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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

Activists Re-enact Moore's Ford Lynching

A group of volunteers is re-enacting an unsolved 1946 lynching Saturday afternoon. Four people and an unborn baby died at the lynching at Moore’s Ford Bridge on the Oconee-Walton county line in...

July 23, 2011 - 4:48am

Congressman Wants FDIC Review

Georgia Rep. Lynn Westmoreland, R-Grantville, wants the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. to take a closer look at how it goes about closing banks. He authored a bill forcing the FDIC inspector...

July 21, 2011 - 12:13pm

White-Nose Syndrome Threatens Bats

A disease known as white-nose syndrome is killing thousands of bats every year in the northeast. And it’s spreading south. It hasn’t made it to Georgia yet, but wildlife officials are watching – and...

July 14, 2011 - 12:56pm

Nurseries, Garden Centers OK In Drought

Georgia’s last drought shut down half of the state’s nurseries and garden centers by some estimates. It was a double-whammy with the sour economy. The current drought, however, has not hit the...

July 14, 2011 - 11:41am

Contractors Plan Heat Training

As temperatures soar, construction workers are at risk for heat-related illnesses. So the Georgia Branch of Associated General Contractors of America is calling for a “safety stand-down” Aug. 3....

July 13, 2011 - 11:36am


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WORKING: Introverted Leaders

Quiet. Shy. Timid. Reserved. All could be terms you’ve heard to describe someone who’s just introverted – in other words, they get energy from small groups or being alone instead of from interacting...

July 19, 2012 - 11:36am
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WORKING: Internal Vs. External

Sonja recently wrote to our career guru about a leadership position she’s about to take at her company. She’s worried that her compensation will be lower because she’s an internal hire instead of a...

July 13, 2012 - 11:28am
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WORKING: The Boss's Email

It’s safe to say we’re constantly in touch. That means sometimes we’re sending work emails outside of work hours. And sometimes we’re getting them. From our bosses. Does that mean we’re expected to...

July 6, 2012 - 8:21am
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We’ve probably all taken an IQ test at some point in our lives. Intelligence has long been considered crucial to success in life and even a predictor of how far we each can go. Now, more and more...

June 21, 2012 - 7:42am
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WORKING: Bring Your Own Device

Smartphones have been part of the business world since back in the days when Blackberries ruled (remember those?). Laptops are ubiquitous. And now with tablets like the iPad, the Samsung Galaxy Tab...

June 15, 2012 - 8:14am