Automatic Data Processing

Firm wants to add 600 jobs in 3 years

The national economic scene has not deterred Automatic Data Processing Inc. from wanting to fill its new building to the brim.

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Job seekers at ASU try to keep spirits strong

Odell McCain Jr. had a positive outlook for someone who lost his job at Castleberry's Food Co. last week.

"There are some things that I've... Read more

Scuttlebiz: My own Beige Book is a brighter color

Have you read your Beige Book? You don't need to, because it doesn't tell you anything that you don't already know about the economy: The sky is... Read more

On the road again

Dan Soper flies up the ramp and clicks into place beneath the steering wheel as if he has owned the van for months.

As technicians from... Read more

Health service call center now open

When the call went out for people with call center and health care experience, Erika Widener didn't hesitate to pursue the job.

"I took a... Read more

Your economy



Fiscal year 2007 top 15 contracts at Fort Gordon:

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Day planner


- Tuesday: Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Not Just Coffee; county update with presentations by Ron Cross,... Read more

How to measure economic development

Local economic development is all about, well, everything!

Economic development professionals must bring businesses, jobs, training and... Read more


Across the area

N. Augusta man says he was robbed at party

A North Augusta man was robbed at gunpoint while he was at a party Friday morning.... Read more

Businesses help out Clean Air Campaign

Since starting its statewide campaign last year, the Atlanta-based Clean Air Campaign has established a partnership with five Augusta-area... Read more

ADP could top goal of 1,000 workers to fill new building

Everyone is now under one roof.

The newly constructed $40 million Automatic Data Processing Inc. Solutions Center on Flowing Wells Road... Read more

Weighty decision

Richard Bailey likes to weigh his options. Thirty-five years ago, the CEO of Georgia Scale Co. had a wife and three children, but he quit his job... Read more