On this week’s show guests Gwen O’ Looney with WXAG, Blake Aued with Flagpole and Lee Shearer with the Athens banner Herald discuss the firing of an Athens police officer fire for excessive use of force after he hit a fleeing suspect with his patrol car, the swearing-in of District 2 Commissioner Mariah Parker and Tuesday night's commission meeting.
On this edition of Athens News Matters, guests Gwen O’ Looney, Blake Aued and Lee Shearer discuss equity and re-segregation in Clarke County schools and efforts being made to address the issues, as well as the West Broad School and Market.
On this edition of Athens News Matters, guests Lee Shearer with the Banner Herald, Blake Aued with Flagpole, and Gwen O’ Looney with WXAG discuss the primary election results, the surprises and what’s next.
Officers from Athens for Everyone are guests on this week's show. They discuss the upcoming election, the organization’s 2018 platform and issues they think are important to members of the Athens community.
District 9 Athens-Clarke County Commission candidates Ovita Thornton and Tommy Valentine are the guests on this edition of Athens News Matters. They discuss concerns facing the district, their campaigns and why they’re running for the Athens-Clarke County Commission.