Welcome to Athens Power Rankings. In the spirit of sports rating systems, through painstaking analysis, we rank the top movers and shakers in the Classic City each week. Who's hot? Who's not? Find out below.
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1. Matt and Ben Hobbs
The Sons of Sawdust overcame personal pain and tragedy through—what else?—woodworking. Check this week's Flagpole cover story/photo essay for the scoop. (Spoiler: There will be beards.)
2. Mark Fox
UGA's men's basketball coach landed his team in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in four years. Have you filled out your bracket yet? Pick up this week's paper for tips from our "experts."
4. Georgia Theatre
5. Philip Lee Williams
The acclaimed local author and artist was feted yesterday in Madison.