GDOL: Southern GA keeps annual employment up

Great news for our region!!

Valdosta unemployment rate unchanged in May

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Terry Thomas Foundation Donates to Coastal Pines Technical College

The Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) Foundation recently received a $10,000 grant from the Terry Thomas Foundation.

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.

GA -1st Congressional Race: Ring blasts Carter on new illegal immigration bill

Georiga's First Congressional District Congressman, Buddy Carter (R-Pooler), has filed a bill that would prevent illegal immigrants from using Americans' Social Security numbers. In a...

Southern Georgia jobless rate falls in most recent report

At the same time, the 17-county area saw its labor force shrink and the number of employed grow. All major indicators remain positive for the year.

Southern Georgia post strong March

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that the Southern Georgia region posted a strong March with all key indicators trending in the right directions.