ATHENS, GA – The Home Depot on Epps Bridge Road will hire 30 new employees. The increase in jobs coincides with Home Depot announcing today in a news release that the company will fill 80,000 jobs for the spring. The majority of the jobs at the Home Depot in Athens will go to the Garden Center. Reporter Kenna Rodgers spoke with the supervisor at the Garden Center, Gene Bobian, about the new jobs in the Garden Center. More to come tonight on Grady Newsource.