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The 160,000 sq. ft LEED certified building is close to completion and will produce ready to drink beverages.

Starbucks Manufacturing Facility in Augusta Close to Completion

- Friday, April 11, 2014 - 5:50am

Last July, Starbucks Coffee Company announced their plans to open a $172 million manufacturing plant in south Augusta along with hiring close to 140 employees. The plant is getting closer to completion and has already...

Atlanta is a Top 10 Frugal Living City, according to

Top 10 Frugal Cities

- Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 12:28pm

For four years running, Atlanta was the top ranked "Frugal" city in America. Until this year. The ATL was knocked out of its #1 ranking and pushed to #6 in the 2013 Most Frugal U.S. City listing. The top...

Atlanta ranks in the Top 10 for college grads to live and find a job.

Atlanta A Top City for College Grads

- Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 9:49am

Apartment Guide and have joined together to find America's best cities for college graduates to find an entry level job along with the average rent for one and two bedroom apartments. Atlanta ranks #9 on...

TriMark's new test kitchen will employ 17 new people.

TriMark Opening Test Kitchen

- Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 7:06am

TriMark Strategic, a restaurant supply company, is expanding their facilities in Albany, reports WALB News. The company, who specializes in food service equipment, supplies and design solutions, is investing $150,000...

McDonald's has 35 available job positions they are trying to fill.

Fast Food Jobs Available in Carrollton

- Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 3:38pm

McDonald's is hiring for 35 positions at several different restaurants on Thursday, April 17th from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm at the Georgia Department of Labor's Carrollton Career Center located at 275 Northside Drive in...

Kia Motor's US manufacturing plant in West Point employs 14,000.

KIA Motors Wins Award

- Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 10:16am

Kia Motors has just been announced as a 2014 Brand Image Award winner for the "Best Value Brand" by Kelley Blue Book. Kia received the award for their stylish and fuel-efficient vehicles along with their affordability...

The Washington Post ranks 1,900 high schools each year.

Two Georgia High Schools Rank Top in Country

- Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 6:40am

The Gwinnett School of Math, Science and Technology was ranked No. 17 in the country by The Washington Post as one of "America's Most Challenging High Schools." The charter school founded in 2007 is located in...

Mr. Chips pickle facility is 120,000 square feet in the Ocmulgee East Industrial Park.

Pickle Plant Locating in Macon

- Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 12:31pm

Mr. Chips, Inc., a packager of cubed pickle relish and dill pickle chips, is locating their pickle processing plant in Macon. The company is investing approximately $8.5 million into their facility and plans to employ...

This Thursday, April 10th, is a veteran job fair being held in Macon.

Veteran Job Fair in Macon

- Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 7:47am

TEAM 26 (Total Employment for American Military 26) and the Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency is sponsoring a job fair for veterans with disabilities and all military veterans ( The event will take...

The President's E Awards honors entities that make significant contributions to the expansion of US exports.

Ga Economic Development Department Wins High Honors

- Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 3:45am

The Georgia Department of Economic Development has been selected to receive the Presidential "E Star" Award for its excellence in providing export programs and services, announced Governor Deal. The President's "E Star...


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