Nick Coltrain

Caterpillar begins hiring in Athens

ATHENS, Ga. -- Assembly workers now wanted at the Caterpillar plant in Athens.

The company intends to fill about 30 positions in coming... Read more

Georgia ports healthy

ATHENS, Ga. — The Georgia Ports Authority saw a number of records set in the past fiscal year, including a 20 percent increase of automotive and... Read more

Economist sees problems beyond cliff


ATHENS, Ga. — As federal lawmakers fret over how to reach a spending agreement before plunging over the “fiscal cliff” – a slate of... Read more

Economist says Japan suggests our future

ATHENS, Ga. -- If the recent elections are any indication, there’s a gorilla in the room that neither donkeys nor elephants want to tussle with.... Read more