Skip to main content
Report this ad

The Latest

  • Jamie Hood sentenced to life for 2011 slaying of Athens officer
    Jamie Hood sentenced to life for 2011 slaying of Athens officer
    An Athens man has been sentenced to life in prison without the opportunity for parole for the March 2011 slaying of an Athens-Clarke County police officer, the Athens Banner-Heraldreported.Jamie Hood faced the possibility of death for the shooting...
  • Jury convicts Jamie Hood in 2011 shooting death of Athens police officer
    Jury convicts Jamie Hood in 2011 shooting death of Athens police officer
    A jury in Athens, Ga., has convicted Jamie Hood in the March 2011 shooting death of a police officer, according to various news outlets.Hood could face the death penalty for his role in the shooting death of Athens-Clarke County Police Officer...
  • Greek Temple
    Athens Greece: Where Greek travels must begin
    Touring Athens is a must for any traveler. Even on a Sunday you can feel the bustle of energy in this city. There is an underlying aura that goes back to ancient times. One feels the cradle of civilization all around you and it starts at the top...
  • View of Acropolis and Hadrian's Gate from Temple of Olympic Zeus
    How to Spend One Perfect Day in Athens, Greece
    If you only have a single day to spend in Athens, resist the temptation to rush to the Acropolis Hill and the New Acropolis Museum first - these most popular sites in the city which birthed democracy and Western Civilization, are overrun by 9 am...
  • Aludel
    Hip Hop Shop - January 2015
    This month marks the first hip hop shop of the new year. And this year, we have been given a new home. Club Underground, a new music venue in Athens, Ohio on court street, has graciously opened there doors to provide us with a place to try and...
  • Five Southeastern getaways for Labor Day weekend
    Five Southeastern getaways for Labor Day weekend
    More people are projected to travel this Labor Day, a positive sign consumer spending is returning to normal.According to AAA, 34.7 million are expected to travel at least 50 miles this holiday, a 1.3 percent increase over last year. It’s...
  • Local Band of the Week
    Atlanta Music Examiner Presents: Georgia Band of the Week – Eureka California
    Not many people would take pride in being referred to as “skuzzy”, but then most people aren’t members of Athens, GA band Eureka California. Birthed from the mind of one Jake Ward in the great state of North Carolina (I am...
  • Nice Thief
    Thoughtful thief mops floors, takes out trash before stealing headphones
    In an effort to rehabilitate the misunderstood image of thieves everywhere, a very cool burglar broke into a woman’s Athens, Ga. home last week and thoughtfully cleaned her house up for her, all for the low cost of a pair of pink Beats...
  • Paula Deen
    Globetrotting A to Z: Georgia, USA
    "Georgia on my Mind" was Ray Charles' classic hit, a tune so captivating and warm it felt like a day at the beach. This examiner had the pleasure of even hearing him sing it live at San Francisco's Fairmont Hotel in the early &...
  • Tunabunny - Kingdom Technology
    Album Review: Tunabunny - Kingdom Technology
    Tunabunny – Kingdom Technology(HHBTM Records)Music built around pop melodies, vocal harmonies and chunky guitars is what the Athens, GA band Tunabunny is known for. Taking that age old formula they mix in a few personal touches to give their...
  • The NCAA Tennis Championships in Athens
    University of Georgia to host NCAA Tennis Championships
    Looking for the ultimate tennis viewing experience?Forget Roland Garros, Centre Court at Wimbledon, and even the big stage of the U.S. Open.Tennis in its purest form comes to Athens, Georgia this week, and for almost two weeks, fans will see...
  • The Healthy Voyager in Athens, Greece
    Vegan Dining in Athens Greece
    For many, Greece is a dream destination. And in fact, it feels like dream once you arrive. Perched on the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas, the mountainous terrain and gorgeous beaches are enough to lure travelers. Add in the incredible ancient...
  • Athens Greece
    Awesome Vegan East in Athens, Greece
    Greece is like no place else on earth. It’s beautiful, so full of incredible, mystical history and the general atmosphere just feels like vacation! I fell in love with Athens and the surrounding area and beaches and am so excited to share my...
  • Doggy Happy Hour
    Happy Hour just became even happier... and fluffier
    Since February of this year, New Earth Music Hall in Athens, Georgia has been hosting Doggy Happy Hour, an event benefiting Angels Among Us Pet Rescue and the Athens Area Humane Society Spay and Neuter Center. The two hour event takes place every...
  • Casper & the Cookies - Dingbats
    More good music from Athens' Casper & the Cookies
    Dating back to the 1990’s Casper & the Cookies have been dishing out music in some form or another. One of the best bands you may have never heard of, their musical styles bounce all over the place creating albums that keep the listener...
Report this ad