The Athens County Commissioners voted
Tuesday to set a cap for dog redemption fees at $30 after a local
advocate expressed concerns about the inability of some people to pay when
their dog is picked up by the warden or his staff.
As clashes between police and citizens
have dominated news reporting and images in recent weeks, most notably
in Ferguson, Missouri, a debate has exploded about the so-called
militarization of police, and what it means for communities.
As students flood back into Athens, the
boozy, lazy, hazy days of summer have come to an end for you dear
college folk, and we know you're ready to buckle down for 15 weeks of
monkish dedication to your studies.