Funerals set for Athens shooting victims

ATHENS, Ga. - Funeral arrangements have been set for the three victims of Saturday's shootings in Athens.

A service for 47-year-old Marie Bruce is planned for 11 a.m. Thursday at Warren Baptist Church in Augusta, followed by burial in Westover Memorial Park. Visitation will be held Wednesday evening at Platt's Funeral Home in Augusta.

A memorial service for 63-year-old Ben Teague is scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday in the chapel on North Campus at the University of Georgia, followed by a public reception on Herty Field.

Bernstein Funeral Home of Athens is handling arrangements for 40-year-old Tom Tanner and said the family has asked that details be kept private.



Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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