East Texas Middle Schooler Killed In School Bus Collision With TrainA middle school student in Athens, Texas died when a school bus collided with a train according to the Athens Independent School District.
East Texas School District Approves 4-Day Instructional WeekAn East Texas school district approved a four-day instructional week for its next school year, which would allow students to have a three-day weekend.
Bruce Lietzke, Fun-Loving PGA Tour Winner, Dies At 67Bruce Lietzke, the fun-loving, draw-hitting PGA Tour winner whose practice regime — or lack of one — spawned an often-told spoiled banana story, died Saturday of brain cancer.
72 Hours In Athens, GreeceWhat to see and do if you only have 72 hours to visit Athens, Greece
Athens Fiddle Festival Goes On After Fertilizer Plant FireLess than 48 hours after a fertilizer plant fire, that stirred memories of last year’s deadly disaster in West, the small Texas town of Athens went on with its signature event - Athens Old Fiddlers Reunion.
Athens Continues Recovery & Festival Preps After Fertilizer FireBy Friday nearly all of Athens was back open. Home evacuations were lifted,some 24 hours after a fertilizer storage facility caught fire. But despite the blaze, evacuation and investigation – the show must go on. The Athens Old Fiddlers Reunion is back on.
Athens Fertilizer Plant Fire Suspicious, Says ChiefState and local fire investigators are still trying to figure out what sparked a massive fire here at the East Texas Ag Supply fertilizer plant in downtown Athens.
Families Return To Their Homes After Athens Fertilizer Fire Many of the families in Athens who were displaced after Thursday's fertilizer fire have returned to their homes. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.