Posted on June 1, 2017January 7, 2018 by Linda Moulton HoweAnother Loud, Mysterious Boom — This Time in Georgia “The loud boom is odd. We had some supervisors drive around and nothing was found. We don’t know what it was.” - Athens-Clarke Asst. Fire Chief Mark Melvin OnlineAthens Banner-Herald, May 30, 2017: A large boom or explosion heard early Saturday afternoon, May 28, 2017, across Athens-Clarke and neighboring counties remains unexplained, police and fire report on Tuesday, May 30th. Subscribe now to read this report. Existing members, click here to login. Login © 1998 - 2018 by Linda Moulton Howe.All Rights Reserved.