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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.

Recent News Articles

Tax Day Is Here

Georgians still have a few hours to finish their 2012 federal and state tax returns before they’re due Monday at midnight. Tax officials report more state residents are filing electronically, and...

April 14, 2013 - 11:42pm

Albany Hospital Merger Fight Continues

The Federal Trade Commission filed a restraining order this week to try to stop any further merging of Albany’s Phoebe-Putney Memorial Hospital and the former Palmyra Medical Center. The merger has...

April 12, 2013 - 2:48pm

WORKING: The Friend Factor

Mom and Dad always told you to choose your friends wisely. Apparently, they were right. A new book looks at the influence our friends have on our careers from the teen years on. “If your friends sort...

April 12, 2013 - 3:42am

$17M Available For Struggling Ga. Schools

Some of Georgia’s lowest-performing schools are about to get some extra money to help improve students’ learning. The federal government said this week the state will get $17.2 million to dole out....

April 10, 2013 - 11:15am

Pollen Blanketing Georgia

The warmer weather that has moved into Georgia is triggering the release of tree pollen and aggravating many people’s allergies. A year ago, the Atlanta Allergy and Asthma Clinic measured record...

April 8, 2013 - 10:52am


Recent Blog Posts

Brandon says, have a plan BEFORE you go back to school. More, on this week's Working segment. (Photo Courtesy of Tim Patterson.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Back To School

“I’m going back to school.” It’s a pretty common thing to hear these days from people who are looking for work (or more work or different work). Even undergrads are doing it, foregoing those first...

November 2, 2011 - 9:23am
How do you decide between two job offers? Brandon Smith guides us this week. (Photo Courtesy of Tim Patterson via Flickr.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Deciding Between Two Job Offers

It’s a nice spot to be in: you’ve been interviewing for jobs and now two companies have made you an offer. An embarrassment of riches, really, especially in this economy. Ah, but both of these...

October 21, 2011 - 8:46am
Bosses play favorites when they’re hiring people. (Photo Courtesy of Michael Lokner via Flickr.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Playing Favorites

Perhaps we all suspected this already. But now we know: bosses play favorites when they’re promoting people. A recent survey showed bosses admit that it happens, and that it often doesn’t result in...

October 14, 2011 - 7:01am