disparity with University of Georgia  Red and Black

Mixed in with the countless freshmen at the University of Georgia traveling from out of state, rural counties and the Atlanta suburbs are the native Athenian high ...



Clarke Central bass anglers club finds success in first year with Georgia's help  Red and Black

About a year ago, the two juniors at Clarke Central High School developed the idea of establishing a bass anglers club for those interested in competition fishing ...



Planning Commission recommends decision on new parking spaces downtown  Red and Black

On Tuesday, Nov. 1, the Athens-Clarke County Planning Commision met to discuss five new zoning and development-related matters.



After 45 minutes, 'What's New Pussycat' was not so new on a school intercom anymore  11Alive.com WXIA

Administrators were unable to get the song to stop playing for about 45 minutes.



New teaching methodology in Clarke County School District brings community skepticism  Red and Black

The style of teaching in the Clarke County School District is about to change how students learn.



Pop-up clinics provide free legal advice in Athens  Red and Black

Court issues, such as divorce law, immigration law or small claims might worry Athens community members, but the organization Athens Access to Justice ...



Race to the finish: Georgia Secretary of State candidate Barrow talks policy, runoff preparation  Red and Black

Election night left both voters and candidates on the edge of their seats. Now, well past Nov. 6, the offices of Georgia secretary of state and public *service* ...



Michael Thurmond gives lecture on black history in Athens at First A.M.E. Church  Red and Black

The DeKalb County CEO's 40-year-old book, “A Story Untold: Black Men and Women in Athens History” will receive an update to many of its chapters and will be ...



Smiles and tears as Clarke Central, Cedar Shoals seniors graduate  Online Athens

Tears competed with laughter Saturday as Clarke Central High School and Cedar Shoals High School graduating seniors walked off into their futures. Both high ...



Early voting underway for July 24 runoff  Online Athens

Early voting got underway this week for the state's July 24 runoff elections.In Clarke County, voters can cast their ballots at the Athens-Clarke County Board of ...



Student arrested on charges he molested two teen girls on Clarke County school bus  WXIA-TV

ATHENS, Ga. — A 19-year-old student has been arrested on charges that he molested two other students on a Clarke County school bus. Police arrested ...



Unique Camp DIVE winds up third year  Online Athens

Friday was the last day of camp for about 80 Clarke County youngsters, and as at other camps, they showed off what they'd done and learned for parents at an ...



Athens man indicted in alleged domestic violence murder  Online Athens

A 33-year-old Athens man was recently indicted for murder in connection with the shooting death of his girlfriend five months ago.Athens-Clarke County police ...



Clarke Centrals Johnson makes perfect blend of family, basketball  Online Athens

Carla Johnson found her son, Cameron Johnson, waiting in the hallway between the locker room and the empty gym after Clarke Central High School's Region ...



Seafood restaurant Square One Fish Co. to reopen in Normaltown in April  Red and Black

After four years, Square One Fish Co. is back to square one as it starts *fresh* at a new location. Square One Fish Co. is coming back to Athens with a new location ...



Athens High faculty desegregation was quiet, recalls pioneer Ruth Hawk Payne  Online Athens

When Clarke County's still white public school system accepted its first black schoolteachers 50 years ago, three courageous young women were the first to ...



Monsignor Donovan names new school head  Online Athens

Monsignor Donavan Catholic High School has tapped a Wisconsin educator to lead the school as a new school year begins.A former history teacher in the ...



Clarke Middle School students stage protest  Online Athens

Students at Clarke Middle School staged what the school's principal described as an “orderly” protest on Friday.Most of the students were protesting in support of ...



Rape accusation stirs year of turmoil and change in Athens high schools  Online Athens

DeAnne Varitek knew one thing for sure — the carpet had to go.Covering the walls of the main commons area, the "god-awful" carpet was an ideal spot for ...



Counting down the Albany Area's Top 10 sports stories of 2018 — No. 7: Dougherty, Westover hire new football coaches  The Albany Herald

The Herald's sports staff has chosen, in our eyes, the Albany area's Top 10 sports stories from 2018. Today marks the No. 7 top sports story of the year.



'Little Kate Jones': Athens community remembers Jones' adventurous spirit  Red and Black

If you ever met Kate Jones, you knew that she loved life and took risks. But what always kept her grounded were her friends, family and her faith in God.



U.S. Rep. Jody Hice announces nominees to service academies  Online Athens

U.S. Congressman Jody Hice has announced his nominees for U.S. *Service* academies.



Smooth start to new school year in Clarke  Online Athens

The first day of school for Clarke County appeared to come off relatively smoothly Wednesday as summer vacation ended for about 11500 students.



7 Memorable moments of Athens culture: Hot air balloon festival, 'Queer Eye' and more  Red and Black

Whether you are a University of Georgia student or resident of Athens, no matter what time of year it is, the city is always exploding with nightlife and events.



Former Athens high school track coach arrested on child sexual assault charges  Online Athens

A former substitute teacher and track coach for both high schools in Athens-Clarke County was arrested Tuesday on child molestation and related charges.



Clarke Countys graduation rate climbs 17 percent to move above state average  Online Athens

It's been a good year for the Clarke County School District.A year that saw its superintendent named tops in the nation also yielded another memorable ...



Seventh-grader Gustavo Dominguez is new Clarke County spelling champ  Online Athens

Gustavo Dominguez is the new champion speller of Clarke County.The Burney-Harris-Lyons Middle School seventh-grader correctly spelled "gazpacho" and ...



Athens High class of 1966 celebrates 50th reunion  Online Athens

The Varsity is withstanding the test of time in Athens.Graduates of Athens High School, now Clarke Central High School, from the Class of 1966 can remember ...



Athens-Clarke County public schools struggle to increase graduation rates  Red and Black

Athens-Clarke County has several public high schools, but the number of students coming to the University of Georgia from those schools is surprisingly low.



State Senate District 47: Republican incumbent Frank Ginn faces Democrat Dawn Johnson  Red and Black

Republican Frank Ginn and Democrat Dawn Johnson will go head to head on Nov. 6 for a seat in the state Senate District 47.



Mauldin to retire as DA if wife successful in bid for judgeship  Online Athens

Ken Mauldin might be in his final year as the Western Judicial Circuit's head prosecutor.Mauldin's course of action will hinge on his wife's campaign for Superior ...



How one impoverished public school district is making strides  Washington Post

Take a look at how the impoverished Clarke County School District in Georgia is focusing on equity and getting results.



Race to the finish: Secretary of State runoff will determine Governor-elect Brian Kemp's successor  Red and Black

Election night left both voters and candidates on the edge of their seats. Now, well past Nov. 6, the offices of Georgia secretary of state and public *service* ...



Billy Henderson’s greatness extended beyond UGA, football accomplishments  DawgNation

ATHENS – Billy Henderson might've been the best man I've ever known. I know we throw statements like that around a lot on the occasion of one's passing.



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