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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 and Career

WORKING: Dress 'Code'

Next time you’re in your closet looking for something to wear to work, you might want to consider what your boss wears. Seriously. “When you look up to the CEO or even your boss, the way they dress...

August 26, 2013 - 3:39am
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WORKING: Lasting Impressions

Boss. Employee. Spouse. For all of us, in all of our relationships, there’s one simple key to making people become your fan for life, says Brandon Smith. “Curiosity. That’s it. That’s the most...

August 19, 2013 - 5:19am
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WORKING: Bullies Get Ahead

Though bullies in the schoolyard and cyberspace are getting the lion’s share of attention, that’s not the only place you can find them. It turns out, bullies are making their co-workers miserable at...

August 12, 2013 - 3:52am
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WORKING: Reclaiming The Spark

When you lose enthusiasm for your job, sometimes that means you’re bored and it’s time to look for something new. “Maybe it’s the job. We see that a lot in this economy,” said Brandon Smith, a...

August 5, 2013 - 3:14am
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WORKING: No Bosses!

There are companies out there that have no bosses. No middle-managers pushing the work through every day. Just people getting stuff done. “The idea behind it is this: if you’ve got committed,...

July 29, 2013 - 4:05am