Local briefs include A-CC Commission meeting, Oconee Co town hall

Today is a busy day for Athens-Clarke County Commissioners: they hold a budget session at 3 o’clock and then gather for a 6 o’clock agenda-setting meeting at City Hall. Commissioners will make appointments to the Oconee Greenway Commission and spend more time on plans for the new Classic Center Arena.

Oconee County Commissioners hold their quarterly town hall meeting tonight. It gets underway at 6 o’clock at the Civic Center in Watkinsville.

Crews spent much of Monday working in Crystal Hills off Macon Highway in Oconee County: a gas leak led to the closure of Crystal Hills Drive at Wild Azalea Lane.

A Stephens County woman who was wounded in a drive-by shooting on I-85 two months ago has left a hospital and is now back in her home in Toccoa. The shooting happened on the interstate just across the state line in Oconee County South Carolina. The gunman in the case remains at-large.

Phone service has been restored in Gainesville: the Hall County Courts phone lines were disrupted for much of the day Monday.

Tim Bryant

Tim Bryant

Tim Bryant hosts Classic City Today, 6-10 weekday mornings on 98.7FM & AM 1340 WGAU in Athens.



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