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“The banners on the Richland Avenue bridge with photos of super-hero children are beautiful. They always bring a smile to my face. Many thanks to all those who made this possible. Beauty everywhere we look in Athens.”

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“Why did Americans elect someone whose performance is equivalent to a child picking his nose in public and then flicking the snot on everyone else?”

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“Why did Americans elect someone whose performance is equivalent to a child picking his nose in public and then flicking the snot on everyone else?”

  • 7

“What is so hard to understand about immigration. There is immigration by legitimate means, and there is storming the border immigration. Why can’t our government, both Democrats and Republicans, do their jobs and enforce our borders instead of whining on and on about trivial matters. Get bu…

  • 7

“Just wanted to give a Big Thank You to Lee Township for having the best roads in Athens County. Your hard work shows.”

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“The whole reason the City of Athens increased the meter amount in highly desirable areas of uptown is to create more available parking. The farther out you park, the cheaper the meter is. It encourages people to park a little farther out, and not to park their car uptown and leave it all da…

  • 6

“Hard summer for restaurants with two South Court Street pizza places closing this summer, and various other restaurants around the county closing. I wonder what’s up?" 

  • 8

“NASA wants to send a woman to the moon in 2024. What is the carbon footprint of this initiative?”

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“Anyone else notice that the turn lane striping coming off U.S. Rt. 33 and turning onto East State Street is messed up? Shouldn’t the dotted line separating the two right-hand turns be between those lanes? Instead it makes it appear that both right-turn lanes should corral into the curb lane.”

  • 14

“The artistic flair has once again brushed across an exterior wall of a building in Nelsonville. For anyone who has not noticed the newest mural added to the business district in town, it’s a must see. Unfortunately, in its close proximity is an eye-sore, the old Eagles building that seems t…

  • 10

“As a Christian who takes seriously our Lord’s commandment to love God and love our neighbor, I will be attending the Pride Month drag-queen events, loving my neighbors however they dress and appreciating the amazing diversity of God’s creation.” 

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Editor’s note: Now that The Athens NEWS has gone to weekly publication, of course, ‘The Athens Voice’ will be weekly as well. Assuming we receive around the same number of ‘Voice’ submissions, that means this feature will be longer. In order to keep it from getting ridiculously long, we will…

  • 4

“How or why is it that those holding 9 to 5 jobs tend to be the most politically apathetic yet tend to hold positions that generate the greater number of problems for everyone else?”