Tommy Valentine

Historic Athens held a livestream on their Facebook page Wednesday to discuss the history of the West Broad Street school and the implications of the planned demolition of one of its buildings.

Athens-Clarke County Commissioners voted this week on the creation of a western downtown historic district. However, the proposal has divided downtown property owners, as well as some ACC Commissioners. WUGA’s Jeanne Davis explains reasons behind opposing opinions and what the approval means for many building owners.

Athens News Matters: Audio Essay -- Athens, 1918

Apr 10, 2020

This isn’t the first time that Athens has dealt with a global pandemic and its economic results. Tommy Valentine, executive director of Historic Athens, brings us this audio essay.