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Athens tries to keep Terrapin brewery

ATHENS, Ga. - Now, it's Terrapin's move.In late April, Athens-Clarke County May or Nan cy Denson and Terrapin Beer...agreement outlining a county plan to keep the brewery in Athens.The plan calls for the county to place $1.7 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-29/athens-tries-keep-terrapin
New Georgia laws take effect July 1

...store. The change opened the door for a store in Douglas, but closed the possibility of a boutique grocer locating in downtown Athens near the University of Georgia as lawmakers there had hoped.Ride-share services: Companies like Uber and Lyft can operate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-30/new-georgia-laws-take-ef
Ben Harbin will leave Legislature to become lobbyist

...University."I think that was a big play at the time to keep the governor at that time, (Sonny) Perdue, from moving MCG to Athens, which I don't know how serious a threatthat was, but it was a threat," he said.The chairmanship was also instrumental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-29/ben-harbin-will-leave-le
Greek debt crisis sends US markets to worst day of year

...prompted the Greek government to close banks and announce limits on withdrawals. Pictures of long lines at bank machines in Athens appeared on television screens around the world."Whenever you see any kind of bank line, there is in the back of investors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-29/greek-debt-crisis-sends-us
Scuttlebiz: Columbia County high on worker export

...day. Long, Paulding and Harris counties are the same way.The other high work-importing cities in Georgia are Dalton, Athens, Macon and Albany.The other counties in this metro area that I haven't mentioned, Burke and Aiken, are slightly work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-28/scuttlebiz-columbia-county
Greek leader leaves for crucial EU summit

...summit aimed at reaching a deal between Athens and its international creditors that would...met with his senior ministers all day in Athens and left for Brussels on Sunday evening...attended a pro-government rally in central Athens on Sun day night. On Thursday, a strong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-21/greek-leader-leaves-crucia
After big slide in Athens stock market, Greece prepares to present creditors fresh proposals

ATHENS, Greece - Greece said Friday it will present its creditors with new proposals...ever on such issues as pensions and the budget saw the main stock index in Athens close 5.9 percent lower and the Stoxx 50 index of leading European shares...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-12/after-big-slide-athens-sto
Cop fired; UGA player charges dropped

ATHENS, Ga. -- Three charges against a Georgia football player, including DUI, were dismissed last month because the Athens-Clarke County Police officer who arrested him was fired from his job.Outside linebacker Davin Bellamy was also charged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-19/cop-fired-uga-player-charges
Greece, EU executive clash on austerity claims; uncertainty keeps markets nervous

ATHENS, Greece - Greece's leader and a top EU...caused a second day of heavy losses on the Athens Stock Exchange, whose main index closed down...have organized anti-austerity rallies in Athens for today.Tsipras on Tuesday met with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-16/greece-eu-executive-clash-
Ex-UGA president headed to Pepperdine

ATHENS, Ga. -- Former University of Georgia president Michael Adams is headed...for Mary (his wife) and me," he said. The couple will keep a house in Athens and will return frequently for football games and other events, he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-12/ex-uga-president-headed-pepp