© 2022 WUGA | University of Georgia
shupe_2.jpg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Athens News Matters for August 5, 2022

wuga.png

This week on Athens News Matters:

  • The panel recaps Tuesday's commission meeting.
  • Gathering COVID-19 data from wastewater
  • Affording pet food is becoming hard for some
  • NIL one year later
  • Summer reading series with ACC Mayor Kelly Girtz
  • Tales from the garden - Bachelor's Buttons
Martin Matheny is WUGA's Program Director and a host and producer of our local news program 'Athens News Matters.' He started at WUGA in 2012 as a part-time classical music host and still hosts WUGA's longest-running local program 'Night Music' which is heard on WUGA and GPB Classical. He lives in Normaltown with his wife, Shaye and dog, Murphy.
Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!
Related Content