On December 29, 2016, at approximately 4:10 PM, Athens Police were called to the Chase bank branch, located at 920 E. State St., for a report of a robbery. A female, believed to be the same female, involved in the … Continue reading
The following incident has been listed by Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous as a January, 2017 Crime of the Month. The Athens Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to criminal acts which occurred within the City. On November … Continue reading
Temperatures are expected to fall through the 20s tonight. This will allow any remaining moisture left behind from the recent rainfall to freeze on roadways and surfaces. This could lead to icy spots through the overnight hours and into Monday … Continue reading
The snow emergency for Athens County has been canceled. Please drive carefully some hazardous road conditions may still exist in remote areas of the county.
Athens County is under a LEVEL 1 SNOW EMERGENCY. Roadways are hazardous from freezing rain. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are urged to drive very cautiously.
FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR ATHENS COUNTY FROM 10 PM FRIDAY, 12/16 TO 5 AM SATURDAY, 12/17. HAZARD TYPES – MAINLY FREEZING RAIN ICE ACCUMULATIONS – A TRACE TO LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH TIMING – 10 … Continue reading
Everything You Wanted To Know About Snow Emergency Classifications, But Were Afraid To Ask. Is there a Snow Emergency? The snow emergency level for our county is reported by the same news organizations from which you’d learn about school delays … Continue reading
The Athens County Engineer’s Office will be closing Athens County Road 17, Fisher Road from County Road 76, Ladd Ridge Road to Township Road 1316, Stone Castle Road in Alexander Township, Friday, December 9th from 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM. … Continue reading
The outdoor emergency warning sirens in Nelsonville, The Plains and New Marshfield will be tested at 12 noon on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, with a one minute sounding of the sirens. Local residents are asked not to call local emergency … Continue reading