Revival of retro culture

By: Taylor Bailey In Wuxtry Records, which makes its home in the congenial streets of Athens’ downtown scene, a variety of people can be found browsing boxes of vinyl LPs arranged collectively by year and genre. In a tie dyed T-shirt displaying the colorful marching bears known to represent 1960s American rock band The Grateful Dead, Tessa Higdon, a millennial, stated that she enjoys seeing others … Continue reading Revival of retro culture

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A warm welcome to Athens

By: Sydney Calhoun Southern Hospitality…something Athens, Ga., cultivates in its downtown. A warm smile and glass of sweet tea is never far, and unlike anywhere else locals are not just citizens, but a family of artists, owners and entrepreneurs. With the heart of town being the University of Georgia, Athens serves as home to dawg fans, food critics and coffee connoisseurs. Where college town meets … Continue reading A warm welcome to Athens

A new favorite

By: Coles Ehlers Everyone’s heard of frozen yogurt places where you choose your own toppings, but have you ever done that in a donut shop? Zombie Donuts recently expanded from it’s Washington, DC location to Athens and has become a community favorite. Opened recently in Athens by University of Georgia alumnus Tony Raffa, the business is built around the idea of customer’s choice and knowing … Continue reading A new favorite

Humans of Athens

By: Taylor Bailey and Sophie Nitsche The Boone Family Robert Boone and his wife Gwendolyn seemed to be enjoying a day out in downtown Athens with their two toddlers, Genevieve and John Arthur, and baby Emily Katherine who was strapped into a harness on her father’s back for transportation. They sat at a patio table, just outside of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream shop on College Avenue. … Continue reading Humans of Athens

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What it’s like to be a bulldog, as told by Jeb Blazevich

By: Tori Vincent Jeb Blazevich, serves as a tight end on the University of Georgia football team. He will be entering his junior year majoring in Risk Management. Jeb is a loyal follower of God and relies heavily on his faith for a lot of his motivation, as well as inspiration. Jeb tells us about what it’s like to be a Bulldog and how UGA … Continue reading What it’s like to be a bulldog, as told by Jeb Blazevich