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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.

Archive News Articles

3 Special Elections Settled

Newnan businessman Mike Crane will take his seat in the state Senate after winning the District 28 runoff Tuesday. He defeated Duke Blackburn with 60 percent of the vote for the west Georgia district...

December 7, 2011 - 3:33am

Arts Council Gets Columbus Input

The Columbus area will be the latest to offer input on a strategic plan for the Georgia Council for the Arts Wednesday morning. The arts council is traveling the state through February asking...

December 6, 2011 - 12:40pm

French Solar Firms Visit Ga

Three French solar-energy companies are exploring the potential Georgia market for their products this week. The companies are meeting with Georgia solar-industry businesses through Friday in Atlanta...

December 6, 2011 - 12:33pm

Big Baseball, Small Town

The crack of a baseball bat could pierce the air around Valdosta and Lowndes County more often in the coming years. The city has attracted a new youth baseball tournament, and officials hope it is...

December 5, 2011 - 12:12pm

WORKING: Sharing Praise

One way to get noticed at work is to make sure your boss sees the kudos you receive from others for your efforts. Often, those come by email, which is easy enough to forward. However, before you hit...

December 2, 2011 - 1:45pm


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Working and Career

WORKING: Growing Benefits

If you’re like most of us, you haven’t seen your pay increase very much since the economic downturn began in 2007. You might actually be getting paid more, however. A USA Today analysis found our...

November 9, 2012 - 6:12am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Scary Co-workers

If you’ve been reading the blog this month, you know Brandon has been writing all about the different kinds of scary co-workers we encounter at our jobs. I won’t belabor the point; you can read about...

November 2, 2012 - 1:00am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Picking Sides

We take time on occasion to answer listener/blog reader letters on our regular Working segment with Brandon Smith. (We have a bit of a backlog on this, too – my apologies.) This week, an interesting...

October 19, 2012 - 6:11am
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Working and Career

WORKING: The Future Workforce

Staffing company Randstad released an interesting new look at the changing workforce last month. A few highlights: 67 percent of companies currently use contingent (temporary, contract, part-time)...

October 12, 2012 - 6:15am
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Working and Career

WORKING: The Public Screwup

The Monday Night Football game Sept. 24 resulted in a controversial win for the Seattle Seahawks. It also played a part in the NFL’s replacement officials losing their jobs. The public outcry helped...

October 5, 2012 - 6:21am