August 2019: Southern Georgia makes gains

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that the Southern Georgia region gained ground across the board in August. Preliminary numbers show that the unemployment...

Georgia extends deadline for SNAP recipients to report food lost in Hurricane Dorian

Georgia residents who receive food stamps now have additional time to report food lost due to power outages during Hurricane Dorian.

Southern Georgia lowers claims in June

The unemployment rate slightly increased, while Southern Georgia posted monthly losses in employed residents and labor force, preliminary numbers showed.

Southeast Georgia Road Work… Summer Construction & Maintenance Scheduled This Week

The Georgia Department of Transportation continues to improve highway infrastructure throughout Southeast Georgia.

SGTC Students Represent South Georgia Tech At SkillsUSA Nationals

Six South Georgia Technical College (SGTC) students earned the right to compete in the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, KY recently...

GBI Makes Arrest in Child Exploitation Investigation

On February 15, 2019, the GBI was initially requested by the Lake Park Police Department to conduct an investigation of an individual who contacted...

Waycross is Second Coastal Pines Testing Center to Receive National Certification

With millions of educational, certification, and licensure tests administered in the U.S. every year, the need for secure testing environments and trained testing staff...

McCall Named District Engineer for Southeast Georgia

He succeeds Bradford Saxon, who was recently promoted to Director of Field Districts. 

Southern Georgia posts strong April

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that the Southern Georgia region set a record in April for its lowest unemployment rate ever.   The unemployment...

Spaceport Camden Named a Top Infrastructure Project in the United States

The list identifies, selects, and ranks the priority infrastructure projects in the United States essential for creating jobs, competitiveness, and economic growth.