Tag archive for ‘Athens’
By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Pinellas Park welcomes a new Zaxby’s with free food during Grand Opening Celebration

A Southeast favorite for chicken fingers, wings and salads, Zaxby’s celebrated the grand opening of its first location in Pinellas Park, Florida on Monday at 7520 Belcher Road, the new Zaxby’s restaurant is More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, October 28th, 2018

Kingsmen Member, Jack Wood Sentenced on RICO Conspiracy charges

U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Jack Wood, a/k/a Snake, 48, of Athens, TN, formerly of Delavan, NY, who was convicted of RICO conspiracy, was sentenced to serve 37 months in prison by U.S. More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

What is stoicism

Most of us live our lives in the real world, which means that we have jobs, be they more flexible or not, families and friends, and responsibilities. Rational people can sometimes look at philosophy with a critical More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Accountant Admits to Stealing $3 Million from Cargill Inc

New York accountant Diane Backis admitted on Monday to stealing at least $3.1 million from Cargill Inc., an agribusiness. Backis’ actions led to $25 million in losses to the company’s Port of Albany grain shipping More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

‘Jason Bourne’ Super Bowl ad showcases Matt Damon’s return

The Untitled Fifth Jason Bourne Film has a title: Jason Bourne. Matt Damon returns in an explosive way during a Super Bowl ad certain to wake up fans for the return of the famous character. With Damon back in the More...

By Zach Jones On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Alicia Vikander talks ‘Bourne 5’ action, scope and meeting Matt Damon

After breakout roles in Ex Machina and (Oscar-nominated) The Danish Girl Alicia Vikander will star opposite Matt Damon in the next Jason Bourne film, just nicknamed Bourne 5 for now. Vikander spoke to The More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, December 21st, 2015

Matt Damon says ‘Bourne 5’ talks car chase, filming locations

While Matt Damon is on a break from shooting Bourne 5, he offered up an update on the project, which reunited the actor with director Paul Greengrass after they both stepped away from the franchise after The Bourne More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Darla Gibbons identified as woman found dead in ‘burned out car’ in Georgia

A body found in a burned out car in Athens has been identified as an Atlanta woman. Assistant Athens Clarke-County Police Chief Fred Stephens confirmed to the press that Darla Gibbons, 23, was murdered, found dead More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Tornadoes hit Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, death toll climbs

ThirteenDead in Arkansas, 2 in Oklahoma and a pair in Tennessee as tornadoes continue to ravage homes across America. “People in northern Mississippi and Alabama huddled in hallways and basements” began More...

By Robert On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Outbreak of HIV seen among people who inject drugs in Athens, Greece

Image/CIA Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was seen in Greece as a “low-level epidemic” for several years. However, since the beginning of 2011, Greece has been facing a significant outbreak of HIV More...

By Robert On Saturday, June 30th, 2012

Greek man plunges to his death from the Acropolis in apparent suicide

Public domain photo/Leonard G. via Wikimedia Commons In what many are suggesting is just another in a long list of suicides due to the failed economy in the debt-ridden nation, a 40-something Greek bank worker fell More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, June 10th, 2012
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Thief at large in Georgia with $3,000 in toothpicks

Often weird news is too unbelievable to even be in a motion picture. Georgia appears to be the epicenter of just such a story. Police in Georgia are trying to figure out who stole about 400,000 toothpicks worth More...



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