- To the new kids art gallery space at the Athens Public Library. Take a visit and check it out.
- To the League of Women Voters of Athens County, which is once again hosting a series of public forums in the run-up to the November general election. The first event will feature Athens mayoral candidates Steve Patterson and Damon Krane on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the Athens Public Library. Keep an eye out for other forums this fall.
- To Richland Avenue soon returning back to two lanes following months of road and bridgework. The work was needed, but we're happy to no longer have to wait for lengthy delays.
- To the disappearance of the "Giant Pawpaw" mascot following the 21st annual festival this past weekend. Who steals a pawpaw, honestly?