Athens News Matters for December 10, 2021

Dec 12, 2021

This week on Athens News Matters, ACCPD Chief Cleveland Spruill sits down with Chris Shupe to discuss the state of policing in Athens. GPB's Ellen Eldridge has the story on the new 988 crisis line that leaders across the nation are preparing for. ACC District 2 Commissioner Mariah Parker joins Chris Shupe to discuss the movement known as "Sewer Socialism." If you missed the lighting of the Athens Christmas tree, check out the audio postcard that will take you to the grounds of City Hall where the Athens' annual Christmas tree is proudly displayed. The Athens News Matters Team wants you to have a merry, musical holiday, so check out the holiday playlist. Plus, our panel discusses the week in news and politics.