Athens for numbers and Fork for the chance to hook a fat girl! Some buddies and I used to go to lake leon this time of year and camp for a week after finals. It was always a blast. I think Athens has a great fishery and camping so that's a huge plus! The comradery is probably just as important as the fishing.
Politicians, baseball players, high-powered corporate CEO's they all seem to eventually let us down. Nature, however, does not. Look to her for inspiration and you will learn the secrets to living a good life. The most Important lesson it would seem is to make sure you spend as much time fishing as anything else.