Tag Archives: August 2016

New Alert Athens County Signup, text ZIP CODE to 888777 to receive text messages only, tell family and friends!!!

Athens County Emergency Management Agency and Athens County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications have upgraded the county emergency alerting system, “Alert Athens County” to allow for easier signup into the system. Any person wanting to receive text messages from the system can … Continue reading

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Athens Co Rd 1A, Happy Hollow Rd, CLOSED Brady Rd to Buchtel limits Mon, 8/22/16, 8AM to 5PM please avoid this area

The Athens County Engineer’s Office will be closing County Road 1A, Happy Hollow Road, from Township Road 291, Brady Road to the Buchtel Village limits Monday, August 22nd.  The roadway will be closed from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM for … Continue reading

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Buchtel water outage Wilson Ave, Stephenson St, Fork St, Happy Hollow Rd, boil order until further notice for these areas

The Buchtel Water and Sewer Department announces that crews are making repairs to a water line break. Buchtel customers on Wilson Avenue, Stephenson Street, Fork Street and Happy Hollow Road will experience a water outage until the line is repaired. … Continue reading

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HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR ATHENS CO FRI, 8/12, 1PM TO 8PM TAKE PRECAUTIONS AGAINST HEAT, CHECK ON ELDERLY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY FOR ATHENS COUNTY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1PM THIS AFTERNOON FRIDAY, 8/12 UNTIL 8PM THIS EVENING. HEAT INDEX VALUES – UP TO 102 DUE TO TEMPERATURES AROUND 90 AND DEWPOINTS … Continue reading

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Mosquito Prevention Starts at Home, Simple Steps to Help Prevent Mosquitos

You can protect yourself from mosquito-borne diseases during the summer and fall by avoiding getting bitten by mosquitoes. Your Home Prevent mosquitoes from entering your home by making sure your window and door screens are in good repair and are … Continue reading

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Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous, August 2016 Crimes of the Month

The following incidents have been listed by Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous as August 2016 Crimes of the Month. The Athens Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to several criminal acts which occurred within the City of Athens.  On … Continue reading

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Athens Co outdoor emergency warning sirens TEST Wed 8/3, 12noon Nelsonville, The Plains, New Marshfield

The outdoor emergency warning sirens in Nelsonville, The Plains and New Marshfield will be tested at 12 noon on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, with a one minute sounding of the sirens. Local residents are asked not to call local emergency … Continue reading

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