Two Georgia counties top a new list of best places to raise a family in the U.S. The data website Niche dot com is out with rankings that put Oconee County and Forsyth County at numbers one and two overall.
The University of Georgia, still aiming for an August 24 start for fall semester classes, goes virtual this afternoon, with a Zoom call that will be open to as many as 5,000 University faculty, staff, and students.
Another public hearing on the Oconee County property tax rate is on tap for tonight, at the outset of tonight’s Oconee County Commission meeting, which is set for 6 o’clock at the Oconee County courthouse in Watkinsville.
Athens has added 480 confirmed cases of coronavirus over the past two weeks: the latest numbers from the Georgia Department of Public Health show 1,741 cases of COVID 19 in Clarke County since tracking began five months ago.