Alleged lewd act gets Athens man banned from Oconee park

A 37-year-old Athens man was banned from Oconee Veterans Park after a person saw him standing in a wood line near a walking trail... read more

Athens man loses trumpet on Oconee highway

Matthew Wilbur lost his trumpet.... read more

Oconee man remembers when he encountered Buffalo’s cold winters

Oconee man remembers when he encountered Buffalo’s...

A ferocious Winter storm recently brought... read more

Deputies: Athens man robbed Bishop store after dispute at Thanksgiving meal

Deputies: Athens man robbed Bishop store after dispute at...

An Athens man allegedly robbed a Golden Pantry... read more

Sports author switches gears to write ‘Athens’

Sports author switches gears to write ‘Athens’

After writing six books on University of Georgia... read more

Commerce artist wins Best in Show at OCAF exhibit in Watkinsville

Commerce artist wins Best in Show at OCAF exhibit in...

Abner Cope has spent years dwelling on faces. As... read more

GBI crime lab examining skeletal remains uncovered in...

Forensic experts with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Crime Lab are trying to identify skeletal remains found recently in... read more

Train treking Englishman finds friendship in Bogart

Train treking Englishman finds friendship in Bogart

Malcolm Metcalf should be back in merry ol’... read more

Liquor and SPLOST referendums highlight Oconee ballot

The number of early voters for the general election in Oconee County is double that of those who cast early votes in the April... read more

Greek Festival in Oconee County features Greek cuisine and dancing

Greek Festival in Oconee County features Greek cuisine and...

Koulourakia is a cookie that is extremely popular... read more

Colonial Dames to dedicate marker at former horse racetrack in Bishop

Colonial Dames to dedicate marker at former horse racetrack...

A century ago, the town of Bishop was the festive... read more

David Gilstrap Memorial Highway dedicated in Oconee County

David Gilstrap Memorial Highway dedicated in Oconee County

When Oconee County Sheriff Scott Berry took the... read more