Athens News Matters Summary

Athens News Matters Summary for January 12, 2018

Jan 12, 2018

On the next Athens News Matters,  guests Blake Aued, Gwen O’ Looney, and Broderick Flanigan discuss lawmakers returning to the Capitol for the start of the session, the legislative priorities are for Athens, local activities for the upcoming MLK Jr. Day of Service and a statewide honor the Athens Regional Library System.

Athens News Matters Summary for January 5, 2018

Jan 5, 2018

Guests CEO Melinda Craig, Dr. Saman Kazemi, and Pharmacy Technician Fredric Creamer from the Athens Neighborhood Health Center discuss the organization, it’s mission, and the services provided.

Athens News Matters Summary for December 08, 2017

Dec 8, 2017

On the next edition of Athens News Matters, guests Blake Aued, Gwen o’ Looney and Tim Denson discuss changes in policy at the Clarke County Sheriff’s Office regarding ICE and detaining undocumented immigrants, plans for the construction of a creative development campus near Hotel Indigo, and recent community meetings with Clarke Superintendent Demond Means.

Athens News Matters Summary for December 1, 2017

Dec 1, 2017

On the next edition of Athens News Matters, guests are from the Interfaith Hospitality Network. They include Collisa Langford, a former guest in the program who provides a first-hand look at the impact the program can have; Executive Director Davin Welter, who discusses some of the goals of the organization; and  founding member Pastor Edward Bolan about the difference the Interfaith Hospitality can make in the community.