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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.

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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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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

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