Joshua Stewart

Joshua Stewart

Host, Morning Edition

Department: Radio

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Twitter: @jstewnews

Joshua Stewart is the local host of Morning Edition on GPB Radio. He’s also hosted Weekend Edition and filled in on All Things Considered in addition to reporting news from around the state. He came to GPB in 2010 from Tampa, Fla., where he hosted All Things Considered and produced an award-winning local public affairs program called Florida Matters at WUSF Public Media. Joshua’s work has been recognized with two regional Edward R. Murrow awards and numerous Associated Press nods. He grew up along the World’s Most Famous Beach and lived throughout Florida before coming just a little north to Georgia. Joshua also reported and worked with college journalism students in Jacksonville.

Recent News Articles

April 6, 2011 - 5:00pm
A state audit finds that teachers who retire and then return to work don’t cost the state extra money. Georgia allows retirees to return to work to so that classrooms are never short of teachers....
April 6, 2011 - 4:28pm
Around the country, people are trying to quack their way to fame as the new voice of the Aflac spokesduck. The Columbus-based insurance company is having open casting calls in six cities, including...
April 5, 2011 - 4:28pm
Georgia unemployment has outpaced the nation for several years, but it’s even worse for the state’s teenagers. Teen unemployment in Georgia is 37.3 percent and the highest in the nation, according...
April 4, 2011 - 9:12am
A new initiative aims to help combat veterans transition to civilian life. It will be based at Callaway Gardens near Columbus, and the idea is to bring service members and their families for...
April 1, 2011 - 5:00am
The U.S. Agriculture Department’s crop planting forecast projects Georgia’s producers will plant 1.45 million acres of cotton this year, an increase of 9 percent. That is 120,000 addition acres, but...

Recent Blog Posts

Working and Career - April 14, 2014 - 7:32am
Ever wonder what your co-workers take home every payday? Though many workplaces forbid talking about that, new research suggests being open about pay actually makes people work harder. It may sound...
Working and Career - April 7, 2014 - 8:28am
About one in five young people in Georgia—ages 16 to 24—is out of work. For people in their early 20s, the numbers are even worse at close to 40 percent. Workplace and career expert Brandon Smith...
Working and Career - March 31, 2014 - 7:00am
People who are considered successful don’t just use the work week to get ahead. Many use their weekends, too. But maybe not in the way you think. “What these people realize is, life is like a report...
Working and Career - March 24, 2014 - 6:37am
Going into business with a friend sounds like a great idea. You already get along. You probably think a lot alike. And you likely have similar interests. It can be a great idea, if you start off on...
Working and Career - March 17, 2014 - 7:29am
Sometimes people take a job and then realize pretty quickly it was a mistake. Sometimes new career opportunities are too good to pass up—even if you’ve only been in your current position for a few...

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