COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987
April 13, 2011

Favorite Stuff Around Town 2011

Photo Credit: Cindy Jerrell

Favorite Athens Icon

WINNER: William “Ort” Carlton

www.flagpole.com/arts-culture/william-orten-carlon-ort

RUNNER UP: The Arch

www.uga.edu

AthensFavorites-Ort_b.jpg

William Orten Carlton = Ort. has been writing for Flagpole since we started and was already an icon before that. Old records, zip codes, back roads, diners, Goss Community presses, arcane call signals, doorknob teeth: you name it, Ort knows it. (WInner: Favorite Athens Icon)


Favorite Place to Tailgate

WINNER: UGA North Campus

www.uga.edu

RUNNER UP: Myers Quad

www.uga.edu


Favorite Non-Profit/Charity

WINNER: Project Safe

www.project-safe.org

RUNNER UP: Nuçi’s Space

www.nuci.org


Favorite Festival/Event

WINNER: AthFest: Music, Arts, Film and Kids Festival

www.athfest.com

RUNNER UP: Twilight Criterium

www.athenstwilight.com


Favorite Local Radio

WINNER: WUGA, 91.7FM

www.wuga.org

RUNNER UP: WUOG, 90.5FM

www.wuog.org


Favorite Local Politician

WINNER: Gwen O’Looney

gwenathens@gmail.com

RUNNER UP: Kelly Girtz

kelly.girtz@athensclarkecounty.com

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