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File - Local residents stand on a hill as flames approaching at Gouves village on the island of Evia, about 185 kilometers (115 miles) north of Athens, Greece, Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021.
2021-09-19, Ekathimerini
Mediterranean nations must lead the way in addressing climate change, Prime MinisterKyriakos Mitsotakis said, warning that the cost of doing nothing was unimaginable,...
NME: Parquet Courts have shared a new song and detailed a 2022 world tour – watch the video for ‘Black Widow Spider’ below. The track is the latest preview of the New York band’s new album ‘SympathyFor Life’, which will come out on...
Dothan Eagle: ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish warship issued a warning to a Greek research vessel to prevent it entering what Turkey considers its territorial waters, Turkey’s Defense Ministry said Wednesday. The showdown came a year after tensions in the eastern Mediterranean...
Raw Story: US filmmaker, writer, painter, photographer and musician, Gus Van Sant, is now turning his hand to theatre with a new musical in Lisbon about the early career of Pop Art creator, Andy Warhol. Van Sant -- best-known for films such as "My Own Private Idaho" and...
The Advocate & Democrat: “And He has made from one blood every nation of men to dwell on all the face of the earth, and has determined their preappointed times and the boundaries of their dwellings, so that they should seek the Lord, in the hope that they might grope for Him and find...
The Daily Jeff: As the oranges and crimsons and ambers of autumn begin to move across Ohio, many day-tripping leaf-peepers will follow. To help travelers keep track of peak fall colors and more, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources will once again provide foliage updates,...
The Post and Courier: The 27th annual BorderBash was held at SRPPark on Sept. 17. The friendly rivalry event between the Georgia Bulldogs and the South Carolina Gamecocks featured musical acts Whiskey Run, Band of Oz and Guns for Hire. The Bulldog cheerleaders and Hairy Dawg did...
Voyd Wayne Webb2021-09-22
The Daily Post-Athenian: Voyd Wayne Webb, 83, of Englewood passed away on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at Blount Memorial Hospital. He was born on Oct. 10, 1937, to the late Fred and Fannie Webb. Wayne was a member of DixonAvenue Baptist...
The Daily Post-Athenian: MaryDenise “Necie” Dalton, 54, of Athens passed away Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, at her residence. Mary was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County. She was a daughter of the late JerryWagner. She was also preceded...
J.T. Carter2021-09-22
The Daily Post-Athenian: J.T.Carter, 74, of Riceville passed away Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at ParkwestMedical Center in Knoxville. J.T. was a native of Riceville and a lifelong resident of McMinn County. He was a...
The Daily Post-Athenian: BrendaMarieRussell Coates, 58, of Calhoun passed away Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Tennova Healthcare in Cleveland. Brenda was a native of Athens and a lifelong resident of McMinn County. She was a daughter of the late Margaret P. Goodman Russell, who passed...
The Daily Post-Athenian: CarolynPhyllisMiller, 60, of Madisonville passed away at 9:10 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at Starr RegionalMedical Center in Athens. She...
The National Herald: ATHENS -- The Acropolis Museum has launched an upgraded website, www.theacropolismuseum.gr, it said...