Watkinsville

Latest stories

1d
Athens Banner-Herald
Oconee County blotteron Lane Creek Road and damaged a tire. BURGLARY: On June 14, an Athens woman w
Oconee County blotter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
on Lane Creek Road and damaged a tire. BURGLARY: On June 14, an Athens woman watching over a house on Wellington Drive, Watkinsville, reported someone entered the home and stole a gold chain and a laptop computer. DAMAGE: On June 16, a deputy... Read more
1d
Athens Banner-Herald
Events around Athens for Saturday, June 25Athens. Free., www.jamminjog.com Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Ocon
Events around Athens for Saturday, June 25
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
Athens. Free., www.jamminjog.com Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oconee County Courthouse, 23 N Main Street, Watkinsville. Seeing Georgia: Changing Visions of Tourism in the Modern South: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., UGA Special Collections... Read more
3 related stories
3d
Athens Banner-Herald
Events around Athens on ThursdayCultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultura
Events around Athens on Thursday
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. Free. (706) 769-4565, www.ocaf.com Tai Chi Easy: 10 to 11 a.m. Rocksprings Community Center, Rocksprings... Read more
3 related stories
4d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Wednesday, June 22Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultura
Athens area events for Wednesday, June 22
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. Free. (706) 769-4565, www.ocaf.com Mr. Greg’s Musical Madness: 10:30 a.m., Oconee County Library, 1080... Read more
3 related stories
5d
Athens Banner-Herald
Two Georgia DOT contracts awarded to Oconee Countythe Appalachee River Bridge and ending at the intersection of the business rout
Two Georgia DOT contracts awarded to Oconee County
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
the Appalachee River Bridge and ending at the intersection of the business route for State Road 24, where it heads toward Watkinsville. The $2.5 million project will include milling, resurfacing, and shoulder rehab. The project has a listed... Read more
6d
Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of events around Athenscommercelibrary@gmail.com, commerce.prlib.org. Brown Bag Movie: Noon, Oconee C
Weekly calendar of events around Athens
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
commercelibrary@gmail.com, commerce.prlib.org. Brown Bag Movie: Noon, Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. (706) 769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee. Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens: 4 to 5:30 p.m.,... Read more
3 related stories
8d
Athens Banner-Herald
Oconee County blotterand two warrants out of Morgan County. BURGLARY CHARGE: On June 10, Deputy Bil
Oconee County blotter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and two warrants out of Morgan County. BURGLARY CHARGE: On June 10, Deputy Bill Parks was dispatched to Timber Mill Drive, Watkinsville, where a woman awoke about 3:20 a.m. to find another woman standing in her bedroom. The victim explained the... Read more
8d
Athens Banner-Herald
Today's eventsOconee County Library at the Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oconee Cou
Today's events
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Oconee County Library at the Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Sign up for a library card and participate in a hands-on art activity at the Oconee County Farmers Market.... Read more
7 related stories
8d
Athens Banner-Herald
Events around Athens on SaturdayOconee County Library at the Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oconee Cou
Events around Athens on Saturday
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Oconee County Library at the Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Sign up for a library card and participate in a hands-on art activity at the Oconee County Farmers Market.... Read more
7 related stories
9d
Athens Banner-Herald
Events around Athens on Friday300 S. Hull St., Athens. Volunteer Oconee! Camp: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Ocone
Events around Athens on Friday
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
300 S. Hull St., Athens. Volunteer Oconee! Camp: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Oconee Veterans Park, 3500 Hog Mountain Road, Watkinsville. Days are spent volunteering with local nonprofits and exploring community partnerships. Oconee residents only.... Read more
7 related stories
10d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Thursday, June 16Library, 300 S. Hull St.. Volunteer Oconee! Camp: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Ocon
Athens area events for Thursday, June 16
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Library, 300 S. Hull St.. Volunteer Oconee! Camp: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Oconee Veterans Park, 3500 Hog Mountain Road, Watkinsville. Days are spent volunteering with local nonprofits and exploring community partnerships. Oconee residents only.... Read more
7 related stories
11d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens-area events for Wednesday, June 15Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oconee Cultural
Athens-area events for Wednesday, June 15
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. A showcase of artwork from adult and youth members. Free. (706) 769-4565, www.ocaf.com Family Music Jam: 10:30... Read more
7 related stories
12d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Tuesday, June 14Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultura
Athens area events for Tuesday, June 14
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. Free. (706) 769-4565, www.ocaf.com. PRISM Film Screening: 10 a.m., Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment... Read more
7 related stories
13d
Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of events around Athenswww.athenslibrary.org/athens Intro to Excel 2010: 2 to 4 p.m. Oconee County Li
Weekly calendar of events around Athens
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
www.athenslibrary.org/athens Intro to Excel 2010: 2 to 4 p.m. Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Limited to five participants. Registration required. Free. (706) 769-3950,... Read more
7 related stories
15d
Athens Banner-Herald
Oconee County blotterCircle, who reported the theft of an Apple iPad valued at $880 and $160 cash. T
Oconee County blotter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Circle, who reported the theft of an Apple iPad valued at $880 and $160 cash. The suspect was identified as a 21-year-old Watkinsville woman, who knows the victim’s daughter. The suspect was arrested recently on unrelated charges. SHOPLIFTER: On... Read more
15d
Athens Banner-Herald
Events around Athens on SaturdayOconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oconee County Courthouse, 23 N Main St
Events around Athens on Saturday
