Local Athens band Velvet Green sits atop their pickup truck in front of Baker University Center on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.
(Left to right) Heather Withee, Erin Tommas and Lauren Nichols react to LSU's touchdown at the College Football Playoff National Championship against Clemson on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020. LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is a fan favorite in Athens for is heartfelt speech addressed to his Appalachian hometown and helped raise money for the local food bank.
Participants of the Interfaith Peace Walk enter through the Class Gateway of College Green on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019.
A girl participates in a candlelight vigil at the Islamic Student Center during the Interfaith Peace Walk on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019.
Teresa Fulk shops for the remaining amount of hand soap left in Walmart in Athens, Ohio, on March 17, 2020.
Members of the Athens Ohio Roller Derby team get equipped prior to starting their rigorous routines during for a practice held at Dow's Roller Arena in Nelsonville, Ohio on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019.