"Galleries filled by local artists fill the square, which comes to life on the last Friday of every month..."

The Post, regarding the Nelsonville Historic Square Arts District


Lifestyle Stories


Community Schools. In Athens County, our schools are our communities. PTA, plays, concerts, ice cream socials. We come together for [...]

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Unique Shopping

Think Global, Buy Local Imagine a shopping experience devoid of big box stores. You don’t even have to “hit the [...]

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Outdoor Recreation

Eyestrain. Back pain. Carpal tunnel. Sure signs of too much time in front of the computer. Da Vinci said, “To [...]

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Forget what you’ve heard about healthcare in Appalachia. Athens County is not the place to move if you suffer from [...]

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Child Care

Around here, everyone has a different reason for loving Athens County, but parents often say, Its a great place to [...]

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Advanced Regional Health Care

A strong health care system is vital to supporting a vibrant and diverse community. So it’s no wonder that with [...]

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Athens Arts and Mixed Media

Maybe its the natural beauty of Athens County that inspires artists of all kinds to create and perform. Or maybe [...]

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