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oconee County Courthouse, 23 N Main Street, Watkinsville. Athens Farmers Market: 8 a.m. Bishop Park. Music by Jeremy Lum (8 a.m.) and Scarlett Stitch Unplugged (10 a.m.). Free;... Read more
5 related stories
17d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Thursday, June 9Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultura
Athens area events for Thursday, June 9
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. Free. (706) 769-4565, www.ocaf.com. Tai Chi Easy: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Rocksprings Community Center,... Read more
5 related stories
18d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Wednesday, June 8Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultura
Athens area events for Wednesday, June 8
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville.Free. (706) 769-4565, www.ocaf.com Fancy Dancy Sock Hop: 10:30 a.m., Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment... Read more
5 related stories
19d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Tuesday, June 7Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultura
Athens area events for Tuesday, June 7
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Cultural Arts Foundation Members’ Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. Free. (706) 769-4565 , www.ocaf.com Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Network Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.,... Read more
5 related stories
20d
Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of events around Athenscenter at (706) 742-0823 to register. Brown Bag Movie: noon Monday, Oconee Cou
Weekly calendar of events around Athens
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
center at (706) 742-0823 to register. Brown Bag Movie: noon Monday, Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Bring your lunch and watch a family movie on our big screen. We’ll provide the popcorn! All ages. Free. For... Read more
5 related stories
22d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events on Saturday, June 4call (706) 797-3551. Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oconee
Athens area events on Saturday, June 4
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 22 days ago
call (706) 797-3551. Oconee Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oconee County Courthouse, 23 N. Main St., Watkinsville. The market is open rain or shine on Saturdays through the last Saturday in November. Located in front of the... Read more
5 related stories
23d
Athens Banner-Herald
Oconee will build new water tank, expand seweraccomplish something else, he said. It will divide the county into two pressure
Oconee will build new water tank, expand sewer
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
accomplish something else, he said. It will divide the county into two pressure zones, which will lower the pressure in the Watkinsville area, which is lower in elevation than other parts of the county. The lessened pressure in the Watkinsville... Read more
23d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events on Friday, June 3and bring a family member or friend. Music , Crafts and Spiritual lessons. Fir
Athens area events on Friday, June 3
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
and bring a family member or friend. Music , Crafts and Spiritual lessons. First Friday on Main: 6 p.m. Friday, Downtown Watkinsville, Main Street, Watkinsville. Searching for fun and free entertainment for the whole family this Friday night?... Read more
5 related stories
24d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Thursday, June 2Rocksprings Court, Athens. Baby/Toddler Open Playtime: 10:30 a.m., Oconee Coun
Athens area events for Thursday, June 2
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Rocksprings Court, Athens. Baby/Toddler Open Playtime: 10:30 a.m., Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. (706) 769-3950 or visit www.athenslibrary.org/oconee. Mine-Crafts: 10:30 a.m., Athens-Clarke County Library,... Read more
5 related stories
24d
Daily Mail
Survivor of deadly crash emerges from coma FIVE WEEKS laterof Georgia students were in a Toyota Camry (pictured) that ended up in a ditch
Survivor of deadly crash emerges from coma FIVE WEEKS later
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
of Georgia students were in a Toyota Camry (pictured) that ended up in a ditch on Georgia State Route 15 just outside Watkinsville 'Where am I at? I'm on 15. I'm in a lot of pain ma'am. I'm sorry,' Short tells the dispatcher frantically. The... Read more
2 related stories
25d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events on Wednesday, June 1June AM Exchange: 7:45 to 9 a.m., Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, W
Athens area events on Wednesday, June 1
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
June AM Exchange: 7:45 to 9 a.m., Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, Watkinsville. Join us at our June AM Exchange, hosted by the Oconee County Pilot Club. Free. (706) 769-7947, scaven@oconeechamber.org Seeing Georgia: Changing Visions of... Read more
5 related stories
26d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Tuesday, May 31encouraged. (706) 208-8687. Cost is $20 a person. PRISM: 3 p.m., Oconee County
Athens area events for Tuesday, May 31
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 26 days ago
encouraged. (706) 208-8687. Cost is $20 a person. PRISM: 3 p.m., Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Free. www.athenslibrary.org/oconee. Afternoon Crafts and Snacks on Sticks: 4:30 p.m., Madison County Library,... Read more
5 related stories
27d
Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of events around Athens706-208-TOUR (8687). Cost is $20 per person. PRISM: 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oconee Cou
Weekly calendar of events around Athens
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 27 days ago
706-208-TOUR (8687). Cost is $20 per person. PRISM: 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Free., www.athenslibrary.org/oconee Afternoon Crafts and Snacks on Sticks: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Madison County... Read more
5 related stories
29d
Athens Banner-Herald
Oconee County blotterlaw enforcement. ASSAULT: On May 20, a deputy was dispatched to the Dairy Quee
Oconee County blotter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 29 days ago
law enforcement. ASSAULT: On May 20, a deputy was dispatched to the Dairy Queen on Hog Mountain Road where a 19-year-old Watkinsville man was causing a disturbance and slightly injured a 64-year-old Watkinsville man. The suspect was detained then... Read more
30d
Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Friday, May 27Cost is $15 per person. Affinis Hospice Grief Support Group: 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Athens area events for Friday, May 27
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Cost is $15 per person. Affinis Hospice Grief Support Group: 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Affinis Hospice, 1612 Mars Hill Road, Watkinsville. You can contact Alex Stevens, Chaplain, or Rebekah Goodson, Social Worker. Free. (706) 705-6000. Afternoon... Read more

People in this news