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Athens Power Rankings for the Week of Apr. 20

Photo Credit: Joshua L. Jones

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.

1. Gene Dixon

The founder and executive director of the Twilight Criterium is ready to take over downtown again this weekend. Check the print edition or online Wednesday for a full guide, including profiles of local racers and the 411 on the new course.

2. The Board of Regents

The power of the purse.

3. Mike Hamby

He’s among the Athens-Clarke County commissioners who are pushing to ease regulations on food trucks. More in this week’s Flagpole.

4. Boybutante

A Marvel-ous time was had by all at the 26th annual fundraiser for AIDS Athens at the 40 Watt on Saturday.

5. Margot Ecke

The Smokey Road Press owner put on “Tease It to Jesus,” this really cool show of Dolly Parton-themed art.