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. Jill Helme
The director of AthFest Educates also heads up the AthHalf, which will take over Athens on Sunday. See this week’s paper for more on the music-filled half-marathon.
2. Mux Blank
The local performance artist and musician debuts his impressively curated Classic City Fringe Festival this week. Get this week’s Flagpole for the deets.
3. Georgia Museum of Art
Get a first glimpse at all three of the museum’s new exhibits on Friday at the 90 Carlton: Autumn event. See Art Notes on Wednesday.
4. Marshall Morgan
Georgia’s kicker scored the team’s only points in an ugly win against Missouri on Saturday.
5. Kevin Kirsche
The director of UGA’s Office of Sustainibility is heading up a new campus recycling program that he says will save $60,000 per year in labor costs and $23,000 per year in fuel. Pick up this week’s paper for the story.
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