Oconee annual banquet

Todd Henry, plant manager for the new Caterpillar plant in Bogart, is the featured speaker for the 2013 annual Oconee County Chamber of Commerce banquet at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Oconee Civic Center. Tickets are $50 each. Caterpillar expects to hire about 800 people over the next five years. For information, call (706) 769-7947.