Athens-Clarke County

13-year-old girl missing in Athens

13-year-old girl missing in Athens

Athens-Clarke County police and fire officials are searching for a 13-year-old girl. Officials sent an alert about the missing girl, Leyanna Reynolds, at about 5:30 a.m. Tuesday. Leyanna was last seen in the area of Highland Park Drive in East Athens. If you have seen Leyanna or know her location, please notify the Athens-Clarke Co Police Department by dialing 9-1-1.
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Errors found on 11,911 absentee ballots mailed in Athens-Clarke County

Errors found on 11,911 absentee ballots mailed in Athens-Clarke County

Two errors were found on 11,911 ballots mailed to voters in Athens-Clarke County. The errors were both related to the race for the District Attorney of the Western Judicial Circuit. The errors were as follows: Brian Patterson was erroneously listed as an incumbent in the District Attorney’s race. Patterson is not the incumbent and should not have been listed as the incumbent on the ballot.  James Chafin was erroneously listed as an Independent in the District Attorney’s race. Chafin qualified as Non-Partisan and should not have been listed as an Independent on the ballot.   Elections officials say all subsequent…
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